What is this book about? The blurb: Kathlyn Partland mistrusted Lord Chase’s offer to pay her for appearing in public with him. But she was in need of the money, and he was in need of proving to Society that he was a rake. Chase assured her it was a ruse, that he believed both […]
I have loved the poem ‘The Highwayman Came Riding” from when I first read it during high school and part of the reason I like this novella so much is probably because of the way the writing mimics the lyrical feel of that poem. I also like the mystery behind The Frenchman (the highwayman of the […]
Something is wrong. Lovely young Lady Sophie Kyle fears her handsome fiance Lord Randal is having a change of heart about their upcoming marriage. Why else would the once notorious rake respond to Sophie’s playful flirtations with a stuffy “Behave yourself”?
This is one of my favourite Regency books. The dialogue is witty, the romance believable and the heroine is sensible – which I suppose could be seen to be an insult but I definitely mean it as a compliment. The book blurb isn’t very forthcoming: While traveling to her first post as a governess, Helen Denville […]