Books by Lavinia Kent

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Angel in Scarlet

Angel in Scarlet is the fourth book in Lavinia Kent's Bound and Determined series. With a series title like that, it shouldn't come as a surprise that the book is heavy on sex and light on dialogue and exposition. Ultimately, though, it is the lack of appealing characters and a convincing romance th ...

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Mastering the Marquess

Mastering the Marquess is an erotic historical romance (strictly M/F) in which a young widow’s sexual awakening at the hands (and other body parts!) of a man who values control in all aspects of his life proves to him that maybe allowing someone get close to him isn’t such a bad thing. Lady L ...

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Taken by Desire

Taken by Desire begins with a bang: During a house party, Miss Anna Steele walks down a corridor at night to post a letter, only to come across Alexander Struthers leaving her sister Maddie’s room, while Maddie’s very jealous husband Lord Milson, a crack shot, comes from the other direction. On ...

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Bound by Temptation

I’ve heard some positive buzz about Lavinia Kent, and her debut novel was well-received here at AAR. However, despite my high hopes, this book failed to meet its potential and flopped on several levels for me. Clara, a widowed countess, has a reputation of being a bit wild. H ...

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A Talent for Sin

I've said it before and I'll say it again: I always love it when I get to read a good debut novel. Though not perfect, A Talent for Sin is most definitely a strong and interesting book. It will stand out among the many Regency historicals out there because it features an intense romance and an unusu ...