Displaying items by tag: historical
Friday, 27 April 2012 19:14
“Lyon’s Bride” by Cathy Maxwell (historical, Avon, May 2012, $7.99, 384pp)
Series: The Chattan Curse
They call him Lord Lyon, proud, determined— and cursed. He is in need of a bride, but if he falls in love, he dies. His fervent hope is that by marrying— and having a son—without love, perhaps he can break the curse's chains forever.
Enter beautiful Thea Martin—a duke's headstrong, errant daughter and society's most brilliant matchmaker. Years ago, she and Lyon were inseparable, until he disappeared from her life without a word. Now she is charged with finding Lyon's bride—a woman he cannot love for a man Thea could love too well.
Wednesday, 25 April 2012 12:30
“An Heir of Deception” by Beverley Kendall (historical, self-published, April 2012, $4.99)
Series: The Elusive Lords
Saturday, 21 April 2012 19:40
“A Lady’s Revenge” by Tracey Devlyn (historical, Sourcebooks, April 2012, $6.99, 448pp)
British agent Cora deBeau has spent the last three years seducing secrets from the most hardened of French spies while searching for her parents’ killer. When her latest assignment goes awry, she suffers at the hands of her French captor until Guy Trevelyan, the Earl of Helsford and master cryptographer, saves her during a daring rescue. Scarred and wary of men, Cora shies away from the one man who could heal her savaged heart.
After rescuing Cora from a French dungeon, Guy discovers it was one of his deciphered messages that led to her captivity. Guy strives to earn her forgiveness while outwitting their enemy. But will he find the scars on her wounded soul run too deep?
Wednesday, 04 April 2012 17:22
“A Scandalous Countess” by Jo Beverley (historical, Signet, February 2012, $7.99, 432pp)
Georgia Maybury is determined to regain her position in the beau monde, but a scarred ex-naval officer threatens her plans...
Monday, 02 April 2012 13:43
“A Week to Be Wicked” by Tessa Dare (historical, Avon, April 2012, $7.99, 354pp)
Series: Spindle Cove
Sunday, 01 April 2012 19:50
“Master of Sin” by Maggie Robinson (historical, Kensington, April 2012, $14.00, 305pp)
Series: The Courtesan Court
Saturday, 31 March 2012 11:10
“The Duke’s Perfect Wife” by Jennifer Ashley (historical, Berkley, April 2012, $7.99, 320pp)
Series: Mackenzie brothers
Wednesday, 28 March 2012 14:19
“How to Ravish a Rake” by Vicky Dreiling (historical, Grand Central, April 2012, $7.99, 400pp)
Amy Hardwick has one last Season to shake off her wallflower image and make a love match. If she can’t, she’ll set aside her dreams of romance and return home to a suitor who can provide security—if little else. What she doesn’t count on is the inappropriate—and irresistible—attention lavished on her in a darkened library by rake extraordinaire Will “The Devil” Darcett . . .
When Will is caught in a tryst with the ton’s shyest miss, he knows he must offer for her hand. Yet Amy is not the shrinking violet she seems to be. Passion lies beneath her prim exterior and Will is eager to release it. But winning Amy isn’t simply a matter of seduction; first, Will must convince her that he’s mended his wicked ways . . .
Tuesday, 27 March 2012 19:08
“The Seduction of Lady X” by Julia London (historical, Pocket, March 2012, $7.99, 400pp)
Series: Secrets of Hadley Green
Thursday, 22 March 2012 19:59
“Confessions from an Arranged Marriage” by Miranda Neville (historical, Avon, April 2012, $7.99, 384)
Series: The Burgundy Club