Gentle Warrior by Julie Garwood – book cover, description, publication history. 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. 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.
Gentle Warrior | Book by Julie Garwood | Official Publisher Page | Simon & Schuster
In this book, however, Garwood didn’t do that and it made for some confusing reading. This was not her usual way with voices. His deep, even breathing told her that he had fallen asleep. To Elizabeth, it was an acknowledgment of her claim. At the same time I liked that he wasn’t PC. These books should still be appropriate for most mature teens and sensitive readers. I didn’t feel that the hero and heroine had as much depth as they could have, but overall, they were both pretty likable. Anne Flosnik is one of my least favorite narrators as she is too overly dramatic in her performances but this certainly wasn’t one of her worst readings.
Add in the fact that I was the sixth of seven children. However, he does love Elizabeth and he’s very tender with her when he’s not shouting at her. Gentle Warrior – Ex Garwood, Julie – standalone In feudal England, Elizabeth Montwright barely escaped the massacre that destroyed her family and exiled her from her ancestral castle. Let’s see if we can get a table leg in too, dear.
I can’t say that I would really recommend it, because I’m sure that there is better out there in this type, but it’s garood terrible. Many, many times I had to go back and re-read to see what was thought and what was actual dialogue.
Let me preface this review with the fact that I have read, re-read, listened, and re-listened to every historical book of hers at least 4x. Preview — Gentle Warrior by Julie Garwood.
After reading all of JGs historicals, and being in love with every single one of them.
Blogspot, “Historical Romance Heaven” The story simply had a healthy dose of a woman’s subservient position to her husband which would seriously raise feminist hackles, but at the same time, it wasn’t nearly as bad as some other bodice-ripper romances or the reality for women in the Middle Ages.
The story simply had a healthy dose of a woman’s subservient position to her husband which would seriously raise feminist hackles, but at the same time, it wasn’t nearly as bad as some other bodice-ripper romances or the reality for women in the Middle Ages.
When word arrives through a faithful servant that their overlord, Geoffrey Berkeley has routed the murderers from her home and taken control, Elizabeth decides to come out of hiding to persuade Geoffrey of her uncle’s complicity. One thing that the guys do have going for them in the sexy-time realm is their willingness and enthusiasm to please.
Her constant disagreeing doesn’t seem to have a different purpose than to disagree with Geoffrey and she becomes quite a nuissance at times. You see, a good while back pre-Goodreads I garwoood to work and forgot to take a book with me. Quotes from Gentle Warrior.
It only made me roll my eyes and pray that they would just stop being childish and get serious already! So, overall, I guess I would say that it had a pretty good balance even if that part bugged me earrior a little bit.
Yet both of these girls did. In my opinion, it also gave the narrative a more passive tone that had a telling rather than showing feel to it. I know he’s this big, bad knight, but normally Garwood’s trademark heroes are big, bad warriors – who fall under the spell of some gentle courageous woman and become big teddy bears who can still be warriors in battle. Not a big fan of this book, ok story What would have made Gentle Warrior better? I have been wanting to read this for a long time, but I was a bit underwhelmed.
Definite adults only material, not for the faint of heart. Additionally, there wasn’t quite enough details in any area of the book to fully satisfy me. The next 11 hours were a repetitive account of the newly-weds trying to get used to each other and trying to change the many parts about each other they didn’t like.
What follows is whole lot of internalized monologues and oral sex, thankfully not at the same time. And they are top 3 on my book husbands! Bent on revenge, disguised as a peasant, she rode again through the fortress gates To anyone considering purchasing one of the books she’s narrated, be sure to listen to the snippets provided by Audible.
We always endeavor not to give away endings or major plot twists in either our synopses or reviews, however they may occasionally contain information which some readers might consider to be mild spoilers. Want to Read saving…. And that the letter was only two pages. In this story, everything happens right up front, leaving only their journey to figuring out that they have fallen in love somewhere along the way.
What’s the Name o I felt like there were too many scenes just thrown in there to prolong the story and make the reader wait longer for the end. Her work is banned from my library. She almost pulled it off in a couple of scenes, but she needed to add more. Julie Garwood Star Rating: This book had me giggling more than her others, especially the last paragraph.
I begin to wonder if the book originated in another language and was incompetently translated; that would explain it. How bad can it be? Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! I really love all of Garwood’s historicals and while this is not a favorite read, it was still good! The plot felt really rushed and the characters were boring. Maybe if I hadn’t read the strong heroines she wrote, I’d have found Elizabeth’s crying and surrendering sweet.
Would you ever listen to anything by Julie Garwood again?