The Bluestocking and the Rake (Hearts in Hiding Book 2) by Beverley Oakley

With a murderer hot on her heels, becoming the greatest treasure in a bored aristocrat’s collection may be Jemima’s only hope of survival.Bluestocking Jemima Percy owes her life to the brave nobleman who plucked her from the arms of a ruthless killer. But now he, too, is dead and she’s alone and friendless, fearful of putting her family in jeopardy if she contacts them before the killer is apprehended.If only Jemima had been able to locate her rescuer’s younger brother, she would not have been forced to sacrifice her reputation in exchange for her life.Miles, Lord Ruthcot, is determined to shed his image as a dissolute rake following his failure to rescue an unknown damsel in distress, as requested by his dying elder brother.However, when he meets the exquisite new mistress of his late brother’s rival, he no longer cares about upholding his new notions of honour and respectability.He wants Jemima and he’ll do whatever it takes to possess her.But Jemima is a bluestocking at heart. Even if her heart and body are in danger of betraying her steely resolve, she is determined to hold handsome Viscount Ruthcot at bay.Read The Bluestocking and the Rake to find out if Miles learns the truth of Jemima’s identity in time to protect her from the evil forces that threaten her life.The Bluestocking and the Rake is Book 2 in the Hearts in Hiding series but can be read as a standalone. It follows The Duchess and the Highwayman.

Author: Beverley Oakley

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

The Bluestocking and the Rake (Hearts in Hiding Book 2) by Beverley Oakley

With a murderer hot on her heels, becoming the greatest treasure in a bored aristocrat’s collection may be Jemima’s only hope of survival.Bluestocking Jemima Percy owes her life to the brave nobleman who plucked her from the arms of a ruthless killer. But now he, too, is dead and she’s alone and friendless, fearful of putting her family in jeopardy if she contacts them before the killer is apprehended.If only Jemima had been able to locate her rescuer’s younger brother, she would not have been forced to sacrifice her reputation in exchange for her life.Miles, Lord Ruthcot, is determined to shed his image as a dissolute rake following his failure to rescue an unknown damsel in distress, as requested by his dying elder brother.However, when he meets the exquisite new mistress of his late brother’s rival, he no longer cares about upholding his new notions of honour and respectability.He wants Jemima and he’ll do whatever it takes to possess her.But Jemima is a bluestocking at heart. Even if her heart and body are in danger of betraying her steely resolve, she is determined to hold handsome Viscount Ruthcot at bay.Read The Bluestocking and the Rake to find out if Miles learns the truth of Jemima’s identity in time to protect her from the evil forces that threaten her life.The Bluestocking and the Rake is Book 2 in the Hearts in Hiding series but can be read as a standalone. It follows The Duchess and the Highwayman.

Author: Beverley Oakley

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Chance City Series Books 4-6 Boxed Set: Sensual Western Historical Romance (The Chance City Series) by Robin Deeter

Continue the Chance City Adventure! Hours of spellbinding romance, passion, action and excitement await. Follow our friends as they face adversity and find love and joy.GRAY JUSTICE–BOOK 4Defense attorney Walt Gaines and Deputy Ellie Jeffries have danced around each other after a failed relationship. Walt has made no bones about his love for her, but Ellie’s lingering fear from events in her past prevent her from falling into his strong arms.That all changes when Walt’s young ward, Toby Perkins goes missing. Ellie’s tender heart goes out to the Irishman, who’s frantic with worry for the boy he’s come to love so much. Although an unlikely time to rekindle their romance, Walt nonetheless jumps at the chance to reclaim the woman who holds his heart when Ellie lets him into hers.However, they’re soon tested when they find themselves on opposite sides of the law. Can they navigate the gray areas of justice and keep their love alive or will deceit and dark forces tear them apart forever?WHEN THE THUNDER ROLLS–BOOK 5Beautiful, spirited Jin Cho has a hard choice ahead of her. Being courted by both Daniel and Sly Lone Wolf, aka, the Thunder Twins, is fun and exciting, but sooner or later she must make a choice. But how can a woman choose between such charismatic, handsome men?Daniel is a tall drink of water with arresting blue eyes, a wicked sense of humor, and an exuberant personality. The expert horseman makes her laugh and her pulse run wild.With his dark, smoldering eyes and dry wit, Sly has a charm all his own. His quieter nature reminds Jin that still waters run deep and his kisses set her on fire.Amid danger and tragedy, hearts are united and broken. Can love pull them all through or will the tempests of life keep them apart?AND THE LIGHTNING STRIKES–BOOK 6Will love strike twice?After losing the woman he loves to his brother and experiencing unspeakable trauma, Daniel Lone Wolf leaves Chance City to escape the constant reminders of his tumultuous past. However, the clouds of pain follow him no matter where he goes.Meeting sweet, beautiful Annie Devlin is like being struck by a lightning bolt from out of the blue, and Daniel is instantly drawn to her goodness and kind heart. She’s full of pluck and surprises—like the fact that she’s raising her nephew and nieces on her own.He might not wear shining armor, but Daniel is Annie’s knight in buckskin and moccasins. The tall, blue-eyed Comanche comes along when she most needs a miracle. He’s irresistible and breezes into her world with the force of a summer storm, bringing a tempest of passion with him. When Daniel’s famous reckless nature lands him—and Annie—in hot water, there’s only one thing to do: take her and the kids and go home to Chance City. Having Annie and the children in Daniel’s life is a godsend and things are looking up for all of them until his past finally catches up to him. Can Daniel and Annie cling to their hope for a happy future, or will the raging storm forever separate them?

Author: Robin Deeter

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Darcy’s Ultimatum: A Pride & Prejudice Variation (The Darcy Cousins Book 1) by Jennifer Joy

The first in a sweet romance series inspired by Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice. When Fitzwilliam Darcy’s arranged life falls to pieces, his father, Mr. George Darcy, gives him an ultimatum: Marry by the end of the London Season or risk disinheritance. Can Darcy cast aside society’s frigid attitude toward marriage and find true love? Or will his desire to honor his deceased mother’s memory hold him back?Elizabeth Bennet faces the greatest challenge of her life: Find a husband by the end of the London Season or be forced to marry the heir apparent of her family home, Mr. Collins. A romantic at heart, will Elizabeth find a gentleman to meet her high expectations? After a disastrous meeting, Darcy and Elizabeth determine not to like each other.But, the London Season has only begun…

Author: Jennifer Joy

Rating: Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

His Unexpected Mail-Order Bride (Historical Sapphire Springs Book 1) by Angie Campbell

Tobias Townsend swore off marriage when he became a widow after being married less than twenty-four hours. He was devastated when she fled him on horseback and was thrown, leaving him to believe there was something about him that had frightened her.Sadie Johnson left her home and everything she knew in hopes of finding a better life away from starvation and poverty. When she agreed to be a mail-order bride, all she was hoping for was a chance to be a good wife and mother.Now, due to a meddling sixteen-year-old brother, Tobias is faced with a mail-order bride he hadn’t sent for, and Sadie life is even more uncertain than it had been before.Can he over come his fear of losing another young wife in time to give their love a chance?

Author: Angie Campbell

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Miss Fenella’s Fault (Seven Wishes Book 1) by Bree Verity

Newly-minted Fairy Godmother, Fenella, wants nothing more than to complete her first Happily Ever After under the guidance of the mentor, Lachlan (also a Fairy Godmother).But everything Fenella tries seems to lead to disaster and in the end, even her fairy god-daughter Letty resents her efforts to help.Letty just wants to marry her beau, Captain James Stirling. But her father is opposed to the match – to the point where he forbids Letty from even seeing James.How can Fenella fix things and give Letty the Happily Ever After she deserves?

Author: Bree Verity

Rating: Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

What Remains of the Fair Simonetta (Remains Series) by Laura T Emery

Anastasia (Stacia) Uqualla has been dead for eleven years, residing as a spirit in the Italian Church of Ognissanti, when she suddenly awakens in the body of the renowned Renaissance beauty, Simonetta Vespucci. She reunites with Mariano, the father of Botticelli, whose ghostly presence has kept her company in the afterlife. Her journey through the Renaissance will also find her rubbing elbows with the young Leonardo da Vinci, Lorenzo de’ Medici, and many other Renaissance painters, including the awkwardly dashing Botticelli himself. With the body and raging hormones of a teenage girl, Stacia experiences all the passions in life a second time around. Take a ride through history in this second book in the “Remains” series by Laura T Emery, a light historical fiction with a sense of humor and a sexy edge.

Author: Laura T Emery

Rating: Rating: 4.90 / 5
5 reviews