Category Archives: 1800’s

A Study In Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas

Categories: 1800's, 4 butterflies, fluttering thoughts, historical, Lady Sherlock series, mystery, netgalley, new adult, RBR, Sherry Thomas, some romance, ya
A Study in Scarlet Women (Lady Sherlock #1) By Sherry Thomas Editions: audiobook, ebook, paperback Published: October 18th 2016 by Berkley Genre: New Adult Historical Mystery Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Really fun! With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has never felt comfortable with the demureness expected of the fairer sex in upper class society. But even she never thought that she would become a social pariah, an outcast fending for herself on the mean streets of London. When the city is struck by a trio of unexpected Read more [...]

The Transference Engine by Julia Verne St. John

Categories: 1800's, 3 butterflies, adult, historical, Julia Verne St. John, magic, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, some romance, steampunk, Victorian
The Transference Engine By Julia Verne St. John Editions: ebook, paperback,} Published: July 5th 2016 by DAW Genre: Adult Historical (Victorian) Steampunk Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Interesting Madame Magdala has settled comfortably into her new life in London, as the proprietress of the Book View Café, a coffee shop and extensive library. Her silent partner is Ada Lovelace, who will one day become the world’s first computer programmer—but who now is simply the young woman for whom Madame Magdala was a nursery maid. Ten Read more [...]

The Courtesan Duchess by Joanna Shupe

Categories: 1800's, 4 butterflies, adult, historical, hot romance, Joanna Shupe, regency, romance, ROMR, Wicked Deceptions series
The Courtesan Duchess (Wicked Deceptions #1) By Joanna Shupe Editions: audiobook, ebook, paperback Published: March 31st 2015 by Zebra Genre: Adult Historical Romance Disclaimer: I was hired by a publisher in my country to translate the title into my first language. Source: own copy In a Flutter: Surprisingly fun! How to seduce an estranged husband—and banish debt!—in four wickedly improper, shockingly pleasurable steps... 1. Learn the most intimate secrets of London’s leading courtesan. 2. Pretend to be a courtesan Read more [...]

A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn

Categories: 1800's, 5 butterflies, adult, bomy award of excellence, Deanna Raybourn, historical, mystery, netgalley, RBR, some romance, Veronica Speedwell Mystery series, Victorian
A Curious Beginning (Veronica Speedwell Mystery #1) By Deanna Raybourn Editions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: September 1st 2015 by NAL/Penguin Genre: Adult Historical Mystery Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Entirely delectable! London, 1887. As the city prepares to celebrate Queen Victoria’s golden jubilee, Veronica Speedwell is marking a milestone of her own. After burying her spinster aunt, the orphaned Veronica is free to resume her world travels in pursuit of scientific inquiry—and the occasional Read more [...]

Then Comes Seduction by Mary Balogh

Categories: 1800's, 3 butterflies, adult, historical, hot romance, Huxtable Quintet series, Mary Balogh, regency, romance, ROMR
Then Comes Seduction (Huxtable Quintet #2) By Mary Balogh Editions: audiobook, ebook, paperback Published: March 24th 2009 by Dell Genre: Adult Historical Romance Disclaimer: I was hired by a publisher in my country to translate the title into my first language. Source: own copy In a Flutter: Amusing, but not too exciting In a night of drunken revelry, Jasper Finley, Baron Montford, gambles his reputation as London’s most notorious lover on one woman. His challenge? To seduce the exquisite, virtuous Katherine Huxtable within Read more [...]

The Diamond Conspiracy by Pip Ballantine, Tee Morris

Categories: 1800's, 4 butterflies, action, adult, fluttering thoughts, historical, Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences series, netgalley, Pip Ballantine, RBR, romance, steampunk, suspense, Tee Morris, time travel, Victorian
The Diamond Conspiracy (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #4) By Pip Ballantine, Tee Morris Editions: ebook, paperback Expected publication: March 31st 2015 by Ace Genre: Adult Historical Steampunk Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Delightful For years, the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences has enjoyed the favor of Her Majesty the Queen. But even the oldest loyalties can turn in a moment… Having narrowly escaped the electrifying machinations of Thomas Edison, Books and Braun are looking forward to a relaxing and possibly romantic Read more [...]
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