Mary Jane Wells

Ten Ways to Be Adored When Landing a Lord

It’s been a while since I read Sarah Maclean’s Love By The Numbers trilogy, but I remember liking this – the middle book – the best out of the three. The hero is Lord Nicholas St. John, a bit of a nineteenth century Indiana Jones – an adventurer and expert in antiquities whose exploits in ...

Silence for the Dead

Simone St. James seems to be almost single-handedly revitalising the genre of the gothic historical romance, and her latest book, Silence for the Dead proved to be a very enjoyable example indeed. It’s 1919, and twenty-year-old Kitty Weeks has been running away from her abusive father for the p ...