By Mia Marlowe
Sebastian Blake, His Grace the Duke of Winterhaven, has a fixed rule by way of mistresses. He by no means retains one longer than a flip of the season. yet he’s by no means met a girl as tempting as Arabella St. George…
A fiery operatic diva, Arabella is blackmailed into aiding the French. while she offers the envelope meant for a French murderer to the Duke of Winterhaven by means of mistake, she'll do whatever to retrieve it. no matter if she has to seduce him to do it...
By Courtney Milan
"** *Her in basic terms wish for survival...* **
Handsome, prosperous and revered, Sir Mark Turner is the main sought-after bachelor in all of London and he's identified all over the place for his irreproachable personality. yet in the back of his virtuous acceptance lies a passionate nature he retains rigorously in check...until he meets the attractive Jessica Farleigh, the lady he's waited for all his life.
** *Is to spoil the fellow she loves...* **
But Jessica is a courtesan, now not the genteel woman Sir Mark believes. desirous to be freed from a lifestyles she despises, she seizes her likelihood while Mark's enemies make her a suggestion she can't refuse--seduce Mark and tarnish his sturdy identify, and a princely sum might be hers. but as she involves comprehend the fellow she's sworn to ruin, Jessica should be pressured to select from the longer term she wishes and the affection she understands is impossible.
By Jennifer Wilde
Jennifer Wilde’s dazzlingly passionate, fantastically witty long island Times–bestselling novel a couple of schoolmaster’s daughter who turns into the toast of overdue eighteenth-century London and the girl amazing brothers vie to possess
Angela Howard, the lively daughter of a village schoolmaster, won't ever put out of your mind her first provocative glimpse of Lord Clinton Meredith, the beautiful, golden inheritor to impressive Greystone corridor. however it is Clinton’s illegitimate brother, Hugh Bradford, who claims Angie’s innocence—and her middle. They percentage one excellent evening sooner than violence and tragedy separate them. Her center shattered, Angie strikes to London, the place she meets the mercurial, sensual playwright James Lambert . . . and a portrait painter named Gainsborough vows to show her right into a legend.
But over the years of repute and glory and wealth and good fortune past her wildest desires, Angie is haunted by means of the guy she enjoyed and lost—a guy who won’t relaxation until eventually she is his back.
By Lorraine Heath
He'll furnish her each wanton want . . . If she provides him her hand in marriage.
By Mary Balogh
Sensual. Seductive. Emotional. not anyone stirs the guts and mind's eye like Mary Balogh. during this vintage novel, the New York occasions bestselling author weaves a spellbinding story of 2 humans haunted by means of wish, not able to withstand the affection that has develop into their so much passionate obsession.…
When James Purnell walks into the London drawing room and sees woman Madeline Raine, time stops. as soon as she were his for the taking. Now she is an aloof, attractive stranger, made up our minds to maintain the devilishly good-looking nobleman from seducing her back. yet after 4 years aside, hope reignites—swift, scorching, irresistible—culminating in an evening of reckless lovemaking. without warning Madeline is confronted with an insufferable selection: marry with out desire of affection or danger convinced wreck. Her determination could have results she by no means imagined, as she makes a surprising discovery in regards to the guy she secretly loves. What she doesn’t understand is how a ways James will visit correct the wrongs of the past—and how a lot he’s keen to chance for the girl who already owns him…body, center, and soul.
By Lorraine Heath
“Heath steals your center, then takes you on a trip that may depart you torn among tears and joy.”
New York Times bestselling writer Lorraine Heath writes candy temptations—richly, deliciously passionate, excessive suggestion ancient romance within the vein of Lisa Kleypas and Liz Carlyle. With She Tempts the Duke, Heath kicks off one other mesmerizing sequence, this time following the fortunes of the misplaced Lords of Pembrook—three darkish and hazardous noble brothers imprisoned and robbed in their inheritance, yet unfastened now and made up our minds to reclaim their birthright. Set in England in the course of Victoria’s reign, She Tempts the Duke is the enthrallingly romantic tale of Sebastian, who fled to conflict, and his go back to London, a hardened soldier, attracted to the gorgeous, courageous girl who helped him and his brothers get away their captivity.
By Lauren Willig
"The heroines of Lauren Willig's bestselling purple Carnation sequence have engaged in espionage in all places nineteenth-century Europe. within the 6th stand-alone quantity, our reasonable English heroine travels to India, the place she unearths freedom—and risk—more interesting than she ever imagined.
Everyone warned pass over Penelope Deveraux that her unruly habit could land her in shame sometime. She by no means imagined she's be whisked off to India to provide the scandal of her hasty marriage time to die down. As girl Frederick Staines waits, Penelope plunges into the treacherous waters of the court docket of the Nizam of Hyderabad, the place nobody is kind of what they seem—even her husband. In an odd state, the place complicated court docket gown mask much more intricate intrigues and a deadly undercover agent referred to as the Marigold leaves venomous cobras as his calling card, there's just one individual Penelope can trust...
Captain Alex Reid has larger activities than play nursemaid to a couple of noblemen. Or so he thinks—until woman Frederick Staines out-shoots, out-rides, and out-swims each guy within the camp. She additionally has an uncanny skill to attract out the lethal plans of the Marigold and placed herself in harm's means. With hazard looming from neighborhood warlords, treacherous courtroom officers, and French spies, Alex realizes that an alliance with woman Staines simply can be the single factor status within the method of a plot designed to rock the very foundations of the British Empire...
By Georgette Heyer
Devil's Cub is one among Georgette Heyer's most renowned and remarkable novels, that includes a speeding and wild younger nobleman and the lightly bred younger woman in whom he ultimately meets his match?
Like father, like son?
Dominic Alistair, Marquis of Vidal and fiery son of the infamous Duke of Avon, has validated a rakish acceptance that competitors his father's, dwelling a lifetime of extra and indulgence. Banished to the Continent after wounding his opponent in a duel, Vidal schemes to abduct the foolish aristocrat bent on seducing him into marriage and make her his mistress as a substitute. In his rush, notwithstanding, he turns out to have taken the inaccurate woman?
A younger girl of outstanding fortitude?
Determined to avoid wasting her sister from wreck, virtuous Mary Challoner intercepts the Marquis's advances and throws herself into his direction, hoping Vidal will free up her upon knowing his errors. yet because the turn into irrevocably entangled, Mary's acceptance and destiny lie within the fingers of a devilish rake, who unearths her extra interesting each day?
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By Lisa Kleypas
New York Times bestselling writer Lisa Kleypas promises the unforgettable, horny story of a brash rogue who meets his equivalent in a lady who understands precisely what she desires . . .
Zachary Bronson has outfitted an empire of wealth and gear. Now he's looking a spouse to assist safe his place within the ton . . . in addition to hot his mattress in deepest. yet not only any lady will do for one in every of London's so much infamous rakes. whilst he meets girl Holly Taylor, he surrenders to the temptation to take her in his fingers and kiss her. but he is pleasantly shocked to find her fierce passions fit his own.
Lady Holly Taylor is destined to spend her existence taking part in via society's principles even if they move opposed to her bolder instincts. yet Zachary's kiss arouses her, and even though his stunning provide does not contain marriage, she is forced to possibility every thing for the main forbidden passion.
By Teresa Medeiros
He by no means misplaced a conflict till he met the single lady who may perhaps be triumphant in... Charming the Prince.
My enemies understand me as Lord Bannor the daring, delight of the English and Terror of the French. by no means in my lifestyles have I subsidized down from any problem or betrayed quite a bit as a touch of fear--until the warfare ended and that i stumbled on myself a reluctant papa to a dozen unruly children.
Realizing that i could not lop their little heads off or throw them within the dungeon, I despatched my steward out to discover them a mom and me a bride--an beautiful, meek, maternal creature too undeniable to tempt me to get her with baby. you could think my horror while he back with woman Willow of Bedlington, a lively good looks who made me examine not anything else!
With her cloud of darkish curls and the glint of ardour in her eyes, Willow used to be every thing i would sworn to withstand. I by no means dreamed she could sign up for forces with these mischievous imps of mine to coach this cynical warrior simply how candy quit can be.
Bannor the Bold,
Lord of Elsinore