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Review: How To Romance A Rake by Manda Collins

How To Romance A Rake by Manda Collins
Series: Ugly Duckling (# 2)
Release Date: July 31, 2012
Publisher:  St. Martin’s Paperbacks
Pages: 366
Source:  NetGalley

You can lead a wallflower to the ball, but you can’t make her bloom–unless one daring young bachelor turns up the heat…

What’s a nice girl like Miss Juliet Shelby doing at a place like Lord Deveril’s ballroom? With her shy demeanor, she’s a total stranger to the dance floor and a source of mockery for the ton.

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Review: A Delightful Arrangement by Cecelia Gray

A Delightful Arrangement by Cecelia Gray
Series: The Gentlemen Next Door (# 1)
Release Date: September 3, 2011
Publisher:  The Alpha Division, LLC
Pages: 56
Source:  ebook provided by the author

Phillip has a duty to marry Francesca. He has always protected his former neighbor and childhood companion, and now that she is of marriageable age, he will give her what she needs most – a real home where she is welcome and wanted.

Unfortunately for him….she is done with being dutiful.

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Review: Wagered Kiss by Hetty St. James

Wagered Kiss by Hetty St. James
Release Date: December 15, 2011
Publisher:  Ellora’s Cave
Pages / File Size: 69 pages/163kb
Source:  ebook provided by the publisher

Simon, the Earl of Westbridge, attends a party, never expecting to meet his destiny. A wager in a semidark room produces the kiss that almost drives him crazy. The room is too dark for Simon to see the woman he kisses. Fredericka, sister of the party host, wasn’t wearing her spectacles so neither could she recognize the young man in question.

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Review: An Inheritance For The Birds by Linda Banche

An Inheritance For The Birds by Linda Banche
Release Date: February 1, 2012
Publisher:  The Wild Rose Press; English Tea Rose edition
Pages / File Size: 74 pgs/175kb
Source:  ebook provided by the publisher

 

 

Make the ducks happy and win an estate!

Mr. Christopher “Kit” Winnington can’t believe the letter from his late great-aunt’s solicitor. In order to inherit her estate, he must win a contest against her companion, Miss Angela Stratton. Whoever makes his great-aunt’s pet ducks happy wins.

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Review: A Dangerous Expectation by Cecilia Gray

A Dangerous ExpectationA Dangerous Expectation by Cecilia Gray
Series: Gentlemen Next Door (# 3)
Release Date: March 28, 2012
Publisher:  Amazon Digital Service
Pages / File Size: 57/203kb
Source:  author

 

 

 In the cloistered English countryside, an improbable couple will defy expectation.

Miss Cassandra Drummond, shipping heiress and consummate shut-in, flees London and the hectic to-do of her sister’s upcoming nuptials. She wants a quiet summer away from everyone, especially marriage-seeking fortune hunters.

She doesn’t expect Mr.

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Review: Murder In Devon by Maggi Andersen

MURDER IN DEVONMurder In Devon by Maggi Andersen
Release Date:  February 25, 2012
Publisher:  Black Opal Books
Pages:  316 pages
Source: book tour

She wants the truth, but it may cost her more than she thinks…

An ex-patriot-American living in England, magazine reporter Casey Rowan wakes to find one best friend murdered and another seriously injured. Casey is determined to find the killer, despite running afoul of the detective in charge of the case—a blue-eyed Scot named Rod Carlisle, who considers her a prime suspect.

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Review: The Best Mistake by Linda Kage

The Best Mistake by Linda Kage
Series: Millionaire’s Club
Release Date:  March 13, 2012
Publisher: The Wild Rose Press; Champagne Rose edition
File Size: 255kb
Source: ebook provided by the publisher

Her biggest mistake might be the best thing ever to happen to him.

Deri “The Mistake” Crandall wants nothing more than the love and acceptance from a family. After her mother dies, she finally discovers who her father is—except he and his family aren’t exactly everything she’s dreamed of.

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Review: How To Dance With A Duke by Manda Collins

Manda Collins
How To Dance With A Duke by Manda Collins
Release Date: January 31, 2012
Publisher: St. Martin’s Press
Page Count: 352
Source: NetGalley

What’s a wallflower to do when she’s suddenly in need of a husband? Use all the pluck and moxie she can muster to get what she wants…

SHE’S IN NEED OF A PARTNER

Miss Cecily Hurston would much rather explore the antiquities of Egypt than the uncharted territory of marriage.

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Review: Happily Ever Afton by Kelly Curry

Happily Ever Afton
Happily Ever Afton by Kelly Curry
Release Date: November 2011
Publisher: self published
Page Count: 170
Source: author and Amazon

A sexy romantic comedy that explores what happens when two strangers make a deal of faux-mance…

Movie critic, Afton Lanford, had put off picking out her wedding gown until the last possible moment, but once she’s all buttoned into her ruffled satin gown she spots her fiance’s tongue – deep in the mouth of the dishonorable maid-of-honor’s!

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Review: Mistress In The Making by Lynne Silver

Mistress in the Making
Mistress In The Making by Lynne Silver
Release Date: September 28, 2011
Publisher: Ellora’s Cave Publishing
Page Count: 91 pages
Source: ebook provided by the publisher

When genteel poverty strikes Lady Charlotte’s family, the innocent virgin puts herself on the auction block at Madame Bella’s school for mistresses in a desperate bid to provide a Season for her younger sisters. For her plan to succeed, she must show auction winner, Lucas Morgan, what a valuable prize he’s won.