By Julie Garwood
"Bestselling writer Julie Garwood's vintage love tale is full of ""the humor, the beauty, and the sensuality"" *(Publishers Weekly)* that experience made her ""a depended on model identify in romantic fiction"" *(People).*
Only her loved grandmother, woman Esther, knew how devastated Taylor Stapleton were while her fiancé eloped with Taylor's cousin. Now expensive Esther -- one among London's richest and such a lot bold matriarchs -- lies loss of life. yet first she was once going to assist Taylor pull off the rip-off of the season.
To get away changing into a ward of her unscrupulous uncle, Taylor may wed Lucas Ross, a rugged American rancher. woman Esther's cash may allow Ross to come domestic to Montana. Taylor had her personal pressing cause to visit America...a worthwhile legacy she hadn't published to Ross, for that they had agreed to half methods when they reached Boston. yet as her good-looking new husband mentioned existence in Montana, Taylor all started making plans a brand new destiny. To Taylor, the wide-open areas of Montana seemed like paradise....
By Stephanie Laurens
"Penelope Adair, spouse and associate of novice sleuth Barnaby Adair, is so highly pregnant she can't even waddle. while Barnaby is summoned to aid Inspector Stokes of Scotland backyard in investigating the violent homicide of a gentleman at a home occasion, Penelope, pissed off that she can't take part, insists that she and Griselda, Stokes’s spouse, be stored trained in their husbands’ discoveries.
Yet what Barnaby and Stokes discover merely ends up in extra questions. The murdered gentleman have been thrown out of the home celebration days sooner than, so why had he again? and the way and why did he come to have the tremendous Finsbury diamond necklace in his pocket, a lot to Lord Finsbury’s consternation? so much abnormal of all, why had the assassin left the necklace, worthy an exquisite fortune, at the body?
The conundrums compound as our intrepid investigators try to make experience of this baffling case. in the meantime, the specter of scandal grows ever extra tangible for all these attending the home get together – and the stakes are maximum for Lord Finsbury’s daughter and the gentleman who has spent the decade resurrecting his kinfolk fortune so he can aspire to her hand. operating parallel to Barnaby and Stokes, the would-be fans hunt for a direction in the course of the maze of contradictory evidence to reveal the assassin, disperse the pall of scandal, and declare the affection and the shared existence they crave.
By Joan Wolf
"*Napoleon's troops stand defeated and Wellington's Spanish crusade is over. Now a devoted British soldier enters a really various hind of struggle: a conflict for the lady he loves…*
The eldest son of the Earl of Standish and inheritor to his past due father's holdings, Alexander Devize is summoned domestic to his tasks in England. expecting him, he believes, is Diana Sherwood, the irrepressible attractiveness with whom he shared an unforgettable evening of ardour, a tender lady he totally intends to marry. yet Diana, lovelier and extra headstrong than ever, has different intentions.
A soldier's daughter, Diana refuses to undergo the tough international of being a soldier's spouse and plans in its place her popping out in London, ignoring the thoughts of untamed and reckless Alex. confident she's chanced on the right kind, solid gentleman in Robert Welbourne, she pursues her path, blind to a treachery construction round her—or of the unwavering devotion of a soldier prepared to struggle for all he's worthy in a conflict he mustn't ever lose.
By Georgette Heyer
"*An impetuous younger woman and a fugitive nobleman?*
When lively Eustacie stumbles right into a band of smugglers, she is thrilled to be having an event eventually. Their chief, younger inheritor Ludovic Lavenham, is in hiding, falsely accused of homicide. Pursued through the legislation, Eustacie and Ludovic locate safe haven at an unassuming kingdom inn.
*And the delightfully brilliant couple who try and hold them out of trouble...*
The imaginitive pass over Sarah Thane and the clear-thinking Sir Tristram defend gamely pastime to avoid Ludovic's arrest and Eustacie's damage because the 4 conspire to get well the lacking talisman ring that might transparent Ludovic's name.
By Claire Bouvier
Die junge Hamburgerin Jaqueline wandert 1875 nach Kanada aus, voller Vorfreude auf das weite Land, das ihr verstorbener Vater über alles liebte. Alan, ein Freund ihres Vaters, will ihr in der neuen Heimat zur Seite stehen. Aber er ist keineswegs der Gentleman, für den er sich ausgibt. Obwohl er sie freundlich empfängt, verfolgt er nur egoistische Ziele und wird schon bald zu ihrem schlimmsten Feind.
Jaqueline bleibt nichts anderes übrig, als vor ihm davonzulaufen. Nur dem liebenswürdigen Sägewerksbesitzer Connor verdankt sie, dass sie die Flucht in die Wildnis überlebt. Er gewährt ihr Zuflucht und verliebt sich so sehr in sie, dass er sie sogar mitnimmt auf eine gefährliche Floßfahrt über die Großen obvious. Doch der eifersüchtige Alan will sich an Jaqueline rächen, und er gibt niemals auf ...
By Karen Hawkins
"*New York instances *bestselling writer Karen Hawkins units Scottish hearts afire during this delightfully witty and attractive Regency romance, the 1st in her Duchess Diaries sequence.
Urged by way of her favourite nephew, the intimidating Duchess of Roxburghe concurs to remodel a thorny Scottish rose right into a attractive bloom. yet even she isn’t ready for fiery Rose Balfour.
At seventeen, Rose fell wildly in love with Lord Alton Sinclair, often called Lord Sin for his depraved methods. Stung by means of his indifference, the starry-eyed woman attempted to win a bootleg kiss, yet then panicked and driven the infamous rakehell right into a fountain. Leaving Lord Sin floating one of the lily pads to the mocking laughter of his friends, Rose escaped again to the obscurity of the Scottish nation-state.
Six years later, Sin convinces his aunt, the Duchess of Roxburghe, to ask Rose to her annual residence social gathering, the place he plans to get revenge by way of making Rose the laughingstock of well mannered society. To his astonishment, he reveals she has develop into an pleasing girl who threatens to show the tables on his nefarious plans. therefore Sin and Rose start an epic conflict of the sexes that turns into extra passionate at each flip. finally, one should surrender…but to vengeance? Or to love’s inner most passion?
By Deborah Simmons
Christopher Marchant's temper fits the hurricane clouds that assemble above his mansion. but while lightning illuminates a stranded attractiveness he needs to do as any gentleman could. even supposing, as soon as rescued, she has to be on her way....
But if Hero Ingram leaves empty-handed her uncle will punish her. Christopher is stuck off protect by means of her willful rebellion--and he's definite he's stuck a touch of vulnerability in her defiance....
As a gentleman he needs to guard her and make her quest his personal. yet as a red-blooded male...? She has awoken him from his shut eye!
By Jennifer Wilde
The spellbinding long island Times–bestselling sequel to Love’s smooth Fury follows Marietta Danver as she is captured by way of pirates within the Caribbean and stuck once more among the wishes of 3 very varied, passionate males
After surviving harrowing twists of destiny, Marietta Danver has eventually conquer her hardscrabble previous. quickly she is going to be the spouse of Lord Derek Hawke, the English aristocrat who fought for his legacy and is ready to reclaim his liked ancestral property. yet in New Orleans, Marietta meets rakish, indigo-eyed Jeremy Bond, who either draws and intrigues her.
Then, at the eve of her voyage again to England, Marietta once again turns into the prisoner of a merciless and capricious future. a surprising act of violence shatters her romantic desires. A prisoner at the excessive seas, she’s now on the mercy of the seductive and ruthless pirate crimson Nick. it really is the following, on an island faraway from civilization, the place she's going to back meet Jeremy Bond—a guy who will possibility his existence again and again for the girl he loves.
By Katharine Ashe
"**Christmas on the town hasn't ever been so steamy . . .**
Handsome as sin and scandalously rakish, Cam Westfall, the Earl of Bedwyr, is each younger lady's wickedest dream. Shy wallflower Princess Jacqueline of Sensaire is familiar with this greater than an individual, simply because her desires are filled with the breathtaking earl's kisses. and never basically her dreams—her diary, too.
But whilst Cam discovers the maiden's not-so-maidenly diary, will her wildest Christmas needs be fulfilled in its pages . . . or in his arms?