By Stephanie Laurens, Mary Balogh, Jacquie D'Alessandro, Candice Hern
"We requested our readers what tale they might so much wish to see from 4 bestselling authors. They replied . . . A good-looking hero returns from warfare, battle-scarred and world-weary. yet family members accountability calls and he needs to discover a bride. a tender girl dealing with yet one more season with out a suitor by no means expects to discover herself the item of his affections. It occurred One Season 4 striking abilities Stephanie Laurens Mary Balogh Jacquie D'Alessandro and Candice Hern have come jointly to create probably the most unforgettable occasions of the yr. the consequences are spectacular--each tale is as exact as a lover's first kiss.
By Johanna Lindsey
"Beautiful and defiant, Kristen Haardrad meets the new, longing gaze of Royce, Thane of Wyndhurst, with icy fury - vowing by no means to be enslaved by way of the robust Saxon lord who holds her captive.
She is his enemy and his prize - a wild and lusty hellion to be tamed through her rushing conqueror's kiss. yet notwithstanding maddened with wish for the golden-haired Viking temptress, noble Royce, in judgment of right and wrong, can't strength his beautiful prisoner to put up. for less than Kristen's prepared give up can quench the blistering fires that sear his tormented soul - and heal a center fed on through ardour with a relaxing balm of rapturous, unconditional love.
By Stephanie Laurens
"*The males of the Bastion membership proved their bravery secretly combating for his or her kingdom. Now their chief faces that almost all risky venture of all: discovering a bride.*
As the mysterious chief of the Bastion membership often called ""Dalziel,"" Royce Varisey, tenth Duke of Wolverstone, served his kingdom for many years, dealing with risks untold. yet because the holder of 1 of England's such a lot august noble titles, he needs to now tackle that gravest accountability of all: marriage.
Yet the younger women the grandes dames might have him reflect on are predictably uninteresting. way more tempting is his castle's willful and determindedly aloof chatelaine, Minerva Chesterton. underneath her serene facade lies a girl of smoldering sensuality, person who will fill his days with convenience and his nights with sheer excitement. decided to say her, he embarks on a seduction to turn out his mastery over each inch of her body...and each piece of her heart.
By Anna Casanovas
Una preciosa historia de amor entre Nueva York e Irlanda a principios del siglo XX.
En l. a. dura y febril Nueva York de principios del siglo XX, Bradshaw Verlen ha logrado convertirse en un importante ingeniero e inversor. Los que le han visto crecer en el barrio pobre del que proviene, lo temen y envidian, y los angeles clase social en l. a. que ha irrumpido reniega de él.
Pero a Bradshaw todo eso lo tiene sin cuidado, porque sus inventos para mejorar l. a. productividad y seguridad de las fábricas lo están haciendo rico. Le basta con eso… hasta que un día tropieza con una joven irlandesa por l. a. calle y empieza a desear algo más.
Sin embargo, l. a. vida de Kate, al igual que los planos de Bradshaw, tiene líneas y trazos enrevesados, y ella sencillamente no puede enamorarse de un desconocido.
Anna Casanovas es l. a. autora de Doce años y un instante, entre otras novelas, y una de las escritoras españolas más populares del género.
By Margaret McPhee
"Captain Pierre Dammartin is a guy of honor, yet his captive, Josephine Mallington, is the daughter of his sworn enemy…and his temptation. She is the only lady he should still hate, but her purity brings wish to his battle-weary middle.
Josephine senses that the hard-faced Captain either despises and wishes her. because the Peninsular conflict rages on, Josephine is familiar with she may still worry him— yet she's made up our minds their forbidden chemistry aren't ignored….
By Lynsay Sands
"***New York instances* bestselling writer Lynsay Sands returns to the Highlands of Scotland in her most well-liked new historic romance yet!**
Highlander Campbell Sinclair isn't any stranger to conflict, so whilst he sees a lad attacked through bandits, he jumps into the fray. He didn't anticipate being stabbed. thankful to the boy for nursing him again to well-being, Cam bargains to accompany Jo effectively to his vacation spot. but if he unintentionally comes around the lad bathing within the river, Cam discovers that Jo is admittedly Joan...with the main sinful of curves.
Joan promised her mom that she could convey a scroll to the extended family MacKay. yet touring by myself is harmful, even disguised as a boy. while a Scottish warrior lends his reduction, she is greater than relieved...until he surprises her with lingering kisses and caresses that end up her cover hasn't fooled him. As their ardour ignites, will the secrets and techniques of the scroll strength a wedding...and result in a love she's by no means known?
By Tessa Dare
"New writer Tessa Dare takes ardour to the excessive seas during this steamy story of a runaway bride and a devilishly disarming privateer.Desperate to flee a loveless marriage and society’s constraints, pampered heiress Sophia Hathaway jilts her groom, packs up her paints and sketchbook, and assumes a brand new identification, posing as a governess to safe passage at the Aphrodite. She wishes a lifetime of her personal: unsheltered, unconventional, uninhibited. yet it’s something to caricature her such a lot wanton fantasies, and particularly one other to stand the dangerously good-looking libertine who may scouse borrow either her advantage and her gold.To any well-bred girl, Benedict “Gray” Grayson is difficulty in snug-fitting boots. A conscienceless scoundrel who sails the seas for excitement and revenue, grey lives for conquest–until Sophia’s belief and artistry stir his center. unexpectedly he’ll courageous sharks, hearth, hurricane, and sea simply to hold her at his part. She’s appealing, subtle, and ripe for seduction. may possibly this counterfeit governess be a rogue’s redemption? Or will the runaway heiress’s secrets and techniques spoil their simply likelihood at love?
By Julia Quinn
"Setting: Regency England
Elizabeth Hotchkiss must marry a filthy rich guy, and quickly. The oldest baby of 4 well-bred orphans, she's controlled to maintain the wolf from their door for years, yet she's working out of concepts. the single marriage prospect in sight is her landlord, Squire Nevins, yet his lecherous gaze makes Elizabeth's dermis move slowly. So whilst she discovers the ebook *How to Marry A Marquis* in her employer's library, she abruptly stuffs it into her reticule and takes it domestic. inspired through her insistent sister, Elizabeth reluctantly consents to profit the book's ideas good adequate to seize a monied husband. yet first, she needs to discover a guy to perform her wiles on. input James Sidwell, the Marquis of Riverdale. Posing because the new property supervisor in line with his cherished Aunt Danbury's directions, he simply occurs to reach on the Danbury property at the very day that Elizabeth discovers the publication. Is it too coincidental that James's Aunt Danbury wishes his assistance in catching a blackmailer on the certain second that Elizabeth wishes a guinea pig? possibly, yet neither Elizabeth nor James have cause to suspect that they're being lovingly maneuvered.
James starts off to go looking for a blackmailer, and Elizabeth is excessive on his checklist of suspects. whereas purposely spending time along with her to discover her guilt or innocence, besides the fact that, he's irresistibly attracted to her attractiveness and kindness in addition to her practicality and sharp tongue. And whilst he learns that she's working towards to attract a husband, he can't withstand supplying to instruct her in courtship. sooner than lengthy, the 2 notice their transforming into emotions for every different. however the process real love by no means did run easily, and the fans come across a number of stumbling blocks alongside the way in which. Will the evil Squire Nevins simply surrender his designs on Elizabeth and her sisters? What concerning the nefarious blackmailer? and the way will Elizabeth react if she discovers that James isn't really who he pretends to be?
By Bruce Coville
At the Oregon path, a theater troupe strives to arrive California.
After months within the cramped confines of a Conestoga wagon, Fortune Plunkett is dreaming of the existence she left at the back of in Charleston. It used to be her father's dream to steer his band of actors to California, yet he died at the path. Fortune's simply inheritance is a trunk of outdated costumes, a handful of performs, and a passionate force to arrive the Pacific Ocean, it doesn't matter what hardships she may undergo alongside the way.
At the time of her father's dying, the actors have been heading towards an engagement within the little city of Busted Heights—a position that held a fascination for Fortune's father that he by no means defined. There Fortune meets the greenhorn Jamie Halleck, a naive younger guy who convinces her to permit him sign up for the crowd. With Jamie onboard, they hit the path back, able to succeed in California and locate their future.
By Christina Dodd
A Groom Who Can't have in mind. Bride Who wishes Desperately To Forget.
Enid MacLean is eventually residing a calm lifestyles while she receivesword that an explosion has injured the husband she was hoping she'd neverhave to work out back. Reluctantly, she consents to do her responsibility but,except for his specified eco-friendly eyes, the fellow she nursesback to wellbeing and fitness isn't the guy she remembers.
And he recalls not anything. From the depths of his amnesia, he reaches out for the lady he believes is his spouse, tempting her with ardent phrases and a reckless ardour she reveals herself not able to withstand. And whereas Enid unearths herself wasting her middle to this achingly well-known stranger, she can't aid yet ask yourself how her husband has develop into the sort of harmful, seductive guy . . . and what secrets and techniques he consists of locked away in his misplaced memories.
Last time marriage price her her happiness. This time love may perhaps fee her extra.