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Review: Thornbrook Park (Thornbrook Park, Book 1) by Sherri Browning

Review: Thornbrook Park (Thornbrook Park, Book 1) by Sherri Browningby Sandra Scholes

Reviewed by Sandra Scholes Synopsis: After the death of her husband, Eve Kendal has only one option when she is disowned by her parents for marrying beneath her. She must leave India and go to London to live with her friend Lady Sophia Averford. The place that has become a new home for her is […]

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Story Tropes: Rags to Riches

Story Tropes: Rags to Richesby Guest Blogger

Guest blog by Katherine Givens, author of In Her Dreams One of my favorite romance tropes is the rags to riches story. I’m not talking about the traditional Cinderella story with talking mice and a pumpkin turned carriage. I’m talking about a hero who went from a street urchin dwelling in the streets of St. […]

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Review: Rumours Among the Heather by Amanda Balfour

Review: Rumours Among the Heather by Amanda Balfourby Sandra Scholes

Reviewed by Sandra Scholes Synopsis: Juliana Hastings is in a dire situation after being left destitute from her unfortunate father’s death. She is still in mourning, but has to get her life together, and wonders how she will be able to cope when her fiancé decides to jilt her. Her only hope is to become […]

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Review: Ten Things I Love About You (Bevelstoke, Book 3) by Julia Quinn

Review: Ten Things I Love About You (Bevelstoke, Book 3) by Julia Quinnby Keira

Heroine: Annabel Winslow, eldest sister of 8 siblings, is soon to be engaged to an overweight, short-tempered nobleman as old as her grandmother. She must agree or risk her family’s future happiness. If she does, she loses her own. But she still has time before the Earl of Newbury asks, perhaps there is another way? […]

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Review: Gallant Waif by Anne Gracie

Review: Gallant Waif by Anne Gracieby Keira

Story: Lady Cahill is Jack Carstairs’ grandmother and is determined to see her moping scarred and wounded grandson back on his feet and back in the market for marriage. Just because his father disowned him, and his fiancée dumps him doesn’t mean he can turn his sister away from his door and refuse to see […]

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