[ Reading ] ➿ Elisabeth: Passage of Promise Author Tom Roulstone – Pandorajewelry70off.us

Elisabeth: Passage of PromiseWithin Hours Of Her Marriage To Lord Claverley, Elisabeth Ashcroft Knows She Has Made A Dreadful Mistake Unfortunately, In Mid Nineteenth Century England, Dissolving Their Less Than Sacred Union Seems All But Impossible Even If Her New Husband Is Only After Elisabeth S Inheritance But Soon The Strong Willed Vicar S Daughter Has A Chance At A New Life Far Away From Her Sterile Existence In The Shadow Of Claverly Hall A Chance To Be With People Who Believe As She Does A Chance To Go To America, To A Place Called Zion.But One S Future Is Not Always Easy To Predict, And Elisabeth Finds She Must Create Her Own Journey One That Will Lead Her Away From The Center Of The Church In Salt Lake City But Closer To The Gospel And The Man Who Could Forever Be Hers.

Tom Roulstone was born in Donegal, Ireland and lived for a time in Glasgow, Scotland With his parents and two brothers he immigrated to Canada, landing at Halifax on his thirteenth birthday He joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints in Toronto, Ontario when he was eighteen and served a mission in western Canada He has a BA in history from Brigham Young University and MA in histor

[ Reading ] ➿ Elisabeth: Passage of Promise Author Tom Roulstone – Pandorajewelry70off.us
  • Paperback
  • 275 pages
  • Elisabeth: Passage of Promise
  • Tom Roulstone
  • English
  • 02 November 2019
  • 9781591565314

10 thoughts on “Elisabeth: Passage of Promise

  1. says:

    Interesting look at the early days of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints when they were already settled and how hard it was for women who wanted to become doctoresses through the experiences of main character Elisabeth.

  2. says:

    Elisabeth is the vicar s daughter that gets fooled into a marriage with the local nobility who needs her inheritance She eventually leaves him to escape to America to join the Saints in Utah Of course, she fell for the man who baptized her and hopes for something, even though she shouldn t The book was all right, but I found a few things bothersome, espe...

  3. says:

    This was a cute story Definitely religious fiction, but not too preachy in places that feel odd I listened to the book on tape and the reader does all the voices That was enjoyable odd at first but then I grew to like it The story is of this English women who escapes England because her husband is evil, and she can t just up and marry anyone because annulments weren t granted easily in the 18...

  4. says:

    I bought this book at a used book store Then I forgot I had it for awhile It was an okay read, but a little slow The story was interesting and not completely predictable I do enjoy trying to imagine what it would have been like for the early Mormon pioneers When Elisabeth arrived in Utah, she wondered if she had made the wrong decision as she was completely alone I am sure it must have b...

  5. says:

    2 9 11 I just read this book again and it has been a couple years Once again I really liked this book It made me feel spoiled in a way because I was born into this religion and haven t had to give up anything to be able to live it freely Elisabeth learns so much in this book, and along the way reminded me of the patience, faith, and love that I want to strive for Thi...

  6. says:

    The historical aspects of the book were interesting, which made me want to learn about early LDS women in the medical field However, I thought the story was just okay It never felt as if I got to know th...

  7. says:

    After reading three or four books I always like to read an LDS fiction book It feels good to immerse myself in the lives of people who are trying to live according to principles that I relate to and strive to meet Thi...

  8. says:

    Just hours after Elizabeth is married, she finds out that her new husband is a class 1 jerk Blessed with intelligence and independence, she manages to escape, but is always in terror of being forced to go back to England He...

  9. says:

    This is historical fiction, which made the events realistic Elisabeth is quite the heroine Joining the Church helps in her resolve to annul her marriage But, that isn t going to be easy She ll leave her home in En...

  10. says:

    This story brought out the low status of women in the 1850 s, especially in England The main character had to flee from a wicked husband and all during the book she tried to get an annulment, which of course she couldn t It did have a sudden, good ending Everything went her way at the end.

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