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The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell

A Novel

by Loraine Despres

  • 246 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Harper Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular American Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Historical - General,
  • Humorous,
  • Fiction / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9232263M
    ISBN 100060515260
    ISBN 109780060515263
    OCLC/WorldCa70589600

    So begins The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell, a story of murder, adultery, and regular church attendance, which introduces Belle Cantrell as a beautiful young widow with a rebellious streak, years before she will become grandmother to Sissy LeBlanc, the feisty main character of Loraine Despres's bestselling The Scandalous Summer of Sissy : Harpercollins E-Books. Young widow tosses caution—and bloomers—to the wind in s Louisiana. After losing her husband Claude the very day he returns from WWI, “flower of southern womanhood” Belle Cantrell bobs her hair in a symbolic gesture of emancipation that transforms her life, and shocks her small town of : Loraine Despres.

    The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell By Loraine Despres ISBN: Introduction Belle Cantrell is a young widow with a rebellious streak (and the future grandmother of Sissy, the heroine of The Scandalous Summer of Sissy LeBlanc). With trademark sass and honesty, Loraine. Order paperback book at “The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell – A story of murder, adultery and regular church attendance. The year is , prohibition is in full-swing, women are clamoring for the vote, and a narrow-minded intolerance is on the rise.

    It was the book cover. I kept seeing it in the bookstore, and finally had to buy The Scandalous Summer of Sissy LeBlanc, and start reading. I was pleased that from the start, her story was as captivating as the cover. Then I read The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell. Just as captivating. Then I passed the. Order paperback book at Order paperback book at “The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell – A story of murder, adultery and regular church attendance. The year is , prohibition is in full-swing, women are clamoring for the vote, and a .


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Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell (Large Print Edition) by Loraine Despres (Goodreads Author) Vicki Ayala's review edit liked it Recommended for: historical romance fans Read in September,read count: 1 I always feel constricted by the scale and would give this book a /5(40).

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell: A Novel/5(39). A sexy, sassy story of murder, adultery, romance, bigotry, and regular church attendance, with laugh-out-loud humor and a cast of zany, endearing characters you won't forget, The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell is a big comic love story and much more.

It isprohibition is in full swing, women are clamoring for the vote -- and in the little town of Gentry, Louisiana, narrow-minded intolerance is on the rise. Sent to jail for swimming in an indecent bathing costume with a group of suffragists, Belle Cantrell knows her behavior broke the rules.

But sometimes she has to twist the rules a little, because they all say the same thing: "Don't.". The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell A Novel (Book): Despres, Loraine: Belle Cantrell felt guilty about killing her husband and she hated that.

Feeling guilty, that is. A lady shouldn't do something she's going to feel guilty about later, was a rule Belle kept firmly in mind.

So begins The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell, a story of murder, adultery, and regular church attendance, which. Belle Cantrell felt guilty about killing her husband and she hated that. Feeling guilty, that is. A lady shouldn't do something she's going to feel guilty about later, was a rule Belle kept firmly in begins The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell, a story of murder, adultery, and /5(16).

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The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell - The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell audiobook, by Loraine Despres The year isprohibition is in full swing, women are clamoring for the vote, and a narrow-minded intolerance is on the rise.

Life isn't easy for an unmarried woman, not in a little town like Gentry, Louisiana, especially after she's sent to jail for swimming in an indecent bathing 3/5. The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell is an outstanding novel that brings to life the small towns of Louisiana in the s.

I found the book a fascinating study of the time period when religious hypocrisy was clashing with such radical ideas as women's suffrage.5/5(5). The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell What a precise step back into time.

What a nice evolution of the character Belle. From uneducated and ignorant to a solid Steel Magnolia with a heart the size of Texas, the nerve of ten men, and the cunning that only comes from living under someone's thumb for too long.

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Download The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell: A Novel and read The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell: A Novel online books in format PDF. Get also books in EPUB and Mobi Format. Check out other translated books in French, Spanish languages. The rich symbolism of Belle emerging into full womanhood as she offers the barber her virgin tresses sets the tone for this sassy but poignant novel.

On the surface, The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell is a light-hearted tale of the adventures of a widow struggling with the longings that have begun to “float around the backwaters of her mind Author: Loraine Despres. Loraine Despres is a novelist and novels The Scandalous Summer of Sissy LeBlanc () and The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell () were Literary Guild and Doubleday Book Club featured selections.

Despres wrote episodes for many top network TV shows including The Highlander, The Equalizer, Knots Landing and famously, she wrote the Who shot J.R.? episode of .A sexy, sassy story of murder, adultery, romance, bigotry, and regular church attendance, with laugh-out-loud humor and a cast of zany, endearing characters you won't forget, The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell is a big comic love story and much more.4/5(3).So begins The Bad Behavior of Belle Cantrell, a story of murder, adultery, and regular church attendance, which introduces Belle Cantrell as a beautiful young widow with a rebellious streak, years before she will become grandmother to Sissy LeBlanc, the feisty main character of Loraine Despres's bestselling The Scandalous Summer of Sissy LeBlanc.