Category «Historical Romance»

Early Review: Highlander Most Wanted (The Montgomerys and Armstrongs #2) by Maya Banks

Highlander Most Wanted (The Montgomerys and Armstrongs #2) by Maya Banks *advanced review copy provided by publisher and edelweis* Regina’s Rating: 4.5 stars/Grade A Release Date: March 19, 2013 Blurb: The second book in New York Times bestselling author Maya Banks’s Montgomery and Armstrong series following Never Seduce a Scot: a sexy and exciting new …

An Oldie But a Goodie: A Company of Swans by Eva Ibbotson

company of swans

Today we start a new bi-monthly feature where we share with you some ‘oldies’ that we think deserve your attention because they are GREAT. What’s our definition of an oldie, you might ask? Any book published before the 21st Century (1999 or earlier) that is also available in ebook or at least has recent re-prints …

New Release Review: Gilded by Karina Cooper

Gilded by Karina Cooper Book #2 in the St. Croix Chronicles Publication Date: 26 Dec 2012 ARC Provided by Edelweiss and Avon Synopsis from Goodreads: The second book in Karina Cooper’s stunning steampunk series featuring fearless heroine Cherry St. Croix, in which she is faced with two men after her heart—and one killer out for her …

Best of 2012: Fantasy and Romance (Paranormal, Contemporary, Historical)

Badass Book Reviews Best of 2012

Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson –Regina:  I have never read a book like Alif the Unseen before.  The fantasy and the cultural elements were so new to me and really done.  If you haven’t read it, you should give it a try. All Spell Breaks Loose by Lisa Shearin –Christal: All Spell Breaks …

Wondering about Historical Romance? Some Novellas to Test the Water.

If you’ve never read Historical Romance and have been meaning to give the genre a try, you’re in luck. Today we bring you reviews of two recently published novellas that are the prequels of new series. Both are excellent choices if you don’t want to invest in a complete novel. Enjoy! Your Wicked Heart by …

Review: Never Seduce a Scot by Maya Banks

Never Seduce a Scot by Maya Banks Book #1 – The Montgomerys and Armstrongs Genres: Historical Romance, Highlanders Audiobook narrated by Kirsten Potter Never Seduce a Scot features a remarkable woman whose rare gift teaches a gruff Scottish warrior how to listen with his heart. Eveline Armstrong is fiercely loved and protected by her powerful …

New Release Review: Riveted by Meljean Brook

New Release Review: Riveted by Meljean Brook Book 3 in The Iron Seas Series Book provided by Edelweiss and Penguin Books [box color=grey]Synopsis from Goodreads: The New York Times bestselling author of The Iron Duke and Heart of Steel returns to the Iron Seas with a riveting new adventure of steampunk and passionate romance . …

ARC Review: Moonglow by Kristen Callihan

ARC Review: Moonglow by Kristin Callihan Book 2 in Darkest London Series Book provided by NetGalley and Grand Central Publishing Release Date: July 31, 2012 [box color=green]Synopsis from Goodreads: Once the seeds of desire are sown . . . Finally free of her suffocating marriage, widow Daisy Ellis Craigmore is ready to embrace the pleasures …

ARC Review – Ember by Kristen Callihan

Ember by Kristen Callihan Received from Netgalley Release date: February 1, 2012 [box color=gray]Synopsis from Goodreads: Prequel to Firelight. After a fire consumes the Ellis family fortune, the beautiful and resourceful Miranda finds herself faced with an impossible dilemma: enter a life of petty crime or watch her family succumb to poverty. But once her fiancé …

ARC Review: Firelight by Kristen Callihan

ARC Review:  Firelight by Kristen Callihan Book received from Netgalley Publication date: February 1, 2012 [box color=red]Synopsis from Goodreads:  London, 1881 Once the flames are ignited . . . Miranda Ellis is a woman tormented. Plagued since birth by a strange and powerful gift, she has spent her entire life struggling to control her exceptional …