The Duke Alone by Christi Caldwell

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I love a good Christmas romance, and The Duke Alone is Christmas romance perfection.  This story blends elements of grumpy/sunshine, Home Alone, and A Christmas Carol and references Pride And Prejudice.  Oh!  I can’t forget Horace – Val’s lovable monstrosity of a dog!  Val is a widower who has become an angry and bitter recluse, shutting himselfContinue reading “The Duke Alone by Christi Caldwell”

The Duke Of Disorder by Anna St. Claire

⭐️⭐️⭐️ Lucas Pemberton, the Duke of Dorman, and Lady Harriet Dudley had been on the cusp of engagement when Harriet’s cruel father weds her to another man.  Five years later, Harriet is a widow, and Lucas has vowed never to love again.  Through the distraction of many occurrences like racing horses and unexpected wards, Lucas and HarrietContinue reading “The Duke Of Disorder by Anna St. Claire”

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”

Fortune Favors The Duke by Kristin Vayden

⭐️⭐️⭐️1/2 The Cambridge Brotherhood series focuses on friends whose older brothers tragically die in a fire.  The friends, who were second sons, or “spares” now find themselves heirs to their family’s titles.  Fortune Favors The Duke focuses on Quinton, the new Duke of Wesley, and Katherine, Quinton’s late brother’s fiancé. This book is not a light-hearted romance.  TheContinue reading “Fortune Favors The Duke by Kristin Vayden”

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”

Tender Blackguard by Amy Sandas

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I have been impatiently waiting the second installment of this wonderful, exciting series.  I started reading the Fallen Ladies series, the previous, connected series.  All these books engaged my imagination from page one; this book was no exception.  The plot was intricate, sexy, dark and haunting at times yet always held the promise of love and redemption.  TheContinue reading “Tender Blackguard by Amy Sandas”