Tag: Julie Garwood

Book Review-Saving Grace

Book Review-Saving Grace

Posted May 2, 2015 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Saving Grace by Julie Garwood Published by Pocket Books on March 1st 1994 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Narrator: Rosalyn Landor Length: 14 Hours and 9 Mins Pages: 407 Format: Audiobook ISBN: 0671870114     When Lady Johanna learned that she was a widow, she vowed she would never marry again. Only sixteen, already she possessed a strength of will that impressed all who looked past her golden-haired beauty. Yet when King John demanded that she remarry and selected a bridegroom for her—it seemed she must acquiesce, until her beloved foster brother suggested she wed his friend, the […]

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Book Review-Ransom by Julie Garwood

Book Review-Ransom by Julie Garwood

Posted April 27, 2015 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Ransom by Julie Garwood Series: Highland Lairds #2 Published by Pocket Books on December 27 2002 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era, Scottish Highlands Narrator: Susan Duerdan Pages: 576 Format: Hardcover Source: Self Purchased     As a child, Gillian lost her sister and saw her father killed by Baron Alford, a man driven by greed, determined to obtain a jewelled box belonging to King John. Years later, while searching for her sister, Gillian enlists the aid of Scottish Lairds Ramsey Sinclair and Brodick Buchanan, as well as a new friend, Brigid Kirk Connel. The four unite to face the terrifying […]

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Historical Romance 101: What Makes a Great Heroine and Favorites

Historical Romance 101: What Makes a Great Heroine and Favorites

Posted April 17, 2015 by Loverofromance in Historical Romance 101 / 0 Comments

Welcome to another segment of Historical Romance 101!! Come and join along with myself, Jennifer @ Feminist Fairy Tales, Amanda @ On A Book Bender, and Quinn @ Quinn’s Book Nook. This is a special one, and I find one of my favorite things to talk about…our lovely heroines. Now we all know that it is more difficult to find a winning heroine than a hero. But it is such a special treat to find a heroine you can connect with. 

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Book Review-The Bride

Book Review-The Bride

Posted January 10, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

The Bride by Julie Garwood Series: Lairds’ Fiancées #1 Published by Atria Books on May 21st 2002 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era, Scottish Highlands Pages: 352 Format: Audiobook Source: Library ISBN: 0743452925     By the king’s edict, Alec Kincaid, mightiest of the Scottish lairds, must take an English bride. And Jamie the youngest daughter of Baron Jamison, is his choice. From his first glimpse of the proud and beautiful English lady, Alec felt a burning hunger stir within him. This was a woman worthy of his fearless warrior’s spirit. And he aches to touch her, tame her, possess her…forever. […]

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Book Review-Honor’s Splendor

Book Review-Honor’s Splendor

Posted December 27, 2010 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Honor’s Splendour by Julie Garwood Published by Pocket Books on April 30th 1991 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 384 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0671737821     In the feuding English court, gentle Lady Madelyne suffered the cruel whims of her ruthless brother, Baron Louddon. Then, in vengeance for a bitter crime, Baron Duncan of Wexton—the Wolf—unleashed his warriors against Louddon’s main. Exquisite Madelyne was the prize he catured…but when he gazed upon the proud beauty, he pledged to protect her with his life. In his rough-hewn castle, Duncan proved true to his honor. But when at last their […]

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Book Review-The Secret

Book Review-The Secret

Posted September 21, 2010 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

The Secret by Julie Garwood Published by Penguin on July 5th 2011 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era, Scottish Highlands Pages: 426 Format: Paperback     Judith Hampton was as beautiful as she was proud and loyal. Her dear Scottish friend from childhood was about to give birth, and Judith had promised to be at her side. But there was another, private reason for the journey from her bleak English home to the Highlands: to meet the father she had never known, the Laird Maclean. Nothing prepared her, however, for the sight of the Scottish barbarian who was to escort her […]

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