Posts Tagged ‘Historical Romance’

REVIEW: Love and Other Scandals by Caroline Linden

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Liviania’s review of Love and Other Scandals (Scandals, Book 1) by Caroline Linden Regency romance published by Avon 30 Jul 13 I have a massive soft spot for Caroline Linden since she is one of the first romance authors I ever read.  Luckily, her books rarely require me to lean on that soft spot.  Her [...]

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REVIEW: Between the Devil and Ian Eversea by Julie Anne Long

Friday, April 11, 2014 0:00 No Comments

C2’s review of Between the Devil and Ian Eversea (Pennyroyal Green, Book 9) by Julie Anne Long Historical Romance published by Avon 25 Mar 14 Ahoy The Pond! Have you missed me?? (I thought of slinking in silently but…pffft!) Sometimes life happens, so I’ve been away for a while. Also, sometimes reading slumps happen – ack! the [...]

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REVIEW: Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare

Thursday, April 3, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Stevie‘s review of Romancing the Duke (Castles Ever After Book 1) by Tessa Dare Historical Romance published by Avon 28 Jan 14 Isolde Goodnight was brought up on fairy stories, both being read them by her author father and living off the income from his sales. When he dies, leaving her with next to nothing [...]

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REVIEW: No Good Duke Goes Unpunished: The Third Rule of Scoundrels by Sarah MacLean

Saturday, March 29, 2014 0:00 2 Comments

Veena’s review of No Good Duke Goes Unpunished: The Third Rule  of Scoundrels (Rules of Scoundrels, Book 3) by Sarah MacLean Historical Romance published by Avon 26 Nov 13  I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the previous two books in this series and couldn’t wait to get to Temple’s story. Accused of a crime that he has no recollection of committing and [...]

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REVIEW: Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare

Thursday, March 27, 2014 0:00 5 Comments

Veena’s review of Romancing the Duke (Castles Ever After, Book 1) by Tessa Dare Historical Romance published by Avon 28 Jan 14 Reading has always been a wonderful escape for me. I leave the real world behind for a few hours and live happily in a world where love conquers all and the characters live happily ever after.  [...]

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REVIEW: The Pride of the Peacock by Victoria Holt

Thursday, March 20, 2014 0:00 3 Comments

Stevie‘s review of The Pride of the Peacock by Victoria Holt Historical Paranormal Romance published by Sourcebooks Casablanca 07 Jan 14 I seem to have discovered Victoria Holt rather late in my reading experience, but I’m doing my best to catch up now as her classics are republished by Sourcebooks. This, in my opinion, is [...]

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REVIEW: When the Duke Was Wicked by Lorraine Heath

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Veena’s review of When the Duke was wicked (Scandalous Gentlemen of St. James, Book 1) by Lorraine Heath Regency Romance published by Avon 25 Feb 14 Lorraine Heath is on my auto-buy list because her stories are always heartwarming. Her heroes are scapegrace scoundrels and her heroines are strong of heart and determined to win [...]

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REVIEW: The Bride Says No by Cathy Maxwell

Monday, March 10, 2014 0:00 1 Comment

Stevie‘s review of The Bride Says No (The Brides of Wishmore Book 1) by Cathy Maxwell Historical Romance published by Avon 28 Jan 14 This book has the germs of a good story in it, and less picky readers than me are bound to happily go along with it on that basis. However, it does [...]

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REVIEW: When the Rogue Returns by Sabrina Jefferies

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Veena’s review of When the Rogue Returns (The Duke’s Men, Book 2) by Sabrina Jeffries Historical Romance published by Pocket Books 21 Jan 14 I have to admit that I’m disappointed in this book. I find the pacing slow, the story predictable and I missed the clever dialog between the protagonists, which is the hallmark [...]

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REVIEW: When the Duke was Wicked by Lorraine Heath

Friday, February 28, 2014 0:00 3 Comments

Sandy M’s review of When the Duke was Wicked (Scandalous Gentlemen of St. James, Book 1) by Lorraine Heath Historical Romance published by Avon 25 Feb 14 Lorraine Heath has done it again. Of course, there was never any doubt in my mind. In this new series, she’s taken on the children of those we’ve come [...]

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REVIEW: The Raider by Monica McCarty

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Veena’s review of The Raider (Highland Guard, Book 9) by Monica McCarty Historical Romance published by Ballantine Books 25 Feb 14 I’ve thoroughly enjoyed these stories of the Highland Guard as they rally around Robert the Bruce in his quest to take the throne of Scotland. Monica McCarty does a great job at bringing alive this [...]

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REVIEW: The Fall of a Saint by Christine Merrill

Monday, February 24, 2014 0:00 4 Comments

Wendy the Super Librarian‘s review of The Fall of a Saint (The Sinner and the Saint, Book 2) by Christine Merrill Historical romance published by Harlequin Historical 18 Feb 14 I read Christine Merrill’s books for one simple reason: I know I’ll never be bored.  Nobody can ever accuse her of writing the same book twice and certainly nobody can accuse her of [...]

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REVIEW: When The Marquess Met His Match by Laura Lee Guhrke

Sunday, February 23, 2014 0:00 No Comments

Stevie‘s review of When The Marquess Met His Match (An American Heiress in London, Book 1) by Laura Lee Guhrke Historical Romance published by Avon 29 Oct 13 This is one of those historical romances where I really wish we’d been given some sort of timestamp at the very start. It’s not a Regency, whatever [...]

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REVIEW: The Marshal’s Ready-Made Family by Sherri Shackelford

Friday, February 7, 2014 0:00 1 Comment

 Wendy the Super Librarian‘s review of The Marshal’s Ready-Made Family by Sherri Shackelford Inspirational historical romance published by Love Inspired Historical 04 Feb 14 Set in the same universe as her debut novel, this latest from Sherri Shackelford has a small-town cozy western vibe with undercurrents of angst running below the surface.  It also features [...]

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REVIEW: The Bride Says No by Cathy Maxwell

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 0:00 1 Comment

Liviania’s review of The Bride Says No (The Brides of Wishmore, Book 1) by Cathy Maxwell Historical Romance published by Avon 28 Jan 14 I enjoyed the Chattan Curse series, the first books I’d ever read by Cathy Maxwell, so I decided to take a look at her new series.  I definitely like the title [...]

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