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The Wedding Vow

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10 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

A Castle, A Knight, A Damsel & A Dungeon

The Wedding Vow by Jillian Hart Bran The Fair known to Gwyneth of Blackthorne as the murderer's bastard son. Born to a leman he carried that disgrace along with a leg deformity. Bran was returning to Blackthorne, the keep his father had after he betrayed and murdered Gw...
The Wedding Vow by Jillian Hart Bran The Fair known to Gwyneth of Blackthorne as the murderer's bastard son. Born to a leman he carried that disgrace along with a leg deformity. Bran was returning to Blackthorne, the keep his father had after he betrayed and murdered Gwyneth's parents. His father was dying and in his final words were that Blackthorne would be Bran's. After a life of being a good Knight under Sir Simon, Bran now had a title and land. His brother Geoffrey told him that the king demanded he marry Gwyneth as well to settle the unrest of the villeins. Gwyneth had been married to Geoffrey but threatened to kill him rather than let him touch her. The keep belonged to her family and she would not seal a marriage with those who murdered her parents. And Geoffrey was a cruel man as well and fond of his drink. The king had allowed him an annulment from her but he was still not allowed a new wife. And now Gwyneth was to marry another of the murderer's sons. Right before the wedding Geoffrey offers her the keep and money if she kills Bran on their wedding night. Bran was determined to prove to Gwyneth he was not like his father or brother. He showed her love and kindness. He was a gentle man and held to honor as a true knight would. Gwyneth worked hard at restoring her family home and trying to resist Bran's kindness. Her relatives had been stealing from the keep while under the command of the old baron and his son. When her Uncle stole their horses he was caught and put in the dungeon. Bran had been helping the villeins by giving them cows for milk and much needed food. Unlike his family before him who were greedy and took from the villagers he tried to help them. A really good story. Even after Gwyneth accepts Bran as her husband in full she still does not share her deep secret. And her family refuses to stop trying to kill Bran. **Contains sexual situations within marriage.

posted by JutzieDV on September 9, 2011

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3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Uneven grammar; acceptible prose

The uneven grammar and choppy back-and-forth style writing was distracting and left gaps in the narrative the reader had to infer for herself. The story itself wasn't bad, though. The character development was fair and even; the action moved the story along nicely.

posted by Anonymous on November 26, 2011

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 27, 2012

    Great Read

    Really good book - a lesson I have tried to teach my children, if there is no trust, love cannot endure. Great story line and wonderful characters - enjoyed from the first to last page.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 27, 2012

    good story

    Not as predictable as most romance novels

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 31, 2011

    great book

    easy read and story line good

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 11, 2012

    Beautiful

    Gwyneth & Bran story was really cute. The story was well written, the plot keeps you entertained and the love that grows between them is made for a love story.

    I liked that the way they felt in love. The story was different,
    Love, loved it !! Get it you will not be disappointed

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  • Posted November 27, 2012

    SWEET BOOK - Loved all the main character's and hope some get th

    SWEET BOOK - Loved all the main character's and hope some get their own book. Bran and Gwen have many strugles, trust being one that is hard to earn. This is a good read and I do recommend this book. Not too much sex, just in the right places.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 30, 2012

    W

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 7, 2012

    Trust is not overated

    I loved this book. I couldnt put it down. Thank you nook. This book shows if you dont have trust in a relationship. Then you got nothing.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 30, 2011

    Pretty Good

    if this is your genre, this is a good read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 12, 2011

    Worth the money

    Good book

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