Looking to get called back to the Majors, pitcher Caleb Hart runs into Sadie Merritt, the assistant to the mayor of the town where his team, the Catfish is based. They both have secrets and are on the hurting side of injustices.
I know it isn’t Christmas but I am catching up on Argeneau Novellas! This one features Teddy Brunswick and Katricia Argeneau who appeared in THE IMMORTAL WHO LOVED ME.
Vlad and Leila fight against their enemies and their own impulses in the third book in this series.
When the owner of a gaming hell and the daughter of an earl are thrown together what could come between them? How about the truth?
by fangswandsfairy • Book Release Event!, Book Review Fiction, Contemporary Romance/Erotica, Contemporary Romantic Suspense • Tags: amputation, Annapolis, Avon, Baltimore, betrayal, Chesapeake Bay, crime, defense contractor, foster child, group home, Hard Ink, HarperCollins, honorable discharge, Maryland, military, Special forces, Tattoo, veterans, war
Today is the release day for the third book in the Hard ink series from Laura Kaye. I signed up for the whole enchilada with this release: launch review, except and giveaways! YOU don’t want to miss it!
Two characters straight out of a Botticelli meet at an exhibition and eventually lose their inhibitions in the midst of charity work, bad poetry and dressmaking.
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction • Tags: Avon, discharge, epilepsy, Hard Ink, Hard to Hold On To, HarperCollins, interacial relationship, Jenna, Laura Kaye, Posttraumatic stress disorder, PTSD, race, rescue, Special Forces (United States Army)
One of my favorite authors, Laura Kaye, has a sexy new novella in her Hard Ink series, HARD TO HOLD ON TO. HTHOT features the story of ex-special forces soldier, Easy, and his brother-in-arms’ girlfriend’s sister, Jenna, who he rescued from a bad situation.
Laura talks about the book and some of the issues I ask her about include interracial relationships, PTSD, and her donations to a non-profit organization that assists returning veterans. Tourwide Giveaway!
Talk about Wicked Stepmothers! Declan’s is the evil step mommy to end all. So when his neglected and practically forgotten step-sister is dropped on his doorstep what’s he going to do?
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.