beauty and the book

February 10, 2011

The Eye of the Beholder

I had this great conversation with a friend the other day. The attractiveness a reader feels for the hero or heroine is often defined by the way in which that character is seen. For example in Lynsay Sands Tall, Dark and Hungry, Lucern and his fiancé Kate take Lucern’s brother Bastien out to dinner. It’s their intention to ask Bastien to allow Kate’s cousin to stay with him ahead of the wedding. Bastien is amenable. But during the course of the conversation, Kate leaves a photo of Terri so the brothers will know who they are looking for. As Kate […]