Review: Not Always a Saint by Mary Jo Putney

not always a saintReviewed by Jen

This is my first book by Mary Jo Putney, and I guess I am overdue when you consider the fact that I am a historical romance fan and she has written something close to a hundred books in the genre. Obviously, she is doing something right. I didn’t love this one, though I liked it ok. It didn’t move me, but I didn’t have to force myself to finish or anything like that.

This is the 7th book in The Lost Lords series, though it holds up fine as a standalone. The hero is Daniel, a doctor and surgeon committed to helping those in need. He never dreamed he would become a peer, but a fever outbreak at a family reunion essentially wiped out everyone between him and the title of Lord Romayne. He wants to keep practicing medicine, but he’ll need a wife to help manage his new estates, which is where Jessie comes in. [Read more…]