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Wild Wind Westward (Westward #01)

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Her beauty was a blessing and a curse. Her hair was like the summer sun. Her eyes reflected the clear blue Norwegian skies. She would be Gustav Rolfson's reluctant bride. For her sake he would forge an empire in America.

But Kristin Arnesdatter was forever bound to another to Eric Starbane, who had fled his homeland with a price on his head and vengeance in his heart Eric,
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Paperback, 480 pages
Published February 1st 1982 by Dell
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Misfit
The story begins in Norway, with the H and h declaring twu wuv forever (and consummating it) just when the evil baddies (father and son) have tricked the townspeople into mortgaging their homes and they're now ready to trick them with forged documents and foreclose. Now they can have all those mineral rights to themselves.

So...our blonde-god hero doesn't take the foreclosure laying down and his hot temper makes him do something bad and he has to run for his life. Catches a ship, signs on to the
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Emily-Jane Orford
Mar 05, 2012 Emily-Jane Orford rated it did not like it
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Already I'm bored. I'm only on page 10. This book lacks substance. It's very repetitive, not very well constructed, and full of trash.

I forced myself through the rest of the book. Still a lot of repetition, complete passages repeated almost word-for-word. The plot was very contrived, pathetic, really - love, conflict, resolution, love, conflict, resolution, and then yet again, only in the end there is no complete resolution. I suppose it's to-be-continued, sadly. I don't want to read any more!

Oh
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Pseudonym of Michael T. Hinkemeyer.

Born in Central Minnesota in 1940, Mike lived there until earning a B.A. at local St. John’s University in 1962. Two years in the military followed, where he served as a U.S. Army officer in Europe. Then came Northwestern University, where he earned a Masters degree in 1966 and a Ph.D. in 1971. He left academics in 1976 and turned to full-time writing. He has pub
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