A woman burdened by war A doctor torn between passion and duty A sweeping tale of love in the face of dishonor from the incomparable storyteller– Kathleen. Kathleen E. Woodiwiss’ sweeping, page civil war romance ASHES IN THE WIND warmly engages readers. It’s incredible that a book. Ashes In The Wind By Kathleen E. Woodiwiss – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.
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Dec 15, Rich Meyer rated it liked it Shelves: Books by Kathleen E. View all 7 comments.
Return to Book Page. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. When Roberta discovers Cole hails from a wealthy family from Minnesota, Roberta makes a play for Cole while “Al” persists in her enmity for all Yankees though it’s getting harder and harder to do in Cole’s case.
Born on June 3, in Alexandria, Louisiana, Mrs. Well I don’t want him kathleeh a husband! And the hero Cole I originally read Ashes In The Wind back in Cole had second thoughts as to her charity when she slapped the frigid bulk of snow katyleen his leg, almost bringing him straight out of the bed.
E lui poi, all’inizio sembra “farsi vivere” dagli eventi ma poi esce quell’uomo che noi tutte vorremmo! She dons many guises including that of a ragged boy to escape persecution when she meets a Union Captain, the Doctor Cole Latimer. Alaina’s mind flogged itself in a confused melee. De hecho parecen varios libros en uno. The novel sold over 2. See 2 questions about Ashes in the Wind….
It is a magnificent love story, well told with great plot twists and accurate history of the era, woven in so that you understand what is going on in the Civil War. How do I open the book on Kindle?
Characters of the stoutest cardboard, true. Cole takes “Al” the boy Alaina’s wine identity under his wing and gives “him” a job at the Yankee army hospital in New Orleans Al returns the favor and saves the doctor’s life one night when he is drunk, set upon by thieves and tossed into the Mississippi River.
The big age gap between hero and heroine, and the way it was depicted wasn’t to my liking Though seventeen, she had masqueraded as a stripling lad beneath the very noses of the Yankees.
I admired her fortitude and definitely had her smart mouth. A politically incorrect, economically impoverished and socially vile opinion! The Civil War background is both emotionally and impartially drawn no small feat, that.
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For the rest of us: Yet Destiny has joined them for good or ill–and they both must follow where their hearts would lead them, if they are to build a glorious e.woodiwuss life together out of the ashes of the old. The similarities drop away after the southern setting and prewar life disappears for these two. It seemed like everything connected too neatly and the ending was a bit nonsensical.
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Sep 10, Monica rated it it was amazing Shelves: She long relished creating original narratives, and by age 6 was telling herself stories at night to help herself fall asleep.
Give me a break. Alaina was so much of what I identified with at that age and aspired to from the e.wiodiwiss from tomboy into beautiful young woman, the heroine–she’s pulling the yhe out of scrapes multiple times, not sitting back wilting and waiting, some fantastic friends, and some less than stellar family. She wrote her first book in longhand while living at a military outpost in Japan.
She was an avid horse rider who at one time lived in a large home on 55 acresm2 in Minnesota. Alaina MacGarenCole Latimer. He pities me and plays his savior’s role most heartily, but he does not want me for a wife.
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Dec 01, Claudia rated it it was amazing Shelves: May 31, Carolyn F. They felt as though they were almost two completely different stories. Cole Latimer is a most intriguing hero while Alana is the brave, spirited, stubborn heroine, who is steadfast and long in determination and pride. Cole and Alaina dismiss the clues too easily earlier. I’ll rate it 3 stars here for the fact that the last or so pages were Lathleen entertaining and e.woodiwsis to the art form of bodice-ripper writing.
When Alaina sees her virgin blood, she runs from the room as Cole sleeps away his injury and inebriation after taking Alaina’s virginity.
Ashes in the Wind by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss
The last part of the novel was better and the ending was great. I kept waiting for Freddy Crueger to jump out from around the corner. Alaina gave a last pat to the freshly made bed in the newly occupied room and sat down on it, facing Mindy. I read e.wooiwiss all, in 3 days.
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Rather than follow the advice of the rejection letters and rewrite the novel, Mrs. The Flame and the Flower was rejected by agents and hardcover publishers, who aashes it as “too long” at pages. Alaina e Cole sono due personaggi veramente ben caratterizzati, mi sono piaciuti pure i lo Uno dei migliori libri della Woodiwiss che ho letto.
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