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Julianne Donaldson grew up as the daughter of a U.S. Air Force fighter pilot. She learned how to ski in the Italian Alps, visited East Berlin before the wall came down, and spent three years living next to a 500-year-old castle. After earning a degree in English, she turned her attention to writing. She writes historical romance when she is not busy with her four young children and husband. Edenbrooke is her first novel.

Proper Romance Tour...with UPDATES



November is Proper Romance month! I'm teaming up with fellow Proper Romance writer Sarah M. Eden on a mini book tour. I'm excited to meet readers outside of Utah! And if you love to give books as Christmas presents (like I do), this is the perfect opportunity to get your books signed and personalized. Come see us and get your shopping done. :) 
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Published on October 15, 2013 10:00
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Edenbrooke (Edenbrooke, #1)

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Blackmoore

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“Despair is a free man—hope is a slave.”
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" Leah wrote: "What age is this book appropriate for?"
Pride and Prejudice? It's appropriate for any age, but will appeal to mature teenagers to adults.
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Sylvia is finished with Edenbrooke: I want a Philip Wyndham of my own! 5 stars! This is the best proper Regency romance I've ever read.
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“To my unsuspecting love.
When I look into your eyes, I lose all sense of time and place. Reason robbed, clear thought erased, I am lost in the paradise I find within your gaze.
I long to touch your blushing cheek, to whisper in your ear how I adore you, how I have lost my heart to you, how I cannot bear the thought of living without you.
To be so near to you without touching you is agony. Your blindness to my feelings is a daily torment, and I feel driven to the edge of madness by my love for you.
Where is your compassion when I need it most? Open your eyes , Love, and see what is right before you: that I am not merely a friend, but a man deeply, desperately , in love with you.
Longing for you.”
Julianne Donaldson, Edenbrooke

“I hope you do not let anyone else's expectations direct the course of your life.”
Julianne Donaldson, Edenbrooke

“Did you need something?' I asked.
'Yes,' he said, reaching out and taking my hand. My heart thumped hard at his touch. I told myself I should pull my hand away, but I couldn't make myself do it.
'What did you need?' My voice was little more than a whisper.
'Your smile. I haven't seen it all day.”
Julianne Donaldson, Edenbrooke

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Edenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson Edenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson
 
  9 votes 21.4%

The Air We Breathe by Christa Parrish The Air We Breathe by Christa Parrish
 
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Evidence of Mercy (Sun Coast Chronicles, #1) by Terri Blackstock Evidence of Mercy by Terri Blackstock
 
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Catch a Falling Star by Beth K. Vogt Catch a Falling Star by Beth K. Vogt
 
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The Third Target (J. B. Collins #1) by Joel C. Rosenberg The Third Target by Joel C. Rosenberg
 
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Unintended Target (Unintended Series, #1) by D.L. Wood Unintended Target by D.L. Wood
 
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“My wish is that you may be loved to the point of madness.”
André Breton, What is Surrealism?: Selected Writings

“He opened his mouth. The words were there. He was about to say them when a jolt of terror went through him, the terror of someone who, wandering in a mist, pauses only to realise that they have stopped inches from the edge of a gaping abyss. The way she was looking at him - she could read what was in his eyes, he realised. It must have been written plainly there, like words on the page of a book. There had been no time, no chance, to hide it.

“Will,” she whispered. “Say something, Will.”

But there was nothing to say. There was only emptiness, as there had been before her. As there would always be.

'I have lost everything', Will thought. 'Everything.”
Cassandra Clare

“He looked at her as a man might look at a faded flower he had plucked, in which it was difficult for him to trace the beauty that had made him pick and so destroy it”
Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

“There's only one great evil in the world today. Despair.”
Evelyn Waugh, Vile Bodies

“It's lies. It's all lies. Some of them are just prettier than others, that's all. People see what they think is there.”
Terry Pratchett, Monstrous Regiment




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