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Historical romance new titles

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In the mood for a classic love tale? Dial up the passion with our titillating tales from times gone by in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print or audio CD . This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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A modest independence  by Mimi Matthews

A modest independence

Mimi Matthews

Book

"Solicitor Tom Finchley has spent his life using his devious intellect to solve the problems of others. As for his own problems, they're nothing that a bit of calculated vengeance can't remedy. But that's all over now. He's finally ready to put the past...

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Scot under the covers  by Suzanne Enoch

Scot under the covers

Suzanne Enoch

Book

"Miranda Harris is known for her charm, wit, and ability to solve any problem she encounters. But when her brother lands neck-deep in gambling debt to a crafty villain and Miranda is subsequently blackmailed into marrying him, she must enlist the help...

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Seduce me with sapphires  by Jane Feather

Seduce me with sapphires

Jane Feather

Book

"The Honorable Miss Fenella Grantley has a secret: she's been taking drama classes and longs to be an actress. Ladies of her standing don't appear on stage, but Fenella has never been one for society's rules. She's quite excited to take on the challenge...

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The arrangement

The arrangement

Book

Mischief and the marquess: Justin, the Marquess of Fontaine, and Lady Sophie Milton-Riley are completely ill-suited to one another. But they will have to prove it in order to end their mothers' insistence that they should marry. Yet the more they attempt...

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Promised   by Leah Garriott

Promised

Leah Garriott

Book

"After the heartbreak and humiliation of a broken engagement, Margaret Brinton is determined to never allow her heart to be hurt again. But will her resolve hold when her father arranges for her to marry Lord Williams, a man who had once publically s...

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The pacifist  by Mehreen Ahmed

The pacifist

Mehreen Ahmed

Book

In 1866, Peter Baxter's misfortune ends the day he leaves Badgerys Creek orphanage. Unsure of what to do next, Peter finds himself on a farm run by Mr. Brown. An aging man, Brown needs help and is happy to give Peter a place to live in exchange for his...

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Hunting for a Highlander  by Lynsay Sands

Hunting for a Highlander

Lynsay Sands

Book

Lady Dwyn Innes is among the eligible women who have descended on Buchanan Keep, vying for the attention of the last unmarried brothers. Dwyn has resigned herself to becoming an old maid, yet a chance encounter with a stranger in the orchard awakens her...

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The land beneath us by Sarah Sundin

The land beneath us

Sarah Sundin

eAudiobook

In 1943, Private Clay Paxton trains hard with the US Army Rangers at Camp Forrest, Tennessee, determined to do his best in the upcoming Allied invasion of France. With his future stolen by his brothers' betrayal, Clay has only one thing to live for-f...

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His dark kiss by Eve Silver

His dark kiss

Eve Silver

Audio CD

"Rumors of madness and murder lurk within the crumbling walls of Manorbrier Castle. But Emma Parrish is not easily put off. She accepts a position no one else dares, as governess to the son of Lord Anthony Craven, the castle's dark master. Her presence...

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Daughters of Northern Shores by Joanne Bischof

Daughters of Northern Shores

Joanne Bischof

Audio CD

Heartache and regret, boldness and sacrifice. What will restoration cost the beloved Norgaard family? Aven Norgaard understands courage. Orphaned within an Irish workhouse, then widowed at just 19, she voyaged to America where she was wooed and wed by...

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This Terrible Beauty by Katrin Schumann

This Terrible Beauty

Katrin Schumann

Audio CD

"Can a wrong be made right? On the windswept shores of an East German island, Bettina Heilstrom struggles to build a life from the ashes. World War II has ended and her country is torn apart. Longing for a family, she marries Werner, an older bureaucrat...

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The runaway daughter by Joanna Rees

The runaway daughter

Joanna Rees

Large Print

"It's 1926 and Anna Darton is on the run from a terrible crime she was forced into committing. Alone and scared in London, salvation comes in the form of Nancy, a sassy American dancer at the notorious nightclub, the Zip Club. Re-inventing herself as...

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A touch of forever by Jo Goodman

A touch of forever

Jo Goodman

Large Print

"Lily Salt has sworn off men. After finally gaining her independence, the last thing she needs is another man telling her what to do. But the handsome railroad engineer from New York isn't at all what she expected. He's kind, gentle ... and tempting enough...

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When hope springs new by Janette Oke

When hope springs new

Janette Oke

eBook

"Leaving behind their dear friends in Beaver Creek, Elizabeth and Wynn take over an even more primitive RCMP outpost in the Canadian Northwest. A frontier woman now, Elizabeth had triumphed over the worst life could offer, or had she?"--Provided by p...

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When comes the spring by Janette Oke

When comes the spring

Janette Oke

eBook

"Elizabeth and Wynn find that their commitment to God and to each other gives their life meaning. Can their love for each other sustain them through a harsh winter, loneliness, and rigors of life without any of the conveniences they're used to?"--Provided...

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When calls the heart by Janette Oke

When calls the heart

Janette Oke

eBook

"A lovely eastern schoolteacher faces the frontier with the firm resolve to never marry a rowdy adventurer of the West"--Provided by publisher.

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The brightest of dreams  by Susan Anne Mason

The brightest of dreams

Susan Anne Mason

Book

"Quinten Aspinall is determined to fulfill a promise he made to his deceased father to keep his family together. To do so, he must travel to Canada to find his younger siblings, who were sent there as indentured workers while Quinn was away at war. He...

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Never kiss a duke  by Megan Frampton

Never kiss a duke

Megan Frampton

Book

"Sebastian, Duke of Hasford, has a title, wealth, privilege, and plenty of rakish charm. Until he discovers the only thing that truly belongs to him is his charm. An accident of birth has turned him into plain Mr. de Silva. Now, Sebastian is flummoxed...

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The seduction of Elliot McBride  by Jennifer Ashley

The seduction of Elliot McBride

Jennifer Ashley

Book

"Scotland, 1884 : Juliana St. John was raised to be very proper. After a long engagement, her wedding day dawns - only for Juliana to find herself jilted at the altar. Fleeing the mocking crowd, she stumbles upon Elliot McBride, the tall, passionate Scot...

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The other Bennet sister by Janice. author. Hadlow

The other Bennet sister

Janice. author. Hadlow

eBook

"Mary, the bookish ugly duckling of Pride and Prejudice's five Bennet sisters, emerges from the shadows and transforms into a desired woman with choices of her own... What if Mary Bennet's life took a different path from that laid out for her in Pride...

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The Castlefield collector by Freda Lightfoot

The Castlefield collector

Freda Lightfoot

eBook

Where there's muck, there's mettle...Dolly Tomkins has always known what it is to live hand to mouth. In the mean streets of a Salford struggling under the mantle of the Great Depression, the only one making a decent living is the talleyman. Though Nifty...

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The mist of her memory  by Suzan Lauder

The mist of her memory

Suzan Lauder

Book

"What happened that fateful morning in Lambton? What brutal attacker caused her grievous, near-fatal injuries? Does she remain in danger? Elizabeth cannot remember! ... Sequestered in her Aunt and Uncle Gardiner’s London home, Elizabeth Bennet tries to...

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The velvet ribbon by Nadine Dorries

The velvet ribbon

Nadine Dorries

eBook

"Mary Kate Malone finds that a secret life in the shadows with her great love, Dr Nicholas, brings heartache and sorrows. When disaster strikes unexpectedly, she turns to the only people she can trust, in the only place she feels safe - her Irish family...

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Unlaced by the Highland Duke by Lara (Romance fiction writer) Temple

Unlaced by the Highland Duke

Lara (Romance fiction writer) Templ...

eBook

A plain Regency governess...in bed with the duke! A Scottish castle through the ages! Unceremoniously packed off to Scotland to care for the Duke of Lochmore's young son, practical widow Joane Langdale fears she will be ignored as always. But the dee...

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Seduce Me with Sapphires by Jane Feather

Seduce Me with Sapphires

Jane Feather

eBook

The Honorable Miss Fenella Grantley has a secret: she's been taking drama classes and longs to be an actress. Ladies of her standing don't appear on stage, but Fenella has never been one for society's rules. She's quite excited to take on the challenge...

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Hunting for a Highlander by Lynsay Sands

Hunting for a Highlander

Lynsay Sands

eBook

Lady Dwyn Innes feels utterly out of place among the eligible women who've descended on Buchanan Keep, vying for the attention of the last unmarried brothers. She isn't long-legged and slender like her sisters, or flirtatious and wily like other lasses....

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Lighthouse by Eugenia Price

Lighthouse

Eugenia Price

eAudiobook

Raised in post-Revolution Granville, Massachusetts, James Gould could only imagine the beauty and warmth of the lands to the south. It was there that he longed to build bridges and lighthouses from his very own designs and plans. His gripping story unfolds...

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In the lion's den by Barbara Taylor Bradford

In the lion's den

Barbara Taylor Bradford

Audio CD

"London 1889: Victorian London is a place of wealth, privilege and poverty, a city of extremes. For James Falconer, who grew up as a barrow boy on a London market, it is a city of opportunity. Working his way up Henry Malvern's trading company in Pic...

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Her scandalous pursuit  by Candace Camp

Her scandalous pursuit

Candace Camp

Book

"Thisbe Moreland is used to men not taking her seriously. As a scientist, she's accustomed to being the only woman at lectures and meetings, her presence met with scorn and derision. So it comes as a pleasant surprise when she sits next to a handsome...

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Never kiss a duke by Megan Frampton

Never kiss a duke

Megan Frampton

eBook

Sebastian, Duke of Hasford, has a title, wealth, privilege, and plenty of rakish charm. Until he discovers the only thing that truly belongs to him is his charm. An accident of birth has turned him into plain Mr. de Silva. Now, Sebastian is flummoxed...

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Pathfinder by Anna Schmidt

Pathfinder

Anna Schmidt

eBook

"Return to a time when the West was Wild... Captain Max Winslow was once a pathfinder for the Army, blazing trails and keeping his brothers-in-arms safe. Now he's the star of a Wild West show, reminding curious audiences of days long gone. The world around...

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The summer duchess by Jillian Eaton

The summer duchess

Jillian Eaton

eAudiobook

Jillian Eaton presents the third book in her A Duchess for All Seasons series. Contains mature themes.

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On bended knee  by Celeste Bradley

On bended knee

Celeste Bradley

Book

"Lysander Worthington has existed in a dark place since he came back from the war. His heart seems like a locked chamber, hidden even from his beloved family. When Lysander encounters an enraged farm animal in a remote Yorkshire village, his battle i...

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Nefarious  by Nicole Clarkston

Nefarious

Nicole Clarkston

Book

"Once trapped by marriage to a woman he loathed, Fitzwilliam Darcy is finally free again. Resentful, bewildered, and angry, he is eager to begin his life over—preferably with a woman who is the exact opposite of his wife.He never imagined a short stay...

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The mail order bride's secret  by Linda Broday

The mail order bride's secret

Linda Broday

Book

"When three young children show up on outlaw Tait Trinity's doorstep, he knows he can't help them--a wanted man has no business raising kids. And yet he can't bring himself to turn them away. At a loss, he sends for the mail order bride he'd been writing...

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Yours truly, Thomas by Rachel Fordham

Yours truly, Thomas

Rachel Fordham

eAudiobook

For three years, Penny Ercanbeck has been opening other people's mail. Dead ends are a reality for clerks at the Dead Letter Office. Still, she dreams of something more--a bit of intrigue, a taste of romance, or at least a touch less loneliness. When...

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A wicked kind of husband by Mia Vincy

A wicked kind of husband

Mia Vincy

Audio CD

"Cassandra DeWitt has seen her husband only once - on their wedding day two years earlier - and this arrangement suits her perfectly. She has no interest in the rude, badly behaved man she married only to secure her inheritance. She certainly has no ...

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To wed a wild Scot by Anna (Romance fiction writer) Bradley

To wed a wild Scot

Anna (Romance fiction writer) Bradl...

eBook

A single lady of birth, beauty, and large fortune should not have this much trouble making a match. Yet after two failed betrothals, Lady Juliana Bernard is in a bind. She must find a husband at once or lose guardianship of her beloved niece. The Duke...

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The laird's vow by Heather Grothaus

The laird's vow

Heather Grothaus

eBook

In medieval Scotland, the illegitimate children of a notorious criminal vie to claim their birthrights, and find that love is an even greater prize ... Edinburgh merchant Tavish Cameron has no choice but to pay outrageous tolls to the nobility, until...

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The trouble with princesses by Tracy Anne Warren

The trouble with princesses

Tracy Anne Warren

eBook

Just before receiving her inheritance, Princess Ariadne decides to defy convention and take a lover, renowned bachelor Rupert Whyte, instead of a husband.

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The prince of Broadway by Joanna Shupe

The prince of Broadway

Joanna Shupe

eBook

In the second novel in Joanna Shupe's the Uptown Girl series, a ruthless casino owner bent on revenge finds his plans upended by a beautiful woman who proves to be more determined than he is--and too irresistible to deny.

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Yesterday's tomorrow  by Catherine (Catherine J.) West

Yesterday's tomorrow

Catherine (Catherine J.) West

Book

"Vietnam 1967.Independent, career-driven journalist Kristin Taylor wants two things: to honor her father’s memory by becoming an award-winning overseas correspondent, and to keep tabs on her only brother, Teddy, who signed up for the war against their...

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The telegraph proposal by Gina Welborn

The telegraph proposal

Gina Welborn

Large Print

"In the rough and rugged Montana Territory, the journey to true love is filled with unexpected twists--and sweet rewards--for daring frontier women who faithfully believe every heart has a home ... With the help of the Archer Matrimonial Company, Yancey...

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A distance too grand by Regina Scott

A distance too grand

Regina Scott

Large Print

"Meg Pero has been assisting her photographer father since she was big enough to carry his equipment, so when he dies she is determined to take over his profession--starting with fulfilling the contract he signed to serve on an Army survey of the North...

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Miss Serena's secret by Carolyn Miller

Miss Serena's secret

Carolyn Miller

Large Print

"With devastating scars in her past, Serena Winthrop is sure no man can be trusted--especially not a man like the too-smooth Viscount Carmichael. His reputation as a flirt and a gambler is everything she despises. And the young artist makes sure that...

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The bridge to Belle Island by Julie Klassen

The bridge to Belle Island

Julie Klassen

Large Print

"After a humiliating mistake, lawyer Benjamin Booker resolves to never again trust a beautiful woman. When an old friend is killed, the senior partner isn't satisfied with Bow Street's efforts and asks Benjamin to investigate. Eager to leave London for...

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When a duchess says I do by Grace Burrowes

When a duchess says I do

Grace Burrowes

Large Print

'Duncan Wentworth tried his hand at rescuing a damsel in distress once long ago, and he's vowed he'll never make that mistake again. Nonetheless, when he comes across Matilda Wakefield in the poacher-infested and far-from-enchanted woods of his estate,...

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The lady travelers guide to happily ever after by Victoria Alexander

The lady travelers guide to happily ever after

Victoria Alexander

Large Print

"Some marry for love. Some marry for money. But Violet Hagen's quick wedding to irresponsible James Branham, heir to the Earl of Ellsworth, was to avoid scandal. Though her heart was broken when she learned James never wanted marriage or her, Violet ...

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Princess by Gaelen Foley

Princess

Gaelen Foley

eBook

Darius Santiago is the King's most trusted man, a master spy and assassin. Handsome, charming, ruthless--he has one weakness, the stunning Princess Serafina. She is all he has ever wanted and everything he cannot have.

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Prince Charming by Gaelen Foley

Prince Charming

Gaelen Foley

eBook

Lady Daniela Chiaramonte spends her nights robbing from the rich in order to feed the poor, but when she robs the carriage of Prince Rafael, she knows her days of thieving are over. Instead of being doomed to a life of imprisonment, she finds herself...

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Three sisters, three queens by Philippa Gregory

Three sisters, three queens

Philippa Gregory

eAudiobook

The little-known story of three Tudor women who are united in sisterhood and yet compelled to be rivals when they fulfill their destinies as queens. When Katherine of Aragon is brought to the Tudor court as a young bride, the oldest princess, Margaret,...

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Hell of a lady by Annabelle Anders

Hell of a lady

Annabelle Anders

eAudiobook

Miss Rhododendron Mossant has given up on men, love, and worst of all, herself. Once a flirtatious beauty, the nightmares of her past have frozen her in fear. Ruined and ready to call it quits, all she can hope for is divine intervention. THE ANGELIC...

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Heart on the line by Karen Witemeyer

Heart on the line

Karen Witemeyer

eAudiobook

Grace Mallory is tired of running, of hiding. But when an old friend sends an after-hours telegraph transmission warning Grace that the man who has hunted her for nearly a year has discovered her location, she fears she has no choice. She can't let the...

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One enchanted evening by Anton Du Beke

One enchanted evening

Anton Du Beke

eAudiobook

London, 1936. Inside the spectacular Grand Ballroom of the exclusive Buckingham Hotel the rich and powerful, politicians, film stars, even royalty, rub shoulders with Raymond de Guise and his troupe of talented dancers from all around the world, who ...

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My darling duke by Stacy Reid

My darling duke

Stacy Reid

eAudiobook

Miss Katherine Danvers has always been a wallflower. But now with her family on the brink of financial ruin, she finds herself a desperate wallflower. To save her family, she'll do anything. Luckily, she has the perfect plan . . . She'll impress the ton...

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The determined Lord Hadleigh by Virginia Heath

The determined Lord Hadleigh

Virginia Heath

Large Print

He's got iron control...But she might be his undoing! Part of The King's Elite. Haunted by Penny Penhurst's courage on the witness stand, meticulous barrister Lord Hadleigh offers her a housekeeping position at his estate. Despite trying to stay deta...

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The thief of Lanwyn Manor by Sarah E Ladd

The thief of Lanwyn Manor

Sarah E Ladd

Audio CD

Cornwall, England 1818. A diversion is what Julia Twethewey needs to mend her broken heart, so when her aunt invites her to Lanwyn Manor to be a companion to her pregnant cousin, Julia eagerly accepts. Lanwyn Manor is at the heart of Cornwall's minin...

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Westward the dream by Judith Pella

Westward the dream

Judith Pella

eBook

A tale of the western frontier begins with the hope of a transcontinental railroad.

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Daughter of the Tide by Leah Fleming

Daughter of the Tide

Leah Fleming

eBook

It is 1939 and the eve of the Second World War when the handsome sailor Ewan Mackinnon returns to his childhood home on the remote Hebridean island of Phetray. He was forced to run from the ignominy of a terrible event, the disgraced Minister's son. ...

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Scales of gold by Dorothy Dunnett

Scales of gold

Dorothy Dunnett

eAudiobook

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Scales of Gold by Dorothy Dunnett, read by John Banks. The year 1464 finds our hero Nicholas in Venice. Plagued by enemies bent on dissolving his assets and smearing his character, he sets sail for Africa, le...

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The last letter from Juliet by Melanie (Fiction writer) Hudson

The last letter from Juliet

Melanie (Fiction writer) Hudson

eAudiobook

For fans of Soraya M. Lane, Heather Morris, Fiona Valpy and Pam Jenoff. Inspired by the brave women of WWII, this is a moving and powerful novel of friendship, love and resilience. A story of love not a story of a war A daring WWII pilot who grew up among...

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An uncommon woman by Laura Frantz

An uncommon woman

Laura Frantz

eAudiobook

Unflinching and plainspoken, Tessa Swan is not your typical eighteenth-century woman. Born and bred on the western Virginia frontier along with her five brothers, she is a force to be reckoned with. Quiet and courageous, Clay Tygart is not your typic...

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The thief of Lanwyn Manor  by Sarah E. Ladd

The thief of Lanwyn Manor

Sarah E. Ladd

Book

"Cornwall, England, 1818. Julia Twethewey needs a diversion to mend her broken heart, so when her cousin invites her to Lanwyn Manor, Julia eagerly accepts. The manor is located at the heart of Cornwall’s mining industry, and as a guest Julia is swept...

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Longings of the heart by Bonnie Leon

Longings of the heart

Bonnie Leon

eBook

It's the early 1800s and the wondrous land of Australia is full of possibilities as settlers stake their claims. Hannah and John are settling some land in New South Wales and hoping to start a family. But their bright hopes for the future are clouded...

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Enduring love by Bonnie Leon

Enduring love

Bonnie Leon

eBook

Just when things seem to be looking up for John and Hannah Bradshaw, their world is turned upside-down, in this conclusion to the Sydney Cove trilogy.

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An unlikely suitor by Nancy Moser

An unlikely suitor

Nancy Moser

eBook

When dressmaker Lucy Scarpelli befriends socialite Rowena Langdon, she visits the Langdon mansion in Newport, Rhode Island, and falls for a high-society man, while Rowena struggles with her upcoming arranged marriage.

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All the ways we said goodbye by Beatriz Williams

All the ways we said goodbye

Beatriz Williams

eBook

An heiress, a resistance fighter, and a widow are all joined by one legendary hotel: the Ritz in Paris.

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The whispers of war  by Julia. author. Kelly

The whispers of war

Julia. author. Kelly

Book

"August, 1939, Britain watches the headlines in fear of another devastating war with Germany and three childhood friends must choose between friendship or country. Socialite Nora is determined to find her place in the Home Office's Air Raid Precautio...

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The wicked redhead by Beatriz Williams

The wicked redhead

Beatriz Williams

Large Print

"Ginger Kelly wakes up in 1924 in tranquil Cocoa Beach, Florida, after fleeing to safety with disgraced Prohibition agent Oliver Anson Marshall, and her newly-orphaned young sister, Patsy. But Marshall is reinstated to the agency with suspicious haste...

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The clergyman's wife by Molly Greeley

The clergyman's wife

Molly Greeley

Large Print

"Charlotte Collins, nee Lucas, is the respectable wife of Hunsford's vicar, and sees to her duties by rote: keeping house, caring for their adorable daughter, visiting parishioners, and patiently tolerating the lectures of her awkward husband and his...

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Diamond in the rough by Jen Turano

Diamond in the rough

Jen Turano

Large Print

"As part of a bargain with her grandmother, Poppy Garrison accepts an unusual proposition to participate in the New York social season. Forced to travel to America to help his cousin find an heiress to wed, bachelor Reginald Blackburn is asked to give...

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The art of theft by Sherry (Sherry M.) Thomas

The art of theft

Sherry (Sherry M.) Thomas

Large Print

"As 'Sherlock Holmes, consulting detective', Charlotte Holmes has solved murders and found missing individuals. But she has never stolen a priceless artwork--or rather, made away with the secrets hidden behind a much-coveted canvas. But Mrs. Watson i...

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The roll of the drums by Jan Drexler

The roll of the drums

Jan Drexler

Large Print

"Ruby Weaver's curly red hair isn't the only thing that sets her apart from her Amish community in 1863. Twenty-eight and single, Ruby doesn't believe a woman needs to be married in order to be happy. Her ailing friend Lovinia Fischer, however, has other...

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The emerald affair  by Janet MacLeod Trotter

The emerald affair

Janet MacLeod Trotter

Book

"In Scotland in the aftermath of the First World War, nurse Esmie McBride meets handsome Captain Tom Lomax at her best friend Lydia's home. Esmie is at first concerned for Tom's shell shock, then captivated by his charm, but it's effervescent Lydia he...

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The spy wore blue by Shana Galen

The spy wore blue

Shana Galen

Book

Blue, an elite spy, tracks an assassin to Naples and the theater where his estranged wife performs. As he falls in love with his Helena again, Blue races to apprehend the assassin before he destroys them both.

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The governess of Highland Hall by Carrie Turansky

The governess of Highland Hall

Carrie Turansky

eBook

"Worlds lie between the marketplaces of India and the halls of a magnificent country estate like Highland Hall. Will Julia be able to find her place when a governess is neither upstairs family nor downstairs help? Missionary Julia Foster loves workin...

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The raider by Monica McCarty

The raider

Monica McCarty

Book

After consolidating his gains against the enemy English, King Robert the Bruce of Scotland sends his best soldiers to fortify the lawless borders. These legendary warriors of the Highland Guard let nothing come before king and country 'except the calling...

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The doctor's lady by Jody Hedlund

The doctor's lady

Jody Hedlund

eBook

Priscilla knew God wanted her to be a missionary, not a wife. The missionary board declares the only way she can serve is to be married, and so she embarks on a marriage in name only ... a marriage that will test her spirit ... and the new longings of...

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The pirate prince by Gaelen Foley

The pirate prince

Gaelen Foley

Book

When pirate prince Lazar di Fiori returns to the island of Ascension to retrieve his stolen legacy from Allegra Monteverdi's father, he seizes Allegra as the price of his vengeance and carries her off to sea.

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Once an heiress by Elizabeth Boyce

Once an heiress

Elizabeth Boyce

eBook

Lily Bachman has the largest dowry the haut ton has seen in years. Her fortune is meant to secure her marriage to a titled gentleman, but instead it has sent every fortune hunter in London into a frenzy. Despite her father's insistence that she choose...

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The other Bennet sister  by Janice. author. Hadlow

The other Bennet sister

Janice. author. Hadlow

Book

"Mary, the bookish ugly duckling of Pride and Prejudice’s five Bennet sisters, emerges from the shadows and transforms into a desired woman with choices of her own... What if Mary Bennet’s life took a different path from that laid out for her in Pride...

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The princess plan  by Julia London

The princess plan

Julia London

Book

"London’s high society loves nothing more than a scandal. And when the personal secretary of the visiting Prince Sebastian of Alucia is found murdered, it’s all anyone can talk about, including Eliza Tricklebank. Her unapologetic gossip gazette has b...

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Finding Lady Enderly by Joanna Davidson Politano

Finding Lady Enderly

Joanna Davidson Politano

Large Print

"Raina Bretton is a rag woman in London's east end when a handsome stranger appears in a dank alley and offers her a glittering smile and a chance for adventure. Rothburne Abbey has a unique position for her, one that will take her away from her hard...

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Meg and Jo by Virginia Kantra

Meg and Jo

Virginia Kantra

eAudiobook

From New York Times bestselling author Virginia Kantra comes a heartwarming modern novel inspired by the timeless classic Little Women. The March sisters-reliable Meg, independent Jo, stylish Amy and shy Beth-have grown up to pursue their separate dreams....

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The surplus girls by Polly Heron

The surplus girls

Polly Heron

eBook

Belinda Layton is a surplus girl. One of the many women whose dreams of marriage perished in the Great War, with the death of her beloved fiancé, Ben. After four years of mourning, she's ready to face the future, even though Ben's family is not happy...

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The thief of Lanwyn Manor by Sarah E. Ladd

The thief of Lanwyn Manor

Sarah E. Ladd

eBook

"Perfect for fans of Poldark, Sarah E. Ladd latest Regency romance, The Thief of Lanwyn Manor, explores Cornwall, England, and the secrets within one of its historic manor houses"--

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The girl from the corner shop by Alrene Hughes

The girl from the corner shop

Alrene Hughes

Large Print

"Widowed early in World War Two, heartbroken Helen Heaton is working in the family corner shop, trying to rebuild her shattered life. When the shop is robbed, she meets Matthew, a young police constable and he inspires her to join the Women's Auxiliary...

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Love covers by Julia David

Love covers

Julia David

Large Print

"The town of Greenlock has shunned Lauren, the daughter of the local mortician, who has begrudgingly taken over her father’s duties. Day after day the work creates loneliness in her tender heart that spurs despondence. Then a voice speaks from the mo...

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The abominable Mr. Darcy  by J. Dawn King

The abominable Mr. Darcy

J. Dawn King

Book

"Mr. Darcy was an enigma ... until he spoke. Then, he was the enemy. Miss Elizabeth Bennet's eyes are instantly drawn towards a handsome, mysterious guest who arrives at the Meryton Assembly with the Bingley party. The gentleman destroys her illusions...

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The station by Keira Andrews

The station

Keira Andrews

eAudiobook

Two men exiled to an untamed land must capture love. Ever since Cambridge-bound Colin Lancaster spied on stable master Patrick Callahan mastering another man, he's longed for Patrick to do the same to him. When Patrick is caught with his pants down a...

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