Genre: Historical Romance (Regency) *A Anthology*
Source: Received for an honest review from the publisher via Net Gallery
d Boys, Sexy Scoundrels, and Regency Rogues
Heat up your history with these eight amazing novels from USA Today bestselling authors and brand new voices in this box set! From Regency ballrooms to Victorian bedrooms, there’s something here for every lover of steamy, sexy historical romance. Scottish highlanders, devilish dukes, noble spies, and witty aristocrats use humor, wits, and intrigue to get whatever — and whoever — they desire. But these daring heroes meet their match when they encounter bewitching beauties who want more than just a taste of scandal…
Megan Bryce — To Wed the Widow
George Sinclair would rather poke his eye out than appease his brother the earl, who thinks George ought to marry a dull, scandal-less wife. However, the oft-widowed Lady Haywood is a scandalous distraction that no gentleman can ignore.
Elizabeth Cole — A Heartless Design
“Heartless” Cordelia Bering refuses every marriage offer she receives. A marriage could reveal her secret double life. Then she meets Sebastien Thorne, a spy in the service of the Crown. He is determined to learn all her secrets, all her desires…and ensnare her heart.
Madelynne Ellis — Three Times the Scandal
Engaged to a man she despises, Fortuna Allenthorpe abandons duty and flees into the night with a notorious rakehell. Giles Dovecote isn’t looking for a wife, but Fortuna makes him want things he considers off limits. How long can he hold fast to his principles, if they mean surrendering the woman he loves?
Dawn Halliday — The Sweetest Revenge
When the Earl of Leothaid took Isabelle Frasier’s innocence, the resulting scandal drove her to England in humiliating exile. Seven years later, she joins with two other women to seek vengeance. But as Isabelle surrenders to her reawakening feelings for the wicked earl, she faces an impossible choice…
Vicki Hopkins — Dark Persuasion
A cruel accident left Charlotte Gray blind at the age of eight. However, her aristocratic neighbors have taken a peculiar interest in her welfare and hold a debutante ball in her honor, where two brothers become rivals for her affections. Inexperienced and vulnerable to a fault, Charlotte begins to traverse the unfamiliar world of courtship, discovering that love is truly blind…
Suzanna Medeiros — Loving the Marquess
To save her family, the desperate Louisa Evans must turn to the head of the family that ruined hers. The Marquess of Overlea marries her for reasons of his own. After the wedding, he reveals he inherited the same illness that killed his father. To save the marquisate, he intends to have another man father his heir. But his plan becomes complicated by an almost desperate need to claim Louisa for himself.
Kate Pearce — Educating Elizabeth
When Miss Elizabeth Waterstone encounters the enigmatic Duke of Diable Delamere, she is determined to exploit his rakish expertise. The duke agrees to teach her everything she needs to know, but soon finds himself needing more than her innocent skills in his bed. Together, they must work together to save the Prince Regent, even as they fall into a dangerous love.
Sandra Schwab — Bewitched
After a magical mishap, Miss Amelia Bourne is stripped of her powers and sent to London in order to be introduced into polite society–and to handsome, rakish Sebastian “Fox” Stapleton. But she and Fox are now pawns in a mysterious, deadly game. Will Amelia be strong enough to battle the evil that lurks in the dark, and will she be able to claim her heart’s true desire?
Simply fantastic!! WOW! Eight mesmerizing tales of suspense, romance and passion. What’s not to enjoy! All are fast paced, passion filled tales that will keep the reader engaged long into the night. Bad boys, sexy ladies, scoundrels,scandal and sensuous scenes makes for some awesome reading. Each author brings her own unique writing style, engaging characters and entertaining storyline.
Simply awe-opening. 20000+ pages of heart-throbbing scandal and sexy bad boys makes a page turning read. Highly recommended for fans of Historical Romance, Regency Romance, scandal, scoundrels, bad boys, feisty ladies, and interesting storyline. A must read. The reader will not be disappointed with this collection. Something for everyone. A definite must read.
*Received for an honest review from the publisher via Net Gallery*
Heat rating: Mild-Hot
Reviewed by: AprilR, courtesy of My Book Addiction and More