The Resource A reluctant bride, Jody Hedlund

A reluctant bride, Jody Hedlund

Label
A reluctant bride
Title
A reluctant bride
Statement of responsibility
Jody Hedlund
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1862. After facing desperate heartache and loss in the London slums, Mercy agrees to join a bride ship, the Tynemouth. Wealthy and titled, Joseph takes to the sea as the ship's surgeon, hoping to escape the pain of losing his family. He has no intention of settling down, but when Mercy becomes his assistant they must fight against a forbidden love. As hundreds of single men congregate along the shore of Vancouver Island, eager to claim a bride from the ship, will Mercy and Joseph miss their chance at love? -- adapted from back cover
Member of
Summary
In 1862, Mercy escapes a bleak future in London and joins a bride ship. Wealthy and titled, Joseph becomes the ship's surgeon to avoid the pain of losing his family. He has no intention of settling down, but when Mercy becomes his assistant, they must fight against a forbidden love
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10781835
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hedlund, Jody
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The bride ships
Series volume
#1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ship physicians
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Mail order brides
  • Surgeons
  • British
  • London (England)
  • British Columbia
  • Vancouver Island (B.C.)
Target audience
adult
Label
A reluctant bride, Jody Hedlund
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
521 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432864873
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2019011129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
ROMANCE
System control number
(OCoLC)1090697778
Label
A reluctant bride, Jody Hedlund
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
521 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432864873
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2019011129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
ROMANCE
System control number
(OCoLC)1090697778

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