By Eloisa James
Welcome to a global of reckless sensuality and glittering sophistication . . . of dangerously good-looking gents and younger girls longing to achieve a name . . . of video games performed for prime stakes, including—on occasion—a lady's virtue.
A marquess's sheltered basically daughter, woman Roberta St. Giles falls in love with a guy she glimpses throughout a crowded ballroom: a duke, a online game participant of consummate ability, a infamous rakehell who exhibits little interest in marriage—until he lays eyes on Roberta.
Yet the Earl of Gryffyn is familiar with too good that the cost required to realize a coronet is usually too excessive. Damon Reeve, the earl, is decided to guard the beautiful Roberta from chasing after the incorrect destiny.
Can Damon appeal to her right into a high-stakes video game of his personal, no matter if his center is perhaps misplaced within the venture?
By Lauren Willig
Lauren Willig's crimson Carnation novels were known as "fun [and] clean" (Kirkus Reviews) and "clever and playful " (Detroit loose Press). Now she introduces readers to a mismatched pair who locate ardour within the so much fabulous of places...
Secret agent Augustus Whittlesby has spent a decade undercover in France, posing as an insufferably undesirable poet. The French surveillance officials can’t undergo to learn his paintings heavily adequate to acknowledge the data drowned in a sea of verbiage.
New York-born Emma Morris Delagardie is a thorn in Augustus’s facet. an old-fashioned pal of Napoleon’s stepdaughter, she got here to France along with her uncle, eloped with a Frenchman, and has been damn round the salons of Paris ever because. Now widowed, she entertains herself via conserving a weekly salon, and loudly critiquing Augustus’s poetry.
As Napoleon pursues his plans for the invasion of britain, Whittlesby hears of a top-secret machine to be validated at a home get together. The trap? the one manner in is with Emma, who has been requested to write down a masque for the weekend’s leisure. during this complex masque inside of a masque, not anything is going particularly as scripted—especially Augustus’s unforeseen emotions for Emma.
By Rosalyn West
The lads of satisfaction County
They left as boys, fired via visions of honor and glory. They back as males, was-weary and with heavy hearts, but made up our minds to discover love and rebuild their lives within the crumbled ruins of the South. those are their stories:
From the instant Hamilton ward off set eyes on Southern good looks Starla Fairfax, the sparks flew. She used to be flirtatious, frivolous. . .everything that he was once now not. And but he couldn't get her out of his brain. So he requested her to marry, by no means dreaming she'd say sure. in the end, he used to be a Yankee who'd come to delight County to rebuild his existence, and she or he used to be one of many town's prime belles.
But Hamilton didn't idiot himself--Starla agreed to be his spouse in identify in simple terms simply because she wanted a robust guy to guard her honor. but as their cool contract gave solution to the fires of ardour, Hamilton learned he'd by no means relaxation till Starla turned his wife--in each approach.
By Loretta Chase, Stephanie Laurens, Gaelen Foley
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Stephanie Laurens' The marriage ceremony Planner: woman Margaret is proud plan the ton's most crucial nuptuals—including that of a prince. yet it's girl Margaret who falls in love . . . with speeding Gaston Devilliers!
Gaelen Foley's Ever After: How scandalous! Eleanor Monford, Countess of Archer, is in love together with her personal husband. And as Princess Charlotte of britain weds Prince Leopold, Eleanor's "secret" is set to come back out.
Loretta Chase's The Jilting of Lord Rothwick: at the eve of Queen Victoria's marriage ceremony to Prince Albert, the Marquess of Rothwick learns his fiancée, Barbara Findley, has damaged their engagement! So he desperately rides out of London to hunt her out . . . and to win her again.
By Jennifer Wilde
The spellbinding big apple Times–bestselling sequel to Love’s smooth Fury follows Marietta Danver as she is captured via pirates within the Caribbean and stuck once more among the wishes of 3 very diversified, passionate males
After surviving harrowing twists of destiny, Marietta Danver has ultimately conquer her hardscrabble previous. quickly she's going to be the spouse of Lord Derek Hawke, the English aristocrat who fought for his legacy and is ready to reclaim his loved ancestral property. yet in New Orleans, Marietta meets rakish, indigo-eyed Jeremy Bond, who either draws and intrigues her.
Then, at the eve of her voyage again to England, Marietta once again turns into the prisoner of a merciless and capricious future. a surprising act of violence shatters her romantic goals. A prisoner at the excessive seas, she’s now on the mercy of the seductive and ruthless pirate pink Nick. it's the following, on an island faraway from civilization, the place she is going to back meet Jeremy Bond—a guy who will hazard his existence repeatedly for the girl he loves.
By Joan Wolf
"**January 1813the British military is getting ready to move the Pyrenees and increase opposed to Napoleon's military. just one factor stands within the wayfunds. it's going to take humans masquerading as enthusiasts to hold out a deadly plan **
Despite inheriting the touring *Cirque Equestre*France's proudest equestrian traditionGabrielle Rochon has no loyalty to the emperor who destroyed her family's lifestyle. self reliant and headstrong, she pledges to aid the British military, understanding her past due father could have performed a similar. yet her project to smuggle gold throughout France in the *cirque* to the Duke of Wellington's headquarters in Spain is one the British won't enable her do on my own.
Colonel Leo Branfordan smug, remarkable foreigneris ordered to play the a part of her husband in order that he may perhaps escort the gold with no arousing enemy suspicions.
While Gabrielle is frustrated that she needs to publicly bow to his each whim, the risk of the project binds them in a disturbingly intimate means. With French troops precariously as regards to uncovering their charade, it really is principal that neither of them disregard their purpose or themselves.
By Gaelen Foley
New York Times and USA Today bestselling writer Gaelen Foley invitations you to reenter London’s notorious, scandalous Inferno membership in My risky Duke—the tale of a haunted aristocrat sworn to a mystery, noble reason and the kidnapped good looks who thaws his icy middle. historic romance celebrity Julia Quinn calls Gaelen Foley, “Always fabulous,” and My risky Duke once back proves it so.
By Julie Garwood
"From *New York occasions* bestselling writer and queen of romance Julie Garwood comes this vintage novel of a medieval girl who dangers every little thing to win a champion's middle.
In feudal England, Elizabeth Montwright slightly escaped the bloodbath that destroyed her relatives and exiled her from her ancestral fortress. Bent on revenge, she rode back during the castle gates, disguised as a peasant…to search reduction from Geoffrey Berkley, the strong baron who had routed the murderers.
He heard her pleas, resisted her calls for, and vowed to seduce his appealing topic. but as Elizabeth fought the warrior’s caresses, love flamed for this gallant guy who needs to quickly champion her cause…and seize her lively heart.
By Eloisa James
In the evening, all ideas are forgotten....
Eloisa James, the acclaimed writer of Potent Pleasures, returns to Regency England with an unforgettable new heroine — a genteel yet naughty blameless who will get greater than she deals for while she ultimately says certain to love.
To her legions of adoring suitors, it comes as relatively a surprise while woman Sophie York rejects a proposal of marriage from the rushing, rakish Patrick Foakes in prefer of amiable yet boring Braddon Chatwin. He should be an earl, however it is Patrick's stolen kisses that sear her lips.
When Patrick, in hide, scales a ladder to retrieve his friend's fiancée, he by no means expects the elopement to be his personal. Neither does Sophie, Braddon, or the remainder of the tattling ton. One hasty marriage ceremony later, the passionate blameless and the subtle rogue play out their very own problematic dance as Sophie masters what it takes to maintain a guy the place he belongs. And Patrick learns the final word lesson in love.
By Elizabeth Hoyt
Their lives have been ideal . . .
Lady Hero Batten, the attractive sister of the Duke of Wakefield, has every little thing a lady may perhaps wish, together with the appropriate fiancé. precise, the Marquis of Mandeville is a trifle boring and has no humorousness, yet that does not trouble Hero. until eventually she meets his infamous brother . . .
Until they met every one other.
Griffin Remmington, Lord studying, is much from ideal - and he likes it that manner. How he spends his days is a secret, yet all of London understands he engages within the worst different types of drunken revelry at evening. Hero takes an rapid dislike to him, and Griffin thinks that Hero, along with her charities and ideal manners, is far too impeccable for society, not to mention his brother. but their near-constant conflict of wits quickly sparks hope - hope that motives their conscientiously developed worlds to come back tumbling down. As Hero's marriage ceremony nears, and Griffin's enemies lay plans to finish their goals eternally, can imperfect humans locate ideal real love?