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[KINDLE] ❅ Lady of the Butterflies By Fiona Mountain – Hdizle.me They say I'm mad and perhaps it's true It is well known that lust brings madness and desperation and ruin But upon my oath I never meant any harm All I wanted was to be happy to love and to be loved i[KINDLE] Lady of the Butterflies By Fiona Mountain Hdizle.me They say I'm mad and perhaps it's true It is well known that lust brings madness and desperation and ruin But upon my oath I never meant any harm All I wanted was to be happy to love and to be loved i They say I'm mad and perhaps it's true It is well know.

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Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook Fiona Mountain grew up in Sheffield and moved to London aged eighteen where she worked in the press office for Radio for ten years handling the PR for presenters including John Peel Mark Radlcliffe and Steve Wright and traveling with the Radio Summer RoadshowHer first novel Isabella tells the haunting love story of Bounty Lady of eBook ç mutineer Fletcher Christian and his cousin Isabella Curwen It was.

10 thoughts on “Lady of the Butterflies

  1. El El says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUBFirst of all a complaint regarding so many reviews I've seen about this book in which the protagonist's name is spelled incorrectly Did you seriously even read the book Did you miss the fact that this book is based on a real person H ello it's Eleanor Glanville How do you read an entire book about someone and then misspell the main character's last name Glanville Say it with me It's not Granville I'm embarrassed for youMoving onI don't often do the whole historical romance thing because heaving bosoms isn't generally my thing But this ARC crossed my path and I ran with it and I can honestly say I rather enjoyed it The story traces the life and times of Eleanor Glanville a 17th century entomologist whose particular interest was in butterflies Her interest was encouraged by her father from a young age r


  2. Bettie Bettie says:

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  3. Sheri Sheri says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUBLady of the Butterflies Fiona MountainThis is the story of Eleanor Glanville daughter of a Puritan Nobleman on the marshlands of England Set in the 17th century it chronicles her life from childhood to adulthoodFamily tragedies war betrayals passion occur Eleanor is not the average woman she is a woman before her times She has an obsessive interest in science particularly that of butterflies This causes the town people to think her mad crazed even a witch She is a passionate woman with a lustful scandalous obsession that adds to her troubles Despite the challenges she faces she becomes a pioneer of science juggling family and estateA true fascinating tale based on the life of Eleanor Glanville Ms Mountain is descriptive in detail of the times Also well researched I learned a lot about butteries I highly recommend to those who love historical fiction based upon actual historical people I won on GR'S give a ways


  4. Amy Bruno Amy Bruno says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUBIn Lady of the Butterflies author Fiona Mountain tackles the life of the spirited and tenacious Eleanor Glanville Known today as one of the pioneer entomologists of the 17th century Eleanor was an anomaly among the women of her day and her personal life was no less captivating Raised by her staunch Puritan father after the death of her mother and sister Eleanor’s childhood was sheltered and lonely For a child whose very soul craved fresh air freedom and nature she found it diff


  5. Brenda Brenda says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUBWOW I read this book in two days I couldn't wait to get started on it as soon as I read the book description and found out I was getting an advance reader copy I opened the front cover when I got it and couldn't put it down This author was such a fabulous writer She based the book on fact filled it with such rich history facts on the study of butterflies and how it came about that the women in the book started studying them You felt as if you were there with the characters and the descriptions of the countryside You can't put the book down you are so drawn into the story and can't wait to see what is going to happen next in her life The story at the end of how the writer came across her story Eleanor's how she found out all of the information on her life and that of her husbands children and that of the others in the story is as fascinating as the book itselfIf you don't buy another book this year pick this one up I guarantee whomever you may


  6. Orsolya Orsolya says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUBBeauty AND brains That is the ideal combination to a man right If so then Eleanor Glanville had it all Class as the daughter of a nobleman and intelligence with a love and knack for science As a female who graduated college with a 40 GPA I welcome ANY book telling the tale of a strong intellectual female Fiona Mountain truly wrote a beautiful work with Lady of the Butterflies Combining elements of dedicated intelligence with obessesion Eleanor tends to pick science experimentation over her children at times; Lady of the Butterflies is emotional vivid and will leave you clamboring for details Which is easy to do because the novel is a smooth exciting read I know we hear this often but you seriously won't be able to put this one downFilled with well known scientists this book is both a history lesson and


  7. Deborah Swift Deborah Swift says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUBThis is one of the best pieces of historical fiction I have read in a long time Impeccably researched and beautifully written the metaphor of the butterfly is applied brilliantly to this tale of Eleanor Glanville a woman scientist ahead of her time Mountain does a very good job of using the available facts it is a true story to make a compelling narrative From the opening where Nell is a misunderstood child through the trials of war and rebellion her turbulent love life a


  8. Tara Chevrestt Tara Chevrestt says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUBJust didn't grab me Lovely writing style if a bit too descriptive at times Author obviously has talent The problem for me is I'm not interested in the draining of England's swamps and rivers or Puritans For me to spend 4 days reading a 500 page novel it must GRAB me and hold me This particular tale is too slow for my taste If was cropped to 300 pages or thereabouts and got to the point I would probably love it Thus DNF


  9. Barb Barb says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUBAuthor Shows Promise But This Novel Is InconsistantThis is the first novel I've read by Fiona Mountain and it started out well enough I enjoyed the many details of the period; the story begins with a prologue set in 1695 then starts in earnest in 1662 when Eleanor Goodricke is a nine year old girl growing up in the village of Tickenham EnglandMountain does an excellent job setting the place and the politics of the period with details about Roundheads Cavaliers Puritan values and prejudices the conflicts over draining the Fens the tradition of Guy Fawkes Day and beliefs about the natural world including butterfliesThe book itself is beautiful; the cover art on the dust jacket the end pages with illustrations of butterflies and the title page with its lovely illustration of butterflies and beautiful lettering The novel is told in four parts the page marking each


  10. Jackie Jackie says:

    Lady of the Butterflies ePUB ✓ Lady of eBook lady book, butterflies book, Lady of mobile, Lady of the Butterflies PDFEPUB2 12 stars I hate it when I have a love hate relationship with a book It makes deciding to keep reading or dump difficult It also makes rating difficult I’m going with 3 stars but my real rating is like 2 ½ stars I usually round up if I think a book is worth checking out and even though I found some parts of this book irritating I do think it is worth looking into The beginning parts were interesting Eleanor’s relationship with her father was rather fascinating to me While he was a strict Puritan he was also open minded to new ideas and seemed to indulge Eleanor when it came to her education You would think this would make him likeable but he was also a complete jerk sometimes It made him a well rounded character Eleanor howeverI don’t know I liked her sometimes but other times I just wanted throttle to her She was just so darn naïve While I realize her personality was mostly due to her strict Puritan upbr


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