The Admiral's Penniless Bride by Carla Kelly

The Admiral's Penniless Bride

Carla Kelly

288 pages first pub 2010 (editions)

fiction romance emotional slow-paced


Sally Paul is down to her last penny. As she spends it on a cup of tea - to stave off being at the mercy of the workhouse - the last thing she expects is an offer of marriage... from a complete stranger!Admiral Sir Charles Bright's seafaring days ...

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Community Reviews Summary of 119 reviews


emotional 100%
lighthearted 66%
funny 33%
hopeful 33%
reflective 33%


slow 66%
medium 33%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 100%

Strong character development?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 66% | N/A: 33%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

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