Anne's Perfect Husband Book Summary and Study Guide

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Anne's Perfect Husband

Major Ian Sinclair returns to England from fighting Napoleon with a piece of shrapnel in his chest which could kill him at any time. He is surprised to learn he is the guardian of Anne, the daughter of one of his officers. He is even more surprised to discover she is almost 20 years old. At the bullying of the headmistress of Anne's school, Ian plans to give her a season in London.
Click here to see the rest of this review

On the way to Ian's estate, Anne rescues him from highwaymen by hitting one of them with a branch. At that moment, Ian falls in love, but he cannot think of marriage when he knows he could die suddenly. He thinks Anne deserves a younger healthy man. But Anne does not want another man, she decides that Ian is her perfect husband. Ian tries not to give into his love for Anne and keeps trying to find Anne suitors. Anne has to convince Ian she only wants him and would rather be a spinster than marry someone else.
The review of this Book prepared by L. Watson

Chapter Analysis of Anne's Perfect Husband

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   Regency era Forbidden/mismatched love?    -   Yes How mismatched?    -   old guy loving young gal Difficult/unusual lover?    -   Yes How difficult?    -   disabled/ugly If one lover chases another...    -   she chases after him

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   infantry soldier Age/status:    -   20's-30's Unusual characteristics?    -   Physically sick

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   a teen Unusual characteristics:    -   Very shy


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Misc setting    -   Fancy Mansion

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment What % of story is romance related?    -   90% Focus of story    -   equally on him and her How much dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

Books with storylines, themes & endings like Anne's Perfect Husband

Gayle Wilson Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian