Kristabel Reed lives on the East Coast and loves to explore the steamier side of historical romance. "There are so many sexy situations that didn't just pop up in the 21st century and my goal is to burst the myth of the prim and proper debutante."
She loves reading, watching old movies, and anything Cary Grant. And is always interested in talking about erotic romance, so drop her a line: firstname.lastname@example.org; or Tweet her @kristabelreed; find her blog: kristabelreed.blogspot.com
Sometimes the past can haunt you. For James Hamilton it wasn’t his past, but a series of dreams that haunted him all his life, dreams of another time and place.
When he entered the Kendrick household to honor a deal he’d begrudgingly made, he had no idea his life was about to change. That was the day he saw Rose Kendrick.
Gareth, the Duke of Axton, has no need of Camilla Primsby's expert matchmaking skills to find a wife. Instead, he has set his sights on the matchmaker herself! But Camilla is proving to be a difficult catch. He offers her everything, but she wants none of it.
Will Gareth manage to break through Camilla's defenses? Or will he have to accept he cannot have everything—or everyone—he desires?
Miss Lillian Norwood’s life changed completely. Now living in a new village, far from home, she volunteers to help with a Christmas feast for returned soldiers. Mr. William Pennington, feels it his task to ensure this Christmas feast is the best the county has to offer. However, he does not expect Lillian and he certainly doesn’t expect to fall in love with her.
The daughter of a successful merchant, Selina Lyndell never expects to marry an earl. But that’s exactly what is about to happen. Their first meeting is entirely unconventional but the moment Edmund Pembroke, the Earl of Granville, lays eyes on Selina, he’s enchanted. But sometimes the fates are cruel and a vicious turn of events shatters all she holds dear.
Two years ago, Isabella Harrington defied her parents and society, and ran off with her lover to Milan. They thought they’d conquer the world at the gaming tables. But her dream of happily-ever-after led to nothing but debts and a shattered heart. Isabella needed a way back into the society she shunned and what better way than through a proper, aristocratic marriage?
Natalia Dolcini hadn’t expected Adam Clayworth to bring her into a banking intrigue he investigated. Or for Adam to become her lover. But then Adam’s investigation turnd dangerous.
Natalia finds it difficult to keep her own heart safe as they race from Milan to Portofino and back again. Will their Italian affair end after the danger does? Or will it be an affair to remember?
Maybe it was the ice skating or the Christmas music, or possibly the hot chocolate, that finally made Laura Dixon say yes when smart, handsome, and totally out of her league Tyler Kamari asked her out. Whatever it was, it was the right recipe for the holidays!
Nikki Kent thought she’d spend her entire life wandering. And hiding. She’d never wanted to put down roots or even get to know the people around her with any intimacy—intimacy was risky and she refused to put others in danger. Until she met Cooper Marquez.
Until she met Cooper Marquez.
But when a twist in her fortune causes Sarina to contemplate marrying another, will Prescott and Liam be able to tempt her with the possibility of their happy ending? Or will Sarina’s pragmatic loyalty to her family ruin any chance she has at love with her two men?
This story is a 55,000 het ménage (m/f/m) with interfering cousins, sexy sneaking around, and jealous suitors.
Eliza Lyons isn't interested in Craig Grant's attentions beyond the platonic. He's a playboy and boy does she know better. They lunch, they gossip, he tells her things about her current dates she doesn't want to hear and she thinks he'll never outgrow his playboy ways. Then Craig lays down the gauntlet and informs her he intends to show her what a real seduction is.
VP Sabrina McKenna has worked hard to get where she is with Gideon Hotels. When Gideon Marquez asks her to attend several important business functions, Sabrina agrees. It's only after 2 months of these functions that she realizes they've been dating. And she's fallen hard for her boss.
Audrey Mills hadn’t expected more than a holiday fling with a sexy British earl, but what's a girl to do when things start to turn serious? Countess Curvy is a 36,000 word m/f story with explicit sex scenes and a curvy leading lady that’s curvy-licious!
Victoria thought she knew it all, but what she discovered eclipsed all her expectations. She wanted, she craved, but in the end, was it enough?
This 56,000 word story is an MMF ménage where all characters are romantically and sexually involved in a relationship.
The Parisian Exposition of 1889...the world is changing and the three of them are caught in its whirl. Philip and Lillian went to Paris to save their marriage and to help Lillian overcome her fears. Aria danced and seduced Lillian, but before Lillian left, Aria found herself seduced, in turn, by the beautiful Englishwoman.
As Malik Trent and Graham Rawley follow the trail of death and deceit surrounding Graham, they learn all the secrets certain members of the Hellfire Club have fought—and killed—to keep hidden. Trent won’t allow Graham to be the next to die, but will he be the target instead?
Gabrielle Bertrand believed the men she loved had been beheaded during the French Revolution’s Reign of Terror. Now promised in marriage to a general of the revolution, she still fears for her life and has resigned herself to the union.
Olivia Reynard must leave Paris tonight. It's the height of the French Revolution's Reign of Terror and as a nobleman's daughter, she knows it's a matter of time before she's sent to the guillotine. Fleeing to the notorious Hellfire Club, she soon finds a world of sexual pleasure she's never imagined.