I loved this book and look forward to the entire series Yes it is an mpeg but I like these types of books so if you don t then this book is not for you of books so if you don t then this book is not for you is Historical novels and Regency omances in particular are not my usual kind of literature Yet I have A Game of Unchance read enough of them to know what a Regencyomance feels like and this novel is in many espects a perfect example of that genre And yet it is also very different For one thing it is in an alternate eality most of the historical facts of 1814 are the same as in our eality but while the ole of women is exactly as limited and oppressed as it used to be in our 1814 the est of society and most interpersonal conditions are somewhat different As concepts for alternate ealities go this one is pretty uniue
And I Enjoyed The Book Immensely For Precisely That ReasonPlease I enjoyed the book immensely for precisely that The Bellringers Bedside Companion reasonPlease my fulleview of the second edition on Rainbow Book Reviews I loved this book and I want I loved the world and the people I know I m loving a book when I m not 50 Years of Documenta 1955-2005 reading the book and I m thinking about the it Also this book has mpreg which I love Ieally enjoy Vicktor Alexander s writing I m also waiting for another book in this world It can t come soon enough Maybe it s because I just finished Make Ink: A Foragers Guide to Natural Inkmaking reading the Enlightenment Series but I can t bring myself toead another word of Groom There are plenty of 5 4 stars Clandestino: In Search of Manu Chao reviews so it must be me and not the bookauthor My personal pet peeves below Why even bother pretending it s an mmomance at this point It should have been MF from the beginningGender fluidity There are men women and hermaphrodites No need to make it complicatedThe book is mislabeled 35% in and still to find any trace of Thin Air (Jessica Shaw, real abuse or steampunk in this book Oo A friend of mineeviewed this book and I ve been looking for a A Fine Mouse Band reason to start it for a while now I uite like the idea of this Victorian world where men were able to give birth and where men were free to marry And for the most part Ieally liked this story There is very little angst though if you get triggered by view spoilerrape scenes you should know that Lucien was attacked and was almost The Vanishing Hours raped in this book I do like how it wasn t just shrugged off here though hide spoiler This was such aemarkable Horse Sense read with such imagination and innovation in its presentation of gender Yes it can get confusing but I think that is the point In trying to decipher and keep track of the genders andoles here we see how foolish and short sighted a binary system eally is Compared. In an alternate universe in the country of Angland 1814 the gentry live lives of culture and class It is a time of courtships marriages of convenience and titles where scandal can uin an entire family Gender lines are blurred and making a good match is of utmost importance Children are born to men and women which has led to the acceptance of same sex marriages Lady Lucien Tim.
Vicktor Alexander ✓ 9 Read & DownloadAs nice as Lucien believed him to beHeath is possessive and a secret omantic we are told he s a cad and a player but there is no evidence of this since he becomes a lovestruck fool immediately upon meeting Lady Lucien Lucien is giggly naive and understanding Each wonders if the other loves him and there s A LOT OF TALK ABOUT WHAT MEN DO AND LOT
of talk about what men do and women do While I have enjoyed m preg stories in the past Lucientalk about what men do and women do While I have enjoyed m preg stories in the past Lucien pregnancy is a main source of tension and the talk of pregnancy symptoms and babies gets old very uickly Lucien is constantly sick nauseous and uncomfortable This is all very eal but not in the least bit
I was also never clear the idea of how a male woman would miss that time of the monthThe book is fairly lengthy and the plot Women of the Otherworld Series Collection (Women of the Otherworld, revolves around the various lords and ladies and servants and their doings with endless talk of who iselated to whom and long descriptions of people s personalities At one point Lucien and Heath have a dinner party and the parade of guests goes on for pages My eyes glazed over and my brain shut downThere is a murder of a character we don t know mentioned once and never explained or Scooby-Doo! and the Farmyard Fright related to the story I can only assume it s a setup for the next book in the series The few steamy scenes were lovely but I wanted of them and less of the constant talk of manners and customsIf you adore Regency give this one a try It s not a fast paced book but it is original and well written Enjoyableead but it just got too confusing with the lady and lord titles not being tied to an obvious sex but to the sexual capabilities of the person Since that is not something easil I love this genre the writing uality is good but it s severely lacking creativity Why bother creating an alternate universe of intersex people then have them follow the same old heterobinary ways In this universe only pairings that allow for procreation are legal Sex may not determine gender in this universe forehead birthmarks for the males and mpreg capable uteruses for the females but the gender Vee for Victory roles are the same Just utterly pointlessAdding a t to the beginning of existing locations is about as creative as this author gets DifferentWhile I do love a good mpreg this one was a little harder to follow with the confusing flipping gender pronouns I tried to justoll with it but I didn t love it I did appreciate the Star Wars recency aspect I have liked other vicktor Alexander books and would probablyead the next one in this series I commend the effort for something different. At Remmington and they decide to elope Before they can get away Lucien meets his betrothed Heathcliff who he is surprised to discover is also his beloved Robert Both men desire a marriage of the heart but they find out that sometimes a marriage of convenience can turn into love under the ight circumstances But Lucien has a secret and Tlondon isn't as safe as they once thought. ,ROMANTIC I WAS ALSO NEVER CLEAR
To a contemporary omance the plot is a bit slow but
it actually fits the Regency style and I enjoyed the leisurely pace I loved the twist on the m preg kinkactually fits the Regency style and I enjoyed the leisurely pace I loved the twist on the m preg kink thought it Mistress of Souls (Prophecy of the Sisters Novella really brought the characters together and as uncomfortable as it made me I understood why theape scene was there Vicktor Alexander has created a fictional Regency set in Angland where sexuality is fluid and gender is defined not by external appearance but by whether or not one can sire or carry a child Anyone born with a uterus is a girlwoman and anyone born with seed but not necessarily a penis and a sire mark on the forehead is a boyman There are thus male women and female men Males can be ladies and duchesses and females can be lords A male woman is still Chronicles of a Size Queen referred to with masculine pronouns and a female man iseferred to with feminine pronouns Confused yet I was throughout most of the book even though Alexander explains this in an author s note at the beginning While I command Alexander for flipping our understanding of sexuality and gender there were so many secondary characters in this book dozens upon dozens I couldn t keep track
"Of Them All Much Less "them all much less genderanatomyPlus this world is not as euitable as it seems Two people who have a uterus can t get married and neither can two sires Males who are women can get pregnant so there is m preg galore The writing was stellar and the first part of the book was fun Lady Lucien a male woman meaning he has male anatomy and a uterus capable of bearing children is so upset about being betrothed to the older Lord Heathcliff he finds himself in a bar looking to lose his virginity Lucien using his childhood nickname Timmy finds a willing partner in Robert who S TRYING TO ESCAPE A BETROTHAL trying to escape a betrothal his ownOf course as fate would have it Robert is Heathcliff so Lucien loses his virginity to his future husband this is obvious to the The Basement reader even though it s not to the MCs The two males exchange a few love letters and when their true identities are soonevealed they are サイコメ 2 殺人姫と林監学 (Psycho Love Comedy relieved except Lucien might be pregnant with Heath s childAll this happens in the first uarter of the book which was disappointing as the secret identity twist was engaging and then the plot comes to a standstill There is the usual hysteria over Lucien losing his virginity out of wedlock as well as meddling families nastyelatives good and not so good friends loyal servants and orphaned children At one point Lucien finds out that a man he had a crush on when he was younger isn t nearly. Othy Hawthorne is shocked and angry when he is betrothed against his will to Lord Heathcliff Eddington III the Duke of Pompinshire While drowning his frustration at a popular gentleman's club he meets Robert a gorgeous older man whom he sleeps with as Timmy A Pattern Language regardless of the potential damage to hiseputation After their liaison Lucien corresponds with Robert via letters left. ,