Category: Regency

Mansfield Park (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) by Jane Austen

By Jane Austen

From its sharply satiric commencing sentence, Mansfield Park offers with cash and marriage, and the way strongly they have an effect on one another. Shy, fragile Fanny expense is the consummate "poor relation." despatched to dwell together with her prosperous uncle Thomas, she clashes together with his spoiled, egocentric daughters and falls in love together with his son. Their lives are extra complex through the coming of a couple of witty, refined Londoners, whose aptitude for flirtation collides with the quiet, conservative kingdom methods of Mansfield Park.

Written a number of years after the early manuscripts that finally turned Sense and Sensibility and Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park keeps Austen’s normal compassion and humor yet bargains a much more complicated exploration of ethical offerings and their emotional outcomes.

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The Kiss (Widows Club, Book 2) by Sophia Nash

By Sophia Nash

He had as soon as been her adored youth better half, after which the fellow she lusted for in mystery, yet Georgiana Wilde hasn't obvious lately widowed Quinn Fortesque because the day he married one other lady and shattered her center. Then destiny intervenes and brings the guy she desires approximately each one evening again to her . . . . Returning to the property on relatives enterprise, Quinn would favor not anything greater than to show the land over to Georgiana and depart the stories of his former existence in the back of. yet then the brooding marquis unearths himself less than the spell of the sweetness he as soon as left at the back of. together with her slightly hid passions, Georgiana melts his coolly guarded middle. without notice his well-ordered global is at risk of crashing down. And all of it begun with only one kiss . . . .

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The Handmaiden's Necklace by Kat Martin

By Kat Martin

5 years in the past, Rafael, Duke of Sheffield, believed he used to be betrayed by means of the lady he enjoyed and the ache haunts him nonetheless. while Rafe discovers that he was once cruelly tricked and that Danielle Duval was once by no means untrue, he is desirous to win her again. yet Dani is already on a steamer certain for the United States to marry one other guy. all of a sudden, Rafe follows her and, trapping her in a compromising scenario, quick makes her his spouse.

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Surrender to Sin by Tamara Lejeune

By Tamara Lejeune

To flee gossip in London because of a damaged engagement and a stolen diamond, heiress Abigail Ritchie adjustments her identify to overlook Smith, and rentals a home within the nation. with her chaperone - a hypochondriac followed via a full-time nurse - the trio break out to Hertfordshire. yet as soon as there they come upon mayhem, mishap, rustic fortune hunters, and a dangerously seductive yet deeply indebted lord of the manor, Cary Wayborn. Scandal maintains to welcome Abigail with open arms...and so does Cary. whilst the 2 locate themselves inadvertently surrendering to at least one evening of white-hot ardour and wish, Cary, a real gentleman, insists on marriage. but pass over Smith refuses his supply. Now, sorting via a bunch of gossips, mischief, and conspiracy, he is still fearless and decided to assert a love as impossible to resist because the girl herself...

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The MacGregor's Lady (MacGregors, Book 3) by Grace Burrowes

By Grace Burrowes

Asher MacGregor has back from years wandering the Canadian wasteland to imagine an earldom he’s refrained from, and to hunt a bride he doesn't wish. He’s saddled with an extra relations legal responsibility within the type of Boston heiress Hannah Cooper, whom he's to escort concerning the London ballrooms so she may well locate an English husband.

Hannah isn't any extra attracted to settling in Britain than Asher is in returning to the recent global, and but their sympathy for each other quickly turns to ardour. With Hannah apprehensive to come back to the kin she’s attempting to defend in Boston, and Asher absolute to his earldom within the Highlands, they have to belief in like to span an ocean of changes and problems.

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A Lady Awakened (Blackshear Family, Book 1) by Cecilia Grant

By Cecilia Grant

In Cecilia Grant’s emotionally wealthy and deeply passionate Regency romance debut, a care for a rumored rogue turns a formal younger lady into . . . A woman Awakened.

Newly widowed and desirous to defend her property and cherished servants from her malevolent brother-in-law, Martha Russell conceives a bold plan. Or really, a bold plan to conceive. in the end, if she has an inheritor at the manner, her destiny might be secured. leaving behind all she is familiar with of propriety, Martha ways her neighbor, a London exile with a depraved attractiveness, and provides a strictly enterprise proposition: a month of illicit interludes . . . for a fee.

Theophilus Mirkwood needs to be insulted. will be appalled. yet how can he withstand this siren in widow’s weeds, whose supply is just too outrageously tempting to say no? decided she’ll get her money’s worthy, Theo endeavors to rouse this shamefully overlooked good looks to the pleasures of the flesh—only to discover her lifeless set opposed to taking any entertainment within the scandalous cut price. definitely she can’t face up to him ceaselessly. yet may perhaps a lady’s candy quit open their hearts to the main unforeseen arrival of all . . . love?

From the Paperback edition.

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The Dress of the Season (The Blue Raven) by Kate Noble

By Kate Noble

Harris Dane, Viscount Osterley, orders a really positive and scandalously reduce gown to be made for a undeniable girl he needs to woo. whereas with the gown fashion designer, he additionally orders a couple of gloves to be despatched to his ward, omit Felicity Grove, to need her good for the hot Season. but if Felicity by accident gets the costume, in addition to Osterley’s affectionate notice, it units into movement a story of scandalous misunderstandings and love within the final position you glance.

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The Rake by Amy Watson

By Amy Watson

A candy, joyful, funny romance set for the duration of Jane Austen.
Lizzie desires to support her ally, Alexander, who thinks that if he appears like a rake he'll be capable to win the lady of his desires. She enlists the aid of Sophy and Jane, and jointly the younger ladies set approximately educating Alex find out how to costume like a rake.
but if Jane's cousin, James, and the good-looking Lord Wrexham input the image, multiple romance is at the playing cards. And Alex discovers that the girl of his goals will not be the lady he loves, in spite of everything.
comprises bonus brief tale, Cousin Winifred

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Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait (Windham, Book 8; Duke's by Grace Burrowes

By Grace Burrowes

What woman Jenny desires for Christmas...

For Christmas, soft-spoken woman Jenny Windham craves the liberty to pursue her inventive goals, even though that might scandalize her complete kin. She confides her goals to painter Elijah Harrison, simply because helping Elijah will carry Jenny that a lot in the direction of her heart's desire--won't it?

...Will holiday either their hearts.

Elijah Harrison unearths in Jenny an inspiring muse, and unique expertise, and likewise a beautiful and passionate lady. Elijah can simply help Jenny's profession at his personal peril, yet no longer encouraging her will be even worse. even if he does or doesn't support Jenny turn into an artist in her personal correct, he is aware he's going to lose her--and the affection of his lifetime--forever...

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