The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson audiobook

The Captive Maiden

By Melanie Dickerson
Read by Jude Mason

Zondervan

The Healer’s Apprentice Series: Book 4

7.27 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9780310757764

Happily Ever After … Or Happily Nevermore? Gisela’s childhood was filled with laughter and visits from nobles such as the duke and his young son. But since her father’s death, each day has been filled with nothing but servitude to her stepmother. So when Gisela learns the duke’s son, Valten—the boy she has daydreamed about for years—is throwing a ball in hopes of finding a wife, she vows to find a way to attend, even if it’s only for a taste of a life she’ll never have. To her surprise, she catches Valten’s eye. Though he is rough around the edges, Gisela finds Valten has completely captured her heart. But other forces are bent on keeping the two from falling further in love, putting Gisela in more danger than she ever imagined.

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Summary

Summary

Happily Ever After …
Or Happily Nevermore?

Gisela’s childhood was filled with laughter and visits from nobles such as the duke and his young son. But since her father’s death, each day has been filled with nothing but servitude to her stepmother. So when Gisela learns the duke’s son, Valten—the boy she has daydreamed about for years—is throwing a ball in hopes of finding a wife, she vows to find a way to attend, even if it’s only for a taste of a life she’ll never have. To her surprise, she catches Valten’s eye. Though he is rough around the edges, Gisela finds Valten has completely captured her heart. But other forces are bent on keeping the two from falling further in love, putting Gisela in more danger than she ever imagined.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Without magic dust or musical interludes, Dickerson delivers a wonderful spin on Cinderella that is full of engaging, thoughtful characters amid lively medieval pageantry…This novel has lots of appeal for fans of fairy tales and of chivalry and knights.” School Library Journal
“Expect high romance, melodrama, and Christian inspiration in a vivid medieval setting.” Booklist

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Author Bio: Melanie Dickerson

Author Bio: Melanie Dickerson

Melanie Dickerson is and author and two-time Christy Award finalist. Her first book, The Healer’s Apprentice, won the National Readers’ Choice Award for Best First Book in 2010, and The Merchant’s Daughter won the 2012 Carol Award. She earned a bachelor’s degree in special education from the University of Alabama and has been a teacher and a missionary.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Romance
Runtime: 7.27
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English