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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 reluctant heiress by Dilly Court

The reluctant heiress

Dilly Court

eBook

East-End London, 1858. In London's twisting streets, it's hard to tell friend from foe. And for Katherine Martin, arriving back in London after years away, the city is far crueller than she remembers. Her eyes opened to the plight of London's poor, Kate...

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The Scot's oath  by Heather Grothaus

The Scot's oath

Heather Grothaus

Book

"In the shadow of a damning legacy, these proud sons take medieval Scotland by storm . . . and surrender to love's saving grace. When Padraig Boyd learns he is the sole legitimate heir to a Northumberland manor, he flees the impoverished fishing isle...

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Constantine  by Heather Grothaus

Constantine

Heather Grothaus

Book

"A shadow has fallen over the medieval Holy Land and four courageous Crusaders have banded together to root out the enemy. The Brotherhood of Fallen Angels have dedicated their lives to the pursuit of justice. But is there room in their hearts for love?...

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Adrian  by Heather Grothaus

Adrian

Heather Grothaus

Book

"Introducing the Brotherhood of Fallen Angels—an epic new series set in the medieval Holy Land, where four heroic Crusaders find themselves caught in the crosshairs of revenge, devotion—and love… From palaces and cathedrals to fortresses, Adrian Hail...

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Valentine  by Heather Grothaus

Valentine

Heather Grothaus

Book

"Introducing the Brotherhood of Fallen Angels—an epic new series set in the medieval Holy Land, where four heroic Crusaders find themselves caught in the crosshairs of revenge, devotion—and love… He’s a man of passion and principle. But would he kill...

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Duchess if you dare  by Anabelle Bryant

Duchess if you dare

Anabelle Bryant

Book

"From the glittering ballrooms of the ton to the city's grittiest corners, London has no shortage of wrongs in need of righting--and the Maidens of Mayhem are prepared for the challenge. United by secrecy and sisterhood, these daring women from all walks...

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Hope springs eternal  by Julia Ridgmont

Hope springs eternal

Julia Ridgmont

Book

"Carving out a new life in Oregon isn’t for the faint of heart. Neither is becoming a mail-order bride. For 36-year-old Susannah Eversoll, starting over after her husband’s suicide, not to mention betrayal, is what she feels the need to do. So she arranges...

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The land steward's daughter  by Becky Michaels

The land steward's daughter

Becky Michaels

Book

"Elaina Walker has waited for her childhood sweetheart to return from the Napoleonic Wars for eight years. At five-and-twenty, the pressure to marry well is mounting, despite being unable to forget Will, the Duke of Blackmore's second son. Will Winter...

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Hero wanted  by Betina M. Krahn

Hero wanted

Betina M. Krahn

Book

"When dashing, determined bachelor Rafe Townsend, and beautiful, impetuous Lauren Alcott are trapped into an engagement by their powerful business magnate fathers, their attraction suggests there may be pleasurable compensations to matrimony after all....

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Under the Spanish stars by Alli Sinclair

Under the Spanish stars

Alli Sinclair

Audio CD

A life-changing journey, a family secret, a passionate encounter ... 1945. When Katarina Sanchez is drawn into the world of flamenco, she's forced to make a decision - comply with her affluent family's rigid lifestyle or live a life of poverty but en...

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Under the Parisian sky by Alli Sinclair

Under the Parisian sky

Alli Sinclair

Audio CD

1917. When dancer Viktoriya Budian flees war-torn Russia, she arrives in Paris, destitute and without hope. Her only chance of survival is to join the Ballets Russes, a controversial dance company that works with Pablo Picasso, Coco Chanel, and Henri...

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The duke undone by Joanna Lowell

The duke undone

Joanna Lowell

eAudiobook

An artist stumbles upon a naked duke and an unlikely love story begins in this captivating Victorian historical romance. When Royal Academy painting student Lucy Coover trips over a naked man passed out in an East End alley, she does the decent thing....

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The worst duke in the world by Lisa Berne

The worst duke in the world

Lisa Berne

eAudiobook

A wayward duke must choose: will he be the bad hero in a love story gone awry, or the brave and clever hero who risks everything for true love? The acclaimed Penhallow Dynasty series continues in this fresh, fun, funny tale! Life's no bowl of cherries...

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The champagne war by Fiona McIntosh

The champagne war

Fiona McIntosh

eBook

"In the summer of 1914, vigneron Jerome Mea heads off to war, certain he'll be home by Christmas. His new bride Sophie Delancré, a fifth generation champenoise, is determined to ensure the forthcoming vintages will be testament to their love and the power...

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Waiting for a Scot like you by Eva Leigh

Waiting for a Scot like you

Eva Leigh

eBook

"Living their best life Beatrice Sloane, the Countess of Farris, is a free-spirited widow. After a stultifying marriage, she is now wealthy and independent and determined to stay so. Wherever she goes, a good time is sure to follow! Captain Duncan Mc...

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When you give a rogue a rebel by Jane Ashford

When you give a rogue a rebel

Jane Ashford

eBook

The repentant rebel: "After years of hiding her secret and mourning her father, things are finally looking up for Diana Gresham when she meets kind Captain Robert Wilson. But just when Diana thinks she's found joy in her life again, she and her new love...

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The unexpected heiress by Kaitlin O'Riley

The unexpected heiress

Kaitlin O'Riley

Large Print

"The latest American sensation to grace London's ballrooms, Meredith Rose Remington has beauty, wit - and a shocking secret. At her aunt's insistence, Meredith is posing as an oil heiress, but she is utterly destitute. In truth, Meredith would rather...

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Her only hope  by Julia Ridgmont

Her only hope

Julia Ridgmont

Book

"January 1882. Alexandra Carter was supposed to marry Jacob Mahoney. At least, that was what her younger self believed when he worked in her father's blacksmith shop years ago. At that impressionable age, she could have watched his well-muscled arms ...

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A glimmer of hope  by Julia Ridgmont

A glimmer of hope

Julia Ridgmont

Book

"1881, Oregon. Melissa Eversoll Burgess's hope of a wonderful life with her first husband went up in smoke the day she married him. Not only was his abuse difficult to take, but she also learned that he was deeply involved in crime - on the very day...

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Dreams rekindled  by Amanda Cabot

Dreams rekindled

Amanda Cabot

Book

"When a dashing newspaper man comes to Mesquite Springs, aspiring writer Dorothy Clark sees her dreams coming true - until a man arrives with altogether different plans for the town and its newspaper"--

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The laird's vow  by Heather Grothaus

The laird's vow

Heather Grothaus

Book

"Edinburgh merchant Tavish Cameron has no choice but to pay outrageous tolls to the nobility, until fate gives him an unexpected opportunity for advancement. To claim Tower Roscraig, all he has to do is admit that he is the bastard son of a murdering...

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Roman  by Heather Grothaus

Roman

Heather Grothaus

Book

"It is not the first time Roman Berg has escaped death, and it will likely not be the last. There is a price on his head, and his tall Nordic bearing makes him stand out in Damascus. The skilled builder has witnessed the destruction of his life's work...

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The healer  by Allison Butler

The healer

Allison Butler

Book

"An outcast in her own home for as long as she can remember, Lynelle Fenwick will do anything to earn her father's approval. Including exaggerating her healing skills, and setting off alone to rescue her step-brother from a band of raiding Scots. Living...

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Wilde child  by Eloisa James

Wilde child

Eloisa James

Book

"Already notorious for the golden hair that proves her mother’s infidelity, Lady Joan can’t seem to avoid scandals, but her latest escapade may finally ruin her: she’s determined to perform the title role of a prince - in breeches, naturally. She has...

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Ravish me with rubies  by Jane Feather

Ravish me with rubies

Jane Feather

Book

"Petra Rutherford is certain she isn't the first dreamy-eyed girl that devilishly handsome Baron Granville of Ashton has loved and left behind. But when her brother's political ambitions place her before him once more, she's determined to give Guy Gr...

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Five days with a duke  by Christi Caldwell

Five days with a duke

Christi Caldwell

Book

"Years earlier, Connell Wordsworth, the Duke of Renaud gave up the woman he wanted for the responsibilities thrust upon him. After loss upon loss, he heads to London, for a new home with no memories, no staff, and the only thing he wants in life... to...

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The highlander's demand  by Mary Wine

The highlander's demand

Mary Wine

Book

"Buchanan Mackenzie is a new laird, and he's about to be tested. When his half-brother is killed, he must seek vengeance or face the rage of his clansmen. Beyond spilling blood, fate offers himanother solution. Taking the daughter of his enemy will appease...

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Braced for love  by Mary Connealy

Braced for love

Mary Connealy

Book

"After his father's death, Kevin Hunt inherits a ranch in Wyoming - the only catch is it also belongs to a half brother he never knew existed. But danger follows Kevin, and he suspects his half brother is behind it. The only one willing to stand between...

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The sapphire child  by Janet MacLeod Trotter

The sapphire child

Janet MacLeod Trotter

Book

"As the Second World War looms, Andrew joins the army to fight for freedom. Meanwhile in India, Stella, reeling from her terrible betrayal, also throws herself into the war effort, volunteering for the Women's Auxiliary Corps, resigned to living a lo...

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A rogue to remember  by Emily Sullivan

A rogue to remember

Emily Sullivan

Book

"After enduring five interminable seasons, Lottie Carlisle has had enough of shallow London society, her boring little life, and her uncle Alfred's meddling. When he demands she accept a proposal by the end of next season or else he will choose a husband...

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The heiress hunt  by Joanna Shupe

The heiress hunt

Joanna Shupe

Book

"Knickerbocker scoundrel Harrison Archer returns to New York to discover that his deceased father has bankrupted his estranged family. To save them from ruin, he's forced to quickly find and marry an heiress. For a matchmaker, Harrison turns to the one...

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Bridgerton collection. Volume 2 by Julia Quinn

Bridgerton collection. Volume 2

Julia Quinn

eBook

Romancing Mister Bridgerton: Penelope Featherington has secretly adored her best friend's brother from afar for forever—until she stumbles across Colin Bridgerton's deepest secret and fears she doesn't know him at all. Meanwhile, Colin is tired of hi...

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The Viscount and the vicar's daughter  by Mimi Matthews

The Viscount and the vicar's daughter

Mimi Matthews

Book

"After years of unbridled debauchery, Tristan Sinclair, Viscount St. Ashton has hit proverbial rock bottom. Seeking to escape his melancholy, he takes refuge at one of Victorian society's most notorious house parties. As the Christmas season approaches,...

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The lost letter  by Mimi Matthews

The lost letter

Mimi Matthews

Book

"When the tragic death of her gamester father leaves her destitute and alone, society beauty Sylvia Stafford finds work as a governess in a merchant's household in Cheapside. Isolated from the fashionable acquaintance of her youth, she resigns herself...

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The duke undone  by Joanna Lowell

The duke undone

Joanna Lowell

Book

"When an artist and a duke cross paths in the bustling London slums, an unlikely love story begins and their lives will be forever changed. Royal Academy painting student Lucy Coover quickly comes to the aid of the naked drunkard she stumbles upon one...

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The most eligible viscount in London  by Ella Quinn

The most eligible viscount in London

Ella Quinn

Book

"Viscount Gavin Turley is convinced that love matches cause nothing but trouble. Still, after months of courting, he’s fallen for Miss Georgie Featherton. He’s passionate about her, in fact. But words of love are not an indulgence he will allow himself....

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The games lovers play  by Stephanie Laurens

The games lovers play

Stephanie Laurens

Book

"A nobleman wedded to the lady he loves strives to overwrite five years of masterful pretence and open his wife’s eyes to the fact that he loves her as much as she loves him."--Provided by publisher.

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The seven sisters by Lucinda Riley

The seven sisters

Lucinda Riley

eAudiobook

The Seven Sisters is a sweeping epic tale of love and loss by the international number one bestseller Lucinda Riley. Maia D'Aplièse and her five sisters gather together at their childhood home - a fabulous, secluded castle situated on the shores of...

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An orphan's journey by Rosie Goodwin

An orphan's journey

Rosie Goodwin

eAudiobook

From the Sunday Times bestselling author of A Maiden's Voyage; perfect for fans of Dilly Court, Katie Flynn and Catherine Cookson. 'Goodwin is a master of her craft. The perfect book for a cold winter's evening' Lancashire Evening Post 'Goodwin is a ...

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Scoundrel of my heart  by Lorraine Heath

Scoundrel of my heart

Lorraine Heath

Book

"Lady Kathryn Lambert must marry a titled gentleman to claim her inheritance and has finally gained the attention of a duke. Yet she is unable to forget the scandalous second son who aided in her achievement - or his betrayal. He wants what he can ne...

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Scoundrel of my heart by Lorraine Heath

Scoundrel of my heart

Lorraine Heath

eBook

Lorraine Heath begins an exciting new series with a breathtaking romance about a young woman who must marry a titled gentleman to obtain her inheritance and the usuitable man she begins to fall madly in love with. She is desperate to wed a duke...Love...

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The royal correspondent by Alexandra Joel

The royal correspondent

Alexandra Joel

eBook

From the bestselling author of The Paris Model comes another breathtaking story of glamour, romance and espionage. Success would depend on taking a dangerous risk.When Blaise Hill, a feisty young journalist from one of Sydney's toughest neighbourhoods,...

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Finding home  by Annie Seaton

Finding home

Annie Seaton

Book

"Alice McLaren is a traveller... but her travels must remain a secret. Now that she has no one of her own, she leaves London during the Blitz to move to her family's cottage in Somerset. Alice plans to take evacuated children from London and care for...

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The postmistress by A. M. Stuart

The postmistress

A. M. Stuart

Audio CD

To forge a new life she must first deal with her past ... 1871. Adelaide Greaves and her young son have found sanctuary in the Australian town of Maiden's Creek, where she works as a postmistress. The rough Victorian goldmining settlement is a hard place...

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Truitt's truth by Julia David

Truitt's truth

Julia David

Large Print

"The Gold Rush is about to change lives forever. It's the booming California Gold Rush of 1849, and the toughest man in town is ready to face his truth. Truitt Emerson wants out. Enough fighting and terrorizing gold miners, he wants to leave Hangtown...

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Mountain Laurel by Lori Benton

Mountain Laurel

Lori Benton

Large Print

"North Carolina, 1793. Ian Cameron, a Boston cabinetmaker turned frontier trapper, has come to Mountain Laurel hoping to remake himself yet again - into his planter uncle's heir. No matter how uneasily the role of slave owner rests upon his shoulders....

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My dear Miss Dupré  by Grace Hitchcock

My dear Miss Dupré

Grace Hitchcock

Book

Upon her father's unexpected retirement, his shareholders refuse to allow Willow Dupré to take over the company without a man at her side. Presented with twenty-five potential suitors from New York society's elite, she has six months to choose which she...

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The Paris seamstress by Natasha Lester

The Paris seamstress

Natasha Lester

eAudiobook

1940. Parisian seamstress Estella Bissette is forced to flee France as the Germans advance. She is bound for Manhattan with a few francs, one suitcase, her sewing machine and a dream: to have her own atelier. 2015. Australian curator Fabienne Bissette...

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Heart of shadows by Paula Quinn

Heart of shadows

Paula Quinn

eAudiobook

Commander Torin Gray is known among the Bruce's most elite Highland warriors as Shadow because of his prowess at infiltrating any English stronghold and discovering its weaknesses before bringing the king's army to its doors. After watching the Engli...

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Heart of stone by Paula Quinn

Heart of stone

Paula Quinn

eAudiobook

When widowed Nicholas MacPherson, Earl of Rothbury, returns from a two-year pilgrimage and finds himself in desperate need of a governess for his son, the last person he wants to see at his door is Julianna Feathers, the lass he had loved since he was...

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Heart of ashes by Paula Quinn

Heart of ashes

Paula Quinn

eAudiobook

Cainnech (Cain) MacPherson's hatred for the English was born when he was a lad of seven, the day they raided his village and killed his family. They took everything from him without mercy and tossed him onto the battlefield, where the memory of love faded...

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The reluctant heiress by Dilly Court

The reluctant heiress

Dilly Court

Audio CD

"East-End London, 1858. In London's twisting streets, it's hard to tell friend from foe. And for Katherine Martin, arriving back in London after years away, the city is far crueller than she remembers. Her eyes opened to the plight of London's poor, Kate...

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Our darkest night by Jennifer Robson

Our darkest night

Jennifer Robson

Audio CD

"It is the autumn of 1943, and life is becoming increasingly perilous for Italian Jews like the Mazin family. With Nazi Germany now occupying most of her beloved homeland, and the threat of imprisonment and deportation growing ever more certain, Antonina...

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The devil in her bed  by Kerrigan Byrne

The devil in her bed

Kerrigan Byrne

Book

"They call him the Devil of Dorset. He stands alone, a man of undeniable power. Moving in and out of shadows, back alleys and ballrooms, he is unstoppable and one of the Crown's most dangerous weapons. However, when he sets his sights on the undeniab...

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The ballad of Hattie Taylor by Susan Andersen

The ballad of Hattie Taylor

Susan Andersen

eAudiobook

A daring young woman pushes back against societal constraints in a feminist, coming-of-age Western romance from New York Times bestselling author Susan Andersen. In the small, bustling town of Mattawa, Oregon, the turn of the century offers a new kind...

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A lady's formula for love by Elizabeth Everett

A lady's formula for love

Elizabeth Everett

eAudiobook

What is a Victorian lady's formula for love? Mix one brilliant noblewoman and her enigmatic protection officer. Add in a measure of danger and attraction. Heat over the warmth of humor and friendship, and the result is more than simple chemistry--it'...

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The ambulance girl by Tania Anne Crosse

The ambulance girl

Tania Anne Crosse

Audio CD

"Dartmoor, 1914. 24-year-old Marianne Warrington is in danger of being left on the shelf. But she has her future mapped out and it doesn't include marriage or babies. Instead, she vows to devote herself to rearing horses on her parents' farm. Then World...

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The earl of Christmas past  by Kerrigan Byrne

The earl of Christmas past

Kerrigan Byrne

Book

"There's no room at the Inn... Sprightly Victorian spinster, Vanessa Latimer, is stranded for the holidays in the Scottish Highlands by a relentless winter blizzard. She takes refuge at a centuries-old inn where the only available room is haunted by the...

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A captain for Caroline Gray  by Julie Wright

A captain for Caroline Gray

Julie Wright

Book

"Caroline Gray would rather be daring and intelligent than demure and insipid, which is why she is still unmatched after her third season in London. Her family’s threadbare finances leave Caroline with only one choice to secure her future: sail with ...

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Truly beloved  by Grace Burrowes

Truly beloved

Grace Burrowes

Book

"Fabianus Haviland, Viscount Penweather, did not journey to the wilds of Dorsetshire in the dead of winter to engage in yet another dalliance with yet another lonely widow. Being a trifle lonely himself - only a trifle - he's looking for a fresh start...

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The flame and the flower by Kathleen E Woodiwiss

The flame and the flower

Kathleen E Woodiwiss

eBook

The Flame: A lusty adventurer married to the sea, Captain Brandon Birmingham courts scorn and peril when he abducts the beautiful fugitive from the tumultuous London dockside. But no power on Earth can compel him to relinquish his exquisite prize. For...

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Ghostwritten by Isabel Wolff

Ghostwritten

Isabel Wolff

eBook

Jenni loves her job as a ghostwriter. It satisfies her insatiable curiosity about people. It also means that she can hide behind the stories of others and not think about her own life too much. But when Jenni starts work on the memoirs of a survivor of...

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Masquerade at Middlecrest Abbey by Abigail Wilson

Masquerade at Middlecrest Abbey

Abigail Wilson

Large Print

"In this new Regency romance, Elizabeth knows she must protect her heart from the charm of her new husband, Lord Torrington. She is not, however, prepared to protect her life. When the widowed Lord Torrington agreed to spy for the crown, he never planned...

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The forgotten gift by Kathleen McGurl

The forgotten gift

Kathleen McGurl

eBook

'Be ready to be wowed and amazed and lose sleep as you stay up to reach the last pages!' You absolutely must read it!' NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars What would you do to protect the ones you love' 1861. George's life changes forever the day he meets Lucy....

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The smuggler's daughter by Kerry Barrett

The smuggler's daughter

Kerry Barrett

eBook

'I loved this book! I was hooked from the start' I devoured this.' NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars Only she knows the truth. Only she can save them. 1799Emily Moon lives with her mother in an inn on a clifftop in the darkest reaches of Cornwall. After her...

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The women of Mulberry Lane by Rosie Clarke

The women of Mulberry Lane

Rosie Clarke

eAudiobook

Love and heartbreak, birth and death, joy amid hardship, are all here in the gripping fifth novel about the people of Mulberry Lane during World War Two. The war is nearly over - or is it? The women of Mulberry Lane anxiously wait for news. Peggy doesn't...

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A rogue to ruin  by Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burke

A rogue to ruin

Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burk...

Book

"Anne Pemberton was one of the Season’s most popular young misses until her betrothed was arrested for extortion at their wedding. Now a social pariah, she can’t help but think back to the dashing gentleman she met before the Season started. Though they...

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Someone to romance by Mary Balogh

Someone to romance

Mary Balogh

eAudiobook

"Love comes when you least expect it in this captivating new novel in the Wescott Regency romance series from New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh. Lady Jessica Archer lost her own interest in the glittering excitement of romance after her cousin...

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Someone to romance by Mary Balogh

Someone to romance

Mary Balogh

eAudiobook

"Love comes when you least expect it in this captivating new novel in the Wescott Regency romance series from New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh. Lady Jessica Archer lost her own interest in the glittering excitement of romance after her cousin...

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A duke will never do  by Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burke

A duke will never do

Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burk...

Book

"After failing on the Marriage Mart, Jane Pemberton has two choices: submit to her parents' edict to marry their boring neighbor or become a self-declared spinster and take up residence in the official headquarters of the Spitfire Society. It's really...

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The Viscount's Yuletide Bride by Carol Arens

The Viscount's Yuletide Bride

Carol Arens

eBook

A Christmas wedding...a forever vow? Faced with losing his ward if he remains unmarried, Isaiah Maxwell must find a bride! With spinsterhood beckoning, Felicia Pennyjohns is the perfect candidate for a marriage in name only. Which is all it can ever be,...

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The ambulance girl by Tania Anne Crosse

The ambulance girl

Tania Anne Crosse

eAudiobook

A young woman who doesn't want to be tied down. Dartmoor, 1914. Twenty-four-year-old Marianne Warrington is in danger of being left on the shelf. That's what her mother says and that's precisely how she wants it. She has her future mapped out and it ...

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A scandalous bargain  by Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burke

A scandalous bargain

Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burk...

Book

"Tricked into marriage five years ago, Thomas Devereaux, Lord Rockbourne is suddenly a widower. Rumors abound that his wife's death may not have been an accident and given the troubling secrets Thomas keeps buried, even he isn't entirely sure. But when...

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A secret surrender  by Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burke

A secret surrender

Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burk...

Book

"A survivor of the mean streets of London's East End, Selina Blackwell has learned to be a chameleon, and in her current iteration as a fortune-teller, she's able to provide a Season for her sister. Only, Madame Sybila can't be a chaperone, so Selina...

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A duke is never enough  by Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burke

A duke is never enough

Darcy (Romance fiction writer) Burk...

Book

"Notorious rake Marcus Raleigh, Marquess of Ripley, is gracing the gossip pages for a new reason: the rumors he may have murdered his swindling cousin. His quest for answers regarding his cousin's death leads him to an incomparable self-declared spinster,...

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Highland spitfire by Mary Wine

Highland spitfire

Mary Wine

eBook

New from Mary Wine, the queen of sizzling, page-turning Scottish Historical romance Passion flares between enemies Two hotheaded Highlanders, the offspring of feuding lairds, are tricked by the King's Regent into a desperate choice: marry or die. Bha...

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An unexpected Earl  by Anna (Romance fiction writer) Harrington

An unexpected Earl

Anna (Romance fiction writer) Harri...

Book

Twelve years ago, brigadier Brandon Pearce, had to give up the girl he loved, Amelia Howard. Now he's the Earl of Sandhurst, but committed to stopping a criminal group that's threatening the lives of innocent people - including blackmailing Amelia's ...

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Finding Home by Annie Seaton

Finding Home

Annie Seaton

eBook

Alice McLaren is a traveller . . . but her travels must remain a secret. Now that she has no one of her own, she leaves London during the Blitz to move to her family's cottage in Somerset. Alice plans to take evacuated children from London and care for...

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Accidentally compromising the duke  by Stacy Reid

Accidentally compromising the duke

Stacy Reid

Book

"England, 1817. Miss Adeline Hays is out of options. Determined to escape marriage to a repugnant earl, Adeline plans to deliberately allow herself to be caught in a compromising position at a house party with the much kinder man she'd hoped to marry....

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Wild rain  by Beverly Jenkins

Wild rain

Beverly Jenkins

Book

'"Banished by her grandfather at the age of eighteen, Spring Lee has survived scandal to claim her own little slice of Paradise, Wyoming. She's proud of working her ranch alone and unwilling to share it with a stranger--especially one like Garrett McCray,...

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The prince of spies  by Elizabeth Camden

The prince of spies

Elizabeth Camden

Book

"Luke Delacroix's hidden past as a spy has him carrying out an ambitious agenda-thwarting the reelection of his only real enemy. But trouble begins when he falls for Marianne Magruder, the congressman's daughter. Can their newfound love survive a pol...

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The worst duke in the world  by Lisa Berne

The worst duke in the world

Lisa Berne

Book

"Duty demands that Anthony Farr, the Duke of Radcliffe, remarry to provide a spare heir, and eligible ladies are vying for a proposal. All he wants is to be a good father to his young son, to see his pig win first prize at the harvest fête, and to s...

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The liar's dictionary by Eley Williams

The liar's dictionary

Eley Williams

Large Print

"Peter Winceworth, a disaffected Victorian lexicographer, inserts false entries into a dictionary – violating and subverting the dictionary’s authority – in an attempt to assert some sense of individual purpose and artistic freedom. In the present da...

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Our darkest night by Jennifer Robson

Our darkest night

Jennifer Robson

Large Print

"It is the autumn of 1943, and life is becoming increasingly perilous for Italian Jews like the Mazin family. With Nazi Germany now occupying most of her beloved homeland, and the threat of imprisonment and deportation growing ever more certain, Antonina...

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The Bridgertons by Julia Quinn

The Bridgertons

Julia Quinn

eBook

-- On the Way to the Wedding; It's in His Kiss; When He Was Wicked; To Sir Phillip, With Love; Romancing Mister Bridgerton; An Offer from a Gentleman, The Viscount Who Loved Me; and The Duke and I. Also in this collection is a Bridgerton novella writ...

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The sum of all kisses by Julia Quinn

The sum of all kisses

Julia Quinn

eBook

Hugh Prentice has never had patience for dramatic females, and if Lady Sarah Pleinsworth has ever been acquainted with the words "shy" or "retiring", she's long since tossed them out the window. Besides, even if Hugh did grow to enjoy her company, it...

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When he was wicked by Julia Quinn

When he was wicked

Julia Quinn

eAudiobook

In every life there is a turning point . . . A moment so tremendous, so sharp and breathtaking, that one knows one's life will never be the same. For Michael Stirling, London's most infamous rake, that moment came the first time he laid eyes on Franc...

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