Forbidden love between a warrior princess and an elite samurai makes for an adventure set during the early days of the Tokugawa shogunate. Join this couple in a race across 17th century Japan where political unrest has created dangerous ronin, civil uprisings, and war-ravaged castles. Caught in the middle of the struggle between Shogun’s rise to rule and the old regime, this warrior princess is forced to battle for her life.
In the end, she must choose between family honor and her heart’s desire.
Lady of the Bridge is a perfect historical romance that will take its readers on an unforgettable, charming, thrilling journey in which the reader won’t be able to resist falling in love with this incredible story. Lady of the Imperial City is book two in the wonderful series which starts with book one entitled Lady of the Imperial City. Lady of the Imperial City was an incredible novel so I was keen to get my hands on book two! The reader will feel compelled to read very early on in this book thanks to the novels wonderful author, Laura Kitchell; her talented, poignant words will keep her readers turning the pages with haste. She wonderfully captures her reader’s imagination effortlessly, and so I would implore all of you lovely readers to read this wonderful book!
Lady of the Bridge follows the protagonist of the novel, Princess Saiko as she tries to escape her sheltered life and escape being the imperial consort for the emperor of Japan… something she desperately wants to achieve. One day, a few days before leaving she takes a walk in the beautiful garden and when she arrives at her favorite bridge, she meets an incredibly handsome samurai. These two young souls immediately fall in love and I have to say, this was a beautiful, moving moment. However, Princess Saiko knows that they are doomed but she cannot resist falling more in love with him. Will they be able to find a way and stay together? Read this wonderful book to find out!
The story of Lady of the Bridge is an incredible, special one that took my breath away on more than one occasion; the pacing of this story was wonderfully written and plotted so that I did not get bored at any given time. I always measure my likeness of a book on whether I find myself looking at the page number; if I do in fact do this I know that the novel is taking its toll… but Lady of the Bridge was different. Never once did I find myself referring to the page number and that is a sure sign that this book is a compelling piece of work that draws the reader in and captivates them to the end!
Laura Kitchell writes with elegance and beauty, her words stunned me and inspired me. I loved reading her work, it feels so natural and such a breeze, generally, with romance novels, I get bored after a period, but Kitchell never bored me once, she kept me entertained from beginning to end and for that I admire her. Her beautiful, descriptive, flowing words were stunning, and I believe she would be able to inspire these thoughts in you too if you choose to read this delightful novel.
To summarise my thoughts on the perfect, Lady of the Bridge, I would say if you are looking to read a beautiful, moving, entertaining novel that will keep you guessing until the end then this wonderful book is for you! Lady of the Bridge gets Five Stars from me!
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