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Pistols for Two and Other Stories Affairs of honour between bucks and blades rakes and rascals; and affairs of the heart between heirs and orphans beauties and bachelors; romance intrigue escapades and duels at dawn all the gallantry villainy and elegance of the age that Georgette Heyer has so triumphantly made her own are exuisitely revived in these eleven stories of the RegencyGeorgette Heyer's historical accuracy and eye for a wonderful story of romance is uneualled and in Pistols For Two we can see the skills which won her a devoted audience that continues to this dayStories in the bookPistols for twoA Clandestine AffairBath MissPink DominoA Husband for FannyTo Have the HonourNight at the InnThe DuelHazardSnowdriftFull Moon


About the Author: Georgette Heyer

The Black MothIn 1925 she married George Ronald Rougier a mining engineer Rougier later became a barrister and he often provided basic plot outlines for her thrillers Beginning in 1932 Heyer released one romance novel and one thriller each yearHeyer was an intensely private person who remained a best selling author all her life without the aid of publicity She made no appearances never gave an interview and only answered fan letters herself if they made an interesting historical point She wrote one novel using the pseudonym Stella MartinHer Georgian and Regencies romances were inspired by



10 thoughts on “Pistols for Two and Other Stories

  1. says:

    There is a shiny new collection of Georgette Heyer's short stories Isn't that a gorgeous cover? But when I reuested a review copy from Random House's NZ branch the reply came back with unflattering speed would barely have hit their in tray that there w


  2. says:

    This was the best book of short stories Georgette Heyer has the best way of pulling you in right from the beginning and letting you unwrap the characters one at a time Then you are allowed to see them as their story unfolds in a clear and usually funny well


  3. says:

    So the thing about Georgette Heyer's romances is this I like them but I have to space the fuckers out She's really only got like eight characters and only two kinds of romantic heroes the scandalous rake usually lots older than the heroine and the rarer dandy and


  4. says:

    Very Short Stories from Georgette HeyerThese stories were very shortThey didn't make enough of an impression on me to be memorable or for me to wish to reread them as I do some of her novels that are my favoritesMarch 2017 Georgette Heyer group BOTM


  5. says:

    My 33rd Georgette Heyer Pistols for Two while Tom and Jack's courtship of the same girl started out on friendly terms the situation uickly deteriorates and enters dangerous territory 3 starsA Clandestine Affair Miss Tresillian is shocked to discover that her niece has fallen


  6. says:

    35 starsHeyer has a small pot from which she collects her characters The humble witty spinster with laughing eyes; the naive big eyed waif; the sporty devil take it Corinthian usually 'swarthy'; the handsome hiding hidden depths Dandy the young bucks; and the prone to spasms overwr


  7. says:

    Whenever I need a Georgette Heyer fixs but don't have time for a full novel I grab this delightful collection of short stories Of course GH is at her best when there is time to develop her characters and all the wonderful side plots so a short story will never show her at her best But it


  8. says:

    A must read for any Georgette Heyer fan


  9. says:

    Disclaimer Anyone but HER and this book would probably garner 3 stars A collection of short stories by Georgette HeyerI found the titular story miserably boring It is the sole reason I haven't gotten to this volume before Once I passed it the stories weren't so bad I enjoyed some particularly Hazard


  10. says:

    Favourites as I'm rereading 1st Nov 2015The Duel loved it I do find it funny how the girl implores a stranger to convince a man not to kill her brother in a duel The best part is when the man gets hitHazard oh yes haha humourous and adorable a guy waking up hungover devilishly aware when he realises whe


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