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The Convenient Marriage by Georgette Heyer

Synopsis (from Goodreads): When the Earl of Rule proposes marriage to her sister Lizzie, Horatia offers herself instead. Her sister is already in love with someone else, and Horatia is willing to sacrifice herself for her family’s happiness. Everyone knows … Continue reading

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Review: Faro’s Daughter by Georgette Heyer

Publisher: SourcebooksYear 2008 Pages: 285ISBN 978-1-4022-1352-6 Synopsis: Our main heroine is a young lady, Miss Deborah Grantham, who, being an orphaned child without her own personal fortune, happens to help her aunt run a gambling house. As you might guess … Continue reading

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Review: Death in the Stocks by Georgette Heyer.

Review: Death in the Stocks by Georgette Heyer. Synopsis Cover of Death in the Stocks If you are one of this genre’s fans the plot might seem already a bit cliche. A rich man from London, Arnold Vereker, is found … Continue reading

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Review: Georgette Heyer, „A Blunt Instrument”

Cover of A Blunt Instrument Synopsis: As I deal with a whodunnit here, I will keep the synopsis short and sweet. The plot of the book presents an old-fashioned murder mystery set in the days when life was simpler and … Continue reading

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Review: Cousin Kate by Georgette Heyer.

Synopsis: Cover of Cousin Kate The plot of this book seems to be a cross between Mansfield Park and Pride and Prejudice by J. Austen with a dash of “Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray. Kate Malvern, the main heroine, … Continue reading

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