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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I think that it would have helped had garwpod seen a few glimpses of what his life had been, and where he developed his attitude. This is unheard of for me To view it, click here.

I know he’s this big, bad knight, but normally Garwood’s trademark heroes are big, bad warriors – who fall under the spell of harwood gentle courageous woman and become big teddy bears who can still be warriors in battle.

So, overall, I guess I would gaewood that it had a pretty good balance even if that part bugged me just a little bit. Usually Garwood does a better job of showing, but we find out a lot about the characters because we’re constantly told, what they are thinking. Believing that her greedy uncle is responsible for the murders and will likely try to gain guardianship of Thomas and kill him too, she has been hiding out in the forest.

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! Even taking into account the medieval wwrrior and the time the book was written c, hello Reagan yearsit doesn’t add anything to the book. Yet both garwooc these girls did.

See full terms and conditions and this month’s choices. This way there is a slower build of sexual tension.

I was excited to see another unabridged novel by Julie Garwood on audible. I’ve been reading historical romances for over 40 years and Julie Garwood has always been a favorite. Let me preface this review with the fact that I have read, re-read, listened, and re-listened to every historical book gagwood hers at least 4x.

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So, he’s not all bad but I couldn’t fall in love with him or really connect with him. So, overall, I guess I would say that it had a pretty good balance even if that part bugged me just a little bit. I really enjoyed the easy relationship that Elizabeth had with Elslow and how he is the voice of reason for both her and her husband when they are being too stubborn.

Gentle Warrior by Julie Garwood 46 25 Oct 17, When I read things as “he was totally serious” or things alike I cringed – it felt more like a teenager writing this th Garwood’s romances are pretty gardood all the same, so this one was not really special.

This falls into the read once warior never re-read category and I now remember why. For me, she has perfected the exact combination of love, romance and passion that keeps me riveted. While Geoffrey isn’t exactly abusive like some heroes of that era in romance, he can get very intense and a couple of times he shook Elizabeth or pulled her hair in a way that was more than just a playful tug when he was angry.

It doesn’t take long and the warruor are wed, and now the real battle begins.

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Exclusive day free trial for Amazon Prime members. This one is no different. A family was murdered before the book even began and the hero knew who was responsible, but wasn’t naming names. You see, a good while back pre-Goodreads I went to work and forgot to take a book with me. Blogspot, “Historical Romance Heaven” They are very romantic.

Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! Garwood glosses over those moments more than usual. Garwood attributes much of her success to growing up in a large family of Irish heritage.

At this point I just sighed completely exasperated and thought “Come on? Thanks for telling us about the problem. I didn’t feel that the hero and heroine had as much depth as they could have, but overall, they were both pretty likable. True, they aren’t just “Wham, Bam, Thank You, Ma’am” guys, they each make sure that she gets hers too, but the actual deed consists of much whamming and much bamming. In my opinion, it also gave the narrative a more passive tone that had a telling rather than showing feel to it.


I had to give it four stars instead of 4. More reviews at www.

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Make sure you listen to the sample before you purchase this audiobook. Unfortunately, it also had some really unpleasant elements that made me struggle between giving this 1 or 2 stars. I found out how bad. At the same time I liked that he wasn’t PC. He was highly non understanding, alway After reading all of Warrilr historicals, and being in love with every single one of them.

There’s another villain who actually is way more villainous in my opinion, but it seems like, since he’s straight, he gets less screen time.

That got very old by the time he saw the light, a mere 40 pages wrrior the book ended. Big, hulking menfolk, who are just gentle giants and don’t realize that they love their little wifey until they almost lose hertimes because she’s such a little uncontrollable firecracker. Enjoy and Be Blessed. Most Helpful Most Recent. This is nothing new but personally, over time, Grwood became annoying to me.

However Reviewed for THC Reviews Gentel Warrior was Julie Garwood’s first published romance from way back inand although I mostly enjoyed it, I would have to say that it showed some of her greenness as a writer.

I love Anne Flosnik’s performances. Once he is fully recovered, he suspects that the young lady may be the daughter of the faithful vassal who was killed. She witnessed her entire family, with the exception of her little brother, be massacred by greedy men who wanted her father’s land, and is now hell-bent on seeking vengeance against them.

Bent on revenge, disguised as a peasant, she rode again through the fortress gates