Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Waiting on Wednesday #113: Captured by Love

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event that spotlights upcoming releases that we're
eagerly anticipating.

This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:

Captured by Love by Jody Hedlund
Bethany House-July 1, 2014

About the Book
Michigan Territory, 1814
A voyageur and a young woman swept up in a time of upheaval and danger
discover firsthand the high price of freedom.
The British Army has taken control of Michilimackinac Island and its fort, forcing the Americans to swear an oath of loyalty to the crown in order to retain their land. Pierre Durant is a fur trader who returns after being away from the island for years, only to find the family farm a shambles and those he cares about starving and at the mercy of British invaders.
Torn between the adventurous life of fur trading and guilt over neglecting his defenseless mother, Pierre is drawn deeper into the fight against the British--and into a relationship with Angelique MacKenzie, a childhood friend who's grown into a beautiful woman. She now finds herself trapped by the circumstances of war and poverty, and the cruelty of her guardian, Ebenezer Whiley.

As tensions mount and the violence rages on, Pierre and Angelique must decide where their loyalties rest and how much they'll risk for love.

Why I Want It
It's a Jody Hedlund novel, end of story!

4 comments:

Rissi said...

I've recently discovered Jody's novels, and it could be, that she'll become a favorite, so I may have to read this one. :)

Jojos Corner said...

Totally agree!!! Put JODY HEDLUND on it and I'm buying!!!

The Reading Nook Reviews said...

I love the cover for this one! Will have to check it out. :)

My WoW

Abbi Hart said...

Rissi-I didn't discover her until her third book but I have loved all five of her books!

Jojo-I know, right?!

The Reading Nook Reviews-It's sure to be amazing!

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