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Captive Bride
Captive Bride
Author: Johanna Lindsey
The irresistible call of adventure brings lovely Christina Wakefield to the alluring Arabian desert. But fate imprisons her after she encounters Sheik Abu, the strikingly handsome though arrogant adventurer, whom she had known in England as Philip Caxton. — Once Christina had rejected Philip's fervent offer of marriage. But now she is to be h...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780380016976
ISBN-10: 0380016974
Publication Date: 4/6/1999
Pages: 384
Rating:
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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3.7 stars, based on 235 ratings
Publisher: Avon
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 5
A good read. It has it all.A young lady, who has been raised by her brother and wants some adventure, gets it. She meets a man in England, who is very handsome, but she rejects. But he wants her and what he wants he gets. He is a sheik of the desert and is also a very wealthy English man. He kidnaps her, and takes into the desert and awakens her passion ans sexual desires she didn't know she felt. Its a great read and takes you on a exiting adventure.
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Helpful Score: 2
I haven't read much by Johanna Lindsey, but this is my favorite of her books so far. The characters are likeable, and the plot kept me interested and amused. I didn't get swept away by the sexual chemistry between Christina and Phillip, but I still enjoyed the read--I even thought about keeping this one and reading it again, but I've got too many other books I want to read right now. :)
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Helpful Score: 1
I have all her books in hard back but 2, There is nothing better on a rainy night than a warm cosy fire and a Johanna Lidsey Book. They are must reads all of them over and over again.
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reviewed Captive Bride on + 27 more book reviews
Really good love story w. a happy-ever-after ending!
Not a traditional story in any sense, but intriging &
suspenseful. Hero & Heroine have to endure quite alot
& work really hard to end up together in the end.
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It's a great story. Of course it's been done before. At least as far back as the silent movies when Rudolf Valentino made The Sheik. But it launched Lindsey's career and is still my favorite of her books.
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Definately recommend this to all who like historical romance. If you never read any from this uthor I highly recommend ALL her books!


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