The youngest Madison sister has just about given up on Robert Langley, the man she’s loved since she was a girl, and is in London looking for a husband. She finds a lot of trouble and Robert comes to her rescue but declares himself uninterested because of a supposed family curse!
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction • Tags: Avon, blackmail, Evil Twin, Extortion, Gretna Green, HarperCollins, HUSBAND HUNT, London, Lynsay Sands, Madison Sisters, murder, Renewing Vows, THE HEIRESS
This classic evil twin story is the first in a series about three sister heiresses. But does each sister need her own book?
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction, Historical Romance • Tags: arranged marriage, Avon, Candover, Duke, George IV of the United Kingdom, HarperCollins, heirs, Marriage, Prince Regent, Prinny, Regency Romance, Royal Entourage, Sophia Nash
The Prince of Wales needs his entourage to get married to quell disquiet amongst his subjects over their unruly and extravagant behavior. Prinny knows best, right? Which Duke should marry which lady? Only Prinny knows.
by fangswandsfairy • Book Release Event!, Interview & Giveaway • Tags: Avon, dukes, Equal Pay, Espionage, Gambling, Giveaway, HarperCollins, infidelity, Interview, Miranda Neville, Oscar Wilde, Regency, Spitalfields, Wild Quartet, Wilde Quartet, women's rights
Miranda Neville’s here and we’re chatting and having espressotinis. With a giveaway!
by fangswandsfairy • 2014 Historical Romance Reading Challenge, Book Review Fiction, Historical Romance • Tags: Avon, Brides of Redemption, Chaperone, Duke, Gayle Callen, guilt, HarperCollins, India, London, Protector, Raj, Third Son, Victorian Period, women's rights
As the third son, Adam Chamberlin never thought he would inherit his father’s title but he did. Faith never thought she would find a better lot in life and had accepted her own. His feelings of guilt bring them together but will his arrogance keep them apart?
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction, Contemporary Romance/Erotica • Tags: Avon, Bake Shop, Book Club, Britain, British, Cafe, Cake, coffee, erotica, Geeks, Girls, HarperCollins, Jilly Cooper, Marriage, Naughty, new love, pensioner, sweet, tea
A group of women, and a male student, get together to read erotic books and discuss them. Each person changes in ways they would not have expected. Very British but universal.
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction, Historical Romance • Tags: Africa, Avon, crimes against women, England, exploration, HarperCollins, Laura Lee Guhrke, London, missionaries, Savoy Hotel, science, Scientific method, Victorian era
Suffering from trauma and subsequent ruination Edie goes to England to find a husband, hoping to find one who will look past her ruin to her deep purse. And, she needs to find a man who will make no demands on her as a wife. Stuart needs a wife who can solve all his financial problems and who won’t mind him spending most of his time exploring Africa. When he is forced to return home and wants a real marriage can the marriage of convenience become a love match?
by fangswandsfairy • 2014 Historical Romance Reading Challenge, Book Review Fiction, Historical Romance • Tags: aristocracy, Avon, collaboration, Count, Duke, Earl, eligible, HarperCollins, Horses, house party, Lady, Lord, Marriage, matchmaker, officer, Regency, Season, the ton
I just love the Regency house party. Where house parties set in the Edwardian period are almost always murder mysteries, the Regency house party novel is a frothy chance for mischief and matchmaking.
by fangswandsfairy • Feature, Sunday Post Meme • Tags: Avon, Debbie Herbert, erotica, Grand Central, Historical romance, History, Jessica Clare, Jill Shalvis, Lorraine Heath, Madeline Hunter, Penguin, Regency, Romance, Tammy movies
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Every girl wonders whether the boy who wants her first kiss REALLY loves her. When her entire life, her chance for love depends on judging whether it’s true or if he loves her Pounds Sterling, Grace needs a little more than pretty words and bouquets.
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction, Historical Romance • Tags: Avon, Britain, dowry, gentleman, HarperCollins, JANE EYRE, mental illness, merchant, Napoleon, nobility, nouveau riche, Sebastian, Sebastian Vane, Spain, war wounds
A wounded veteran, nearly bankrupt and with the specter of scandal hanging about, meets his beautiful, independent neighbor. Romance and an ancient folly on the property make a heck of a romance!
When her father loses all their money Suzette decides to sacrifice herself on the altar of marriage but all is, as usual, not as it seems and hijinks ensue.
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction, Historical Romance • Tags: Avon, debutantes, Eloisa, Eloisa James, factories, HarperCollins, India, industrial revolution, Marriage, rubberbands, seasons, Thorn, wards
Having made a fortune, Thorn Dautry, the powerful bastard son of a duke, decides that he needs a wife. But to marry a lady, Thorn must acquire a gleaming, civilized façade, the specialty of Lady Xenobia India.
Destitute gentlewoman inherits a castle but the current resident doesn’t recall having sold it. Throw in a series of stories and devoted fans and you get a castle full of catastrophe!
Five dishonored soldiers.
Former Special Forces.
One last mission.
These are the men of Hard Ink.
I am unabashed in my love of Laura’s writing. Her sincerity makes each line ring true. And, I’m thrilled to share my thoughts on this exciting new book in her HARD INK series on it’s release day with a note and excerpt from Laura.