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The Song of the Nereids

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She Despised Rain -- and Men!

And she'd had enough of both in Singapore. But a young and attractive woman alone was fair game in that teeming nineteenth-century seaport. So she devised a daring and impetuous scheme that would take her far from the crowded city -- to the New World -- and freedom.

What she did not anticipate was that the handsome sea captain whom she had chos
Paperback, 188 pages
Published 1984 by Zondervan Publishing House
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Angela Blount
Aug 02, 2011 Angela Blount rated it really liked it
Shelves: romance
I was initially annoyed that the book didn't give me the heroine's name up front, but the reason for this became more understandable as I read on. This would actually be one of the first romance novels I read, and it was one of the only ones to remain in my memory over a decade later.

The story itself is exceptional, as I'm not particularly a fan of historicals. This one won me over with it's imagery and emotional depth. I'm not sure what I could say about the plot without giving it away, so I wo
Aug 22, 2010 Jenny rated it liked it
I'm in a vacation for 1 week, and I accidentally saw this in my cousins bedroom, I grabbed it and read it... It's nice, good story, worth your time to read. :) very classic love story..:) I'm giving it a 3 our of 5.
This was my favorite in the Serenade/Saga line that I read when I was a young teen. A historical setting - and the sea, what's not to like?
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