Gallant Waif ended up being one of those books that I had a somewhat difficult time rating. The writing itself is excellent and well-deserving of having been a. Read “Gallant Waif” by Anne Gracie with Rakuten Kobo. Kate Farleigh was absolutely stunned when her refusal to accept Lady Cahill’s offer of “charity” resulted. Gallant Waif [Anne Gracie] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers . The story of Major Jack Carstairs, recently returned from the Peninsular.
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The Dukes of Vauxhall. Little does she know how her life is intertwined with what has happened to Jack. Typical of the time period, nothing overly offensive IMO, just quite a bit of it.
Saif Carstairs has been scarred and lamed from war, has been jilted by his fiance, and disowned and disinherited by his father Oct 25, Kathleen rated it it was amazing Shelves: Suddenly, Jack found himself with a purpose, trying to steer clear of Miss Farleigh’s attempts to interfere with his chosen lifestyle.
But the real reason behind the older woman’s antics became stunningly clear upon meeting Lady Cahill’s enigmatic grandson, Jack Carstairs. European Historical Romance Review Tags: When tragedy and hardship and then a dreadful b The mark of a keeper book for me is when I am laugh out loud, cry and sigh for the troubles and triumphs of the main characters.
Ellen Wiaf Review Date: It IS dated somehow.
BOOK REVIEW: Gallant Waif/Tallie’s Knight by Anne Gracie
The film went a funny colour, but you get the idea. Kate is fun, kind and you can’t help but admire her. I felt bad for bad for both the hero and heroine, but the girl more so and all my bouts of tears were because of her. You’ve successfully gaolant this review. Saat awal membaca novel ini, saya mengira author mau membuat cerita Cinderella retelling. I still felt like shaking both of them on occasion though, because most their problems boiled down to a lack of communication and sheer stubbornness on both their parts.
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I do recall a great liking for this story and have read most of the books the author has produced since wwif some better than others. Jack and Kate carry about equal baggage, so they are both very emotionally intense while also both wwif incredibly stubborn. One star Lost for the push-pull. Overall, this was an engaging albeit angsty way to pass the time. Kate Farleigh is starving, broke, reeling from t Gallant Waif was a charming and sweet romance. To view it, click here.
Ratings and Reviews 0 15 star ratings 0 reviews. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Not recommended for under 18 or sensitive readers. I should have despised this book from the very beginning for many reasons. Oh, and that Ball scene at the end. I enjoyed this book. A good tale about a grumpy, war torn H, and an h who is is actually far more capable that she seems at first.
When her father and brothers were all killed in the war, Kate was left an orphan. No one will want me I’ll stay unmarried forever” blah blah blah. A Devil of a Duke. I lost count of the number of times she would steel herself against him only to melt into a puddle of goo in the next paragraph. The last 4 years, however, were in the same high school and I still have my 2 best friends from that time.
Although the main characters didn’t get beyond kissing throughout the story, I felt their passion very clearly. I really loved the ending.
I thought this was a beautiful story. And, oh the angst!
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I really think Jack was lo I thought this was a beautiful story. London, EnglandUnited Kingdom. But gallwnt hot-and-cold routine gets old, and Jack was a bit immature more than once.
Then his shallow fiance broke off their engagement because of his scars and near-penniless state.
Why, if he gallxnt careful, Kate just might succeed in her attempts to make him want to rejoin the human race!
But both books are great reads if you love Regency romance, and both have excellent historical details describing how people actually lived at that time.