Month: January 2011

Book Review-Romancing Mister Bridgerton

Book Review-Romancing Mister Bridgerton

Posted January 31, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Romancing Mister Bridgerton by Julia Quinn Also in this series: The Viscount Who Loved Me (Bridgertons, #2), An Offer From a Gentleman, The Bridgertons: Happily Ever After Series: Bridgertons #4 Published by Avon on August 25th 2009 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 460 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0380820846     Penelope Featherington has secretly adored her best friend’s brother for… well, it feels like forever. After half a lifetime of watching Colin Bridgerton from afar, she thinks she knows everything about him, until she stumbles across his deepest secret… and fears she doesn’t know him at all. Colin […]

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Book Review-Worth Any Price

Book Review-Worth Any Price

Posted January 30, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Worth Any Price by Lisa Kleypas Series: Bow Street Runners #3 Published by Avon on May 26th 2015 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 388 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0380811073     Librarian note: an alternate cover for this edition can be found here.Nick Gentry is reputed to be the most skillful lover in all England. Known for solving delicate situations, he is hired to seek out Miss Charlotte Howard. He believes his mission will be easily accomplished – but that was before he met the lady in question.For instead of a willful female, he discovers one in desperate […]

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Book Review-Savor The Moment

Book Review-Savor The Moment

Posted January 27, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Savor the Moment by Nora Roberts Also in this series: Bed of Roses, Vision In White, Happy Ever After Series: Bride Quartet #3 Published by Berkley on April 27th 2010 Genres: Contemporary Romance Pages: 325 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 1423368886     #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts cordially invites you to meet childhood friends Parker, Emma, Laurel, and Mac — the founders of Vows, one of Connecticut’s premier wedding planning companies. Laurel McBane has always relied on her friends for support, especially when her dream of attending culinary school was almost ruined by her parents’ financial […]

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Book Review-Dark Victory

Book Review-Dark Victory

Posted January 24, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Dark Victory (Rose Trilogy, #2; Masters of Time, #4) by Brenda Joyce Also in this series: Dark Embrace, Dark Lover (Rose Trilogy #3; Masters of Time #5) Series: Masters Of Time #4 Published by HQN Books on February 24th 2009 Genres: Paranormal Romance, Fantasy Romance, Time Travel Romance, Historical Romance Pages: 384 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0373773463     Book 2 of The Rose Trilogy part of The Masters of Time series.Highland warriors sworn to protect Innocence through the ages…. Fierce and powerful, Guy Macleod is every inch a Highland warrior. Yet his future is uncertain. Tormented by his […]

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Book Review-Eat Prey Love

Book Review-Eat Prey Love

Posted January 24, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Eat Prey Love by Kerrelyn Sparks Also in this series: Vamps and the City, How To Marry a Millionaire Vampire, Forbidden Nights With a Vampire, Secret Life of a Vampire, All I Want for Christmas Is a Vampire, The Undead Next Door (Love at Stake, #4), Be Still My Vampire Heart Series: Love At Stake #9 Published by Avon on September 28th 2010 Genres: Paranormal Romance Pages: 373 Format: Paperback Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0061958034     Wanted: Bride. Must love children. Mortals need not apply. Carlos Panterra is looking for a mate, a woman who will love and care […]

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Book Review-When Marrying A Scoundrel

Book Review-When Marrying A Scoundrel

Posted January 23, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

When Marrying a Scoundrel by Kathryn Smith Series: Victorian Soap Opera #2 Published by Avon on May 25th 2010 Genres: Historical Romance, Victorian Era Pages: 384 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0061923001     A lady must be prepared for anything…when marrying a scoundrel. Sadie Moon once thought she was in love. Then her dashing husband left her to seek his fortune, and she had no choice but to transform herself from a heartbroken waif into London Society’s favorite fortune-teller. But even she could not have foreseen Jack’s return—until their paths cross in the last place either would have expected: […]

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Book Review-Autumn’s Flame

Book Review-Autumn’s Flame

Posted January 22, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Autumn’s Flame (The Graistan Chronicles, #4) by Denise Domning Series: The Graistan Chronicles, Published by Topaz on November 1st 1995 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 384 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0451406125     A MAN’S FIREReleased from an unhappy marriage by her husband’s sudden death, Lady Elyssa of Freyne hoped she and her young son were safe at last. The arrival of Geoffrey FitzHenry dashed her hopes. Tall, golden-haired, his battle-scarred face still handsome, the sheriff of the shire looked like a warrior angel. Yet Elyssa heard he was the devil’s own spawn. Now the law decreed he […]

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Book Review-Bride Of The Beast

Book Review-Bride Of The Beast

Posted January 20, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Bride of the Beast by Sue-Ellen Welfonder Also in this series: A Highlander’s Temptation Series: MacKenzie-Welfonder #2 Published by Forever on January 1st 2003 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era, Scottish Highlands Pages: 352 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0446612324     Twice wed and twice widowed, Lady Caterine Keith has no need for a champion. She can fend off unwanted suitors on her own and guard her Scottish stronghold without the help of any man. But her sister, knowing better, sends a make-believe husband a knight with a battle-scarred face almost too frightening to behold. Sir Marmaduke Strongbow has a […]

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Book Review-The Conquerer

Book Review-The Conquerer

Posted January 20, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

The Conqueror by Brenda Joyce Also in this series: The Game Series: De Warenne Dynasty, Published by Dell on September 2nd 1996 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 432 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 044020609X     Like a pagan god, Rolfe the Relentless rode into Castle Aelfgar to claim it as his prize–and Lady Alice as his bride.  Lauded for his bravery in France, in England he was the hated enemy.  Once ensconced in his new domain, Rolfe became determined to tame the Saxon beauty Ceidre, Alice’s illegitimate sister, whose spirit and sensuality make him risk treason to have her–not Lady […]

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Book Review-Surrender Of A Siren

Book Review-Surrender Of A Siren

Posted January 17, 2011 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Surrender of a Siren by Tessa Dare Series: The Wanton Dairymaid Trilogy #2 Published by Ballantine Books on August 25th 2009 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era, Pirates Pages: 384 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0345506871     Desperate to escape a loveless marriage and society’s constraints, pampered heiress Sophia Hathaway jilts her groom, packs up her paints and sketchbook, and assumes a new identity, posing as a governess to secure passage on the Aphrodite. She wants a life of her own: unsheltered, unconventional, uninhibited. But it’s one thing to sketch all her wildest, most wanton fantasies, and quite another to […]

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