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Guardian

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Guardian, is the first book of The Guardian Trilogy, a Christian fantasy fiction series.

The powerful and imposing Xander/Darcy, Chief of Guardian Angels, has protected exceptional humans from demonic forces over the course of ten millennia without losing a single battle. In 1989, he receives an unusual assignment which will forever change his ordered existence and alter t
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Kindle Edition, 280 pages
Published August 2011
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Bibi
Oct 19, 2018 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: christian, bible, fantasy
This had all the makings of a 5 star read, yet....

I enjoyed this trilogy and was particularly satisfied that Ms Helm was unashamedly bold in standing by her Christian beliefs. No equivocation or attempts at pandering. This means a lot to this Christian gal (one whose righteousness is but a filthy rag).

Anyway, back to the book. The plot was certainly clever.
Xander is a guardian angel who was given charge over Elizabeth; however, he soon became hopelessly in love with her which was distressing, t
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IndieJane
Apr 09, 2012 rated it really liked it
Oh. My. Word. This was not what I had expected! This is an amazing story, which had me thinking and at one point breaking out my Bible to do my own research. Even though this is a fictional story I was fascinated to see how the spiritual world might be at work around us. According to the Bible there is a spiritual battle being fought for us each day. It’s interesting to see the spiritual warfare that goes on in a persons life unseen by human eyes.

What if Elizabeth Bennett was meant for a special
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Meredith (Austenesque Reviews)
Once again, Jane Austen's beloved masterpiece is being infiltrated with supernatural beings...although this time instead of violent, un-dead zombies or blood-sucking vampires, Jane Austen's characters are intermingling with guardian angels and heavenly hosts. Setting her story in Spartanburg, South Carolina in the year 1989, author Robin Helm begins The Guardian Trilogy by introducing readers to Xander (Darcy), Chief of all Guardian Angels, as he receives his new and mystifying assignment of pro ...more
Jenny
May 28, 2018 rated it it was ok
This book was really not for me... I'm sure some people will love it, but it was all a bit much for me.

It's an interesting story that starts with the birth of baby Elizabeth Bennet who is identified as an important person in terms of her future influence. We see the little baby starting to grow up and how she is different to others her age. What we are also part of is her guardian angel, and the angels of others, protecting and guiding them from evil.

This is very heavy on bible references and w
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Jeni
Oct 19, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Even though you find books that you want to read right now, you also find other books you want to read but know deep down that you are not really ready yet for the message it contains. You do, however, realize and know when the right time is to finally read it. This is that kind of book! Definitely did disappoint and better than I ever imagined! It's all encompassing! Looking forward to the journey that will lead me to finding out how it all ends!!
Joni
"Oh. My. Word. This was not what I had expected! This is an amazing story, which had me thinking and at one point breaking out my Bible to do my own research. Even though this is a fictional story I was fascinated to see how the spiritual world might be at work around us. According to the Bible there is a spiritual battle being fought for us each day. It’s interesting to see the spiritual warfare that goes on in a persons life unseen by human eyes."
To quote another reviewer who said it so well.
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Careen Malahay
Oct 17, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is by far The best Christian fantasy book I’ve read! Everything is amazing! I can’t wait to read the next book in this series.
Suzanne Fisher
I am a huge fantasy reader and lately I have been reading all the angel/demon books I can get my hands on so this gem from Amazon Kindle was just what I was looking for.
This is actually book 1, not book 2.

The book is about a higher angel sent to protect a baby born into a very religious family. The book is full of bible scriptures and good Christian people. I had to look and make sure I had picked fantasy and not religion. Anyway, the writing is pretty good and the story is moderately good. I f
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colleen churm
May 05, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Guardian: The Guardian Trilogy, Book 1.

Wow, this was a surprising excellent story, although, I shouldn't have been surprised, because Robin Helm writes wonderful stories. But, I have to admit I had Prejudice, thinking it might be a bit preachy, but everything was pulled together to make a true Pride/Prejudice/Supernatural story. With an Exceptionally, Blessed Elizabeth Bennet with, A very special Guardian Angel watching over her, as Dark Forces try to eliminate her. Do not be surprised if her Gu
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Liz Bell
Oct 27, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Really great book! I am so ready to read the next in the series.
Beth Leaird
Started really slow but I really got into it and am looking forward to the sequel.
Christine Wheeler
I enjoyed this story quite a lot. It was engrossing and the characters were very likeable.
Leah Cochran
Nov 06, 2018 rated it really liked it
This book was different with the humans and guardians that watch over Christians. As Christians we know there is a battle going on that we cannot see but we don't like to think about it a lot of the time. It took quite a bit of time to get into this book because it took quite a bit of time to set up all of the characters. I was just starting to enjoy it at the end of the book.
Sheila Majczan
Mar 24, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Although I usually do not like books that use the names of Jane Austen characters but show no connection to the original story (in this case P&P) I am, however, very enthralled with this story. Yes, many of the characters have names from P&P but it is set in modern day USA and the dynamics and personalities are very different. I also do not like to be preached "at" even though I am a Christian and was fearful in reading the Amazon synopsis of the book that it would do just that. BUT I mu ...more
Wafflecakes
Jan 28, 2012 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Just bad.
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Philly helms family had direct said 1 1 Aug 05, 2015 10:35PM  
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Robin Helm's time revolves around music as she plays and teaches. Her books reflect that love, as well as her fascination with the paranormal and science fiction.

Her latest publication is Understanding Elizabeth, in which Darcy must decide how much he's willing to pay to have what he wants. Previously published works include The Guardian Trilogy (Darcy is Elizabeth's guardian angel) and the Yours
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