bluestocking

Audio Review: How to Marry a Duke (How To, Book 1) by Vicky Dreiling

Audio Review: How to Marry a Duke (How To, Book 1) by Vicky Dreilingby Keira

Hero: Some think the Duke of Shelbourne is too picky. He wants to find the perfect wife – someone who is a darling in the ballroom and a temptress in bed. He’s perfectly bored with the ladies he’s met so far and is sure he doesn’t want to court a girl just out of the […]

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Review: Wicked Designs (League of Rogues, Book 1) by Lauren Smith

Review: Wicked Designs (League of Rogues, Book 1) by Lauren Smithby Keira

Heroine: Miss Emily Parr moved into her uncle’s home when her parents died. Her uncle sold everything she had of value because of his debts. His partner is a lecherous creep. She wants to get married and quickly to escape both men. Someone kind who will leave her alone to her books… but then she’s kidnapped. […]

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Review: One Good Earl Deserves a Lover (The Rules of Scoundrels, Book 2) by Sarah MacLean

Review: One Good Earl Deserves a Lover (The Rules of Scoundrels, Book 2) by Sarah MacLeanby Sandra Scholes

Reviewed by Sandra Scholes For Lady Philippa Marbury reading books and indulging in science is preferable to parading around at society balls in the latest fashionable gowns. She is intelligent and wise beyond her young years, and knows what she wants from a man, even though she is engaged to Lord Castleton. Philippa isn’t cut […]

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Review: The Saint Who Stole My Heart (Regency Rogues, Book 4) by Stefanie Sloane

Review: The Saint Who Stole My Heart (Regency Rogues, Book 4) by Stefanie Sloaneby Keira

Summary: He’s a master spy playing the idiot dandy. She’s the bluestocking who can’t stand him. Together they solve a murder mystery involving the “Bishop.” Hero: Dashiell Matthews, Viscount Carrington, is a member of the Young Corinthians spy league. For years he’s perfected his addle-brained persona to counteract his arresting good looks. More than anything […]

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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

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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More Than Meets the Eye

More Than Meets the Eyeby Guest Blogger

Guest Blog by Stefanie Sloane, author of The Saint Who Stole My Heart The first appearance of the phrase “you can’t judge a book by its cover” can be found in “Murder In The East Room,” a mystery published in 1946. I’m guessing that the authors, Edward Rolfe and Lester Fuller, had no idea one […]

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Review: Never Miss a Chance (Kellington Series, Book 2) by Maureen Driscoll

Review: Never Miss a Chance (Kellington Series, Book 2) by Maureen Driscollby Keira

Heroine: Lady Elizabeth Kellington is a bluestocking interested in women’s rights. Not a good idea for a Regency England heroine even if she’s a duke’s daughter. Scandal reaches even the highest nobility of the ton. Her marriage chances dwindle rapidly as those who before it hit courted her favor now gave her snubs and others […]

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Audio Review: First Comes Marriage (Huxtable Quintet, Book 1) by Mary Balogh

Audio Review: First Comes Marriage (Huxtable Quintet, Book 1) by Mary Baloghby Keira

Narrator: I am on an audio book kick. I loved this narrator. Anne Flosnik is great! She makes the book come alive. It’s like listening to a movie with all of her voices. I wanted to drive more around town just for the opportunity to get further in the book! Heroine: Vanessa Dew is the […]

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