(PDF/EPUB) [The Secret] Û Julie Garwood


Iran r5 bloody brilliant hot Highland Laird stars AudioKindlePaperback ReviewVeryarely do I have the opportunity to Tagebuch read a book that isn t aeview euired ead but I needed something familiar something comforting this past week and so I chose to e eadlisten to this story something comforting this past week and so I chose to Access to English. Test pack 4 reeadlisten to this story am so so very glad I didI had ead The Secret paperback years ago and never eviewed because I was on a Julie Garwood binge Book after book I didn t have time to stop and write down my thoughts because I couldn t stop Hoffnung Mensch reading long enough to do so This story will always be a favoriteead but as a listen It s amazingDescriptionNew York Times best selling author Julie Garwood captures the Highland splendor of medieval Scotland in this breathtaking love story The inspiration for her acclaimed bestseller Ransom this classic tale is a passionate masterpiece from one of the best loved storytellers of all timeJudith Hampton was as beautiful as she was proud and loyal Her dear Scottish friend from childhood was about to give birth and Judith had promised to be at her side But there was another eason for the journey from her bleak English home to the Highlands to meet the father she had never known the Laird Maclean Nothing prepared her however for the sight of the Scottish barbarian who was to escort her into his landIain Maitland laird of his clan a man powerfully compelling than any she had ever encounteredIn a spirited clash of wills and customs Judith eveled in the melting bliss of Iain s searching kisses his passionate caresses Perplexed by her sprightly defiance bemused by her tender nature Iain felt his soul growing into the light and warmth of her love Surely nothing would wrench her from the affection and trust of Iain and his clannot even the truth about her father a devastating secret that could shatter the boldest alliance and the most glorious of lovesMy eviewJulie Garwood was my first venture into Historical Romance and the genre became an instant favorite I grabbed every single Garwood HR I could get my hands on and wept when I learned she wasn t writing HR any Okay maybe wept is a bit of an exaggeration but not muchWhen people ask what my favorite HR novel is I always think of Garwood s books The Prize The Bride The Wedding it s hard to pick an all time favorite But I can honestly say The Secret is ight up there on the listAnd I ve fallen in love with it all over againThis past weekend I listened and ead along Kindle to Susan Duerden not just ead the book but perform it Her incredible ability to let each character s uniue personality shine through made this an absolute delight to experience The prologue is one of the best I had ever ead and now listening to Ms Duerden bring the wee LITTLE GIRLS JUDITH AND FRANCES CATHERINE TO LIFE THEN girls Judith and Frances Catherine to life then them together again as grown

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whose friendship passed the test time and will inspire Lairds and clansmen truly I can t put into words how much I enjoyed this story No how much I LOVE this story Every page every sentence every word The bottom lineAs I said my eading time is Judith Hampton was as beautiful as she was proud as purposeful as she was loyal The dear Scottish friend of her childhood was about to give birth and Judith had promised to be at her side But there was another private eason for the journey from her bleak English home to the Highlands to meet the father she had never known the Lair. ,

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Clan and Frances Catherine s brother in law and the idea of having an Englishwoman as a guest in his lands didn t particularly an Englishwoman as a guest in his lands didn t particularly well with him but he agreed to fulfill his sister in law s euest after all he was an honorable man and he always put his family first no matter what So he set to England to fetch Judith and escort her to her friend s side even though he expected her to dishonor her childhood promise and not go to Frances Catherine s She was English hence her word didn t mean anything ight Well Iain was than surprised to find out his preconceived notions about Judith were wrong not to mention a bit disturbed to see how she managed to enchant not only him but all of his men in no time But she had a secret yeah the one the titles efers to that could complicate a elationship between them so she was determined to fight her attraction to him Not that would make any difference once Iain had his mind set on keeping her Iain was just wonderful Honorable protective caring and oh yes arrogant He didn t ask he demanded His marriage proposal to Judith made me gasp then laugh It was so delicious and outrageous Judith I m keeping you How could she argue with that LOL And yet he couldn t find a way to get her to understand the chain of command to be followed in his clan But he was no fool when it came to Judith and didn t waste time trying to keep her at arm s lenghtJudith was as great as Iain Honorable kind hearted and smart Stubborn too because that was the only way she could meet Iain s arrogance She wasn t afraid to stand her ground but she never acted like those stupid heroines who pick a fight with the hero just to show how feisty they are She was above that Seeing her "argue her cases in her particular ilogical way of thinking was too "her cases in her particular ilogical way of thinking was too No above that Seeing her argue her cases in her particular ilogical way of thinking was too funny No everyone always ended up agreeing with herIain and Judith s love story was funny and sigh worthy at the same time I lost count of the times I laughed out loud thankfully there was no one else around or they would think I was crazy or simply smiled in contentment There were also a few angsty moments near the end of the book but I never doubted that Iain would make everything ightNow I need to comment on the feeling of d j vu that bugged me a little while I was Eleanor, Quiet No More reading it In one particular seuence of events I waseminded of A Kingdom of Dreams by Judith McNaught when the little boy threw some stones at Judith she protected him settled the matter by herself and in the process gained the boy s mother s allegiance and espect That had enough similarity with some events in McNaught s book to make me aise an eyebrow Going further Judith and the heroine in A Kingdom of Dreams also had some similar characteristics both were somewhat mistreated by their own families their fathers were their heroes enemy and they only found their place in the world in their heroes clans Of course there were several differences that kept the books apart and The Secret was a very enjoyable What It Takes: Fighting for My Life and My Love of the Game read by its own merit I already see myselfereading it over and over again in the future. Exed by her sprightly defiance bemused by her tender nature Iain felt his soul growing into the light and warmth of her love Surely nothing would wrench her from the affection and trust of Iain and his clannot even the truth about her father a devastating secret that could shatter the boldest alliance and the most glorious of loves. The SecretRecious to me and there isn t enough of it but when I needed something familiar and comforting I chose this book That in itself should bear testament to how much I adore The SecretI sighed I smiled I laughed the witty
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and laugh out loud banter sexual chemistry it captured my heart and made me fall in love with the obstinate Laird Iain Maitland and the adorable eually obstinate Lady Judith all over again Delightful 4 stars The Secret was a delight to Luftwaffe Fighters 1945 (Topcolors) read I was easily swept into Julie Garwood s world of witty dialogue enchanting characters and feel goodomanceI did however find it difficult to feel the connection and chemistry between Iain s and Judith s characters during the first half of the book In fact at times I felt there was chemistry between Judith and Brodick than between Judith and Iain Fortunately by the end of the story I was a firm believer in Judith s and Iain s Revenant relationshipThere is aeason I gave this book a highe Absolutely brilliant I can see why everyone adores this book so much and considers it a classic of historical Pumpkinflowers romance I truly loved everything about this book Judith and her headstrong ways Iain and his tenderness with Judith the powerful hilarious friendship between Judith and her best friend Frances the feminist themes theidiculous wedding Everything was PERFECT HOW HAVE I NOT READ JULIE GARWOOD UNTIL NOW Seriously I am a huge highlander omance fan and this book was everything First I loved how close Frances Catherine and Judith were The first chapter where they met as children was so adorable and I loved their close bond Because of that Judith has to go to the highlands when Frances Catherine is pregnant to be by her side However During Time The Scottish this the Scottish the English and they are not at all welcoming to them to come into their lands I loved how Iain is laird but still went to escort Judith from England to Scotland because Frances Catherine is married to his brother The moment they meet FIREWORKS Their elationship was just so perfect and I loved how they gave into their lust even though they were determined to hate each other Judith has a fire about her and she s the perfect person to be with Iain While Iain is supposed to be this headstrong stubborn highlander he has a soft spot for Judith and I loved how he wo This book grabbed from the Prologue filled with both endearing and funny moments In a few pages Ms Garwood had me loving Judith the heroine and her friend Frances Catherine By the end of Chapter 2 I was also in love with Iain the hero and smiling like a silly girl What a nice way to start a bookJudith and Frances Catherine met as children and formed an unlikely friendship Judith was English and Frances Catherine was Scottish and everyone knew that English and Scottish hated each other Well everyone but Judith and Frances Catherine Their friendship lasted through all the years and now Frances Catherine was pregnant and wanted Judith by her side as promised years before to help her with the birth of her child Iain was the laird of the Maitland. D Maclean Nothing prepared her for the sight of the Scottish barbarian who was to escort her into his landIain Maitland Laird of his clan a man powerfully compelling than any she had ever encounteredIn a spirited clash of wills and customs Judith Green Eyed Envy revelled in the melting bliss of Iain's searching kisses his passionate caresses Perpl.

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