Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. Margaret Macy really has no choice. Margaret’s new The Maid of Fairbourne Hall – Kindle edition by Julie Klassen. Download. I chose to read The Maid of Fairbourne Hall because this novel has garnered many positive reviews, although all of her books to date have. The Maid of Fairbourne Hall by Julie Klassen, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Item s unavailable for purchase. Klassen skillfully portrays fairhourne evolution of Margaret’s character throughout the novel.

BethanyHouse Publishers pp. The surprising thing was I ended up liking several additional characters that I was not fond of at the book’s onset.

If she can last until her next birthday, she will gain an inheritance from a spinster aunt–and sweet independence. The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill. The Jall of Fairbourne Hall will not disappoint.

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Her deft touch with historical detail shows a well researched author, but is weaved throughout carefully without sounding like a rote history lesson! At the most, some Bible verses and a few quick prayers were all that reminded me that this was a Christian romance, thank God. View all 13 comments. The Secret of Pembrooke Park. There is so much just in that first sentence!


The character development works in the same way. The romance was way too delayed and repetitive. Learn more about Kindle MatchBook.

How to write a great review. A good editor with a red pen could have pulled this together to move the story along and vastly improved it by doing so. She tries as much as her situation will allow to alleviate some of Joan’s difficulties and at the end does make reparations to Joan. Continuing on my Klassen splurge I absolutely loved this book, and I have given it a definite 5-star rating. Is it too late to rekindle his admiration? As the book goes on, Margaret along her journey of running away and becoming a house servant herself soon learns the meaning of hard work, honesty, thinking of others and even love.

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Showing of reviews. The many circumstances ranging from people searching for Margaret especially her step father to Lewis being shot, really kept the story moving.

Although Margaret fumbles a bit at her identity change, she is a resourceful and multi-faceted character. And while she had many close calls that had me hanging by a hsll thread, becoming fzirbourne servant she needed to be changed her in more ways than I think she expected.


Quotes from The Maid of Fairb Many subplots travel through the story and all play seamlessly into the main plot of the story. Joan and Margaret manage to flee London, and make their way to Maidstone fairboudne they must try to get hired on.

The Maid of Fairbourne Hall by Julie Klassen

This is stimulating historical fiction with just the right amount of romance. Observing both brothers as an “invisible” servant, Margaret learns she may have misjudged Nathaniel. Julie Klassen has an amazing ability to write Regency novels. I’m not even sure how I stumbled upon Julie Klassen but having just finished reading this novel, I can definitely say I will be reading more of her books.

If she can last until her next birthday, fairboirne will gain an madi from a spinster aunt–and sweet independence. The charming, flirtatious one who attracts the attention of every female is set against his more dutiful and far less exciting younger brother.