Tag: Book Club

May’s Book Club Pick!

Posted May 1, 2013 by Rowena in Features | Tagged: | 0 Comments
May’s Book Club Pick!

May is here and our book club will start up again on the third Thursday of the month.  This month we’ll be discussing Cover Me by Catherine Mann. “Nobody writes to-die-for military heroes like Catherine Mann!” — Suzanne Brockmann, New York Times bestselling author of Tall, Dark and Devastating  It should have been a simple […]

Book Club: Scandal in Spring by Lisa Kleypas.

Book Club: Scandal in Spring by Lisa Kleypas.

This month we’ll be discussing Lisa Kleypas’ Scandal in Spring.  Scandal in Spring is part of the Wallflowers series. The series follows four very different young girls as they make their way from wallflower to married woman. The group of girls consists of Annabelle Peyton, Lillian Bowman, Evangeline Jenner and Daisy Bowman.  Four young women […]

Book Club: The Duke’s Sperm #TDaI

Book Club: The Duke’s Sperm #TDaI

One of the most prominent features in historical romance novels is the need for the titled to procreate. Duty dictates that they secure their line by having at least one son, though it’s preferable to have two (an heir and a spare). In The Duke and I, the issue of procreation is even more prominent, though for a different […]

Book Club: Simon #TDaI

Posted March 7, 2013 by Rowena in Features | Tagged: , | 5 Comments
Book Club: Simon #TDaI

When we first meet Simon Basset in The Duke & I, he’s a mother less child who is neglected by his father because he has a stuttering problem.  His father expected perfection from the future Duke of Hastings and instead, he got Simon.  As a young boy, the hurt and the desire to be loved […]