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Get into Bed with Laurel McKee (Author Interview)

Get into Bed with Laurel McKee (Author Interview)by Keira G

Keira: Why do the St. Claires hate the Huntingtons? Is it mutual – like in Romeo and Juliet? Montagues vs Capulets? Laurel McKee: I have totally loved “Romeo and Juliet” ever since I saw a Shakespeare in the Park production when I was about 8!  Who doesn’t love the idea that love can overcome hatred?  […]

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Get into Bed with Isobel Carr (Author Interview)

Get into Bed with Isobel Carr (Author Interview)by Keira G

Keira: How does one join the League of Second Sons? What credentials are needed beyond being a second son? Isobel Carr: The way I pictured the whole thing starting was with a bunch of disgruntled younger sons forming a plan over a late night of drinking after the Hardwicke Marriage Act passed in the 1750s. […]

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Review: When You Give a Duke a Diamond (Jewels of the Ton, Book 1) by Shana Galen

Review: When You Give a Duke a Diamond (Jewels of the Ton, Book 1) by Shana Galenby Keira G

Hero: William, the Duke of Pelham requires an ordered, structured, planned life that runs punctually, right down to the very minute one begins to eat breakfast and the minute one finishes. So how did he earn the name Dangerous Duke? All William will reveal is that he does not want or need anything or anyone […]

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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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