Books by Laurie Bishop

C+
Lord Ryburn's Apprentice

Georgiana Marland has spent the past six years in a London girl's school, the last two as a teacher. She has had no word from her mother in years and was left at the school to support herself. Her life changes forever when she receives a letter from Lady Escott, a distant relation, who proposes to ...

C
When Horses Fly

When Horses Fly, with its interesting premise and admirable heroine, didn't live up to its promise. It started well, but lost steam as the story progressed. Cora, an impecunious young woman, offers her household and nursing skills to elderly relatives in exchange for room and board. After her ...

B
Deceiving Miss Dearborn

I suppose I ought to get all critical and point out that Deceiving Miss Dearborn is chock full of coincidences that defy all the laws of probability and logic. I suppose I ought to pout because there is a big separation in the latter part of the book. And I guess I should be displeased because sever ...

D
The Best Laid Plans

The title of this book sounds an awful lot like that of one of my favorite Regencies, Emma Jensen's The Best Laid Schemes, but the similarities end right there. The Best Laid Plans features characters ranging from uninteresting to actively irritating, and the writing is sub-par, to say the least. ...