Category: Regency

Devil Takes a Bride (Knight Miscellany, Book 5) by Gaelen Foley

By Gaelen Foley

Unique booklet: 2004

Celebrated storyteller Gaelen Foley brings her craft to new heights with Devil Takes a Bride[i], the seductive story of a guy bent on revenge and the wonder who teaches him to like back. . . .
In the quiet English nation-state, faraway from the intrigues of London, Lizzie Carlisle slowly mends her damaged middle, devoting herself to her new place as lady’s significant other to the Dowager Viscountess Strathmore— until eventually her peaceable existence is grew to become the wrong way up by way of a trip from “Devil” Strathmore, the outdated woman’s untamed nephew—a dangerously good-looking guy whose depraved popularity hides a tortured soul.

Devlin Kimball, Lord Strathmore, has spent years adventuring at the excessive seas, suffering to make his peace with the tragedy that claimed the lives of his kin. yet now he has exposed the darkish fact at the back of the so-called coincidence and swears retribution. He has no purpose of taking a bride—until his eccentric aunt’s will forces he and Lizzie jointly, and Devlin reveals his route to vengeance blocked by means of the obdurate yet oh-so-tempting leave out Carlisle. Her passionate nature competitors his personal. yet dissatisfied as soon as via love, Lizzie will settle for not anything under his precise devotion. . . .

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Scandalous Again (Switching Places, Book 1) by Christina Dodd

By Christina Dodd

Unique ebook: 2003

Two beautiful cousins needs to trade identities in a scandalous deception.

Madeline de Lacy, the duchess of Magnus, prides herself on being probably the most good younger women in England, that's why she can't think that, in a flip of the playing cards, her noble father has misplaced his whole property -- and her! -- to a stranger.

On a project to salvage her kin fortune, she modifies locations along with her cousin and significant other, sending the meeker Eleanor to confront the guy who had received Madeline's hand. Now, Madeline is loose to go into the house of a infamous gambler, and pretends to be meek, humble, and useful with an iron. She is, in fact, none of these issues; she easily is resolved to win her family's fortune again. simply while she thinks concerns can't worsen, she meets Gabriel Ansell, the earl of Campion, and so they do. Horribly worse.

Four years in the past, Madeline was once engaged to Gabriel, and worshipped his conceited kisses. Now, being pressured to marry a guy she doesn't recognize pales compared to the ordeal of dealing with Gabriel back, the fellow who betrayed her -- Gabriel, the one guy she ever enjoyed.

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Beauty and the Spy (Holt Sisters Trilogy, Book 1) by Julie Anne Long

By Julie Anne Long

Unique e-book: 2006

SHOCKING! London's belle of the ball, Susannah Makepeace, is the final one who may still unexpectedly be caught within the sleepy village of Barnstable. on the town, she may by no means have obvious a guy swimming bare in a pond. and he or she definitely might have resisted the urge to attract each little bit of him in fabulous aspect! hot! only a few humans comprehend that Viscount equipment Whitelaw is the simplest secret agent in His Majesty's mystery provider. yet his high-flying lifestyles has ultimately banished him from London. to not worry#151;if Susannah's erotic sketches are any indication of her nature, she'll be a scrumptious stand-in for the joys of espionage. SCANDALOUS! whilst abnormal injuries persist with in Susannah's wake, Kit's secret agent senses commence tingling. For what larger secret is there for England's maximum undercover agent than the secrets and techniques of the delectable puzzle that's Susannah?

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A Gentleman's Honor (Bastion Club, Book 2) by Stephanie Laurens

By Stephanie Laurens

Unique book: 2003

The Season has but to start, and Bastion membership member Anthony Blake, Viscount Torrington, is already a goal for each matchmaking mama in London. yet there's just one woman who sparks his interest...

Desperate and penniless, yet decided, Alicia will make a astonishing fit for her ravishing more youthful sister! Masquerading because the widowed "Mrs. Carrington"—the excellent society chaperone—Alicia intends to boldly release her sibling into the ton. yet one moonlit evening walk may well end up her undoing while it ends up in an accusation of murder.

Every intuition Tony Blake possesses tells him that Alicia—the beautiful, distraught attractiveness he discovers status over a useless physique in his godmother's garden—is blameless of significant wrongdoing. His connections will permit him to take regulate of the investigation,, his social prominence will surely supply her public support.

But it's greater than honor by myself that compels Tony to guard his impressive, imperiled beauty—and he'll do every little thing in his seductive energy to make Alicia his.

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More Than Passion (Dashing Nobles, Book 1) by JoMarie DeGioia

By JoMarie DeGioia

Geoffrey Kane, Earl of Kanewood refuses to consider whatever greater than ardour. 4 years in the past, his fiancée betrayed him and he has no wish to event that back so while he meets the attractive Rebecca Kingsley, it’s ardour firstly sight. And merely ardour. Rebecca has led a truly quiet lifestyles operating for her father at a small nation resort. while she meets Geoffrey she falls in love with him straight away. yet she’s in basic terms the daughter of a baronet and males like Geoffrey by no means marry kingdom ladies like her. Do they? while Rebecca’s father attempts to marry her off to a filthy rich outdated guy, Geoffrey intervenes and marries her himself. He wishes her a great deal yet he couldn’t in all probability love her. Love is for fools. no less than that’s what he tells himself. yet a sinister enemy quickly threatens to ruin all that Geoffrey holds pricey, forcing him to stand the reality. His marriage is determined by it . . . and perhaps even Rebecca’s very lifestyles.

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Romancing Mr. Bridgerton (Bridgerton 4) by Julia Quinn

By Julia Quinn

On the 6th of April, within the 12 months 1812 - accurately days prior to her 16th birthday - Penelope Featherington fell in love. yet Colin Bridgerton definitely did not fall in love together with her in 1812 (and now not in 1813, 1814, 1815, or - oh blast, now not in all of the years 1816-1822, both, and definitely no longer in 1823, while he was once overseas the entire time, anyway..' Penelope Featherington has secretly cherished her top friend's brother forwell, it sounds like endlessly. After part a life of observing Colin Bridgerton from afar, she thinks she is familiar with every little thing approximately him, until eventually she stumbles throughout his private secretand fears she does not recognize him at all.
Colin Bridgerton is bored with being regarded as not anything yet an empty-headed charmer, uninterested in everyone's preoccupation with the infamous gossip columnist woman Whistledown, who can not seem to submit an variation with no pointing out him within the first paragraph. but if Colin returns to London from a visit abroard he discovers not anything in his existence is kind of an analogous - specifically Penelope Featherington! the woman haunting his goals. but if he discovers that Penelope has secrets and techniques of her personal, this elusive bachelor needs to decideis she his greatest hazard - or his promise of a contented ending?

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The Pretender (Liar's Club, Book 1) by Celeste Bradley

By Celeste Bradley

Unique ebook; 2003

Rule number one: by no means fall in love.

Celeste Bradley captivated critics and readers alike together with her unforgettable novel Fallen, which was once nominated for the distinguished RITA Award from Romance Writers of the US for most sensible First publication. Now, she brings us the sweetheart, the 1st publication within the wildly enjoyable, interesting, and horny new Liar's membership sequence either that includes impossible to resist heroes who're out to scouse borrow their major girls hearts!

She had a mystery she'd do whatever to hide.
Agatha Cunnington, a headstrong attractiveness from the rustic, has come to London looking for her lacking brother James. the single clue she has is a cryptic letter signed The Griffin. Agatha comes to a decision to conceal herself as a good married lady in order that she will be able to cross in regards to the urban overlooked. yet for her charade to paintings she wishes an appropriate "husband," ideally a person tall, stylish, and rakish-someone like Simon Montague Rain.

He had a mystery he'd do something to hide.
Simon Montague Rain, sometimes called The Magician, is a member of The Liar's membership, a renegade team of rogues and thieves within the provider of the Crown. while an individual starts murdering individuals of the undercover cabal one after the other, Simon is given the project to usher in The Griffin, one in every of his comrades who's suspected of betraying his brothers. Simon is going undercover and infiltrates the house of "Mrs." Agatha Applequist who he believes is the Griffin's mistress. ahead of Simon is familiar with what's occurred, he reveals himself irresistibly interested in Agatha's gentle, female charms-and he's tempted past cause to wreck the 1st rule of The Liar's membership: by no means fall in love.

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To Pleasure a Prince (The Royal Brotherhood) (v. 2) by Sabrina Jeffries

By Sabrina Jeffries

Bestselling writer Sabrina Jeffries pens the scorching tale of 1 of 3 half-noble part brothers, who makes a such a lot unwelcome front into society... and a such a lot unforeseen fit. attractive woman Regina Tremaine has grew to become down such a lot of suitors that she's known as l. a. Belle Dame Sans Merci. the reality: she will not marry simply because she consists of a gloomy mystery. She sees no stable cause, in spite of the fact that, why her brother won't courtroom the stunning Louisa North -- whether the girl's brother, the infamous "Dragon Viscount," items. Marcus North, Viscount Draker -- bastard son of the Prince of Wales -- is rumored to be a monster who holds girls captive in his darkish fort to have his approach with them. He has been exiled from well mannered society for years. but if woman Regina makes a plea on her brother's behalf, Marcus proposes an outrageous deal: her brother can court docket Louisa as long as Marcus can court docket Regina. Can the wonder and the beast continue to exist a formal courtship while the devastatingly flawed ardour among them threatens to reason the scandal of the century?

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The Perils of Pursuing a Prince (Desperate Debutantes, Book by Julia London

By Julia London

From New York Times bestselling writer Julia London comes the second one novel in her irresistibly romantic determined Debutantes trilogy, within which 3 by surprise destitute aristocratic younger women needs to lodge to determined ability to take care of appearances...and locate the husbands in their goals.

woman Greer Fairchild's in simple terms desire of averting marriage to the 1st bidder lies in travelling into the untamed Welsh nation-state looking for an inheritance she's uncertain even exists -- one reportedly managed through Rhodrick Glendower, Earl of Radnor, often referred to as the Prince of Powys. Rumor has it that the prince is tough, ruthless -- even a assassin. yet Greer by no means imagined that the brute could refuse to permit her depart his distant citadel until eventually she has confirmed her id. Or that she may locate herself powerfully drawn to this passionately virile guy whose gruff demeanor belies a proud and sensual nature. The additional Greer falls lower than his spell, the extra made up our minds she turns into to solve the secrets and techniques of her Welsh history and the secret surrounding the darkish prince who dares her to develop into his spouse and princess.

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