Once Upon An Achingly Beautiful Kiss by Bree Wolf

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Once Upon An Achingly Beautiful Kiss, both broke my heart and gave me great joy.  Only a truly gifted author can create living, breathing characters whose choices and consequences touch your soul.  I will not disclose the plot as it unfolds in a strikingly beautiful way that gives depth and warmth.  I will only comment that ChristopherContinue reading “Once Upon An Achingly Beautiful Kiss by Bree Wolf”

Her White Wedding by Tammy Andresen

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I hate seeing the Dark Duke’s Legacy series end!  I have enjoyed reading about the surly White family and the fierce men and women who love them.  If it has to end, Declan and Esme’s romance concluded on the highest of notes! Esme is recovering from her horrid marriage to the late Duke of Whitehaven.  Esme isContinue reading “Her White Wedding by Tammy Andresen”

A Dangerous Secret by Jillian Eaton

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ A Dangerous Secret is a novel with mystery, tragedy, passion, and a heart-wrenching happily-ever-after.  Ronan Hawke is the shell of the man he was once.  Having to bury his wife and infant daughter four years ago after a fire, he is gutted and destroyed.  Ronan’s pain is visceral.  Lady Sophia Green lives with her parents and four-year-old daughter.  SophiaContinue reading “A Dangerous Secret by Jillian Eaton”

An Heiress’s Guide To Deception And Desire by Manda Collins

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Rarely does a romantic mystery marry passion and intrigue effortlessly.  An Heiress’s Guide To Deception And Desire exhibits all the qualities of a perfect who-done-it with sparks of sensuality and romance blended to perfection.  Issues relating to this period are addressed, including class difference and women’s rights; they are intertwined with the story, enriching it. ValentineContinue reading “An Heiress’s Guide To Deception And Desire by Manda Collins”

Opal by Cynthia Woolf

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Opal is a stand-out western romance with heart.  This tale of two lonely people finding love and fulfillment is beautiful.  The story starts with Opal’s long journey while Arthur “Red” Redmond is in Oregon City waiting on his stranger bride.   Opal has a troubled past and a massive secret that Red doesn’t know.  Red has seen tragedyContinue reading “Opal by Cynthia Woolf”

Lord Tristram’s Love Match by R R Vane

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Lord Tristram’s Love Match is a tale of two individuals hopelessly in love that find themselves in an untenable situation through treachery and misdirection.  Only their fierce, unrelenting love can begin to mend their heartache and pain.  This is a story of second chances mixed with dishonesty, intrigue, and searing passion. Tristram and Judith’s marriage startsContinue reading “Lord Tristram’s Love Match by R R Vane”

Cheers To The Duke by Sally MacKenzie

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Cheers To The Duke is fun, spirited, and romantic.  This is a tale of two mature adults with plenty of life experience that finds that there is such a thing as second chances at happiness.  From matchmaking to house parties to secret assignations, this book will charm, and you will root for a happy ending forContinue reading “Cheers To The Duke by Sally MacKenzie”

Infamous by Minerva Spencer

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Infamous is a refreshing, different, heart-wrenching love story of two couples and second chances.  This story provides heartache, redemption, and all-encompassing love.  Minerva Spencer delivers an intricate, lovingly written tale of how bad choices elementally change us for the worse, but most importantly, how we learn from them and create something extraordinary from the ashes. ThisContinue reading “Infamous by Minerva Spencer”

Not Even For A Duke by A. S. Fenichel

⭐️⭐️1/2 rounded to ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Not Even For A Duke tells the story of a victim of domestic abuse and the man that loves her unconditionally and wants to help her heal.  The novel, at its heart, is about unrequited love and second chances.  Aurora is a widow whose late husband was a monster who physically abused her.  Garrett isContinue reading “Not Even For A Duke by A. S. Fenichel”

A Duke Worth Fighting For by Christina Britton

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ A Duke Worth Fighting For is a swoon-worthy tale of love’s healing power.  This is a beautiful re-telling of a redemptive Beauty And The Beast story.  The novel is an eye-catching, breath-taking journey. Daniel Hayle, the Duke of Carlisle, is awkward and severely injured from the battle of Waterloo.  He has to find a wife and produceContinue reading “A Duke Worth Fighting For by Christina Britton”