Displaying items by tag: historical
Monday, 27 August 2012 18:43
“The Ugly Duchess” by Eloisa James (historical, Avon, September 2012, $7.99, 384pp)
Series: This is the fourth book in the Fairy Tale series.
Theodora Saxby is the last woman anyone expects the gorgeous James Ryburn, heir to the Duchy of Ashbrook, to marry. But after a romantic proposal before the prince himself, even practical Theo finds herself convinced of her soon-to-be duke's passion.
Wednesday, 22 August 2012 20:01
“Lessons from a Scandalous Bride” by Sophie Jordan (historical, Avon, August 2012, $7.99, 384pp)
Series: Book 2 in the Forgotten Princesses series
No one knows this better than Miss Cleopatra Hadley, who went from poverty to plenty when she discovered one of England's richest men was her true father who wanted her to share his wealth . . . if she married into the upper echelons of Society. A high price to pay for someone whose mother taught her just how dangerous a marriage could be.
Monday, 20 August 2012 12:37
“Pleasures of a Tempted Lady” by Jennifer Haymore (historical, Grand Central, August 2012, $7.99, 448pp)
Series: Book 3 of the Donovan Sisters series
Captain William Langley knows the ocean well, but nothing could prepare him for what he discovers adrift on the cold Irish Sea. The tiny boat carries two passengers: a child—and Meg Donovan, Will’s long-lost love. Meg’s disappearance at sea eight years ago was a devastating blow. Now she’s back, as beautiful as ever, and with secrets as deep as Will’s own . . .
Sunday, 12 August 2012 13:39
“How to Romance a Rake” by Manda Collins (historical, St. Martins, August 2012, $7.99, 336pp)
Series: Book 2 in the Ugly Duckling Series
Tuesday, 07 August 2012 20:42
“A Lady Never Lies” by Juliana Gray (historical, Berkley, August 2012, $7.99, 320pp)
Series: Book 1 in Affairs by Moonlight
Sunday, 05 August 2012 19:50
“Return of the Viscount” by Gayle Callen (historical, Avon, August 2012, $7.99, 384pp)
Nicole gives this book a rating of 2 stars
Desperation drove Cecilia Mallory to seek a union with a stranger—one who would wed her sight unseen and grant her full access to her inheritance with no expectations whatsoever. She anticipated, perhaps, an older, undesirable, equally desperate husband—never the young, vibrant, and devastatingly attractive man who answered her call. What could such a man really be after?
Friday, 03 August 2012 08:30
“When You Wish Upon a Duke” by Isabella Bradford (historical, Ballantine, August 2012, $7.99, 320pp)
Reviewer Nicole gives this book 4 stars
Series: Book 1 in the Wylder Sisters series
Thursday, 02 August 2012 13:33
“All Afternoon with a Scandalous Marquess” by Alexandra Hawkins (historical, St. Martins, August 2013, $7.99, 320pp)
Series: Book 5 in the Lords of Vice
Simon Jefferes, the Marquess of Sainthill, has done the unthinkable—he’s fallen in love. The so-called “Saint” has spent his life gambling, dallying with women, and satisfying his every whim. And he fully intended to continue his wicked ways, until he met the mysterious, exotic, and irresistible Madame Venna—the one woman he can’t have…and the only one he’s ever wanted for more than an evening.
Thursday, 26 July 2012 13:46
“Thief of Shadows” by Elizabeth Hoyt (historical, Grand Central, July 2012, $7.99, 370pp)
Series: Book 4 of Maiden Lane Series
Tuesday, 03 July 2012 18:57
“Ravishing the Heiress” by Sherry Thomas (historical, Berkley, July 2012, $7.99, 304pp)
Series: The Fitzhugh Trilogy