Before the Dawn by Beverly Jenkins

Before the Dawn

Beverly Jenkins

fiction historical romance emotional lighthearted medium-paced

384 pages | first published 2001

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Leah Barnett can't believe how far fate has carried her: from Boston to the towering Colorado Rockies...and into the life of an angry, ruggedly sexy man. Ryder Damien is not about to welcome this beauty with open arms, however, especially since Le...
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Summary of 48 reviews


emotional 71%
adventurous 42%
hopeful 28%
lighthearted 28%
mysterious 28%
funny 14%
informative 14%
inspiring 14%
tense 14%


medium 71%
slow 28%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 50% | A mix: 33% | Plot: 16%

Strong character development?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 16%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 16%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

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