Book Reviews of Irish Hearts: Irish Thoroughbred / Irish Rose

Irish Hearts: Irish Thoroughbred / Irish Rose
Irish Hearts Irish Thoroughbred / Irish Rose
Author: Nora Roberts
ISBN-13: 9780373484003
ISBN-10: 0373484003
Publication Date: 6/1/2000
Pages: 512
Rating:
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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4 stars, based on 395 ratings
Publisher: Silhouette
Book Type: Paperback
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THis contains two complete novels and form the first and second story in Nora's Irish Trilogy. The first story is Irish Thoroughbred and is the author's very first book. It's the story of Adelia Cunnane...the Irish hothead that squares off against Travis Grant, the powerful and rich horse-racing magnate. Watch the sparks fly! The second story is IRISH ROSE and it's the tale of her cousin, Erin McKinnon, also from Ireland. She agrees to come to the United States to keep up the books for Burke Logan, another powerful and rich horse stable owner. However, Erin is concerned that with the heat between the two of them, her employer might want her duties to include more than just bookkeeping. Both stories are enjoyable and well worth the read.
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Two Roberts romances set in Ireland - Irish Thoroughbred, and Iris Rose.
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First book Nora wrote and it is 20th Anniversary edition.
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Two from Nora Roberts featuring thoroughbreds and horse racing.
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From my Nora Roberts phase. I swear I have read every single book she has written. She's always dependable for a great romance novel! This book is two stories in one, set of course in Ireland.
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2 stories
Irish Thoroughbred & Irish rose
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Two books in one. the stories are of Irish women who by different circumstances come to America and find love, happiness, and welth they lacked in Ireland.
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I really liked these two stories. Just like Nora Roberts to make you feel like you are right there.
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Two complete novels.

Adelia Cnnane. Her hot temper sent the heart of Travis Grant aflame. Now the proud, powerful owner of Royal Meadows horse farm resolved to make this wild Irish Thoroughbred his own.

Erin McKinnon. A bold beauty, she accepted Burke Logan's loveless proposal and his cool promise of security and wealth. But could this ravishing Irish Rose win her hard-hearted husband's love?
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This book follows 2 cousins through life and love Adelia and Erin
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Very good. Sweet and Romantic.
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two complete novels in one book Irish Thoroughbred and the sequel Irish Rose both great novels
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good stories
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Excellent series. I wish Nora Roberts would continue on with this family. Great books!
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Adelia Cunnane. Her hot temper set the heart of Travis Grant aflame. Now the proud, powerful owner of Royal Meadows horse farm resolved to make this wild Irish Thoroughbred his own.

Erin McKinnon. A bold beauty, she accepted Burke Logan's loveless proposal and his cool promise of security and wealth. But could this ravishing Irish Rose win her hard-hearted husband's love?
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My sister read not me.
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Easy reads, but great stories with the Irish flair that Nora Roberts captures so well!
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This is a great Nora Roberts book. The book contains two stories: Irish Thoroughbred and Irish Rose, both of which are great stories.
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This is a 2-in-1 edition containing the first book and the sequel.

They came to America in search of their destiny and discovered a lifetime of love.

Adelia Cunnane, her hot temper set the heart of Travis Grant aflame. Now the proud, powerful owner of Royal Meadows horse farm resolved to make this wild Irish Thoroughbred his own.

Erin McKinnon, a bold beauty, she accepted Burke Logan's loveless proposal and his cool promise of security and wealth. But could this ravishing Irish Rose win her hard-hearted husband's love?

Another wonderful read from Nora Roberts!
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Two books in one - Nora Roberts first book "Irish Thoroughbred" and the sequel "Irish Rose"
Had I read these novels in the 80s, when they first came out, I would have enjoyed them much more. This book, comprised of both stories, is still an enjoyable, light, romantic read but, 25 years down the road , encounters that might have seemed romantic and sort of 'sweep-you-off-your-fee' now just comes across as aggressive sexual harrassment !
both stories were predictable but, again, I wanted a light read and that's what I got.
Now on to the next reader.
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5 stars 2 complete novels
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Loved both of these and really want more of these characters!!
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I like this series. As her first it's interesting to compare to her later sets. It was captivating to the point that I stayed up way to late 2 nights in a row and finished the book... Didn't pace it so that the next one would be here, now I have to wait!!
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Not bad but not great - You can tell they were her freshman novels. A little predictable, a little slow moving but an overall sweet, love story through both of them. I did enjoy how they tied together with characters and how the newer addition to make it a trilogy looks into the future. I don't think I like it enough to find it and read it though...

3 1/2 stars - Cause it wasn't good but I didn't put it down for either story.
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loved it
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A sizzling romance novel, actually 2 in 1 book.
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Two romance novels in one book. As usual, anything by Nora Roberts very good. Really enjoyed both stories.
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Adelia Cunname, A red head that has clashed with the good looking Travis Grant.Come see how a irishwoman can fire up the life on a throughbred horse farm. Does she marry when her husband dosen't love her? Read to find out!
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If you love Ireland you will love this series!
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While I like Nora Roberts..this was not my favorite
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Combined edition with Irish Thoroughbred and Irish Rose - very good romances.
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Two excellent novels in one book..couldn't put it down!
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TWO BOOKS IN ONE! Awesome read about two Irish women that come to America in the heart of Thoroughbred horse racing, to find new life and new love. You WILL NOT want to put this one down!!
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Irish Hearts was a great read! Both stories in this novel revolve around raising horses and racing them. The first story is about Travis and Adelia "Dee". I just loved this couple right after the first chapter. Dee is a feisty Irish lass and her temper turns Travis on even more. This couple is hilarous! The second story is about Burke and Erin. Burke is so laid back and wants Erin so much he will do anything to have her, but he doesn't realize he has fallen in love with her. He never lets her know his true feelings. Both stories in this novel are wonderful! I don't know much about horses, and was surprised to find myself cheering for the horses at the races. Both couples our so easy to like and you can feel yourself losing yourself in their stories. I'm looking forward now to starting the next novel to go with this book. It is called Irish Rebel and it picks up with Travis and Dee's daughter, Keeley. Hope all enjoys Irish Hearts as much as I did!
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Two for the price of one...two complete novels in one book - novels joined in relationship by the beautiful women who come from Ireland. Irish Thoroughbred set at a horse farm and Irish Rose an immigrant looking for work and finding a marriage proposal.
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2 novel book, Two women come to Amererica in search of their destiny, Great book, can't wait to read the next one!
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Nora Roberts tells two wonderful stories set in America's horse country. This book includes Irish Thoroughbred and Irish Rose. Just marvelous.
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two complete novels in one.Irish Throughbred and Irish Rose. Both excelent books.
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Two complete Novels. Irish Thoroughbred and Irish Rose.
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Thoroughly enjoyed it!
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I love all Nora Roberts books, so it's hard for me to say anything but good about her writing.
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i could not put ut down ...i love the way she uses the irish in most all of her books
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Two very good stories! Irish Thoroughbred and Irish Rose
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Wonderful book, very hard for me to put down. Two stories in one book - Irish Thouroughbred and Irish rose.
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They came to America in search of their destiny-and discovered a lifetime of love... Adelia Cunnane. Her hot temper set the heart of Travis Grant aflame. Erin McKinnon. A bold beauty, she accepted Burke Logan's loveless proposal and his cool promise of security and wealth.
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Great book. Nora's first and its as great as all her others.
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A story for horse lovers.
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A two in one book. It includes the two books "Irish Thoroughbred" and "Irish Rose."

Adelia Cunnane. Her hot temper set the heart of Travis Grant aflame. Now the proud, powerful owner of Royal Meadows horse farm resolved to make this wild Irish Thoroughbred his own.

Erin McKinnon. A bold beauty, she accepted Burke Logan's loveless proposal and his cool promise of security and wealth. But could this ravishing Irish Rose win her hard-hearted husband's love?
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2 Novels. They came to America in search of their destiny--and discovered a lifetime of love.
IRISH THOROUGHBRED: Adelia Cunnane. Her hot temper set the heart of Travis Grant aflame. Now the proud, powerful owner of Royal Meadows horse farm resolved to make this wild "Irish Thoroughbred" his own.
IRISH ROSE: Erin McKinnon. A bold beauty, she accepted Burke Logan's loveless proposal and his cool promise of security and wealth. But could this ravishing "Irish Rose" win her hard-hearted husband's love?
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A lovely way to get introduced to the Irish series with 2 books!
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This is another great book by N. Roberts. This is a two for one (two stories in one book).
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"Irish Hearts was a great read! Both stories in this novel revolve around raising horses and racing them." amazon review
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loved it
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Irish Hearts contains 2 related novels - Irish Thoroughbred and Irish Rose. Both stories around raising horses and racing them. If you are a horse fan and love romance is a great read!
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Haven't read- grandmother's book. Classic Nora Roberts romance.