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Release Day and Giveaway! RIBBONS OF SCARLET by Laura Kamoie * Kate Quinn * Stephanie Dray * Sophie Perinot * Heather Webb * E. Knight

Title: Ribbons of Scarlet Authors: Laura Kamoie * Kate Quinn * Stephanie Dray * Sophie Perinot * Heather Webb * E. Knight Genre: Historical Fiction Ribbons of Scarlet is a timely story of the power of women to start a revolution—and change the world. In late eighteenth-century France, women do not have a place in politics. But as the tide of revolution rises, women from gilded salons to the streets of Paris decide otherwise—upending a world order that has long oppressed them. Blue-blooded Sophie de Grouchy believes in democracy, education, and equal rights for women, and marries the only man…

New Release Review! THE WIDOW OF PALE HARBOR by Hester Fox

Title: The Widow of Pale Harbor Author: Hester FoxGenre: Domestic suspense, historical, gothicImprint: Graydon HouseISBN: 9781525834264Pages: 352On-sale date: September 17, 2019Format & pricing: Trade paperback (16.99 U.S.) From the author of the buzzed-about THE WITCH OF WILLOW HALL comes an atmospheric follow-up novel set in historic New England, about a minister who takes a position in a small Maine town plagued by strange occurances that resemble the stories of Edgar Allan Poe, and the woman–rumored to be a witch and a murderer–presumed to be behind them. Maine, 1846. Gideon Stone is desperate to escape the ghosts that haunt him in…

New Release Review and Giveaway! THE ROGUE TO RUIN by Vivienne Lorret (Misadventures in Matchmaking #3)

The Rogue to Ruin by Vivienne LorretSeries Misadventures in Matchmaking SeriesGenre Adult Historical RomancePublisher Avon BooksPublication Date July 30, 2019 The Bourne Matrimonial Agency has one rule: Never fall in love with a client, which shouldn’t be a problem when one’s faking an engagement to the rogue across the street . Ainsley Bourne needs the family business to succeed. But one obstacle stands in her way—Reed Sterling, the huge, handsome, former prize fighter and owner of the gaming hell across the street. His scandalous customers scare off all her marriage-minded patrons and since the devilish brute has no intention of…

New Release Review and Giveaway! WHEN A LADY KISSES A SCOT by Tara Kingston (Her Majesty’s Most Secret Service #4)

Rose Fleming has been presumed dead for the last decade. It required leaving everything—and everyone—she loved behind, including MacAllister Campbell. But faking her death allowed her to stay safe until the threat posed by a mysterious villain had passed. Believing it’s finally safe again, she returns…and runs smack into the only man she ever loved. But Rose was wrong and the stalker she escaped years ago still has her in his sights. Ten years ago, Mac mourned the death of the woman he loved. It’s taken years to heal his heart only to discover that not only is Rose still…

New Release and Giveaway! LADY DERRING TAKES A LOVER by Julie Anne Long (The Palace of Rogues #1)

Lady Derring Takes a Lover by Julie Anne LongISBN 9780062867469Avon Books; $7.99 A mistress. A mountain of debt. A mysterious wreck of a building. Delilah Swanpoole, Countess of Derring, learns the hard way that her husband, “Dear Dull Derring,” is a lot more interesting—and perfidious—dead than alive. It’s a devil of an inheritance, but in the grand ruins of the one building Derring left her, are the seeds of her liberation. And she vows never again to place herself at the mercy of a man. But battle-hardened Captain Tristan Hardy is nothing if not merciless. When the charismatic naval hero tracks a…

New Release and Giveaway! A ROSE IN THE HIGHLANDS by Heather McCollum (Highland Rose School series)

A Rose in the Highlands by Heather McCollum Series: Highland Rose School Series Genre: Adult Historical Romance Publisher: Entangled Amara Publication Date: September 24, 2018 1684, Scottish Highlands Englishwoman Evelyn Worthington is resolved to build a school for ladies in her brother’s newly purchased Scottish castle. But when she arrives, not only does she find the castle scorched by fire, but a brawny Highlander bars her entry. Clan chief Grey Campbell would rather die than see his family home, Finlarig Castle, fall into English hands, so Grey must win the battle of wills with the beautiful Sassenach who flashes a bill of sale before…

New Release Review and Giveaway! SUMMER OF SCANDAL by Syrie James (Dare to Defy #2)

Summer of Scandal by Syrie James Series: Dare to Defy *Each novel is a standalone story. Genre: Adult Historical Romance Publisher: Avon Impulse Publication Date: September 11, 2018   Madeleine Atherton is no typical American heiress, sent to England to marry an English lord. A brilliant college graduate who secretly dreams of becoming a published author, she wants to marry for love. After receiving a proposal from a future duke, Madeleine flees the London Season for Cornwall to seek her sister’s advice, never expecting her decision to be complicated by a charming, handsome earl she’s certain she dislikes—even though his every touch sets her…

Release Day and Giveaway! BLOOD OATH by Amanda McCrina (Blood Oath #2)

Welcome to the Release Day Celebration for Blood Oath by Amanda McCrina presented by Month9Books! Be sure to enter the giveaway found at the end of the post!   CONGRATULATIONS, AMANDA!   Blood Oath (Blood Oath #2) by Amanda McCrina Release Date: June 19, 2018 Publisher: Month9Books The aftermath of what happened in the capital has shaken Torien to the core. Battling self-doubt and bitterness, he must find his resolve as he is sent back to Tasso to quell a violent uprising on the Road. But Torien will need more than resolve to navigate the deadly path before him. His…

Cover Reveal! BLOOD OATH by Amanda McCrina (Blood Oath #2)

Hello Readers! Welcome to the Cover Reveal for Blood Oath by Amanda McCrina presented by Month9Books! Celebrate this reveal by entering the giveaway found at the end of the post! Blood Oath (Blood Oath #2) by Amanda McCrina Release Date: June 19, 2018 Publisher: Month9Books   The aftermath of what happened in the capital has shaken Torien to the core. Battling self-doubt and bitterness, he must find his resolve as he is sent back to Tasso to quell a violent uprising on the Road. But Torien will need more than resolve to navigate the deadly path before him. His troops…

Release Day and Giveaway! STANLEY & HAZEL by Jo Schaffer

Welcome to the Release Day Celebration for Stanley & Hazel by Jo Schaffer presented by Month9Books! Be sure to enter the giveaway found at the end of the post!   CONGRATULATIONS, JO! Stanley and Hazel by Jo Schaffer Release Date: May 15, 2018 Publisher: Month9Books A great depression has gripped the city of St. Louis in 1934. Stanley, an orphaned newsy, lives in a poor part of town hit especially hard by the economic downturn. One night, Stanley runs into Hazel, a restless debutante in waiting who has begun to question her posh lifestyle in the midst of the suffering…

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