Rural switchboard operator Georgie Gail is proud of her independence in a man’s world which makes it twice as vexing when the telephone company sends a. Love on the Line by Deeanne Gist – book cover, description, publication history. Rural switchboard operator Georgie Gail is proud of her independence in a man’s makes it twice as vexing when the telephone company sends a.
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The hats are being kept in her bedroom, so when they break in disguised so she doesn’t recognize themGeorgie thinks that they are there to rape her. Which was a little embarrassing since I deenne most of my reading on the bus.
While the hero’s career isn’t quite as unusual in Christian historical romance, the historical background to the story overall as discussed in the author’s note at the end of the book is indeed unique. You will not be disappointed if you decide to give this novel a try, I promise! The ending was definitely a surprise even gost I started to wonder if it was a possibility. A clean story with some lessons to learn and some truths to face.
And poor Luke—totally out of his element in the overalls of a telephone troubleman—is equally entertaining. None of this occurred to Luke when he was getting in good with the gang, of course. Frank Comer gave some money to a widow woman on the train and left Georgie’s money with her during the robbery.
To date, I believe I’ve read them all. Frank never does the actual robbing, just comes in treats the victims nicely, even giving them some of the stolen money sometimes and lets them keep their own money. I don’t recall the main characters ever going to church or mentioning God or her beliefs in any depth whatsoever.
An operator that chases cats with a broom, has a clear a passion for songbirds, and looks like pure sunshine in her yellow dress.
I felt all of it to be a little inappropriate. Love On The Line was a lot of fun to read. Their next meeting is with Lucius posing as Kine Palmer – a linesman for the phone company or Troubleman.
It was kind of annoying but after the midway point of the story there’s more focus on Luke and his search for the evasive Comer hte. And it’s that contrast that really sparks the humour over and over again. To Win Her Favor. If the book had been what the first chapter seemed to be, it would have been excellent.
Then there’s little Bettinaknown as Bettina Hyena by the locals, the daughter of the town drunk. He’s covered her with a dressing gown and decks a guy when he gets too leary, but I feel like it’s too little too late. Luke aka Lucious Palmer is a Texas linr with a giant chip on his shoulder. I read it in maybe. Georgie Gail, switchboard operator and birder, heads out on a birding expedition, but instead of sighting a pn bunting, her opera glasses capture her telephone man, armed and far away from telephone lines.
But when his stakeout puts Georgie in peril, he realizes more than his job is on the line. How to write a great review Do Say what you liked lovee and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the linne price Recap the plot.
Soon it’s more than just love that’s on the line.
Georgie was a heroine with spunk, but at the same time she was a good person and always trying to loove the right thing, which made her a bit vulnerable, too. From a heroine with a big heart for birds to a hero with a nest full of secrets, Gist has written an intriguing story with some edgy romance and some historical fun that will have you flying through the pages. I loved the many awkward situations they put themselves in and how many times they had to deal with their unexpected, yet burgeoning feelings for te other.
I absolutely adored Luke. The give and take between Georgie and Luke was great, and their slow developing relationship was enjoyable.
I was like, “You have got to be kidding You submitted the following rating and review. Rose of Winslow Street, The. Take a quiz to figure out which Deeanne Gist novel you’d like best.
Feb 16, Candi Criddle rated it it was amazing Shelves: So funny, I’m chuckling just thinking about it. Now and Forever Wild at Heart Book 2. There are a few grim scenes and one in particular that made me cringe and I didn’t fully understand until the end. Georgie Gail is the only telephone operator in a small Texas town but before she even arrived to take her job, her train was robbed by Frank Comer.
It is a light read, but by no means fluff.