Posts in category: Historical Romance
By Anthea Lawson
"**And Then He Kissed Her**
Far from domestic and her noble kinfolk, pass over Caroline Huntington has been injured in a fall from her horse. known as to her facet, Alex Trentham understands he needs to support her, notwithstanding he has now not practiced as a doctor for a protracted whereas. simply to see so wonderful a lady in a country of undress is a troublesome attempt of his self-discipline. Caroline is all that's hot and female, attractive and natural. courageous to a fault, she doesn't draw back lower than his arms, and shortly she is at the mend. to conceal his emotions turns into most unlikely and Alex can't. Her radiant innocence is risky to a cosmopolitan guy. . .and she turns out achingly wanting to adventure all of the excitement he might express her. . .
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**Praise for Anthea Lawson's Passionate**
""Intriguing. Surrounded via unique good looks and chance. . .desire blossoms."" --*Romantic instances *
By Sarah Bower
In the vein of Sarah Dunant's ny Times bestseller, Blood and Beauty, Sarah Bower finds the burning middle of the Borgia family.
A infamous Duke
An notorious Duchess
An blameless Girl
Violante is not purported to be the following, in a single of the grandest courts of Renaissance Italy. She isn't really purported to be a lady-in-waiting to the attractive Lucrezia Borgia. however the comparable secretive politics that driven Lucrezia's father to the Vatican have landed Violante deep in a lavish panorama of ardour and ambition.
Violante discovers a Lucrezia unknown to those that see just a scheming harlot, and the entire whispers approximately her brother, Cesare Borgia, by no means published the soul of the guy who dances shut with Violante.
But those that input the home of Borgia are by no means rather a similar once they leave-if they depart in any respect. Violante's position in historical past will attempt her middle and depart her the parent of harmful secrets and techniques she needs to hold to the grave.
What Readers Are Saying
"Glittering, lovely, compelling, and stunning."
"A richly enjoyable historic novel. It merits prizes."
By Grace Burrowes
A manhattan Times and USA Today Bestseller!
An earl who cannot be bribed...
Gayle Windham, earl of Westhaven, is the 1st valid son and inheritor to the duke of Moreland. to flee his father's inexorable strain to marry, he makes a decision to spend the summer time at his townhouse in London, the place he reveals himself intrigued through the secretive methods of his attractive housekeeper...
A girl who cannot be protected...
Anna Seaton is a gorgeous, proficient, informed girl, that is why it's so complicated to Gayle Windham that she works as his housekeeper.
As the 2 draw nearer and start to lose their hearts to one another, Anna's secrets and techniques threaten to carry the earl's orderly lifestyles crashing down-and he does not understand how he will safeguard her from the fallout...
The inheritor (Book 1)
The Soldier (Book 2)
The Virtuoso (Book 3)
Lady Sophie's Christmas want (Book 4)
girl Maggie's mystery Scandal (Book 5)
Lady Louisa's Christmas Knight (Book 6)
girl Eve's Indiscretion (Book 7)
Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait (Book 8)
"A luminous and sleek erotic Regency...a alluring love tale that may have readers eagerly waiting for the deliberate sequels."―Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"Burrowes' impressive debut is a witty, sensual, Regency romance that includes complicated characters who ring to to the period of time, leaving readers announcing huzzah!" - Booklist (starred evaluation)
"A incredible debut brimming with ardour, romance, and wit." -Sophia Nash, RITA ward-winning writer of Secrets of a Scandalous Bride
In the hot finale of Anna Randol's wickedly tempting Trio sequence, the Wraith takes on a venture - and a princess - he will always remember . . .
Ian Maddox, aka the Wraith, is worked up to depart his existence as a secret agent - once he discovers who is been attempting to kill his neighbors. All clues lead him to the bed room of an exiled princess. but Princess Juliana is not the simpering royal he expects, and this impossible to resist good looks concurs to offer him the knowledge he seeks . . . for a price.
Princess Juliana hasn't ever cowered - now not whilst she fled her burning citadel in the course of a uprising - so she will not tremble sooner than the darkly charismatic guy who appears to be like in her bedchamber and holds a knife to her throat. in its place, she deals with the notorious secret agent to aid her retrieve delicate records and fix her nation. yet Juliana quick unearths that Ian is not any humble servant, and she or he by no means imagines that classes in thievery will bring about education in seduction.
By Eloisa James
The Duchess of Cosway yearns for a guy she hasn't ever met . . . her husband.
Married by means of proxy as a toddler, girl Isidore has spent years heading off lecherous males in each ecu courtroom whereas ready to satisfy her husband. She's decided to just accept him, irrespective of how unattractive the duke seems to be. while she ultimately lures Simeon Jermyn again to London, his darkish handsomeness places Isidore's worst fears to rest—until catastrophe strikes.
The duke calls for an annulment.
Forsaking his adventuresome previous, Simeon has again to London able to embody the lifetime of a formal duke, merely to discover that his intended spouse is simply too ravishing, too headstrong, and too sensual to be the docile duchess he has in brain. yet Isidore won't quit her declare to the title—or him—without a fight.
She will do no matter what it takes to seize Simeon's center, whether it ability sacrificing her advantage. in the end, a consummated marriage can't be annulled.
Yet in forcing Simeon right into a scrumptious hand over, will Isidore danger not just her dignity—but her center?
By Johanna Lindsey
"**A Pirate's Love**
Sailing westward towards the Caribbean solar, younger Bettina Verlaine obediently units out to satisfy the promise made through her fatherbut no longer via her middle a prearranged marriage destined to not be...once the infamous Captain Tristan's pirate send seems at the horizon.
Abducted via the daring and good-looking brigand, the pale-haired attractiveness surrenders her innocence within the hot caress of the tropical winds detesting her virile captor for enslaving her. . .yet loving him for the passionate spell he casts over fragile, craving heart.
By Sherry Thomas
Millicent knows the phrases of her prepared marriage all too good. She will get to be a Countess via marrying an impoverished Earl. And in go back, the Earl Fitzhugh gets the advantage of her significant wealth, saving his kin from financial disaster. as a result of her adolescence, they've got agreed to attend 8 years earlier than consummating the marriage--and then, in simple terms to beget an inheritor. and then, they're going to lead separate lives.
It is a best association. aside from one little factor. by some means Millie has fallen madly in love together with her husband. Her husband, who has turn into her best possible good friend, yet not anything more...Her husband, who plans to reunite along with his formative years sweetheart, the attractive and newly widowed Isabella, once he has commemorated the pact together with his wife...
As the hour they honestly develop into husband-and-wife attracts close to, either Millie and Fitzhugh needs to face the reality of their hearts. Has their pact bred just a nice friendship--or has it, with no both of them really noticing, given upward push to a nice love?
By Celeste Bradley
From bestselling writer Celeste Bradley comes With This Ring, a pleasant story in regards to the lengths one lady will visit marry-at all costs...
THE ideas OF ENGAGEMENT
Elektra Worthington is the beautiful center daughter of the eccentric, impoverished Worthington family members. Her attractiveness capacity not anything to her other than as her forex to come the Worthington identify to its former glory of prestige, riches, and dominance within the ballrooms of Regency England. To this finish, she is going to cease at nothing-even if she needs to kidnap a wealthy lord within the approach. If this fortunate gentleman is simply strolling back from an extended absence and understands not anything of the Worthington recognition, good, a woman is not going to glance a present lord within the mouth...right?
THE cost OF PASSION
Lord Aaron Arbogast, returning to England after a decade-old scandal-of which he was once no longer really responsible, yet in its place took the blame out of loyalty to a very good friend-is the final of his line. he'll sometime develop into the Earl of Arbodean and inherit the estate...if, that's, he can turn out to his in poor health grandfather that he's a reformed guy. Falling for a girl like omit Worthington may possibly rate him every little thing. yet his hope for her? Priceless...
"Bradley is at her top. The humorous, fascinating romance, with its hugely sensual part, is a definite winner."-RT booklet reports (Top Pick!) on after which Comes Marriage
By Candice Hern
Buyers who benefit from the conventional Regency Romances of Georgette Heyer, Barbara Metzger, and Carla Kelly will take pleasure in this witty Regency romp through ny instances bestselling writer Candice Hern. sisters at the fringe of poverty have an opportunity to satisfy filthy rich, titled, single gents once they are all at once invited to a month-long condo get together at a recognized kingdom property owned by way of the Duke of Carlisle. Disguising their impoverished scenario as most sensible they could, the sisters release themselves into a few critical husband looking. however the plans disintegrate whilst the attractive, bubble-headed Susannah falls for the main mistaken of suitors. Level-headed Catherine needs to retailer the kin from wreck by way of securing a extra lucky fit. although courted by means of a prosperous earl, she reveals herself falling for the good-looking property gardener and confronted with the alternative of marrying for cash and protection, or following her middle.
Set at a grand kingdom condominium and gardens comparable to Chatsworth, this candy love tale will sweep the reader away right into a global of early nineteenth century wealth and aristocratic privilege, and just a little of folly within the amazing gardens.
"A craftsman of impeccable beauty, Ms. Hern faucets brilliantly into the hopes and fears of the human middle as she weaves an unforgettable love tale from our private fantasies." – Romantic instances
"A deeply relocating and emotionally charged novel." – a bit Romance
"Both funny and bittersweet – an outstanding read." -- Rendezvous
By Julia Quinn
2 March 1810 . . . this day, I fell in love.
on the age of ten, Miranda Cheever confirmed no symptoms of serious attractiveness. or even at ten, Miranda discovered to simply accept the expectancies society held for her—until the afternoon whilst Nigel Bevelstoke, the good-looking and rushing Viscount Turner, solemnly kissed her hand and promised her that sooner or later she may develop into herself, that sooner or later she will be as attractive as she already used to be shrewdpermanent. or even at ten, Miranda knew she would like him eternally.
however the years that have been as merciless to Turner as they have been variety to Miranda. She is as fascinating because the viscount boldly estimated on that memorable day—while he's a lonely, sour guy, beaten by means of a devastating loss. yet Miranda hasn't ever forgotten the reality she set down on paper all these years earlier—and she is going to no longer permit the affection that's her future to slide calmly via her arms . . .