Tag: Historical

Lightning Review: Highland Wedding by Hannah Howell

Lightning Review: Highland Wedding by Hannah Howell

This is the sequel to His Bonnie Bride, one of my most favorite books of all time. Unfortunately, I think perhaps my expectations were too high, because this one fell far short. Both the hero and heroine were good characters, and they plot had the same elements I’ve always enjoyed in HH novels before, but […]

Review: Marriage Most Scandalous by Johanna Lindsey

Review: Marriage Most Scandalous by Johanna Lindsey

Before I start my review of this book, I’ve gotta say this…that cover would be great if “Margaret” wasn’t sitting in a tub full of…COTTON! I know it’s supposed to be bubbles in that tub with her but even with my bad eyes and no glasses I can see that it’s cotton in there with […]

Review: His Bonnie Bride by Hannah Howell

Review: His Bonnie Bride by Hannah Howell

This is one of my favorite Hannah Howell books. I originally discovered this about 5 years ago, and now my copy is so tattered it’s falling apart at the seams. Storm Eldon is the favored oldest daughter of an English Marsh Lord. We first meet her when she, her brothers and her cousins are kidnapped […]

Claiming the Courtesan by Anna Campbell

Claiming the Courtesan by Anna Campbell

Risking the wrath of Chantal (*g*), here is my review of CtC which I tried to post, like, 5 times yesterday. Book description: The Duke of Kylemore knows her as Soraya, London’s most celebrated courtesan. Men fight duels to spend an hour in her company. And only he comes close to taming her. Flying in […]

Joint Review: The Perils of Pleasure by Julie Anne Long

Joint Review: The Perils of Pleasure by Julie Anne Long

Something very rare happened this past week. It must have been the full moon, but Holly and I actually read the same book around the same time! That never happens. And because we’re both lazy, here is our discussion on the book, rather than an actual review. LOL Spoilers all over the place, you’ve been […]