At Love's Cost

Cover image for

Download


Author: Charles Garvice
Language: English
Wordcount: 150,118 / 420 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 76.1
LoC Category: PR
Downloads: 4,187
mnybks.net#: 7812
Genre: Romance
Excerpt

o fish?" demanded Howard, with a groan. "My dear Stafford, I know that being that abominable thing--a sportsman--you are consequently mad; but you might have the decency to curb your insanity out of consideration for the wretched man who has the misfortune to be your companion, and who plainly sees that this period of sunshine is a gilded fraud, and that presently it will rain again like cats and dogs."

Stafford laughed. He had got down and dragged out a rod and a fishing-basket.

"Sorry, old chap," he said, "but no fisherman could lose such a chance as this, even to save his best friend from rheumatic fever. I thought we should come across a stream or two, and I put on these togs accordingly." He wore a Norfolk suit of that wonderful Harris tweed which, strange to say, keeps out the rain, the heat, and the cold; and flies were stuck in his cap of the same material. "But, look here, there's no need for me to keep you; Pottinger will drive you to this place, Carysford, where we stay the night--I'v

Reviews

Average Rating of 4 from 2 reviews: ****
2013.12.10
gibel
*****

This was a wonderful romance and highly recommend it. The young couple are such good people that you look forward to every next page hoping it will bring their union and happiness. This is the second book I have read by Charles Garvice and I look forward to reading the rest his books.

2005.08.10
reeti
***..

Nice book. It holds up nicely but in the end it runs badly. All people who might cause problems die. and main characters don't have to fight against anything, they just take whatever comes to them. That part was a little disapointing, but otherwise I liked it.


(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Fearsome
by S.A. Wolfe
Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare
Emma
by Jane Austen
A Poor Wise Man
by Mary Roberts Rinehart
Jane Eyre
by Charlotte Brontė
The After House
by Mary Roberts Rinehart
A Woman Named Smith
by Marie Conway Oemler
'Smiles'
by Eliot H. Robinson
'Tween Snow and Fire
by Bertram Mitford
All For Love
by John Dryden

See more popular titles from this genre.