Displaying items by tag: historical
Sunday, 30 September 2012 17:43
“The Lady Risks All” by Stephanie Laurens (historical, Avon, October 2012, $7.99, 496pp)
Series: While not part of a series, the hero, Neville Roscoe, appears in both “The Edge of Desire” and “The Reckless Bride.”
Monday, 17 September 2012 13:18
The Devil DeVere Series including “A Wild Night’s Bride” by Victoria Vane (historical, Breathless Press, April 2012, $0.99, 105pp), “The Virgin Huntress” by Victoria Vane (historical, Breathless Press, June 2012, $3.49, 99pp), “The Devil You Know” by Victoria Vane (historical, Breathless Press, July 2012, $4.99, 127pp) and “The Devil’s Match” by Victoria Vane (historical, Breathless Press, August 2012, $3.49, 132pp)
Saturday, 15 September 2012 09:37
“Sins of a Virgin” by Anna Randol (historical, Avon, September 2012, $7.99, 384pp)
Nicole gives this one a rating 4 stars
Handsome and disciplined, Gabriel Huntford knows his time is best spent hunting down criminals from the darkest corners of London. As a Bow Street Runner investigating his sister's death, he has no desire to join London's strutting peacocks in this competition when there are more important tasks at hand.
Sunday, 02 September 2012 07:14
Little Mischief, by Amelia Grey (historical, Sourcebooks, August 2012, reissue, $7.99, 320pp)
Just as Miss Isabella Winslowe is finally achieving comfortable respectability, the fascinating and decidedly unrespectable Earl of Colebrooke inconveniently appears...
When a gentleman is so determined to flirt...
The darkly handsome Daniel Colebrooke is intrigued and alarmed when an alluring young lady arrives at his door in need of assistance. In a moment of impetuosity, Daniel decides he must keep a close watch on Isabella, and what better way than to strike up a not–so–innocent flirtation...
Saturday, 01 September 2012 19:32
“A Study in Seduction” by Nina Rowan (historical, Grand Central, August 2012, $5.99, 400pp)
Wednesday, 29 August 2012 18:03
“A Lady by Midnight” by Tessa Dare (historical, Avon, September 2012, $7.99, 384pp)
Series: Book 3 in the Spindle Cove Series
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