The Captain's Bride (Northern Lights Series #1)

by Lisa Tawn Bergren

Paperback, 1998

Status

Available

Call number

813.54

Publication

WaterBrook Press (1998), Edition: 2nd edition, 400 pages

Description

Fiction. Literature. Romance. HTML: Elsa Anders's dream of marrying Peder Ramstad is about to come true. But as this independent, strong-willed woman discovers her own creative gifts--a love for travel, painting, and the sea--can she find happiness with a captain who insists upon leaving her safely on shore? Leaving their home in Norway behind, Elsa and Peder embark on a new life in with their closest friends, including: Kaatje Jansen, a woman seeking a new beginning for the sake of her marriage and for the child growing within her; Elsa's sister Tora, a sly young vixen who knows exactly what she wants--and exactly how to get it; and Karl Martensen, a man torn between his friendship for Peder and a forbidden, secret love for Elsa, a man tormented by emotions that threaten to ruin them all. From the gentle hills of Bergen, Norway, to the rocky coast of Camden, Maine, and across the crashing, danger-filled waves of the open sea--experience an epic saga of perseverance and passion, faith and fidelity, in the Northern Lights series: the new historical series by Lisa Tawn Bergren. From the Trade Paperback edition..… (more)

Language

Original language

English

ISBN

1578560136 / 9781578560134

User reviews

LibraryThing member cguerette
This book is so good! I just couldn't put it down, and the same goes for the next two books in the series, Midnight Sun and Deep Harbor. I just got so wrapped up in the characters and their lives that I couldn't wait to see where they were going and what they were going through next.
LibraryThing member salem.colorado
If you enjoy historical Christian fiction, Lisa Tawn Bergren has written The North Light Series about a group of immigrant from Norway. This series consists of The Captain’s Bride, Deep Harbor, and Midnight Sun. All three volumes have been signed by the author and can be found in our library
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