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C+
Splendor

Splendor wasn't bad. I hadn't heard of Brenda Joyce before picking up the book, so I didn't have any particular expectations (like I do before starting a Julie Garwood). Although the characters and the situation were not entirely believable, the book was packed with lots of conflict, action, and int ...

A
The Princess and the Barbarian

Betina Krahn has written a romance that will delight the reader who enjoys a story about a demoiselle in distress. The Princess and the Barbarian is full of adventure and breathtaking love scenes. The author infuses the story with surprisingly humorous scenes, adding a fresh and invigorating appeal ...

F
The Beauty of the Mist

Beauty of the Mist, I suspect, is a book that many romance readers will enjoy. Unfortunately, I cannot count myself among them, and am fully aware that by writing a negative review of this book, I should probably keep a fire extinguisher handy. The third in a medieval Scots trilogy, Beauty of the ...

A
Castles

Castles is Julie Garwood at her best. It is witty, sexy, romantic, and has enough danger to keep things moving quickly. In fact, the only thing I don't love about this book is that I finished it too quickly. But that's alright too, because I've read it over and over and over again since first readin ...