Kiss the Bride
A lady of London breeding, Emma Van Court never expected to be left widowed and penniless in the Scottish village of Faires. But when a fortune is promised if she remarries, the pretty schoolteacher finds Faires' motley assortment of eligible men scrambling for her attentions from the local cowherd to an obnoxious baron!
karena dedikasinya ini, Stuart, sepupu James terpikat padanya dan mengajaknya berumah tangga di Kepulauan Sherlang. tempat terpencil yg cocok mjd misi mereka. Emma gembira dan segera meminta ...more
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Judul Asli : KISS THE BRIDE
A Novel by Patricia Cabot
Copyright © 2002 by Meggin Cabot
Penerbit Gramedia Pustaka Utama
Alih Bahasa : Martha Widjaja
Cover by Marcel A.W.
Cetakan I : Februari 2013 ; 400 hlm
Rate : 3 of 5
London, Mei 1832
Emma Van Court – yatim piatu, gadis mungil menarik yang baru berulang tahun ke-18, yang diangkat oleh paman dan bibinya, Lord dan Lady Van Court, berusaha meminta bantuan kepada James Marbury, Earl of Denham sekaligus saudara sepupu Stuar ...more
This book was cute and sad in all the right places. Emma has moved to Faires (fictional place in Shetland) to marry her childhood sweetheart. However, not long after they're married, he dies. His cousin, James, comes to bring the body back home so that it can be buried in the family tomb and is surprised to see Emma is still the ...more
temos nesta historia um misto, tanto em termos de caracterização dos personagens como as emoções que possam ser despertadas, ora é empolgante como é sensaborão! :(
a trama por si so é relativamente pobre, a autora aqui podia ter tornado mais empolgante os diálogos e inclusive a atitude dos personagens.
um amor antigo mas que não teve a "força" suficiente para se revelar na altura certa, felizmente com o desenrolar da historia, começamos a sentir um certo interesse a despertar o que nos ...more
The hero, in the other hand, is brave and well-described as a dream man (well, at least for me :p).
The book is a page turner since Meg Cabot kept all the secret exactly at the last chapters of the story. I couldn't stop reading until I found the answers. However, the reason behind Clara & Lord McCraigh's drama wasn't relieving as I thought it would b ...more
4/17/09 - Reading it again for the TNBBC Spring 2009 Challenge. :)
I remember this book was really cute. I love books where the guy falls in love before the girl... They're great! :) I ...more
I'm not usually a regency romance reader (save few exeptions) but as a fan of Meg, I just had to try it. This is not o ...more
Meggin Patricia Cabot was born and and raised in Bloomington, Indiana, USA, daughter of Barbara and C. Victor Cabot, a college professor. She also lived in Grenoble, France and Carmel, California (the setting for her bestselling Mediator series) before moving to New York City after graduating with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Indiana University.
After working ...more