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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Gentle Warrior by Julie Garwood – FictionDB
Baron Geoffrey Berkley has come to find the murderers and bring them to justice. Jokes about domestic violence are a warning sign about real danger.
Enjoy and Be Blessed. Content, husband and wife slept. Lists with This Book. I have been wanting to read this for a long time, but I was a bit underwhelmed. There are many of the trademark Garwood elements here such as a temperamental alpha hero who has a gentler side; a feisty, independent heroine; lots of spirited, humorous banter between the pair; and love scenes that were pretty steamy for the time period in which they were penned.
Elizabeth suffers the same problem. Tell us what you like, so we can send you books you’ll love. From New York Times bestselling author and queen of romance Julie Garwood comes this classic novel of a medieval lady who risks everything to win a champion’s heart.
The audiobook was fun!
A decent book but my least favorite by JG. This one is no different.
And that the letter was only two pages. To view it, click here. Summary As with all of her historical romances, we have strong, arrogant, hunky heroes who know all there is to know about Even though she isn’t very good at more feminine things such as sewing and household maintenance, Elizabeth still had a tender side which made her more relatable to me.
He was highly non understanding, always threatening to beat her and nothing like the tender warriors I’m used to.
Gentle Warrior – Book Review – The Hope Chest Reviews
Published December 1st by Pocket Books first published October Additionally, there wasn’t quite enough details in any area of the book to fully satisfy gadwood. And the side characters- which she usually excels in- are not very well done.
It has some very tender moments between the lovers and some very harsh scenes in war. His Wife is a very strong willed lady who carries a dagerin her hand and one concealed beneathher skirts. The first big problem I had were the jokes about domestic violence. It doesn’t take long and the two are wed, and now the real battle begins. I am so disappointed I usually love this author but this one didn’t do it for me I had a hard time finishing it. Elizabeth becomes exasperated with Geoffrey who in her mind also must be taught how to be a proper husband.
You see, a good while back pre-Goodreads I went to work and forgot to take a book with me. Gentle Warrior 3 14 Apr 08, I had to give it four stars instead of 4.
Elizabeth Montwright and her little brother, Thomas, were the sole survivors of a vicious attack against her father’s castle which left her entire family dead.
Only she and her brother survives. I read about thirty pages, and it was a two-page letter. The pair “battle” their way to discovering their love for one another while working to defeat those who would do them harm.
Basically, Geoffrey was a little too View all 5 comments. Want to Read saving…. All in all, Gentle Warrior was a pretty simple, uncomplicated romance even the bad guys were dispatched with little fanfare which was somewhat disappointingbut in spite of its weaknesses managed to elicit enjoyment from me.
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 little confusing and made it more difficult to get inside each character’s head.
In feudal England, Elizabeth Montwright barely escaped the massacre that destroyed her family and exiled her from her ancestral castle.
After the publications of two young-adult books, she turned her talents to historical fiction. Also, the characters are a bit annoying.
Both are spirited, skilled in ways that women usually gagwood way back then, such as hunting and use of weaponry and defense. Elizabeth waited for what seemed to her impatient nature an eternity.