[Pdf Kindle] If Winter Comes author Diana Palmer
Pdf Kindle If Winter Comes author Diana Palmer
Couldn t help t My grandmother made them I envisioned this book as a movie from the 70s complete with the reuisite 70s score playing n the background lines delivered n the typical cadence that actors used The Seventh Day in this period It wasn t an unpleasant thing since I wasn the mood for something old school Yup this book definitely has that scent of the seventies The hero wears velour shirts brown slacks and ruffled dress shirts He smokes n public and people say things like heel There s even a photostat of ncriminating evidence mentioned For the youngings that was a way to make copies way before laser copy machines were around Yes The Devils Jug, the Crying Tree Me it s dated but I don t mind I like to reach for the vintage romances like nobody s business After all just because something s old doesn t meant s no good any That s why we call them classicsThere are elements of this story that I m glad that Diana Palmer doesn t rely on as heavily nowadays The numerous old little girl and child comments are a bit grating I really don t like the patronizing attitude that men can have towards women especially when they are considered pretty young things I think that Carla deserves the respect due her even Ramesses if she s twenty three She s a very good reporter and shes definitely a professional Her father owns a paper back The Irish Warrior in her small town and she knows journalism from thenside out even Baby, Im Back! (Return to Redemption, if she s a newbie at her papern the big city I liked her spunk although I think she was a bit too vulnerable to Bryan I admit The Betrayal (The Siege it s nice to read a contemporary where the heroine doesn t sleep around which are not as common nowadays At times Bryan was hard to like saying some pretty mean things to Carla I realize he was guarding his heart so I ll give him a little leeway especially when he makes up fort I liked that he was sensitive about being middle aged pushing fortyThe news and city politics elements show Ms Palmer s background The Draining Lake (Inspector Erlendur in journalism They flavor this book perhaps a little too heavilynitially as they made Mers it hard to getnto the story A Heros Welcome initially Politics and journalism are two things I don t have that muchnterest Finding Normal in personally Howevert gave Carla and Bryan some depth as professionals Die Germanen in this arena who find themself completelyn love with each other With the sixteen year age difference the fact that Bryan The Broken Sword is the mayor who s beenmplicated Haunted Houses in a land scandal and Carla being the reporter on the story and the fact that Bryan s first wife made him very leery of marriage there are plenty of obstaclesn their relationship In her usual fashion Ms Palmer brings Bryan very close to losing the woman he loves to get over his stubborn nsistence not to show his love back to Carla Although I think Carla was vulnerable than he Br. Romantic love stories that live on n readers' hearts Diana Palmer s considered one of America's top 10 romance writers These four wonderful novels have been out of print for many years and are Diana Palm.
Yan does show enough chinks n his armor for me to be satisfied with the conclusion of this storyThis one gets four stars because The Romanovs it was charming and I like love Diana Palmer s style She delivers a very goodntense but sweet romance when I need to read oneDon t read this book Cravings ifYou hate the 70sYou hate the older manyounger woman themeYou dislikeneualities The Wedding Date in power between the hero and heroineDon t like annnocent heroine Don t read books that don t have a steam rating above warm Hate politics and reportersRead this book Swan Song ifYou like all the things I mentioned aboveNostalgic for the 70s boom chicka wa waYou are a Diana Palmer fanWould like a book thats sweeter or are looking for a palate cleanser from all the sexually over descriptive and permissive storylines Cute story Heroine Learn Better is a reporter heros a politician they meet sparks fly but when she betrays him to get a story angst ensues I enjoyed Harbor Me it but not enough depthn this story Old Fashioned Series RomanceTHE STORY Carla Maxwell El Señor del Carnaval (Jan Fabel, is a young reporter Bryan Morelands the mayor His wife and daughter died Processing Pain in Play in a car accident and he doesn t plan on marrying again Carla and he are attracted to one another and yet thenherent conflict between politician and reporter presents some problems When Carla s Master Math investigationnto potential graft at city hall points at Bryan The Dukan Diet: 2 Steps to Lose the Weight, 2 Steps to Keep It Off Forever it looks like they have no future togetherOPINION Thiss a classic old fashioned romance A young virgin heroine who wants the hero A middle aged hero who has a tragic past A conflict that ends up being a misunderstanding where the heroine Patton on Leadership is too foolish to actually check her sources until after she makes a horrendous mistake The hero and heroine only come together after a life and death accident This storys nice enough but t s definitely a product of Zones of Instability its era I liked the story butt The Riven Shield (The Sun Sword, is one of those uick and easy romances that I probably won t remembern a weekWORTH MENTIONING This book was originally published Once More With Feeling in 1979 as a series romanceFINAL DECISION I liked the story as a one time read butt Orange World and Other Stories is easy to see thatt was written What Matters Most in 1979 because ofts outdated characters and themesCONNECTED BOOKS This s a standaloneSTAR RATING I give this book 3 stars A bit of fluff that has some heavy emotions running within ts pages specifically the death of the hero s child There Linnys Sweet Dream List is your usual wanton confused virgin your obligatory traumatic accident that brings our couple together and there s even the absent fatherdeceased mother thrownn for good measureWhat this story has that some others don t however s a declaration of love by the hero way before the very last few pages of the story He professes his love THEN she messes up THEN some other stuff happens etc. Er at her best passionate provocative stories that will captivate and charm everyoneREADERS' CHOICE Available as single titles Your Harleuin Sales Group representative can review this uniue program with you.
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Another one of Ms Palmer s early novels One thing I fault about her books s most of them don t have an epilogue with pregnancy or babies considering how much emphasis heroines place on having children during the book There are some moments that date the book Carnal Captive (Carnal Incorporated if you gon knowing this you ll enjoy the book I liked this one than some of her others The emotions are real and you can feel Bad Boys On Board (Watson Brothers, it I enjoyedt A sweet readAn nnocent reporter Carla believes n telling the truth and Tied Up intergity but when a new story heads her way about corruptionn the mayor s office Picture This (Marsden it will test her on all frontsThe handsome widowed mayor Bryan can t help but be attracted to pretty Carla but he plans never to marry again When things start to heat up If Winter Comess the story of Carla and BryanAww This book s exactly the reason why I adore Ms PalmerAngry brooding traumatized hero Sweet nnocent naive heroine Instant attraction Heavy lustful kisses Dreams of a HEA with a large brood Small misunderstanding which causes the hero to be a mean ahole An almost tragic accident Confessions and HEA Enjoyed The Unsuitable Secretary (Ladies Unlaced, itSafe45 35 stars Good and just this close to be my favorite Bryans kind of a jerk Why not only he jumped to the conclusion he didn t even want to believe that the heroine I forgot her name s nnocent All he want to believe Moving is Murder (A Mom Zone Mystery, is that she s wrong and I don t liket But overall I enjoyed Going Home (Nugget, it because the ansgtys very angsty Ah A generational age gap a spineless ngenue a middle aged man of power and wealth who s as undecided as the Broken Wings ingenue the only formula element this one doesn t haves the devoted best friend Even the cold catty gold digging ex Beloved (Salvation, is theren a peripheral way The whole story could be depicted on the front cover by a moderately talented artist The main characters are cardboard cutouts on swivel bases the ancillary characters are mere shadows and the setting has less scope than an amateur theatre backdrop The Chow Down (Melanie Travis, intrigues practically transparent and serves only as the crisis As a whole I was mostly annoyed with this book and the main characters there Baltimore Chronicles Volume 2 is nothing tonvest Terror of the Mountain Man (Mountain Man, in no sense of character growth or redemption The female lead uite happily lets things happen to her and the male lead never seems to work at anything It s the novel euivalent of a single episode of a sitcom not a bad way to spend the timef you ve got nothing better to do I m smiling as I write this review because this book was a Blast from the Past I recently watched the American version of Life on Mars and I have started to feel fondly about the 70s After all I was born n this decade even though I still resent being teased about committing the fashion error of wearing bell bottoms after they went out of style New York Times bestselling author Diana Palmer brings readers four of her classic earlier works that readers have been seeking for years The Diana Palmer Collection Famous for creating charming rresistibly.
Susan Kyle1romance authorSusan Eloise Spaeth was born on 11 December 1946 in Cuthbert Georgia USA She was the eldest daughter of Maggie Eloise Cliatt a nurse and also journalist and William Olin Spaeth a college professor Her mother was part of the women's liberation movement many years before it became fashionable Her best friends are her mother and her sister Dannis Spaeth Cole who now has two daughters Amanda Belle Hofstetter and Maggie and lives in Utah Susan grew up reading Zane Grey and fell in love with cowboys Susan is a former newspaper reporter with sixteen years experience on both daily and weekly newspapers Since 1972 she has been married to James Kyle and have since settled down in Cornelia Georgia where she started to write romance novels Susan and her husband have one son Blayne Edward born in 1980She began selling romances in 1979 as Diana Palmer She also used the pseudonyms Diana Blayne and Katy Currie and her married name Susan Kyle Now she has over 40 million copies of her books in print which have been translated and published around the world She is listed in numerous publications including Contemporary Authors by Gale Research Inc Twentieth Century Romance and Historical Writers by St James Press The Writers Directory by St James Press the International Who's Who of Authors and Writers by Meirose Press Ltd and Love's Leading Ladies by Kathryn Falk Her awards include seven Waldenbooks national sales awards four B Dalton national sales awards two Bookrak national sales awards a Lifetime Achievement Award for series storytelling from Romantic Times several Affaire de Coeur awards and two regional RWA awardsInspired by her husband who uit a blue collar manufacturing job to return to school and get his diploma in computer programming Susan herself went back to college as a day student at the age of 45 In 1995 she graduated summa cum laude from Piedmont College Dest GA with a major in history and a double minor in archaeology and Spanish She was named to two honor societies the Torch Club and Alpha Chi and was named to the National Dean's List In addition to her writing projects she is currently working on her master's degree in history at California State University She hopes to specialize in Native American studies She is a member of the Native American Rights Fund the American Museum of Natural History the National Cattlemen's Association the Archaeological Institute of Amenca the Planetary Society The Georgia Conservancy the Georgia Sheriff's Association and numerous conservation and charitable organizations Her hobbies include gardening archaeology anthropology iguanas astronomy and musicIn 1998 her husband retired from his own computer business and now pursues skeet shooting medals in local state national and international competition They love riding around and looking at the countryside watching sci fi on TV and at the movies just talking and eating out