Pink Carnation series

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The Temptation of the Night Jasmine

The Temptation of the Night Jasmine is the fifth entry in Lauren Willig's Pink Carnation series. I'm a big fan of the books and enjoyed this entry a great deal. Just like the rest of the series, the book features a blend of a stand-alone European historical romance and a continuation of the chick li ...

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Seduction of the Crimson Rose

I’ve been following Lauren Willig’s Pink Carnation series from the beginning, and was very excited to get the chance to review the fourth installment, The Seduction of the Crimson Rose. The series follows the quest of an English spy, the Pink Carnation, to one-up Napoleon and keep England safe ...

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The Deception of the Emerald Ring

Eloise Kelly is still digging up information on nineteenth-century spies and swooning over Colin Selwick in The Deception of the Emerald Ring, third in Lauren Willig's Pink Carnation series. While investigating the Pink Carnation’s involvement in the quashing of the Irish rebellion of 1803, Ellie ...

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The Secret History of the Pink Carnation

The Secret History of the Pink Carnation is a genre-bending book. It begins by introducing Eloise Kelley, our heroine in designer shoes; but instead of being a Chick Lit chick, said heroine is a student researching an historical figure. It doesn't take too long before she finds a cache of diaries an ...