My Last Duchess (download or Read) Author Daisy Goodwin


  • Hardcover
  • 468
  • My Last Duchess
  • Daisy Goodwin
  • English
  • 13 March 2018
  • 9780312658656

10 thoughts on “My Last Duchess

  1. says:

    There are 3 things that happened in this book that made it an impossibility to take it remotely seriously even if the rest of the book had been the pinnacle of sophisticated literature it wasn't Yes within 15 pages we hav

  2. says:

    Honestly I didn't enjoy this book I hated Cora and what was with Ivo and his menopausal mood swings?And all this calling people just 'Duke' or 'Duchess' when addressing them is absolutely horrid I cannot believe that I actually read this through Spoilers follow sort ofI can't ruin the plot there isn't oneI can't ruin the ending it just stopsThere was one character that I liked in that entire book and that was Bertha t

  3. says:

    I haven't really fully made my mind up about this bookIt wasn't a Mills and Boon type of book it was filled out than that and was over 400 pages However if you were to ask me how it was filled out I am at a slight loss how to answe

  4. says:

    what a waste of time I would like to go back and read Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton to see why a book like that sticks with me and a

  5. says:

    I just loved this book It was so up my alley Two of my favorite books are Gone With the Wind and Forever Amber and this was sort of a mash up of those Okay this was not as a sweeping saga as those two books but it borrowed elements from them There may have been nothing really new offered here but I don't care It was the exact kind of story that keeps me turning the pages and removes me from the drudgery of h

  6. says:

    Slightly tepid period yarn that falls between the two stools of Romantic and 'Literary' fiction Clearly inspired by the likes of Wharton Waugh and Austen indeed in thrall to them the novel simply warms over themes

  7. says:

    Possibly the soapiest dish of a book I've ever read If you're feeling Downton Abbey withdrawls this is the book for you

  8. says:

    Oh Cora can you believe that there are some things in life that can't be bought?Cora Cash has it all youth beauty money and fame Her family is one of the most known and recognized and their wealth far surpasses that of the majority With a lavish lifestyle and wanting for nothing Cora should be set for life except that there is something that her mother wants for herself so than her daughter that can not be bought a title With this in min

  9. says:

    I really really hate Ivo and Jim How dare Ivo be so angry when he caused his wife to run into social problems by witholding information that would have made her cautious He keeps claiming to love her but then not only doesn't help her when she becomes hurt by his effort to hide his own indiscretions but become

  10. says:

    This book is a complete train wreck Cora goes from a witty character to a complete bore and a foolShe is completely oblivious to the Dukes rendezvous with Charlotte even after she is told that the Duke has cheated from three people Also the Duke escorts Charlotte in front of Cora and everyone else making it obvious that they are lovers Once Jim tells about Cora's plans to leave him then he explains himself g

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Hing is uite as it seems however Ivo is withdrawn and secretive and the English social scene is full of traps and betrayals Money Cora soon learns cannot buy everything as she must decide what is truly worth the price in her life and her marria. Oh Cora can you believe that there are some things in life that can t be boughtCora Cash has it all youth beauty money and fame Her family is one o

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The turn of the twentieth century to seek a titled husband beautiful vivacious Cora Cash whose family mansion in Newport dwarfs the Vanderbilts' suddenly finds herself Duchess of Wareham married to Ivo the most eligible bachelor in England Not. I just loved this book It was so up my alley Two of my favorite books are Gone With the Wind and Forever Amber and this was sort of a mash up of tho

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Witty moving and brilliantly entertaining The American Heiress marks the debut of a glorious storyteller who brings a fresh new spirit to the world of Edith Wharton and Henry JamesBe careful what you wish for Traveling abroad with her mother at. I haven t really fully made my mind up about this bookIt wasn t a Mills and Boon type of book it was filled out than that and was over 400 pages Ho


About the Author: Daisy Goodwin

DAISY GOODWIN a Harkness scholar who attended Columbia University’s film school after earning a degree in history at Cambridge University is a leading television producer in the UK Her poetry anthologies including 101 Poems That Could Save Your Life have introduced many new readers to the pleasures of poetry and she was Chair of the judging panel of the 2010 Orange Prize for Fiction That w