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A Study in Silks  - Emma Jane Holloway

70%

"Don't mistake me. I understand wanting love and happiness, believe me I do, but Society is a treacherous sea. I say the same thing to my own daughters. A young woman must find a ship that can weather the storms. Choose your husband as much for durability as for fine rigging."

 

I think I was expecting more steampunk mystery and less historical drama. That might be my problem with the pacing in this book.

 

75%

His mouth formed a hard line, and he looked down at his hands. "It's all right. I simply had a look down a path I can't follow. There was a price there I wouldn't pay."

 

Well, it's about time he realized that!

 

79%

Seriously? If he really is .... well, that's incredibly anticlimactic.