By Lisa Kleypas
"HER LIPS SOFTENED AND CLUNG TO HIS, looking the heat AND flavor OF HIM. HIS TONGUE FEATHERED opposed to HERS, and he or she SHIVERED WITH A yearning extra robust, extra pressing, THAN starvation OR THIRST ...
Exquisitely appealing Mira Germain was once purely eighteen whilst she made her cut price with the rich, robust, aged Lord Sackville. He might maintain and guard her, and he or she may allow him flaunt her as mistress to conceal his shameful own mystery. Mira attempted to maintain her note, even if she met the good-looking Alec Falkner, the Duke of Hamilton, as skilled in ardour as Mira used to be blameless. yet in his hands, wish was once extra robust than any promise or pledge ... as she discovered to be a girl who could dare every little thing for romance ...
By Suzanne Enoch
Never a gentleman . . . until eventually now.
Lord Bramwell Johns, the second one son of a duke, is an unrepentant scoundrel. Now that his closest acquaintances are disgustingly ensconced in family bliss, Bram is feeling surprisingly stressed. and never even relieving London's least deserving artistocrats in their ill-gotten jewels is enough—until the evening he overhears an issue. apparently woman Rosamund Davies is set to be compelled into marriage with a rogue even worse than himself.
Rose is definitely conscious of Bram's scandalous popularity, so any reason behind his unexpected curiosity in her is suspect; extra so considering he is shut neighbors with the guy approximately to smash her kin! She has her personal plan notwithstanding, and Bram should be simply what she requires—as lengthy as she recollects that he's in basic terms searching for himself. so long as she recollects that his kisses and caresses do not suggest something. so long as she will continue from thinking about no matter if she will belief a scoundrel . . . along with her heart.
By Christina Dodd
To the landlord of the prestigious Academy of Governesses
Dear Madame Owner, I am trying to find an skilled significant other for my candy, aged, just a little dotty aunt, and that significant other needs to be:
1. Tall, blonde and twenty-seven years of age.
2. Desirous of residing in an historic fort in an remoted sector of Lancashire.
3. now not fearful approximately any sinister rumors approximately me.
Sincerely, the newly titled Marquess of Raeburn
From the landlord of the celebrated Academy of Governesses
My expensive, mysterious Lord Raeburn, Coincidentally, I satisfy your entire specifications. even though, as to accepting this place, I insist at the following:
1. That no curiosity be proven in my past.
2. That i've got the unfastened time to discover Lancashire for purposes that i can't divulge.
3. that you just no longer hassle to disclaim your culpability within the disappearance of your wife.
4. that we'll no longer bask in familiarity that would without doubt lead to another disastrous, passionate interlude among us.
Sincerely, Hannah Setterington
Read an Excerpt:
Mrs. Trenchard curtsied and introduced, "Miss Hannah Setterington, my lord."
For one second he stood stiffly, a lonely determine watching for ... whatever. Then in a low, deep voice he commanded, "Leave us."
Hannah's breath caught.
That voice. That tone.
Her middle gave a thud. Then one other. Then one other, marking every one moment, each one pleasure, every one fear.
From the again he gave the impression of ... and the mirrored image within the glass looked to be familiar.
But she knew how flawed she may be. whilst he dwelt in her options, all males seemed like him.
And but ... and but ...
Vaguely, she heard the door close. Slowly, he grew to become to stand her.
And the foreboding which had haunted her for 9 years turned reality.
She had heard rumors this guy had killed his spouse. She knew he had not. Because she was once his wife.
By Lorraine Heath
The united states this day bestselling writer returns with an unforgettable story of a wedding of comfort that turns into a love match.
By Sari Robins
A girl may be certain
of just one thing…
All males Are Rogues
while Evelyn Amherst is of the same opinion to her father's demise request that she entire his ultimate venture for His Majesty, she will be able to scarcely think the area of infamy and probability she is ready to go into -- or that it'll deliver her tantalizingly with reference to Lord Justin Barclay. here's a guy to show a tender lady's head -- robust, fearless, speeding, and devilishly handsome. yet Evelyn is decided to resolve the secret in the back of her father's loss of life and she or he mustn't ever be diverted, specially now not by way of this passionate craving for Lord Justin's embody.
by no means has Justin had a extra agreeable project! Evelyn Amherst is gorgeous, fiery, totally captivating, and he's to divine from her the main points of her past due father's provider -- with no revealing that Justin is, himself, a undercover agent. by no means brain he has no purpose of marrying her; he makes use of all his roguish charms to win her self assurance, realizing he needs to betray her for King and nation. however the lady's sensuous appeal disarms him -- tempting the deceiving scoundrel to belief her together with his secrets and techniques and his middle. . .which may position either their lives in mortal peril.
By Katharine Ashe
With seven problematic part sisters to marry off, Duncan, the Earl of Eads, has one challenge: he is broke.
With the possibility of marriage to the pompous neighborhood curate, omit Teresa Finch-Freeworth has one dream: to wed in its place the good-looking Highlander she observed at a ball.
How does a determined woman persuade a reluctant laird that she's the ideal bride for him? She moves a guess! If she will be able to locate seven husbands for seven sisters, the earl needs to marry her.
Duncan has no goal of marriage ceremony the meddlesome maiden, and he offers her a cut-off date even the main audacious matchmaker cannot meet—one month. yet Teresa units phrases, too: with each one bridegroom she unearths, the earl needs to pay her more and more intimate rewards . . .
By Sophie Jordan
Would a Reluctant good looks Ever Wed . . .
Headstrong woman Portia Derring has an impeccable pedigree . . . and never a penny to her identify. that is why she is by myself at the rain-swept Yorkshire moor, anticipating a prosperous earl she hasn't ever met yet whom her kinfolk insists she wed. while she's approximately trampled by means of the blackguard's stallion, Portia is extra decided than ever to refuse Heath Moreton's go well with. good-looking satan he could be, yet she may by no means marry a rogue who is so truly out of control!
A Wild, Incorrigible Beast?
An avowed bachelor, scion of the infamous "Mad" Moreton extended family, Heath will not be shackled in matrimony. Why then does this rain-drenched attractiveness excite him so? wish consumes him, however the eminently beddable girl resists his well-practiced seductions. Now just one direction is still: Heath needs to forget about his undesirable blood, vanquish his internal beast . . . and end up to Portia that she's the single girl in a position to taming his heart.
By Jennifer Ashley
The New York instances bestselling writer of principles for a formal Governess returns with an engrossing story that can provide to thrill enthusiasts of Outlander.
1745, Scotland: The youngest son of the scandalous Mackenzie kin, Malcolm is taken into account too wild to tame…until he meets a girl who's too inconceivable to resist.
Lady Mary Lennox is English, her father hugely unswerving to the king, and promised to a different Englishman. yet regardless of it being forbidden to talk to Malcolm, girl Mary is desirous about the Scotsman, and stolen moments jointly result in a fondness more than she’d ever dreamed of finding.
When combating breaks out among the Highlanders and the King's military, their plans to elope are thwarted, and it'll take all of Malcolm’s bold as a Scottish warrior to outlive the conflict and scouse borrow a spouse out from below the noses of the English.
By Deborah Simmons
The Vicar's Daughter (Harlequin historic, No 258)
By Julie Anne Long
"Voted most sensible total Romance of 2012 by means of readers in any respect approximately Romance. (And Adam Sylvaine used to be voted the simplest total hero).
""Julie Anne lengthy reinvents the historic romance for contemporary readers, supplying severe, passionate characters and excessive event. Her writing glows.""
""You will LOVE the Pennyroyal eco-friendly series.""
A infamous girl learns simply how depraved an exceptional guy might be within the newest installment of RITA Award nominee Julie Anne Long's emotionally charged Pennyroyal eco-friendly sequence. A infamous Countess Confesses is de facto unputdownable old romance for lovers of Karen Hawkins and Sabrina Jeffries; one other gem within the bestselling sequence set in Regency England and situated on a long-standing feud among contributors of 2 prosperous Sussex households, the Eversea and Redmond clans. The breathtaking romantic adventures of a former courtesan-turned-noblewoman, A infamous Countess Confesses** stokes the Pennyroyal fires warmer than ever prior to, supplying readers with all of the ardour, scandal, and real love they can potentially desire for.