Genre: Historical Romance

Review: To Taste Temptation by Elizabeth Hoyt

Review: To Taste Temptation by Elizabeth Hoyt

To Taste Temptation is the first book in Elizabeth Hoyt‘s Legend of the Four Soldiers series. I was first introduced to Elizabeth Hoyt by Sybil, who told me I had to read The Serpent Prince, the third book in her Princes trilogy. I adored it. Then I read her first contemporary, Hot, written as Julia Harper […]

Review: A Notorious Proposal by Adele Ashworth

Review: A Notorious Proposal by Adele Ashworth

This was a really nice book to settle into before going to bed. It was a great book with great characters and a solid storyline. Lord Rye hires Lady Ivy Wentworth who is a seer to see if there are any ghosts running around in his house and Garrett Burke comes to town under the […]

The Duke Next Door by Celeste Bradley

The Duke Next Door by Celeste Bradley

For me, this was a vast improvement over Desperately Seeking a Duke. This was more believeable, for one thing. It was also more like what I’ve come to expect when I pick a book up by Celeste Bradley. I’m always somewhat fascinated when an author takes a character that has previously been so un-likeable and […]

Review: Desperately Seeking a Duke by Celeste Bradley

Review: Desperately Seeking a Duke by Celeste Bradley

I was somewhat disappointed with this book. After reading the The Liars Club Series followed by The Royal Four Series, I had high expectations. Unfortunately it fell short of the mark. Let me start with the name “Marbrook”. Not that it has anything to really do with the storyline itself, but I don’t like that […]

Guest Review: The Winter Rose by Jennifer Donnelly

Guest Review: The Winter Rose by Jennifer Donnelly

Wow. That’s all I can say about The Winter Rose. Never have I read a more surprising book than the Winter Rose. It was completely not what I expected! But in a good way. First of all, London in 1900? I tend to shy away from that time period, preferring Regency England and earlier. But […]