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10 thoughts on “Prudence

  1. says:

    In my opinion this is the best of Jilly Cooper's romance books In her simple flowing style she creates a uniue atmosphere fairytale landscapes and strong characters Prudence is the prototype of every single romantic young woman looking for love in a wrong direction She finds it though where she'd less expected it in Ace

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    Prudence our eponymous heroine lives in a rarified world where heartbreak leads you to mindlessly feed your kitten a tin of lobster marinading your beef joint reuires several bottles of Nuit St George and to be “tight” means to be drunk When Prudence becomes embroiled with the three handsome Mulholland brothers all sorts of romantic mi

  3. says:

    Jilly Cooper's kind of a guilty pleasure for me I very rarely use that phrase to describe books since a it's horribly overused and b I believe the point of books is to make the reader feel and if they can do that they've served their purpose regardless of what critics sayBut I do feel a little bad sometimes about my love for Jilly Her books are at times sexist racist xenophobic homophobic and misogynistic and it shows in these older ones

  4. says:

    I'm not exactly sure how I feel about Prudence The story is set in the 1970s or 1980s and the attitudes during that periodwere interesting Anyw

  5. says:

    While battling with Crime and Punishment I thought I'd give myself a break and read something less negative for a bit as I was getting ill weirdly at the same time as the main character and all that darkness wasn't helping me feel betterI LOVE Jilly's Rutshire chronicles but when I read Imogen another one of her shorter romance fiction tit

  6. says:

    While waiting for Wicked to come out I bought up a bunch of these old girl name books out of desperate desire for new Jill

  7. says:

    I really like Jilly Cooper and I especially like this series This was not the strongest among them others of her books has made me gasp in surprise and cry of both joy and despair This was a good book but not as capturing as some of her others

  8. says:

    I read a lot of Jilly Cooper when I was a young teenager and learned an awful lot from her I loved it at the time and think its about time I read them all again

  9. says:

    Classic Jilly in snippet form Looking forward to her new book being released in Sept sometime I miss the old set terribly

  10. says:

    In ‘Prudence’ 23 year old Prudence is intrigued by detached intelligent barrister Pendle After playing it cool with her he invites her to meet his family She eagerly accepts only to be pleasantly surprised by the chaos and drama of the Mu

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A light hearted fun and romantic romp from the much loved classic authorThe trouble with the Mulholland family Prudence decided was that they were all in love with the wrong people She'd been overjoyed when Pendle her super cool barrister boyfriend invited her home for the weekend to meet his family But home turned out to be a. Jilly Cooper s kind of a guilty pleasure for me I very rarely use that phrase to describe books since a it s horribly overused and b I believe the point of books is to make the reader feel and if they can do that they ve served their purpose regardless of what critics sayBut I do feel a little bad sometimes about my love for Jilly Her books are at times sexist racist xenophobic homophobic and misogynistic and it shows in these older ones Prudence was originally written in 1967 and rewritten in its current form in 1978 even than the big horsey blockbusters she s best known for There were some sentences that made me cringe and flush with embarrassment even reading them alone in the bathYet for all that her books have a certain charm to themPrudence is an average 70s middle class London girl Working a boring job by day going to house parties at night in the hopes of finding Mr Right she meets Pendle and at first it seems like her dreams have been answered Their relationship goes south uickly but Pru is the eternal optimist and when Pendle asks her to go to visit his family with him for a few days she takes it as a sign that he really does love her despite all evidence to the contrary and gladly drives up north with him On getting there she discovers that things are not as she expected the grand old house is falling to pieces Pendle s formidable mother is a middle aged ingenue who lives for shopping and charming men and Maggie Pendle s sister in law has a far too familiar relationship with Pendle Add in Maggie s flirtatious husband and Pendle s younger brother Jack and forbidding elder brother Ace and you truly do have a house of cards that looks about to fall any moment House of Cards was the original title for this tale and I think it suits better than PrudenceThis is one of the better early romances a couple of them I didn t like much at all and while it s neither as developed nor as risu and sexy as Polo or Riders it s uite a delightful read almost made for a lazy Sunday It s sort of a 3 star maybe 35 star story but I m giving an extra star for the sheer yumminess of Ace And I m allowed to since reviews are subjective and all thatDelightful fluff

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K's wife Maggie that it began to dawn on Pru that there was to this weekend than met the eye It looked like a non stop game of changing partners Readers love Jilly Cooper 'Unputdownable' Marian Keyes'Joyful and mischievous' Jojo Moyes'The funniest and sharpest writer there is' Jenny Colgan'Flawlessly entertaining' Helen Fieldin. I read a lot of Jilly Cooper when I was a young teenager and learned an awful lot from her I loved it at the time and think its about time I read them all again

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Decaying mansion in the Lake District and family were his glamorous scatty mother who forgot the mounting bills by throwing wild parties and brothers Ace dark and forbidding and Jack handsome married and only too ready to take over with Pru if Pendle didn't get a move on It was only when she noticed the way Pendle looked at Jac. While battling with Crime and Punishment I thought I d give myself a break and read something less negative for a bit as I was getting ill weirdly at the same time as the main character and all that darkness wasn t helping me feel betterI LOVE Jilly s Rutshire chronicles but when I read Imogen another one of her shorter romance fiction titles I found it a bit teen fictiony so I decided just to stick to long Jilly Coopers However I read somewhere that Rupert Campbell Black first appears in Prudence not true so I thought for the sake of continuity I d read itI m really glad I did read it it was so lovely and comforting pure escapism and a good page turner I ll definitely give the other Jilly Cooper books a go