Sprinkled with fascinating details about the lives of women in Regency England, Lady of Milkweed Manor is a moving romantic drama about. The Lady of Milkweed Manor was Julie Klassen’s first novel and, in my opinion, it is her best. The Lady of Milkweed Manor tells the story of four. Prologue. When first I knew her, I thought her an amusing scrap of girl, silly and a bit grubby from her mornings spent in the gardens. When not pottering about.

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Initially, we don’t know who is responsible for Charlotte’s situation, but we gradually learn about what happened through flashbacks and we also learn about Charlotte’s life prior to coming to Manor House. The lavy interaction was severely lacking, in my opinion! Share your thoughts with other customers.

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Her modesty is refreshing, her servant’s heart and willingness to sacrifice all for the sake of her son thoroughly admirable. Considering the plot, I was genuinely surprised at how clean it was. Aspects of this story were intriguing, inspiring, heartrending, and fascinating.

And they spread not only by runners, but by their prolific seeds that filled the air every autumn. She paid for her mistakes, but became selfless, and found more love with the other women in the Manor and lavy son, than with her own family.

She felt her throat tighten.


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I soon forgot about Miss Charlotte Lamb. Write a customer review. The characters act like grown-ups and figure out how to communicate with each other in I think I have a new favorite author Please try again later.

Julie and her husband have two sons and live in a suburb of Manof. The ending was both predictable and extremely awkward; to jump from the heart of a dramatic climax to a garden Julie Klassen writes well in a technical sense, but I found this story disturbing.

May 21, Shantelle rated it it was amazing Shelves: I have to say, I don’t see why she listened to him.

Soon, Lamb must make decisions involving true love and sacrifice, providing many powerful turning points throughout the story. Sin doesn’t mean we can’t forgive or love, but it does mean there are consequences and that we need Christ’s forgiveness and mercy and ldy. Posted by About me at 9: When she meets Charles, he tells her that he must make the choice between saving his family’s estate by marrying wealth or being honourable and marrying her.

But for how long? I feel like there were trivial moments in the story that dragged on too long, milkwewd then big occurrances that I felt were briefly mentioned or not given enough explanation, dialogue, or time.

He took her bags from her and helped her up. Popular with book clubs.

There are many who do not learn from experience. Charlotte gathered their London solicitor had procured the recommendation for her.

Three of her books, The Silent Governes s, As you might be able to tell by my back-and-forth attitude, this review is not an easy one to write. Still, I liked her even then and, I think, she admired me.


January 25, Publication Date: Charlotte arose on shaky legs and pressed a letter from the London solicitor and a bank note into the woman’s hand.

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Moorling, matron of the Manor Home. And did my Saviour bleed, And did my Sovereign die? She was nearly to the door when she heard her father’s voice from the drawing room.

This also means a man was involved in the act meaning, he sinned too. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.

Couldn’t they at least hire some boy with a scythe to come and cut the pests down? Nobody had premarital sex until the ‘s, though!

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This is a novel that I have read many times, and it never ceases to ladu me with its sweet simplicity. The relationship between the couple is chaste and proper given their circumstances that each character is in.