Ransom My Heart
Mia Thermopolis, Princess of Genovia and star of Meg Cabot's insanely popular #1 New York Times bestselling Princess Diaries books, has "penned" her first historical romance novel . . . with help from Meg Cabot He's a tall, handsome knight with a secret. She's an adventurous beauty with more than... show more
Mia Thermopolis, Princess of Genovia and star of Meg Cabot's insanely popular #1 New York Times bestselling Princess Diaries books, has "penned" her first historical romance novel . . . with help from Meg Cabot He's a tall, handsome knight with a secret. She's an adventurous beauty with more than a few secrets of her own. Finnula needs money for her sister's dowry, and fast. Hugo Fitzstephen, returning home to England from the Crusades with saddlebags of jewels, has money, and lots of it. What could be simpler than to kidnap him and hold him for ransom? Well, for starters, Finnula could make the terrible mistake of falling in love with her hostage. Princess Mia Thermopolis, Meg Cabot's most beloved character, has always been an outspoken animal-rights activist and committed environmentalist. In keeping with Mia's true spirit, Meg will be donating her advance to Greenpeace.
Publish date: 2009-01-06
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 396
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
Pro:Finnula, genannt Finn, ist eine Heldin nach meinem Geschmack: sie ist eine selbstbewusste junge Frau, die keineswegs damit zufrieden ist, einen geeigneten Ehemann zu finden und dann den Rest ihres Lebens für ihn zu kochen, Wäsche zu waschen und Kinder zu gebären. Viel lieber zieht sie ihre (für ...
Ransom My Heart is a fast-paced romance with a few steamy scenes, a predictable plot and an amazing heroine. The heroine, Finnula, is the best part of this not-outstanding book. The romance itself is just as it should be in such a book: quick and passionate. I found the ending too rushed and weak,...
I'd check it out just to support Greenpeace, but I expect it'll be fun.***Fun, indeed. It's an historical romance, and a whodunnit, and the cast of characters is engaging. Pure pleasure-reading. And no guilt to it, either.
Finnula Crais is the youngest of the Crais family. Around the village she is known as a beautiful Finnula, but she does not feel herself to be beautiful. She is a girl who loves riding, shooting, hunting and sometimes even drinking with the guys of the village. When she hears that her dearest sister...
Tie-in books are something that I have mixed feelings about, particularly ones that are supposed to be “in-universe” books. I’ve read a handful of titles like these, and most of the time, I find them to be not very good, since a lot of the focus is more on “Shout out! Original source reference! Pand...