Desperate Tigress (The Way of The Tigress, Book 3 )

Desperate Tigress (The Way of The Tigress, Book 3 )

by Jade Lee

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ISBN-13: 9781614172093
Publisher: ePublishing Works!
Publication date: 03/18/2012
Series: The Way of The Tigress , #3
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,034,977
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Jade Lee, a USA Today bestseller, has two passions (well, except for her family, but that’s a given). She loves dreaming up stories and playing racquetball, not always in that order. When her pro-racquetball career ended with a pair of very bad knees, she turned her attention to writing. An author of more than 30 romance novels, she’s decided that life can be full of joy without ever getting up from her chair.

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Desperate Tigress 2.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
harstan More than 1 year ago
In 1898 China, tantric sex teacher Shi Po has devoted her life to the Taoist dictum of obtaining enlightenment and immortality through ecstasy by strict control of the body and mind. However, Shi is upset that two white heathen students of hers seem to have gained what she strives to achieve. Feeling she has brought shame by her failure and danger to her family by sheltering a monk, Shi wants to die. --- Shi¿s husband Tan Kui Yu believes that together they reach Heaven, but separately never. When the duo is imprisoned, Kui trusts that they can overcome adversity with one another, but first they must accept the love they have for another that is a major step towards reaching Heaven. --- DESPERATE TIGRESS is a terrific late nineteenth century historical tale that provides a deep look at Chinese society through the changing relationship between the lead couple and to a lesser degree the general who jails them. The story line focuses on the interactions between a humiliated Shi who believes she is a failure and has shamed her family and Kui a kind gentle soul respecting his wife. Though Jade Lee¿s tale can be read by itself, reading the previous two related tales (see HUNGRY TIGRESS and WHITE TIGRESS) first will give a more complete picture of the society. Still this is a superb work. --- Harriet Klausner
itsamekatrina on LibraryThing 10 months ago
For me, this part of the series was a real drag. I skimmed through the last half of book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Lee saved the best for 'last'. This was the best of the first three books. It could've ended here as a trilogy. This one is the most poignant and suspenseful of the three. I'm afraid to read the next in series as it may be a disappointment.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good Book
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