Imogen is simply alive — surviving, but not really living. She doubts she’ll ever live fully or love again. Then Percy, the heir to her late husband’s title, decides to check out his estate in Cornwall where she lives in the dower house.
A duke with a curse hanging over his head must fulfill one aspect of the curse and avoid another aspect until he finds love or he will die before his child is born.
An English murder mystery set in the Regency on a post Pride and Prejudice framework. I listened to the audiobook and watched the mini-series.
With a sizable dowry the only thing preventing Penelope from finding the perfect spouse is her sharp tongue. GIVEAWAY
THE THOMAS CROWN AFFAIR meets a sassy Jane Austen in Jessica Peterson’s Hope Diamond trilogy. But, who inspired her to write these undercover Regency hotties? Includes a giveaway from the author!
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.
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?
by fangswandsfairy • Sunday Post Meme • Tags: Diana Gabaldon, Gentleman Jewel THief, graphics, Hope Diamond, Long Way, Regency, Regent, Scenic Route, Time Travel, Time's Vermeer, True Blood, Yankee Doodle
Circumstance steered me towards patriotic motifs last week with my Pursuit of Happiness giveaway. And, there’s some steering that way coming up this week too as I look at WRITTEN IN MY OWN HEARTS BLOOD, Diana Gabaldon’s new epic novel.
A gorgeous but impoverished lady and a scandalous earl meet at a ball where a theft of the French Bleu Diamond (formerly part of the French Crown Jewels) occurs. He must protect her but when the game becomes dangerous how will they protect their hearts as well as their lives?
by fangswandsfairy • Book Review Fiction, Monthly Round-Up, Special Event • Tags: Angelina Jolie, books read, Charlaine Harris, Lynsay Sands, Maleficent, monthly, Regency, round up, Sookie Stackhouse, Sunday Post, tally, Time Travel, True Blood, week in review, weekly
A Glance at the Past Week, A Glimmer of What’s to Come, and An Accounting of my Reads & Reviews for June.
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: 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.