Rescuing a man whose ship had been floundering at sea, Isabel Spense takes aboard ruthless privateer Simon Dante, who promptly seizes command of. Read “Across A Moonlit Sea” by Marsha Canham with Rakuten Kobo. A book of high adventure and romance, set in the time of Queen Elizabeth’s infamous sea. A book of high adventure and romance, set in the time of Queen Elizabeth’s infamous sea hawks, privateers who banded together to disrupt the armada Spain.
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Isabeau wasn’t the swooning maiden, but rather a well-respected merchant sea-woman, skillful both at the helm of a ship and in drawing charts. In the book, she brings the sea and salted air to life and you can actually feel the recoil of the cannons when the fire them as well as feel the masts splinter when the fire is returned. I saw a reviewer refer to it as a “bodice-ripper” and I have to say, I find that a little offensive.
Ciaran Tamberlane fought at the side of Richard the Lionheart until the day he lost his faith in both the church and the crown.
Canham for that fault, since this book was written twenty years ago.
Across a Moonlit Sea — All About Romance
I loved this book This book was awesome! I really enjoyed his character.
The rape threat should really be a dealbreaker in a ‘romance’ novel, people! A story of blackmail and intrigue, of double-crosses and secret z. I mean it took me awhile to get in to it, but once the adventure started, it was awesome.
It should have been four fricking stars. Lots of adventure and sexual tension and some pretty good bedroom scenes too. I was impressed by her knowledge but at the same time bored with so much detail.
But even as they succumbed to the inevitable, they never lost those individual character traits that made them tick, keeping up with the battles of wits and words long after their fates were already set. To ask other readers questions about Across a Moonlit Seaplease sign q. The time is and the U. Memory does play funny tricks on you. There was never a dull moment and my attention was avidly kept the whole time. An enjoyable read which would probably make a great movie.
Set in the time of Queen Elizabeth’s “sea hawk” captains who ruled the seas with her tacit approval and disturbed the growing Spanish armada, this well-told tale features a wonderful heroine, Beau Isabeau Spencea long-legged, red-haired, golden-eyed beauty of 20, who stole away to sea as a young girl to be a part of he England’s Sea Hawks and Romance on the High Seas–Wonderful!! Once you begin this book, you can tell that she is very knowledgeable about this pirate area including the ships, land and culture.
Simon and Beau are also good characters, complex and intriguing.
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What more can you ask ses Trivia About Across a Moonlit Isabeau Spence is the daughter of privateer Captain Jonas Spence, and an amazingly gifted ship’s pilot and cartographer. Paperbackpages. Midnight Honor ebook Marsha Canham Auteur. Soon the merchant ship is off pirating Spanish ships for This book was awesome!
We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Dump Beau on your way to the nearest island for I shall be waiting by the docks with my breast heaving and all that cliche jazz Enya Young Review Date: Why cant the fantasy ever be the reality.
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Sparks fly immediately between Dante and Beau, mostly thanks to the “unorthodox” way his crew come to stay on board the Egretand later due to the palpable attraction between them. Overall the story was a good tale of revenge, gold, and love. China Rose ebook Marsha Canham Auteur. Rescuing a man whose ship had been floundering at sea, Isabeau Spense takes aboard ruthless privateer Simon Dante, who promptly seizes command of Beau’s ship and sets out to win the lovely maiden’s heart and mind.
There is a key scene where Simon finally pours his heart out and it would’ve been much more emotionally powerful for me if Beau had reacted equally as open.