Elizabeth Essex

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Elizabeth Essex is the award-winning author of the critically acclaimed Reckless Brides historical romance series. When not rereading Jane Austen, mucking about in her garden or simply messing about with boats, Elizabeth can be always be found with her laptop, making up stories about heroes and heroines who live far more exciting lives than she. Her books have been nominated for numerous awards, including the Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence, the Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Award, and RWA's prestigious RITA Award, and have made Top-Ten lists from Romantic Times, The Romance Reviews and Affaire de Coeur Magazine. Her fifth book, A BREATH OF SCANDAL, was awarded Best Historical in the Reader's Crown 2013. Elizabeth lives in Texas with her husband, the indispensable Mr. Essex, and her active and exuberant family in an old house filled to the brim with books. You can sign up for her newsletter at: eepurl.com/bQgwk9

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Series

The Highland Brides
the Highland Brides are a quartet of bold, brilliant lasses determined to make their own happily ever afters.
Mad for Love
Price: Free!
Mad About the Marquess
Price: $1.99 USD.
A Fine Madness
Price: $0.99 USD.
The Dartmouth Brides
The Dartmouth Brides: a trio of unconventional, incomparable heroines determined to find their one true love.
The Pursuit of Pleasure
Price: $3.99 USD.
A Sense of Sin
Price: $3.99 USD.
The Danger of Desire
Price: $3.99 USD.

Books

Almost a Scandal
Pre-release—available January 21, 2020. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,580. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Almost a Scandal is a high-seas, high-stakes romance with adventure and passion to spare.
The Dartmouth Brides Boxed Set
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 329,770. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency
The full four book set of the Dartmouth Brides, a quartet of unconventional, incomparable heroine determined to find their own true loves.
Mad, Plaid and Dangerous to Marry
Series: The Highland Brides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,820. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
A new edition of the story originally published in April 2018 as Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Marry
Tempted at Christmas
Series: Christmas at Castle Keyvnor. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by Ava Stone Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A Christmas Wedding! The Earl and Countess of Banfield cordially request your attendance at the wedding for their daughters... TEMPTED AT CHRISTMAS includes: Kate Pearce's And a Pigeon in a Pear Tree Jane Charles' His Mistletoe Miss Elizabeth Essex's A Merry Devil
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,940. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Nessa Teague has never believed in the magic that swirls around her village like a fine Cornish mist. She’s never had need of it. Until the day Lord Harry Beck returns to Bocka Morrow and Nessa realizes there is nothing, including the blackest of magic, she won’t do to have him for her own.
The Danger of Desire
Series: The Dartmouth Brides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,130. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Royal Navy Captain Hugh McAlden will do anything to stop the treasonous flow of information out of the Admiralty, even if it means taking in a slyly attractive street thief to steal those secrets back. Circumstances might have forced Meggs Evans into a life of crime, but she's bound and determined to lift herself out of the gutters even if it means stealing for the wickedly handsome captain.
A Sense of Sin
Series: The Dartmouth Brides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When a man hellbent on revenge tangles with a woman with a secret, they'll go to any lengths possible to achieve their goals...and get an education in sin in the process.
The Pursuit of Pleasure
Series: The Dartmouth Brides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Lizzie Paxton wants the freedom being a widow provides - if only she could skip the wedding and the husband. When her childhood best friend Jameson Marlowe returns to Dartmouth, he says he'll give Lizzie exactly what she wants. Except she never intended on falling for him.
A Fine Madness
Series: The Highland Brides. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,420. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Elspeth Otis dearly wants a lifetime full of kisses, kindness and love - and book publisher Hamish Cathcart is just the man to provide that when her father's most scandalous unpublished book is discovered.
Vexed
Series: The Haunting of Castle Keyvnor. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,220. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by AVAST0NEinc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
When the late-Earl of Banfield’s distant relations descend upon Bocka Morrow for the reading of his well, they’ll find gypsies, witches, pixies, smugglers, and one very haunted castle. And if they’re lucky, they might just fall in love while they’re there. VEXED: Erica Ridley’s Romancing the Rogue Ava Stone’s Once Upon a Moonlit Path Elizabeth Essex’s Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
Mad for Love
Series: The Highland Brides. Price: Free! Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rory Cathcart’s appreciation of the exquisite makes him the perfect man to expose forgeries and root out fraud in London’s tempestuous art world. But when his latest investigation into forged paintings puts him squarely in Mignon du Blois’ shaky sights, it's going to take pretending to be a thief and stealing back her father's forgery to win her heart. Love is the most priceless treasure of all.
Mad About the Marquess
Series: The Highland Brides. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 115,860. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lady Quince Winthrop has robbed society's rich and giving to Edinburgh's poor for years. But everything changes the day she can't resist the temptation to steal from the Marquess of Cairn. Alasdair, Marquess of Cairn, has come back to Scotland to stop a thief, never thinking that the lass he's trying to woo is about to give a lesson in larceny. Love is even harder to resist than temptation.

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