- Author Grace Hitchcock
- Release Date January 4, 2022
- Publisher Bethany House Publishers
- ISBN/ASIN B09B314WZJ
- Our Rating
- Reviewed by Michele Rioli
If you like reading exquisite romantic stories that are addictive, HER DARLING MR. DAY delivers! This is the second book in the American Royalty series. It stars, lovely, Flora Wingfield, who aspires to be an independent woman. With the wealth her father is willing to bestow on her dowry when wed, her future is set. Shockingly, her father declares he wants all his daughters married by the end of summer. Why does he want them all wed so fast?
Flora harbors intense feelings for a certain eligible gentleman, dashing, dutiful, Theodore Day. She secretly wants to marry her best friend Teddy. She convinces her parents to vacation in New Orleans at her aunt’s. That way she can finagle a plan to snag Teddy. Will Flora succeed?
Teddy lost out in a contest to wed Willow Dupre, a close friend of Flora’s. He doesn’t want another broken heart after the unsettling rejection. Theodore focuses all his attention on the family business of building luxury river boats. He competes against his brother to garner the most sales, because by summer’s end the winner will manage the company. Does he succeed?
Theodore isn’t in the market for love. Although, the single ladies of New Orleans swarm him determined to snare him, after his engagement ended. Who will ultimately catch Teddy’s heart? Does clever, compelling Flora win him over with her beauty and brains?
Satisfying, suspenseful and hilarious, HER DARLING MR. DAY is stunning! The story took my breath away as I laughed, sighed and speedily read into the night. This is one perfect romance filled with adventure, colorful characters, scary situations, and style. Ms. Hitchcock has perfectly penned another successful story. Flora and Theodore are steadfast friends. However, Flora wants to take it to the next level. Does Teddy fall in love with her despite his fragile heart? I absolutely loved this breezy, cheeky, divine book! HER DARLING MR. DAY is a perfectly seasoned, second chance love story!