Category: historical romance

Review: Somewhere to Dream by ..

Posted November 20, 2013 by Vampbard in historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Somewhere to Dream by Genevieve Graham

Somewhere to Dream Author: Genevieve Graham  Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Every time a Genevieve Graham title comes through, I’m on it. I really like the MacDonnells series, and I’m glad I picked up the first title, Under the Same Sky as well as the second title, Sound of the Heart. I’m […]

Review: The Luckiest Lady in L..

Posted November 7, 2013 by Ang in 4 stars, historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: The Luckiest Lady in London by Sherry Thomas

The Luckiest Lady In London Author: Sherry Thomas Reviewer: Ang Rating: A-, 4 Stars What I’m Talking About: One of the things I love about a Sherry Thomas book is that the author always gives us characters with well-developed back-stories complete with realistic issues, quirks, and intellectual interests. Her heroes are deeply flawed and her heroines […]

Review: The Counterfeit Mistre..

Posted October 24, 2013 by Ang in historical romance, Rating DNF, reviews
Review: The Counterfeit Mistress by Madeline Hunter

The Counterfeit Mistress Author: Madeline Hunter Reviewer: Ang Rating: DNF What I’m Talking About: Let me start by saying this book has great potential, and I was super excited to get. Spies, Refugees, French versus English, Love, Seduction, a handsome viscount as our hero and a war-torn French refugee determined to do anything to protect […]

Review: A Lady’s Secret ..

Posted October 2, 2013 by Ang in 3 stars, historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: A Lady’s Secret Weapon by Tracey Devlyn

A Lady’s Secret Weapon Author: Tracey Devlyn Reviewer: Ang Rating: B, 3 Stars What I’m Talking About: A Lady’s Secret Weapon is the third title in the Nexus series, and I wish I had realized that going into the book. That knowledge would have saved me chapters of frustration because I could have either found […]

Review: Forged in Dreams and M..

Posted September 23, 2013 by Vampbard in 5 stars, blog tour, historical romance, paranormal, Rating A
Review: Forged in Dreams and Magick by Kat Bastion

Forged in Dreams and Magick Author: Kat Bastion  Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A+, 5 stars What I’m Talking About: It’s been a long time since I’ve read a book that completely captivated my attention like Forged in Dreams and Magick.  As the first title of Ms. Kat Bastion’s self-published Highland Legends series, readers are certainly in […]

Review: Darke London by Coleen..

Posted September 19, 2013 by Vampbard in 4 stars, historical romance, paranormal, Rating A, reviews
Review: Darke London by Coleen Kwan

Darke London Author: Coleen Kwan Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A-, 4 stars What I’m Talking About: Darke London was a great little historical distraction.  With a different flavor than my normal reading fare, I thoroughly enjoyed this novella. There really wasn’t anything specific that caused me to rate this title four stars; it just didn’t grab me […]

Review: Shivering Sands by Vic..

Posted September 5, 2013 by Una in historical romance, Rating DNF, reviews
Review: Shivering Sands by Victoria Holt

Shivering Sands Author: Victoria Holt Reviewer: Una Rating: DNF What I’m Talking About: I was surprised to find that this novel, Shivering Sands is not a new book but a republished one.  That being said, this is not the type of historical novel I read.  I enjoy historical mysteries and suspense along with historical romances.  […]

Review: The Wife He Always Wan..

Posted September 3, 2013 by Ang in 3 stars, historical romance, Rating B, reviews
Review: The Wife He Always Wanted by Cheryl Ann Smith

The Wife He Always Wanted Author: Cheryl Ann Smith Reviewer: Ang Rating: B-, 3 Stars What I’m Talking About: I want to like Cheryl Ann Smith’s novels. She steps out of the box and mixes Victorian period romances with decent mysteries. My struggle is that in every book I’ve read of hers one side of […]

Review: Tempting a Devil by Sa..

Posted July 15, 2013 by Jen in 4 stars, historical romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Tempting a Devil by Samantha Kane

Tempting a Devil Author: Samantha Kane Release Date: July 8, 2013 Publisher: Loveswept The Saint’s Devils #2 ISBN: #9780345537928 Genre: Historical Romance Format(s): e-book Book Source: Publisher/ NetGalley About the book:       As wealthy and beautiful as she is desperate, Harriet Mercer can have any man she wants—which makes picking the worst of […]