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Review: Too Wicked to Wed (Lords of Midnight, Book 1) by Cara Elliott

Review: Too Wicked to Wed (Lords of Midnight, Book 1) by Cara Elliottby Keira G

Hero: The Earl of Killingworth, Connor Linsley, is not your usual Earl of the Realm. He works for a living earning money from his gambling den and brothel that carters to men of the peerage. He hides this fact from others by pretending to be just any other high roller in the establishment. Like any […]

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Review: The Wolf Who Loved Me by Lydia Dare

Review: The Wolf Who Loved Me by Lydia Dareby Susan S.

Reviewed by Susan S. Summary: Regency Werewolf Trilogy, Book One Have you ever wished for something you’ll never have? Like that Lamborghini Countach, or the eight bedroom beachside mansion. Well, Weston Hadley (hero) has grown accustomed to wishing for the unattainable. I know what you’re thinking. Pray tell, what does Hadley want that he can’t […]

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Review: Tall, Dark and Disreputable by Deb Marlowe

Review: Tall, Dark and Disreputable by Deb Marloweby Keira G

Setup: Portia Tofton was rejected once by adventure seeking Mateo Cardea when their fathers tried to arrange a match. He runs all the way to another continent to ensure he wasn’t snared into a marriage with her and he’s stayed far away until now. Even from the grave his father is trying to throw him […]

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Review: The Highest Stakes of All by Sara Craven

Review: The Highest Stakes of All by Sara Cravenby Keira G

Heroine: Joanna Veron is somewhere around 19. In her father’s world she plays at being a high maintenance vapid beauty, but inside she’s really just a sweetheart looking for a way out of her father’s lifestyle (without having to go to her perfectly nice uncle) ever since a particularly bad incident when they were living […]

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Review: Fortune’s Son by Emery Lee

Review: Fortune’s Son by Emery Leeby Susan S.

Reviewed by Susan S. Summary: Hero, Philip Drake, is the proverbial black sheep of his family. And an embarrassing disappointment to his father, the Earl of Hastings. Philip is a rebellious and impulsive young man; who’s spent the last four years drinking, bedding tavern maids, and gambling. Drake’s life is an unmitigated disaster; a reckless […]

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Review: A Hellion in Her Bed by Sabrina Jeffries

Review: A Hellion in Her Bed by Sabrina Jeffriesby Keira G

A Hellion in Her Bed is book two of the Hellions of Halstead Hall series by Sabrina Jeffries. The Sharpe family consists of five children raised by their grandmother. Their parents died under mysterious circumstances which set tongues wagging throughout the ton and shadowed their lives growing up. When all the children were grown but […]

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Review: Dreaming of You by Lisa Kleypas

Review: Dreaming of You by Lisa Kleypasby Keira G

Let me start off by saying Derek is one hot hero, he’s like number 11 on my top ten heroes list, just a hairsbreadth from being there. Derek Craven is a self-made man. He’s wealthier than most of the gentry, but he is not one. Born in the slums of London to a prostitute and […]

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Review: The Corinthian by Georgette Heyer

Review: The Corinthian by Georgette Heyerby Keira G

The Corinthian ranks in my top 5 favorite Georgette Heyers to date. My favorite things about this novel: The hero and heroine spend a majority of the book in each other’s presence. The heroine cross-dresses to look like a young lad for most of the novel with the hero helping her in her disguise. The […]

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