Title: At the King’s Command Author: Susan Wiggs Publication Info: Mira June ISBN: Genre: Historical: European. Frustrated by his own failures at matrimony, King Henry VIII punishes an insolent nobleman by commanding him to marry the vagabond woman. Circle In The Water / At The King’s Command By Susan Wiggs – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time.
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The author took liberties in putting suasn characters together, when in actuality, they were both of different eras. Swap 29 have, 9 want. The Illustrated Collection Books by J.
Historical romance is a guilty pleasure of mine. Apr 15, Jo rated it liked it Shelves: While the basic plot line is there, it is the circumstances bringing these events about that make this an interesting and satisfying book ckmmand read.
But Juliana Romanov is no ordinary thief—she is a Russian princess forced into hiding by the traitorous cabal who slaughtered her family. I found it was too much written for a different audience.
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A big “NO” for this reader as I was not impressed with this first story. And commabd I think I might have enjoyed a bit more of a look at the Russian world during this time period, I enjoyed the touches with Juliana’s dog, the Gypsies, and Juliana’s memories of her family and old world. Stephen de Lacey is cimmand cold and bitter widower, long accustomed to the sovereign’s capricious and malicious whims. I might have give this book 2.
One day she hopes to return to Muscovy to seek vengeance. He regards his new bride as utterly inconvenient…though undeniably fetching.
Boy gets girl back. She took action where she saw a need and even when those actions probably weren’t the wisest, she didn’t sit and wait for the men in her life to decide what she should do. The historical nature was well researched and very interesting as well. Quotes from At the King’s Com The hero and heroine spend a lot of time obsessing over each other, leaving the plot to suffer.
Frustrated by his own failures at matrimony, King Henry VIII punishes an insolent nobleman by commanding him to marry eiggs vagabond woman caught stealing his horse. Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you’ll like this book.
My True Love Gave to Me.
Susan Wiggs has written a keeper. Our two lovers are thrown together by unusual happenings that eventually blossoms into a wonderful love story over time and with understandable obstacles overcome.
So, if you’re looking for something lusty, this isn’t it. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. No where near as good as her Bella Vista Chronicles.
At the King’s Command
But Juliana Romanov is no ordinary thief—she is a Russian princess forced into hiding by the traitorous cabal who slaughtered her family. What begins as a mockery of a marriage ultimately blossoms into deepest love.
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