A Summer to Remember (Bedwyn Prequels, Book 2) by Mary Balogh

By Mary Balogh

BONUS: This version comprises an excerpt from Mary Balogh's The mystery Mistress.

“Matchless storyteller”(Romantic Times) Mary Balogh weaves a tantalizing internet of wit and seduction in her new novel—an impossible to resist story of 2 not going fans and one unforgettable summer.

equipment Butler is cool, risky, one in every of London’s mostinfamous bachelors—marriage is the very last thing on his brain. yet Kit’s relatives has different plans. eager to thwart his father’s matchmaking, package wishes a bride...fast. input omit Lauren Edgeworth.

A yr after being deserted on the altar, Lauren has made up our minds that marriage isn't for her. while those fiercely self sustaining souls meet, sparks fly—and a deal is hatched. Lauren will masquerade as Kit’s meant if he concurs to supply a passionate, adventurous, unforgettable summer time. while summer time ends, she will holiday off the engagement, rendering herself unmarriageable and leaving them either loose. every little thing goes perfectly—until equipment does the unthinkable: He starts to fall in love. A summer time to recollect isn't really sufficient for him. yet how can he persuade Lauren to be his...for higher, for worse, for the remainder of their lives?

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Taken by the Wicked Rake by Christine Merrill

By Christine Merrill

It is a season of secrets and techniques, scandal and seduction in excessive society! Set in Regency England, this continuity sweeps you from glittering ballrooms, to a smuggler's cove in Cornwall, to the wilds of Scotland, a Romany camp, and again back. every one tale has a passionate, severe, valuable dating however the thread linking them jointly is a darkly risky, but attractive stranger, who's out for revenge, providing a silken rope as his calling card. via him, a long-forgotten earlier is stirred to lifestyles, and the infamous occasions of 1794 which observed one guy murdered and one other hanged for the crime, are introduced in to query. was once the correct guy delivered to justice or is there nonetheless a treacherous assassin at huge?

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Nicholas: Lord of Secrets (Lonely Lords, Book 2) by Grace Burrowes

By Grace Burrowes

Nicholas Haddonfield has whatever to hide...

After a wild adolescence, Nicholas Haddonfield, Viscount Reston, has promised his unwell father he'll eventually take a bride, notwithstanding doing so will strength Nick to make most unlikely offerings and face previous, painful wounds.

Leah Lindsey is pleased to discover safe haven from her personal determined scenario in a wedding of comfort with the gallant viscount. yet quickly comfort isn't sufficient, and Leah can't comprehend why Nick continues to be so far-off. what's he hiding, and may he ever permit her into his heart?

An remarkable and passionate story of braveness validated and fears conquer. when you input the plush Regency international of award-winning New York Times and USA Today bestselling writer Grace Burrowes, you'll by no means are looking to depart.

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All About Passion (Cynster, Book 7) by Stephanie Laurens

By Stephanie Laurens

Unique e-book: 2001

New York occasions bestselling Australian writer Stephanie Laurens gives you the most recent story within the immensely renowned Cynster sequence. whilst Chillington is elected an ′honorary Cynster′ on the finish of All approximately Love, he is aware he wishes a spouse , and an inheritor. His target; an easy marriage with no romance. He consents to marry a girl he believes to be pliant and quiet. regrettably for him, the girl he thinks is Francesca Rawling is basically her cousin, Franni.Francesca herself is proud, passionate and opinionated briefly, the ideal bride for a Cynster...

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My Favorite Bride (Governess Brides, Book 7) by Christina Dodd

By Christina Dodd

Unique e-book: 2002

When pass over Samantha Prendregast arrives at Devil's Fell to take cost of six rebellious women, the colourful, outspoken governess isn't really fairly ready to accommodate the tall, darkish and speeding grasp of the grand property. the kids she will be able to deal with with intelligence, guile . . . and a bit bribery. Their widowed father, Colonel William Gregory, isn't really so simply charmed -- and much too effortless to fall in love with, which she dares no longer do.

William continuously loved the orderliness of his lifestyles, until eventually this appealing troublemaker begun flouting his authority and distracting him together with her witty defiance and breathtaking good looks. even though they conflict at each assembly, William unearths himself inexplicably interested in Samantha's fireplace. And now he's even considering marriage, which might be candy insanity indeed.

But sooner than he can effectively woo her, William needs to detect what it really is that Samantha is hiding from him. however the mystery the girl is preciously guarding is way too stunning and hazardous to ever exhibit .

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Pride and Prejudice (Barnes & Noble Classics) by Jane Austen

By Jane Austen

Satisfaction and Prejudice, by means of Jane Austen, is a part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which deals caliber variants at reasonable costs to the coed and the overall reader, together with new scholarship, considerate layout, and pages of rigorously crafted extras. listed below are a few of the amazing gains of Barnes & Noble Classics: All versions are superbly designed and are published to more desirable necessities; a few contain illustrations of ancient curiosity. Barnes & Noble Classics pulls jointly a constellation of influences—biographical, ancient, and literary—to increase every one reader's figuring out of those enduring works. 'It is a fact universally said, unmarried guy in ownership of an outstanding fortune has to be in wish of a wife.' hence memorably starts Jane Austen's delight and Prejudice, one of many world's preferred novels. satisfaction and Prejudice—Austen's personal 'darling child'—tells the tale of fiercely autonomous Elizabeth Bennet, considered one of 5 sisters who needs to marry wealthy, as she confounds the smug, prosperous Mr. Darcy. What ensues is among the most pleasurable and engrossingly readable courtships recognized to literature, written via a precocious Austen while she was once simply twenty-one years old.Humorous and profound, and full of hugely wonderful discussion, this witty comedy of manners dips and turns via drawing-rooms and plots to arrive an immensely enjoyable finale. within the phrases of Eudora Welty, satisfaction and Prejudice is as 'irresistible and as approximately perfect as any fiction may possibly be.' Carol Howard, proficient at SUNY buy and Columbia college, the place she obtained her Ph.D. in 1999, chairs the English division and teaches within the Theater division at Warren Wilson university in Asheville, North Carolina. She has released essays on early British and modern African-American girls writers and has coedited books on British writers (1996, 1997). Her basic scholarly curiosity is the literature of 17th- and eighteenth-century England.

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Lydia Bennet's Story by Jane Odiwe

By Jane Odiwe

Celebrate the eightieth birthday of Regency Romance with nice books from Sourcebooks Casablanca!

Lydia Bennet is the flirtatious, wild and free-wheeling youngest daughter. Her untamed expressiveness and vulnerability make her interesting to readers who'll love this resourceful rendering of Lydia's lifestyles after her marriage to the villainous George Wickham. Will she mature or flip sour? Can a lady like her fairly locate real love?

In Lydia Bennet's tale we're taken again to Jane Austen's so much liked novel, satisfaction and Prejudice, to a Regency global visible via Lydia's eyes the place excitement and marriage are the single goals. however the highway to matrimony is fraught with problems or even while she is confident that she has met the guy of her desires, issues come up. whilst Lydia is reunited with the Bennets, Bingleys, and Darcys for a grand ball at Netherfield Park, the stunning fact approximately her husband may reason the best scandal of all ...

"A breathtaking Regency romp!"-Diana Birchall, writer of Mrs. Darcy's Dilemma

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The Pirate Prince (Ascension Trilogy, Book 1) by Gaelen Foley

By Gaelen Foley

Unique booklet: 1998

When Allegra Monteverdi, the daughter of Lazar's sworn enemy, throws herself on his mercy, the pirate prince Lazar di Fiori concurs to spare the lives of her kinfolk yet provided that she sails away with him.

Alone at sea with this darkish, interesting guy, relocating among seduction and worry, Allegra realizes it is going to take greater than her starting to be love for this pirate prince to carry peace to her loved domestic. For Lazar needs to face the demons of his shattered prior - if he's to forge the future that's theirs to claim...

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Good Earl Hunting by Suzanne Enoch

By Suzanne Enoch

An unique brief tale from long island instances bestselling writer of ancient romance, Suzanne Enoch…

Geoffrey Kerick, the Earl of Vashton, has had marriage-minded girls flung at him for the previous years—since he inherited his brother’s identify and wealth—which is way much less fun than after they have been easily flinging themselves into his mattress for fun.

However, this actual invitation for a rustic condominium occasion in Devonshire he accepts with alacrity; simply because this time anyone has stuck his eye.

Theodora Meacham is resigned to being moment; a moment daughter, moment in good looks, and moment in allure. understanding that the aggravating Lord Vashton is coming to Beldath corridor to woo her sister, Theo is, for as soon as, rather satisfied to stay indifferent from the silliness. yet Lord Vashton isn't exactly the boor she expects. much more stunning, he turns out made up our minds to disregard her sister…in prefer of her!

Can those people who are completely ill-suited locate that wrongs do make a correct?

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Mistress or Marriage? by Elizabeth Rolls

By Elizabeth Rolls

A uncomplicated Choice?

To make sure the succession of the Helford relations line, it is principal that David Melville, Viscount Helford should still marry—and quickly! he is decided to decide on a spouse of the Aristocracy and decorum as an issue of convenience—until his get to the bottom of is shaken to the center via the self reliant and fiery leave out Marsden.

Sophie's undeniable attractiveness, forthrightness and nearly penniless country are not anything Viscount Helford wishes in a spouse. yet she stirs a fondness in him he can't withstand. the answer turns out effortless, yet to take her as his mistress might tarnish her strong name—something he understands she cannot manage to pay for to lose. yet can he find the money for to lose her?

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