How to Tame a Willful Wife (Shakespeare In Love, book 1) by Christy English – book cover, description, publication history. Romance? Sexual tension? Strong women? Intrigue? If so, you will love Christy English’s historical romance novel How To Tame A Willful Wife. From the blurb: How To Tame A Willful Wife: 1. Forbid her from riding astride 2. Hide her dueling sword 3. Burn all her breeches and buy her.

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Regardless of how fetching she looks in breeches. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Caroline was a fantastic heroine. How to Tame a Willful Wife was good, quite lovely.

She’s headstrong and used to doing as she likes – but then so are thousands of other romantic heroines.

He has gone chrisry caring for the soldiers under his command from the continental war against Napoleon.

Book Review: “How To Tame A Willful Wife” by Christy English

Yes, husbands frequently had mistresses. Oct 31, Caz rated it it was ok Shelves: Always like a strong heroine. Oct 26, Crystal rated it it was amazing Shelves: I do not understand you. But in spite of their stubbornness, you could see their hearts for each other gradually change and hopefully not change too late.


How to Tame a Willful Wife

My Shakespeare is sketchy at best … I just enjoyed this story! I love that play even though the husband is very autocratic and annoying.

That is, until arriving at the Baron’s estate and witnessing the shameless behavior of this so-called daughter. The characters in their environments and with each other are really what make the book.

Caroline is not your typical heroine.

Book Review: “How To Tame A Willful Wife” by Christy English – Queen Anne Boleyn

Regardless of how fetching she looks in breeches. Anthony is a fascinating hero: But in order for him to function as a romantic hero, he has to have a few redeeming qualities, or the reader has to be able to see some developments in his character throughout the course of the story to indicate that he is capable of self-reflection and change; that there is at least the possibilty that he and his lady-love will continue to be happy after the story has ended.

She has been raised to be somewhat independent, to protect herself, and to speak her mind.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment. Nonetheless I did like that it read authentically. Good luck with that buddy.

aillful Read it many times, because I wrote it. I love it when authors give us two characters that are vastly opposite to each other. They never really talk, just have lots of sex or have a brief power struggle.


There are lots of contretemps over Caroline riding in breeches, fighting with swords, keeping knives on her person. After retiring from the life of a soldier, he is ready to get on with the responsibilities of an Earl, the foremost to beget an heir.

She finds Anthony autocratic, domineering, and…ridiculously handsome. Because her father is a close friend and the match is best for wnglish.

I have enjoyed every single one of Christy’s novel and I knew she would be fabulous. Home About Christy My Books. Ot, How to Tame a Willful Wife is an enjoyable historical romance based on a great idea.

Anthony is insistent on having a cultured, staid, and biddable woman for a wife, and he makes it clear from the get-go that this is what he expects of Caroline. She marries Anthony and gives him heirs and he pays off her family’s debts.

I didn’t expect them to fall madly in love after knowing tams other two days.