After a prince reneges on his promise to marry her, beautiful Miss Linnet Thrynne finds sheís the center of a scandal that has ruined her chances of ever finding a worthy husband. Then compounded by her disastrous decision to wear a ball gown that makes her look enceinte, Linnet has no choice but to accept the match her family has made for her with Piers Yelverton, Earl of Marchant, better known as The Beast.
Living secluded in his castle home on the cliffs of Wales, cranky Dr. Piers Yelverton more then earns his reputation as The Beast. Piers is moody, sarcastic, and often very insulting, but he is also a caring and gifted healer sought after by patients from all over. Enraged by his estranged fatherís choice of a bride, Piers does everything in his power to spurn Miss Linnet Thrynne. However, this beauty knows how to tame a beast!
Eloisa James puts a brand new twist on an old fairy tale. When Beauty Tamed the Beast is touching, sweet, and I canít believe it made me cry! Never have two characters touched the heart as do Piers and Linnet. Their quirky banter and sexual tension heats up the pages, and the added elements of the hilarious antics of the sub-characters make for a great story. A perfect five rose read!