Category: historical romance

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 […]

Review: How to Tame Your Duke ..

Posted June 10, 2013 by Ang in 2.5 stars, historical romance, Rating C, reviews
Review: How to Tame Your Duke by Juliana Gray

How to Tame Your Duke Author: here Juliana Gray Release Date: June 4, 2013 Publisher: Berkley A Princess In Hiding #1 ISBN: #978-0425265666 Genre: Historical Romance Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), ebook Book Source: Publisher About the book:       Three intrepid princesses find themselves targets in a deadly plot against the crown—until their uncle […]

Review: Wuthering Nights by IJ..

Posted May 11, 2013 by Vampbard in 3 stars, historical romance, Rating B
Review: Wuthering Nights by IJ Miller

Wuthering Nights:  An Erotic Retelling of Wuthering Heights Author: Emily Bronte & I.J. Miller   Release Date: April 23, 2013 Publisher: Grand Central Publishing ISBN: 978-1455573028 Genre: Historical Romance Format(s): paperback (368 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: Romantics everywhere have been enthralled by Emily Bronte’s classic novel of the tragic love between beautiful, […]

Review: This Magic Moment by P..

Posted April 25, 2013 by Jen in 4.5 stars, historical romance, Rating A
Review: This Magic Moment by Patricia Rice

This Magic Moment Author: Patricia Rice  Release Date: April 2, 2013 (reprint) Publisher: Sourcebook Casablanca Magic Book #4 ISBN: #978-1402251962 Genre: Historical Romance, paranormal elements Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher/ NetGalley About the book: Duke Harry of Sommersville indulged in a carefree, comfortable life— until a sudden inheritance leaves him plagued with […]