Rendezvous by Amanda Quick

Rendezvous by Amanda Quick

Rendezvous by Amanda Quick is the love story between the impulsive and fashion loving Augusta Ballinger and the dull, classics loving Earl of Graystone. It is a lovely story, very interesting because it is unusual. It involves a murder or two, spies during the Napoleonic…

Seduction by Amanda Quick

Seduction by Amanda Quick

Seduction by Amanda Quick is another lovely regency book I read by this author. Like all her books, in this one there are a few interesting twists, and the most impressive one is the duel. It’s not what one can expect from a duel, besides…

Ravished by Amanda Quick

Ravished by Amanda Quick

Ravished by Amanda Quick is a retelling of the classic tale, Beauty and the Beast. I just love this book, I think I’ve read it twenty times and I would gladly read it again. Miss Harriet Pomeroy needs him, Gideon Westbrook, Viscount St. Justin, because…

Affair by Amanda Quick

Affair by Amanda Quick

In Affair by Amanda Quick we find out the story of Charlotte Arkendale and Baxter St. Ives. He is a bastard, recognized by his father, who spends his time in high society circles, but still a bastard. What I loved most about this book was…

Scandal by Amanda Quick

Scandal by Amanda Quick

Scandal by Amanda Quick is another book I read as a teenager. It seems I still love her style and I will read a few more books by her these days. Scandal is the story of Emily Faringdon and Simon Augustus Traherne, the mysterious Earl…

Dangerous by Amanda Quick

Dangerous by Amanda Quick

I read Dangerous by Amanda Quick and other books by her as a teenager. Now that I’m on holiday I’ve decided to take a break a few days and read some light books, before going back to serious subjects. So, there will be some regency…

A Very Special Christmas by Mary Balogh

A Very Special Christmas by Mary Balogh

I wanted to borrow this book last year for Christmas, but I couldn’t as it was borrowed by someone else. So, this year I made sure I got A Very Special Christmas by Mary Balogh in time. In time was over a month before Christmas…

Someone to honour by Mary Balogh

Someone to honour by Mary Balogh

I was so excited to get this book from the library just before our holiday. Someone to Honour by Mary Balogh is the 6th book in the Westcott series, the story of Abigail, the illegitimate daughter of Humphrey Westcott and Gilbert Bennington, a lieutenant colonel…

When a Duchess Says I Do by Grace Burrowes

When a Duchess Says I Do by Grace Burrowes

I’m looking for a new regency author. So, I borrowed When a Duchess Says I Do by Grace Burrowes to see if I’m going to like her style. I don’t and I’m not going to read another book by her. The book is described: “An…

The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh by Stephanie Laurens

The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh by Stephanie Laurens

The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh by Stephanie Laurens is the first book in the Cavanaughs series. The next two will be published this year. It is the first book I read written by Laurens and it was a nice book, although a bit boring…

Someone to Trust by Mary Balogh

Someone to Trust by Mary Balogh

Someone to Trust by Mary Balogh is the 5th book in the Westcott series. I was looking forward to reading this book, as I loved both characters from the other books in the series. This is the story of Elizabeth, Lady Overfield, a widow and…

The Bridgertons: Happily Ever After by Julia Quinn

The Bridgertons: Happily Ever After by Julia Quinn

The Bridgertons: Happily Ever After by Julia Quinn is the final book of the Bridgerton series. It is a collection of “second epilogues”-stories that take place after the original books end. Also in this collection is a Bridgerton novella written especially for this book, about…

On the Way to the Wedding by Julia Quinn

On the Way to the Wedding by Julia Quinn

On the Way to the Wedding by Julia Quinn is the 8th book in the Bridgerton series. I was surprised to read this book. It was awful. First of all, the characters lack any substance. I do give out some spoilers, because it wouldn’t be…

It’s in His Kiss by Julia Quinn

It’s in His Kiss by Julia Quinn

It’s in His Kiss by Julia Quinn is the 7th book in the Bridgerton series. The story of Hyacinth, the youngest Bridgerton daughter, and Gareth St. Clair. Everybody knows that his father is trying to ruin his inheritance, and the only family he has is…

When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn

When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn

When He Was Wicked by Julia Quinn must be my favourite book of the Bridgerton series. It is the story of Francesca, a young widow, and Michael, the cousin of her first husband. Their story is beautiful, they grow and change, they are struggling with…

To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn

To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn

To Sir Phillip, With Love by Julia Quinn is the 5th book in Bridgerton series. It is the story of Eloise and, obviously, Phillip. I liked this book a lot, their story is interesting and a bit unusual. It started after his wife’s death, when…