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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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Once dishonored  by Mary Jo Putney

Once dishonored

Mary Jo Putney

Book

"A man who has lost his honor has nothing ... London, 1816. As a Royal Navy officer, Lucas Mandeville, Lord Foxton, has fought his share of battles on the high seas, followed by long years of imprisonment. But on this night, he'd rather be on the burning...

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Beauty tempts the beast  by Lorraine Heath

Beauty tempts the beast

Lorraine Heath

Book

"Althea Stanwick was a perfect lady destined to marry a wealthy lord, until betrayal left her family penniless. Though she's lost friends, fortune, and respectability, Althea has gained a scandalous plan. If she can learn to seduce, she can obtain power...

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Captive by Brenda Joyce

Captive

Brenda Joyce

eBook

"The haunting song of a distant era calls the beautiful graduate student to her subject, the enigmatic Captain Blackwell. Across the centuries, she is drawn by an inexplicable passion into a realm of mystery and danger -- to be imprisioned in an opulent...

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Mountain Laurel by Lori Benton

Mountain Laurel

Lori Benton

eBook

"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. Then...

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An Ivy Hill Christmas by Julie Klassen

An Ivy Hill Christmas

Julie Klassen

eBook

Richard Brockwell, the younger son of Ivy Hill's most prominent family, hasn't been home for Christmas in years. He prefers to live in the London townhouse, far away from Brockwell Court, the old family secret that haunts him, and the shadows of his ...

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Immanuel's veins by Ted Dekker

Immanuel's veins

Ted Dekker

eAudiobook

It is a dangerous tale of times past. A torrid love story full of deep seduction and bold sacrifice. Then as now, evil begins its courtship cloaked in light. And the heart embraces what it should flee. Forgetting it once had a truer lover. Because the...

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Rule's bride by Kat Martin

Rule's bride

Kat Martin

eAudiobook

After their strategic "marriage of commerce" three years ago, Rule quite forgot about Violet Griffin, the teenage heiress to a Boston manufacturing fortune. He simply spoke his vows, took over her father's business, and returned to England to resume his...

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A sister's courage by Molly Green

A sister's courage

Molly Green

Large Print

"In the midst of war, she knew her place was not at home ... The most ambitious of three sisters, Lorraine 'Raine' Linfoot always dreamed of becoming a pilot. As a spirited seventeen-year-old, she persuades her hero Doug Williams to teach her to fly....

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The forbidden promise by Lorna (Novelist) Cook

The forbidden promise

Lorna (Novelist) Cook

Large Print

"Can one promise change the fate of two women decades apart? Scotland, 1940. War rages across Europe, but Invermoray House is at peace - until the night of Constance's 21st birthday, when she's the only person to see a Spitfire crash into the loch. R...

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Fire queen by Joanna (Novelist) Courtney

Fire queen

Joanna (Novelist) Courtney

Large Print

"Shakespeare's Ophelia was a lover, a madwoman and a victim. The real Ofelia is a very different story: a leader, a fighter and a fiercely independent woman ... As a young girl, Ofelia stood frozen as her mother threw herself on her father's funeral pyre....

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The untamed bride by Stephanie Laurens

The untamed bride

Stephanie Laurens

eBook

The first book in a brand-new series, The Black Cobra Quartet, from New York Times and USA Today bestselling romance author Stephanie Laurens, The Untamed Bride is the story of a bold, beautiful woman with a scandalous past and a battle-hardened, sin...

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The lost lights of St Kilda by Elisabeth Gifford

The lost lights of St Kilda

Elisabeth Gifford

Audio CD

"1927. When Fred Lawson takes a summer job on St Kilda, little does he realise that he has joined the last community to ever live on that beautiful, isolated island. Only three years later, St Kilda will be evacuated, the islanders near-dead from sta...

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The summer fields by L. P. Fergusson

The summer fields

L. P. Fergusson

Audio CD

"Is the pain of loss a price worth paying for true love? In the year 1704, dairy maid Elen Griffiths' immunity to the smallpox plaguing England should be a blessing. But it feels more like a curse when she is selected to leave her home and nurse high...

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Seasons of the heart by Cynthia Freeman

Seasons of the heart

Cynthia Freeman

eBook

Set against the backdrop of World War II and beyond, Seasons of the HeartIn 1941, with America at war, Ann Pollock falls in love. Handsome, charming attorney Phillip Coulter is everything she could want in a man and mate. But soon after they marry, P...

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The devil's heart by Cathy author. Maxwell

The devil's heart

Cathy author. Maxwell

eBook

They call her the Unattainable. Lady Margaret Chattanspurned every suitor for her hand, vowing never to marry. The only way to break the curse plaguing her family for two centuries is this ultimate sacrifice. But now her brothers' lives are in danger...

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The brazen bride  by Stephanie Laurens

The brazen bride

Stephanie Laurens

eBook

After he is shipwrecked and wounded, Major Logan Monteith, an ex-officer of the Crown on a mission to bring down a traitor known only as the Black Cobra, is rescued by Linnet Trevission, a brazen beauty who is as daring as he.

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Love and other scandals by Caroline Linden

Love and other scandals

Caroline Linden

eBook

Embracing her singleness after suffering through four seasons in London, buxom beauty Joan Benet, who longs for excitement, decides to become the kept woman of a rakish earl or similarly exciting scoundrel and sets her sights on her brother's best fr...

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It happened one midnight by Julie-Anne (Romance author) Long

It happened one midnight

Julie-Anne (Romance author) Long

eBook

Avoiding matrimony at all costs, notorious upper-class rake Jonathan Redmond is caught unawares when he crosses paths with Thomasina de Ballesteros, a woman with a shocking pedigree and all-too-many secrets.

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My kind of earl  by Vivienne Lorret

My kind of earl

Vivienne Lorret

Book

"Jane Pickerington never intended to start a brawl in a brothel. She only wanted to research her book. Yet when her simple study of scoundrels goes awry, she finds herself coming to the rescue of a dark, enigmatic stranger... who turns out to be far more...

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What happens in Piccadilly  by Chasity Bowlin

What happens in Piccadilly

Chasity Bowlin

Book

"That is what greets Miss Calliope St. James when she enters the household of her prospective employer, Lord Winn Hamilton, the Earl of Montgomery. The newly appointed guardian for his nieces and nephew, he's clearly a man who has no idea what to do ...

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The inevitable fall of Christopher Cynster  by Stephanie Laurens

The inevitable fall of Christopher Cynster

Stephanie Laurens

Book

"A gentleman hoping to avoid falling in love and a lady who believes love has passed her by are flung together in a race to unravel a plot to undermine the realm. Christopher Cynster has finally accepted that to have the life he wants, he needs a wife,...

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The obsessions of Lord Godfrey Cavanaugh  by Stephanie Laurens

The obsessions of Lord Godfrey Cavanaugh

Stephanie Laurens

Book

"Lord Godfrey Cavanaugh has no thoughts of marrying as he drives into North Yorkshire on a plum commission for the National Gallery to authenticate a Renaissance painting the gallery wishes to purchase. Then a snow storm sweeps in, and Godfrey barely...

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The woman from Saint Germain by John Lonie

The woman from Saint Germain

John Lonie

Large Print

"She is a celebrated writer stranded in Paris after her French lover is killed fighting the German invasion. He is a volatile young man with a deadly secret, fleeing Nazi-controlled Austria. Only the Nazis could bring them together. Armed with a precious...

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Someone to romance  by Mary Balogh

Someone to romance

Mary Balogh

Book

"Lady Jessica Archer lost her own interest in the glittering excitement of romance after her cousin and dearest friend Abigail Westcott was rejected by the ton when her father was revealed to be a bigamist. Ever practical, however, once she's twenty-five,...

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The chieftain's curse by Frances Housden

The chieftain's curse

Frances Housden

eBook

Euan McArthur is a chieftain in need of an heir. While still a young a warrior, Euan incites the fury of a witch. She retaliates with a curse that no wife will ever bear him an heir. As he buries his third wife and yet another bonnie stillborn son, Euan...

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The masterful Mr. Montague by Stephanie Laurens

The masterful Mr. Montague

Stephanie Laurens

eAudiobook

#1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens returns to the world of Barnaby Adair, his wife Penelope, and their growing band of sleuths in this mystery that reveals the dangerous underbelly of Regency London. Outside that glittering circle...

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Going home  by Carole Brungar

Going home

Carole Brungar

Book

"When Ronnie McIlroy volunteers to spend twelve months nursing in a South Vietnamese hospital, she's ill-prepared for a poverty-stricken country at war. Neither weak nor faint-hearted, she's way out of her comfort zone. American pilot, Joseph Hunter Jr,...

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Accidentally, love... by Kate Harper

Accidentally, love...

Kate Harper

eBook

Audrey Hathaway is in no rush to find a husband, despite the fact that she is being wooed by an earl, no less. Having seen her siblings sublime happiness with their own partners, she is prepared to wait until she finds her soul mate. Still, she believes...

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The Margate maid by Lynne (Novelist) Francis

The Margate maid

Lynne (Novelist) Francis

Book

"Margate, 1786. Dairymaid Molly Goodchild dreams of a better life. Up at the crack of dawn to milk her uncle's cows, the one comfort of her day is her friendship with apprentice gardener, Charlie. When dashing naval officer, Nicholas, arrives in town,...

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Barefoot in Hyde Park  by Chasity Bowlin

Barefoot in Hyde Park

Chasity Bowlin

Book

"Lillian Burkhart could not be more different from her half-sister, Wilhelmina. Suspecting that she is more like their wastrel father, she struggles against the wildness inside her, trying desperately to be the proper young woman that Miss Euphemia Darrow...

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A rogue to remember  by Chasity Bowlin

A rogue to remember

Chasity Bowlin

Book

"Douglas 'Devil' Ashton, Lord Deveril, was forced by his father to join the army and was exiled to India. It was punishment for all his many wicked, wild and reckless ways. While serving his country, the unthinkable happens at home. Devil’s sister is...

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A rogue of one's own  by Evie Dunmore

A rogue of one's own

Evie Dunmore

Book

"A lady must have money and an army of her own if she is to win a revolution - but first, she must pit her wits against the wiles of an irresistible rogue bent on wrecking her plans... and her heart. Lady Lucie is fuming. She and her band of Oxford s...

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Highland gladiator  by Kathryn Le Veque

Highland gladiator

Kathryn Le Veque

Book

"When Lor Careston's quiet Highland village was attacked and burned, he felt helpless against the raiders who destroyed his home. Seeking revenge, but lacking the fighting skills needed to execute his mission, he sets out to find the Ludus Caledonia-...

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Vying for the viscount  by Kristi Ann Hunter

Vying for the viscount

Kristi Ann Hunter

Book

"Hudson, the newly titled Viscount Stildon, is moving to England from India where he was born and raised. It is an arduous enough endeavor before he learns the fate of the racing empire he inherited along with his title depends upon him getting in the...

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The first Princess of Wales by Karen (Karen S.) Harper

The first Princess of Wales

Karen (Karen S.) Harper

Audio CD

"Hoping to redeem her family's disgraced name, Joan of Kent journeys to the intrigue-filled court of King Edward III, where, as part of her revenge on the royal family for their betrayal of her father, she targets Edward, Prince of Wales, but her vengeance...

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Mine till midnight by Lisa Kleypas

Mine till midnight

Lisa Kleypas

Audio CD

"When an unexpected inheritance elevates her family to the ranks of the aristocracy, Amelia Hathaway discovers that tending to her younger sisters and wayward brother was easy compared to navigating the intricacies of the ton. Even more challenging: ...

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Who wants to marry a duke  by Sabrina Jeffries

Who wants to marry a duke

Sabrina Jeffries

Book

"A past kiss with adorably bookish Miss Olivia Norley should be barely a memory for Marlowe Drake, the Duke of Thornstock. After all, there are countless debutantes for a handsome rakehell to charm beyond a young lady whose singular passion is chemis...

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The viscount who lived down the lane by Elizabeth Boyle

The viscount who lived down the lane

Elizabeth Boyle

eAudiobook

As she arrives in Mayfair, Louisa Tempest is horrified when her incorrigible cat bolts from the carriage and dashes into a neighbor's house, where she comes face-to-face with the reclusive Viscount Wakefield. But even more dismaying than his foul temper...

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Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932 by Francine Prose

Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932

Francine Prose

eAudiobook

A richly imagined and stunningly inventive literary masterpiece of love, art, and betrayal, exploring the genesis of evil, the unforeseen consequences of love, and the ultimate unreliability of storytelling itself Paris in the 1920s. It is a city of....

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And the Miss ran away with the rake by Elizabeth Boyle

And the Miss ran away with the rake

Elizabeth Boyle

eBook

Sensible gentleman of means seeks a sensible lady of good breeding for correspondence, and in due consideration, matrimony. Which is exactly the sort of advertisement that makes practical-to-a-fault Daphne Dale's heart flutter. A sensible gentleman, in...

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Gladiator heart by Alyssa Morgan

Gladiator heart

Alyssa Morgan

eBook

When Lady Valeria Augusta Marianus is captured by the savage Pict army, she is fearful of her treatment by their renowned and fearless commander. His enemy is the Roman Empire and she is the Cesar's niece, but Tristan Caileanach is nothing like the wild...

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Would-be wilderness wife by Regina Scott

Would-be wilderness wife

Regina Scott

eBook

The Kidnapped Bride Drew Wallin's youngest brother is determined to see him married so he kidnaps Drew a prospective bride. Not only is Catherine Stanway beautiful, but she's a nurse who can help their ailing mother. Drew doesn't have time for distra...

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Wonderful lonesome by Olivia Newport

Wonderful lonesome

Olivia Newport

eBook

In a struggling Amish settlement on the harsh Colorado plain, Abbie Weaver refuses to concede defeat to hail, drought, and coyotes, even as families begin to give up and return east. The biggest challenge of all is the lack of a spiritual shepherd and...

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Wicked, my love by Susanna Ives

Wicked, my love

Susanna Ives

eBook

Handsome, silver-tongued politician Lord Randall doesn't get along with his bank partner, the financially brilliant but hopelessly frumpish Isabella St. Vincent. Ever since she was his childhood nemesis, he's tried-and failed-to get the better of her....

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Warrior of fire by Michelle (Author of historical romances) Willingham

Warrior of fire

Michelle (Author of historical romances)...

eBook

A warrior with fire in his soul! Fleeing an unwanted betrothal to the cruel King, Lady Carice knows her days are numbered. She has never felt desirable, until she meets Norman soldier Raine de Garenne. Soon she longs to experience passion, if only for...

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Wagon train sweetheart by Lacy Williams

Wagon train sweetheart

Lacy Williams

eBook

Emma Hewitt never thought she'd travel thousands of miles to wed. Yet Oregon is where she'll meet the groom her brothers have chosen. After years of nursing her ailing father, Emma's social skills are lacking. An arranged marriage is only sensible. And...

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The tide watchers by Melissa James

The tide watchers

Melissa James

eBook

In the tradition of Jennifer Robson, comes this compelling debut that weaves the fascinating story of a young woman who must risk her life as a spy to help stop Napoleon's invasion of Great Britain in the winter of 1803. Though the daughter of an Eng...

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Temptations of a wallflower by Eva Leigh

Temptations of a wallflower

Eva Leigh

eBook

"In society circles she's known as the Watching Wallflower--shy, quiet, and certainly never scandalous. Yet beneath Lady Sarah Frampton's demure façade hides the mind of the Lady of Dubious Quality, author of the most titillating erotic fiction the ton...

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Taming the highlander by May McGoldrick

Taming the highlander

May McGoldrick

eAudiobook

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Shotgun marriage by Danica Favorite

Shotgun marriage

Danica Favorite

eBook

Conveniently Wed. Forced to wed to protect their reputations after being trapped overnight in a mine, Emma Jane and Jasper Jackson's marriage is one in name only. Resenting the choices taken from him, Jasper's determined not to lose his heart. But it's...

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The scoundrel and the debutante by Julia London

The scoundrel and the debutante

Julia London

eBook

The dust of the Cabot sisters' shocking plans to rescue their family from certain ruin may have settled, but Prudence Cabot is left standing in the rubble of scandal. Now regarded as an unsuitable bride, she's tainted among the ton. Yet this unwillin...

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Who's that earl by Susanna Craig

Who's that earl

Susanna Craig

eBook

"Evocative writing, a delightful Scottish setting, and fully realized characters made this a joy to read. This spy hero and writer heroine touched my heart." 'New York Times bestselling author Sabrina Jeffries From rising star Susanna Craig comes a fresh...

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Two rogues make a right  by Cat Sebastian

Two rogues make a right

Cat Sebastian

Book

"Will Sedgwick can’t believe that after months of searching for his oldest friend, Martin Easterbrook is found hiding in an attic like a gothic nightmare. Intent on nursing Martin back to health, Will kindly kidnaps him and takes him to the countryside...

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The care and feeding of waspish widows  by Olivia Waite

The care and feeding of waspish widows

Olivia Waite

Book

"When Agatha Griffin finds a colony of bees in her warehouse, it's the not-so-perfect ending to a not-so-perfect week. Busy trying to keep her printing business afloat amidst rising taxes and the suppression of radical printers like her son, the last...

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Mr. Malcolm's list  by Suzanne Allain

Mr. Malcolm's list

Suzanne Allain

Book

"Move over, Mr. Darcy, there's a new man in town . . . . It is a truth universally acknowledged that an arrogant bachelor insistent on a wife who meets the strictest of requirements--deserves his comeuppance. The Honorable Mr. Jeremy Malcolm is searching...

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Would I lie to the duke  by Eva Leigh

Would I lie to the duke

Eva Leigh

Book

"When an ambitious entrepreneur pretends to be a lady of means, she catches the eye--and heart--of a duke... Jessica McGale's family business desperately needs investors and she's determined to succeed at any cost. But she knows London's elite will never...

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The London restoration  by Rachel McMillan

The London restoration

Rachel McMillan

Book

"London, Fall 1945. Architectural historian Diana Somerville's experience as a codebreaker at Bletchley Park and her knowledge of London's churches intersect in MI6's pursuit of a Russian agent named Eternity. Diana wants nothing more than to begin again...

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My Highland rogue  by Karen Ranney

My Highland rogue

Karen Ranney

Book

"Since she was a little girl, Jennifer Adaire, daughter of the earl of Burfield, has loved Gordon McDonnell, even though his station as the gardener's son made him strictly forbidden to her. After Gordon was forced from Adaire Hall, taking Jennifer's...

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A duke, the lady, and a baby  by Vanessa Riley

A duke, the lady, and a baby

Vanessa Riley

Book

"When headstrong West Indian heiress Patience Jordan questioned her English husband's mysterious suicide, she lost everything: her newborn son, Lionel, her fortune--and her freedom. Falsely imprisoned, she risks her life to be near her child--until The...

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The rebel wears plaid  by Eliza Knight

The rebel wears plaid

Eliza Knight

Book

"Toran Fraser is hell-bent on taking down the Jacobites. On a late-night mission, he's intercepted by a woman known only as 'Mistress J', who's determined to put Prince Charlie back on the throne of Scotland. Toran can't resist her appeal--especially...

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The nun's betrothal  by Ida Curtis

The nun's betrothal

Ida Curtis

Book

"Just before taking her vows, Sister Gilda, along with Lord Justin, King Louis’s counselor, is given a task: investigate grounds for the annulment of a marriage between Count Cedric and Lady Mariel. Together, they discover that Mariel believes she ac...

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Put up your duke by Megan Frampton

Put up your duke

Megan Frampton

eBook

He was once happily bedding and boxing, but in the newest Duke's Behaving Badly novel, Nicholas Smithfield has inherited a title and a bride . . .To keep his estate afloat, the new Duke of Gage must honor an agreement to marry Lady Isabella Sawford. ...

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The Westerby inheritance by M. C. Beaton

The Westerby inheritance

M. C. Beaton

eBook

Lady Jane Lovelace has conceived the idea of approaching the most notorious man about town, Lord Charles Welbourne, with a most unique proposition. But when he counters her offer with a condition that he thinks will halt her impudence, much to the surprise...

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Much ado about rogues by Kasey Michaels

Much ado about rogues

Kasey Michaels

eBook

Who is the darkly handsome Don John 'Black Jack' Blackthorn? With his air of mystery and menace, the whispers about him hint of highwayman or government agent or even dark prince. But no one knows what it is Black Jack does ... or how dangerous he can...

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The Marquis takes a bride by M. C. Beaton

The Marquis takes a bride

M. C. Beaton

eBook

Miss Jennie Bemyss was in a position that any intelligent young lady would envy. The wealthy, worldly Marquis of Charrington proposed a marriage of convenience that would leave him free to pursue his pleasures, and leave Jennie free of his undoubtedly...

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Never resist a rake by Mia Marlowe

Never resist a rake

Mia Marlowe

eBook

Can he fool his new family? John Fitzhugh Barrett, surprised to learn he is heir to a marquessate, is determined his new status won't mean giving up his freedom. But as families from all over England descend upon Somerfield Park for the shooting season,...

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A good duke is hard to find  by Christina (Romance fiction writer) Britton

A good duke is hard to find

Christina (Romance fiction writer) ...

Book

"After her third fiance leaves her at the altar, Lenora Hartley is beginning to think she's cursed. One thing's for certain: she needs to escape London and her father's tyrannical attempts to find her yet another suitor. The Isle of Synne, an isolated...

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The girl from the tanner's yard  by Diane (Romantic fiction writer) Allen

The girl from the tanner's yard

Diane (Romantic fiction writer) All...

Book

"After facing the horrors of the Crimean War, Adam Brooksbank returns to Black Moss Farm filled with regret over the path in life he has chosen. Starting anew, he decides to focus on rebuilding his family's rundown farm and make it a home again. Lucy...

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Lord Gawain's forbidden mistress by Carol Townend

Lord Gawain's forbidden mistress

Carol Townend

eBook

Forbidden fruit always tastes the sweetest...Elise keeps her cards close to her chest. Few people know that she's also Blanchefleur le Fay, the celebrated singer. But she has an even greater secret...her baby daughter is the result of a brief--but...

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A Warriner to tempt her by Virginia Heath

A Warriner to tempt her

Virginia Heath

eBook

A shy innocent...wary of all men...After a shocking incident, shy Lady Isabella Beaumont is perfectly happy to stay in the background and let her sister get all the attention from handsome suitors. However, working with Dr Joseph Warriner to help the...

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The lady's command by Stephanie Laurens

The lady's command

Stephanie Laurens

Book

Marrying the seemingly delicate Lady Edwina Delbraith, Declan Frobisher discovers that his new bride is unconventional and strong-willed after she accompanies him on a secret mission that leads them to unexpected enemies--and love.

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A lady for Lord Randall by Sarah Mallory

A lady for Lord Randall

Sarah Mallory

eBook

In a time of war, can true love survive?Independent schoolmistress Mary Endacott has no intention of ever surrendering to a man, especially when she meets stubborn yet infuriatingly handsome Lord Randall! But with a major battle fast approaching, normal...

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Lady Emily's exotic journey by Lillian Marek

Lady Emily's exotic journey

Lillian Marek

Book

From sensible, sheltered girl... Safe in the embrace of her loving family, Lady Emily Tremaine longs to feel more intensely alive. Surely the magic and mystery of Assyria and the fabled ruins of Nineveh will bring about the transformation she seeks. To...

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The innocent by Ann H. Gabhart

The innocent

Ann H. Gabhart

eBook

"Carlyn Kearney has spent two lonely years not knowing whether to mourn or to hope after she receives word from the Union Army that her husband is missing. The war ends without further word. Now penniless, in debt, and forced from her home, Carlyn seeks...

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An important family by Dorothy Eden

An important family

Dorothy Eden

eBook

Dorothy Eden returns to her roots in this riveting romantic saga about an English family that carves out a new life in the primitive wilds of New Zealand and the woman who uncovers their dark secret. For Kate O'Connor, desperate to escape her tragic past...

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Joan makes history by Kate Grenville

Joan makes history

Kate Grenville

eBook

Kate Grenville's wonderfully irreverent novel rewrites 200-odd years of Australia's past. Joan is a wife and mother of no great distinction, but in the life of her imagination she is in the front line of events, effortlessly subverting the solemnity ...

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Joan makes history by Kate Grenville

Joan makes history

Kate Grenville

eBook

Kate Grenville's wonderfully irreverent novel rewrites 200-odd years of Australia's past. Joan is a wife and mother of no great distinction, but in the life of her imagination she is in the front line of events, effortlessly subverting the solemnity ...

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Daughter of fortune by Isabel Allende

Daughter of fortune

Isabel Allende

eBook

A Chilean woman searches for her lover in the goldfields of 1840s California. Arriving as a stowaway, Eliza finances her search with various jobs, including playing the piano in a brothel.

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Dakota dusk by Lauraine Snelling

Dakota dusk

Lauraine Snelling

eBook

Jude Weinlander had the face of an angel ... but the heart of a bully and a cheat. "It ain't fair," Jude grumbled. "My brother, the dolt himself, has a thriving business, a beautiful wife, and that grand house of his. It just ain't fair, I tell ya." When...

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Dakota dream by Lauraine Snelling

Dakota dream

Lauraine Snelling

eBook

The wide-open plains of the Dakota Territory form the setting for the lives and loves of women making their way in the new world. Armed with a water-stained letter, a faded photograph, and a ticket from Norway to America, Clara Johnson journeys to So...

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Dakota December and Dakota destiny by Lauraine Snelling

Dakota December and Dakota destiny

Lauraine Snelling

eBook

Dakota December: "Help." A weak voice moaned from the horse's back. Sheriff Caleb Stenesrude climbed over the gate in a blizzard and reached up in time to catch the woman as she fell. To his astonishment, a small child, hanging on for dear life, fell...

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Dakota dawn by Lauraine Snelling

Dakota dawn

Lauraine Snelling

eBook

"Soldahl! Next stop, Soldahl!"When Nora Johanson heard the conductor's words, her heart began to race. At last she would be in the arms of the man she had promised to marry--Hans Larson. At fifteen she was so sure of their love. Now, three years later...

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The husband campaign by Regina Scott

The husband campaign

Regina Scott

eBook

The moment John, Lord Hascot, encounters a young woman sheltering in his abandoned stable, his future is sealed. To prevent scandal-and protect Lady Amelia Jacoby from her parents' ire--he must propose. John's ability to trust vanished when his former...

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His lady mistress by Elizabeth Rolls

His lady mistress

Elizabeth Rolls

eBook

When Max, Earl Blakehurst, meets Verity he sees a downtrodden servant. He doesn't recognize her as the daughter of a colonel under whom he used to serve, the girl he'd once helped years before. The life Verity's now living is untenable. So he proposes...

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A farewell to arms by Ernest Hemingway

A farewell to arms

Ernest Hemingway

eBook

Set in the waning days of the First World War A Farewell to Arms (1929) is the epic love story of American ambulance driver Frederic Henry and British V.A.D. Catherine Barkley, who are drawn together yet torn apart by the tides of war. Drawing on his...

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Stolen marriage by Diane Chamberlain

Stolen marriage

Diane Chamberlain

eAudiobook

"In 1944, twenty-three-year-old Tess DeMello abruptly ends her engagement to the love of her life when she marries a mysterious stranger and moves to Hickory, North Carolina, a small town struggling with racial tension and the hardships imposed by World...

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The lost lieutenant by Erica Vetsch

The lost lieutenant

Erica Vetsch

eBook

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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An Appalachian summer by Ann H. Gabhart

An Appalachian summer

Ann H. Gabhart

eBook

In 1933, most people are focused on the Great Depression but all Piper Danson can think about is how to get out of being a debutante and marrying Braxton Crandall. In an act of defiance, Piper volunteers as a frontier nursing courier in the Appalachi...

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Line by line by Jennifer Delamere

Line by line

Jennifer Delamere

eBook

"In 1881, Douglas Shaw has escaped a life of poverty - and now he's determined to marry into high society. But when Alice McNeil, a telegrapher at his firm, raises the ire of a vindictive co-worker, he must choose between rescuing her reputation and the...

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A royal kiss & tell by Julia London

A royal kiss & tell

Julia London

eBook

Every prince has his secrets. And she's determined to unravel his... Every young man in London's ton is vying for Lady Caroline Hawke's hand-except one. Handsome roué Prince Leopold of Alucia can't quite remember Caroline's name, and the insult is not...

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Fair Juno by Stephanie Laurens

Fair Juno

Stephanie Laurens

eBook

When the Earl of Merton suddenly found himself playing the knight to a damsel in distress, he knew that his days as a notorious rake were numbered. But though the lady had seemed grateful for his assistance, she had fled the scene without revealing her...

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The earl next door by Charis Michaels

The earl next door

Charis Michaels

eBook

American heiress Piety Grey is on the run. Suddenly in London and facing the renovation of a crumbling townhouse, she's determined to make a new life for herself--anything is better than returning to New York City where a cruel mother and horrid betr...

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The dissolute duke by Sophia (Sophia Annie) James

The dissolute duke

Sophia (Sophia Annie) James

eBook

With a name synonymous with sin, and debauchery so shocking it is only spoken of in whispers, no one is more surprised than Taylen Ellesmere, Duke of Alderworth, when he finds himself forced to marry! Before the ink is dry on the register he turns his...

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Daughter of the house by Rosie Thomas

Daughter of the house

Rosie Thomas

Book

London 1919. Born into a down-at-heel family, Nancy Wix is more than her past dictates - more ambitious than the daughter of a faded showman, more original than a woman who will be confined by polite conventions. The end of the Great War has left a s...

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Tangled reins by Stephanie Laurens

Tangled reins

Stephanie Laurens

eBook

Tangled reins by Stephanie Laurens: Miss Dorothea Darent had no intention of ever getting married - until a dashing stranger with hazel eyes kissed her under a blackberry tree. Haunted by their kiss, the Marquis of Hazelmere - a notorious scoundrel -...

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O Perfume Secreto by Fiona McIntosh

O Perfume Secreto

Fiona McIntosh

eBook

Uma história de paixão, dever, segredos e escândalos familiares.Na véspera da Primeira Guerra Mundial, Fleurette, a única filha da rica casa perfumista Delacroix, está a ser forçada a casar com um homem que detesta, Aimery De Lasset, diretor da mais ...

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Almost home by Valerie Fraser Luesse

Almost home

Valerie Fraser Luesse

Audio CD

"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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Highland Sinner by Hannah. author. Howell

Highland Sinner

Hannah. author. Howell

eBook

In her captivating new novel, New York Times bestselling author Hannah Howell returns to the stark majesty of medieval Scotland and the realm of the unforgettable Murray clan, as a seductive knight and a mysterious young woman unite to stop a murderous...

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Highland savage by Hannah. author. Howell

Highland savage

Hannah. author. Howell

eBook

Beaten and left for dead, Sir Lucas Murray is a man wounded in body and in soul. He has brought himself back to becoming the warrior he once was, except for his ruined leg and the grief he feels over the death of the woman he once loved - the same woman...

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Impetuous innocent by Stephanie Laurens

Impetuous innocent

Stephanie Laurens

eBook

With her father's death, Georgiana Hartley found herself at the mercy of her lecherous cousin. Yet seeking refuge at the neighbouring estate, she came across a danger of another sort altogether as she stared into the amused blue eyes of Dominic Ridge...

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