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Review: Tempted by the Billionaire Tycoon (Billionaire Romance, Book 2) by Jennifer St. George

Review: Tempted by the Billionaire Tycoon (Billionaire Romance, Book 2) by Jennifer St. Georgeby Keira

Summary: Nic Capitini is about to take his luxury spa resort company public. He needs the launch to be successful not just for business but because he plans to use its success to prove to his mother and sister they can rely on him to be strong enough to protect them from his father (a […]

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Love, Romance and… TV dinners!

Love, Romance and… TV dinners!by Guest Blogger

Guest blog by Sam Tonge, author of From Paris with Love Love, romance, passion… That’s what make life worth living, and in no place more than Paris, the setting of my new romantic comedy novel, From Paris with Love. As a younger woman I lived in the French capital for a while, and quickly fell […]

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Review: Oscar Wilde and the Murders at Reading Gaol by Gyles Brandfreth

Review: Oscar Wilde and the Murders at Reading Gaol by Gyles Brandfrethby Karin

Reviewed by Cara Lynn This is a very dark book, detailing Wilde’s time in Reading Gaol for his relationship with Lord Alfred Douglass. During the time of his incarceration, his wife took their young sons and left the country, but continued to give him an allowance, a pittance, really. Upon her death after a spinal […]

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Review: Shadow of Night (All Souls Trilogy, Book 2) by Deborah Harkness

Review: Shadow of Night (All Souls Trilogy, Book 2) by Deborah Harknessby Sharon S.

Reviewed by Sharon S. I had heard wonderful things about A Discovery of Witches so when I got an opportunity to review the sequel Shadow of Night I thought, perfect! Unfortunately this is a series that needs to be read in order. Harkness did a great job of catching the reader up on her world […]

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Drawing Inspiration from Romantic Settings

Drawing Inspiration from Romantic Settingsby Guest Blogger

Hannah Fielding is a writer, a reader, a traveller, a dreamer and a devoted romantic. Her debut novel, Burning Embers, is an evocative and passionate story of coming of age, of letting go of the past, of having faith in a person and of overcoming obstacles to love, set against the vivid and colourful backdrop […]

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Review: Two Sinful Secrets (The Scandalous St. Claires, Book 2) by Laurel McKee

Review: Two Sinful Secrets (The Scandalous St. Claires, Book 2) by Laurel McKeeby Keira

Hero: Dominic St. Claire and his brothers continue to uphold a feud that started many years ago with the Huntingtons, involving older relatives on both sides. They brothers blame the Huntingtons for the loss of their family fortune. Revenge would be sweet and Lady Sophia would be perfect target. Dominic decides he will elope with […]

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Why was Flemish Lace Forbidden in France?

Why was Flemish Lace Forbidden in France?by Guest Blogger

Guest blog by Iris Anthony, author of The Ruins of Lace Thank you so much for hosting me on Love Romance Passion! Lace may be linked to both love and romance but it was the passion people in the seventeenth century felt for it that drew me to my story of lace smuggling. People gave […]

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Review: Paris in Love by Eloisa James

Review: Paris in Love by Eloisa Jamesby Karin

Reviewed by Karin I absolutely love this memoir! J’adore! It is a book to be enjoyed and savored — and one I will likely reread either if I am visiting Paris again or only hankering to visit Paris again. The book is made of little sound bytes — or if you will, word bytes — […]

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