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Lessons from a Scandalous Bride by Sophie Jordan

Historical Romance Lessons from a Scandalous Bride features two main characters with very different opinions on marriage.  Cleopatra Hadley knows that she is illegitimate.  She also knows that she never wants to be trapped in marriage.  She has watched as … Continue reading

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Flawless by Carrie Lofty

Historical Romance Flawless caught my attention when I read that it was set in South Africa in the late 1800’s right after the Boar Wars.  This is an unusual setting for a historical romance.  South Africa during this time was … Continue reading

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Return of the Viscount by Gayle Callen

Historical Romance Return of the Viscount by Gayle Callen the Prologue starts with letters between Sergeant Blackthorne and Lady Cecilia Mallory.  Blackthorne is is India and served with her Father until he was killed in action. In the last letter … Continue reading

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Scandal Wears Satin by Loretta Chase

Historical Romance Loretta Chase is one of my favorite romance writers so when I saw Scandal Wears Satin on Edelweiss I requested a review copy.  Of course I had to start reading immediately and had trouble putting it down.  This is the second book … Continue reading

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A Gentleman Undone (Blackshear Family #2) by Cecilia Grant

Historical Romance The prolog for A Gentleman Undone is in June of 1815 and the story starts nine months later.  Book one in the Blackshear Family series is A Lady Awakened.  It did not follow the usual path of historical … Continue reading

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Thief of Shadows (Maiden Lane # 4) by Elizabeth Hoyt

Historical Romance  Thief of Shadows is a very good addition to the Maiden Lane series.  Here is what Goodreads says about the book:  A MASKED MAN . . . Winter Makepeace lives a double life. By day he’s the stoic … Continue reading

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Waiting on Wednesday (WOW) June 13, 2012

  “Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.  I am waiting on  A Duchess to Remember (The Ministry of Marriage series)  by Christina Brooke.  This is … Continue reading

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Along Came A Duke (Rhymes With Love) by Elizabeth Boyle

Historical Romance Along Came a Duke is one of the books I got from Amazon Vine this month.  I like books by Elizabeth Boyle and this one is no exception.  Before I begin here is what Goodreads has to say: … Continue reading

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A Tryst with Trouble by Alyssa Everett

  Historical Romance I debated publishing this recommendation. Dorchester Publishing had A Tryst with Trouble scheduled to be released on April 1, 2012.  In March of 2012 Dorchester closed it doors and no one seems to know what will happen … Continue reading

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The Proposal By Mary Balogh

Historical Romance Finally Gwendoline, Lady Muir gets her story.  I have wondered about her since she first appeared in One Night For Love.  She has had bit parts in many of book that followed.  She has always been portrayed as happy with her life … Continue reading

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