Tag: Medieval Era

Book Review-A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss by Paula Quinn

Book Review-A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss by Paula Quinn

Posted November 21, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 7 Comments

A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss by Paula Quinn Series: The MacGregors: Highland Heirs #5 Published by Forever on September 27th 2016 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 352 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 1455535303     A STRANGER’S SMILE Christmas may be coming to Linavar, but Temperance Menzie is far from joyful. Grief-stricken over the death of her father at the hands of the Black Riders, she almost didn’t see the wounded stranger in the woods. And now she’s determined to give this braw, brooding Highlander the help she couldn’t give her father. But there’s a secret lurking in […]

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Book Review-My Champion by Glynnis Campbell

Book Review-My Champion by Glynnis Campbell

Posted November 14, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 7 Comments

My Champion by Glynnis Campbell Series: Knights of de Ware #1 Published by Jove on December 1st 2000 Genres: Historical Romance, Nautical, Medieval Era Pages: 341 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0515130486     Wealthy and powerful, the de Wares are one of the most respected noble families in England. The heirs to the de Ware legacy—Duncan, Holden, and Garth—are true warriors…and reckless lovers… Duncan de Ware has sworn to defend those who cannot defend themselves. So when the lovely Linet de Montfort publicly humiliates a notorious sea reiver, Duncan disguises himself as a gypsy and appoints himself her […]

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Book Review-Highland Flame by Mary Wine

Book Review-Highland Flame by Mary Wine

Posted August 13, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 11 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.Highland Flame by Mary Wine Also in this series: Highland Spitfire, Highland Vixen, Highland Hellion Series: Highland Weddings #4 Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on September 5th 2017 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Sourcebooks Casablanca ISBN: 1492602531     Laird Diocail Gordon has just come into his title and inherited his father’s run down castle and rag-tag clan. He knows the sorry sight of the […]

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Book Review-Bliss by Lynsay Sands

Book Review-Bliss by Lynsay Sands

Posted July 26, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 22 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.Bliss by Lynsay Sands Published by Avon on July 25th 2017 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Avon ISBN: 0062019619     No one blends humor and sensuality like New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands in this captivating story of feuding nobles forced to marry…and destined to fall in love   Love thy neighbor, ’tis said. A fine idea, except when the neighbor in question is Lord […]

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Book Review-No Other Highlander by Adrienne Basso

Book Review-No Other Highlander by Adrienne Basso

Posted July 22, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 2 Comments

No Other Highlander by Adrienne Basso Also in this series: The Highlander Who Loved Me Series: The McKennas #2 Published by Zebra on February 28th 2017 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 368 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 1420137697     Scottish Highlands, 1334: The McKenna clan flourishes under a family of warriors, fierce and righteous, faithful to their own until the last. But to produce an heir, the widowed eldest son must risk his heart again . . . Lady Joan Armstrong Fraser was once the indulged and pampered daughter of a laird. But marriage to […]

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Book Review- Highland Hellion by Mary Wine

Book Review- Highland Hellion by Mary Wine

Posted June 29, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 9 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.Highland Hellion by Mary Wine Also in this series: Highland Spitfire, Highland Vixen, Highland Flame Series: Highland Weddings #3 Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on June 6th 2017 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era, Scottish Highlands Pages: 320 Format: eARC Source: Sourcebooks Casablanca ISBN: 1492602507     KATHERINE CAREW Illegitimate daughter of an English earl… Abducted to Scotland at age 14… No family, no reputation… No rules ROLFE MCTAVISH Heir to an honorable […]

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Book Review-A Rose in the Storm by Brenda Joyce

Book Review-A Rose in the Storm by Brenda Joyce

Posted May 19, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 11 Comments

A Rose In The Storm by Brenda Joyce Also in this series: A Sword Upon The Rose Series: Scottish Medieval #2 Published by HQN Books on June 25th 2013 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 438 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0373777701     WHEN RIVALRY BECOMES PASSION With warfare blazing through Scotland, the fate of the Comyn-MacDougall legacy depends on one woman. Recently orphaned, young Margaret Comyn must secure her clan’s safety through an arranged marriage. But when an enemy invasion puts her at the mercy of the notorious Wolf of Lochaber, her every loyalty-and secret want-will be challenged. […]

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Book Review-Once Upn A Summer Night by Nancy Scanlon

Book Review-Once Upn A Summer Night by Nancy Scanlon

Posted March 30, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 8 Comments

I received this book for free from Diversion Publishing in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Once Upon a Summer Night by Nancy Scanlon Also in this series: An Enchanted Spring Series: Mists Of Fate #3 Published by Diversion Publishing on April 11th 2017 Genres: Time Travel Romance, Contemporary Romance, Historical Romance Pages: 275 Format: eARC Source: Diversion Publishing ISBN: 1682300765     As one of the O’Rourke time-traveling Protectors, Colin O’Rourke is destined for one woman only. His instinct tells him he’s found her when she […]

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Book Review-In The Warrior’s Bed by Mary Wine

Book Review-In The Warrior’s Bed by Mary Wine

Posted February 11, 2017 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 3 Comments

In The Warrior’s Bed by Mary Wine Also in this series: In Bed With A Stranger Series: Mcjames #2 Published by Kensington Books on January 1st 1970 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era, Scottish Highlands Pages: 305 Format: eBook Source: Library     In this irresistible follow-up to her captivating debut, In Bed With a Stranger, Mary Wine revisits the McJames clan–their loves, their battles, their conquests… Cullen McJames will not have his honor sullied, certainly not by his clan’s nemesis Laird Erik McQuade. So when McQuade tells the Court of Scotland that Cullen has stolen his daughter’s virtue, Cullen steals […]

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ARC Book Review-Highland Vixen by Mary Wine

ARC Book Review-Highland Vixen by Mary Wine

Posted December 20, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 8 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.Highland Vixen by Mary Wine Also in this series: Highland Spitfire, Highland Hellion, Highland Flame Series: Highland Weddings #2 Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on February 7th 2017 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Sourcebooks Casablanca ISBN: 1492602590     Fierce Highland war chief seeks comely lass for fun, frolic, and marriage Marcus MacPherson is every inch the fearsome Highlander. He’s used to men averting their […]

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Book Review-The Warlord by Elizabeth Elliot

Book Review-The Warlord by Elizabeth Elliot

Posted December 2, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 4 Comments

The Warlord by Elizabeth Elliott Series: Montagues, #1 Published by Bantam Fanfare on June 1st 1995 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 386 Format: Paperback Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0553569104     Dark and Forbidding… Lady Tess longed to return in peace to her beloved Remmington Castle–but she never thought that the price of reclaiming her land would be marriage to the most notorious warlord in all of England. Fierce and fearless, Kenric of Montague had never admitted defeat, and now he demanded Tess’s loyalty–and her surrender. But how could she give herself to a man who pledged to keep […]

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ARC Book Review-Wild Wicked Scot by Julia London

ARC Book Review-Wild Wicked Scot by Julia London

Posted November 24, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 6 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.Wild Wicked Scot by Julia London Also in this series: Sinful Scottish Laird, Hard-Hearted Highlander Series: Highland Grooms #1 Published by Harlequin Books on December 27th 2016 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 352 Format: eARC Source: Harlequin Books ISBN: 0373789661     Wicked intrigue unfolds in New York Times bestselling author Julia London’s latest historical gem as an unlikely marriage leads to a path of risky desire in […]

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Book Review-Mystique by Amanda Quick

Book Review-Mystique by Amanda Quick

Posted October 27, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 4 Comments

Mystique by Amanda Quick Published by Bantam on November 29th 2005 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 352 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 0553588664     A tantalizing tale of a legendary knight and a headstrong lady whose daring quest for a mysterious crystal will draw them into a whirlwind of treachery-and desire. When the fearsome knight called Hugh the Relentless swept into Lingwood Manor like a storm, everyone cowered-except Lady Alice. Sharp-tongued and unrepentant, the flame haired beauty believed Sir Hugh was not someone to dread but the answer to her dreams. She knew he had come for the […]

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ARC Book Review-Taming The Highlander by May McGoldrick

ARC Book Review-Taming The Highlander by May McGoldrick

Posted August 27, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 7 Comments

I received this book for free from St. Martins Press in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.Taming the Highlander by May McGoldrick Also in this series: Tempest in the Highlands Series: The Scottish Relic Trilogy #2 Published by Swerve on September 6th 2016 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Format: eARC Source: St. Martins Press ISBN: 1250106575     This new historical romance from May McGoldrick pits one spirited lass against her biggest challenge yet: a Highland lord who has no desire to lose his […]

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Book Review-Captured By The Laird by Margaret Mallory

Book Review-Captured By The Laird by Margaret Mallory

Posted August 12, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 4 Comments

Captured by a Laird by Margaret Mallory Series: The Douglas Legacy #1 Published by Self Published By Author on September 9th 2014 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 280 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0990759903     THE DOUGLAS LEGACY The Douglas sisters, beauties all, are valuable pawns in their family’s bitter struggle to control the Scottish Crown. But when powerful enemies threaten, each Douglas lass will find she must face them alone. CAPTURED BY A LAIRD Haunted by his father’s violent death, David Hume, the new laird of Wedderburn, sets out to make his name so […]

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Book Review-Shadows and Lace by Teresa Medeiros

Book Review-Shadows and Lace by Teresa Medeiros

Posted July 27, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 9 Comments

Shadows and Lace by Teresa Medeiros Series: Brides of Legend #1 Published by Fanfare on October 1st 1996 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 368 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0553576232     With one roll of the dice, Rowena’s drunken father gambled her away into the service of a dark and forbidding knight accused of murder. The Dark Lord of Caerleon used Rowena to slay the ghosts of his past, but he would be ensnared in his own trap–slave to a desire he could never hope to quench. Reading Challenges: Oldie But A Goodie Reading Challenge Summary Rowena’s […]

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Book Review-Kill or Be Kilt by Victoria Roberts

Book Review-Kill or Be Kilt by Victoria Roberts

Posted May 31, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 5 Comments

Kill or Be Kilt by Victoria Roberts Also in this series: Kilts and Daggers Series: Highland Spies #3 Published by Sourcebooks Casablanca on May 3rd 2016 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 352 Format: eBook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 1402292066     Lady Elizabeth Walsingham pined after the same man for years. When she finally realizes the brawny Highland laird doesn’t return her feelings, she decides to leave for London and start anew. It seems that her prayers are answered when she catches the eye of a charming actor at the Globe Theatre – a man who is […]

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Book Review-The Highlander Who Loved Me by Adrienne Basso

Book Review-The Highlander Who Loved Me by Adrienne Basso

Posted March 18, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 10 Comments

The Highlander Who Loved Me by Adrienne Basso Also in this series: No Other Highlander Series: The McKennas #1 Published by Zebra on December 29th 2015 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Pages: 352 Format: Paperback Source: Library ISBN: 1420137670     A HIGHLANDER IS ALWAYS WORTH WAITING FOR Scottish Highlands, 1329. Sir James McKenna, second son of the powerful McKenna Chief, knows he has found his destiny when he falls in love with sweet Lady Davina Armstrong, niece of the Armstrong Chief. Orphaned in childhood, Davina has always felt like an outsider, and with James finally feels that […]

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Audio Book Review-In Bed With A Stranger by Mary Wine

Audio Book Review-In Bed With A Stranger by Mary Wine

Posted February 25, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 2 Comments

In Bed With A Stranger by Mary Wine Series: McJames #1 Published by Brava on June 1st 2009 Genres: Historical Romance, Scottish Highlands, Medieval Era Narrator: Bruce Mann Length: 10 Hours and 25 Mins Pages: 370 Format: Audiobook Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0758234635     An Imperfect Match Brodick McJames is an earl in name only. To secure his clan’s future he needs an English wife. Mary Stanford, daughter of the Earl of Warwickshire, will suit perfectly. He’s never met her, but what matter? She’ll grace his bed eventually, and once she bears his child he need see her no […]

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Book Review-A Kingdom Of Dreams

Book Review-A Kingdom Of Dreams

Posted February 16, 2016 by Loverofromance in Book Reviews / 22 Comments

A Kingdom of Dreams by Judith McNaught Series: Westmoreland Saga #1 Published by Pocket Books on July 1st 2003 Genres: Historical Romance, Medieval Era Pages: 438 Format: Paperback Source: Self Purchased ISBN: 0743474155     Abducted from her convent school, headstrong Scottish beauty Jennifer Merrick does not easily surrender to Royce Westmoreland, Duke of Claymore. Known as “The Wolf”; his very name strikes terror in the hearts of his enemies. But proud Jennifer will have nothing to do with the fierce English warrior who holds her captive, this handsome rogue who taunts her with his blazing arrogance. Boldly she challenges […]

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