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The Pirate

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Griffin Rourke: Pirate. Spy. He wants revenge on the infamous buccaneer, Blackbeard, for killing his father. And nothing - not even a bewitching woman named Meredith - is going to stop him.

When Meredith Abbott finds rugged Griffin Rourke washed up on shore, she can't believe her eyes. The gorgeous pirate is the epitome of all her fantasies, come to life. But Me

ebook, Harlequin Temptation #577, Rogues Across Time #2, Harlequin Treasury 1990s, 224 pages
Published July 15th 2011 by Harlequin (first published March 1996)
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Jul 02, 2014 Cynthia rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Cynthia by: Katherine Speck
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It was a great novel about pirates and time travel! What more could a pirate lover and lover of time travel ask for?! The premise was well thought out, with just enough complications to build suspense. I'm glad the book turned out with a happy ending.

What made me happy, with a smile on my face, was all the pirate lore references in the beginning of the book, such as a reference to Treasure Island and several sea phrases sprinkled in for good measure. Hoffmann did a really good job with making t
This is a typical time travel book (book #2) in a series by Harlequin Temptation. The hero, Griffin Rourke, is a privateer brought forward in time by Meredith Abbott. 'Merrie' is a teacher and budding novelist. The plot is mediocre and the chemistry between the two is mild. If you enjoy time travel romances and don't care if there is much substance or intrigue, you may enjoy it. I thought is was 'OK' at best.

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Kate began reading romance in 1979 when she picked up a copy of Kathleen Woodiwiss's Ashes in the Wind. She read the book from cover to cover in one very long night and was immediately hooked on the genre.

The next morning, she was standing at the door to her local Waldenbooks and when they opened, she hurried inside and asked for everything else written by Woodiwiss. At the same time, she found wo
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