Historical Romance

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The Windflower

Merry Patricia Wilding was sitting on a cobblestone wall, sketching three rutabagas and daydreaming about the unicorn." So begins one of the most beloved historical romances and my personal favorite. When it was first released in 1984, The Windflower was a revelation to me - a many-l ...

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Just Once

Just Once tells the tale of Jemma O'Hurley, who switches identities on a rainy New Orleans night rather than enter into an arranged marriage with a man she's never met. Wanting desperately to experience something of life, she begins her adventure by running down outdoorsman Hunter Boone, and convinc ...

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True Heart

When I went to my favorite bookstore today, I got into a conversation with my bookseller about True Heart. Like me, she was a tremendous fan of The Highland Rogue, the first in this series written by Arnette Lamb. Like me, she was disappointed in this book. We disagreed, however on how disappointed. ...

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Lady of the Upper Kingdom

Lady of the Upper Kingdom, unusual in its setting of ancient Egypt, is quite a nice afternoon's diversion from the modern day world. Merline Lovelace, a retired Air Force colonel, has combined her intimate knowledge of the warrior mind with extensive research and devised an unusual love story which ...

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Day Dreamer

Don't let the title of this book fool you - Day Dreamer is not a dreamy sort of read. Instead, it is a two-hanky read and one of the best books you are likely to read this year. Set in New Orleans and the Caribbean in 1816, this compelling tale is a marriage of convenience romanc ...

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The Pearl Stallion

Although I cried four times while reading The Pearl Stallion, this book isn't your typical tearjerker. It's a very special love story about a darkly brooding hero and a beautiful, intelligent heroine that will touch even the most cynical heart. The story begins in 19th century Ca ...