The Mystery Woman (Ladies of Lantern Street)

By Amanda Quick

The moment girls of Lantern road novel from Amanda speedy explores the crimes, passions and paranormal secrets and techniques of Victorian London.

Under the apparent grey skirts of leave out Beatrice Lockwood’s costume, a pistol waits on the prepared. For Beatrice is a paid better half on a mystery mission—and with a mystery past—and she needs to be ready to struggle for her existence at any moment.

Yet she is thrown oddly off shield by means of the fierce-looking guy who joins her in foiling against the law open air a complicated ball—and then disappears into the shadows, leaving purely his card. His identify is Joshua Gage, and he claims to understand Beatrice’s employers. past that, he's an enigma with a hypnotically calm voice and an ebony-and-steel cane. . . .

Joshua, who includes out clandestine investigations for the Crown, is both intrigued. He has a private curiosity in leave out Lockwood, a suspected thief and assassin, let alone a fraudster who claims to have psychical powers. the hunt to find her whereabouts has pulled him clear of his mournful impulses to hurl himself into the sea—and engaged his interest in regards to the actual Beatrice Lockwood, whose spirit, he suspects, isn't as smooth as her face and figure.

He does understand something, notwithstanding: This flame-haired good looks was once current the evening Roland Fleming died on the Academy of the Occult. accountable or now not, she is his advisor to a path of blood and blackmail, mesmerism and madness—a direction that would lead either one of them into the clutches of a killer who calls himself the Bone guy. . . .

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His Mask of Retribution

THE final guy SHE may well EVER LOVE...Beautiful Marianne Winslow has had her proportion of suitors - and her proportion of scandal. 3 engagements, no wedding...And the ton are commencing to speak. Smouldering Rafe Knight has lived the final fifteen years of his existence with one objective: avenging the loss of life of his mom and dad. His ultimate aim? The Earl of Misbourne. the best bartering instrument? The Earl's daughter, Marianne...Held at gunpoint on Hounslow Heath, Marianne is taken captive via a mysterious masked highwayman. Her father needs to pay the fee - yet Marianne reveals greater than vengeance within the highwayman's hot amber eyes...Gentlemen of Disrepute Rebellious rule-breakers, able to wed!

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A Woman Scorned (Sonnet Books)

By Liz Carlyle

From its establishing scene to its breath-catching climax, Liz Carlyle's most recent novel is a vividly etched portrait of ardour and intrigue. whilst a lady fed on via sinister secrets and techniques opens the door to a strikingly good-looking stranger, a robust hope rushes in -- and a love she couldn't have imagined.

Hell hath no fury like a lady scorned, and Jonet Rowland is definitely that. yet she can also be wonderful, wealthy, and -- it's rumored -- an unrepentant adulteress. while her philandering husband, the marquis of Mercer, is murdered in his personal mattress, it really is whispered that Jonet is a femme fatale in additional methods than one. avoided by way of society, the bold widow steels herself to struggle for what really issues -- her childrens.
while his scheming uncle begs him to enquire the demise of his brother, Lord Mercer, Captain Cole Amherst refuses. however it is quickly obvious that treachery stalks blameless boys, and Cole plunges into the viper's pit that's Jonet Rowland's lifestyles. not anything can have ready Cole for the lust Jonet evokes. yet as hazard swirls approximately them, he's tortured by means of doubt. Can an honorable soldier open his shuttered center and allow a depraved widow train him how you can actually love?

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The Temptation of Your Touch (Burke Brothers, Book 2)

By Teresa Medeiros

"**A new mesmerizing old romance from a “superb storyteller” (*Booklist*) and *New York occasions* bestselling writer that includes a good-looking, brooding Earl who reveals himself interested in his prim and correct housekeeper.****

Maximillian Burke has continuously prided himself on being the guy each mom would need her daughter to marry. yet after his scoundrel of a brother makes off with Max’s bride, Max discovers it’s extra fulfilling to be a rogue than definitely the right gentleman. pressured to escape London after a duel long gone fallacious, he seeks shelter at Cadgwyck Manor at the lonely coast of Cornwall, a spot as wild and savage as his present mood. The tumbledown manor comes entire with its personal ghost, yet oddly sufficient, it’s now not the White girl of Cadgwyck who haunts Max’s heated dreams—but his no-nonsense housekeeper.

The very last thing housekeeper Anne Spencer wishes is a brand new grasp, particularly one as brooding and beautiful because the Earl of Dravenwood. at the same time she schemes to be rid of her new corporation, she reveals herself irresistibly drawn into his powerful, muscular fingers. while Max vows to unravel the secret of Cadgwyck’s ghost, he doesn’t comprehend it will placed either one of their hearts in danger and tempt them to give up to a excitement as scrumptious because it is dangerous.
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Slightly Tempted (Bedwyn Saga)

By Mary Balogh

Meet the Bedwyns—six brothers and sisters—men and girls of ardour and privilege, bold and sensuality.

Enter their staggering international of excessive society and breathtaking seduction…where each one will search love, struggle temptation, and court docket scandal…and the place Morgan Bedwyn, the willful youngest daughter, discovers that real love is a temptation no girl can—or should—resist.

Young. Ravishing. Exquisitely marriageable. From the instant he spies girl Morgan Bedwyn around the glittering ballroom, Gervase Ashford, Earl of Rosthorn, is familiar with he has stumbled on the appropriate software of his revenge. yet wedlock isn't really at the brain of the continent’s so much infamous rake. neither is it of curiosity to the fiercely autonomous girl Morgan herself…until one evening of surprising intimacy erupts in a scandal which may make Gervase’s vengeance all of the sweeter. there's just one factor status in his method: Morgan, who has accomplished the impossible—she’s melted his coolly guarded middle. For Gervase, simply the wedding mattress will do, yet Morgan easily wouldn't have him. hence starts off a hot courtship the place cautious hearts are approximately to be undone through the main scandalous ardour of all: wonderful, all-consuming love.

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The Heiress Effect (The Brothers Sinister) (Volume 2)

By Courtney Milan

Miss Jane Fairfield has made a profession of social catastrophe. She wears outrageous robes and says much more outrageous issues. the single cause she's invited anyplace is due to her large dowry--which is all a part of her plan to prevent marriage and preserve the fortune-hunters at bay.

Mr. Oliver Marshall is the illegitimate son of a duke. His popularity in society is tenuous because it is. If he desires any type of profession in any respect, he needs to do every little thing correct. He does not have to come to the rescue of the mistaken girl. He definitely does not have to fall in love together with her. But there's anything concerning the attractive, brave Jane that he can't resist...even notwithstanding it could possibly suggest the damage of them both.
The books within the Brothers Sinister series:
½. The Governess Affair (prequel novella)
1. The Duchess War
1½. A Kiss for Midwinter (companion novella to The Duchess War
2. 
The Heiress Effect

Coming soon:
3. The Countess Conspiracy
4. The Mistress Rebellion

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A Knight of Honor (Zebra Splendor Historical Romances)

By Laurel O'Donnell

Taylor Sullivan is a raven-haired hellion fleeing the tragic flames that destroyed her relatives. She fingers herself with a brief sword and a pointy tongue, hiring herself out as a mercenary, prepared to do no matter what it takes to survive.

Slane Donovan is a knight of honor, sworn to uphold his oath and his notice. He seeks the lady who wears the Sullivan ring, decided to convey her again to citadel Donovan to meet a promise made to his brother.

When he unearths the fierce younger good looks, her sensual innocence enflames his middle, threatening to damage the very essence of who he's and the vows he has sworn to uphold.

But there are others who search the Sullivan lady to boot, males who pose a miles better risk. Slane needs to defend his fiery mercenary better half from assaults, yet can he safeguard himself from her indisputable charms?

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An Invitation to Seduction (Daughters of Fortune, Book 4)

By Lorraine Heath

Kitty Robertson has grown up prosperous and influential, and she’s by no means extra at domestic than whilst in an English parlour showing her social graces. while she appears to be like for a husband, after all she seeks a guy simply as domestic in his position—hopefully a lofty one—as she is. Nicholas Glenville, Marquess of Greystone, is simply any such guy. he's so attentive and gentlemanly that she can’t aid yet settle for his thought of marriage, and is now awaiting this Season being her final one as a unmarried girl. yet on the first actual ball of the 12 months she meets an enigmatic, attractive duke who asks her for a dance. That duke is Trevor Nicholson, a guy who understands the marquess good adequate to grasp that he wouldn't make her any form of husband in any respect. as a substitute he nominates himself for the placement, yet as he quickly reveals, convincing the attractive omit Robertson to marry him in its place may be the trickiest—and such a lot worthwhile—task of his life.

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Love Me, Marietta (Marietta Danver, Book 2)

By Jennifer Wilde

The spellbinding long island Times–bestselling sequel to Love’s gentle Fury follows Marietta Danver as she is captured by way of pirates within the Caribbean and stuck once more among the needs of 3 very assorted, passionate males

After surviving harrowing twists of destiny, Marietta Danver has ultimately conquer her hardscrabble previous. quickly she is going to be the spouse of Lord Derek Hawke, the English aristocrat who fought for his legacy and is ready to reclaim his cherished ancestral property. yet in New Orleans, Marietta meets rakish, indigo-eyed Jeremy Bond, who either draws and intrigues her.

Then, at the eve of her voyage again to England, Marietta once again turns into the prisoner of a merciless and capricious future. a surprising act of violence shatters her romantic desires. A prisoner at the excessive seas, she’s now on the mercy of the seductive and ruthless pirate crimson Nick. it really is right here, on an island faraway from civilization, the place she's going to back meet Jeremy Bond—a guy who will danger his lifestyles many times for the lady he loves.

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Surrender to the Devil (Scoundrels of St. James)

By Lorraine Heath

A Devilish Duke on a Quest for excitement . . .

Frannie Darling was a baby of London's roughest streets, surrounded via petty thieves, pickpockets, and worse. yet notwithstanding she survived this harsh upbringing to turn into a lady of incomparable good looks, Frannie desires not anything to do with the boys who lust for her, the rogues who widespread the gaming corridor the place she works. she will be able to look after herself and feels completely secure on her own—safe, that's, until eventually he strides into her global, and once more it turns into a really risky position indeed.

To mattress her yet now not wed her. that is what Sterling Mabry, the 8th Duke of Greystone, wishes. yet Frannie abhors conceited aristocrats in simple terms of their personal excitement. So why then does the concept of a bootleg tryst with the devilish duke depart her trembling with wish? Her prepared physique begs for unencumber . . . and a depraved, fantastic surrender.

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