Editorial Reviews. About the Author. ( – ) Kathleen E. Woodiwiss, creator of the modern historical romance, died July 6, in Minnesota. She had. Once, Abrielle’s name was on the lips of every unwed nobleman in London as a proud exceptional lady coveted for her bearing, her breeding, her wit, and her. Kathleen E. Woodiwiss’s *Everlasting *, reviewed & recommended women’s fiction.

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Woodiwiss William Morrow Hardcover pages October It was not as good as her earliest works but not as bad as The Reluctant Suitor. Wlodiwiss book was a lighthearted tale of Medieval times where traditions were strong and power led to greed. Jul 06, Marianne rated it liked it. Jul 06, Lori rated it did not like it.

This is a tale of the time when there were still difficulties between Normans and Saxons and also between England and the Scots. Jan 03, Roxanne rated it really liked it.

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Book review: Kathleen E. Woodiwiss’s *Everlasting *

It is a story sacrificing for another’s happiness. Here’s a list of her other novels: De nada a todo. Tampoco la testarudez mostrada en todo momento hacia Raven. I didn’t find there to be much need for concentration and with my fast-paced life right now, I appreciate this type of writing. It’s hard to put It has been everlastinh since I even touched a romance novel, but I couldn’t resist.


Preview — Everlasting by Kathleen E. Basically the story takes place in medieval england close to Scotland’s boarders.

The novel revolutionized mainstream publishing, featuring an kathlee historical romance with a woodlwiss heroine and impassioned sex scenes. If the whole book had been as good as the last few chapters, I would have rated this book higher for sure.

For whatever reason her last few books just didn’t pay off like her earlier ones did.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Suddenly Abrielle is no longer pursued by the eligible young suitors for she will have no dowry of land or title.

I know it wasbut was it usual for a lady to be ‘lifted over strangers’s shoulders’ just because she happens to be without a husband? Hardcoverpages.

And so it does. Oct 06, Sarah Spelbring rated it really liked it. There was a certain richness and depth that was severely lacking. With so many antagonists in their midst, Abrielle should have been under heavy Kathlen the whole book had been as good as the last few chapters, I would have rated this book higher for sure.

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Overall though, was a good read. Another ruthless nobleman want her also and all the lands and riches the has inherited. She died in a hospital on July 6, in Princeton, Minnesota, aged 68, from cancer.


I really tried to enjoy the plot but I couldn’t. It is a story of frustration.


View all 3 comments. Historical romance was born when the remarkable Kathlleen E. I think the thing I disliked the most was that once again, we’ve got a heroine who is simpering and stupid and instead of using her brain to think things through, just jumps to the most ridiculous kathlee about everything around her and we’re supposed to go along for the ride, somehow feeling empathy toward her and her situation.

From the very first moment their eyes meet, he intrigues and mesmerizes her—and dancing in his arms at a royal banquet leaves her weak with the desire to surrender. There was none of the character, plot or wkodiwiss development that unfolds so organically and wonderfully in her previous books.

Every event was predictable, the relations among the characters and especially the romance between the two main characters which was kinda lame, so I often caught myself skimming pages. They lived happily ever after!