The third (and final?) Ghost of St Giles is finally unmasked in this latest installment of Elizabeth Hoyt’s Maiden Lane series. I have been a big fan of the last two books, but I didn’t love this one quite as much. Don’t get me wrong, I liked it. But it didn’t have the same spark as the previous books.
Maximus, the Duke of Wakefield, is the original Ghost. He began donning the mask as part of a quest for revenge in the death of his parents. He still hasn’t found the man responsible, yet after more than a dozen years, he is still searching for the killer. In the meantime, Maximus is on the hunt for a wife, but he doesn’t care for a love match. The only thing he cares about is finding a woman worthy of the Dukedom… someone who would honor his father’s lineage. Lady Penelope would be perfect in that regard. [Read more…]