Category Archives: Historical Reviews

The Laird Who Loved Me – Karen Hawkins

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Wet & Wild – Sandra Hill

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The Outlaw Viking – Sandra Hill

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The Price of Innocence – Susan Sizemore

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Sins of a Duke – Suzanne Enoch

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Never Lie to a Lady – Liz Carlyle

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The Wolf and the Dove – Kathleen Woodiwiss

To honor the passing of an favorite author, I pulled this off my keeper shelf. I cannot remember how long it has been since I read it, ages for sure.

The interesting thing I am finding is that as I mature, my views and tastes are changing. When I put this on my shelf another decade ago I get the feeling I like it for different reasons then I do now. As an old time bodice ripper it has the elements of a captured, forced slave all the rage in its time. That time has long gone, but it still has elements the keep it on my favorite list.

If You Dare-Kresley Cole

Kresley Cole

Courtland MacCarrick is a ruthless mercenary with a family curse predicting that he and his three brothers will never have a woman or family. Annalia Llorente was the product of a supposed hot blooded Castilian mother and has lived her life trying to deny her nature.

Annalia and Court first meet when an attempt is made on his life by his current employer, Pascal. Court has defied his employer’s ever increasing madness and bearly escapes with his life. While jumping into a river he is washed downstream into Annalias life. She finds him and though she dispises Scots and their merceranarie ways, she just cannot let him die.

How to Abduct a Highland Lord – Karen Hawkins

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The premise was better than the book itself. I was able to quickly finish the book and did not really dislike it as much as I felt it didn’t deliver as much as it could. I was a bit disappointed.