SURRENDER THE STORM by Elizabeth St. Michel - A Reader's Opinion


SURRENDER THE STORM by Elizabeth St. Michel

A Reader's Opinion


Civil War romance at its best!


Talented author Elizabeth St. Michel continues her Civil War Surrender Series with her third novel Surrender the Storm. The story follows two charming characters: Ryan, known as ‘Gray Ghost,’ and Grace, who were once enemies but became lovers.


Rich in history, with a wonderful storyline, Surrender the Storm is a well-written romance about endearing men and women you will love.

The writer wove together a story with all the elements of a classic American Civil War story. This is one book you will definitely want to read. St. Michel has outdone herself with the third book in her beloved series.


This book made me cry, laugh, and smile as I followed the emotional journey, and it is sure to tug at your heart!

1864 Northern Border of Virginia

Rebel Colonel Ryan Rourke, the notorious Gray Ghost, is on a mission to find a doctor to help his men seriously injured during battle. Except, this is a mission that will turn his world upside down.


Dr. Grace Barrett travels with a group of nuns and decides to disguise herself as one of them, to hide her true identity and a dark secret from her past. That's when Ryan decides to kidnap her! But as she is held captive, they share secrets, grow closer, and start feeling strong emotions for each other. Can she trust him enough not to reveal her dark secret? Will he forgive her for it? From the start, they were meant to be together, even with all the obstacles they had to face.


A really beautiful story.

 

Surrender the Storm


The International Award-Winning author continues her Civil War Surrender Series with this romance following two defiant hearts clashing over a desperate battle of wills in the glorious age of chivalry.


Stealing Beauty

Rebel Colonel Ryan Rourke, the notorious Gray Ghost, is the scourge of the North, incensing Grant’s army at every turn. After suffering a horrible defeat that left many of his men dead, Colonel Ryan will stop at nothing to win—including kidnapping a group of nuns en route to give medical succor to the Yanks. With one of his men critically injured, he needs the medicine and supplies the nuns carry. He is also informed that the youngest nun is a doctor. But one look into the violet eyes of the stunningly beautiful Yankee nun fills him with sensual thoughts and longing for the forbidden.


Courting Desire

Dr. Grace Barrett can never reveal her true identity. Disguised as one of the Sisters of Charity, she possesses a dangerous secret that threatens her very life. Being held captive by Ryan proves to be the only way Grace can remain safe from those who would see her hanged. But boldly she challenges Ryan’s will—until he takes her into his powerful embrace, awakening an irresistible hunger. But under his penetrating gaze, neither Grace’s body or her heart are safe. And too late, she finds herself ensnared in a seductive trap of pride and passion, loyalty and lies.


As the storm of war rages around them, both will fight the tempest in their souls to clear a path to their hearts.

 

BOOK INFO

Genre: Historical American Romance/Civil War

Release: July 14, 2021

Type: Novel

Format Read: E-Book

Source: Reviewer's Personal Library

Reviewed by: Nicole Laverdure

Content Rating: 5 Hearts—Pull out your fans and grab a glass of ice cold water because this book is steaming hot! One or more graphic sex scenes.


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