By Katharine Ashe
With seven complex part sisters to marry off, Duncan, the Earl of Eads, has one challenge: he is broke.
With the chance of marriage to the pompous neighborhood curate, leave out Teresa Finch-Freeworth has one dream: to wed as an alternative the good-looking Highlander she observed at a ball.
How does a determined woman persuade a reluctant laird that she's the ideal bride for him? She moves a guess! If she will locate seven husbands for seven sisters, the earl needs to marry her.
Duncan has no purpose of marriage ceremony the meddlesome maiden, and he supplies her a cut-off date even the main audacious matchmaker cannot meet—one month. yet Teresa units phrases, too: with each one bridegroom she unearths, the earl needs to pay her more and more intimate rewards . . .
By Christina Dodd
Unique e-book: 1994
A lady banished
Griffith, battle-seasoned warrior and the king'smost relied on emissary, anticipated to discover a shallow, useless, frivolous lady at Wenthaven fortress. in the end, as lady-in-waiting to the queen, stunning girl Marian have been ready of privilege, but she were banished from the court docket. And the rumors have been that she had given start to an illegitimate child.
An outrageous offer
When he arrived, Griffith stumbled on woman Marian to be powerful, clever and fiercely protecting of the younger child in her custody.... and intensely suspicious of him. If he have been shrewdpermanent, the knight may simply carry the message with which he were entrusted. as an alternative, he longs to linger to delve into the secret that's Marian, to find what she so desperately fears-and why he so improperly wishes her.
By Lorraine Heath
A misplaced Lords of Pembrook Novella
Christmas is a time for miracles … and moment probabilities at love.
In her striking first Season, woman Meredith Hargreaves gave her middle to Alistair Wakefield, the Marquess of Chetwyn, in simple terms to have it shattered whilst he proposed to a different. And now that he is unfastened to pursue her? It concerns little, simply because she's on her technique to the altar, heartbreak be damned.
Chetwyn as soon as put aside his desires in prefer of accountability and honor. yet as Christmas methods, he's made up our minds to place his personal wishes first and entice woman Meredith again into his hands, the place she's continuously belonged.
First he steals a dance; then he steals a kiss. but if they locate themselves by myself in an deserted fort in the course of a storm from snow, reignited ardour consumes them either. And Chetwyn can have one final likelihood to scouse borrow again Meredith's middle, as soon as and for all.
By Stephanie Laurens
They meet in a conflict of swords, soaking wet within the moonlight of Britain’s rugged jap coast: Captain Jack, his good-looking good points etched in silver and shadow, his strong body compelling “Kit” Cranmer to give up. he's her dream lover come vividly alive, and his command of the smuggling gang is absolute. His all-knowing gaze penetrates her hide because the “lad” chief of a rival gang with scary ease and his “punishment” with kisses leaves her maidenly modesty in tatters.
Suddenly equipment reveals she’s simply too extremely joyful to discover with Jack the pleasures conventionally reserved for married women . . . little figuring out what risky forces she’s unleashing. For while package revels in dead night gallops and cottage rendezvous, Captain Jack is laying a gradual seize that may curtail her freedom . . . and bind her to him with a hoop, a promise . . . and ties of devotion and desire.
By Grace Burrowes
New York Times and USA Today bestselling writer Grace Burrowes writes The Lonely Lords with ardour and heart
"Grace Burrowes, together with her beautiful kind of writing, has given the reader one other brilliant love tale set in a single of the main fascinating occasions in English background. Captivating!" ―Long and brief Reviews for Douglas
Douglas Allen wishes a house for his aching heart
Douglas Allen, Viscount Amery, hates having arrived to his identify with no realizing how you can deal with his homes. Guinevere Hollister is a far off family members connection elevating her daughter in rural obscurity whereas stewarding the property. Douglas reluctantly places himself in Gwen's fingers for classes in land husbandry and discovers underneath her prickly external a lady of ardour and honor. but regardless of the closeness they locate, she is going to no longer marry him.
Guinevere Hollister wishes a champion
When the strong Duke of Moreland arranges an engagement among Gwen and his inheritor, Douglas is aware the wedding isn't what Gwen desires. In Douglas's eyes, Gwen merits to make her personal offerings, and he'll tackle relatives, the meddling duke, and Gwen's personal lonely, obdurate center to make sure his lady's happiness.
By Christina Dodd, Elizabeth Boyle, Stephanie Laurens
"Two megastar *New York occasions* bestsellers, Stephanie Laurens and Christina Dodd, sign up for forces with one interesting emerging megastar, Elizabeth Boyle, to create this attractive anthology with an exhilarating new topic. In an cutting edge new twist for anthologies, each one writer is reintroducing a secondary personality from a prior ebook to big name in his personal story!
By Samantha Holt
***Originally titled The Angel's murderer, this e-book has been retitled and given a brand new cover.***
As a uprising sweeps England, woman Annabel unearths her domestic overrun through rebels. a lot to her aid, a dismal knight involves her rescue, claiming to were despatched to guard her through her uncle.
But Nicholas holds a mystery in regards to the task he was once despatched to do and it's a some distance cry from what Annabel believes it to be. because the appeal among them grows, Nicholas starts off to question the darkish lifestyles he has lived. yet is it adequate to alter him and may Annabel ever belief back after studying the genuine nature of his sinful responsibility?
By Grace Burrowes, Shana Galen, Miranda Neville, Carolyn Jewel
Why Do Dukes Fall in Love? each summer time the cream of society gathers on the Dukeries, named for the ducal estates centred in a single small nook of Nottinghamshire. whereas the entertainments contain events, balls, and a well-known boat race, the ducal hosts and their site visitors locate event, ardour, and satisfied ever afters. 4 heartwarming tales from 4 bestselling authors of historic romance. may perhaps i've got THIS DUKE? via Grace Burrowes the difficulty with houseparties… Gerard Hammersley, Duke of Hardcastle, is dragooned by way of an previous pal into attending a home occasion, notwithstanding Hardcastle refuses to fall prey to the matchmakers who have fun with such gatherings. He recruits his nephew’s prim, prickly governess, pass over Ellen MacHugh, to maintain him from being compromised via the conniving debutantes, and provides in trade to deflect the drunken viscounts who plague Ellen. is they needs to finish. Ellen consents to Hardcastle’s scheme for 2 purposes. First, she’s been interested in His Grace because the day she laid eyes on him, and understands that at the back of Hardcastle’s loss of allure lies a ferociously unswerving and devoted middle. moment, she’s departing from Hardcastle’s family on the end of the home celebration, and weeks safeguarding His Grace’s bachelorhood is as a lot pleasure—and as a lot torment—as she will undergo prior to she leaves him. looking forward to A DUKE such as you by means of Shana Galen There’s no such factor because the ideal hero… Nathan Cauley, 10th Duke of Wyndover, is so good-looking girls swoon—literally swoon. His blond hair and blue eyes definitely draw recognition on the Duke of Sedgemere’s condominium celebration, yet Nathan doesn’t desire a fawning younger pass over for his duchess. He stumbles upon a bedraggled girl sound asleep below Sedgemere’s bridge, and his protecting instincts stir. while he acknowledges her because the princess he fell in love with 8 years earlier than, he’s decided to win not just her affections yet her center. Or is there? After revolutionaries bloodbath Princess Vivienne’s relations, she and the pinnacle of her protect flee to England. ahead of they could achieve London to beg asylum, assassins kill the final of her defenders. Vivienne is on my own and at the run whilst the Duke of Wyndover involves her rescue. She slightly recollects assembly him years ahead of, and isn’t happy with gents who're extra appealing than she is. Nathan is greater than an attractive face, although, and while the assassins go back, he could simply turn out to be the duke Vivienne has been looking forward to. DUCHESS OF SCANDAL via Miranda Neville Too Many Scandals After months of marriage, the Duke of Linton agreed to reside except his spouse. Thrown jointly because of a scheduling mistakes, Linton unearths Althea nonetheless has the ability to make his middle race. Linton turns out varied from the severe, detached guy Althea married. yet notwithstanding she burns for him as a lover, can she belief him to be the husband she wishes? AN wrong DUCHESS by way of Carolyn Jewel The duke of Stoke Teversault has good earned his recognition for cold calculation. certainly, lately widowed Georgina Lark has no thought he’s enjoyed her due to the fact ahead of her overdue husband swept her off her toes. Stoke Teversault ability to maintain it that means. The chilly and forbidding duke and the blithe and open Georgina couldn't be much less applicable in any ability. And but, while Georgina and her sister arrive at his domestic, his ice-bound center may perhaps soften away. Georgina Lark hasn't ever considered the duke of Stoke Teversault as a guy in a position to inducing ardour in a person. He’s lengthy disapproved of her, yet she is going to be ceaselessly thankful to him for his information after her husband died. It’s been a 12 months considering that she’s discovered he’s now not the guy she inspiration. Can she persuade him to open his center to her?
By Mary Balogh
Critics name her “a veritable treasure, a matchless storyteller” (Romantic Times). Readers have fallen in love with Mary Balogh’s gleaming mix of wit and romance. Now this excellent author sweeps us again to Regency England, right into a international of risky secrets and techniques and glittering intrigue, as a rushing lord meets his fit in a fiery attractiveness who vows to be ... No Man’s Mistress.
The darkish, devastating stranger rode into the village reasonable and wagered twenty kilos on the throwing sales space — for an opportunity to win the daisies in Viola Thornhill’s hair. The Gypsy fortune teller had warned: “Beware of a tall, darkish, good-looking stranger. He can ruin you — in case you don't first snare his heart.”
Recklessly Viola flirted, then danced with him round the Maypole. after which got here his gentle, scrumptious kiss. Viola didn't remorse that she had enable down her shield — till the following morning, while he seemed at her door to assert her liked Pinewood Manor.
Lord Ferdinand Dudley received her domestic in a online game of cards!
Viola hated him for attempting to take every little thing, together with her soul. She was once mistress of Pinewood Manor. but Dudley refused to depart, while his sense of right and wrong rebelled at compromising this pretty blameless whose in basic terms facts of possession was once a useless earl’s promise. Dudley held the deed, yet at what price?
Each day below a similar roof introduced its proportion of temptation, intimacy, and guilt. yet Viola knew it used to be a conflict she couldn't find the money for to lose. Marriage used to be out of the query, and she or he will be no man’s mistress. while Dudley’s unnerving presence, his realizing smile, threatened to soften her resolve.
Against his larger judgment, Lord Ferdinand Dudley was once beguiled. This maddening good looks had stirred him as no lady had ahead of. And he used to be certain and made up our minds to make her his own.
At as soon as sensuous, whimsical, and beautifully romantic, Mary Balogh’s new novel holds us in thrall, bringing to existence a love tale that sizzles with ardour and originality.
By Mia Marlowe
While Rika sings the Norse legends, any other voice falls silent. She lives for the enjoyment of her artwork, till the negative day while she’s taken captive and made a slave to Bjorn the Black. She vows to hate him perpetually, yet love doesn’t constantly realize the enemy.
No one is extra stunned than Bjorn whilst his slave takes his middle captive. yet now that he’s oath-bound to convey her to a different man’s fingers, is it a love too overdue? crusing down wild rivers to a deadly international land, they detect the main risky trip is the gap from one middle to another.
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“A well-researched story of tenth-century Viking life…(Marlowe) brings either Scandinavia and the unique japanese urban recognized to the Vikings as Miklagard to existence via her robust characters. Readers will look ahead to her subsequent ancient romance. –Booklist