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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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Calder brand  by Janet Dailey

Calder brand

Janet Dailey

Book

"1891. Ambition drove Joe Dollarhide. He was determined to have a spread every bit as vast and impressive as that of his employer - and revenge against Benteen Calder, the cattle boss he used to worship, the man who'd left him for dead after a wild s...

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Someone perfect by Mary Balogh

Someone perfect

Mary Balogh

Large Print

"The latest novel in the enchanting Westcott series from New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh. As a young man, Justin Wiley was banished by his father for mysterious reasons, but now his father is dead, and Justin has been Earl of Brandon for...

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The Rose Queen  by Katie Flynn

The Rose Queen

Katie Flynn

Book

"It's 1938, and Cadi is chosen to be Rose Queen in the annual Rose Fete. She is thrilled to be treated like royalty for the day. But deep down she is desperate to leave the Welsh mining community where she grew up. When war is declared, Cadi and her ...

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Proper scoundrels by Allie Therin

Proper scoundrels

Allie Therin

eAudiobook

London, 1925. Sebastian de Leon is adjusting to life after three years spent enthralled by blood magic. The atrocities he committed under its control still weigh heavily on his conscience, but when he's asked to investigate a series of mysterious murders,...

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Fortune favors the duke by Kristin Vayden

Fortune favors the duke

Kristin Vayden

eAudiobook

Quinton Errington is perfectly happy teaching at Cambridge, with his elder brother carrying the duties of being the Duke of Wesley. But when a trip to celebrate his brother's last week of bachelorhood ends in tragedy, Quinton, now the Duke of Wesley,...

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More than a masquerade  by Adele Clee

More than a masquerade

Adele Clee

Book

"An enquiry agent seeking her first case. After spending weeks eagerly awaiting an assignment, Rachel Gambit is instructed to meet her potential new client at a Vauxhall masquerade. She's been given a list of instructions: to wear red, to find the my...

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A rogue in winter  by Grace Burrowes

A rogue in winter

Grace Burrowes

Book

"Vicar Pietr Sorenson is preparing to endure--enjoy, rather--another solitary, frigid holiday season at the edge of the Yorkshire moors, when Miss Joy Danforth's coach lurches to a halt across the village green. Joy and her brother have nowhere to wait...

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The eagle  by Hildie McQueen

The eagle

Hildie McQueen

Book

"His touch irresistible. His kisses unforgettable... After living under his tyrannical father's shadow and then in support of his laird brother, Stuart Ross is ready to forge a path of his own. When he falls in love with a servant girl, he proposes and...

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Fortune favors the duke  by Kristin Vayden

Fortune favors the duke

Kristin Vayden

Book

"The new Duke has a proper scandal brewing. Quinton Errington is perfectly happy teaching at Cambridge, with his elder brother carrying the duties of being the Duke of Wesley. But when a trip to celebrate Wesley's last week of bachelorhood ends in tr...

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Gentleman seeks bride  by Megan Frampton

Gentleman seeks bride

Megan Frampton

Book

"It's a well-known fact that when a man is in search of a bride, a good dowry is never a hindrance. Thomas Sharpe is handsome, well-bred, and desperately in need of a wealthy bride. His father has lost their income, his sister needs looking after, and...

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The duke's counterfeit wife  by Louise Allen

The duke's counterfeit wife

Louise Allen

Book

"The duke's counterfeit wife / Louise Allen: When their ship is commandeered, Nicholas Terrell, Duke of Severton, saves stranger Sarah Parrish by claiming she's his wife! She's more valuable if their captors believe she'll bring them a duchess's ransom,...

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Intolerable  by Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burke

Intolerable

Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burk...

Book

"Society's most exclusive invitation... Welcome to the Phoenix Club, where London's most audacious, disreputable, and intriguing ladies and gentlemen find scandal, redemption, and second chances. Every three years, like clockwork, Ruark Hannigan, Earl...

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An outsider at the Highland court  by Celeste Barclay

An outsider at the Highland court

Celeste Barclay

Book

"Lady Catherine MacFarlane thought she knew who she was going to marry. A man courted her, and her cousin arranged a betrothal. But when her should-be-betrothed decides to embroil himself in scandal, Catherine is left practically at the altar. With few...

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The Windham family duet  by Grace Burrowes

The Windham family duet

Grace Burrowes

Book

"Morgan and Archer: Morgan James, sister-by-marriage to the Windham ducal heir, has spent several Seasons dutifully trooping with her in-laws to every ball and musicale in Mayfair. The glittering London society she never thought she'd be part of has begun...

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The redemption of Philip Thane  by Lisa Berne

The redemption of Philip Thane

Lisa Berne

Book

"Philip Thane--rogue, rake and scoundrel extraordinaire--hadn't wanted to visit some dumpy provincial town to give a speech, but he'd struck a devil's bargain with old Henrietta Penhallow, the imperious family matriarch. Nor did he expect that once he...

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Taming the Scot by Eliza Knight

Taming the Scot

Eliza Knight

eAudiobook

Highland war heroes rebuilding their lives grapple with ladies forging their own paths--who will win? Scottish military heroes, who want nothing more than to lay low after the ravages of war in nineteenth century France, find their Highland homecomings...

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Cinderella and the scarred viscount  by Sarah Mallory

Cinderella and the scarred viscount

Sarah Mallory

Book

Cinderella and the scarred viscount: "Major James Rossington, Viscount Austerfield, survived Waterloo, but can he survive the season as London's most eligible bachelor? Convinced his battle scars make him unlovable, and to escape society's matchmakers,...

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Regency  by Bronwyn Scott

Regency

Bronwyn Scott

Book

"Claiming his defiant miss: Aristocrat's daughter May Worth is beautiful, headstrong... and in trouble. There's only one man who can protect her: Liam Casek, her brother's best friend, a government agent, and the man whose sinfully seductive touch she's...

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An Italian scandal  by Cecil Cameron

An Italian scandal

Cecil Cameron

Book

"London 1859. Carina Temple has put away the stifling black crepe demanded by the death of her father - but with it she has also cast aside society's expectations of what a single young lady should be and do. When Carina's uncle summons her to Belgrave...

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A songbird in wartime  by Karen (Novelist) Dickson

A songbird in wartime

Karen (Novelist) Dickson

Book

"Shaftesbury, 1936. Mansfield House Hotel has been a refuge for Emily ever since she was orphaned at the age of 16. Not only did they give her employment as a chambermaid, but it's also where she met her fiancé Tom. When theatre agent Roland stays at...

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The merchant and the rogue by Sarah M. Eden

The merchant and the rogue

Sarah M. Eden

eAudiobook

London, 1865.Vera Sorokina loves reading the Penny Dreadfuls and immersing herself in tales of adventure, mystery, and romance. Her own days are filled with the often mundane work of running the book and print shop she owns with her father. The shop offers...

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The railway girls in love by Maisie Thomas

The railway girls in love

Maisie Thomas

eAudiobook

Brought to you by Penguin. The brand new Railway Girls novel set in Manchester during WWII. Perfect for fans of Nancy Revell, Daisy Styles and Margaret Dickinson. Love is in the air, and together the railway girls can overcome even the hardest of times....

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Someone perfect  by Mary Balogh

Someone perfect

Mary Balogh

Book

"The latest novel in the enchanting Westcott series from New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh. As a young man, Justin Wiley was banished by his father for mysterious reasons, but now his father is dead, and Justin has been Earl of Brandon for...

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The redemption of Philip Thane by Lisa Berne

The redemption of Philip Thane

Lisa Berne

eAudiobook

Philip Thane--rogue, rake and scoundrel extraordinaire--hadn't wanted to visit some dumpy provincial town to give a speech, but he'd struck a devil's bargain with old Henrietta Penhallow, the imperious family matriarch. Nor did he expect that once he...

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A marvellous light by Freya Marske

A marvellous light

Freya Marske

eAudiobook

Set in an alternative Edwardian England, this is a comedy of manners, manor houses, and hedge mazes: including a magic-infused murder mystery and a delightful queer romance.'Mystery! Magic! Murder! . . . This book is a confection, both marvellous and...

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Circus of wonders by Elizabeth Macneal

Circus of wonders

Elizabeth Macneal

eAudiobook

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'Beautifully written' - The Times'An absolute triumph' - Stacey Halls, author of The Familiars'A glittering follow-up to The Doll Factory' - Guardian'Entrancing. I couldn't put it down' - Sara Collins, author of The Confessions...

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The matchmaker by Rexanne Becnel

The matchmaker

Rexanne Becnel

eAudiobook

Olivia may have entered London society three years ago, but all she has to show for it is extensive notes. The pages of her diary are filled with details on every bachelor who has ever clamored for a spot on her dance card. Although her book has afforded...

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The Scot is hers by Eliza Knight

The Scot is hers

Eliza Knight

eAudiobook

When Lord Alec Hay returns from war, his mother is determined to see him wed. But he wants only to escape into the darkest room in his ruined castle and relive the harrowing moments in battle where he was unable to save his best friend.Lady Giselle Hepburn,...

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Forever my Duke by Olivia Drake

Forever my Duke

Olivia Drake

eBook

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Come tomorrow by Tess Thompson

Come tomorrow

Tess Thompson

eAudiobook

One chance meeting. A single act of kindness. Can young soulmates find each other in adulthood, or will hidden truths tear them apart?1904. Twelve-year-old Luci Quick never forgot the boy who saved her life that fateful Christmas Eve. But when he dis...

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Once a laird by Mary Jo Putney

Once a laird

Mary Jo Putney

Large Print

"After the death of his fiancée, Kai Ramsey left Scotland to roam distant lands. Having escaped certain death after being imprisoned as a spy during the Napoleonic War, Ramsay has lived on the edge of danger for years - but everything changes when a ...

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Kingscastle by Sophia Holloway

Kingscastle

Sophia Holloway

eBook

"Captain William Hawksmoor of the Royal Navy never expected to inherit Kingscastle and is none too pleased when he does so. Especially when he learns that he must marry within a year or be forever dealing with trustees. As the new Marquis of Athelney,...

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We'll meet again by Anton Du Beke

We'll meet again

Anton Du Beke

eBook

"As war is declared once more, a shadow falls over Britain. The staff at the luxurious Buckingham hotel must do all that they can to keep their important guests happy, but behind the scenes they are scared. Away from the glitz and the glamour of the ...

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An heiress's guide to deception and desire  by Manda Collins

An heiress's guide to deception and desire

Manda Collins

Book

"After Caroline's dear friend is kidnapped ... she has no choice but to work with Lord Valentine Thorn, the same man who broke her heart. Worse, when her actions put her father's business at risk, a marriage of convenience may be her only solution ......

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A wanton for all seasons  by Christi Caldwell

A wanton for all seasons

Christi Caldwell

Book

"Annalee Spencer and Wayland Smith were uninhibited young lovers until the Peterloo Massacre set them on two different paths. Raised to the title of Baron of Darlington in recognition of his courage, Wayland is now a model of propriety and heroism. As...

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Flying Angels by Danielle Steel

Flying Angels

Danielle Steel

eBook

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Lost in darkness  by Michelle Griep

Lost in darkness

Michelle Griep

Book

"Enchanting Regency-era gothic romance intertwined with inspiration from Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Travel writer Amelia Balfour's dream of touring Egypt is halted when she receives news of a revolutionary new surgery for her grotesquely disfigured...

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Never fall for your fiancée  by Virginia Heath

Never fall for your fiancée

Virginia Heath

Book

"The last thing Hugh Standish, Earl of Fareham, ever wants is a wife. Unfortunately for him, his mother is determined to find him one, even from across the other side of the ocean. So Hugh invents a fake fiancée to keep his mother's matchmaking ways at...

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The lady gets lucky by Joanna Shupe

The lady gets lucky

Joanna Shupe

eBook

"The woman no one notices . . . Shy heiress Alice Lusk is tired of being overlooked by every bachelor. Something has to change, else she'll be forced to marry a man whose only desire is her fortune. She needs to become a siren, a woman who causes a ...

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Regency  by Annie Burrows

Regency

Annie Burrows

Book

"The Captain Claims His Lady: A mysterious stranger... can she trust in their attraction? Shy Lizzie Hutton knows her height and clumsiness alone make her a debutante to avoid. Until she meets tall, strong and striking Captain Harry Bretherton, who takes...

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First Christmas on Huckleberry Hill  by Jennifer Beckstrand

First Christmas on Huckleberry Hill

Jennifer Beckstrand

Book

" Before irrepressible eighty-somethings Anna and Felty Helmuth became Huckleberry Hill, Wisconsin's most-beloved matchmakers, they were mismatched young lovers facing seemingly impossible obstacles... She can't cook, sew, sing, or clean. And no matter...

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An Italian scandal by Cecil Cameron

An Italian scandal

Cecil Cameron

eAudiobook

A captivating story of romance, passion and adventure set in nineteenth century London and Italy. London 1859. Carina Temple has put away the stifling black crepe demanded by the death of her father - but with it she has also cast aside society's exp...

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Regency  by Louise Allen

Regency

Louise Allen

Book

"Tarnished amongst the ton: Having survived the scandal of her birth with courage and determination, the beautiful Phyllida has reached a precarious balance within the ton. And in just one moment Ashe Herriard, Viscount Clere, blows her world and her...

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Kissing under the mistletoe

Kissing under the mistletoe

Book

"Great Scot! -- Miss Jane Bansil knows she will never have a fairy-tale moment. Well past the marriageable age, she's taken a position as a companion and is now stuck in Scotland for Christmas, alone even in the middle of the boisterous MacTaggert family....

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Infamous  by Minerva Spencer

Infamous

Minerva Spencer

Book

"A mean girl reformed... Once the reigning beauty of her social set, Celia -- whom the newspapers dubbed Lady Infamous -- has fallen on hard times and is practically destitute, her reputation in shreds. When Celia is forced to attend a society wedding...

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Forever my own by Tracie Peterson

Forever my own

Tracie Peterson

Large Print

"While caring for her grandmother, Kristin encounters the brother she long thought dead. In shock, she volunteers to care for her brother's injured friend, Ilian. As Ilian recovers, an attraction sparks between them, but both are dealing with problems...

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Her heart for a compass by Sarah Ferguson

Her heart for a compass

Sarah Ferguson

Audio CD

"The second daughter of the Queens' close friend, the Scottish Duke of Buccleuch, Lady Margaret Montagu Scott is expected to make an advantageous marriage. But Margaret is an impulsive and outspoken girl in a repressive society where women are, quite...

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The meaning of love  by Stephanie Laurens

The meaning of love

Stephanie Laurens

Book

"A lady ready and waiting to be deemed on the shelf has her transition into spinsterhood disrupted when the nobleman she'd once thought she loved returns to London and fate and circumstance conspire to force them to discover what love truly is and what...

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Stories from Applecross Books 1-4  by Amanda Giorgis

Stories from Applecross Books 1-4

Amanda Giorgis

eBook

What really happened to the infamous sheep rustler, James Mackenzie? Applecross sheep station in New Zealand is the fictional location for this spellbinding saga. We follow the fortunes of those who first settled here in the mid 1800s in a mix of tru...

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Miss Delightful  by Grace Burrowes

Miss Delightful

Grace Burrowes

Book

"Miss Dorcas Delancey's work with the less fortunate of London leads her to Alasdhair MacKay's doorstep, delivering an orphan infant into his care, but nothing on the battlefields of Waterloo prepared this former officer for this new responsibility or...

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The lady gets lucky  by Joanna Shupe

The lady gets lucky

Joanna Shupe

Book

"The woman no one notices . . . Shy heiress Alice Lusk is tired of being overlooked by every bachelor. Something has to change, else she'll be forced to marry a man whose only desire is her fortune. She needs to become a siren, a woman who causes a man's...

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Rules for heiresses  by Amalie Howard

Rules for heiresses

Amalie Howard

Book

"Born to a life of privilege, Lady Ravenna Huntley rues the day that she must marry. She's refused dozens of suitors and cried off multiple betrothals, but running away--even if brash and foolhardy--is the only option left to secure her independence....

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Te wheke  by Metadata & Discovery

Te wheke

Metadata & Discovery

Book

Includes 63 withdrawn items for Te Wheke testing.

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A man of honour by Barbara Taylor Bradford

A man of honour

Barbara Taylor Bradford

eBook

The prequel to the million-copy bestseller, A Woman of Substance, where, high on the Yorkshire moors, the story of Blackie O'Neill and Emma Harte begins... Orphaned and alone, 13-year-old Blackie O'Neill must leave County Kerry to find work and put food...

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The second Mrs. Astor by Shana Abé

The second Mrs. Astor

Shana Abé

Large Print

"Madeleine Talmage Force attracts the attention of John Jacob 'Jack' Astor. Despite their twenty-nine-year age difference, and the scandal of Jack's recent divorce, Madeleine falls headlong into love - and becomes the press's favorite target. On their...

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The heart of a cowboy  by Jody Hedlund

The heart of a cowboy

Jody Hedlund

Book

"Traveling the Santa Fe Trail on a botanical exploration, Linnea Newberry longs to be taken seriously by the other members of the expedition. When she is rescued from an accident by Flynn McQuaid, her grandfather hires him to act as Linnea's bodyguard,...

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A view most glorious  by Regina Scott

A view most glorious

Regina Scott

Book

"Headstrong Coraline Baxter has worked all her life to be more than the spoiled socialite others expect. When her beloved stepfather's bank is threatened by the Panic of 1893, she makes a deal with arrogant entrepreneur Cash Kincaid, who has been pre...

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Love on the range  by Mary Connealy

Love on the range

Mary Connealy

Book

"Assigned by the Pinkertons to spy on a suspicious ranch owner, Molly Garner hires on as his housekeeper, closely followed by Wyatt Hunt, who refuses to let her risk it alone. But when danger arises, Wyatt must band together with his problematic brothers...

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Cheers to the duke  by Sally MacKenzie

Cheers to the duke

Sally MacKenzie

Book

"As the founder of the Home, Jo, the widowed Lady Havenridge, is determined to be there for the women who need her. But when those same women conspire to accept an invitation on her behalf, she finds herself suddenly on the way to the Earl of Darrow's...

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Crossed lines  by Jennifer Delamere

Crossed lines

Jennifer Delamere

Book

"Mitchell Harris is captivated by Emma Sutton, but when his best friend also falls in love with her and asks for help writing her letters, he's torn between desire and loyalty. Longing for a family, Emma is elated when she receives a love note from a...

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The wedding wager by Eva Devon

The wedding wager

Eva Devon

eBook

"All Lady Victoria Kirby wants is to dig in the dirt, take notations, and record history, thank you very much. Bumbling through ballrooms and getting disdained by the ton for her less than ideal looks, on the other hand, is the last thing she wants. But...

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One night with an earl by Tina Gabrielle

One night with an earl

Tina Gabrielle

eBook

Ana Gardner is determined to lose her virginity before her thirtieth birthday. She's no stranger to fake identities, having posed as a chaperone since the scandal that destroyed her titled family. So she dons a mask, changes into a low-cut red gown, ...

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The threads that bind by Annie Seaton

The threads that bind

Annie Seaton

eBook

When Laura McLaren married Royden Kavanagh, she insisted on retaining her family name. The McLaren family history and their cottage in Somerset in England drew her inexorably to the past and gave it an importance that she was unable--or perhaps, unwilling--...

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Of trust and heart by Charlotte Anne Hamilton

Of trust and heart

Charlotte Anne Hamilton

eBook

The Great War changed everything for Lady Harriet Cunningham. Instead of being presented at eighteen, she trained to be a nurse and shared forbidden kisses with her colleagues. But now in 1923, at the age of 24, Harriet is facing spinsterhood. It's not...

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Mistletoe Christmas

Mistletoe Christmas

Book

"The Duke of Greystoke's Christmas Revelry is famous throughout the British Isles for its plays, dancing, magical grotto, not to mention scandals. Lady Cressida, the duke's daughter, is too busy managing the entertainments, and besides, her own father...

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Under the Texas mistletoe  by Karen Witemeyer

Under the Texas mistletoe

Karen Witemeyer

Book

"Witemeyer presents the new story A Texas Christmas Carol, where a town's wealthy, Scrooge-like bachelor finds his world invaded by a woman set on earning his donation for helping the local poor, and the penetrating questions of three mysterious visitors....

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A warrior's heart  by Misty M. Beller

A warrior's heart

Misty M. Beller

Book

"Brielle Durand is a key defender and hunter for her people's peace-loving French settlement in the Canadian mountains. When a foreigner wanders too near to their secret homes, she has no choice but to disarm and capture him. She won't allow another ...

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A lady in attendance  by Rachel Fordham

A lady in attendance

Rachel Fordham

Book

"Five years in a New York state reformatory have left a blemish on Hazel's real name. So when she takes a job as Doctor Gilbert Watts's lady in attendance in 1898, she does so under an alias. In the presence of her quiet and pious employer, Hazel finds...

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Regency Christmas liaisons

Regency Christmas liaisons

Book

"Regency Christmas liaisons: Enjoy a festive flirtation with three sensual, seasonal stories! In Unwrapped Under The Mistletoe by Christine Merrill, Charles is hired to catch supposedly light-fingered poor relation Daphne, but steals a kiss under the...

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The penniless debutante  by Janice Preston

The penniless debutante

Janice Preston

Book

"The penniless debutante: Almost destitute when she inherits a fortune! The will which sees Aurelia Croome become wealthy forbids her from marrying the new Lord Tregowan. That wouldn't be a concern if the only man to catch Aurelia's eye during her first...

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A scandal at midnight  by Annie Burrows

A scandal at midnight

Annie Burrows

Book

"A scandal at midnight: After a disastrous first Season, Lady Daisy Patterdale is relieved to be back home with her books. Looking for peace, she rows out to the island on the lake where she encounters Captain Lord Benjamin Bramhall - who's been tricked...

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Lady Olivia's forbidden protector  by Christine Merrill

Lady Olivia's forbidden protector

Christine Merrill

Book

"Lady Olivia's forbidden protector: Determined to marry on her own terms, Lady Olivia Bethune has arranged a convenient elopement, but her plot is scuppered when Michael Solomon is hired to watch over her. Her jaded protector stirs a grudging respect...

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The viscount's reckless temptation  by Ann Lethbridge

The viscount's reckless temptation

Ann Lethbridge

Book

"The viscount's reckless temptation: Marcus, Viscount Thorne, has noticed that the season's incomparable, Lady Cynthia, seems set on ruining his beloved cousin's marriage hopes. So Marcus intends to tempt her away with his own play for her affections....

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How not to chaperone a lady  by Virginia Heath

How not to chaperone a lady

Virginia Heath

Book

"How not to chaperone a lady: Chaperoning Charity Brookes while she's on a singing tour should be easy for Griffith Philpot -- he's spent his whole life sparring with her over her flighty ways! But as he discovers that she's much more than the impetuous...

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The governess gambit  by Erica Ridley

The governess gambit

Erica Ridley

Book

"Years ago, Chloe Wynchester and five other uniquely talented orphans were adopted by a wealthy baron with a secret mission: The motley Wynchester family fights for justice from the margins of high society. And the handsome, clever duke Chloe has long...

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Under the bayou moon by Valerie Fraser Luesse

Under the bayou moon

Valerie Fraser Luesse

Large Print

"Restless with the familiarity of her Alabama home, Ellie Fields accepts a teaching job in a tiny Louisiana town deep in bayou country. Though rightfully suspicious of outsiders, most of the people in tiny Bernadette, Louisiana, come to appreciate the...

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A lady's guide to mischief and mayhem  by Manda Collins

A lady's guide to mischief and mayhem

Manda Collins

Book

"England, 1865: As one of England's most notorious newspaper columnists, Lady Katherine Bascomb believes knowledge is power. And she's determined to inform and educate the ladies of London on the nefarious - and deadly - criminals who are praying on the...

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The perks of loving a wallflower  by Erica Ridley

The perks of loving a wallflower

Erica Ridley

Book

"As a master of disguise, Thomasina Wynchester can be a polite young lady--or a bawdy old man. She'll do whatever it takes to solve the cases her family takes on. But when Tommy's beautiful new client turns out to be the highborn lady she's secretly ...

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The duchess hunt  by Lorraine Heath

The duchess hunt

Lorraine Heath

Book

"Hugh Brinsley-Norton, the Duke of Kingsland, is in need of a duchess. However, restoring the dukedom--left in ruins by his father--to its former glory demands all his time, with little room for sentiment. He places an advert encouraging the single ladies...

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A Yuletide kiss

A Yuletide kiss

Book

"When we finally kiss good night: When Flora Younger first met Konrad Juncker, she thought she'd found her match, only to have her hopes dashed. Konrad is now a famous playwright whose plays Flora has secretly panned in reviews. But a chance meeting in...

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The wicked widow by Beatriz Williams

The wicked widow

Beatriz Williams

eBook

Gin Kelly, the wicked redhead, is back! Readers will delight in next installment of the Wicked City series by New York Times bestselling author Beatriz Williams. June 1925. Audacious Appalachian flapper Geneva "Gin" Kelly prepares to trade her high-flying...

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Rules for heiresses by Amalie. aut Howard

Rules for heiresses

Amalie. aut Howard

eBook

-- LISA KLEYPAS"Smart, sexy, deliciously feminist romance that I couldn't put down."? -- KERRIGAN BYRNE, USA Today bestselling author.

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The last exiles by Ann Shin

The last exiles

Ann Shin

eAudiobook

"Jin and Suja meet and fall in love while studying at university in Pyongyang. She is a young journalist from a prominent family, while he is from a small village of little means. When Jin returns home to find his family starving, their food rations all...

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The prince of the skies by Antonio Iturbe

The prince of the skies

Antonio Iturbe

eBook

"A gripping narrative of friendship and exploration, and an homage to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, an unforgettable writer who touched the lives of millions of readers, and who was able to see the world through the eyes of a child. In the 1920s, long before...

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The perks of loving a wallflower by Erica Ridley

The perks of loving a wallflower

Erica Ridley

eAudiobook

Fans of Bridgerton will love this "delightful" Regency romp (Julia Quinn, New York Times bestselling author​) in which a proper Society miss recruits a very improper lady investigator in a quest for vengeance, only to find love instead.As a master...

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The brightest star in Paris by Diana Biller

The brightest star in Paris

Diana Biller

eBook

She never expected her first love to return, but is he here to stay?Amelie St. James is a fraud. After the Siege of Paris, she became "St. Amie," the sweet, virtuous prima ballerina the Paris Opera Ballet needed to restore its scandalous reputation, all...

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The Dover café on the front line by Ginny Bell

The Dover café on the front line

Ginny Bell

eBook

The second book in an emotional and heartwarming WWII Series. For fans of Ellie Dean, Annie Groves and the Home Fires series. Dover, 1940With the Battle of Britain raging overhead and the German guns firing across the Channel, the people of Dover fin...

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The prince of the skies by Antonio Iturbe

The prince of the skies

Antonio Iturbe

eAudiobook

"A gripping narrative of friendship and exploration, and an homage to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, an unforgettable writer who touched the lives of millions of readers, and who was able to see the world through the eyes of a child. In the 1920s, long before...

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To love and to loathe by Martha Waters

To love and to loathe

Martha Waters

Large Print

"The widowed Diana, Lady Templeton, and Jeremy, Marquess of Willingham, are infamous among English high society as much for their sharp-tongued bickering as their flirtation. One evening, an argument at a ball turns into a serious wager: Jeremy will ...

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The gold in these hills by Joanne Bischof

The gold in these hills

Joanne Bischof

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"Upon arriving at Kenworthy, California, mail-order-bride Juniper Cohen was met by the pounding of the gold mine, the rowdiness of its prospectors, and her greatest surprise of all: the love of the kind man who awaited her. But when the mine proves empty...

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A reckless match  by Kate Bateman

A reckless match

Kate Bateman

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"Madeline Montgomery grew up despising--and secretly loving--the roguish Gryffud 'Gryff' Davies. Their families have been bitter rivals for hundreds of years, but even if her feelings once crossed the line between love and hate, she's certain Gryff never...

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Alec by William Di Canzio

Alec

William Di Canzio

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William di Canzio's Alec, inspired by Maurice, E. M. Forster's secret novel of a happy same-sex love affair, tells the story of Alec Scudder, the gamekeeper Maurice Hall falls in love with in Forster's classic, published only after the author's death.Di...

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The show girl by Nicola Harrison

The show girl

Nicola Harrison

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Nicola Harrison's The Show Girl gives a glimpse of the glamorous world of the Ziegfeld Follies, through the eyes of a young midwestern woman who comes to New York City to find her destiny as a Ziegfeld Follies star.It's 1927 when Olive McCormick moves...

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The Riviera house by Natasha Lester

The Riviera house

Natasha Lester

eAudiobook

The New York Times bestselling author of The Paris Secret weaves a lush and engrossing novel of World War II inspired by a true story and perfect for fans of Kate Quinn and Pam Jenoff. Paris, 1939: The Nazis think Éliane can't understand German. They're...

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The lost lieutenant  by Erica Vetsch

The lost lieutenant

Erica Vetsch

Book

"Evan Eldridge never meant to be a war hero--he just wanted to fight Napoleon for the future of his country. And he certainly didn't think that saving the life of a peer would mean being made the Earl of Whitelock. But when the life you save is dear to...

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The viscount needs a wife  by Jo Beverley

The viscount needs a wife

Jo Beverley

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"Since being widowed two years ago, Kitty Cateril has been trapped in her late husband's home, where she is expected to mourn forever. Desperate to escape, Kitty will consider any option--even a hasty marriage to a stranger with no intention of abandoning...

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The unworthy duke  by Charlotte Anne

The unworthy duke

Charlotte Anne

Book

"She's running from her past; he's hiding from his. Miss Ellen Burney doesn't have a penny to her name. Determined to escape scandal, she flees to London and becomes Miss Smith: spinster and lady's companion. London offers security in anonymity. So long...

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The devil's own duke  by Lenora Bell

The devil's own duke

Lenora Bell

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"Lady Henrietta Prince is far too busy for romance. She's dedicated her life to turning her family vineyards into a profitable wine venture. But when she shares a kiss at midnight with a handsome stranger, she's captivated... until he claims to be the...

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The brightest star in Paris  by Diana Biller

The brightest star in Paris

Diana Biller

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"Amelie St. James, prima ballerina of the Paris Opera Ballet and sweetheart of Paris, is a fraud. Seven years ago, in the devastating aftermath of the Siege of Paris, she made a decision to protect her sister: she became the bland, sweet, pious 'St. Amie'...

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Portrait of a Scotsman  by Evie Dunmore

Portrait of a Scotsman

Evie Dunmore

Book

"Going toe-to-toe with a brooding Scotsman is rather bold for a respectable suffragist, but when he happens to be one's unexpected husband, what else is an unwilling bride to do? London banking heiress Hattie Greenfield wanted just three things in life:...

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