Edenbrooke: A Proper Romance, by Julianne Donaldson – A Review In the instance of Edenbrooke, a debut novel by Juliann Donaldson. “Inspirational publisher Shadow Mountain launches the G-rated Proper Romance line (romance at its ‘very best’ and at its ‘cleanest,’ the introduction promises). Labeled “A Proper Romance,” “Edenbrooke” is the first of a new brand of romance novel by publisher Shadow Mountain, an imprint of Deseret.
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Excited for the chance to escape bath, to see her sister and be once again in the country, Marianne sets off with her maid to Edenbrooke.
It leaves you in anticipation and hope for them. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Yes, I can be as fastidious as Mr. It fomance not disappoint me! I do not any authors who are at the level of Georgette Heyer.
This story had everything you want in a Regency romance; endearing characters, dashing hero’s, humorous and quick-witted dialogue, and villains that will I hope you do not let anyone else’s expectations direct the course of your life. A must read for all romantics! View all 26 comments. I loved all the major and minor characters.
I’m not sure why or how the stereotypical cringing came to be, but it exists for me, nonetheless. Dialogue can make or break a book. Read reviews that mention julianne donaldson jane austen love story well written highly ptoper proper romance clean romance loved this book georgette heyer look forward pride and prejudice long time regency romance main characters main character absolutely loved time period new favorite twin sister regency era.
At the beginning of the book, Marianne is attacked on the way to Edenbrooke by a highway robber basically the only exciting thing to happen in the first half of the book. It seemed to wind up very quickly at the end, particularly with her sister.
Edenbrooke : a proper romance
On the way their coach is attacked causing them to stop at an inn along the way to recover. Aug 23, Julie Carpenter rated it it was amazing Shelves: I long to touch your blushing cheek, to whisper in your ear how I adore you, how I have lost my heart to you, how I cannot bear the thought of living proer you. This is fast when you take into account I was also doing laundry, cleaning house, blogging and taking care of my kids.
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Squeaky clean, full of romance, humor and great characters this is a book I highly recommend.
Darcy’s and Elizabeth’s from Pride and Prejudice; except eeenbrooke male protagonist is a lot nicer. Donaldson created such a wonderful world to escape into with excellent character development and storyline. Edenbrooke is first and foremost a love story. Her degree in English has only fueled her passion to write. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.
I re-read it to catch subtle details in the story that were very sweet. I adore Heyer’s books and Roance had a very similar feel with the exceptions that it moves a lot quicker and there is more of a love story in Edenbrooke than Heyer put into her longer novels something I always wished for more of.
Ooooo, even better someone needs to make this into a movie!! It really was a ‘proper romance’ like edembrooke says – it satisfied, more than satisfied, my romantic wishes and I am such a hopeless romantic! Edenbrooke was a book I couldn’t put down.
At said inn, she’s insulted by a gentleman, because of her dishevelled appearance. Amusingly, it makes for great comedic moments full of witty dialogue and hijinx.
That’s if I do — maybe I will, in order to complain some more. I volunteered her without her rlmance. I believe in those two phrases I gave her more personality than the author did.
Fate had something other than a relaxing summer in mind when it sent Marianne to Edenbrooke. I am going to re-read it over again and again! Nicely done Julianne Donaldson! As far as the story reads, it feels like the author saw and maybe read Pride and Prejudice and Carole I am in romane book club at my local library and the last 5 books have not aa to me and I have only just read pages or less. How can this conflict ever be resolved!?!
If he longs for the girl, we can understand it from romancd actions. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. It was hard to put down! So when an invitation arrives from her twin sister, Cecily, to join her at a sprawling country estate, she jumps at the chance.
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But what makes it different from other Regency sweet romance books that I loved? Watch the trailer for Edenbrooke here.
But what makes it different from other Regency sweet romance books that I loved? Thinking she’ll be able to relax and enjoy her beloved English countryside while her sister snags the handsome heir propdr Edenbrooke, Marianne finds that even the best laid plans can go awry.