Some rogues avoid dancing at all costs... In this collection experience the magic of the Waltz. Each tale will involve the art of the dance and how to lure a rogue into a turn around the ballroom, and in some cases, the privacy of other more secluded places.
That Miscreant Marquess by Aileen Fish: One little kiss will free Matilda from her obsession with the Miscreant Marquess, and she can think about finding a respectable husband her father would approve of. No matter how hard The Marquess of Markham tries to avoid her, Mattie continues to cross his path, sneaking her way past the walls he's built around his heart. Can he learn to trust again, and let her into his heart?
Her Perfect Rogue by Amanda Mariel: One night changes everything...
When Charles comes upon Julia dancing alone in the middle of the night, he takes her into his arms. Overwhelmed with desire, Julia and Charles give in to their passion. Now everything they hold dear is in jeopardy—most of all, their hearts.
The Thief Steals Her Earl by Christina McKnight: To save her family from bankruptcy, Miss Judith Pengarden must be very bad—but when she breaks into the stalwart Earl of Cartwright's home, it's not just his family heirlooms she steals, but his heart too.
Stolen by My Knave by Dawn Brower: As a child, Lady Elizabeth Kendall glimpsed an image of handsome gentleman in her looking glass. Imagine her surprise when years later she meets the Duke of Whitewood, who bears a striking resemblance to her imaginary man. Will they accept fate's decision or ignore all the signs that brought them together?
Masked Pain by Leona Bushman:
Redeeming a Tarnished Lord by Sandra Sookoo: Peter Sammerson, Viscount Bingham's scandalous past nearly buried him. Now he wants acceptance, both from society and from himself. Paralyzed and confined to a Bath chair, Miss Katherine Davies searches for inclusion, and for people to see her as whole and capable. During the days leading up to a ton wedding of a mutual acquaintance, they're thrown together in a series of emotionally wrenching but soul-cleansing meetings that lead to kisses and thoughts of the future. Somewhere in between, they both discover that the key to happiness, and even love, is knowing perfection is sometimes wonderfully imperfect.
Taming a Defiant Duke by Tammy Andresen: A surly duke and a desperate lady….
Can one difficult duke ruin all her future plans? The answer is most decidedly yes.
Emily Mayweather is desperate to provide a future for herself after her father's death. But she hasn't lost her pride and she won't be ordered around by a surly arrogant duke no matter how much he blusters. Nor will she feel sorry for disrupting his perfect orderly life. And she'll ignore his handsome facade and how his kiss makes her forget how difficult life has actually been.
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something for everyone
Ah, this collection is so much fun! There are dashing heros, vulnerable ladies, emotional and physical challenges, some time travel and a whole lot of happy endings.
the variety is such that there is something for everyone.
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This is a great collection of historical novellas by some favorite authors. Christina McKnight, Sandra Sookoo and Amanda Mariel. Toss in Dawn Brower and it’s a must have.