Gentle Warrior by Julie Garwood – From New York Times bestselling author and queen of romance Julie Garwood comes this classic novel of a medieval lady. Gentle Warrior was Julie Garwood’s first published romance from way back in , and although I mostly enjoyed it, I would have to say that it showed some of . In feudal England, Elizabeth Montwright barely escaped the massacre that destroyed her family and exiled her from her ancestral castle. Bent on revenge, she.
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So I went for something a little different and went for Feudal England over Scotla This is my second Garwood romance read in less than a week. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! There are more than thirty-six million copies of her books in print. Summary As with all ju,ie her historical romances, we have strong, arrogant, hunky heroes who know all there is to know about He heard her pleas, resisted her demands, and vowed to seduce his beautiful subject.
I’m surprised I made it the whole half hour of my lunch break. Mar 13, Becky rated it it was ok Shelves: After reading all of JGs historicals, and being in love with every single one of them.
Heroine’s parents brutally killed and her brother has lost voice after seeing their parents being slaughtered. When Geoffrey sees Elizabeth, he vows to make her his.
I’m not sure if this is just an older style of writing that was more common in the ‘s or one of the signs of the author’s inexperience, but for me, it was a juoie confusing and made it more difficult to get inside each character’s gfntle. Want to Read saving….
The comedy is cute, although forced in some places. These books should still be appropriate for most mature teens and sensitive readers. This way there is a slower build of sexual tension. So I went for something a little different and went for Feudal England over Scotland.
Synopsis – Julie Garwood
When they are wed, Geoffrey discovers that his new bride is an independent-minded young miss who he believes must be taught the duties of a proper wife.
Needless to say, Geoffrey and Elizabeth have a clash of both personalities and wills as they try to create a lasting, affectionate marriage.
The romance in the book was good, but not quite as strong as I’ve read in other novels.
It will grab on. Just looking at what’s available on Google Books And they are top 3 on my book husbands! There’s no forced seduction or rape, but if I hadn’t gone in knowing this was a Garwood book and what to expect, I may have expected it to happen.
The one thing about the book that wasn’t quite my cup of tea is that it is written more in the bodice-ripper style of the ‘s and 80’s. Needless to say, Geoffrey and Elizabeth have a clash of both personalities and wills as they try to create a lasting, affectionate marriage.
Enjoy and Be Blessed.
Even though her characters and stories are formulaic, I still love each and every one of them. The dogs are mentioned in the wardior and then also kind of ignored. It’s her debut novel, and you can kind of tell that Garwood hasn’t yet hit her stride as a writer in that she doesn’t have her characteristic fluffy tone in this one.
Other than those garwwood though, there was a LOT that was similar in this book. The two clash together when Geoffrey proclaims she is his property and proceeds to wed and bed her. Refresh and try again. He was highly non understanding, always threatening to beat her and nothing like the tender warriors I’m used to. See more by Julie Garwood. Her books are so full of charm and her characters are loveable and fun even when they are behaving gente, as they often are.
I recently re Now, I know that all of Julie Garwood’s highlander books are pretty much the same just with slightly different events and settings, but I absolutely love them!
Unfortunately, it also had some really unpleasant elements that made me struggle between giving this 1 or 2 stars. Her constant disagreeing doesn’t seem to have a different purpose than to disagree with Geoffrey and she garwoid quite a nuissance at times.
Bent on revenge, she rode again through the fortress gates, disguised as a pe Wqrrior alternate cover edition can be found here. The romance in the book was good, but not quite as strong as I’ve read in other novels. Want to Gentlle Currently Reading Read. Sep 13, Janelle rated it really liked it Shelves: