A spellbinding saga! An Uncertain Choice is a dazzling, heart-pounding medieval romance that will mesmerize historical fiction fans of all ages. Having grown up in a lighthouse, loneliness is all Isabelle Thornton has ever known--and all, she assumes, she ever will know. But when her lightkeeper father rescues a young man from the lake, her sheltered world is turned upside down. A voyageur and a young woman swept up in a time of upheaval and danger discover firsthand the high price of freedom. Unemployed mill worker Zoe Hart jumps at the opportunity to emigrate to British Columbia in to find a better life and be reunited with her brother, who fled from home after being accused of a crime.
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Indeed, the best compliment I can give it is that had I have stumbled upon it and knew nothing of its publication date I would have guessed it to have been decades if not centuries old, such is its timeless nature. It reads like a classic. It is a wonderful book and it is unlikely that many better will be published in the genre this year. Existing fans of Lanagan should rejoice and I strongly suggest that those who have not already read her work, do so. We've found that while readers like to know what we think of a book they find additional reader reviews a massive help in deciding if it is the right book for them.
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Susie Ellis returned home to Whale Beach, Australia, where she owned half of the doctor's practice. Instead of finding only her partner in residence, Susie discovered Dr. When Lia is forced to spend Christmas with Pete Barring, she tries to forget their broken engagement seven years ago. But their attraction is as strong as ever, and it becomes a Christmas to remember when Lia opens her front door to discover The Door Luke Grey had just been landed with a baby half sister he'd never known existed!
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Christie Flemming works day and night to care for the isolated islanders. She knows that getting married would mean abandoning them All Maggie Cray wants is a quiet life on her own private island. After an unhappy marriage, independence and freedom is what she craves. And that's what she has until Devlin Macafferty and his small son literally crash-land into her haven. A ready-made family Tom Bradley definitely isn't happy to be stranded with a heavily pregnant woman in the middle of nowhere! Although Rose Allen keeps trying to reassure him that she isn't due to give birth for three weeks, it seems the babies th Could she give him a second chance?
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