Heather Has No Reason To Like Lucas ReedLucas Reed Deserted Deborah, Heather Hawthorne S Unwed Cousin, When Deborah Become Pregnant With His Child He Is An American Whose Fight For Liberty From England Ruined Her Family S Wealth And Led To Her Father S Death But Deborah S Dying Wish Is That Heather Take Little Jamie To His Father In CharlestonEver Since His One True Love, Deborah, Mysteriously Disappeared, Lucas Has Avoided Romantic Entanglements But That Was Before Heather Appeared With Jamie And A Letter From Deborah Revealing That Lucas S Pirate Brother, Marcus, Had Kidnapped Her And Fathered Jamie Acceding To Deborah S Desire To Protect Jaime From Being Maligned As A Pirate S Child, Lucas Claims Him As His SonAs They Work Together To Build A New Life For Jamie, Can Heather And Lucas Resist Their Growing Attraction, Or Will Mutinous Hearts Finally Admit Their Love When An Enemy S Desperate Plot Threatens Their Very Lives Good Christian novelHas good story line keeps u wanting to see what happens next could not put in down until I finished loved this book I won this book in a giveaway and wanted to like itthan I did I liked the first half better than the last half which felt somewhat unrealistic and melodramatic I don t know much about the time period and the area because I readin 1800 s England but it seemed like people were awfully accepting about things that I would think would be scandal fodder Maybe that is my own ignorance And I had a hard time accepting that Lucas would respond to a crisis as he did even temporarily And the story in general was predictable I knew what the crisis would be early on I liked Lucas and wanted him to succeed in difficult circumstances through out the book And I liked his mother I felt somewhat indifferent to Heather as a love interest I had a hard time feeling their connection but I was happy to have a happily ever after for them Looking at the author s list of books, reviews and number of books sold I have to believe that I might like other works by her better The book is heavy with Christian themes If you don t like Christian lit this isn t the book for you Sex no Some innuendoLanguage noViolence yes Woman knocked out Sword fight with pirates, References to a rape that occurred before the book starts Boy s life threatened with a knife. Nobody could be any surprised than Lucas when a shy and unknown spinster arrives on his doorstep in America Toting a young male, she informs Mr Reed that she has brought his son to meet him and the mother is deceased Lucas is ready to deny the boy until he reads a secret letter from Deborah, the mother Then he understands the circumstances and his current Christian beliefs and character take on the responsibility of raising young Jamie It is time for Heather, the quaint cousin of Deborah, to go back to Canada, but does she really want to go and does he want her to leave Mr Reed s mother is also living in the home and takes a liking to Heather Read and find out why Lucas loves Jamie so much and what was in that letter.
- 176 pages
- Mutiny of the Heart
- Vickie McDonough
- 24 March 2018 Vickie McDonough