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Carrera's Bride (Long, Tall Texans) (Long, Tall Texans #27)

4.04  ·  Rating Details ·  1,342 Ratings  ·  29 Reviews
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Published (first published November 1st 2004)
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Jenny
Wow that was amazing! Amnesia, pregnancy, miscarriage, gangsters, love lost and found and unforgettable characters. Super emotional read! DP writes deeply touching love stories!
Sevimli Hırsız
Jan 04, 2013 Sevimli Hırsız rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
BİR AŞKI DOKUMAK / DIANA PALMER
Bu kitap Diana Palmer'dan okuduğum ikinci kitaptı. En az ilki kadar beğendiğim bir kitap olmasına rağmen konusunu biraz eksik buldum.Ya da Büyük Yalan'dan sonra beklentim çok fazlaydı ondan böyle hissettim.Tam karar veremiyorum. Fakat kitap güzeldi ve okurken oldukça keyif verdi.

Yazarın anlatımı her zaman olduğu gibi yine akıcıydı ama tabi bunda çevirisinin de çok fazla etkisi vardı.Ve açıkcası şu son birkaç gündür okuduğum Harlequin kitapları arasındaki en akıcı
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HÜLYA
Jan 09, 2013 HÜLYA rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Orjinal Adı Carrera's Bride olan Goodreads puanı 5/3,93 olan Diana Palmer'in Bir Aşkı Dokumak hikayesini çok beğenerek okudum..Çevirideki garip kelimeler rağmen.

Deneyimleme ,duyumsama..Bu kelimeleri kullanmak çevirmenler arasında iyice moda olmaya başladı..Ama 10 üzeründen 10 vereceğm bir romanın puanını bu çeviri yüzünde kırdım..Benim için önemli olan çevirmenin garip kelimeler bulması değil yazar ile arama girmememisidir..Günlük konuşmamızda ''Ben bunu deneyimlemek istemiyorum'' demezsiniz..Du
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Janie
Rating: 4.5 stars.
Reread: August 11, 2015 (Chapter 9 and onwards).
First read: May 02, 2015

This was such a beautiful book. I tend to stray away from DP's books that are centred around suspense, crime and that whole enchilada, because they tend to bore me. When I read romance, I primarily want romance and this book was 85% romance 15% suspense, crime mob-ish centred.

Marcus, our hero, is a bit of an odd sort. For one, he quilts and sews as a hobby and has won many competitions because of his tale
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Kaycee Sapinoso
The heart that truly loves never forgets...

That was the words that came to my mind after reading Carrera's Bride. Yes, absolutely. The mind may forget, but the heart will always remember.

I liked Delia's character. She's strong and passionate. She's also stubborn when it comes to people who matters to her. She's willing to fight and do everything to save the man she loves.

Marcus Carrera is one of my favorite Diana Palmer's hero. Beyond his notorious stature lies a great man. His character is a bi
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Adriana Fogaça
Jul 05, 2013 Adriana Fogaça rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Série Homens do Texas 30
Doce Desejo
Diana Palmer

Tô ficando a cada dia que passa mais suspeita, para escrever algo sobre qualquer livro da DP. Porque adoro os livros dela.

Bom, adorei Doce Desejo, é uma delícia de ler.

Marcus é uma coisa, t.u.d.o d.e b.o.m, trata Delia como uma rainha, até perder a memória.

Amei quando ele fica ultra irritado, porque Delia, mesmo sendo o tipo de mulher que ele não se interessaria, pois ela é simples, sem graça, (ele perdeu a memória, acha que só saia com mulheres g
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Aayesha Khatri
A 3.5 stars. I absolutely loved the beginning, the pure emotion and the intense passion. I loved the characters and I loved the story. <3 <3 It was only in the middle and the end that I didn't like, especially the amnesia theme.
Amanda Sheila
One of my favorite. It's been a while since I read Diana Palmer's book with familiar names in it. Cy Parks, Eb Scott.. Miss them!

I don't really like the way Marcus lost his memories, it's kind of ridiculous. But then again, I liked it. Nailed it, Diana Palmer!
Esra
Jan 21, 2013 Esra rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Ne olaylı kitaptı... Bazı tahminlerim doğru çıktı bazıları da beni şaşırttı.. Güzel bir hikayeydi sevdim...
Mackenzie
Oct 16, 2016 Mackenzie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
LTT #27
Chantal ❤️
Apr 30, 2016 Chantal ❤️ rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Loved most of it but really lost a lot of respect for me for a character standpoint when he kills their baby and has very little compassion for her in the hospital!! Come on like he would not know that she risked her life and her baby for the man she loves?! Seriously, please and he is a smart man?! Not! I also hate how she cuts all her hair. It's her only attribute that the hero loves, her hair. Why must it always go when the heroine is sad. I know it's designed to show her morning the lost of ...more
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So, we have Marcus, a thug turned millionaire that owns thousands of casinos, and quilts.. yes ladies he quilts and teaches I assume women how to quilt. He even has a photo album of all his master pieces? Am I getting confused here? What straight man quilts as relaxation? And wins competitions for them?! What happened to putting your feet up and having a cold one?!



Another thing Marcus kept going on and on about how to slender and skinny she is, but she is a size 10. This was set in the US not th
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İnci Puyan
Jan 11, 2013 İnci Puyan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Harlequin'in sevdiğim yazarlarından biri Diana Palmer... İlk kez Büyük Yalan kitabı ile tanımıştım yazarı ve anlatımını kalemini sevince ve baktım bir de yeni kitabı hemen aldım ve okudum... Harika bir kitaptı. Olaylıydı ve hareketliydi. Aşk romanlarında biraz hareketi severim ve bunda da vardı o hareket...

Delia, tamamen sıradan Marcus ise tam anlamıyla dikkat çekici bir erkek... Hani biz kızların vardır ya muhteşem erkek tanımlarımız... Onlardan işte. :)

Delia ile Marcus'un arasındaki aşkın resm
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Mariateresa Carone
Diana Palmer non si smentisce mai, e con quest'altro capolavoro ribadisco che è lei una delle mie autrici preferite. Adoro i suoi personaggi, principali, ma riesce anche a farti affezionare a quelli secondari, e non è cosa da molti. Adoro i suoi paesaggi, adoro tutto di questa scrittrice. Spero che Harmony, ora Harper Collins, traduca altri suoi inediti, e non solo ristampe. Super consigliato per chi vuole una lettura veloce e romantica.
Stephanie Howard
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Lilyjordan
Mar 25, 2014 Lilyjordan rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Frikin amazing!!!!! Must read book!! The best characters that I have read. The plot is a bit heartbreaking I think I cried but overall 5 stars. Loved loved loved the hero and heroine I will be rereading. Can any point out some fantastic love stories like this ? I stuck on what to read after this I don't think anything can top it.
Michelle Boone
Oct 01, 2013 Michelle Boone rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This was my first DP book and what got me hooked. A hero who quilts may be silly, but the whole storyline was fast paced. There was heartache that brought me to tears and when the HEA happened I honestly cried again. I have 3 paperback copies and an ebook copy if this book;)
Tesa Walker
Jul 06, 2014 Tesa Walker rated it really liked it
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Really enjoyed this book. The fact that Diana Palmer has stuck with the innocent women, and strong men story line is what keeps me coming back. Deep down we all want that one strong man who needs a good woman to love him.
Pat Cromwell
My fav Diana Palmer books are the one's with a feisty heroine. This book has one. The plot is silly but not so far fetched that I'd pitch the book far (ha ha ha). The book is well worth reading because it is romance at its greatest!
Christel
Dec 05, 2008 Christel rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Diana Palmer readers
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Another of the Jacobsville books that I already love. This one had a little more suspense then the others but still I loved it all the same
Samantha
Sep 27, 2010 Samantha rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I really enjoyed this story from Diana Palmer. This one was was a true love story. Throw in some suspense and you have a good, fast, easy read.
Gail A Ostrove
Jun 25, 2016 Gail A Ostrove rated it it was amazing
From heartbreak to happily ever after

They lose everything and wind up getting it all back even better and end up married and pregnant again to boot.
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Susan Eloise Spaeth was born on 11 December 1946 in Cuthbert, Georgia, USA. She was the eldest daughter of Maggie Eloise Cliatt, a nurse and also journalist, and William Olin Spaeth, a college professor. Her mother was part of the women's libera
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