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A Love by Any MeasureHe wedding however she’s in dire straits Rent on the cottage she and her father share is due but there simply isn’t the money to pay Driven to desperation Maeve hopes Lord Grayson her childhood chum turned dashing English rogue will prove lenient when she comes seeking clemency The temptation presented proves too much and August offers Maeve a compromise should she permit him twice as long on each succeeding visit to do whatever he wishes in pursuit of his pleasure he On hold at 65%I had to put this one on hold I did not like the direction it was goingview spoilerThe heroine has sex with the hero then shortly has sex with the guy she is engaged to With flashbacks we find out there is a child I am not sure if the heroine keeps the information of who the father is from the hero but I do not like when characters do that hide spoiler

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EPUB ↠ MOBI A Love by Any Measure î » GYMAPPAREL Ê ❰PDF❯ ✪ A Love by Any Measure Author Killian McRae – Gym-apparel.co.uk An Irish lass An English lord A love that overcomes all boundaries August Grayson has secretly dreamt of the girl living on his family’s Irish estate since cWill consider her rent paid Starting with a mere five seconds pulses soon out race the ticking clock as August’s desires become Maeve’s own Passion blinds them to the challenges closing in on both the Irish and English fronts threatening to destroy the love they’ve discovered Working to bridge that which divides them tempting fate with each stolen kiss and torn between desire and obligation Maeve and August must strive to overcome all and find a love by any measure uick Take Fans of sprawling epic romances are bound to love this book I loved the emotional buildup of the first half but had trouble buying into the plot developments of the second It's not for the impatient nor for those who prefer that their main characters be without deep flaws and baggage But by golly it's a fascinating storyReviewI'm kind of in awe of Killian McRae How she comes up with her book concepts I don't know But she's definitely adept at taking a simple premise and making it into something epic She did it in her debut novel 122112 the title of which some give a clue about the topic Here in A Love by Any Measure she takes the idea of a single bargain between two people and slaps some legs on that puppy to take it across many years and many locations Don't be fooled by the fact that there's only a line or so at the end of the blurb above that hints at complex intrigue All told this book is nothing if not epicHaving a basic familiarity with Irish history during the latter half of the 19th century while not reuired provides some added import to the motivations and behaviors of the book's characters Even without prior knowledge of the historical events it's very clear that identity and social standing had very special importance to people of this era for various reasons And it's because of the status and identity that August Greyson begins the whole thread of his bargain with Maeve O'ConnorAugust and Maeve's interactions in the first section of this book are positively addictive Maeve detests the man and yet she's drawn to him August seems like a right jackass for even starting his agreement and while his narrative perspective is not revealed until well into the book his motivations are so complex his feelings much than might be initially assumed I loved the interplay between the two which lived somewhere on that thin line between love anger and lust uite compelling emotionally turbulent stuffI very much appreciated that it was difficult to guess what might come next Just when an expectation was starting to form it'd be blown away by some unseen plot development In the first half of the book such twists grabbed be and kept me glued to the page I must admit however that some of those same types of developments in the second half of the book made be a bit exasperated than anything else ^^As a matter of fact I'd mentally separated the book into two halves Whereas the first half feels intimate and character based on a smaller scale and arguably realistic the second half is very much a huge sensational tale Think The Matrix as compared to The Matrix Revolutions Given the relative realism of the first section the second felt a bit theatrical and I had trouble buying into the story and accepting that the characters would behave they did The second half also has what I like to call Tarantino style plot development; punchline first explanation much later If you've seen the film Pulp Fiction you'll know what I mean ^^ As such it reuired a good dose of patience to get through All told if someone were to tell me that the two halves of A Love were in fact different books I'd believe them in a minuteI wouldn't count the aforementioned reservations as a reason not the read the book however I'd simply say that one should be patient enough to let the story unfold as it does Overall it's a touching and very powerful love story It's got so much range that one is bound to be caught in some part of its spell

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An Irish lass An English lord A love that overcomes all boundaries August Grayson has secretly dreamt of the girl living on his family’s Irish estate since childhoods spent together in Killarney Now a proper Lord of the British Empire he knows that Maeve could never be than just a distant fantasy Still if only Maeve O’Connor owns nothing in this world but her good name which proves just enough to win a proposal for a marriage of convenience to a good Irish lad Until t FREE TODAY 8 16 13 on link Free Review AWESOME HISTORICAL ROMANCE45 STARS out of 5Genre Historical Romance Setting IrelandThis book starts with an arrangement Maeve O'Connor has lived on Middle Lake in her families cottage her whole life Her family has been there for generations and she one day hopes to raise her children on this land Her mother has passed away so it is now just her and Rory her father They are currently behind on rent When Maeve goes to see the middle man for an extension when she runs into Lord Grayson himself The land owner The two make an arrangement one that puts Maeve's reputation and virginity at risk We have an understanding then?Lord Grayson sneered as his prideful bemused eyes took in her frame from tip to toe It might as well have been his hands that catalogued her every feature so astute was his examinationMaeve shuddered at the thought His hands With that to which she had just agreed it wouldn't be long she supposed until his hands and not just his eyes explored her on all sides and in all measuresAs children August Grayson and Maeve O'Connor were best friends They ran and played along the country side until the day of the kiss On that day everything changedAs adults society and it's standards keep these two apart for he is an English Lord and she is just a poor Irish commoner Well society kept them apart up until the minute Maeve came looking for an extension and August took advantage of her situation He jumps at the opportunity to have Maeve but can we blame him? After all he is in love with her He has secrets he knows this is wrong he would be taking advantage of herShe knows she should not do this she is engaged to be marriedHowever the two agree anyway Starting a web of lies and betrayal that will cause nothing but broken hearts and pain all the way aroundAnd just when you think the pain has subsided something happens that causes pain and brings deathWords are spokenMistakes are madeBetrayal comes in and wrecks havoc AGAINThoughtsIf you are in to Historical Romance then you need to read this book I thoroughly enjoyed it This book challenges tradition and boundaries set by society It shows how obtuse and ignorant people can be The bigotry alone had me foaming at the mouth in anger No worries I got my HEA And it was BEAUTIFUL because love has no boundariesI loved this book Read itMy RatingsCharacters LovableWriting Style GoodPlotStoryline SavorySteam Factor MediumModerately steamyOverall I loved it Read itNow go forth and read Then tell us all about it on Goodreads