Books by Lynne Connolly

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Sinless

Sinless is book 1.5 in Lynne Connolly’s new series The Shaws, a continuation or spin-off of her seven book Emperors of London series about the powerful Vernon family.  The Shaws are closely related to the Vernons (cousins I think), and some of them appeared in the earlier series as secondary char ...

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Veiled in Blue

This sixth book in Lynne Connolly’s Emperors of London series is one I –and I suspect other readers who have followed the fortunes of the titular emperors thus far  – have been waiting for since fairly early on.  Julius Vernon, the Earl of Winterton has appeared in all the previous books as ...

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Reckless in Pink

I’ve read all three of the previous books in Lynne Connolly’s Emperors of London series and enjoyed them to differing degrees. The historical setting of a troubled England in the 1750s is utilised well and the author’s understanding of the difficult political situation of the time (with the H ...

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Danger Wears White

One of the things I’ve been enjoying about Lynne Connolly’s Emperors of London series is the historical and political background against which she has set her stories. Besides not being a commonly used setting for historical romances, 1750s London is a hotbed of intrigue and political rivalry, a ...

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Rogue in Red Velvet

I was initially drawn to Rogue in Red Velvet because of its setting of London in the 1750s, which makes a nice change from my regular diet of Regency and Victorian set stories. It’s the first in a new series from Ms Connolly featuring the so-called Emperors of London, a group of men (all related) ...