Historical Romance Books

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2022 Jun 01

Hie does anyone have any of these books

The Shadows series (Book-4) by Sadie Bosque

Games Earls Play Series by Anna Bradley

The Lady Loves Danger (Maidens of Mayhem Book 2) by Anabelle Bryant

A Caribbean Heiress in Paris (Las Leonas Book 1) by Adriana Herrera

Miss Hilversham and the Pesky Duke (Wishing Well Seminary Book 1) by Sofi Laporte

This might be a tough one. Does anyone have the moonshiners bride by Cora Hayes?

Does anyone have The Marquess meets his match by Laura Martin

The Abandoned At The Alter Season By Laura Lee Guhrke

Lady Beatrix Danbury has always known she would marry William Mallory. Shed loved him forever, and shed never doubted he loved her, too. But when she made him choose between their life together and his lifelong dream, Will chose the latter, and left two weeks before their wedding.

Will has no illusions that Beatrix will welcome him back with open arms, but six years has not diminished his love or his desire for her. The only problem is that shes about to marry someone else. Someone safe and predictable the complete opposite of Will. But can he stop the wedding of the season and win Beatrix back, or is it just too late?

From their very first meeting, Julia knew that Aidan Carr, the oh-so-proper Duke of Trathen, had a bit of the devil in him, a devil who secretly yearned for what he could not have, a devil who harbored a desire for her. So when she needed to be caught in a compromising situation, Aidan was the answer to her prayers.

Aidan is supposed to be looking for a bride, yet his scandalous liaison with Julia is all he can think about. Hot, erotic memories of kissing her skin, falling into her bed, pulling her naked body on top of his own continue to torment and tempt him. What is it about this brazen seductress that he finds so hard to resist? And how can he stop himself from falling into her bed a second time?

The last thing Miss Annabel Wheaton desires is true love. She learned the hard way that love makes a woman foolish and only leads to heartache. Thats why she agreed to marry an earl who needs her money. Hes got a pedigree and a country estate, and he wont ever break her heart. Theres only one problem

Christian Du Quesne, Duke of Scarborough, thinks this stubborn heiress is about to make the biggest mistake of her life, and hes determined to stop her. Tempting beautiful women is Christians forte, after all. When her family offers him a nice sum of money to stop the wedding, hes happy to accept. Falling in love with Annabel wasnt supposed to be part of the bargain

Lily Morgan may be Shivaree, Georgias most talked-about lady. Everyone in town knows about the bitter breakup of her marriage five years before, when Daniel Walker, her husbands tough, uncompromising lawyer, tore her reputation to shreds and left her with nothing but a wish to get even. But now something about Daniel makes her blood boil and her pulse quicken . . . not with righteous fury, but with passion.

Daniel has returned to Shivaree to once again match wits with Lily Morgan. The thought of a rematch with Lily delights him, for he has never forgotten her hot temper--or her lovely looks. But when a shocking murder shakes the town, Daniel joins Lily to find a killer, and their unexpected partnership sparks something between them they never expected--desire. Now Daniel, the strong-willed lawyer for whom winning is everything, realizes he must win the one reward he cant live without: Lilys forgiveness--and her love.

Hearts Temptation Series By Scarlett Scott Book 1-4

Seven years ago, the Marquis of Thornton broke Cleos heart, and she hasnt forgotten or forgiven him. But when she finds him standing before her at a country house party, as devastatingly handsome as ever, old temptations prove difficult to resist. One stolen kiss is all it takes.

Thornton buried his past and his feelings for Cleo long ago. Hes worked diligently to become a respected politician with a reputation above reproach. The only trouble in his otherwise perfect life is that he cant resist the maddening beauty he never stopped wanting, no matter how devastating the cost.

Cleo is hopelessly trapped in a loveless marriage, and Thornton is on the cusp of making an advantageous match to further his political ambitions. The more time they spend in each others arms, the more they court scandal and ruin. Theirs is a love that was never meant to be. Or is it?

Lady Bella de Veres matchmaking mother has vowed to win her a duke and nothing less. But Bella secretly yearns for her brothers enigmatic American friend, Mr. Jesse Whitney, even if hes determined to treat her as nothing more than a younger sister.

A Confederate veteran adrift since the Civil Wars end, Jesses been through the fires of hell and back. He knows he should stay far away from his best friends beautiful sister, but she sees past his faade to the wounded soldier within, and hes sorely tempted to take what should never be his.

Their kisses are scorching, their passion undeniable. But Jesses bitter past refuses to relinquish its hold on him in more ways than one. Is he strong enough to fight the most important battle of all and win Bellas love forever?

Heath, the Duke of Devonshire, has been living a passionless life of penance after losing the woman he loved. Determined to do his duty, hes in search of an innocent bride with a sterling reputation. A bride whos nothing at all like Tia, Lady Stokey.

The Duke of Devonshire may be handsome, but hes as boring as a bowl of porridge. Or so Tia thinks until he carries her to her chamber and undoes half her buttons while kissing her senseless.

The moment he scoops the delectable Tia into his arms, Heath wants her in his bed, and hell stop at nothing to have her there.When they unleash the scandal of the century, they must face consequences that are deeper and far more dangerous to their hearts than either of them imagined.Will they find love, or was the reckless need between them doomed from the start?

Lady Helen Harrington is a spinster by choice. She hasnt any desire to entangle herself in romantic nonsense. Instead, she prefers to spend her time championing the causes nearest to her heart through writing articles for the London Beacon. When a ruthless American tycoon suddenly buys the struggling paper with plans to turn it into a business journal, Lady Helen isnt about to stand idly by or put down her pen. Even if the ruthless tycoon in question happens to be the most maddeningly handsome man shes ever met in her life.

Levi Storm built his empire the hard way, spending years working his way out of the slums where he grew up. He wont allow a spoiled aristocrat like Lady Helen to interfere with his plans to further his brand with the newspaper hes just acquired. It doesnt matter how lovely she is or how persuasive her arguments or how perfectly she fits in his arms.

When scandal looms and Helen discovers a shocking secret about Levi, she does what she must to protect herself. But Levi isnt the sort of man who admits defeat, and hes not ready to give up on the plucky Lady Helen, especially when he discovers that she has secrets of her own

Where can i find book 2,3 & 4 i have the rest except these,

The Wicked Quills Of London Series By Eva Leigh

Eleanor Hawke loves a good scandal. And readers of her successful gossip rag live for the exploits of her favorite subject: Daniel Balfour, the notorious Earl of Ashford. So when the earl himself marches into her office and invites her to experience his illicit pursuits firsthand, Eleanor is stunned.

Gambling hells, phaeton races, masquerades . . . What more could a scandal writer want than a secret look into the life of this devilishly handsome rake?

Daniel has secrets, and if The Hawks Eye gets wind of them, a mans life could be at stake. And what better way to distract a gossip than by feeding her the scandal she desperately craves? But Daniel never expected the sharp mind and biting wit of the beautiful writer, and their desire for each other threatens even his best-laid plans.

But when Eleanor learns the truth of his deception, Daniel will do anything to prove a romance between a commoner and an earl could really last forever.

Together they may create a scandal worthy of the stage, but can their love last after the final curtain falls?

Successful playwright Maggie Delamere has no interest in the flirtations of noblemen like Cameron, Viscount Marwood. She once paid dearly for a moment of weaknessand vows to rebuff the wildly persistentand irritatingly handsomescoundrel at every turn. But when pressure to deliver a new play hampers her creativity, an invitation to use his country estate as a writers retreat is too tempting to resist....

For years, Cam has admired Maggies brilliant work and he cant pass up the opportunity to discover if the beautiful, mysterious playwright is as passionate and clever as the words that flow from her quill. Hes never offered a lady his bed without being in it, but if it means loosening Maggies penand her inhibitionshell do exactly that.

But soon Cams plans for seduction become a fight for Maggies heart. Hes more than the scandalous, carefree rake society believes him to beand shes the only woman who has ever noticed.

In society circles shes known as the Watching Wallflowershy, quiet, and certainly never scandalous. Yet beneath Lady Sarah Framptons demure faade hides the mind of The Lady of Dubious Quality, author of the most titillating erotic fiction the ton has ever seen. Sarah knows discovery would lead to her ruin, but marriageto a vicar, no lesscould help protect her from slander. An especially tempting option when the clergyman in question is the handsome, intriguing Jeremy Cleland.

Tasked with unmasking Londons most scandalous author by his powerful family, Jeremy has no idea that his beautiful, innocent bride is the very woman he seeks to destroy. His mission must remain a secret, even from the new wife who stirs his deepest longings. Yet when the truth comes to light, Sarah and Jeremys newfound love will be tested. Will Sarahs secret identity tear them apart or will the temptations of his wallflower wife prove too wicked to resist?

Lord of Pirates By Scarlett Scott COMING SOON

When a dangerous-looking stranger raps on Lizzie Winsteads door in the middle of a stormy night, the peace of her humdrum life is shattered. Shes shocked to discover her visitor is Captain Edmond Grey, one of the most feared pirates of the realm. But hes also her lost love.

Edmond is a wanted man throughout the Colonies, but despite his formidable reputation, he desperately needs help to nurse his wounded brother back to health. Only Lizzie can be trusted not to turn Edmond over to authorities for the price on his head.

Lizzie cant quell the feelings Edmond stirs in her heart or the fire he ignites in her blood. Before long, both succumb to the reckless desire renewed between them. She follows him aboard his pirate ship and sets sail into a world rife with passion and peril.

Together they brave fierce battles and frightening storms, determined to discover whether the love they once shared is strong enough to reunite them forever and conquer the demons of Edmonds past.

The Girl-Bachelor Chronicles By Laura Lee Guhrke

Supremely sensible Emmaline Dove wishes to share her etiquette expertise with Londons readers, and as secretary to Viscount Marlowe, Emma knows shes in the perfect position to make her dreams come true.

Marlowe might be a rake with a preference for cancan dancers and an aversion to matrimony, but he is also the citys leading publisher, and Emma is convinced hes her best chance to see her work in printuntil she discovers the lying scoundrel has been rejecting her manuscripts without ever reading a single page

As a publisher, Harry finds reading etiquette books akin to slow, painful torture. Besides, he cant believe his proper secretary has the passion to write anything worth reading. Then she has the nerve to call him a liar, and even resigns without notice, leaving his business in uproar and his honor in question. Harry decides its time to teach Miss Dove a few things that arent proper. But when he kisses her, he discovers that his former secretary has more passion and fire than he ever imagined, for one luscious taste of her lips only leaves him hungry for more

Once upon a time, there was a seamstress named Prudence who lived in a lodging house, worked very hard, and dreamed of a better life. Then she inherited a fortune, met a handsome duke, and fell in love. Her life was wonderful, and it seemed as if she was destined to live happily ever after.

Then she found out money cant buy happiness, handsome dukes can also be wicked, lying scoundrels, and a broken heart hurts like hell. Will Prudence ever find true love and happiness? Will the wicked duke mend his ways? Will she take him back or kick him to the curb?

Maria Martingale was going to elope. But Phillip Hawthorne, Marquess of Kayne, put a stop to those plans when he learned his younger brother intended to marry a cooks daughter. Now twelve years later, Maria discovers that the man who holds her fate in his hands is none other than the haughty gentleman who sent her packing and hes as handsome and arrogant as ever.

Always the proper gentleman, Phillip will do anything to protect his family from scandal, and when Maria dares to move in right next door, he knows scandal will surely follow. She is as tempting as he remembered and the more he sees her, the harder it is for Phillip to hide his own secret desire for her

Daisy Merrick has to earn her living, but she keeps getting the sack. When her rash tongue costs her yet another job, the feisty, outspoken girl-bachelor is undaunted, and she comes up with a plan that could give her a future beyond her wildest dreams. Theres only one problem. Her success depends on a man, the most infuriating, impossible, immovable man shes ever met.

Sebastian Grant, Earl of Avermore, is Englands most famous author, but when writers block steals his creativity, Sebastian becomes more well-known for his notorious reputation than his work. When Daisy arrives on his doorstep, hired by his publisher to help him write his next book, Sebastian has no intention of cooperating. The provoking, fire-haired beauty stirs his senses beyond belief, and when collaboration forces them together at his country home, Sebastian knows he has only one way out. Seduction.

The Guilty Series By Laura Lee Guhrke

For prim and shy Daphne Wade, the sweetest guilty pleasure of all is secretly watching her employer, Anthony Courtland, the Duke of Tremore, as he works the excavation site on his English estate.

Anthony has hired Daphne to restore the priceless treasures he has been digging up, but its hard for a woman to keep her mind on her work when her devastatingly handsome employer keeps taking his shirt off. He doesnt know shes alive, but who could blame her for falling in love with him anyway?

Anthony thinks that his capable employee knows all there is to know about antiquities, but when his sister decides to turn the plain young woman in gold-rimmed glasses into an enticing beauty, he declares the task to be impossible. Daphne is devastated when she overhears and determined to prove him wrong. Now a vibrant and delectable Daphne has emerged from her shell, and the tables are turned. Will Anthony see that the woman of his dreams has been right there all along?

Everyone knows about Dylan Moorehis brilliant talent and his pleasure-seeking waysbut no one knows the torment that lies beneath his reckless veneer. Only one woman gets a glimpse of the forces that drive Dylans soul, a woman who haunts his dreams and evokes his passions as no other woman ever has before.

Disgraced and destitute, Grace Cheval wants nothing to do with the seductive man who desires her. When Dylan offers her a position as governess to his new-found daughter, she knows his true intentions are dishonorable. Yet she finds this charismatic man hard to resist, and she returns his passionate kisses with a fire that matches his own. Can Dylan dare hope that this proud, spirited beauty will melt the ice around his heart?

It was love at first sight for Lady Viola the night she met the dashing viscount John Hammond. Swept into a whirlwind courtship, it wasnt until after their vows had been spoken that Viola learned the shattering truth: her beloved John had never loved her, had married her for her fortuneand worse still, saw nothing wrong with that. Heartbroken, she vowed never again to let the deceiving scoundrel into her bed.

John never intended to hurt the headstrong beauty who has become a stranger to him. Now, after years of sham marriage, he is in need of an heir, and John is faced with a luscious, intriguing challengeseducing his own wife. He must persuade Viola back into their marriage bed, but this time, he may be the one to lose his heart.

The illegitimate daughter of a prince and a notorious courtesan, Lucia has been confined to schools and convents for most of her life, but that hasnt stopped her from causing one scandal after another. Exasperated, her royal father decides his hellion of a daughter must be married immediately. And Sir Ian Moore, Britains most proper diplomat, is the perfect man to choose her a groom.

Diplomacy, not matchmaking, is Ians forte, and he vows to find a husband for Lucia as soon as possible so that he may return to important duties. Yet despite an abundance of eager, worthwhile candidates, none is a match for Lucias spirit and fire. The more time Ian spends with the Italian beauty, the more reluctant he becomes to find her a groom. Could it be that Lucias perfect husband is the man assigned to find her one?

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In One Dance with a Dukethe first novel in Tessa Dares delightful new trilogysecrets and scandals tempt the irresistible rogues of the Stud Club to gamble everything for love.

A handsome and reclusive horse breeder, Spencer Dumarque, the fourth Duke of Morland, is a member of the exclusive Stud Club, an organization so select it has only ten membersyet membership is attainable to anyone with luck. And Spencer has plenty of it, along with an obsession with a prize horse, a dark secret, and, now, a reputation as the dashing Duke of Midnight. Each evening he selects one lady for a breathtaking midnight waltz. But none of the women catch his interest, and nobody ever bests the dukeuntil Lady Amelia dOrsay tries her luck.

In a moment of desperation, the unconventional beauty claims the dukes dance and unwittingly steals his heart. When Amelia demands that Spencer forgive her scapegrace brothers debts, she never imagines that her game of wits and words will lead to breathless passion and a steamy proposal. Still, Spencer is a man of mystery, perhaps connected to the shocking murder of the Stud Clubs founder. Will Amelia lose her heart in this reckless wager or win everlasting love?

Luck is a double-edged sword for brooding war hero Rhys St. Maur. His death wish went unanswered on the battlefield, while fate allowed the murder of his friend in the elite gentlemens society known as the Stud Club. Out of options, Rhys returns to his ancestral home on the moors of Devonshire, expecting anything but a chance at redemption in the arms of a beautiful innkeeper, who dares him to take on the demons of his pastand the sweet temptation of a womans love.

Meredith Maddox believes in hard work, not fate, and romance isnt part of her plan. But when Rhys returns, battle-scarred, world-weary, and more dangerously attractive than ever, the lovely widow is torn between determination and desire. As a deep mystery and dangerous smugglers threaten much more than their passionate reckoning, Meredith discovers that she must trust everything to a wager her heart placed long ago.

The bastard son of a nobleman, Julian Bellamy is now polished to perfection, enthralling the ton with wit and charm while clandestinely plotting to ruin the lords, ravish the ladies, and have the last laugh on a society that once spurned him. But after meeting Leo Chatwick, a decent man and founder of an elite gentlemens club, and Lily, Leos enchanting sister, Julian reconsiders his wild ways. And when Leos tragic murder demands that Julian hunt for justice, he vows to see the woman he secretly loves married to a man of her own class.

Lily, however, has a very different husband in mind. Shes loved Julian forever, adores the man beneath the rakish faade, and wants to savor the delicious attraction they shareas his wife. His insistence on marrying her off only reinforces her intent to prove that he is the only man for her. Obsessed with catching a killer, Julian sinks back to the gutters of his youth, forcing Lily to reach out with a sweet, reckless passion Julian cant resist. Can her desire for a scoundrel save them bothor will dangerous secrets threaten more than their tender love?

Girl Meets Duke Series By Tessa Dare

Since his return from war, the Duke of Ashburys to-do list has been short and anything but sweet: brooding, glowering, menacing London neer-do-wells by night. Now theres a new item on the list. He needs an heirwhich means he needs a wife. When Emma Gladstone, a vicars daughter turned seamstress, appears in his library wearing a wedding gown, he decides on the spot that shell do.

Last, and most importantly Once shes pregnant with his heir, they need never share a bed again.

Last, and most importantly Once shes seen the man beneath the scars, he cant stop her from falling in love

After her livelihood slips through her fingers, Alexandra Mountbatten takes on an impossible post: transforming a pair of wild orphans into proper young ladies. However, the girls dont need discipline. They need a loving home. Try telling that to their guardian, Chase Reynaud: dukes heir in the streets and devil in the sheets. The ladies of London have triedand failedto make him settle down. Somehow, Alexandra must reach his heart without risking her own.

Like any self-respecting libertine, Chase lives by one rule: no attachments. When a stubborn little governess tries to reform him, he decides to give her an educationin pleasure. That should prove he cant be tamed. But Alexandra is more than he bargained for: clever, perceptive, passionate. She refuses to see him as a lost cause. Soon the walls around Chases heart are crumbling and hes in danger of falling, hard.

Elle, I love Duchess deal one of my Favorite

Now, the 3th book is my favorite, so funny

The London Underground By Eva Leigh

Years ago, the Duke of Greyland gave his heartand a princely sum of moneyto a charming, destitute widow with unparalleled beauty. After one passionate night, she slipped from his bed and vanished without a trace. And just when hes given up hope of ever seeing her again, Greyland finds her managing a gaming hell. Hes desperate to have her until he discovers everything about his long-lost lover was a lie.

In truth, Cassandra Blake grew up on the streets, picking pockets to survive. Greyland was a markto be fleeced and forgottenbut her feelings for the duke became all too real. Once he learns of her deception, however, the heat in his eyes turns to ice. When her business partner absconds with the gaming hell proceedsleaving unsavory investors out for bloodCassandra must beg the man she betrayed for help.

Greyland wants compensation, too, and hell assist her under one condition: she doesnt leave his sight until her debts are paid. But its not long before the real Cassandrathe smart, streetwise criminalis stealing his heart all over again.

For a shameless libertine and a wily smuggler in the London Underground, marriage is more than convenienceits strategy Christopher Kit Ellingsworth, war veteran and newly minted Earl of Blakemere, buries his demons under every sort of pleasure and vice. His scandalous ways have all but emptied his coffers . . . until a wealthy mentor leaves him a sizeable fortune. The only stipulation? He must marry within one month to inherit the money. Kit needs a bride and the bold, mysterious Miss Tamsyn Pearce seems perfect.

Husband hunting isnt Tamsyns top priorityshes in London to sell her new shipment of illicit goodsbut shes desperate for funds to keep her smuggling operation afloat. When a handsome earl offers to wed her and send her back to Cornwall with a hefty allowance, Tamsyn agrees. After all, her secrets could land her in prison and an attentive, love-struck spouse could destroy everything. But when an unexpected proviso in the will grants Tamsyn control of the inheritance, their arrangement becomes anything but convenient.

Now, Kits counting on his countess to make his wildest dreams a reality and he plans to convince her, one pleasurable seduction at a time.

For a dashing duke and the proprietress of a secret, sensual club in the London Underground, passion could lead to love if they dare

Thomas Powell, the new Duke of Northfield, knows he should be proper and principled, like his father. No more dueling, or carousing, or frequenting masked parties where Londoners indulge their wildest desires. But hes not ready to give up his freedom just yet. The club is an escape, a place where he can forget about society and the weight of his title and see her, the woman hes wanted forever.

Luciaknown as Aminamanages the Orchid Club, a secret society where fantasies become reality. But for Lucia, its strictly business, profitable enough to finance her dream: a home for the lost girls of the streets. Surrounded by lovers, she only observes, unwilling risk her future for any man. No member has ever intrigued heruntil him, the masked stranger whose heated looks sear her skin. After months of suppressed longing, they dare to give in to temptation

But the late dukes legacy comes with a shocking secret, and the scandal threatens to destroy everything Tom loves his family, the Orchid Club, and even Lucia.