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Captain of Her Heart (Brides of Waterloo #1)

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With her family's fortune in ruins, Harriet Handley has given up her aspirations of becoming an author. All effort must go to helping her pretty sister Sophie marry well. But when Sophie's wealthy beau returns from the war, he is no longer a wild, lighthearted youth. And while Sophie is dismayed by the transformation, Harriet finds this thoughtful, war-weary man utterly ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published February 7th 2012 by Love Inspired (first published February 1st 2012)
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Deanna
Feb 15, 2012 Deanna rated it really liked it
A sweet love story...I like reading the love inspired historicals. I love the addition of faith into the story. The heroine and hero were wonderful characters but the heroine's mother was completely annoying and selfish...and if that was my mom I probably would not have shown the patience the heroine did in this book. I love the hero being a soldier...soldiers have such strength and masculinity.
Paula
Jun 19, 2015 Paula rated it it was amazing
Lovely historical romance from Lily George. Looking forward to the next book in the series.
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Dec 16, 2014 Victoria rated it really liked it
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This is the first in Lily George's Brides of the Waterloo series, having read the third one already I was curious to see the connections made.

It starts out with us learning that Harriet and her family (mother and sister) are living in reduced circumstances since her father's death, and that Harriet was an aspiring writer. Silly Sophie, her sister, has an understanding with Captain Brookes, her beau before he went to fight for England against Napoleon. He lost his leg in battle, as well as his fa
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Ariana Baxter
Sep 14, 2013 Ariana Baxter rated it really liked it
With her family's fortune in ruins, Harriet Handley has given up her aspirations of becoming an author. All effort must go to helping her pretty sister Sophie marry well. But when Sophie's wealthy beau returns from the war, he is no longer a wild, lighthearted youth. And while Sophie is dismayed by the transformation, Harriet finds this thoughtful, war-weary man utterly intriguing.…

Waterloo left Captain John Brookes scarred in body and mind, and Sophie's lukewarm reception only adds to his pain.
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MariaFernanda
Jun 24, 2012 MariaFernanda rated it liked it
Very entertaining! I loved the history behind the story, it was very interesting and explained thoroughly. The characters were also endearing!
I did think it was a little slow though, but overall a good read!!
Miss
Mar 01, 2012 Miss rated it it was amazing
LOVED IT
Must read more from this author.
Didn't want to put it down it was soooo good.
A MUST Read!
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Thoroughly enjoyed this book and LOVE Aunt Katherine!!!!!
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Sinopsis en Español // Synopsis in Spanish 1 1 Jan 16, 2015 09:13PM  
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