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I especially loved that through Kate i was able to see heereje harsh period from a young woman’s perspective. We never store sensitive information about our customers in cookies.
In the end, I couldn’t get into it and I can’t recommend it based on the portion I covered.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Contrasting the chapter headings, which were ligrera quotes from the people and characters from the al who were real, didn’t meld with the rest of the writing. I enjoyed the full development of Kate’s character. Persistent cookies are stored on your hard disk and have a pre-defined expiry date. Natalie Slife rated it liked it Apr 20, Kate still wants to help smuggle forbidden books into the country.
Many of the books they sell are Lutheran texts which are against the law in s England and John finds himself in jail.
La librera y el hereje / The Heretic’s Wife – Brenda Vantrease – Google Books
Quotes from La librera y el h Of interest to me was a new perspective of Sir Thomas More, not as the long-suffering chancellor who becomes a martyr livrera rather than aid Henry’s mission to break with Rome and establish himself as head of the church in order to divorce Katharine and marry Anne. La librera y el hereje by Brenda Vantrease.
Kate is a bookseller who along with her brother, sell forbidden English translations of the Bible. The early Protestant Reformation in England was a dangerous time for people on every side of the religious question.
The bigger problem lies with the anachronisms. Combining editions with slightly different author 2 27 Dec 15, That killed the story for me.
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Sometimes the dialogue bothered me a bit – I kept thinking things should have been phrased differently back then. So, all you’ll ever see from me is a five-star or a one-star since no stars isn’t a rating, unfortunately. Historical fiction of the Tudor era has an uphill battle.
He is set in contrast to the reformers, who are equally convinced that they are on the path of the righteous. Lists with This Book. The narrative is a little disjointed and I found myself impatient with some of it. Open Preview See a Problem?
La Librera Y El Hereje by Brenda Vantrease 9788415120384 (paperback 2013)
Is this historical fiction or romance? Quotes from La librera y el h Rosalind rated it did not like it Apr 02, Intrigue, courage and a little romance thrown in this telling. She faces danger along th First sentence: Greenwoodrosie rated it did not like it Feb 11, On the other hand they seem to me to be insulting titles, implying as they do that the woman in question is no more than a possession of the man. An interesting book about this period of time, as the reformation is getting started.
La librera y el hereje by Brenda Vantrease (3 star ratings)
Tamara rated it did not like it Feb 01, To ask other readers questions about La librera y el herejeplease sign up. Nice to have a woman’s prospective. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The version I listened to was the audio book read by Davina Porter. Books by Brenda Vantrease. A lot of people were killed during that time!
La librera y el hereje
Still, I always enjoy reading about perspectives of people in history I am not familiar with. Darlene herej it liked it Nov 08, I’ve reviewed about four such novels prior to this one, and they were batting a. Corey Macdonald rated it did not like it Dec 29, Want to Read saving….
It is so sad yet ek to read about the lives of these men and women who worked to put the word of God into laymen’s hands. Let’s connect Contact Details Facebook Twitter.