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Rosa Irlandesa (Irish Hearts #2) (Irish Hearts #2)

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Poderia esta encantadora rosa irlandesa conquistar o coração do seu insensível marido?

A bela e audaz Erin McKinnon aceitou a proposta de casamento de Burke Logan e a sua fria promessa de segurança e riqueza. Burke Logan era um jogador, e a sorte tornara-o dono da Three Aces, uma das melhores coudelarias de Maryland. Ele viajou até à Irlanda para comprar cavalos, mas uma t
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320 pages
Published March 2012 by Harlequin (first published 1988)
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Cyndi
Apr 19, 2016 Cyndi rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Ah, her early work. Nora had improved so much.
Aayesha Khatri
I read this book immediately after I read the first one, which was when I was 14, and the first time I read it, I didn't like it as much as I liked Adelia and Travis' story.

A couple years later, I reread Irish Thoroughbred, and decided to reread this one too. I loved it.

The sweet anguish the heroine feels, loving the hero, thinking he thinks she only wants his money, and how she suffers, and pain his treatment causes - it is everything I love in a book. Nora Roberts is truly one of the best writ
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Gramedia Pustaka Utama
Jiwa Erin sangat gelisah, dia begitu ingin pergi meninggalkan kota kelahirannya, melihat wilayah lain, tetapi dengan situasi keuangan keluarganya, rasanya dia harus bersabar.
Burke mampu melihat kegelisahan jiwa Erin, karena jiwanya dan jiwa Erin laksana cermin, dan itu yang membuat Burke sangat tertarik kepada Erin.
Dengan dalih menawarkan pekerjaan kepada Erin, Burke membawa Erin masuk kedalam kehidupannya.
Kekuatan, keberanian, ketabahan, kepolosan dan kejujuran Erin membuat Burke jatuh cinta ta
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Inés Izal
Mar 11, 2014 Inés Izal rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2014, favoritos
¡Cada vez mejora esta serie!
En el primero Travis era un sol, pero debo reconocer que Burke me ha ganado en este libro, con una personalidad única.
Lo mejor el mundo de las carreras de caballos. ¡Genial!
Becky
Jan 18, 2015 Becky rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The second book in the "Irish Hearts" book by Nora Roberts. Dee, her husband Travis and children go back to Ireland to look at thoroughbred racing horses and to visit Dee's distant cousin Erin McKinnon. Erin is working hard and dreaming of saving her money to leave the small town and find the riches and family life that she envies of Dee. Along with the Grant's, is a neighboring thoroughbred rancher and racer, Burke Logan. To Erin, he is an arrogant, cigar-smoking, rogue sort of man. She is not ...more
Tatiana Leite
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Brianne
I liked this one better than the first in the series, you can see how much Ms. Roberts writing style had developed in the years between the two books. Here we saw her knack for incorporating many point of views and seamlessly changing them even within a few paragraphs of each other. I really liked the first half or so of the book. Then the lack of communication between Burke and Erin really started to annoy me. Even when some not so nice stuff starts to happen, they are really not communicating. ...more
Helen
Aug 18, 2015 Helen rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
The first book in this series is the first Nora Roberts book I read, and I read it a long time ago. I loved it for the romance and for the horses. Recently I came across this second in the series, and I thought I'd get another dose of the same. Not exactly.

What Nora Roberts does really well is capture sound and soul of Ireland. I'll read her Irish books just for that. She also creates characters with depth and quirks. But sometimes the problems the characters have could be resolved by sitting do
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Kshydog
Apr 04, 2016 Kshydog rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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V.
Jun 09, 2015 V. rated it really liked it
Este livro é completamente diferente do anterior, assim como as suas personagens são mais vincadas e orgulhosas. Consegui ligar-me profundamente a elas e a, de repente, devorar a história por completo sem querer fazer nenhuma pausa. Há, para além do romance, uma áurea de sedução em determinados momentos quando as personagens principais se juntam assim como o embate de feitios e orgulhos entre eles é tão intenso que eu conseguia sentir toda a raiva e fúria aquando desses momentos. Um livro que, s ...more
Patrícia
Cenário de alguns dos livros mais maravilhosos de Nora Roberts, a Irlanda, já cenário de magia, ganhou outro relevo com a autora, e tornou-se terra de romance, encanto e finais felizes. As suas tradições e gentes são nos apresentados das mais variadas formas ao longo dos seus romances mas a sensação que nos transmitem é sempre a mesma: um regresso a casa. Podemos ter feitiços de mil anos, romances trágicos, fugas ao destino, o que quer que seja, a Irlanda é sempre o cenário perfeito.
Como fã que
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Desty
Irish Rose merupakan kelanjutan cerita dari Irish Thoroughbred yang mengisahkan kehidupan gadis asal Irlandia di Amerika. Kalau di buku pertama kita bertemu dengan Adelia dan Travis, maka di buku kedua ini ada Erin dan Burke. Erin adalah saudara sepupu Adelia yang tinggal di Irlandia. Ketika Adelia dan keluarganya datang berlibur ke Irlandia, Erin melihat bahwa kehidupan Adelia saat ini sudah banyak berubah. Selama tujuh tahun pernikahannya dengan Travis, Adelia sudah dikaruniai 3 orang anak plu ...more
Aurian Booklover
When Erin McKinnon’s cousin Adelia and her husband and children are coming to visit from America, Erin is excited about it. She is also jealous, as she wants more than the small village of Skibbereen, and she wants a loving family like her cousin has for her self. What she does not know is that a friend and neighbour of Travis and Adelia is with them. And Burke Logan is instantly intrigued by the fiery Erin. He recognizes something of himself in her, the want for more, for new things, for riches ...more
Ana
Sep 18, 2015 Ana rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
SPOILERS

I always say it, Nora Roberts is a great choice!
I loved this book even more than the previous because of Logan's development!
How he wanted to be a free animal and he suddenly finds Erin and all his plans are crushed!
It broke my heart when she got kidnapped and the brief moments of anxiety. And the reaction of Logan when she is found, and recovering on the hospital. It really touched my heart. So that's why I give this book 5 stars. Plus, Grant and Dee appears with a bunch of babies and i
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Tam B.
Jan 22, 2015 Tam B. rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
I skimmed this in places.

It is very similar to prior book. Heroine is a small town girl from Ireland (distant cousin to first heroine). Hero is a player who avoids family and roots. He marries her because he wants to bed her, she accepts because she loves him (after all of a day I think). This book had the added twists of a pregnancy and a kidnapping serving as the motivation for the hero finally acknowledging and admitting his love for the heroine.
Sarah Smith
Jul 05, 2015 Sarah Smith rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I really enjoyed reading IRISH ROSE. I found myself to be just as enamored with this second novel in the Irish Hearts series as I had been with IRISH THOROUGHBRED before it. Since I had grown extremely found of Travis Grant and Adelia Cunnane from the previous novel, I was thrilled to find out what had progressed between them after they had declared their love for one another and became a couple. And...I was TOTALLY DELIGHTED to find out that the newlyweds were starting and adding to their famil ...more
Aryanti
Jan 06, 2015 Aryanti rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I like this one better than the first one (Irish Thoroughbred).
A little more suspense.
Still quite a lot of drama caused by misunderstanding and the inability to communicate properly bla bla bla

But hey, I enjoyed it hahahaha!
Brianna
Enjoyable enough

A pleasant read, though it didn't quite hold up to what I expect from NR. Perhaps a little older, less polished and... just less than , I suppose, compared to some of my favorites by her. Will complete the trilogy.
Jen
Aug 21, 2013 Jen rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Oh my!

When I was about eighteen, my parents had a yard sale and made me sell some of my books. I had thousands, and they were basically like, "It's time to pull the plug." I regret it so much now but I did sell a ton of books like my Sweet Valleys, my Babysitters Club, Nancy Drews, etc. What a mistake! I put aside a box of "NEVER SELL BOOKS" and my Dad accidentally put it up for sale. By the time I realized, they were half gone. It.Was.Awful.

This book was one of them!

I have been searching for i
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Beka
Feb 05, 2015 Beka rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I didn't enjoy this book as much as the first book. I did feel it was a little less believable. Jumping a plane leaving her family her country to go follow a guy (you can call it a job but it really was a guy). I just didn't feel Erin was as strong as Dee was made to be in the first book.
Gina Mora
Burke was thick headed, but I liked him. Erin was fantastic. Rosa was weird. Yet again, great characters, but lackluster plot. Better than the first of the series though. Loved seeing Dee and Travis and the kids!
Traci
Aug 06, 2014 Traci rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I have to say, this one was more enjoyable than the first in the series. Nora must have learned some things after writing her first book! The series is still not that interesting!
Lizbeth
Me gusta esta trilogìa. chiclit antes de serlo. Romanticona al 100%.
Personajes lindos... chica fuerte.
Me gustó lo del mundo de los caballos.
Ericka
Apr 07, 2016 Ericka rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Another good book by Nora Roberts! This one went more into backstory than the previous in the series, but left me wanting more at the end.
Kay
Apr 08, 2016 Kay rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2016
One of Nora Roberts early books and still very enjoyable. She really does an excellent job a developing her characters. Can't wait to see how they grow in next book in trilogy.
Neckole
Dec 04, 2015 Neckole rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Liked this book better than the first. I think the cowboy did it for me.
Sascha
Mar 18, 2015 Sascha rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
esto es un placer culposo, la historia es entretenida pero nada del otro mundo
J.W.
Dec 08, 2015 J.W. rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
was in a two part Nora book, really enjoyed it
Agustina
Cabbage-Rose : ambassador of love
lili
Jan 05, 2016 lili rated it it was amazing
Muy buena historia...
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Nora Roberts was born in Silver Spring, Maryland. She began writing when a blizzard in February 1979 kept her in her hilltop home with a three and six year old for nearly a week of canceled kindergarten and dwindling chocolate supplies.

During the now-famous blizzard, she pulled out a pencil and notebook and began to write a story for her own entertainment. From the first page, she knew it was wha
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