Gwyneth and the Thief Book Summary and Study Guide

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Gwyneth is just fifteen years old, but since her mother and brother are dead and her father is ill, she runs Haverleigh, their estate in England in 1202. Her despicable neighbor, Baron DeVilliers, wants to marry Gwyneth. To escape this fate, she blackmails a young thief named Gavin that she found in the woods into training the men of Haverleigh as soldiers. Neither Gavin nor Gwyneth expects that their arrangement will turn into love.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   1600 to 1899 Forbidden/mismatched love?    -   Yes How mismatched?    -   poor loving rich Who is...    -   physically ill

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   thief/con artist Age/status:    -   a teen

Main Female Character

   -   a teen Profession/status:    -   homemaker Unusual characteristics:    -   Very shy


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Misc setting    -   castle

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment What % of story is romance related?    -   70% Focus of story    -   equally on him and her How much dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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