From the cover it looks like it's going to be light hearted and even a little overpoweringly mushy. One of a handful of romances I picked up recently. Her involvement with an American Indian boy encourages her to take over the cause of cleaning up the crime in her neighborhood. Customer service is our top priority!. By night he lives in the shadows, acting with reckless bravery to make the streets safer for kids. And her gallant, jewel-eyed phantom. Angela Prescott has pulled up stakes and moved halfway across the country, seeking refuge from a man who has made her life a nightmare.
I also thought the battles being waged to keep an inner city neighborhood free from the criminal element rang true as well. Jesse Brown Wolf's past has driven him underground in many ways. In her previous life, Angela was a talented teacher who loved her job and cared very much about her students, but she fell into a relationship with an abusive man who held a position of power that made it nearly impossible to get free of him. Both our main characters have very dark, tragic backgrounds which makes you root for them all the more and adds a level of depth to the romantic plot line. About the Book In a spellbinding novel of depth and sensitivity, award-winning author Kathleen Eagle masterfully weaves the richness of Native American folklore into a contemporary story of hope, courage, and the power of love to lift the human spirit. Street-smart Tommy T knows how to keep secrets.
The cover of this book does nothing to explain what the book is actually about. The main characters were enjoyable. I really liked Jesse, and I think the only thing that might have made him a little better for me is if his past had been revealed a bit sooner and the steps he took to reintegrates the two sides of himself had been explored rather than being something he did off-page. It took me weeks to finish this book because for the first 40% I kept getting bored and putting it aside. Jesse is an ex-cop who lived through a major tragedy in his life that fractured his spirit. I also like the way Kathleen Eagle makes me fall in love with a guy who lives in a cave.
About this Item: Avon Books, 1997. The Eagles have three children and three grandchildren. About this Item: Avon Books, 1997. The school environment left me wondering why people always want to change others to their ways instead of us learn I really loved this book. I enjoyed seeing Angela grow throughout the book, getting stronger and more sure of herself, and becoming a part of the community. He's told no one of the mysterious recluse living in an underground hideaway, whose face he's never seen. I'm sure some found it a bit incredulous, but I loved that those neighbors, children as well as adults, could band together for their neighborhood and have a hero in one of their own, both as a mythical figure and then as an officer they can trust.
Jesse Brown Wolf's past has driven him underground in many ways. Three very different people--Angela Prescott, fleeing a painful past; Tommy T. He wasn't sure what was keeping him alive. Now, as to what makes the book special -- for me, it is, as usual, the characters. He's told no one of the mysterious recluse living in an underground hideaway, whose face he's never seen. When Tommy helps rescue Angela, the stranger takes him to the cave where he lives, swearing Tommy to secrecy.
There, Angela learns more about Dark Dog's past and decides what she wants for their future. I chose The Night Remembers to reintroduce myself to this author, because the cover blurb hints at a superhero theme, and I absolutely love superheroes. By night he lives in the shadows, acting with reckless bravery to make the streets safer for kids. Angela instinctively trusted him heart and soul--but would the promises of the night still ring true when mornig came? That's not to say I don't enjoy a good love story, but I don't read the romance genre, mostly because of crappy writing and smutty material. By day, he is a handsome repairman who fixes the plumbing in Angela's rooms.
He was the much needed comedy relief and supplied a much needed balance to the otherwise dark story. Since then she has published more than 40 books, including historical and contemporary, series and single title, earning her nearly every award in the industry. I'm a succor for great characters, and that's what I loved about this book. And to Angela, a woman escaping an abusive ex, he's the jewel-eyed phantom who cared for her after she was robbed and beaten, and who visits her nightly in her strangely vivid dreams. Returning home late from work one night, Angela inadvertently walks into the middle of a dogfight being staged by local gang members, who are so inflamed by the gore that they attack her. Great book with some morals to the story thrown in as each character searches their soul for who they truly are. Since then she has published more than forty books, including historical and contemporary, series and single title, earning her nearly every award in the industry.
About this Item: HarperCollins Publishers. His father is gone and his mother has disappeared, presumed to have gone back to the reservation, leaving Tommy and his older brother, Stoner, to their own devices. Most of what we learn about them is through their interactions with others. And speaking of growing up, an adult Tommy becomes the hero of the second book of the Night series, Night Falls Like Silk. I didn't really expect a lot. Are there any other fairytales this book brings to mind? The Night Remembers is about finding heroes in unexpected places - in a neighborhood school, in a rundown apartment house, even in a dark hole of a riverbank.
Her only friends are her little dog, Stevie, and Tommy T, the streetwise young boy who helped her find her job. The Night Remembers is about finding heroes in unexpected places - in a neighborhood school, in a rundown apartment house, even in a dark hole of a riverbank. A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Very good book set in the middle of a drug infested slum. He lived in the shadows of a secret hideaway, often visiting her at night. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!.