The Reluctant Suitor

By Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

For so long as she will take into accout, girl Adriana Sutton has loved Colton Wyndham, to whom she has been promised by way of an contract of courtship and betrothal seeing that formative years. As a tender lady, she was once wounded via Colton's obdurate refusal to conform together with his father's needs and by way of his offended departure. He used to be too proud and too obdurate to simply accept a destiny no longer of his personal settling on. instead of put up, he fled from his ancestral domestic for a lifetime of experience and hazard as an officer within the British army.

The years were immensely sort to woman Adriana. not the obvious, skinny tomboy Colton had spurned, she has blossomed into an unusual attractiveness wanted by means of approximately each eligible bachelor within the land. but the one guy she wants is the embellished hero who has ultimately come domestic to say his rightful name. boastful, unmoved, and seductive as ever, he continues to be averse to the belief in their betrothal despite his growing to be wish for her.

To show his trust that love can't be pressured, Colton concurs to court docket woman Adriana for 90 days, and then time he'll be allowed to maintain his beneficial freedom if he so needs. yet a lot has replaced on account that he balked at his father's plans. pressured right into a courtship with this beautiful, lively lady, who's as varied at the present time from the younger chit he left in the back of as spring is to iciness, the heroic middle that was closed to Adriana is moved via her allure, her grace, and her sensuality ... and starts to yield. yet a mystery from Colton's prior might doom their burgeoning love ... while the treacherous schemes of a sinister rival threaten to scouse borrow the extraordinary woman from his fingers forever.

A lush and spellbinding tale of ardour and betrayal that grandly sweeps the reader into the extraordinary ballrooms and intimate boudoirs of Regency England, The Reluctant Suitor is romance as merely the incomparable Kathleen Woodiwiss can bring it -- a love tale that might live within the reader's middle and reminiscence without end and stand proudly as one of many author's very best.

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A Lady of Expectations and Other Stories: The Secrets of a Courtesan\How to Woo a Spinster (Jackson Hole, Wyoming)

By Kasey Michaels

A girl of Expectations

Jack Lester seeks definitely the right bride—one who's appealing and sort, yet who additionally loves him even with his wealth. that's why he retains this trifling aspect hidden. but if Sophie Winterton enters his existence, believing he needs to marry into wealth to run his family's property, how will he persuade her that she is the lady he desires—and that he should be the husband she deserves?

Secrets of a Courtesan

Eve Nightingale inspiration she had positioned her prior as mistress to the Duke of Welburn in the back of her. but if the good-looking duke strolls into her small village, she unearths it demanding to maintain her secrets and techniques concealed…and to maintain her center from stirring for him as soon as again.

How to Woo a Spinster

Still single at twenty-eight, woman Emmaline Daughtry has resigned herself to spinsterhood. Then Captain John Alistair arrives at her door—the very snapshot of the correct lover of her such a lot inner most desires. yet can a guy with a mystery and a lady who is by no means identified love locate happiness together?

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Sins of the Highlander

By Connie Mason, Mia Marlowe

"Readers can consistently anticipate Mason for fast moving, interesting adventures with unique historic backdrops that exhibit scorching ardour and steamy love scenes."—RT ebook Reviews

ABDUCTION

by no means had Elspeth Stewart imagined her marriage ceremony will be interrupted via a dark-haired stranger charging in on a black stallion, scooping her into his palms, and wearing her off around the wild Scottish highlands. Pressed opposed to his challenging chest and nestled among his robust thighs, she should have feared for her existence. yet her captor silenced all protests with a soul-searing kiss, giving Elspeth a glimpse of the ache in the back of his passion—a discomfort merely she may ease.


OBSESSION

"Mad Rob" MacLaren concept stealing his rival's bride-to-be was once the appropriate revenge. yet Rob by no means reckoned that this pretty, blameless lass might wake up the a part of him he notion lifeless and buried together with his spouse. opposed to all cause, he longed to introduce the luscious Elspeth to the pleasures of the flesh, to make her his, and merely his, forever.

With clans opposed to them burning for conflict, they have to be able to hitch together—body, breath, and soul. Or either can be made to pay for the... SINS OF THE HIGHLANDER

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A Rake's Guide to Seduction (Zebra Historical Romance)

By Caroline Linden

He needs to depend upon His skills within the bed room. . .

Anthony Hamilton can't support it. the best way he seems, the way in which he lives, his past--it all conspires to make him a guy males worry, girls wish. His identify fills gossip circles in a probably unending, lurid drama. yet he is by no means forgotten the single lady he is ever really wanted--yet might by no means have. . .

To Make Her Fall In Love. . .

Celia Reece knew Anthony good sooner than he solid his scandalous acceptance. The younger guy she recalls spoke kindly to her, made her chuckle, and his devilish attractiveness regularly quickened her pulse. yet Celia's mom had different designs--designs that did not contain marriage to Anthony. Now, Celia is widowed, and her mom is motive on discovering her a brand new husband. Refusing to allow any situation stand in his course this time, Anthony units out to win Celia's center by utilizing an identical abilities that made him London's such a lot impossible to resist rake. . .

Praise for Caroline Linden and her novels. . .

"A skillful mixture of hot sensuality and the tenderness that tempers ardour. . .don't pass over it!" --Eloisa James, New York instances bestselling writer

"A fast paced, can't-put-down romance." --Kat Martin, New York instances bestselling writer

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When Passion Rules

By Johanna Lindsey

New York Times bestselling writer Johanna Lindsey weaves an adventurous story set on this planet of continental royalty, now on hand in mass market.

In this “magical” (Library Journal) story from number 1 New York instances bestselling writer Johanna Lindsey, a stolen princess discovers her precise destiny—in royal responsibility and in love.

On the eve of her debut into London society, Alana Farmer learns the surprising mystery of her birthright. Can or not it's precise? Is she fairly the misplaced princess of the eu country of Lubinia? Returning to the place of origin she and her parent fled whilst she used to be an toddler to flee Napoleon’s rampaging military, Alana makes an attempt to quell a bloody insurrection during this remoted, mountainous state whose customs strike her as medieval! Suspicious that this pretty newcomer is a wily imposter or a undercover agent scheming to depose the king, Christoph Becker, the captain of the palace guards, arrests Alana and vows to attract the reality from his desirable prisoner, whether he needs to lay his lifestyles at the line to guard her from damage. Now, as a fiery ardour flares among Alana and the guy who has wrongly imprisoned her, the destiny of a state rests of their arms and on their hearts.

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Simply Love (Simply Quartet)

By Mary Balogh

New York Times bestselling writer Mary Balogh returns to the beauty and sensuality of Regency England as she maintains the enchanting tale of 4 extraordinary women–friends and academics at pass over Martin’s tuition for ladies. on the heart of this spellbinding novel is Anne Jewell, a instructor haunted via a scandalous past…until she meets a guy who teaches her crucial lesson of all: not anything is easy in terms of love.…

She spies him within the deepening nightfall of a Wales evening–a lone determine of breathtaking energy and masculinity, his good-looking face branded by means of a mystery ache. For unmarried mom and instructor Anne Jewell, newly arrived along with her son at a sprawling property in Wales at the invitation of an influential buddy, Sydnam Butler is a guy whose sorrows–and passions–run deeper than she can have ever imagined.

As steward of a distant seashore manor, Sydnam lives a reclusive lifestyles faraway from the pity and disdain of others. but virtually from the instant Anne first seems at the cliffs, he senses during this gorgeous stranger a kindred soul, and among those cautious hearts, wish stirs. not able to withstand the fervour that has rescued them either from loneliness, Anne and Sydnam proportion a day of beautiful lovemaking. Now the unwed unmarried mom and war-scarred veteran needs to decide which may ceaselessly regulate their lives. For Sydnam, it's a likelihood to heal the ache of the earlier. For Anne, it's the excellent promise of a destiny with the fellow who will dare her to bare her inner most secrets…before she will be able to provide him all her center.

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Castles

By Julie Garwood

From Julie Garwood, the undisputed queen of romance, comes her vintage ancient romance of princesses and noblemen!

Orphaned and besieged, Princess Alesandra knew that in simple terms hasty marriage to an Englishman may well guard her from the turmoil in her personal land. To the leisure of her makeshift mother or father, Colin, more youthful brother of the Marquess of Cainewood, the daring raven-haired attractiveness immediately captivated London society. but if Alesandra was once approximately kidnapped through her unscrupulous countrymen, the battling instincts that received Colin a knighthood for valor have been kindled.

Deceiving himself that he sought after basically to guard her, Colin swept her right into a union intended to be a wedding in identify alone...yet Alesandra's soft first kiss and hesitant caress ignited a wildfire in his soul. because the attractive princess dashed headlong into unforseen risks, Colin might stick to, understanding he needs to declare her as his personal perpetually. Now he might possibility lifestyles itself prior to he might lose this candy, tempestuous angel...

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Luck Be a Lady (Rules for the Reckless, Book 4)

By Meredith Duran

Romance sizzles among a well-known heiress and an notorious crime lord during this fourth horny novel within the ideas for the Reckless sequence from the united states this present day bestselling writer of idiot Me Twice.THE WALLFLOWER They name her the “Ice Queen.” Catherine Everleigh is London’s most adorable heiress, yet a sour lesson in heartbreak has taught her to maintain to herself. All she desires is her birthright—the public sale condominium that used to be stolen from her. To win this conflict, she’ll want a strong best friend. Who larger than notorious and cruel crime lord Nicholas O’Shea? a wedding of comfort will doubtless serve them either. THE CRIME LORD Having conquered the city’s underworld, Nick seeks a brand new problem. Marrying Catherine will provide him the looks of legitimacy—and entry to her international of the law-abiding elite. nobody must comprehend he’s coveted Catherine for a 12 months now—their association is exactly company, loose from the troubling weaknesses of affection. Seduction, despite the fact that, is a distinct matter—an attractive online game he capacity to make sure she enjoys, no matter if she needs to or now not. . . .

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The Perils of Pleasure (Pennyroyal Green Series)

By Julie Anne Long

A rescued rogue . . .

Scandal has rocked the town of London. Colin Eversea, a good-looking, reckless unapologetic rogue is sentenced to hold for homicide and, inconveniently for him, the single witness to the crime disappears. in spite of this, all through heritage, the Everseas have regularly controlled to cheat destiny widespread: Colin is snatched from the gallows via a gorgeous, smart mercenary.

A attractive captor. . .

Cool-headed, bold Madeleine Greenway is resistant to Colin's vaunted allure. Her venture isn't really to rescue Colin yet to kidnap him, and to be paid handsomely for it. but if it turns into transparent that whoever wishes Colin alive wishes Madeline useless, the 2 develop into uneasy allies in a perilous race for fact. jointly, they are going to face nice danger—and a fondness neither can resist.

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My Reckless Surrender

By Anna Campbell

 “Campbell captivates with passionate intensity.” < ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

— Sophia Nash 

 

“Anna Campbell is an awesome, bold new voice.”
— New York Times bestselling writer Lorraine Heath


Anna Campbell is a romance writer who's turning into famous for her deeply sensual, uniquely darkish and stormy stories—and she doesn't disappoint with My Reckless quit. Readers who adore the novels of Lisa Kleypas and past works of Catherine Coulter might be mesmerized through this breathtaking story of a infamous, haunted lord seduced by way of a so much reckless woman.

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