Gwyneth Shepherd’s sophisticated, beautiful cousin Charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling through time. But unexpectedly, it is Gwyneth, who in the middle of class takes a sudden spin to a different era!Gwyneth must now unearth the mystery of why her mother would lie about her... show more
Gwyneth Shepherd’s sophisticated, beautiful cousin Charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling through time. But unexpectedly, it is Gwyneth, who in the middle of class takes a sudden spin to a different era!Gwyneth must now unearth the mystery of why her mother would lie about her birth date to ward off suspicion about her ability, brush up on her history, and work with Gideon—the time traveler from a similarly gifted family that passes the gene through its male line, and whose presence becomes, in time, less insufferable and more essential. Together, Gwyneth and Gideon journey through time to discover who, in the eighteenth century and in contemporary London, they can trust.
Publish date: 2012-05-22
Publisher: Square Fish
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
Series: The Ruby Red Trilogy (#1)
Book: Ruby Red Author: Kerstin Gier Genre: Teen/Sci Fi/Romance/Time Travel Summary: Sixteen-year-old Gwen lives with her extended - and rather eccentric - family in an exclusive London neighborhood. In spite of her ancestors’ peculiar history, she’s had a relatively normal life so far. The tim...
I really enjoyed Ruby Red and the idea of time traveling. I still have a couple of questions that I hope are answered in the next book. It was interesting and unique. I truly liked this book very much. I could give it five stars, however, there are parts that can be better.
This was a bit of cover lust for me. The cover is simply gorgeous. The story...not so much. It was slow, with irritating characters, very confusing, a annoying misogynistic tones. Its a time travel novel, so the overbearing misogynistic tones were true to the period, but it was still annoying. ...
I solemnly swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth so help me God. Ruby Red by: Kerstin Gier is a YA fiction, time-travel masterpiece. This is about a girl, Gwyneth who is from a family with the "time travel gene". The gene shows itself somewhere between your sixte...
Emily ~ This book was fantastic and all kinds of fun. While not necessarily a work of great depth, it gets five stars for a lovely, humorous, and spunky main character and an expansive cast of minor characters with diverse personalities. The concept was also wildly unique, I have yet to come across ...