Enchanted Cottage (Avador, #3)

Enchanted Cottage (Avador, #3) An Evil Witch Places A Curse On Alana Cullain, Turning The Once Beautiful Woman Into An Ugly Hag Chased From Her Village, Alana Seeks Sanctuary In The Dark Forest There She Finds A Strange Cottage, One She Had Never Seen Before, And Makes Her Home ThereDemoted And Badly Wounded In Battle, Mercenary Soldier Colin Duffrey Heads Home To Recover Along The Way, He Discovers A Cottage In The Midst Of A Forest And Finds Refuge There A Woman, Marred On The Outside, And A Man, Afflicted On The Inside, Meet In An Isolated Cottage There, They Learn That They Can Help Each Other And With A Bit Of Magic, Miracles Can Happen This was a very sweet, engrossing, fantasy romance that I read in about a day A kind and beautiful woman is cursed by a jealous witch, causing a marring of her beauty and her shunning from her village She retreats to the woods where she stumbles upon a cottage in a clearing that she knew did not exist prior to the day of her shunning She accepts her fate and begins a solitary existence in the cottage, caring for a wounded soldier that also stumbles into the cottage I liked how the heroine, Alana, was determined to stand on her own two feet and work with the changes that her life had undergone The romance and love was glossed over for most of the book, its only detracting factor, but the interaction between the characters was intricate, believable, and well written It was an enjoyable read and one I plan on rereading as the mood strikes. Is a great book to read The story was very cute Due to very different circumstances, Alana and Colin both magically wind up at a secluded cottage in the forest Alana has a curse that has marred her beauty, and an injury is causing Colin s health to fail And after learning about each other, they start to care about each other too.It s interesting that while Alana is taking care of Colin, she scolds herself for being impatient Really, she comes across as having no real faults, so it struck me as a little odd that suddenly she has an issue with patience I enjoyed the time they spent in the cottage, but once they were separated it felt like too much of the story became about their own lives While I understand that it s a good idea because it shows how their lives have changed after meeting the other, and how they begin to reassess their values based on the other s absence, it just felt too long When they finally run into each other, all I could think was, It s about time Overall, though, it was a pleasant read. freebie 4 30 Shirley Martin s fantasy romance, ENCHANTED COTTAGE, charmed me right from the start I was immediately drawn into this mythical world with its colorful cast of characters a heroine Alana who has the potential to be beautiful, two gentlemen suitors, and an endearing little girl whom Alana tutors Finally enter the evil witch that has cast her black spell on Alana as the story begins Will Alana succeed in escaping the effects of the spell and its black magic Is there anything anyone can do to help her If you re longing to curl up with an entertaining read on a brisk fall evening and become swept away by this grown up fairytale, this is definitely the book for you Nice retelling Few awkward spots in the plot and a couple of references to things that never went anywhere All in all a pleasant read Such a sweet and lovely fairytale A quick and delightful reading with adorables and magical characters and a beautiful romance I felt like I was reading a Grimm s fairy tale for adults the book has a very simple, straightforward narration with a tell than show approach there s no layers of meaning involved, or nuances, or inferences to make, and most of all, you can anticipate a happy ever after ending right from the start An enchanting story nonetheless, one that evoked in me nostalgia for my childhood reading days

Born near Pittsburgh, Shirley Martin attended the University of Pittsburgh After graduating from Pitt , she taught school for one year, and then obtained a position as a flight attendant with Eastern Airlines Based in Miami, she met her future husband there After raising three sons, she devoted her time to writing, something she had always wanted to do With a vivid imagination and a love of s

[Epub] ➟ Enchanted Cottage (Avador, #3)  ➤ Shirley Martin – Uc0.info
  • ebook
  • 127 pages
  • Enchanted Cottage (Avador, #3)
  • Shirley Martin
  • English
  • 06 April 2019

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