Tag: England

Romancing Daphne

Plain Jane. That’s all she’ll ever be. At least…that’s what she’s been told her whole life! How do you compare when your oldest sister married THE Duke and your next sister was the beautiful belle of her season? As third in line, it’s quite… Continue Reading “Romancing Daphne”

Victoria: The Queen

by Julia Baird Oh my goodness. A brilliant read. This is, as it says, an intimate biography of the woman who ruled an empire. With all the rage from the fabulous new Masterpiece series, this book is sure to be a hit. It is… Continue Reading “Victoria: The Queen”

An Uncommon Courtship

by Kristi Ann Hunter The latest book in The Hawthorne House series is here! woot woot! We’ve had a chance to read both of his sister’s stories and now it is Trent’s turn. Squeee! Ok, thoughts? Loved it, of course. I know that it’s… Continue Reading “An Uncommon Courtship”

Starving Hearts

by Janine Mendenhall Debut author about a pre-Regency romance…Sounds interesting! Miss Chetwynd is an intelligent girl in a world where that is not welcomed. She desires to discuss politics and real world problems instead of the normal gossip of the ton. Clergyman, Peter, has… Continue Reading “Starving Hearts”

A Noble Masquerade

by Kristi Ann Hunter A new author to me and boy was it fun!! Miranda is a hot mess. This girl is trying to be a lady in Regency England, but every ounce of her energy is about to burst through the ladylike facade.… Continue Reading “A Noble Masquerade”

The Curiosity Keeper

by Sarah E. Ladd Sarah has, AGAIN, hit a home run! In her latest book, there is mystery, intrigue, suspense and LOVE! Camille is working in her father’s shop when she is attacked. The thief is in search of something that she knows nothing… Continue Reading “The Curiosity Keeper”

Famous Friday with Russell Brand!!

As a blogger, you can pretty much make up or say whatever you want to. How do your  readers know if it’s true or not? *arched eyebrow for affect* So, then I began to think (don’t get scared because of that!!). I thought to… Continue Reading “Famous Friday with Russell Brand!!”

Fierce Convictions — by Karen Swallow Prior

The Extraordinary Life of Hannah More – Poet, Reformer, Abolitionist Hannah was born in 1745 and lived to be 88 years old. We don’t hear much of her, which is very surprising, due to the vast amount of change she brought to England. Born… Continue Reading “Fierce Convictions — by Karen Swallow Prior”

Take a Wild Guess!!!

I had so much fun doing a Face-Off with author, Brandy Vallance, that I thought it might be fun to play “Take a Wild Guess” with author, Julie Klassen. Before we start, let me say that my love of the Regency Era is hugely… Continue Reading “Take a Wild Guess!!!”

The Last Heiress

by Mary Ellis This is the first book I have read by Mary Ellis and I was enraptured throughout. Amanda Dunn travels from her homeland of England to North Carolina during America’s final days of the Civil War. She is sent to procure more… Continue Reading “The Last Heiress”