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Lord St. Claire's Angel
Series: Classic Regency Romances, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,300. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From the author of Reforming the Rogue comes a full-length Classic Regency Romance novel celebrating the witty and romantic world first introduced by Jane Austen.
A Modish Marriage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: British English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
~ Romance Novella ~ Lacking a dowry, Isabella accepts a position with Lady Fraser at a Cornish estate. She is quite annoyed by Lady Fraser's cousin, Courtland Helton. The handsome Helton is a boastful flirt, a ne'er-do-well who enjoys near scandalous behaviour. Has he discovered Isabella's secret? Or will his own situation lead them to an agreement which will change both their lives forever?
Her Proper Scoundrel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
In A.M. Westerling's Her Proper Scoundrel, published by Books We Love, threatened with an unwanted marriage, Lady Josceline Woodsby escapes London to take a position as a country governess. When she discovers the job is no longer available, Josceline vows she will do anything to avoid returning to her previously dismal life
The Chaperone Bride
Series: Regencies, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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A brand new regency romance from Marina Oliver, author of over 60 books. Joanna, destitute after her gambler father's suicide, is offered a marriage of convenience. Sir Kenelm needs a wife as a chaperone, since governesses are reluctant to live in a widower’s household. The twins, children of his first wife, reject her as new mama and the governess resents her.
Love And Joy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,300. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Joy Ashley lost her home under Cromwell, forcing her to become a maid. When King Charles regains the throne she hopes Ashley Hall will be restored. When her dream is shattered, she becomes the governess of Lord Noel Huntingdon's precocious daughter. The little tyrant rules the roost, but Joy transforms her from a petulant child to a happy hoyden and teaches Noel a few things about "Love and Joy".
His Dark Kiss
Series: Dark Gothic. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,650. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Emma Parrish accepts a position as governess at isolated Manorbrier Castle, a crumbling abode said to harbor great evil. She is soon plagued by strange events that lead her into the arms of seductive Anthony Craven, the castle's dark lord, a dangerous man rumored to be a murderer.
A Bucket of Ashes (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 6)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General
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Governess Nell Sweeney and wounded battle surgeon Will Hewitt reunite on Cape Cod to investigate the death of Nell’s long-lost brother--who may or may not have murdered a woman in cold blood--in Book #6 of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mystery series, A Bucket of Ashes. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
Murder in the North End (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 5)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,760. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General
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Irish-born governess Nell Sweeney and Brahmin black sheep Dr. Will Hewitt infiltrate the worst Irish slum in Boston to keep Detective Colin Cook from being framed for murder in Book #5 of P.B. Ryan’s celebrated historical mystery series, Murder in the North End. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
Murder on Black Friday (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 4)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,060. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General
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In Book #4 of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mystery series, Boston governess Nell Sweeney, along with roguish Harvard professor and forensic scientist Will Hewitt, investigates the deaths of two men who committed suicide--or did they?--when the gold market crashed in 1869. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
Death on Beacon Hill (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Boston governess Nell Sweeney keeps one foot in her Irish roots and the other in the world of Brahmin privilege as she and Dr. Will Hewitt investigate the shooting deaths of a notorious actress and her Irish maid. Book #3 of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mystery series, Death on Beacon Hill was originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.