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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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The other Miss Bridgerton by Julia Quinn

The other Miss Bridgerton

Julia Quinn

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Fiercely independent and adventurous, Poppy Bridgerton will only wed a suitor whose keen intellect and interests match her own. Sadly, none of the fools from her London season qualify. While visiting a friend on the Dorset coast, Poppy is pleasantly ...

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Dangerous by Minerva Spencer

Dangerous

Minerva Spencer

Large Print

"What sort of lady doesn't make her debut until the age of thirty-two? A timeless beauty with a mysterious past-and a future she intends to take into her own hands . . . Lady Euphemia Marlington hasn't been free in seventeen years-since she was captured...

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A devil of a duke by Madeline Hunter

A devil of a duke

Madeline Hunter

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"He may be a devil. He's infamous, debaucherous, and known all over town for his complete disregard for scandal, and positively irresistible seductions. Gabriel St. James, Duke of Langford, is obscenely wealthy, jaw-droppingly handsome, and used to g...

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The lieutenant's bargain by Regina (Regina Lea) Jennings

The lieutenant's bargain

Regina (Regina Lea) Jennings

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Hattie Walker dreams of becoming a painter, while her parents want her to settle down. As a compromise, they give her two months to head to Denver and place her works in an exhibition or give up the dream forever. Her journey is derailed when a gunman...

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A bound heart by Laura Frantz

A bound heart

Laura Frantz

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"Magnus MacLeish and Lark MacDougall grew up on the same castle grounds. Magnus is now laird of the great house and the Isle of Kerrera; Lark is but the keeper of his bees and the woman he is hoping will provide a tincture that might help his ailing ...

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Ashes on the moor by Sarah M. Eden

Ashes on the moor

Sarah M. Eden

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"After the death of her parents, Evangeline must succeed as a schoolteacher in a remote region of Northern England in order to claim her inheritance from her grandfather and be reunited with her younger sister, Lucy. When a local bricklayer, Dermot, offers...

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My one and only Duke by Grace Burrowes

My one and only Duke

Grace Burrowes

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"One minute, London banker Quinn Wentworth is facing execution. The next, he's declared the long-lost heir to a dukedom. Quinn has fought his way up from the vilest slums, and now he's ready to use every dirty trick he knows to find the enemy who sch...

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Devil's daughter by Lisa Kleypas

Devil's daughter

Lisa Kleypas

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Although beautiful young widow Phoebe, Lady Clare, has never met West Ravenel, she knows one thing for certain: he's a mean, rotten bully. Back in boarding school, he made her late husband's life a misery, and she'll never forgive him for it. But when...

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A marriage deal with the viscount by Bronwyn Scott

A marriage deal with the viscount

Bronwyn Scott

Book

After an abusive marriage, Sofia is struggling to find acceptance in Society. So when dashing Viscount Taunton needs her investment for his business, she's surprised by his strong, supportive nature. In Conall's arms she discovers true pleasure. Yet to...

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The uncompromising Lord Flint by Virginia Heath

The uncompromising Lord Flint

Virginia Heath

Book

Part of The King's Elite. Charged with high treason, Lady Jessamine Fane is under the watchful eye of icily calm Lord Peter Flint. It's a task this spy won't be swayed from, no matter how alluring his prisoner! Only it's not long before Flint realises...

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A vow for an heiress by Helen Dickson

A vow for an heiress

Helen Dickson

Book

With his bankrupt and crumbling estate, Lord Ashurst and his situation are well known to the ton. He needs a wife, and she must be rich! He leaps at a marriage of convenience with heiress Rosa Ingram. She might be beautiful, kind and brave, but when ...

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The liberty bride by M. L. Tyndall

The liberty bride

M. L. Tyndall

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"A trip home from England to Maryland in 1812 finds Emeline Baratt a captive on a British warship and forced to declare her allegiance between the British and Americans. Remaining somewhat politically neutral on a ship where her nursing skills are de...

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A surrendered heart  by Tracie Peterson

A surrendered heart

Tracie Peterson

Book

"Twenty-one-year-old Amanda Broadmoor wrestles with her desire to work in the medical field, despite her family's wishes for her to marry and have children, when cholera breaks out in Rochester, New York in 1899."--Publisher's description.

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What the wind knows  by Amy Harmon

What the wind knows

Amy Harmon

Book

"Anne Gallagher grew up enchanted by her grandfather's stories of Ireland. Heartbroken at his death, she travels to his childhood home to spread his ashes. There, overcome with memories of the man she adored and consumed by a history she never knew, she...

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In the shadow of Croft Towers by Abigail Wilson

In the shadow of Croft Towers

Abigail Wilson

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"When Sybil Delafield's coach to Croft Towers was robbed by highwaymen, she should have realized that her new position as companion to old Mrs. Chalcroft would be no ordinary job. Upon Sybil's arrival, Mrs. Chalcroft sneaks into her room in the dark of...

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The unexpected champion by Mary Connealy

The unexpected champion

Mary Connealy

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"City dweller John McCall never expected to be out in the High Sierras of 1868 on a wild-goose chase to find the Chiltons' supposedly lost grandson. But now that he's out here, things have gotten even more complicated, mostly due to wildcat Penny Scott....

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Daughter of the Murray by Darry Fraser

Daughter of the Murray

Darry Fraser

Audio CD

"1890s, River Murray, Northern Victoria. Young and spirited Georgina Calthorpe is not happy living with her foster family, the MacHenrys, on their neglected sheep run on the banks of the River Murray. Unlike the rest of the family, she isn't looking forward...

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The sky above us  by Sarah Sundin

The sky above us

Sarah Sundin

Book

"Numbed by grief and harboring shameful secrets, Lt. Adler Paxton ships to England with the US 357th Fighter Group in 1943. Determined to become an ace pilot, Adler battles the German Luftwaffe in treacherous dogfights in the skies over France as the...

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Sleepless in Scotland by May McGoldrick

Sleepless in Scotland

May McGoldrick

eAudiobook

From USA Today bestselling author May McGoldrick, Sleepless in Scotland is a charming tale of loss, justice, and passion. Captain Ian Bell is a tortured man fighting through grief and guilt over the loss of his sister. When she went missing, he searched...

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With this pledge by Tamera Alexander

With this pledge

Tamera Alexander

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"On the night of November 30, 1864, a brutal battle in Franklin, Tennessee, all but decimates the Confederacy and nearly kills Captain Roland Ward Jones. A decorated Mississippi sharpshooter, Jones has a vision on the battlefield and, despite the severity...

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Time's convert by Deborah E. Harkness

Time's convert

Deborah E. Harkness

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"Set in contemporary Paris and London, and the American colonies during the upheaval and unrest that exploded into the Revolutionary War, a sweeping story that braids together the past and present. On the battlefields of the American Revolution, Matthew...

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Beautiful exiles by Meg Waite Clayton

Beautiful exiles

Meg Waite Clayton

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"Headstrong, accomplished journalist Martha Gellhorn is confident with words but less so with men when she meets disheveled literary titan Ernest Hemingway in a dive bar. Their friendship, forged over writing, talk, and family dinners, flourishes int...

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Frontline nurses by Holly (Historical fiction writer) Green

Frontline nurses

Holly (Historical fiction writer) G...

eBook

After training with the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry, Leonora Malham Brown sets off to Europe with her new friend, Victoria, determined to do her bit for the war effort. The battlefield is a difficult place for a woman so Leonora cuts her hair short and...

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Frontline nurses on duty by Holly (Historical fiction writer) Green

Frontline nurses on duty

Holly (Historical fiction writer) G...

eBook

When war is declared in 1914, Leonora Malham Brown and her best friend Victoria, head to Calais to volunteer with the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry. But Leonora is torn between doing her duty and love. Determined to see her sweetheart, Colonel Malkovic,...

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Bound to her blood enemy by Tora Williams

Bound to her blood enemy

Tora Williams

eBook

Norman heiress, Matilda Comyn is desperate to escape her grasping guardian and reclaim her inheritance. After a lifetime of being let down by men, she wants to rule her lands on her own terms. She can't escape without help and battles her mistrust wh...

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Where the fire falls by Karen Barnett

Where the fire falls

Karen Barnett

eAudiobook

Watercolorist Olivia Rutherford has shed her humble beginnings to fashion her image as an avant-garde artist to appeal to the region's wealthy art-collectors. When she lands a lucrative contract painting illustrations of Yosemite National Park for a ...

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The road to Paradise by Karen Barnett

The road to Paradise

Karen Barnett

eAudiobook

It's 1927, and the National Park Service is in its youth when Margie, an avid naturalist, lands a coveted position alongside the park rangers living and working in the unrivaled splendor of Mount Rainier's long shadow. But Chief Ranger Ford Brayden is...

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When a duchess says I do  by Grace Burrowes

When a duchess says I do

Grace Burrowes

Book

'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 artful match  by Jennifer Delamere

The artful match

Jennifer Delamere

Book

"Cara Bernay has never fit in. At loose ends in 1881 London after a near tragedy costs her a job, she befriends a carefree artist. With his help, she begins planning a new life and developing her own artistic talent. But soon Cara finds herself at odds...

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The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry

The Essex Serpent

Sarah Perry

Book

"London, 1893. When Cora Seaborne's husband dies, she steps into her new life as a widow with as much relief as sadness: her marriage was an unhappy one. Seeking refuge in fresh air and open space, she leaves for coastal Essex, accompanied by her...

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The great pretenders by Laura Kalpakian

The great pretenders

Laura Kalpakian

eBook

"An unforgettable novel from an award-winning author about an ambitious young agent's daring fight to protect blacklisted writers in McCarthy-era Hollywood and her passionate relationship with an African American journalist. Outraged by her grandfath...

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The girl in the photograph by Kirsty Ferry

The girl in the photograph

Kirsty Ferry

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"What if the past was trying to teach you a lesson? Staying alone in the shadow of an abandoned manor house in Yorkshire would be madness to some, but art enthusiast Lissy de Luca can't wait. Lissy has her reasons for seeking isolation, and she wants...

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The thief's daughter by Victoria Cornwall

The thief's daughter

Victoria Cornwall

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"Eighteenth-century Cornwall is crippled by debt and poverty, while the gibbet casts a shadow of fear over the land. Yet, when night falls, free traders swarm onto the beaches and smuggling prospers. Terrified by a thief-taker's warning as a child, Jenna...

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An orphan's war by Molly Green

An orphan's war

Molly Green

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"Liverpool, 1940. When her childhood sweetheart Johnny is killed in action, Maxine Grey loses more than her husband – she loses her best friend. Desperate to make a difference in this awful war, Maxine takes a nursing job at London’s St Thomas’s hospital....

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To wed an heiress  by Karen Ranney

To wed an heiress

Karen Ranney

Book

"Rebellion drove Mercy Rutherford to Scotland to escape the possessive grip of her fiancé. But it's fate that lands her in the crumbling highlands castle of Lennox Caitheart. A dreamer with visions of inventing airships, he's most certainly mad. Hand...

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A forbidden love by Kerry Postle

A forbidden love

Kerry Postle

eBook

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Shadow among sheaves by Naomi Stephens

Shadow among sheaves

Naomi Stephens

eBook

A Timeless, Beautiful Allegory of the Biblical Love Story of Ruth and Boaz The Great Rebellion of 1857 was a remarkably bloody business. At a time when Britain's imperial influence in India was sparking brutal clashes on both sides, no one could have...

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A lord apart by Jane Ashford

A lord apart

Jane Ashford

eBook

"After his parents' sudden death, Daniel Frith, Viscount Whitfield, is struggling to unravel a web of chaotic family records. He is astonished to learn his father's will contains a mysterious legacy: a house left to a complete stranger. He knows nothing...

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Milady in love by M. C. Beaton

Milady in love

M. C. Beaton

Audio CD

Just when he'd fobbed off the last brat, another appeared to take her place. Poor Lord Anselm! The dashing bachelor was plagued with dying relatives leaving their female children to his care. He had seen so many go from the schoolroom to the marriage...

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The northern lady by Anna Jacobs

The northern lady

Anna Jacobs

eBook

When beautiful Cassandra Trent is told that she must join her aunt and have a London Season, the twenty-year-old is full of rage. Brought up in the Northern town of Bardsley and still getting over the loss of her beloved mother, she is convinced that...

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Pacific by Judy Nunn

Pacific

Judy Nunn

Audio CD

"Australian actress Samantha Lindsay is thrilled when she scores her first lead movie role in the Hollywood epic Torpedo Junction, playing a character based on World War II heroine 'Mamma Tack'. But as filming begins in Vanuatu, uncanny parallels bet...

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An unconditional freedom  by Alyssa Cole

An unconditional freedom

Alyssa Cole

Book

"An assassination plot that could end the Civil War, and a hidden enemy that could destroy a secret league of unsung heroes... Daniel Cumberland, born free in Massachusetts, studied law with dreams of helping his people--dreams that died the night he...

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A conquest impossible to resist  by Stephanie Laurens

A conquest impossible to resist

Stephanie Laurens

Book

"Prudence Cynster has turned her back on husband hunting in favor of horse hunting. As the head of the breeding program underpinning the success of the Cynster racing stables, she's on a quest to acquire the necessary horses to refresh the stable's b...

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Miss Fortescue's protector in Paris  by Amanda McCabe

Miss Fortescue's protector in Paris

Amanda McCabe

Book

"Running her father’s mercantile empire and campaigning for women’s rights means unconventional Emily Fortescue has no time for romance. But when her politics land her in trouble, old friend Christopher Blakely comes to her rescue. They grew up argui...

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Verity  by Lisa Tawn Bergren

Verity

Lisa Tawn Bergren

Book

"After leaving England behind for a new life in the West Indies with her sisters, Verity Banning wants something to call her own. Her affinity for animals inspires her to set up a business importing horses, as well as other goods in demand by the isl...

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The golden bride  by Kimberley Woodhouse

The golden bride

Kimberley Woodhouse

Book

"Can Olivia survive the crime and Gold Rush fever of 1849...and the countless marriage proposals? Olivia Brighton finds herself widowed and working her brother's restaurant in San Francisco during the height of the rush for gold. Even though she receives...

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How to marry a Highlander  by Michele Sinclair

How to marry a Highlander

Michele Sinclair

Book

"A battle-hardened soldier, he is bound to the McTiernay brothers by a loyalty as strong as blood. But no woman in all of Scotland has been able to lay claim to his heart. A commander in the McTiernay clan, Dugan is known far and wide for his skills with...

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Daughters of War by Lizzie Page

Daughters of War

Lizzie Page

eAudiobook

As a teenager in Chicago, May always dreamed of travelling the world. So when she falls in love with George Turner, she can't wait to return to London as his wife. Two beautiful daughters follow, but George isn't the husband he promised to be. Ten years...

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In a great southern land by Mary-Anne O'Connor

In a great southern land

Mary-Anne O'Connor

eAudiobook

From the emerald hills of Ireland to a wild colonial land comes an epic story of love, brotherhood and the fight for liberty ... 1851: After the death of her father, young Eve Richards is destitute. Her struggle to survive sees her deported in chains...

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Last words by Shari J. Ryan

Last words

Shari J. Ryan

eAudiobook

Amelia - 1942: The inside of my closet held the last bit of my freedom before I was torn from my home and shoved onto a dark train. Our destination was even darker. 'Women and children to the right. Men to the left', they shouted at us. Everything was...

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The runaway daughter by Joanna Rees

The runaway daughter

Joanna Rees

eBook

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 lady's virtue by A. S. Fenichel

A lady's virtue

A. S. Fenichel

eBook

Can a broken engagement ignite the spark of true love? Sylvia Dowder had almost made it to the altar when her fiancé unexpectedly became a viscount, and dropped her like a stale crumpet to make a more "suitable" match. Though Sylvia's heart has been ...

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The dark knight's captive bride by Natasha Wild

The dark knight's captive bride

Natasha Wild

eAudiobook

She is the daughter of his enemy... and the keeper of his heart. Contains mature themes.

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To wed an heiress by Karen Ranney

To wed an heiress

Karen Ranney

eAudiobook

Rebellion drove Mercy Rutherford to Scotland to escape the possessive grip of her fiancé. But it's fate that lands her in the crumbling highlands castle of Lennox Caitheart. A dreamer with visions of inventing airships, he's most certainly mad. Handsome...

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A song for the stars  by Ilima Todd

A song for the stars

Ilima Todd

Book

Hawaiian Islands, 1779. As the second daughter of a royal chief, Maile will be permitted to marry for love. Her fiancé is the best navigator in Hawai'i, and he taught her everything he knows - how to feel the ocean, observe the winds, read the stars,...

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Lady Derring takes a lover  by Julie Anne (Romance author) Long

Lady Derring takes a lover

Julie Anne (Romance author) Long

Book

"Delilah Swanpoole, Countess of Derring, learns the hard way that her husband, 'Dear Dull Derring', is a lot more interesting--and perfidious--dead than alive. It's a devil of an inheritance, but in the grand ruins of the one building Derring left her,...

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Healing hearts by Sarah M. Eden

Healing hearts

Sarah M. Eden

eBook

"Miriam Bricks arrives in Savage Wells thinking she is accepting a job as a nurse. Dr. Gideon MacNamara thinks Miriam is coming to be his wife. Despite the misunderstanding, they learn to work together as a team to help the sick and injured. As their...

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When You Are near by Tracie Peterson

When You Are near

Tracie Peterson

eBook

In early 1900s Montana, Lizzy Brookstone's role as star of an all-female wild west show is rewarding but difficult. However, trials of the heart and a mystery to be solved prove more daunting. As Lizzy and her two friends, runaway Ella and sharpshooter...

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How not to marry an earl by Christine Merrill

How not to marry an earl

Christine Merrill

Book

To escape marriage to the new Earl of Comstock, bookish Charity must find her family's missing diamonds. She meets her match in an intellectual stranger auditing the estate - little knowing he is Lord Comstock himself! With him, Charity feels different...

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A scandalous winter wedding by Marguerite Kaye

A scandalous winter wedding

Marguerite Kaye

Book

From one snowy Christmas... to a sizzling hot reunion! A Matches Made in Scandal story: Kirstin Blair has spent seven years trying to forget brooding Cameron Dunbar. Now self-made man Cameron needs her help to recover his missing niece, and Kirstin must...

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His mistletoe marchioness by Georgie Lee

His mistletoe marchioness

Georgie Lee

Book

When widowed Lady Clara Kingston discovers that Lord Delamare is a guest at the same Christmas house party her instinct is to run! Six years ago Hugh broke her foolish heart. Does she dare believe the rake is truly reformed? She's secretly thrilled every...

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Forbidden to the gladiator by Greta Gilbert

Forbidden to the gladiator

Greta Gilbert

Book

When her father wagers her hard-earned money on a gladiator battle - and loses! - Arria is forced into slavery... just as trapped as the gladiator she blames for her downfall, rugged Cal. She's furious, yet also captivated by their burning attraction....

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The hollow of fear by Sherry (Sherry M.) Thomas

The hollow of fear

Sherry (Sherry M.) Thomas

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"Under the cover of 'Sherlock Holmes, consulting detective', Charlotte Holmes puts her extraordinary powers of deduction to good use. Aided by the capable Mrs. Watson, Charlotte draws those in need to her and makes it her business to know what other ...

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The light over London by Julia Kelly

The light over London

Julia Kelly

Large Print

"It's always been easier for Cara Hargraves to bury herself in the past than confront the present, which is why working with a gruff but brilliant antiques dealer is perfect. While clearing out an estate, she pries open an old tin that holds the relics...

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Cry to dream again by Jane Hawking

Cry to dream again

Jane Hawking

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"In 1930s Greater London, Shirley is a talented ballerina who dreams of becoming a principal dancer at the Sadler's Wells Ballet Company. Yet one summer, on the way back from staying with her grandparents in France, she meets a handsome young man, Alan,...

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A lord apart  by Jane Ashford

A lord apart

Jane Ashford

Book

"After his parents' sudden death, Daniel Frith, Viscount Whitfield, is struggling to unravel a web of chaotic family records. He is astonished to learn his father's will contains a mysterious legacy: a house left to a complete stranger. He knows nothing...

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Caught by Christina J. Michaels

Caught

Christina J. Michaels

eAudiobook

With proper manners and impeccable breeding, the beautiful Miss Alison Brooke should be the envy of London's eighteenth-century royal society. When villainy occurs, an unexpected hero comes to her aid. But rumors result, and Miss Brooke finds herself...

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The wicked baron by Mary Lancaster

The wicked baron

Mary Lancaster

eAudiobook

Orphan Gillie Muir makes ends meet by holding genteel card parties for friends and visitors to the newly fashionable spa town of Blackhaven. But when Lord Wickenden, known as the Wicked Baron, makes her a shocking proposal, her world is turned upside...

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The gentleman physician by Sally Britton

The gentleman physician

Sally Britton

eAudiobook

Banished from home by her angry father, Julia Devon travels to Bath to fulfill her role as family spinster by assisting her cousin, Lady Macon, in caring for her dying husband. Nathaniel Hastings's life runs in a predictable pattern, until a routine visit...

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Highland sisters by Anne Douglas

Highland sisters

Anne Douglas

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"1910. When eighteen-year-old Lorne Malcolm runs off on her wedding day with the landowner's son, Daniel MacNeil, the jilted groom, turns to Lorne's older sister, Rosa, for comfort. Rosa's feelings for Daniel grow and the pair soon marry. But are tragedy...

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Wicked and the wallflower by Sarah MacLean

Wicked and the wallflower

Sarah MacLean

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"When Wicked Comes Calling ... When a mysterious stranger finds his way into her bedchamber and offers his help in landing a duke, Lady Felicity Faircloth agrees--on one condition. She's seen enough of the world to believe in passion, and won't accept...

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The girl with the sweetest secret by Betina M. Krahn

The girl with the sweetest secret

Betina M. Krahn

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"When Frances Bumgarten encounters a handsome stranger in her kitchen in the middle of the night, her first impulse is to wallop the scoundrel on the head with a bread paddle. And when Frankie discovers he is 'The Fox', a disarmingly arrogant purveyor...

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The scoundrel in her bed  by Lorraine Heath

The scoundrel in her bed

Lorraine Heath

Book

"The bastard son of a nobleman, Finn Trewlove was a shameful secret raised by a stranger. As Finn came of age, he had secrets, too - the clandestine nights spent with an earl's daughter. But her promise of forever ended in betrayal. Driven by a past ...

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To wed an heiress by Karen Ranney

To wed an heiress

Karen Ranney

eBook

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How to marry a Highlander by Michele Sinclair

How to marry a Highlander

Michele Sinclair

eBook

Dugan, a commander for the McTiernay clan who is famous for his skills with his sword and at seduction, meets his match in the mysterious Adanel Mackbaythe, the daughter of an enemy clan who is trying to escape her cruel father.

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The infamous duchess by Sophie (Romance novelist) Barnes

The infamous duchess

Sophie (Romance novelist) Barnes

eBook

"Branded a money-hungry con artist for marrying the elderly Duke of Tremaine days before his death, Viola Cartwright has found refuge in her work at St. Agatha's Hospital. No one must know the painful reason behind her marriage. She steers clear of.....

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A Protector in the Highlands by Heather (Heather D.) McCollum

A Protector in the Highlands

Heather (Heather D.) McCollum

eBook

With few other options, Scarlet Worthington flees from her home in England to the wild Highlands of Scotland to help her sister run a school for ladies. There, Scarlet begins to rebuild her own shattered confidence by recruiting a fierce Campbell warrior...

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Regency Rivalry by Virginia Heath

Regency Rivalry

Virginia Heath

eBook

That Despicable RogueLady Hannah Steers has three reasons to loathe and despise Ross Jameson. He's a scandalous libertine, he stole her home and he was responsible for the death of her brother!Determined to expose Ross for the rogue he is, Hannah dons...

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Seeing Miss Heartstone by Nichole Van

Seeing Miss Heartstone

Nichole Van

eAudiobook

Nichole Van presents a new, must-listen Regency romance novel.

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The other lady vanishes by Amanda Quick

The other lady vanishes

Amanda Quick

Audio CD

"After escaping from a private sanitarium, Adelaide Blake arrives in Burning Cove, California, desperate to start over. Working at an herbal tea shop puts her on the radar of those who frequent the seaside resort town: Hollywood movers and shakers always...

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The Christmas heirloom

The Christmas heirloom

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"Four charming romances are connected by an heirloom brooch passed down for over 200 years. The stories range from 1820s Regency England to present day Washington state, as the multigenerational saga deals with a family legend. The brooch offers love...

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Flights of fancy by Jen Turano

Flights of fancy

Jen Turano

Large Print

"Miss Isadora Delafield may be an heiress, but her life is far from carefree. When her mother begins pressuring her to marry an elderly and uncouth duke, she escapes from the high society world she's always known and finds herself to be an unlikely c...

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Under the midnight sun by Tracie Peterson

Under the midnight sun

Tracie Peterson

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"Tayler Hale is ahead of her time as one of the first women naturalists. She has always loved adventure and the great outdoors, and her remote job location also helps keep her away from the clutches of the man to whom she once made a foolish promise....

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The Cumberland bride by Shannon McNear

The Cumberland bride

Shannon McNear

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"In 1794, when Kate Gruener's father is ready to move the family farther west into the wilderness to farm untouched land, Kate is eager to live out her own story of adventure like he did during the War for Independence and to see untamed lands. And she...

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The loves of Lord Granton by M. C. Beaton

The loves of Lord Granton

M. C. Beaton

Audio CD

As the youngest of four unmarried vicar's daughters, Frederica feared her destiny was to die of boredom in the sleepy village of Barton Sub Edge. Her looks were deemed unfortunate and her wilful manner was difficult. But a stranger would be a twist to...

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Healing hearts  by Sarah M. Eden

Healing hearts

Sarah M. Eden

Book

"Wyoming Territory, 1876. As the only doctor in the frontier town of Savage Wells, Gideon MacNamara knows his prospects for a bride are limited. The womenfolk in town are either too young, too old, or already spoken for. So, being a practical man, he...

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Along waters of sunshine and shadow by Ava Miles

Along waters of sunshine and shadow

Ava Miles

eBook

"July 1945--Noah Weatherby returns from war to the woman he fell in love with, one letter at a time. Understanding he's been given a second chance to make something of his life, he begins to search for a greater purpose while battling memories of the...

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A tender hope by Amanda Cabot

A tender hope

Amanda Cabot

eBook

When a Texas Ranger comes to town on a mission to capture his brother's killers, he finds more than he expected--including a young midwife who may hold the key to the justice he seeks.

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I loved a rogue by Katharine Ashe

I loved a rogue

Katharine Ashe

eAudiobook

Katharine Ashe presents the third book in the Prince Catchers series. Contains mature themes.

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Flights of fancy  by Jen Turano

Flights of fancy

Jen Turano

Book

"Miss Isadora Delafield may be an heiress, but her life is far from carefree. When her mother begins pressuring her to marry an elderly and uncouth duke, she escapes from the high society world she's always known and finds herself to be an unlikely c...

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The unexpected champion  by Mary Connealy

The unexpected champion

Mary Connealy

Book

"City dweller John McCall never expected to be out in the High Sierras of 1868 on a wild-goose chase to find the Chiltons' supposedly lost grandson. But now that he's out here, things have gotten even more complicated, mostly due to wildcat Penny Scott....

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Almost home  by Valerie Fraser Luesse

Almost home

Valerie Fraser Luesse

Book

"With America's entrance into the Second World War, the town of Blackberry Springs, Alabama, has exploded virtually overnight. Workers from all over are coming south for jobs in Uncle Sam's munitions plants - and they're bringing their pasts with them,...

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The highest of hopes  by Susan Anne Mason

The highest of hopes

Susan Anne Mason

Book

"After her beloved grandfather's death, Emmaline Moore is shocked to discover that her 'deceased' father is actually living in Canada. Having no other family, Emma decides she must find him, and so embarks on a journey across the ocean, accompanied by...

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Mr. Hunt, I presume  by Valerie Bowman

Mr. Hunt, I presume

Valerie Bowman

Book

"He never forgot her... When General Collin Hunt is ordered to take a much-needed holiday, he resigns himself to rest and recreation at his brother's country estate. But when the only woman he ever loved--and selflessly gave up--shows up as his siste...

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Believe in me  by Ella Quinn

Believe in me

Ella Quinn

Book

"Marriage has worked out quite nicely for her older sisters, yet Lady Augusta Vivers is certain it would end her studies in languages and geography, and stop her from travelling. But when her mother thwarts her plan to attend the only university in Europe...

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Lady notorious  by Theresa Romain

Lady notorious

Theresa Romain

Book

"Who knew love would be her secret weapon? Cassandra Benton has always survived by her wits and wiles, even working for Bow Street alongside her twin brother. When injury takes him out of commission, Cass must support the family by taking on an intriguing...

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It's getting Scot in here  by Suzanne Enoch

It's getting Scot in here

Suzanne Enoch

Book

"London socialite Amelia-Rose Baxter is nobody's fool. Her parents may want her to catch a title, but she will never change who she is for the promise of marriage. Her husband will be a man who can appreciate her sharp mind as well as her body. A sop...

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Romancing the bride  by Melissa Jagears

Romancing the bride

Melissa Jagears

Book

"Desperate to keep the ranch where three of her children and a husband lie buried, Annie Gephart must marry or sell. Which of the few bachelors in town would consider a surprise proposal to wed a plain widow with a rebellious daughter, a spirited boy,...

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The cowboy's honor  by Amy Sandas

The cowboy's honor

Amy Sandas

Book

"Courtney Adams never questioned the future her parents laid out for her... until the day she was to marry one of Boston's elite. Desperate, she flees the church in a flurry of bridal finery and trades her pearls for a train ticket to Montana--only to...

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