Category Archives: Historical Romance

First Line Friday – 11 January 2019 – With This Pledge (Tamera Alexander)

Welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books! The book I’m sharing with you today is hot off the press, released just three days ago! Tamera Alexander’s With This Pledge is the first book in her new Carnton series, and is … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – Best of 2018: The Emoji Files, Part I – The Swoony Awards

Happy new year, reader friends! As this week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic from That Artsy Reader Girl is Best Reads of 2018, I’m combining today’s TTT post with the first of my annual “Best of 2018” posts. I was going to do this … Continue reading

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Regency Tête-à-Tête (+ Giveaway!) with Carolyn Miller

I have a treat for you today, especially if you’re a lover of all things Regency. Fellow Aussie, author Carolyn Miller, is joining me today for a little Regency tête-à-tête. So do, please, take a seat in our drawing room and … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 30 November 2018 – The Making of Mrs. Hale (Carolyn Miller)

Welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books! My choice for this week is a Regency romance that turns the romance and excitement of an elopement to Gretna Green on its head. The Making of Mrs. Hale is the third … Continue reading

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The Making of Mrs. Hale (Carolyn Miller) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Marry in haste, repent in leisure—Mrs. Hale is about to find out how painful that repentance can truly be. Julia Hale ran off to be married in Gretna Green, following romance instead of common sense. … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 23 November 2018 – A Holiday by Gaslight (Mimi Matthews)

Welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books! I’ve discovered a new author recently, thanks to Rachel McMillan, and she’s just released a Christmas novella—perfect for those who’d like to get a taste of her writing. Mimi Matthews writes … Continue reading

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Merciless (Tamara Leigh) – Review

~ About the Book ~ THE WULFRITHS. IT ALL BEGAN WITH A WOMAN. A battle. A crown. The conqueror. The conquered. Medieval England—forever changed by the Battle of Hastings. And the rise of the formidable Wulfriths. AN HONORABLE NORMANChevalier Cyr … Continue reading

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The Tory’s Daughter (Angela K. Couch) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Burying his wife is the hardest thing Joseph Garnet has ever done—until he’s called to leave his young son and baby daughter to fight Iroquois raiders. When one of the marauders tries to steal his … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 16 November 2018 – Merciless (Tamara Leigh)

Welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books! I’m so excited about the book I’m featuring today! I absolutely adore Tamara Leigh’s Age of Faith series, and today is release day for the first book in a brand new series that … Continue reading

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A Holiday by Gaslight (Mimi Matthews) – Review

~ About the Book ~ A Courtship of Convenience Sophie Appersett is quite willing to marry outside of her class to ensure the survival of her family. But the darkly handsome Mr. Edward Sharpe is no run-of-the-mill London merchant. He’s … Continue reading

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