Category Archives: historical

The Hunter by Kerrigan Byrne

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult, fluttering thoughts, historical, hot romance, Kerrigan Byrne, Rissa, romance, ROMR, Victorian, Victorian Rebels series
The Hunter (Victorian Rebels #2) by Kerrigan Byrne Published February 2nd 2016 by St. Martin's Paperbacks Genre: Adult Historical Romance Source: own copy In a Flutter: Learning to love and forgive! They're rebels, scoundrels, and blackguards—dark, dashing men on the wrong side of the law. But for the proper Victorian-era ladies who love them, a hint of danger only makes their hearts beat faster... A scandalous proposal. As one of London't most elite hunters, Christopher Argent never misses his mark and always gets his man. But when Read more [...]

The Unlikely Lady by Valerie Bowman

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult, fluttering thoughts, historical, Playful Brides series, regency, romance, ROMR, Valerie Bowman
The Unlikely Lady (Playful Brides #3) By Valerie Bowman Editions: audiobook, ebook, paperback Published: May 5th 2015 by St. Martin's Paperbacks Genre: Adult Historical Romance Disclaimer: I was hired by a publisher in my country to translate the title in my first language. Source: own copy In a Flutter: Deliciously bantery Miss Jane Lowndes is a confirmed bluestocking. She's convinced that if she can wait out her parents' demand that she marry, someday she can be a confirmed spinster and hold intellectual salons, her fondest Read more [...]

The Highwayman by Kerrigan Byrne

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult, fluttering thoughts, historical, hot romance, Kerrigan Byrne, kidnapping/captive, Rissa, romance, ROMR, second chance romance, Victorian, Victorian Rebels series
The Highwayman (Victorian Rebels #1) By Kerrigan Byrne Editions: ebook, paperback Published/Expected publication: here Genre: Adult Historical Romance Source: own copy In a Flutter: Never giving up hope!! They’re rebels, scoundrels, and blackguards—dark, dashing men on the wrong side of the law. But for the women who love them, a hint of danger only makes the heart beat faster… STEALING BEAUTY Dorian Blackwell, the Blackheart of Ben More, is a ruthless villain. Scarred and hard-hearted, Dorian is one of London’s wealthiest, Read more [...]

Blossoms & Flutters: Jewel of Winter by Kirsten S. Blacketer

Categories: 3 butterflies, anthology, Blossoms & Flutters, fluttering thoughts, historical, hot romance, kidnapping/captive, Kirsten S. Blacketer, new adult, novella, Rissa, romance, ROMR, Thieves of Winter series
Jewel of Winter (Thieves of Winter #1) (Seven Rogues for Christmas Anthology) By Kirsten S. Blacketer Editions: ebook Published: April 24th 2015 by BlackShip Genre: New Adult Historical Romance Source: own copy In a Flutter: Giving love a chance! A simple country girl at the mercy of a cold-hearted thief with more secrets than scruples. As a widow, Jessamine gained the freedom she’d always desired. Her late husband left her his sole possession, an inn on the north road to Scotland. When a trio of gentlemen appear at the doorstep Read more [...]

The Perils and Pitfalls of Researching the Fantasy Novel By Donna Migliaccio

Categories: Donna Migliaccio, fantasy, Gemeta Stone series, guest post, historical, magic, sorcerers, teen romance, ya
Fiskur (Gemeta Stone #2) By Donna Migliaccio Editions: ebook, paperback Published: November 2017 by Fiery Seas Publishing Genre: Young Adult Historical Fantasy With his family's talisman in his possession, Kristan Gemeta is ready to face the Wichelord Daazna – but he has no inkling of the scope of Daazna's power, nor the depths of his hatred. With the recovery of his family's protective talisman, Kristan Gemeta has found hope, courage – and perhaps even the first stirrings of love. With the aid of Heather Demitt, her band of Read more [...]

Deadly Cure by Lawrence Goldstone

Categories: 1800's, 1900's, 4 butterflies, adult, amateur detective, fluttering thoughts, historical, Lawrence Goldstone, mystery, netgalley, RBR, some romance
Deadly Cure By Lawrence Goldstone Editions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperback Expected publication: November 7th 2017 by Pegasus Books Genre: Adult Historical Mystery Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Entertaining In 1899, in Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Noah Whitestone is called urgently to his wealthy neighbor’s house to treat a five-year-old boy with a shocking set of symptoms. When the child dies suddenly later that night, Noah is accused by the boy’s regular physician—the powerful and politically connected Dr. Arnold Read more [...]