Book Review

‘In the Spinster’s Bed’ by Sally MacKenzie

STORY: At Spinster House, a woman can enjoy the spoils of single life—or find the love of a lifetime… It has been twenty years since Lord William Wattles laid eyes on Annabelle Frost. Still, he remembers everything—her ethereal beauty, her bookish intelligence, her surprisingly modern attitudes about love...and lust. But Belle's allegedly wanton behavior led her… Continue reading ‘In the Spinster’s Bed’ by Sally MacKenzie

Book Review

‘The Third Wife’ by Lisa Jewell

STORY: A tragic accident? Or suicide? Her grief-stricken husband, Adrian, is determined to find out. Maya had a job she enjoyed; she had friends. They'd been in love. She even got on with his two previous wives and their children. In fact, they'd all been one big happy family. But before long Adrian starts to identify… Continue reading ‘The Third Wife’ by Lisa Jewell

Book Review

‘Love’s Rescue’ by Christine Johnson

STORY: When her mother dies, Elizabeth Benjamin heads home to Key West, determined to transform herself into the perfect Southern belle her parents always wished her to be. But nothing goes according to plan. Her crippled brother resents her, the servants do not obey her, and Rourke O'Malley, the dashing man she vowed to forget, refuses… Continue reading ‘Love’s Rescue’ by Christine Johnson

Anthology, Book Review

‘Dancing in The Duke’s Arms’ Anthology by Grace Burrowes, Shana Galen, Miranda Neville, Carolyn Jewel

STORIES: Why Do Dukes Fall in Love? Every summer the cream of society gathers at the Dukeries, named for the ducal estates concentrated in one small corner of Nottinghamshire. While the entertainments include parties, balls, and a famous boat race, the ducal hosts and their guests find heartbreak, love and happy endings. Four heartwarming stories… Continue reading ‘Dancing in The Duke’s Arms’ Anthology by Grace Burrowes, Shana Galen, Miranda Neville, Carolyn Jewel

Book Review

‘Maid for Romance’ by Ruth J. Hartman

STORY: Leah Hunter must choose between two men. Valet Daniel Barlow makes her laugh, fills her heart with delight, and answers her body’s desire for love. But Felton Kensington would give her a better life. Security. Prestige. And choosing him would take away the one thing that plagues her mind with worry and confusion. Felton Kensington… Continue reading ‘Maid for Romance’ by Ruth J. Hartman

Book Review

‘Virtue and Valor’ by Collette Cameron

STORY: Bartholomew Yancy never expected to inherit an English earldom and had no intention of marrying. Now, the Earl of Ramsbury and last in his line, he’s obligated to resign his position as England’s War Secretary, find a wife, and produce an heir. Only one woman holds the least appeal: Isobel Ferguson, an exquisite Scotswoman. Brought… Continue reading ‘Virtue and Valor’ by Collette Cameron

Book Review

‘The Cavendon Women’ by Barbara Taylor Bradford

STORY: The aristocratic Inghams have been served by the Swann family for centuries. The Cavendon Women follows these two families' journeys from a weekend in the summer of 1926 through to the devastation of the financial crash of 1929. It all begins on a summer weekend in July of 1926, when, for the first time in… Continue reading ‘The Cavendon Women’ by Barbara Taylor Bradford

Book Review

‘The Invention of Sarah Cummings’ by Olivia Newport

STORY: Sarah Cummings has one goal in life--to break into Chicago's high society. Desperate to stop serving dinner and to start eating at society tables, Sarah alters cast-off gowns from the wealthy Banning women to create lustrous, flattering dresses of her own. On a whim at a chance meeting, she presents herself as Serena Cuthbert, weaving… Continue reading ‘The Invention of Sarah Cummings’ by Olivia Newport

Book Review

‘Eight Hundred Grapes’ by Laura Dave

STORY: There are secrets you share, and secrets you hide… Growing up on her family’s Sonoma vineyard, Georgia Ford learned some important secrets. The secret number of grapes it takes to make a bottle of wine: eight hundred. The secret ingredient in her mother’s lasagna: chocolate. The secret behind ending a fight: hold hands. But just… Continue reading ‘Eight Hundred Grapes’ by Laura Dave

Book Review

‘Miss Prestwick’s Crusade’ by Anne Barbour

STORY: Miss Helen Prestwick's mission to prove her nephew is the legitimate heir to the Earldom of Camberwell hits a snag when she finds herself attracted to Edward Beresford...the current Earl of Camberwell! REVIEW: Edward Beresford, the twelfth Earl of Camberwell, is unmarried and lives at Whitehouse Abbey with his aunt, the Dowager Countess of Camberwell,… Continue reading ‘Miss Prestwick’s Crusade’ by Anne Barbour