By Wilhelm Müller (auth.)
By Marianne Mancusi
If Chrissie Hayward knew that morning she'd be going again in time to rescue her loopy coworker Kat, she'd have worn larger footwear. Doubly so if she'd anticipated to satisfy her real love. in line with the mysterious gypsy, Chrissie was once the "gentle soul who could tame an outlaw's thirst for revenge" -- aka the genuine Robin Hood. So how come the man used to be one of these dud? LOST...IN SHERWOOD woodland? No, Robin of Locksley used to be no Prince captivating. And the half approximately robbing the wealthy to feed the terrible? He did not get the memo. in reality, all of the man looked as if it would do was once mope. (And he and his not-so-merry males inspiration Chrissie used to be a boy. yes, she wasn't stacked, yet still!) still, he used to be unswerving and courageous and good-looking as sin. If Chrissie coudl simply get him with the software, she might correct his wagon and get those boyz'n the wooden to be heroes of the area rather than twerps in tights. merely then may this prince of thieves develop into king of her middle.
By Maggie Robinson
As young children, Desmond Ryland, Marquess of Conover, and Laurette Vincent have been inseparable. As teens, their friendship blossomed into love. yet then destiny - and Con's have to marry for cash - despatched them down varied paths. Years later, Con is decided to have Laurette finally. there is only one challenge. She retains refusing his marriage proposals. Throwing honour to the wind, Con comes to a decision that the single manner Laurette will wed him is that if he completely seduces her...Laurette's pulse nonetheless accelerates each time she thinks of Con. lots has occurred seeing that they have been final fanatics. yet how lengthy can she withstand the eating hope that calls for to be obeyed...?
By Ann Herendeen
The meddling moms of the Regency might do whatever to wed their daughters to Andrew Carrington, the rich, good-looking, and athletic inheritor to an earldom. there's one challenge, even if. No girl in all England could swimsuit the decided bachelor, for Andrew a ways prefers the corporate of men—at his desk and in his bed room. yet with privilege comes accountability. Andrew needs to take a bride. And whereas Phyllida Lewis, the penniless, lively, and curvaceous writer of romantic novels, isn't particularly what his kinfolk had in brain, a wedding to her may permit Andrew to dwell his existence as he pleases. the coming of Matthew Thornby, the honorable and rushing son of a self-made baronet, into their comfortable association makes Andrew's happiness whole. but a sensible enemy is ready within the wings, threatening to show them all—an act that would absolutely result in scandal and destroy.
By Susan Krinard
Nuala is descended from historic witch folks, perpetually sure to aid others locate love. yet after the loss of life of her husband, she harbors no such desires for herself. Then she meets Sinjin, the Earl of Donnington, and feels anything stir inside of her for the 1st time in centuries….Handsome and scandalously tempting, Sinjin hasn't ever met a girl he could not seduce. but from the instant he sees the beautiful younger widow, he is familiar with he desires greater than only one evening of sin—and even the invention of the darkish mystery they proportion will not cease him from attempting to own her perpetually. yet first he needs to unfastened her from her immortal bondage, this means that robbing her of her magic for all time….
By Austen, Jane; Doody, Margaret Anne; Kinsley, James; Lamont, Claire
In her first released novel, Sense and Sensibility, Jane Austen offers us with the sophisticated pics of 2 contrasting yet both compelling heroines. For brilliant Elinor Dashwood and her impetuous more youthful sister Marianne the chance of marrying the lads they love seems distant. In a global governed by means of cash and self-interest, the Dashwood sisters have neither fortune nor connections. involved for others and for social proprieties, Elinor is ill-equipped to compete with self-centered fortune-hunters like Lucy Steele, whereas Marianne's dependable trust within the fact of her personal emotions makes her extra dangerously at risk of the designs of unscrupulous men.
via her heroines' parallel reports of affection, loss, and desire, Jane Austen deals a robust research of the ways that women's lives have been formed by means of the claustrophobic society within which that they had to outlive. This revised variation includes new notes, appendices, chronology, and bibliography
By Celeste Bradley
Unique booklet; 2003
Rule no 1: by no means fall in love.
Celeste Bradley captivated critics and readers alike along with her unforgettable novel Fallen, which was once nominated for the celebrated RITA Award from Romance Writers of the US for most sensible First publication. Now, she brings us the sweetheart, the 1st e-book within the wildly enjoyable, fascinating, and attractive new Liar's membership sequence either that includes impossible to resist heroes who're out to thieve their major girls hearts!
She had a mystery she'd do something to hide.
Agatha Cunnington, a headstrong attractiveness from the rustic, has come to London looking for her lacking brother James. the single clue she has is a cryptic letter signed The Griffin. Agatha comes to a decision to cover herself as a decent married lady in order that she will cross concerning the urban disregarded. yet for her charade to paintings she wishes an appropriate "husband," ideally somebody tall, stylish, and rakish-someone like Simon Montague Rain.
He had a mystery he'd do something to hide.
Simon Montague Rain, sometimes called The Magician, is a member of The Liar's membership, a renegade team of rogues and thieves within the provider of the Crown. whilst an individual starts off murdering individuals of the undercover cabal one after the other, Simon is given the undertaking to herald The Griffin, one among his comrades who's suspected of betraying his brothers. Simon is going undercover and infiltrates the house of "Mrs." Agatha Applequist who he believes is the Griffin's mistress. ahead of Simon is aware what's occurred, he reveals himself irresistibly attracted to Agatha's tender, female charms-and he's tempted past cause to wreck the 1st rule of The Liar's membership: by no means fall in love.
By Stephanie Laurens
Unique book: 2004
The seven participants of the Bastion membership have served loyally within the perilous provider of the Crown. Now they've banded jointly to help each other via their most deadly venture of all: getting married.
When Charles St. Austell returns domestic to assert his name as earl, and to settle fast on an appropriate spouse to boot, he discovers that have has made him impatient of the younger girls who vie for his attention—with the exception of woman Penelope Selborne. Years in the past, Charles and Penelope's younger ardor was once consummated in an unforgettable afternoon. Charles remains to be haunted through their interlude, yet Penny refuses to have something extra to do with him.
If controlling her middle used to be tricky prior to, resisting a higher, battle-hardened Charles is definitely nigh most unlikely, but Penelope has vowed she won't make an identical mistake two times, nor will she marry with out love. but if a traitorous intrigue attracts them jointly, then eventually threatens them both—will Penny observe she has a real protector in Charles, her first and basically love, who now vows to make her his personal?
By Susan Johnson
It was once universal gossip that there wasn't a girl alive secure from the seductive talents of Alec Munro, Earl of Dalgliesh. apart from Zelda MacKenzie, a powerful, flame-haired Scottish good looks who makes it transparent she has little interest in libertines.
How stunning, Alec suggestion. How irresistibly challenging.