What a Lady Needs for Christmas (MacGregor Series)

By Grace Burrowes

"An striking, beneficial, unforgettable vacation story."―RT publication stories Top decide, four ½ stars for RT Reviewers' selection Award winner Lady Sophie's Christmas Wish

The top presents are the unforeseen Ones...

To get away a scandal, girl Joan Flynn flees her family's property within the Scottish Highlands. She wishes a husband by way of Christmas, or the vacations will ring in not anything yet ruin.

Practical, bold mill proprietor Dante Hartwell bargains to marry Joan, simply because a wellborn spouse is his top probability of having access to aristocratic investors.

As Christmas―and trouble―draw closer, Dante and Joan's marriage of comfort blossoms into unforeseen intimacy, for real love usually hides underneath the main unassuming vacation wrapping...

The MacGregor Series
The Bridegroom Wore Plaid (Book 1)
Mary Fran and Matthew (Novella)
Once Upon a Tartan (Book 2)
The MacGregor's woman (Book 3)
What a woman wishes for Christmas (Book 4)"A pleased, sensual read."―USA this present day satisfied Ever After on Lady Sophie's Christmas Wish

"A appealing romance packed with Christmas miracles."―Fresh Fiction on Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait

"The romance is de facto enchanting...a pleasant tale for the vacations and all yr long."―Romance Junkies on Lady Louisa's Christmas Knight

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Whirlwind Wedding (Whirlwind Jamisons, Book 1)

By Jacquie D'Alessandro

Unique book: 2000

Austin Randolph Jamison, 9th Duke of Bradford, met the uncanny good looks on the ball at Bradford corridor. And from that first second, he used to be shocked. How may this unsophisticated girl, who climbed bushes in a ball costume to rescue a kitten, comprehend secrets and techniques which can smash his relatives and converse of threat that threatened all of them? Who used to be she, this American bluestocking who knew an excessive amount of, whose innocence shone in her eyes while her complete lips tempted sin? all at once the duke knew he couldn't find the money for to allow her go.

Some known as it a present. To Elizabeth Matthews, notwithstanding, her visions have been a accountability that sure her to guard others from hazard, irrespective of that the gossipmongers whispered she was once chasing the duke to the altar. She vowed to exploit her powers to guard Austin at any price, reckless of the passions that drove her into his fingers, the necessity that made her his bride, by no means waiting for her marriage to show right into a love fit that may develop into the ton's such a lot scrumptious scandal.

From the Paperback edition.

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Dearest Rogue (Maiden Lane)

By Elizabeth Hoyt

HE CAN protect HER

Lady Phoebe Batten is beautiful, vivacious, and craving for a social lifestyles befitting the sister of a strong duke. yet simply because she is sort of thoroughly blind, her overprotective brother insists that she have an armed bodyguard by way of her facet in any respect times-the very frustrating Captain Trevillion.

FROM each DANGER

Captain James Trevillion is proud, brooding, and cursed with a leg damage from his provider within the King's dragoons. but he can nonetheless shoot and journey just like the satan, so observing over the distracting girl Phoebe can be no challenge at all-until she's special via kidnappers.

BUT ardour ITSELF

Caught in a dangerous net of deceit, James needs to threat existence and limb to avoid wasting his cost from the bottom of cads-one who may strength woman Phoebe right into a loveless marriage. yet whereas they're constrained to shut quarters for her safekeeping, Phoebe starts to work out the smooth guy underneath the soldier's difficult external . . . and the opportunity of a life-and love-she by no means imagined attainable.

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Never Resist a Rake (Somerfield Park)

Can he idiot his new family?
John Fitzhugh Barrett, shocked to benefit he's inheritor to a marquessate, is set his new prestige will not suggest giving up his freedom. yet as households from in all places England descend upon Somerfield Park for the capturing season, their single daughters are lining as much as bag the latest trophy buck-him.

Or is he basically fooling himself?
John's intuition for self-preservation conjures up him to divide his attentions among a scandalous younger widow, and the appropriately ineligible Rebecca Kearsey, daughter of a destitute baron.

The charade offers John the semblance of controlling the sport but if he loses his middle to the attractive Rebecca, all bets are off.

Praise for A Rake by means of the other Name:
"Marlowe shines with a pleasant and scrumptious comedy of errors...Regency fanatics will love this page-turner." -RT booklet Reviews, four stars

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Love with the Proper Husband (Effingtons, Book 6)

By Victoria Alexander

"Distressed over the present common disinterest inmatrimony between their eminently marriageable offspring, the ambitious matriarchs of the ton have taken concerns into their very own meddling palms with the formation of The Ladies' Society for the Betterment of the way forward for Britain. Their first problem: the Earl of Pennington.

Miss Gwendolyn Townsend has visible her past due father's property visit cousin she can't abide ... leaving her well-educated, in a position to make an ideal curtsy -- and penniless. So think her surprise while it's stumbled on fit have been prepared among herself and Marcus Holcroft, the Earl of Pennington -- probably the most eligible individuals of London society. Marcus continually leaves her breathless and burdened ... and although she's hesitant to marry a guy she's simply met, in spite of everything she has no selection. yet she makes a few stipulations first ...

Marcus can't think that the bride who has been foisted upon him is insisting on ideas to their marriage ceremony ... and bedding! He's a guy who hasn't ever needed to tempt any girl into his hands. yet much more awesome is that Gwendolyn is obviously hiding anything -- and it shocks him to imagine that their beautiful kisses -- by way of his classes in passionate lovemaking -- wouldn't be adequate to make his spouse inform him her each mystery. finally, he's promised to be a formal husband -- isn’t it reasonable to additionally count on a formal wife?

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My Lady De Burgh

By Deborah Simmons

They have been cursed.
How else to provide an explanation for this rash of marriages through the Brothers de Burgh? Robin de Burgh on my own swore to stay unwed, regardless of ironic destiny, which used foul homicide to mate him with the single - lively Sybil, a damsel in misery who insisted she wanted him not!

When convent partitions grew to become extra legal than shelter, stressed amateur Sybil knew 'twas time to depart. yet by no means did she anticipate to exchange her wimple for a marriage veil, even if Sir Robin de Burgh, knight so much impudent, demanded she placed her lifestyles - and her middle - in his fingers!

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Garden of Lies

By Amanda Quick

The New York Times bestselling writer of Otherwise Engaged and The secret Woman offers an all-new novel of intrigue and homicide set opposed to the backdrop of Victorian London.
 
The Kern Secretarial corporation offers trustworthy expert prone to its filthy rich purchasers, and Anne Clifton used to be one of many best younger ladies in Ursula Kern’s hire. yet leave out Clifton has met an premature end—and Ursula is confident it was once no longer as a result of ordinary explanations.
 
Bent on justice, Ursula hatches a plan: take Anne’s position as stenographer to the reclusive poet Valerie, girl Fulbrook. There are darkish rumors approximately Lord Fulbrook, and his gloomy mansion in Mapstone sq. turns out the logical place to begin for an undercover research.
 
Archaeologist and adventurer Slater Roxton thinks Mrs. Kern is off her head to meddle in such harmful company. but when this mysterious widowed attractiveness insists on stirring the pot, Slater intends to stay nearby as they enterprise into the darker part of well mannered society and a den of iniquity referred to as the Olympus membership. jointly they have to display the identification of a killer—and to accomplish their aim they might have to demonstrate their private secrets and techniques to one another as well...

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A Lady Never Lies (Berkley Sensation Historical Romance)

Woman Alexandra Morley, an desirable widow, is desirous to devise a plan to opposite her fortunes. whilst destiny lands her within the hands of  Phineas "Finn" Burke, an enticing inventor, she despairs of ever getting what she needs...until they kiss.

Finn has continuously been impervious to the charms of the feminine species, purpose purely on perfecting his "horseless carriage" engine. He by no means dreamed he'd meet a lady like Alexandra, who's as obdurate as she is comely. regardless of the brewing scandal, Finn longs to make Alexandra his spouse, yet he needs to first persuade the maddening woman that their love is the one factor that concerns.

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Faro's Daughter (Regency Romances)

By Georgette Heyer

Celebrate the eightieth birthday of Regency Romance with nice books from Sourcebooks Casablanca!

appealing Deborah Grantham, mistress of her aunt's dependent gaming residence, needs to give you the option to revive herself and her aunt to respectability, ideally with out accepting both of 2 repugnant bargains. One is from an older, very wealthy and particularly corpulent lord whose attractiveness for licentious habit disgusts her; the opposite from the younger, puppyish scion of a noble kin whose relations are confident she is a fortune hunter.

Max Ravenscar, uncle to her younger suitor, involves purchase her off, an insult so scathing that it ends up in a volley of passionate reprisals, escalating among them to a degree of aptitude and fury which could in simple terms have one conclusion...

"My favorite ancient novelist--stylish, romantic, sharp, and witty. Her experience of interval is great, her heroines are enterprising, and her heroes speeding. I owe her many satisfied hours." -Margaret Drabble

"Georgette Heyer is unbeatable." - Sunday Telegraph

"Sparkling." -Independent on Sunday

"A author of serious wit and style...I've learn herbooks to ragged shreds." -Kate Fenton, Daily Telegraph

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In the Arms of a Marquess (Rogues of the Sea)

By Katharine Ashe

“Katharine Ashe writes with eloquence and power.”
—Lisa Kleypas

“You’ll be swept away through Katharine Ashe’s evocative writing.”
—Sabrina Jeffries

With purely 3 books, Katharine Ashe has already verified herself as a strength to be reckoned with on the planet of historic romance fiction. In the palms of a Marquess, the 3rd novel in her Rogues of the ocean sequence, once more showcases this awesome author—whom reviewers have enthusiastically in comparison to Johanna Lindsey—and her notable skill to combine possibility and keenness with outrageous motion and breathtaking sensuality. while you are now not but a Katharine Ashe fan, you'll such a lot veritably be one after examining this captivating story that includes pirates, smugglers, fallacious identities, British lords and ladies…and a stunning, winning, but shockingly unwed Regency omit who seeks assist in a so much perilous clandestine subject from a rogue English marquis, the single guy she ever actually desired.

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