Monica Spence

Merely a Marriage

By Jo Beverley - Published 2017

Genres:

Romance

1817: Lady Ariana Boxstall fears for her brother Norris’s legacy and her own future. If he dies unmarried and without heirs, she will ...Read Review

The Lady Travelers Guide to Scoundrels and Other Gentlemen

By Victoria Alexander - Published 2017

Genres:

Romance

1889. Frantic about the disappearance of her elderly cousin in Paris, bluestocking and committed non-traveler India Prendergast attends a lecture of the Lady Travelers ...Read Review

What Happens Under the Mistletoe

By Candace Camp - By Karen Hawkins - By Meredith Duran - By Sabrina Jeffries - Published 2015

Genres:

Romance

Each year I look forward to reading some of the many holiday-set romance books put out by publishers. An offer to review What ...Read Review

Destiny’s Captive

By Beverly Jenkins - Published 2014

Genres:

Romance

As a young man Noah Yates, the handsome son of a privileged family, endured capture, slavery, and forced piracy. He loves the sea; ...Read Review

A Matter of Grave Concern

By Brenda Novak - Published 2014

Genres:

Romance

In 1830, Abigail Hale efficiently oversees her father’s medical school by day; by night she efficiently procures cadavers for the school. Abigail’s ...Read Review

Forbidden Fashions: Invisible Luxuries in Early Venetian Convents

By Isabella Campagnol - Published 2014

Genres:

Nonfiction

As a costume historian, I jumped at the chance to review this book, especially since the nuns I knew while attending Catholic school ...Read Review

Moonlight on My Mind (Second Sons)

By Jennifer McQuiston - Published 2014Published 2014-03-27

Genres:

Romance

1841. Last year, impetuous red-haired London beauty, Julianne Baxter, had accused Patrick Channing of murdering his older brother, the next Earl of Haversham. However, ...Read Review

Hearts Afire

By Sara Luck - Published 2014Published 2014-06-01

Genres:

Romance

In 1893 New York, actress Sabrina Chadwick commits a cardinal sin by walking off the stage in the middle of a performance. Distraught over ...Read Review

The Red Lily Crown: A Novel of Medici Florence

By Elizabeth Loupas - Published 2014

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April 1574. Daughter of an anti-Medici bookseller and secret alchemist, Chiara Nerini is driven by her family’s hunger and poverty to sell her ...Read Review

The Lady Most Willing: A Novel in Three Parts

By Connie Brockway - By Eloisa James - By Julia Quinn - Published 2012

Genres:

Romance

What do you get when three Great Ladies of Romance unite their talents in one book? Pure enjoyment! A follow-up to the authors’ ...Read Review