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I finished the book because I didn't have anything else in my house to read; a sad commentary.
If you like historical fiction and learning about new places and times, this book is definitely worth the read.
The plot though was the biggest disappointment because of the way it was written like a summary of a novel.
A terrific book about a subject in a place and time I've never read about before--it got my imagination going. I bought this copy for my daughter.Published 21 days ago by Johanna D
Was not quite sure at first--but it offered some insight into the lives of my ancestorsPublished 1 month ago by Joseph T. Forgue
Mankind has been kicking around on this planet for so long that the past is overflowing with fascinating people whose lives have been lost to history, or marginalized by it. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Paul Carrier
We listened to this book while driving to Quebec. It really gave us a sense of the history of early settlement. The narrator was very good, too.Published 9 months ago by D. Bissonnette
What a shame that the author didn't develop her topic and main character more fully. This book could have been a masterpiece but missed the mark. Read morePublished 10 months ago by DH
This was a bookclub selection. It is a historical novel which provided a background to the settling of French Canada and the Catholic lace making industry that exploited poor... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Frances Eddy
It's no secret that I love historical fiction and Canadian fiction, so when I was asked if I wanted to review The Bride of New France I jumped. I moved to Canada from the U.S. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Teddy
I just finished reading Bride of New France. The story recounts the life of French orphan, Laure, during the 17th century. The book develops her character exquisitely. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Christa Robbins
I liked Bride of New France because I learned a little more history about the French people in Canada and the circumstances that brought the women to this continent.Published 12 months ago by L. Whirlwind Soldier