Books by Marjorie Farrell

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Lady Barbara's Dilemma

I've missed traditional Regency Romances, but thank goodness I have a large TBR shelf of them. I had enjoyed Marjorie Farrell's single title romances very much and plucked her 1993 trad off the shelf. I got lucky - what a wonderful book! Lady Barbara's Dilemma features two couples, all adults, a ...

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Jack of Hearts

Jack of Hearts is romance with a social conscience, and an entertaining read to boot. The heroine is the daughter of a mill-owner while the hero is an impoverished viscount who needs to marry for money. At first glance, they don't sound like a very romantic couple, but Farrell makes their love story ...

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Red, Red Rose

Red, Red Rose is set primarily in Portugal during the Napoleonic Wars. With its rich historical and military detail, it is somewhat reminiscent of Mary Jo Putney's Shattered Rainbows. It has an exciting sub-plot involving spies and treason, and it's quite a good read. The only problem is that the ro ...

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Red, Red Rose

There aren't many books that haunt me days after I've finished them but Red, Red Rose did just that. It is a powerful and heart-rending story that's not easily forgotten. I also tore my hair out trying to rate it because the beginning and end of the story are desert isle keeper material; unfortunate ...