What happened to Lydia after Pride and Prejudice? A whole lot, it seems!
A bespectacled, geeky woman meets her match when she tries to learn about sex before her wedding to another man.
A young rake is trying to win a bet by garnering the affection of a beautiful window. What could possibly go wrong?
A French aristocrat, escaping from the terror of the revolution, seeks vengeance upon the man she believes doomed her family, including two young sisters, to the guillotine.
Two of Loretta Chase’s best loved short stories are present and set 19th century societal niceties on their ears!!
A young woman with a neglectful fiancé is offered new opportunities by an uncle’s bequest. The fiancé’s brother is determined to prevent the defection of her affection.
An heiress falls for a scoundrel who may be after her fortune, or, perhaps he is just looking for a less empty life!
Miranda Neville’s WILD QUARTET is coming out in audio from Tantor and this is the first one!
Three Sisters, a shipwreck, gypsies, a vicar, a promise, mistaken identity, a hoarder, and a gypsy fortune teller all figure into this complex story about love, justice and bias.
by fangswandsfairy • A Month of Giving Thanks, Book Review Fiction, Historical Romance • Tags: Duchess, heir, Intermix, Jennifer Ashley, London, MacKenzies and McBrides, Penguin, soldier, steamy, Victorian, widow
A drunk soldier on leave literally falls into the young Dowager Duchess’s bosom. The early paparazzi go crazy over the scandal in this MacKenzies & McBrides series novella.
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction, Historical Romance • Tags: Ballantine, British India, Georgian Period, gossip, Historic Romance, honesty, illegitimacy, Memsahib, Penguin Random House, Random House, scandal, the Raj, Ton
A young Lady with a secret she has maintained through strict discipline finds that past threatened when she falls in love with the second son of a well-connected duke.
A wall-flower nearly on the shelf is compromised and must marry the man. She is not adverse to it, but knows there’s something not quite right with his rapid courtship. What’s his big post-Regency secret? Wife in the attic, murderous rages, terrible debt, wears his late mother’s frocks?
by fangswandsfairy • 2015 Reading Challenges, historic elements, Historical Romance, Time Travel • Tags: American Revolution, clans, Colonial America, Continental Congress, family, fear, Fiction, Fidelity, Freedom, Historical Fiction, Jamie Fraser, Outlander, Time Travel
Continuing into the start of the American Revolution Jamie and Claire have to determine whether and when to declare themselves on the side of the revolution.
A returning soldier’s brush with death makes him realize life is too precious to marry the woman his parents wanted him too, but for whom he doesn’t have feelings. Will he realize the woman who wrote him daily is the one for him?