Review: Taming the Highland Bride 5

Taming the Highland Bride Author: Lynsay Sands Publisher: Avon/HarperCollins Pub. Date: January 26, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0061344787 Retail Price: $7.99 384 pages She was ready to let her heart run wild . . . Merry Stewart has had enough! Enough of her brothers, whose behavior would make even the most improper lady blush. Enough of their […]

Review: The Marriage Ring 20

The Marriage Ring Author: Cathy Maxwell Publisher: Avon/HarperCollins Pub. Date: February 23, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0061771927 Retail Price: $7.99 368 pages The woman who will one day wear Richard Lynsted’s ring will be genteel, dainty, and well-bred. This eliminates Grace MacEachin on all three counts. A hellion of the first order, the alluring, infuriating woman would […]

And the winners are… 4

Congratulations, ladies! Please email your contact information to me at historicals at historicalromancereleases dot com. Stay tuned, next week I’ll be giving away 3 copies of Jennifer Ashley’s The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie.

Review: The Hellion and the Highlander 27

The  Hellion and the Highlander Author: Lynsay Sands Publisher: Avon/HarperCollins Pub. Date: February 23, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0061344794 Retail Price: $7.99 416 pages Only one man could set her heart ablaze . . . Lady Averill Mortagne learned to control her fierce temper as a young girl. But if her father insists on parading her before […]

Giveaway: Goddess of the Hunt 63

As promised, to celebrate the first book to win The Season’s 2009 Best Historical Debut, I’m giving away 3 copies of the winning book, GODDESS OF THE HUNT. I read GOTH and loved it! It features one of my favourite tropes: heroine in love with brother’s bestfriend but with a twist–wrong best friend. If you […]

So What Do You Really Think of Reviews? 15

I realize that the judging of a book is terribly subjective. Readers have different tastes etc. What is vastly appealing to one can cause another’s eyes to roll in disgust. So one person’s take on a book is generally that, their take, their opinion. I’m writing this post as I begin posting regular reviews on […]

Review: Secrets of Sin 4

Secrets of Sin Author: Chloe Harris Publisher: Aphrodisia Pub. Date: January 26, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0758238535 Retail Price: $14.00 Pages: 320 THREE DAYS… ENDLESS PLEASURE On a Caribbean island of alluring delights, Emiline du Ronde-Barhydt commands a large estate, vast wealth, and unwavering devotion. Her inheritance and dazzling beauty ensure that she’s granted her every wish… […]

Publishing at its best 4

This YouTube video first came to my attention via literary agent, Kristin Nelson’s Blog. I’ve watched this too many times to count over the year or so. The last time I looked for it, it was gone. Well, it’s back! Once again, Kristin has posted it, and now that I have a blog, I want […]

And the winners are… 3

Question: Who is the Armstrongs’ housekeeper (answer on page 304)? Answer: Mrs. Delacroix The winner of the $25 Amazon Gift Certificate for answering the above question from SINFUL SURRENDER is… Sue Ahn Congrats, Sue Ahn! I will be contacting you my email. ~*~*~ Readers’ Top Pick for February is Congratulations Lavinia!

Helped Wanted: Reviewers 4

Needed: 4 Reviewers Genres: Historical, Contemporary, Paranormal, Romantic Suspense (pick your poison). Benefits: Free books. Your own byline. Qualifications: Must read lots of books. Must have a solid grasp of genre in question. Must be honest and fair. No bashing, just constructive criticism. Good grammar skills. Apply: If you’re interested, please email me at theseason […]