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Wait For The Dawn

3.22  ·  Rating Details ·  18 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Faced with a future that holds little promise, Lydia Halley longs to leave home. But it is only after her mother's tragic death that she finally seizes her chance of freedom - a freedom she has yearned for all her life.

Taking up lodgings in the bustling city of Redbury, she meets handsome stranger Guy Anderson and so begins a friendship which blossoms into love. Until one
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Paperback, 432 pages
Published April 28th 2005 by Arrow (first published December 28th 2004)
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Laura
May 20, 2013 Laura rated it it was ok
Well first up this book was so predictable! I think i knew what was going to happen in it's entirety after about the first six chapters (there are twenty-two chapters all up).

The novel is about a young lady, Lydia Halley, who's mother dies in a very unfortunate accident. Taking this opportunity to gain her independence, she moves out of home, taking a new job in a distant town. There she meets a charming young man, Guy Anderson, who sweeps her off her feet - in more ways than one.

I found Lydia t
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Dils AB
Aug 25, 2015 Dils AB rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance
A very typical, a poor girl meet rich guy bla bla some hardship and happiness ensues.

Though there are many unnecessary deaths in this book. I especially object to the deaths at the end. Really... it reminded me of Anne Shirley complaining to Marilla that at their story club when Jane Andrews don't know what to do with her characters she will kill them off. Haha. That is exactly how I feel about this book.

Simple writing, ok characters, unnecessarily long, if it were a short story it would still
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Dilys
Jan 20, 2012 Dilys rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance
Very easy to read. If you are a romantic fiction reader you will enjoy. A predictable end.
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Easy to read ,predictable romantic fiction .
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Did not finish, read the start but did not capture me and the book is simply too long for my liking
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