By Adele Ashworth
"When the enthralling Marcus Longfellow, the Earl of Renn, comes striding into omit Mary Marsh's existence, her international is decided spinning. the women of London's *ton* clamor for the lacy confections Mary creates, however the earl is looking for whatever extra from her. And he's very persuasive in his pursuit. light, quiet Mary has constantly refrained from romance, yet her robust allure to theadventurous nobleman is quick and impossible to resist. Dare she belief the speeding lord along with her secrets?
She is hiding whatever -- Marcus is bound of it -- a clue, possibly, to give an explanation for his sister's premature dying. A sensuous seduction would definitely loosen younger Mary's tongue,and the made up our minds earl is raring to oblige -- for in all his global travels, Marcus has came upon no treasure extra beautiful than she. yet is his becoming ardour for her interfering along with his look for the truth?
By Laura Lee Guhrke
"After she escapes from her domineering and risky husband, Tess Ridgeway flees to the southern coast of France the place she reveals solace and real love within the hands of reclusive painter Alexandre Dumond. Original.
By Joan Wolf
"Free rein to like …
Young girl Jane Fitzmaurice had every thing that Regency society licensed of – perfect attractiveness, ideal breeding, and a decent fortune.
But she additionally had a brain and middle of her personal that set heads shaking and tongues wagging.
Whoever heard of a well-born pass over spending extra time within the saddle than within the drawing room? How may possibly she desire the corporate of David likelihood, her good-looking horse-trainer, to that of Julian Wrexham, the main appealing nobleman in England?
Joan Wolf is a united states this present day bestselling writer, whose acclaimed Regency romances have earned her nationwide attractiveness as a grasp of the style. Her many ancient and modern romances were hugely praised by way of reviewers and authors alike. Publisher's Weekly reviewed one in all her novels as ""historical fiction at its finest."" Joan used to be born in manhattan urban yet has lived so much of her existence in Connecticut along with her husband, teenagers and various pets. An avid rider and horse proprietor, she enjoys that includes horses in her novels.
Endorsements for Joan Wolf's Writing ...
""Joan Wolf by no means fails to convey the best.""
""Joan Wolf is really really good. I've enjoyed her paintings for years.""
""As a author, she's an absolute treasure.""
""Joan Wolf writes with an absolute emotional mastery that is going immediately to the heart.""
Mary Jo Putney.
""A grasp storyteller.""
By Anne Gracie
"**No you can actually face up to the satan Riders: 4 warfare heroes looking for one strong woman.**
Harry Morant?s tricky external hides a badly scarred middle. The average son of an earl, high-born women have just one use for him?in the bedchamber. Now, after 8 years at struggle, Harry is breeding racehorses and making plans a realistic, unemotional marriage. but if he buys a brand new property, his cautious plans are threatened via an unforeseen ardour for? of all things?an earl?s daughter.
By Grace Burrowes, Miranda Neville, Carolyn Jewel, Shana Galen
"Why Do Dukes Fall in Love?
Every summer time the cream of society gathers on the Dukeries, named for the ducal estates focused in a single small nook of Nottinghamshire. whereas the entertainments contain events, balls, and a well-known boat race, the ducal hosts and their visitors locate heartbreak, love and satisfied endings.
Four heartwarming tales from 4 bestselling historic romance authors.
MAY i've got THIS DUKE? through Grace Burrowes
The hassle with Houseparties. . .
Gerard Hammersley, Duke of Hardcastle, is dragooned via an outdated buddy into attending a home social gathering, although Hardcastle refuses to fall prey to the matchmakers who appreciate such gatherings. He recruits his nephew’s prim, prickly governess, omit Ellen MacHugh, to maintain him from being compromised by way of the conniving debutantes, and gives in alternate to deflect the drunken viscounts who plague Ellen.
. . . is they needs to finish.
Ellen has the same opinion to Hardcastle’s scheme for 2 purposes. First, she’s been drawn to His Grace because the day she laid eyes on him, and understands that at the back of Hardcastle’s loss of allure lies a ferociously unswerving and devoted center. moment, she’s departing from Hardcastle’s family on the end of the home get together, and weeks safeguarding His Grace’s bachelorhood is as a lot pleasure—and as a lot torment—as she will be able to undergo ahead of she leaves him.
DUCHESS OF SCANDAL by way of Miranda Neville
Too Many Scandals
After months of marriage, the Duke of Linton agreed to stay except his spouse. Thrown jointly because of a scheduling errors, Linton reveals Althea nonetheless has the facility to make his center race. Linton turns out various from the severe, detached guy Althea married. yet although she burns for him as a lover, can she belief him to be the husband she wishes?
WAITING FOR A DUKE such as you by way of Shana Galen
There’s no such factor because the ideal hero…
Nathan Cauley, 10th Duke of Wyndover, is so good-looking girls swoon—literally swoon. His blond hair and blue eyes definitely draw cognizance on the Duke of Sedgemere’s condo get together, yet Nathan doesn’t desire a fawning younger pass over for his duchess. He stumbles upon a bedraggled girl dozing below Sedgemere’s bridge, and his protecting instincts stir. whilst he acknowledges her because the princess he fell in love with 8 years prior to, he’s made up our minds to win not just her affections yet her middle.
Or is there?
After revolutionaries bloodbath Princess Vivienne’s kin, she and the top of her safeguard flee to England. sooner than they could succeed in London to beg asylum, assassins kill the final of her defenders. Vivienne is by myself and at the run whilst the Duke of Wyndover involves her rescue. She slightly recollects assembly him years sooner than, and isn’t happy with gents who're extra beautiful than she is. Nathan is greater than a gorgeous face, even though, and while the assassins go back, he may possibly simply end up to be the duke Vivienne has been awaiting.
AN fallacious DUCHESS by way of Carolyn Jewel
The Duke of Stoke Teversault has good earned his popularity for cold calculation. certainly, lately widowed Georgina Lark has no notion he’s enjoyed her due to the fact prior to her overdue husband swept her off her toes. Stoke Teversault skill to maintain it that approach. The chilly and forbidding duke and the blithe and open Georgina couldn't be much less perfect in any capability. And but, while Georgina and her sister arrive at his domestic, his ice-bound middle may perhaps soften away.
Georgina Lark hasn't ever considered considered the Duke of Stoke Teversault as a guy able to inducing ardour in a person. He’s lengthy disapproved of her, yet she's going to be without end thankful to him for his counsel after her husband died.
By Kerrigan Byrne
"*They're rebels, scoundrels, and blackguards-dark, speeding males at the incorrect part of the legislations. yet for the ladies who love them, a touch of probability merely makes the heartbeat swifter, within the gorgeous debut historic romance The Highwayman via Kerrigan Byrne.*
Dorian Blackwell, the Blackheart of Ben extra, is a ruthless villain. Scarred and hard-hearted, Dorian is one among Victorian London's wealthiest, such a lot influential males who will cease at not anything to wreak vengeance on these who've wronged him...and will struggle to the loss of life to grab what he wishes. the beautiful, nonetheless blameless widow Farah Leigh Mackenzie isn't any exception-and quickly Dorian whisks the gorgeous lass away to his sanctuary within the wild Highlands...
But Farah isn't any one's puppet. She possesses a strong secret-one that threatens her very existence. while being held captive by means of Dorian proves to be the one option to hold Farah secure from those that might see her lifeless, Dorian makes Farah a scandalous proposition: marry him for cover in trade for utilizing her mystery to aid him special revenge on his enemies. yet what the Blackheart of Ben extra by no means can have imagined is that Farah has phrases of her personal, igniting a tempestuous wish that consumes them either. may it's that the girl he captured is the one one that can contact the black center he'd lengthy suggestion dead?
By Joan Wolf
"Was society’s reigning attractiveness in love with experience – or with England’s so much infamous adventurer?
Lord Richard Wells, Duke of Crewe, had surprised the Regency global by way of crusing off to darkest Africa. Now, 5 years later, his gorgeous daughter, Julianne, back to London with a narrative of her father’s tragic loss of life and her personal dazzling rescue through the infamous English adventurer, John Champernoun.
Little did aristocratic society suspect what particularly occurred in Africa, nor did Julianne wish the reality printed. For Julianne was resolute to depart her perilous prior a long way in the back of, and locate happiness in a supremely secure marriage to the wonderfully good-looking, filthy rich, honorable and adoring Lord William Rutherford. yet Julianne used to be approximately to benefit that she knew extra in regards to the center of the darkish continent than she did approximately her personal – while John Champernoun reentered her lifestyles to wake thoughts and needs as sharp-clawed as leopards or even extra risky.
Joan Wolf is a united states at the present time bestselling writer, whose acclaimed Regency romances have earned her nationwide reputation as a grasp of the style. Her many ancient and modern romances were hugely praised by way of reviewers and authors alike. Publisher's Weekly reviewed one in every of her novels as ""historical fiction at its finest."" Joan used to be born in big apple urban yet has lived such a lot of her lifestyles in Connecticut together with her husband, teenagers and various pets. An avid rider and horse proprietor, she enjoys that includes horses in her novels.
Endorsements for Joan Wolf''s Writing ...
Joan Wolf by no means fails to carry the simplest.
Joan Wolf is basically really good. I've enjoyed her paintings for years.
As a author, she's an absolute treasure.
Joan Wolf writes with an absolute emotional mastery that is going immediately to the guts.
Mary Jo Putney.
""A grasp storyteller.""
By Jeannie Lin
National bestselling writer Jeannie Lin’s Gunpowder Chronicles proceed as a girl left adrift by way of the autumn of a Dynasty makes an attempt to reclaim her family’s honor…
As a doctor, Jin Soling can see that the Emperor is cracking, counting on Opium to drown his problems. The Ch’ing Empire is failing, and struggle with the British is drawing close, however the guy to whom Soling was engaged has a daring inspiration to avoid wasting it.
A chief in the Ministry of Engineering, Chang-wei indicates an alliance with Japan, whose scientists declare to have technical developments which can flip the tide of the conflict. yet Japan has stored itself in isolation for the final 200 years, slicing all diplomatic ties with the Ch'ing Empire. Chang-wei needs to input the island kingdom in cover to hunt an alliance—an alliance forbidden through the japanese shogunate.
Seeking to flee the politics of the imperial court docket, Soling arranges her personal passage at the airship to Japan. yet when they land, Chang-wei and Soling turn into pursuits of the shogunate's armored assassins. stuck among empires, in a land distrustful of foreigners, the lethal conflict machines are the least in their worries…
By Linda Needham
A Reluctant Bride The king has decreed that his dependable servant, Lord Alex de Monteneau, will rule the woman Talia's lands and make certain whom the fiery maiden will wed. The groom he chooses, even though, will surely now not be himself, for the noble knight wants a miles richer citadel and a docile spouse -- now not this infuriating, iron-willed attractiveness who resists his authority at each flip. but the woman's attraction, power, and smoldering sensuality are speedily turning into a significant distraction. long ago, woman Talia has controlled to avoid wasting her humble ancestral fortress -- and her advantage -- from quite a few self-proclaimed "husbands." however the unnervingly beautiful warrior who had "rescued" her from another undesirable marriage ceremony turns out the main harmful of the lot. No guy will ever come to a decision her destiny! yet how can Talia wish to preserve her loved independence whilst she secretly, passionately longs for Alex to percentage her mattress?
By Tessa Dare
"In this lush and seductive novel, fascinating new writer Tessa Dare takes wish to brazen heights.
Ever the daring adventuress, Lucy Waltham has determined to move trying to find a husband. yet first she wishes a few objective perform. So she turns to her brother’s ally, Jeremy Trescott, the Earl of Kendall, to hone her seductive wiles on him prior to atmosphere her attractions on one other guy. yet her perform kisses spark a smoldering passion–one which may ship all her plans up in smoke.
Jeremy has an influential identify, an enormous fortune, and a painful previous filled with long-buried secrets and techniques. He retains a secure distance from his personal feelings, yet to distract Lucy from her reckless scheming, he needs to provide his passions loose rein. Their sensual conflict of wills is as maddening because it is scrumptious, however the longer he succeeds in handling the headstrong temptress, the nearer Jeremy involves wasting keep an eye on. whilst scandal breaks, can he carry himself to desert Lucy to her smash? Or will he probability his center and declare her for his personal?