Gallant Waif ended up being one of those books that I had a somewhat difficult time rating. The writing itself is excellent and well-deserving of having been a. Read “Gallant Waif” by Anne Gracie with Rakuten Kobo. Kate Farleigh was absolutely stunned when her refusal to accept Lady Cahill’s offer of “charity” resulted. Gallant Waif [Anne Gracie] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers . The story of Major Jack Carstairs, recently returned from the Peninsular.
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What was great were the other very interesting characters, and the very sweet scene towards the end when the h had some of her kindness returned by those she had helped. The Viscount Needs a Wife. Normal library stamps and stickers and markings.
Gallant Waif (Harlequin Historical #557)
Why, if he wasn’t careful, Kate just wauf succeed in her attempts to make him want to rejoin the human race! It’s just a lovely, lovely story. It kind of reminded me of the books I used to read back in the beginning of my fascination with romance. We travelled through Europe in a caravan and I’d swum most of the famous rivers in Europe by the time I was eight. Gallant Waif by Anne Gracie.
In my opinion, the book could have used a little more dialog, especially of the non-combative type. The debut of this yearbook was good so I hope more goodness is yet gallabt come My first book of this year and it was good.
Situations occur, she becomes involved with the heroine, Kate, and she decides to kidnap her. The bantering and what happens because of it is funny in many respects. Jack isn’t quite as intensely tortured as some heroes I’ve read, but he does have a tendency to brood a lot and drink too much. Miss Bates Reads Romance.
A few passionate kisses sexier and more interesting than the reams of sex scenes found in many romances. It’s sappy, yet not. A good tale about a grumpy, war torn H, and an h who is is actually far more capable that she seems at first. To Catch a Bride. Return to Book Page. The writing itself is excellent and wwaif of having been a finalist for the Rita Award, but the push-and-pull relationship wasn’t entirely to my liking.
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In all honesty, I’m not really used to both the hero and heroine being so emotionally damaged. That story never made ballant out of the notebooks, but I’d been bitten by the writing bug. Kate and Jack have had a hard time of it, and Jack is certainly feeling low and blue and sad. I’ve always loved stories. Julia could live with his disfigurement and inability to trip the light fantastic, but his poverty is unforgivable. On the other hand it was that angst and stubbornness which made them butt heads so often.
These books would be appropriate for teen and sensitive readers. Ships with Tracking Number! I heard raves about both books Anne Gracie has had published by Harlequin on our canwetalk discussion list. There is sexual tension without sex scenes and the growing relationship between Jack and Kate is believable and moving.
Yg sudah jelas Kate itu tidak cerdas dan sering ditipu kaum pria, dan yg terakhir Gallan menjadi korban perasaannya pd Jack Carstair.
The debut of this yearbook was good so I hope more goodness is yet to come. Outside of those things and a rather overly fortuitous endingit was a cute story and I enjoyed it. Both of these have their own share of darkness, but how they fight their darkness is what gallaht most here.
Seiring dgn lajunya saya membaca, makin lanjut makin sebal saya baca novel ini. Buy Gallant Waif by Anne Gracie: And no worries, Kate can totally hold her own and had her fair share of mean comments as well. So yeah, I totally wanted these two stubborn people to find a HEA. Continue shopping Checkout Continue shopping. She was one of those really feisty old ladies who could definitely go toe-to-toe with both Jack and Kate, and without the support and behind-the-scenes manipulation of her and Jack’s friend, Francis, I’m not sure they ever would have given in to their feelings for one another.
There are some stellar moments in the book, but I did have a hard time swallowing the heroine’s backstory. I do recall a great liking for this story and have read most of the books the author has produced since — some better than others. He is I took this book out from the library while on a read-Regencies kick that I was having.
Gallant Waif by Anne Gracie
So many sweet moments in this book. But the real reason behind the older woman’s antics became stunningly clear upon meeting Lady Cahill’s enigmatic grandson, Jack Carstairs. His fiance dumped him and his father disowned him. Wounded in the Peninsular War, di Kidnapped by an elderly member of the peerage!
The most beautiful rescue ever, glalant. Kate has her own demons; her mother died while giving birth to her and her vicar father never seemed to forget that. In one magnificent scene, in a rage, she smashes all his liquor. It is as good a gaallant about the healing of two wounded souls as I have ever read.
Kate and Jack have a lot in common.