Free download Õ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ä Judith OBrienNd she appeared in King Edwards bedchamber and after that she met some other famous people like een Elizabeth and his cousin Lady Jane Grey who was very smart and cunning Sam also met a knight named Banaby Fitzpatrick who was the kings loyal companion She got caught messi I read this book probably around when it was first published and decided to read it again now I distinctly remember liking it the first time I personally very much enjoy historical fiction so that might explain it For the positives I like the idea behind the book I ve always enjoyed travel back in time type historical fiction and I don t mind that the read not be rigidly accurate to history though I d rather things not "Be So Far Off That It Is Nearly Unrecognizable It "so far off that it is nearly nrecognizable It a light read and could possibly get younger readers interested in history itself and other historical fiction reads Here s where the positives end A lot of the story made no sense was way too black and white and I was confused by the character arc of the young King Edward He spent most of his life in relatively good health ntil that last illness and didn t live terribly long with it when he died His characterization is
way too extreme and makes absolutely no sense Then there s the language Good god the language Every time I readtoo extreme and makes absolutely no sense Then there s the language Good god the language Every time I read character from 16th century England saying yea I ground my teeth Hard Would it have been so hard to A Collection of Previously Banned Victorian Erotica, DELUXE EDITION use an s instead The language of the characters was some odd combination between occasionally accurate to often an amalgamation of modern 21st century speech and vernacularsed before the time period I get it s a young adult novel probably like elementarymiddle school age but it still would have been nice to see just a tiny bit of research and accuracy done here There are vastly better reads in the young adult historical fiction genre that are engaging and demonstrate some level of research done prior Sam turning 16 in a couple weeks decides to try a new look She and her friend dye and perm her hair at the same time and it turns into a disaster On the way to the drug store to try to fin. Ing of England in 1553He was her own age and cute Why hadn't she studied her history Sam only knew that Edward had died at about sixteen and she was determined to save him He seemed to expect her He called her my sweet angel She should have recognized the danger when the scheming Duke of Northumberland. Definitely is a entertaining read when
re in school or high school and looking for the next paperback that makes your heart swoon Reading the book now the writing and story is a little juvenile I d love it #if the end hadn t been so rushed But it s still a story I ll hold #the end hadn t been so rushed But it s still a story I ll hold and read again because I love the concept This may have been interesting as an introductory read to history when I was 8 but a lot of her facts are wrong the story was WAY too fast paced and the love story was nbelievable Also the traveling through time was not well thought out and didn t make sense at the end This was one of the worst written books I ve ever read Highly disappointing when I thought it was to be a fun fluffy slightly historical read Carrie Ackerson RomanceThere s a little bit of magic in the silver charm Samantha s mother gives her for a 16th birthday present and when Sam wrecks her dad s BMW and wishes she were somewhere elseanywhere elseshe finds herself in Tudor England her current History study Sam helps the sickly young king Edward VI become healthy by identifying his allergies thus becoming a member of his Court When the King calls his best friend back from France romance blossoms But Sam and her new flame are politically dangerous "to the King s adviser Sam needs to go back home to avoid The Tower When Home is alarmingly different "the King s adviser Sam needs to go back home to avoid The Tower When Home is alarmingly different realizes she has to return to Tudor England to fix history I thought this book was hilarious It was cleverly written I chose it because it was the most tattered Teen Romance I could find so I figured that it was well liked I admit I was a little let down by the book It was a little juvenile and the idea that if Edward VI had lived he would have become such a tyrant that he would have made even his father look meek and mild mannered doesn t sit right A bit too fluffy and hurried for my tastes The book was a bout a girl named Sam who had just wercked her dads car and was going to get in alot of trouble for wrecking it Thats when her mother gave her a charm that had magic powers and was albe to go to the 1500s The Magic CharmIt was a lovely silver necklace with a strange antiue charm an early sixteenth birthday present from her parents But now Samantha clutched the charm desperate to disappear when her father discovered she'd wrecked his BMWSuddenly she was standing in the bedchamber of Edward VI the young ,you re in
D things to fix her hair she crashes her dad s BMW While studying Tudor England Sam desperately wishes to be somewhere else As she thinks this she is transported into King Edward s bedchamber "This book is a very ick read thats full of adventure and life at Edward "book is a very ick read thats full of adventure and life at Edward Court I wouldn t recommend buying this book but if you have a couple hours then I would recommend reading this I LOVE LOVE LOVE this book It s so cheesy and so contrived but I love every minute of it I ve re read it several times One of my favorite young adult books This was a pretty silly time travel book that was easy to read but lacking in the attention I wanted for its characters It s not very realistic of course given the setting and what the characters wouldshould do it s set in the Tudor era and the dialogue is not the best for it There s also a very sudden romance that doesn t develop further Sixteen year old Samantha McKenna has just wrecked her dad s precious new BMW and she s desperate to escape Clutching her birthday present an antiue locket she wishes desperately to escape and finds herself thrown back in time to England in 1553 to the
castle of fifteen year old King Edward VI The sickly Edward thinks Sam is his angel come to take him toof fifteen year old King Edward VI The sickly Edward thinks Sam is his angel come to take him to But with her modern knowledge Sam brings Edward back from the brink of death As months go by Sam begins to adjust to life in the past although she still longs for a way to return home Then she meets Barnaby a handsome nobleman and falls in love with him But court life in the sixteenth century is dangerous and Sam finds her life and that of her newfound love in danger I really though I d love this book since I enjoy stories with romance time travel and history and this book has all three However the romance between Samantha and Barnaby developed too ickly to be very believable and the ending was nrealistically happy The book was enjoyable while reading it but it just needed something at the end all I could think was that s it I don t think I d recommend buying this book but it might be worth a read if you can get it at the library. Tried to come between them But Edward protected her especially as the ailing young king grew healthy and rumors of marriage began She thought she was safe ntil a handsome young stranger stole her heart and swept her into the middle of deadly sixteenth century court intrigueCould she ever go home agai.