Month: May 2014

On My Wishlist (76)

On My Wishlist (76)

Posted May 31, 2014 by Loverofromance in On My Wishlist / 0 Comments

On My Wishlist is a fun weekly event hosted by Book Chick City and runs every Saturday. It’s where I list all the books I desperately want but haven’t actually bought yet. They can be old, new or forthcoming. Sometimes love is an accident. This time, it’s a strategy. Miss Minerva Lane is a quiet, bespectacled wallflower, and she wants to keep it that way. After all, the last time she was the center of attention, it ended badly–so badly that she changed her name to escape her scandalous past. Wallflowers may not be the prettiest of blooms, but at […]

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Book Review-Legend of the Highland Dragon by Isabel Cooper

Book Review-Legend of the Highland Dragon by Isabel Cooper

Posted May 30, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Legend of the Highland Dragon by Isabel Cooper Also in this series: The Highland Dragon’s Lady Series: Highland Dragon #1 Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on December 3rd 2013 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Paranormal Romance Pages: 329 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 1402284675     The MacAlasdairs are not like other men. Descendants of an ancient alliance, they live for centuries, shifting between human and dragon forms. Some wander the earth; some keep to their lands in Scotland. And Stephen MacAlasdair, the newest lord of the family, must go to London to settle his father’s business affairs. He brings an […]

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Book Review-Big Bad Wolf by Christine Warren

Book Review-Big Bad Wolf by Christine Warren

Posted May 30, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Big Bad Wolf by Christine Warren Also in this series: Prince Charming Doesn’t Live Here Series: The Others #2 Published by Griffin on January 1st 1970 Genres: Paranormal Romance, Shape Shifting Pages: 312 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 031294795X     Missy Roper’s fantasies have revolved around Graham Winters since the moment they met. But the imposing leader of the Silverback werewolf clan always seemed oblivious to Missy’s existence. At least he was, until Missy collides with him at a party and then abruptly runs away—arousing Graham’s interest…and wild desires.Lupine law decrees that every Alpha must have a mate, and […]

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Book Review-Highlander In Her Dreams by Allie Mackay

Book Review-Highlander In Her Dreams by Allie Mackay

Posted May 30, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Highlander in Her Dreams by Allie Mackay Series: The Ravenscraig Legacy #2 Published by Signet Eclipse on November 6th 2007 Genres: Historical Romance, Time Travel Romance, Scottish Highlands Pages: 332 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0451222636     As a paranormal inestigator, Kira Bedwell know that her gift as a far-seer had its advantages. But while touring the ruins of a Scottish castle, she never expected to gaze upon the noble figure of medieval clan chieftain Aidan MacDonald…. And she certainly never thought the irresistible Scot would appear in her dreams from then on. Years later, while investigating time portals […]

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Book Review-A Kiss of Lies by Bronwen Evans

Book Review-A Kiss of Lies by Bronwen Evans

Posted May 29, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

A Kiss of Lies by Bronwen Evans Also in this series: A Touch of Passion, A Taste of Seduction, A Night of Forever Series: The Disgraced Lords #1 Published by Loveswept on January 14th 2014 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era, Espionage Pages: 320 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0345547284     In Bronwen Evans’s Loveswept debut, a pair of damaged souls ignite each other’s deepest passions—even as they tempt fate by deceiving the world. Desperate to escape her abusive past, Sarah Cooper disguises herself as a governess in the employ of Christian Trent, Earl of Markham, the man who, […]

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Book Review-To Marry A Scottish Laird by Lynsay Sands

Book Review-To Marry A Scottish Laird by Lynsay Sands

Posted May 28, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

To Marry a Scottish Laird by Lynsay Sands Also in this series: The Highlander Takes a Bride, Falling for the Highlander Series: Highlander-Sands #2 Published by Avon on June 24th 2014 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era, Scottish Highlands Pages: 384 Format: eBook ISBN: 0062273582     New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands returns to the Highlands of Scotland in her hottest new historical romance yet! Highlander Campbell Sinclair is no stranger to battle, so when he sees a lad attacked by bandits, he jumps into the fray. He didn’t count on being stabbed. Grateful to the boy for nursing […]

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Book Review-The Secrets of a Scoundrel by Gaelen Foley

Book Review-The Secrets of a Scoundrel by Gaelen Foley

Posted May 24, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

I received this book for free from Avon in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.The Secrets of a Scoundrel by Gaelen Foley Also in this series: My Ruthless Prince, My Dangerous Duke, My Wicked Marquess Series: The Inferno Club #7 Published by Avon on June 24th 2014 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era, Espionage Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Avon ISBN: 0062076051     In The Secrets of a Scoundrel, New York Times bestselling author Gaelen Foley has created her most exciting Inferno Club novel yet! Nick, […]

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Book Review-A Sword Upon The Rose by Brenda Joyce

Book Review-A Sword Upon The Rose by Brenda Joyce

Posted May 23, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

I received this book for free from Harlequin Books in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.A Sword Upon The Rose by Brenda Joyce Also in this series: A Rose In The Storm Series: Scottish Medieval #3 Published by Harlequin HQN on June 24th 2014 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era, Scottish Highlands Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Harlequin Books ISBN: 0373778856     New York Times bestselling author Brenda Joyce takes you back to the Highlands, where the battle for land, liberty and love rages on… A […]

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Book Review-A Vampire’s Promise by Carla Susan Smith

Book Review-A Vampire’s Promise by Carla Susan Smith

Posted May 21, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

I received this book for free from Kensington Books in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.A Vampire’s Promise by Carla Susan Smith Also in this series: A Vampire’s Soul Series: Vampire’s Promise #1 Published by Ekensington Originals on January 1st 2014 Genres: Paranormal Romance, Vampires Pages: 306 Format: eARC Source: Kensington Books ISBN: 1306649749     “Wicked fun not to be missed!” –“USA Today “Bestselling Author Rebecca Zanetti Trust Your Instincts … Rowan Harper is nothing but a smart-mouthed bookstore clerk with a crappy love life […]

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Book Review-A Vampire’s Soul by Carla Susan Smith

Book Review-A Vampire’s Soul by Carla Susan Smith

Posted May 21, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

I received this book for free from Kensington Books in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.A Vampire’s Soul by Carla Susan Smith Also in this series: A Vampire’s Promise Series: Vampire’s Promise #2 Published by Kensington Publishing Corporation on July 1st 2014 Genres: Paranormal Romance, Vampires Pages: 256 Format: eARC Source: Kensington Books ISBN: 1601832923     “Wicked fun not to be missed!” -“USA Today ” bestselling author Rebecca Zanetti Into The Dark … Rowan Harper’s world has been wrenched apart. The man she thought she […]

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Book Review-Jaguar Hunt by Terry Spear

Book Review-Jaguar Hunt by Terry Spear

Posted May 20, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

I received this book for free from Sourcebooks Casablanca in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Jaguar Hunt by Terry Spear Also in this series: Jaguar Pride Series: Heart of the Jaguar #3 Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on June 3rd 2014 Genres: Paranormal Romance, Shape Shifting Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Sourcebooks Casablanca ISBN: 1402266987     An agent and a jaguar-shifter chase trouble, and each other, through the jungles of Belize… Agent Tammy Anderson has a reputation: she prefers to work alone. So when she’s paired […]

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Book Review-Knight of Love

Book Review-Knight of Love

Posted May 18, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Knight of Love by Catherine LaRoche Published by Pocket Star on June 9th 2014 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 400 ISBN: 1476710139     In this saucy romance, an English lady turns the damsel-in-distress tale on its head as she escapes her malicious fiancé and fights for both her life and that of the lustful rebel that has become her protector. Lady Lenora Trevelyan, a naïve yet stubborn young lady born to the highest noble houses of England and Germany, finds herself betrothed to the brutal Prince Kurt von Rotenburg-Gruselstadt. But after she is cruelly bruised and flogged by […]

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Book Review-Duke of Midnight by Elizabeth Hoyt

Book Review-Duke of Midnight by Elizabeth Hoyt

Posted May 12, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Duke of Midnight by Elizabeth Hoyt Also in this series: Scandalous Desires, Thief of Shadows, Dearest Rogue, Duke of Sin, Duke of Pleasure, Duke of Desire Series: Maiden Lane #6 Published by Grand Central Publishing on October 15th 2013 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 360 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 1455508349     WHEN A MASKED MAN . . . Twenty years ago Maximus Batten witnessed the brutal murders of his parents. Now the autocratic Duke of Wakefield, he spends his days ruling Parliament. But by night, disguised as the Ghost of St. Giles, he prowls the grim alleys […]

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Book Review-Love With A Perfect Cowboy by Lori Wilde

Book Review-Love With A Perfect Cowboy by Lori Wilde

Posted May 9, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

I received this book for free from Avon in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Love with a Perfect Cowboy by Lori Wilde Also in this series: Million Dollar Cowboy Series: Cupid Texas #4 Published by Avon on May 27th 2014 Genres: Contemporary Romance, Small Town, American West Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Avon ISBN: 0062219006     New York Times bestselling author Lori Wilde returns to Cupid, Texas, and asks the question: Do you ever forget your first love? Melody Spencer had long-ago wiped the dust […]

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Book Review-The Virgin of Clan Sinclair

Book Review-The Virgin of Clan Sinclair

Posted May 5, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

I received this book for free from Avon in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.The Virgin of Clan Sinclair by Karen Ranney Also in this series: The Witch of Clan Sinclair, Return to Clan Sinclair Series: Clan Sinclair #3 Published by Avon on May 27th 2014 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Avon ISBN: 0062242490     The third sizzling romance in New York Times bestselling author Karen Ranney’s Clan Sinclair series… Ellice Traylor has a secret. Beneath her innocent exterior beats […]

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Book Review-Woo’d in Haste by Sabrina Darby

Book Review-Woo’d in Haste by Sabrina Darby

Posted May 4, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

I received this book for free from Avon in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Woo’d in Haste by Sabrina Darby Series: Taming #1 Published by Avon Impulse on May 13th 2014 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 160 Format: eARC Source: Avon ISBN: 0062304488     Miss Bianca Mansfield is ready for her debut. If only her older sister didn’t insist on marrying first. She’s doomed to wait to find love. Until she meets … him. For Lucian Dorlingsley, Viscount Asquith, recently returned from an extended […]

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Book Review-Copper King by Vivian Arend

Book Review-Copper King by Vivian Arend

Posted May 3, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Copper King by Vivian Arend Series: Takhini Shifters #1 Published by Vivian Arend on May 6th 2014 Genres: Paranormal Romance, Erotica Pages: 152 Format: eARC ISBN: 1941456502     Originally published in the ALPHAS AFTER DARK box set.~~~ Three things make billionaire Jim Halcyon’s to-do list: women, work…and more women. It’s a perfect agenda for a rich shifter who has no problem letting his inner grizzly out to play. From the bright lights of Vegas, to the sophisticated action of New York—he’s got the money and the power to do anything he wants. Anything, except resist the lure of Lady […]

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Book Review- The Scandalous Adventures of the Sister of the Bride by Victoria Alexander

Book Review- The Scandalous Adventures of the Sister of the Bride by Victoria Alexander

Posted May 1, 2014 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

The Scandalous Adventures of the Sister of the Bride by Victoria Alexander Also in this series: The Importance of Being Wicked, The Shocking Secret of a Guest at the Wedding Series: Millworth Manor #3 Published by Zebra Kensington on January 1st 1970 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Era Pages: 400 Format: Paperback ISBN: 1420132245     The bride and groom cordially request the presence of… The bride’s sister, Delilah, the very proper widowed Lady Hargate, and Samuel Russell, the groom’s friend, a very eligible, slightly improper bachelor, at their upcoming wedding. Lady Hargate and Mr. Russell, previously acquainted during one unforgettable […]

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