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Angeline by Karleen Bradford

Synopsis (from Goodreads): Stunned by the blistering heat, the noise, the sea of faces crowding in upon her in the teeming Egyptian market, Angeline cannot believe that she is being sold as a slave to one of the great princes … Continue reading

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The Highwayman (Victorian Rebels 01) by Kerrigan Byrne

Synopsis (from Goodreads): STEALING BEAUTY Dorian Blackwell, the Blackheart of Ben More, is a ruthless villain. Scarred and hard-hearted, Dorian is one of London’s wealthiest, most influential men who will stop at nothing to wreak vengeance on those who’ve wronged … Continue reading

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A Good Rogue Is Hard To Find (The Lords of Worth 02) by Kelly Bowen

Synopsis (from Goodreads): HE THOUGHT HE’D SEEN IT ALL . . . The rogue’s life has been good to William Somerhall: he has his fortune, his racehorses, and his freedom. Then he moves in with his mother. It seems the … Continue reading

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Review: A Fashionable Indulgence (Society of Gentlemen 01) by K.J. Charles

Synopsis: Harry Gordon Vane spent the first seventeen years of his life evading police, learning how to organize a demonstration, direct a mob and spread seditious pamphlets. He had to. Both his parents were staunch democratic radicals and at one … Continue reading

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Review: The Tribune by Patrick Larkin

Synopsis (from Goodreads): “My name is Lucius Aurelius Valens, and I am a soldier in the service of Rome.” A young Roman officer with a strong sense of justice and duty thwarts corrupt officials plundering the province of Syria and … Continue reading

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