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The River of No Return I almost gave this a fiveand then I hesitated It was wholeheartedly a five until the last 40 or so pages, when I realized that the book would soon be over and yet so much was left unresolved, and it started feeling like someone was taking her time to craft a beautiful, lyrical novel and her editor said Bee Wrap it up in 40 pages and turn it in NOW and so she did.Now that I have gone to her website, I have realized that a sequel is planned but only by exploring some very veiled hints , b I almost gave this a fiveand then I hesitated It was wholeheartedly a five until the last 40 or so pages, when I realized that the book would soon be over and yet so much was left unresolved, and it started feeling like someone was taking her time to craft a beautiful, lyrical novel and her editor said Bee Wrap it up in 40 pages and turn it in NOW and so she did.Now that I have gone to her website, I have realized that a sequel is planned but only by exploring some very veiled hints , but the book doesn t really make you feel like a sequel is expected, but rather that the author decided to just let some things go and say they lived happily ever after, which of course if all those things were left dangling would be impossible So I felt puzzled and frustrated when I turned the last page, but not in the way Two Hundred Years After He Was About To Die On A Napoleonic Battlefield, Lord Nicholas Falcott Wakes Up In Twenty First Century London The Guild, A Secretive Fraternity Of Time Travelers, Informs Him That There Is No Return But Nick Yearns For The Beautiful Julia Percy, Who Remains In 1815 As Fate And The Fraying Fabric Of Time Draw Nick And Julia Together Once Again, The Lovers Must Match Wits And Gamble Their Hearts Against The Rules Of Time Itself Rich In Romance And Historical Detail, Bee Ridgway S Debut Is A Thrilling, Fast Paced Narrative Evocative Of Deborah Harkness S Time Bending Bestsellers. We are cowards, really, we time travelers We cheat death over and over Jumping away from one story into another Always pursuing the hope of another day In Bee Ridgway s wonderfully imaginative debut novel, a man and a woman travel through time in a quest to bring down a secret society that controls the past and, thus, the future On the coverYou are now a member of the Guild There is no return Two hundred years after he was about to die on a Napoleonic battlefield, Nick Falcott, soldieWe are cowards, really, we time travelers We cheat death over and over Jumping away from one story into another Always pursuing the hope of another day In Bee Ridgway s wonderfully imaginative debut novel, a man and a woman travel through time in a quest to bring down a secret society that controls the past and, thus, the future On the coverYou are now a member of the Guild There is no return Two hundred years after he was about to die on a Napoleonic battlefield, Nick Falco I must confess my initial interest in Bee Ridgway s debut, The River of No Return, was superficial I fell in love with the gorgeous cover TheI read about the premise a time travelling historical romance, with an emphasis on the romance thedubious I became Then there s the fact that it has been widely compared to The Time Traveler s Wife, a book I tried three times to read without any success, and A Discovery of Witches, a book I finished but in many ways disliked All in all, I must confess my initial interest in Bee Ridgway s debut, The River of No Return, was superficial I fell in love with the gorgeous cover TheI read about the premise a time travelling historical romance, with an emphasis on the romance thedubious I became Then there s the fact that it has been widely compared to The Time Traveler s Wife, a book I tried three times to read without any success, and A Discovery of Witches, a book I finished but in many ways disliked All in all, by the time I came to actually start reading this book I was a bit concerned I would end up hating it It was a relief to find it was, in fact, very enjoyable.The story begins in 1815, with 22 year old Julia Percy at her grandfather s bedside as he takes his last bre At the point of death on a Napoleonic battlefield, Nicholas Falcott finds himself jumping forward in time nearly 200 years and in the care of an organisation called The Guild He doesn t know how he got there, just that he can never go back However after 10 years in the modern world he is told that he must do just that and that the future of the world depends on it.The cover blurb of The River of No Return compares it to The Time Traveller s Wife, but as I m the only person in the Western hem At the point of death on a Napoleonic battlefield, Nicholas Falcott finds himself jumping forward in time nearly 200 years and in the care of an organisation called The Guild He doesn t know how he got there, just that he can never go back However after 10 years in the modern world he is told that he must do just that and that the future of the world depends on it.The cover blurb of The River of No Return compares it to The Time Traveller s Wife, but as I m the only person in the Western hemisphere who hasn t r 4 stars It was great I loved it A wonderful story about time travel, secret elite organizations and an enjoyable love story because don t all great time travel novels have romance in them I don t often say this, but I am pleased to discover the author is working on a sequel one I would pick up without hesitation Favorite Quote No man is a man until he is made weak by a woman.First Sentence Julia sat beside her grandfather s bed, holding hi 4 stars It was great I loved it A wonderful story about time travel, secret elite organizations and an enjoyable love story It s always fun to be surprised by a book you never expected to land on your lap THE RIVER OF NO RETURN was not a book on my radar until one day I received an email that brightened my eyes and made me determined to read this debut by author Bee Ridgway It s a book that blends genres to the point where the word genre no longer makes sense it s science fiction, historical, romance, action adventure, mystery, and so muchAnd trust me, it might be close to 500 pages, but it gripped me and It s always fun to be surprised by a book you never expected to land on your lap THE RIVER OF NO RETURN was not a book on my radar until one day I received an email that brightened my eyes and made me determined to read this debut by author Bee Ridgway It s a book that blends genres to the point where the word genre no longer makes The French have a spectacular dessert known as croquembouche a neatly stacked pile of cream filled pastry puffs, wrapped with caramelized sugar Creating it takes a master s skill with pastry dough, egg custards and confectionerie, and a generous dose of patience and attention to detail The River of No Return is a literary croquembouche Just reading the first page filled me with delight, hunger and a rapacious desire to consume the entire thing, and then two or threejust like it The French have a spectacular dessert known as croquembouche a neatly stacked pile of cream filled pastry puffs, wrapped with caramelized sugar Creating it takes a master s skill with pastry dough, egg custards and confectionerie, and a generous dose of patience and attention to detail The River of No Return is a literary croquembouche Just reading the first page filled me with delight, hunger A lukewarm three stars for this Though the underlying ideas and the plot itself are truly creative, thought provoking, and unique, the writing throughout seemed effortful I never forgot that there was an author writing the story, whereas the best authors make you forget they exist I think it was Stephen King whose advice to writers was to use the first word that comes to mind Ridgway apparently used a thesaurus From 1815 However, Nick and Julia were at least somewhat well rounded defini A lukewarm three stars for this Though the underlying ideas and the plot itself are truly creative, thought provoking, and unique, the writing throughout seemed effortful I never forgot that there was an author writing the story, whereas the best authors make you forget they exist I think it was Stephen King whose advice to writers was to use the first word that comes to mind Ridgway apparently used a thesaurus From 1815 However, Nick and Julia were at least somewhat well rounded definitelyinteresting than Diana in A Discovery of Witches , and if the word choice was frequently irksome, at least the story moved along without rambling Also, though there is no obvious indication that this is the first book There are some genres that I just don t go near Not because they are bad, necessarily, but because every time I try and read anything set in that time place style I end up bored to tears For example, There s just something about the 1800 s that I can t stand being immersed in somehow I just do not care So that knocks out the possibility of me enjoying anything vaguely Regency or Victorian I had to look up those terms to double check I m on the right track I wish I knew why, I really do There are some genres that I just don t go near Not because they are bad, necessarily, but because every time I try and read anything set in that time place style I end up bored to tears For example, There s just something about the 1800 s that I can t stand being immersed in somehow I just do not care So that knocks out the possibility of me enjoying anything vaguely Regency or Victorian I had to look up those terms to double check I m on the right track I wish I knew why, I really do The closest I ve ever come to enjoying it is in Libba Bray s A Great and Terrible Beauty trilogy, though I don t know if those books count what with all the magic and underlying supernatural horror aspects So anyway 1800 s are out that s one star off the book for no fault of its own.Unfortunately a


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