|Plot Summary of The Reluctant Widow|
When she accidentally steps into the wrong carriage, Elinor is persuaded by Lord Carlyon to help him not to inherit his cousin's estate.
Married at midnight and widowed at dawn, Elinor overnight becomes the mistress to an encumbered estate and receiver of late night guests, agents of Bonaparte. As she and her new cousins become acquainted, they try to solve the many mysteries that have sprung up in the light of her husband's death. Everything becomes more complicated when Elinor becomes attached to Lord Carlyon, but will he deem Elinor, previously a governess, too lowly to reciprocate the feelings?
This synopsis report prepared by M. Cole
|Chapter Analysis of The Reluctant Widow|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Time/era of story
- Regency era
- royalty loving nonroyalty
- chased by/chasing kidnapper/killer
Main Male Character
Small town people:
- nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee
- Fancy Mansion
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
What % of story is romance related?
Weird Victorian/Shakespearean English?
Focus of story
How much dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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