Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Book Review and Giveaway: The Guardian Duke, by Jamie Carie

Can you fall in love with someone before you’ve even met? Can you sense that someone is “the one” before you’ve spent time with them? Author Jamie Carie would most likely answer these questions affirmatively as her character, Gabriel, the Duke of St. Easton, decides he has found the woman of his dreams in the new book, The Guardian Duke. Gabriel gets to know Lady Alexandria Featherstone through her letters and the people who know her, but his efforts to find his new ward, who has taken off to track down her missing parents, don’t result in a fateful meeting -- at least not in The Guardian Duke! You’ll have to wait for the next book in this series, The Forgiven Duke, before Gabriel and Alex meet face-to-face (or, at least, I assume they do!).

But in the meantime, you can enjoy their separate journeys as Gabriel copes with a sudden and mysterious deafness, along with the news that he is now responsible for a wayward young woman. As he attempts to track her down, all while hampered by his loss of hearing, Alex uncovers clues to her parents’ whereabouts and acquires devoted friends (and a few enemies) along the way. Their separate journeys take them from England to Ireland, where they find plenty of adventure, getting ever closer to solving the mystery of Alex’s missing parents and, ultimately, meeting face-to-face.

The Guardian Duke, by Jamie Carie, is the first of three books in The Forgotten Castle series by the award-winning writer, Jamie Carie. Watch the trailer below for more about this book!

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One lucky winner will receive a paperback copy of the book, The Guardian Duke, by Jamie Carie! To enter, just fill out the Rafflecopter form below. This giveaway is open to U.S. residents only and ends at 11:59 PM EST on Wednesday, March 7, 2012.

CONTEST CLOSED. Congratulations to the winner: tatertot374!

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  1. I'd love to read the entire "Forgotten Castle" series! It sounds so good! :)

    Thanks for this giveaway! :)


  2. I, too, would love to read the entire Forgotten Castle Series! I've never seen them all lined up like that and the covers are just so eye catching and beautiful! It definitely makes you want to read them :)
    jwitt33 at live dot com

  3. I'm actually entering this to try and win this for my mom. Would make a nice b-day present for her.
    I think she'd also enjoy Snow Angel.
    Thank you for the giveaway!

  4. I would like to read Snow Angel


  5. Snow angel looks good!

  6. snow angel also looks like a great read
    thank you

  7. The Dukes Promise!

  8. I would like to read Pirate of My Heart

  9. I'd love to read Snow Angel!

  10. The Duchess and the Dragon might be a good read.

    cgclynsg0 @ gmail dot com

  11. I would really like to read Pirate of my Heart!

  12. I'm interested in the Duke's Promise.

  13. I would also like to read The Snowflake

  14. I would like to read Snow Angel


  15. Pirate of my HEart is nice.
    tam s. :-)

  16. I would like to read "Snow Angel". vidomich(at)yahoo(dot)com

  17. Snow Angel sounds good

  18. i want to read the duchess and the dragon

  19. I'd read The Snowflake

  20. I'd like to read The Duchess and the Dragon. It sounds like a wonderful read.

  21. Anonymous11:35 PM

    i would like to read snow angel

    James Coyne


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