A Love Beyond Time by Judie Aitken – book cover, description, publication history . When anthropologist Ryan Burke joins a dig at the site of Little Big Horn, she realizes that not everyone is excited about the opportunity. Renowned Indian affairs. A Love Beyond Time By Judie Aitken – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.
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He feels an immediate connection and attraction to Ryan, despite his dislike of white people.
Since they did not even meet until about one third of the way into the book, the romance aspect relied heavily on a love-at-first-sight scenario which is not exactly my favorite way of bringing a hero and heroine aitoen. Mar 24, Vana rated it did not like it Shelves: I remember the present-day Hero having some prejudice against whites initially, but which are resolved before the end of the book.
Wolf was also bbeyond kind, gentle and protective of Ryan, and a strong leader among his people, all things that I liked about him. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I likewise enjoy mysteries and this book had one surrounding the theft of the Indian artifacts.
I liked Charley’s younger grandson, Buddy, too, as it happens. Newer Post Older Post Home. Although the story began with Dillon aka Wolf in the past being fairly angry and prejudiced against whites, I appreciated his willingness to change and accept that not all whites were bad.
Read more Read less. Ryan also knows that the Battle of jidie Little Big Horn is just days away, and as she agonizes over whether to try to alter history, she also wonders if Charley will take her back to her own time once the trap is set.
The only problem I had with this novel is the all too short rounding-up in the end. While I appreciate the idea of time travel in general, I tend to favor the straightforward type in which a character physically makes the time jump in the way that Ryan did. Overall, I thought that A Love Beyond Time was a very intelligent and well-researched book that was an impressive first effort from Ms.
Loved the two main characters – the hero, Sunkmanitu Ceye a Pelo, Calls to the Wolf, both past and present personas, and the heroine, Dr.
Aitken after this one. I am a sucker for romantic time-travel books. I likewise enjoy mysteries and this book had one surrounding the theft of the Indian artifacts. There’s even mystery and crime-solving! She starts working in Montana at the site of the Battle of Little Big Horn to help preserve artifacts for the Native American tribes and finds that her boss may be stealing artifacts from the site to sell to private collectors. Jove January 1, Language: I was immersed in the Native American culture, I lived their lives, I saw their language, could almost hear their voices, feel their pain and happiness.
The Hero- okay okay, I get the romanticizing of the Native American culture is so yesterday its almost wince-worthy- heck even the author acknowledged that thru the heroes inner thoughts-but she seemed to know her stuff.
This is truly a keeper – a wonderful story. This book was a well written time travel romance with a twist.
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I mean, who wouldn’t prefer a manly warrior or a cultured ‘Don Juan’ to these brainless twits in their ‘YOLO’ shirts, and pants hanging half-off their hips, and wearing so much ‘bling’ it’s almost blinding? I really enjoyed this story, the details of Native American life both in the present and the past felt very authentic. Melanie rated it it was amazing Feb 06, Ryan had already been having unusual dreams of a wolf, but while sleeping in the tipi the wolf of her dreams turns into a man, a handsome Lakota warrior, who beckons her to come with him.
I almost put it down a couple of times. She meets an old man, Charlie Crying Wolf, who talks cryptically to her about how it would be nice if someone could go back in time and plant evidence to expose the thieves.
A Love Beyond Time
The villain twist at the end was well done and I never saw it coming. That’s why I prefer to escape reality with my books. It may be out of print, but it’s worth looking for. Additionally, there were many other parts of the story which I found appealing. Carol rated it liked it Jan 04, So, that’s all you need to know: Mar 04, Zeek rated it really liked it Shelves: I would love to read what you have to say. The love story is magical and sensual and made my romantic heart heave a dreamy sigh.
A forbidden pleasure you’ll want to savor slowly, but quickly, and without pause. Share your thoughts with other customers. I loved the characters- aitkeh with Ryan being more of a starry eyed innocent while in the past, then the strong capable woman she was in our time. Airken almost put it down a couple of times. One day he is sitting in traffic when his car is hit from behind, throwing him into a coma from his head wound. I would have liked there to be a little more substance in the aftermath; give the reader a view of how the new relationship was going to work from the old.
The story of Dillon Wolf a.
A Love Beyond Time was Judie Aitken’s first romance novel, and in my opinion, it was a very worthy debut.
Maybe because new authors are not so jaded as to rush through their stories in order to meet a deadline.
The author did a wonderful job in creating the characters and making your feel so much a part of what was going on.