Category: Historical Romance

Review: Last Duke Standing by ..

Posted February 17, 2022 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Last Duke Standing by Julia London

Last Duke Standing Author: Julia London Reviewer: Jen Rating: B/B- What I’m Talking About: Okay, I’m just going to say this upfront – there was no duke, so I’m not certain why this book is called Last Duke Standing. I mean, main character William is heir to a dukedom, but he’s not a duke and to […]

Review: A Perfect Equation by ..

Posted February 7, 2022 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Perfect Equation by Elizabeth Everett

A Perfect Equation Author: Elizabeth Everett Reviewer: Ang Rating: B What I’m Talking About: I love a well-written smart book, with a great storyline and strong characters; Ms. Everett does a great job with these things. It was true in A Lady’s Formula for Love and it remained true for A Perfect Equation. Letty and Grey […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Proper Scoundrels by Allie Therin

Audiobook review: Proper Scoundrels by Allie Therin Wesley is a mundane human who accidentally gets mixed up in the more dangerous aspects of magic. Sebastian feels he has many amends to make after he was forced to do the bidding of some power-hungry paranormals. Together, they pair up to stop a powerful paranormal from gaining a foothold in […]

Review: A Yuletide Kiss by Mad..

Posted November 24, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Yuletide Kiss by Madeline Hunter, Sabrina Jeffries, Mary Jo Putney

A Yuletide Kiss Authors: Madeline Hunter, Sabrina Jeffries, Mary Jo Putney Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: A Yuletide Kiss is an entertaining Christmas-centric historical romance with a fun twist. Each of the three standalone romances are part of the same story. I love the concept. The anthology focuses on a few sets […]

Review: Courting the Stationma..

Posted November 4, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Courting the Stationmaster’s Daughter by Juli D. Revezzo

Courting the Stationmaster’s Daughter Author: Juli D. Revezzo Reviewer: Ang Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Courting the Stationmaster’s Daughter is a sweet historical romance. The novel deals with the typical issues of different classes coming together through Honorine’s mom, but they are pretty easily overcome when she sees just how much Shane adores Honorine. Overall, Courting The […]

Review: A Reckless Match by Ka..

Posted October 4, 2021 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: A Reckless Match by Kate Bateman

A Reckless Match Author: Kate Bateman Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: If you are familiar with the Hatfields & McCoy feud or any other legend involving two families at war over who-knows-why-anymore-that’s-just-the-way-it’s-always-been, you will enjoy A Reckless Match. It is a charming retelling with plenty of chemistry, lots of humor, and enough twists […]

Review: The Scoundrel’s ..

Posted August 18, 2021 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Scoundrel’s Daughter by Anne Gracie

The Scoundrel’s Daughter Author: Anne Gracie Reviewer: Ang Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Based on the title of this story, The Scoundrel’s Daughter is a tale about Lucy and the blackmail arrangement her father makes with Alice, and that would be correct. However, the title could also easily be changed to Lady Charlton’s Rebirth […]

Review: Bombshell by Sarah Mac..

Posted August 18, 2021 by Jennifer in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Bombshell by Sarah MacLean

Bombshell Author: Sarah MacLean Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I started my fandom with Sarah MacLean’s The Bareknuckle Bastards series. There is a world connection with her new Hell’s Belles series, and apparently there is a connection to one of her other series, Scandal & Scoundrel series. The heroine and hero of Bombshell […]

Review: Miss Lattimore’s..

Posted August 11, 2021 by Nima in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Miss Lattimore’s Letter by Suzanne Allain

Miss Lattimore’s Letter Author: Suzanne Allain Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I haven’t read a historical romance in a while and it was nice to escape the current century by going back to Great Britain’s Regency Era in Miss Lattimore’s Letter.  Sophronia Lattimore is an interesting choice for a main character because she […]

Review: A Duke in Time by Jann..

Posted July 7, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: A Duke in Time by Janna MacGregor

A Duke in Time Author: Janna MacGregor Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Katherine’s husband Meri died after they’ve been married less than a year. However, she last saw her husband on their wedding day, only six hours after the wedding. When she goes for the reading of Meri’s will, Katherine discovers that […]

Review: The Devil and the Heir..

Posted June 30, 2021 by Ang in Historical Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Devil and the Heiress by Harper St. George

The Devil and the Heiress Author: Harper St. George Reviewer: Ang Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Devil and the Heiress is a sweet, chemistry-filled, witty, fast-moving story of self discovery and redemption. The characters are strong, passionate, beautifully nuanced, flawed individuals with the desire to be loved, even if they don’t realize it at […]

Review: An Extraordinary Lord ..

Posted June 24, 2021 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: An Extraordinary Lord by Anna Harrington

An Extraordinary Lord Author: Anna Harrington Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: After his service in the army, Merritt was made a baron by the prince regent. He spends his days as a barrister and his nights hunting criminals on the streets of London. He’s also been tasked by the Home Office to find out […]

Review: The Wisteria Society o..

Review: The Wisteria Society of Lady Scoundrels by India Holton

The Wisteria Society of Lady Scoundrels Author: India Holton Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Cecilia Bassingwaite is a respectable member of the Wisteria Society, excited that she’s attracted her first assassination attempt. She’s long desired a promotion within the group of lady scoundrels, and she’s certain this will be the catalyst. Ned […]