Amelia Willoughby has been engaged to the Duke of Wyndham for as long as she can remember. Literally. A mere six months old when the contracts were signed, she has spent the rest of her life waiting. And waiting. And waiting ... for Thomas Cavendish, the oh-so-lofty duke, to finally get around to ma..
Violet Knowlton is betrothed to the sensible, Sir Godfrey Maitland. When Godfrey escorts her to a fencing demonstration, she looks forward to the adventurous diversion, but everything changes when she realizes that the swordsman displaying his skill -and dashing good looks- is none other than her ch..
Beth Armitage had the life she wanted. Her work as a teacher gave her the independence she'd always sought and a life free from the shackles of matrimony. Yet after a harrowing meeting with the Duke of Belcraven, Beth found herself caught in a web of aristocratic power - and engaged to marry his rak..
Award-winning and New York Times best-selling author Mary Balogh delights fans with historical romantic tales that touch the heart.Hugo doesn’t wish to court Gwen, yet he cannot resist her. He wants her, but will she have him? The dour ex-military officer who carried Gwen to safety is a ma..
Sarah Pleinsworth can’t forgive Hugh Prentice for the duel he fought three years ago that nearly destroyed her family and sent her cousin fleeing. That’s fine with Hugh, who can’t tolerate Sarah’s dramatic ways. But when the two are forced to spend a week together, they find that unexpected kisses, ..
Sarah Pleinsworth can’t forgive Hugh Prentice for the duel he fought three years ago that nearly destroyed her family, sent her cousin fleeing, and left Hugh himself with a badly injured leg. That’s fine with Hugh, who can’t tolerate Sarah’s dramatic ways. But when the two are forced to spend a week..
The Duke of Gravenhurst, the notorious author of dark romances, is accused of corrupting the morals of the public. But among his most devoted fans is the well-born Lily Boscastle, who seeks employment as the duke's personal housekeeper. Only then does she discover scandalous secrets about the man th..
Maximillian Burke prides himself on being the man every mother wants her daughter to marry, but after his scoundrel brother steals his bride, Max decides there’s more satisfaction in being a rogue than a gentleman. He flees London for Cadgwyck Manor, and though the tumbledown estate comes complete w..
Four seductive novellas from New York Times bestselling authors. Who Stole Lady Neeley's Bracelet? Was it the fortune hunter, the gambler, the servant, or the rogue? All of London is abuzz with speculation, but it is clear that one of four couples is connected to the crime. Lady Whistledown's Societ..
It is 1925 and the war is long over. But much has been lost and life will never truly be the same again. Castle Deverill, cherished home to the Deverill family in the west of Ireland for hundreds of years, has burned to the ground. Celia Deverill is determined to restore the sad ruin to its former g..
The Bride Wore Pearls is a story of a very proper lady who flees her home in a far corner of the British Empire, entrusting her safety and heart to an outlaw in Victorian London... But accepting protection from someone called a cold-hearted killer is a double-edged sword. In a world where treachery ..
Near the start of this romantic fantasy set in 1753, a decent sort who possesses limited magical powers, Nikolai is dedicated to fighting the evil of slavery by freeing galley slaves. He even sets up an island refuge for them. The mix of magic, time travel, and social consciousness will delight seri..