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The Brontë Plot di [Reay, Katherine]
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“You’re going to love The Brontë Plot.” —Debbie Macomber

When Lucy’s secret is unearthed, her world begins to crumble. But it may be the best thing that has ever happened to her.

Lucy Alling makes a living selling rare books, often taking suspicious liberties to reach her goals. When her unorthodox methods are discovered, Lucy’s secret ruins her relationship with her boss and her boyfriend, James—leaving Lucy in a heap of hurt and trouble. Something has to change; she has to change.

In a sudden turn of events, James’s wealthy grandmother, Helen, hires Lucy as a consultant for a London literary and antiques excursion. Lucy reluctantly agrees and soon discovers Helen holds secrets of her own. In fact, Helen understands Lucy’s predicament better than anyone else.

As the two travel across England, Lucy benefits from Helen’s wisdom as Helen confronts ghosts from her own past. Everything comes to a head at Haworth, home of the Brontë sisters, where Lucy is reminded of the sisters’ beloved heroines who, with tenacity and resolution, endured—even in the midst of impossible circumstances.

Now Lucy must face her past in order to move forward. And while it may hold mistakes and regrets, she will prevail—if only she can step into the life that’s been waiting for her all along.


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  • Editore: Thomas Nelson (3 novembre 2015)
  • Venduto da: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Lingua: Inglese
  • ASIN: B00XPV60IW
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5 di 5 persone hanno trovato utile la seguente recensione
5.0 su 5 stelle Amazing! 6 giugno 2016
Di Hugh Watkins - Pubblicato su Amazon.com
Formato: Formato Kindle Acquisto verificato
This book takes great literature and weaves it with a modern story of finding yourself and recognizing and fixing mistakes. Beautifully written, full of humor, amazing writing, and a underlying story that makes your heart ache with sadness and knowledge of the feelings portrayed. Full of references to Bronte and Austin, this novel will make you relish the time with the loved ones in your life. Silly stated, this book is the reason people keep reading, to find unknown books that should be read by everyone. Katherine Reay is an author to keep your eye on. A beautiful writer with tons of talent.
4 di 4 persone hanno trovato utile la seguente recensione
5.0 su 5 stelle You can't go wrong with Katherine Reay - LOVED this one! 4 novembre 2015
Di Jamie from Books and Beverages - Pubblicato su Amazon.com
Formato: Copertina flessibile Acquisto verificato
“I mean that reading forms your opinions, your worldview, especially childhood reading, and anything that does that has an impact. So call them friends, call some stories enemies if you want, but don’t deny their influence.”

This quote is one of many I absolutely loved from this novel and shows just how perfect this book is for readers who love books and understand that books are more than just words on paper. And once again Katherine Reay has released a book I will love over and over again.

As I said, this is a book for book lovers – it felt like I could sit with Helen or Lucy and chat for hours about our favorite Austen scenes or movie remakes of Jane Eyre. This story and journey understands me. You know those types of books?

Not only for book lovers, but this is a story about journeys, and not just Lucy’s.

“Hope is a hard thing to share.”

It’s a journey of discovery (with a lovely nod to another C.S. Lewis classic) and the people you meet along the way. I really liked Lucy and James. I also loved Helen, Dillion, Bette, and Sid. So yeah, pretty much the entire supporting cast. Have I mentioned her awesome use of classic literature quotes? Even when they were from a book I haven’t read, I loved it.

Life is an incredible journey and this book helped me to appreciate that again. This book is one in which you feel, not only for the characters, but your own life.

“Don’t hang on to the past so tightly you taint the future.”

And as she does so so brilliantly, classic literature references make this novel even more delightful. Now I desperately need to go on an English literary tour and read (or re-read) all the classics. This is yet another amazing winning novel from Katherine and y’all need to go buy it :).

Is there a book about books you love?

With Courage to Endure

(Thank you to NetGalley for a copy of the book in exchange for my honest review)

Originally posted at: http://booksandbeverages.org/2015/11/04/the-bronte-plot-by-katherine-reay-book-review/
4.0 su 5 stelle A good read on a rainy day 29 maggio 2017
Di Glynn Young - Pubblicato su Amazon.com
Formato: Formato Kindle Acquisto verificato
Lucy Alling works for one of the top interior design firms in Chicago. With the owner’s support, she has begun to expand his business by adding antique books. She especially loves the Victorians – the Bronte sisters, Mrs. Gaskell (who wrote a biography of Charlotte Bronte), George Eliot, Herman Melville, Robert Louis Stevenson, and many others.

She received her love for reading from her father, and she especially loved his reading of the Beatrix Potter stories. But her father had long ago abandoned the family, and Lucy’s only contact is a book sent each year on her birthday. But from her mother, she knows that her father operates just the other side of the law.

Through the design store, she meets James Carmichael, a young attorney who shares Lucy’s love for reading. She helps him find book gifts for his family that contain special inscriptions. It is a relationship blossoming into love – until James discovers that Lucy has been writing the inscriptions herself and passing them off as the work of others – and bumping the price of the book up a bit. Their relationship blows up. And then James’s grandmother steps in, asking Lucy to accompany her to England on a buying trip – and to return something she stole decades before.

Published in 2015, “The Bronte Plot” by Katherine Reay is a romance constructed around classic books, and especially those of Charlotte and Emily Bronte. It’s not a contemporary retelling of either “Jane Eyre” or “Wuthering Heights,” but it is certainly infused with a love and appreciation of those works.

Reay received her B.A. and M.S. degrees from Northwestern University. She is the author of “Dear Mr. Knightley” (2013); “Lizzy & Jane” (2014); “A Portrait of Emily Price” (2016); and the forthcoming “The Austen Escape” (November).

The publisher, Thomas Nelson, is a Christian publisher, but “The Bronte Plot” makes the themes of faith and forgiveness more subtle than one might expect from “Christian fiction.” It’s clearly there – Lucy will have to face the sins of her father, and, more importantly, her own sins, which extend beyond writing a few inscriptions in old books.

This was a good read on a very rainy day.
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5.0 su 5 stelle Charming! 13 settembre 2016
Di SLB - Pubblicato su Amazon.com
Formato: Formato Kindle Acquisto verificato
This is a cute & fun read that will make you want to rediscover British literature - Woolf, Austen, Potter, of course the Bronte sisters & more. And, if you've never taken a journey though these authors - do so! Your life will be the better for it - promise. It will also make you want to visit London (& its surrounding areas) & take the many pilgrimages of these authors' lives.

This book does take you on a trip to London, but it also takes you on the journey of a young woman trying to improve her life by reconciling the past & moving beyond who she thinks she's destined to be. There is a handsome suitor too in the wings (there would have to be with a title like "The Bronte Plot"!).

Do our genes/family histories always predetermine our path & if so, how do we break ties & chains that really need to be broken?

Who do you want to be like when you "grow up"?
1 di 1 persone hanno trovato utile la seguente recensione
3.0 su 5 stelle Two and a half stars... 8 gennaio 2016
Di Robyn - Pubblicato su Amazon.com
Formato: Copertina flessibile Acquisto verificato
SPOILER ALERT-

I wanted to love this book just as I loved 'Dear Mr. Knightly' but unfortunately, I did not. I had this on pre order and was so excited to start it but after a few chapters, I put the book down and could hardly get myself to go back to it. I finally just decided to stick it out and see where it was going to go. Admittedly, it did get better but I never fell in love with the character of Lucy, even through her transformation. I also never got a good feel for the relationship between James and Lucy before the breakup and did not 'feel' the depth of brokenness from the breakup nor the mending of the relationship in the end. I was disappointed in the book as a whole but will still very much look forward to Katherine Reay's next offering.
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