The Courtesan’s Lover ~ Review

Gabrielle Kimm ~ Courtesan's Lover Back Blurb : Francesca Felizzi, former mistress of the Duke of Ferrara, is now an aspiring courtesan. Astonishingly beautiful and ambitious, she revels in the power she wields over men. But when she is visited by an inexperienced young man, it becomes horribly clear to Francesca that despite her many…

It Happened One Autumn ~ Review

Lisa Kleypas ~ It Happened One Autumn (#2 The Wallflowers) Back Blurb : It happened At The Ball. . .Where beautiful but bold Lillian Bowman Quickly learn's that her American way's weren't entirely 'the thing'. And the most disapproving of all was the insufferable and impossible Marcus, Lord Westcliff, England's most eligible aristocrat. It Happened…

The Linnet Bird ~ Review

Linda Holeman ~ The Linnet Bird Back Blurb : India, 1839: Linny Gow, a respectable young wife and mother, settles down to write her life story. To outside appearances Linny is the perfect British wife: beautiful, gracious, subservient. But appearances can be very deceptive… Born into direst poverty in Liverpool, Linny escapes the life of…

The Emperor’s Tomb ~ Review

Steve Berry ~ The Emperor's Tomb (Cotton Malone Series #6) Back Blurb : The tomb of China’s First Emperor, guarded by an underground army of terra cotta warriors, has remained sealed for 2200 years. Though it’s regarded as one of the greatest archeological sites in the world, the Chinese government won’t allow anyone to open…

Always A Temptress ~ Review

Eileen Dreyer ~ Always A Temptress ( #3 Drakes Rakes Series) Back Blurb : His Greatest Battle's Just beginning. . . Major Sir Harry Lidge has done his duty, After losing too many good men in battle she's ready to live a life free of care. But first he has one last mission; Kidnap the…

The King’s Mistress ~ Review

Gillian Bagwell ~ The King's Mistress Back Blurb : She would do anything for the man she loved. Her love hold's no bound's. . . As a nobleman's daughter, Jane Lane long's for a life outside the privileged wall's of her family home. Her quiet world is shattered when Royalist's arrive one night, pleading for…

The Poppy Factory ~ Review

Liz Trenow ~ The Poppy Factory Back Blurb : The one's you leave behind are the one's you don't forget. A captivating story of two women bound together by the tragedy of two different war's. With the end of the first world war, Rose is looking forward to welcoming home her loving husband, Alfie. traumatized…

The Lie ~ Review

Helen Dunmore ~ The Lie Back Blurb : Cornwall 1920, A Young man stand's looking out to sea. Behind him the horror of the trenches, and the most intense relationship of his life. Ahead of him the terrible unforeseen consequences of a lie. My View : Simply stunning! What more can I say about this…

Claimed By The Laird ~ Review

Nicola Cornick ~ Claimed By The laird (#3 Scottish Bride's Series') Back Blurb : Secret's And Scandal Lady Christina McMorlan - beautiful, independent and daughter of a duke, but at past thirty she's just an old maid in the eye's of fashionable society. Dutifully hosting her father's parties and caring for her siblings, by night she…