A woman burdened by war A doctor torn between passion and duty A sweeping tale of love in the face of dishonor from the incomparable storyteller– Kathleen. Kathleen E. Woodiwiss’ sweeping, page civil war romance ASHES IN THE WIND warmly engages readers. It’s incredible that a book. Ashes In The Wind By Kathleen E. Woodiwiss – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

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She is able to keep up this sham for a good portion of the book.

To ask other kahleen questions about Ashes in the Windplease sign up. She ewoodiwiss the world of romance to us as readers. But I didn’t mind the writing style as much as I thought I would. KEW’s plots and settings again reign supreme crafting a circumstance which has “Al” inexplicably save a drunk and unconscious Cole from the river one night.

The book starts off with Alaina fleeing her home dressed as Al because she is being accused of being a rebel spy. De hecho parecen varios libros en uno. Truthfully, I cant remember any of it See 2 questions e.owodiwiss Ashes in the Wind…. She plays many parts and Woodiwiss does them all so well. She dons many guises including that of a ragged boy to escape persecution when she meets a Union Captain, the Doctor Cole Latimer. Could she never say anything nice to Cole?!? The similarities drop away after the southern setting and prewar life disappears for these two.

When the young orphan is accosted by a group of soldiers, Yankee surgeon Cole Latimer rescues the “lad”–never guessing that love for the kathleem beauty e.woodiwiws set duty against desire, ultimately testing his loyalties, his trust and his honor. I have been a Kathleen Woodiwiss fan since the first book of hers that I picked up over 30 years ago and I believe I have read every book she has written. Okay so I read this book in Junoir High. Posted by Caine at 9: Open Preview See a Problem?


I all but gulped and breathed it in voraciously, kathlwen while eating, getting up during the night to see what would happen next, only to end up reading e.woodiwisd night long, and sighed with satisfaction and gratification, in the afterglow of the end. Woodiwiss, who was predeceased by her husband and son Dorren, is survived by sons Sean and Heath, and numerous grandchildren. Thank you, Blacky for reading this one with me.

It is a compelling tale of a young Southern woman from Louisiana who loses everything in the Civil War. La forza interiore di Alaina mi ha catturato, in ogni momento del libro, dal primo travestimento per fuggire ad un ingiustizia fino alla fine dove lotta tenacemente per la propria famiglia, passando per il difficile periodo nel quale ne lei ne Cole ammettano fino in fondo i propri sentimenti!

And I hated the way Alaina treated him.

I read this a long time ago but I really enjoyed it. And the strength, courage, e.woodiwiss breathtaking e.doodiwiss of this woman whom it would be treasonous to love sets duty and desire at war within him. I’m only giving this book 2. Alaina now must contend with the unsavory attentions of the book’s villain, one Jacques DuBonne.

Rereading it as an adult I was wondering if it was going to be kathlwen good as I remembered, and while it wandered far afield, but at over pages you have room for a story to stretch time and space, it was entertaining. It went ok for about pages and then became a long, boring slog until the last 50 pages or so, where the big reveal scene was so lopsidedly OTT WTF compared to the rather staid historical that came before it. Roberta’s parents arrive on the scene and a befuddled Cole must marry Roberta considering the evidence in plain sight.

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A sweeping tale of love in the face of dishonor from the incomparable storyteller–Kathleen Woodiwiss. I had very little respect for this man. But before she can reach him she encounters a group of soldiers who harass her. Altra storia, altro momento storico, altro Paese, ma stesso amore! Alaina literally running into Jacques – 4 times What a book! Cole has her right then and there while Alaina feverishly returns his passion. He favored her with a quick glance and spoke qshes deliberate slowness.

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Sep 10, Monica rated ktahleen it was amazing Shelves: I can’t wrap my head around the idea of a woman passing off as a man for any long period of time.

Ashes in the Wind by Kathleen Woodiwiss

A doctor torn between passion and duty Cole takes “Al” the boy Alaina’s new identity under his wing and gives “him” a job at the Yankee army hospital in New Orleans Al returns the favor and saves the doctor’s life one night when he is drunk, set upon by thieves and tossed into the Mississippi River. Want to Read saving…. When Alaina sees her virgin blood, she runs from the room as Cole sleeps away his injury and inebriation after taking Alaina’s virginity. The first publisher on her list, Avon, quickly purchased the novel and arranged an initialprint run.

A Journal Of My Reviews: Ashes in the Wind, by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss [4]

Admittedly, one of my biggest pet peeves in a story is the whole “girl-in-pants” deal. She created a career for us to go into. Newer Post Older Post Home.

Woodiwiss did a suburb job of developing this characters.

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e.woldiwiss Then and there I fell in love with this book. This is a captivating saga that pulls you into the story and you will not want to put it down. Jacques reappears, and Cole’s stepmother Tamara Latimer also makes an appearance to explain some of the intrigue from part one. Alaina MacGarenCole Latimer.

All this in a bodice ripper?