Catherine Lloyd

Biography

CATHERINE LLOYD is a romance author, mother and avid reader. She loves reading, writing and red wine--not necessarily in that order. In addition to contemporary comedy romance, she also writes medieval adventure romance set during King John's reign. The author has two grown children, two stepdaughters, a cat named Harry (who thinks he’s a dog) and four grandsons. She lives with her long-suffering spouse in the country where she enjoys having no hobbies and writes full time.

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Series

Edwardian Lovers Trilogy
Catherine Lloyd’s Edwardian Lovers Trilogy chronicles the intertwined fates of three families that begins with a murder three years earlier. Set in a charming English village at the start of the “Gilded Age,” when high society was controlled by strictly defined rules governing interaction between the sexes. Inspired by the television series, Downton Abbey, the trilogy contains spicy love scenes written for a mature audience.
The Killer's Son
Price: Free!
The Vicar's Son
Price: $2.99 USD.
The Earl's Son
Price: $2.99 USD.
My Guilty Pleasure
Standalone historical romances of emotionally-charged forbidden love.
The Pirate Lord
Price: $2.99 USD.
The Dark Regent
Price: $2.99 USD.
The Maiden Bride
Price: $2.99 USD.
The Tudor Prince
Price: $2.99 USD.
Dark Redeemer Historical Romance
Shorter length adventure-romance tales set in 13th Century England known as the High Middle Ages. The time is during and immediately after King John’s reign. The main characters are not heroes when the story begins, but their willingness to fight for good makes them heroes at the end. The ‘dark redeemer’ is the internal fatal flaw they must battle against to emerge triumphant. The stories are full of action, horses, adventure, skullduggery and romance. However, all titles contain certain love scenes that while germane to the plot and not gratuitous in nature, are nevertheless are not suitable for younger readers.
Traitor
Price: $2.99 USD.
Wastrel
Price: $2.99 USD.
Wanton
Price: $2.99 USD.
Soldier
Price: $0.99 USD.
Victorian Villains Saga
"What is bred in the bone will come out in the flesh..." Four villainous fathers drowned at sea curse their four sons with greed, murder, lust and pride. Set in 1867 England, the saga is written in the classic gothic romance tradition of Victoria Holt and Phyllis A. Whitney. Victorian Villains Saga contains scenes, language and themes written for a mature audience.
Windemere Hall
Price: $3.99 USD.
Mark of Caine
Price: $3.99 USD.
The Master of Cliff House
Price: $3.99 USD.
Wracker's Cove
Price: $3.99 USD.
Mandrake Falls Four Seasons Romance
Set in the fictional town of Mandrake Falls, Vermont where relationship status reports are posted at the local beauty salon. The pace of life is slow, until one of its citizens falls in love and then its trouble, adventure, heartbreak and hope. Love might take a twist or two in Mandrake Falls, but it always gets there. Heat level is warm-to-spicy written for adult readers.
The Jilting
Price: $0.99 USD.
Lie for Me
Price: $2.99 USD.
The Way Home
Price: $2.99 USD.
Love Rising
Price: $2.99 USD.

Books

The Earl's Son
Series: Edwardian Lovers Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,880. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2019 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Perdita Pollicott has few choices open to her when she arrives in Hertfordshire and meets the Earl’s son, Nash Mowbray. She’s going to marry a missionary and Mr. Mowbray can go to the very devil for all she cares. The feeling is mutual, until she is asked to read to the soldier who returned from the Boer War damaged. Conflicted, Nash crosses the line one night, and Perdita's future is jeopardized.
The Vicar's Son
Series: Edwardian Lovers Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2019 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Toller Lawton has something Isolde Chaucer wants—a plan to get rich in the Yukon gold fields. The vicar’s son is rude and reckless and his best friend’s sister is not the sort of female who can handle the Klondike wilderness. She’d probably faint if she saw a man in his drawers. Time is running out. Isolde will resort to anything to convince Toller that she can handle wild men--beginning with him.
The Killer's Son
Series: Edwardian Lovers Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2019 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Disgraced Eden Mowbray arrives in Hertfordshire to spend the summer at her family’s country estate. Her brother's friend, Wulfric Chaucer, is the son of a convicted killer and even more of a social pariah. At the country fair, Wulf and Eden fall in love. With her parents are strongly against the union, Eden is faced with giving up a life of wealth and privilege, or giving up the love of her life.
The Tudor Prince
Series: My Guilty Pleasure. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2018 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Avery Weller flouts the law the forbids women onstage. Her nemesis, Lord Nicholas Blackstone, Master of the Revels, has been hunting her for months until one day the ambitious lord reveals an explosive secret--his adopted brother is heir to Queen Elizabeth's throne. To bind the Tudor prince to him, Blackstone offers up the girl he has secretly admired for months to be his companion--Avery Weller.
The Maiden Bride
Series: My Guilty Pleasure. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2018 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A blood oath forged eight centuries ago promised Helen Stark to Lord Weathersky Endicott in marriage. The bride-to-be arrives at Cragmoore Castle eager to trade love for the security of an arranged marriage. Weathersky has other ideas. Endicott is a warlock with mastery over everything but love and refuses to honor the oath. But when he alone with her, is the passion he feels real—or mere magic?
The Dark Regent
Series: My Guilty Pleasure. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2018 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Fawn Heathcote resisted the advances of her aunt's rakish half-brother for as long as she dared. Dependent on her aunt's charity, the eighteen-year-old orphan refused to succumb to Captain Crispin Wolfe's debatable charms, until she learns her security is in peril and only her tormentor can save her. Under Crispin's protection, Fawn discovers her captor has a loving side--and a lethal one.
Christmas Rose: A Medieval Romance
Series: Dark Redeemer Historical Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2018 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
It is Christmas Eve and Lady Asta is on the run from Lord Althfael to whom she has been betrothed for six years. Still unwed, she has had enough of the tower and bolts for the wood. Captain Galinn Strongbow is tasked with visiting Lord Althfael on the King's business when he comes across a young woman with an injured ankle. He offers his assistance, a good deed that changes their lives forever.
Wracker's Cove
Series: Victorian Villains Saga. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Connor Black’s efforts to fight his father’s curse by taking work as a lighthouse keeper are derailed when a shipwreck victim washes up on shore. Suffering from amnesia, Emily Axelrod is glad to take refuge with the reserved but beautiful Mr. Black. Her rescuer becomes her all-in-all until she discovers she bears an uncanny resemblance to a girl from Connor's past who died mysteriously.
The Master of Cliff House
Series: Victorian Villains Saga. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,190. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Jenny Raine is shattered to learn that Jackson Zephyr is the new master of her late husband's estate, leaving her homeless. Zephyr is unmoved. He has his eye on stolen gold that was hidden on the property. When the beautiful widow thwarts his plans, Jackson discovers a secret that gives him power over the young woman until a sinister threat arises that pushes them into a passionate alliance.
The Pirate Lord
Series: My Guilty Pleasure. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,790. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
A curate's daughter with an iron will to survive. A ruthless pirate with a secret identity. Bronwyn Barlow and Captain Jon Stag clash wills aboard the Black Adder. With the life of Bronwyn's little brother at stake, a deal is struck--join the pirate captain in his bed at six bells each night that the Black is at sea. Bronwyn and Jon enter into a passionate world of discovery that ripens into love.
Mark of Caine
Series: Victorian Villains Saga. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Laura Mayhew, gifted with second sight, is the only witness to a sex scandal at Windsor Castle and is committed to Gateshead Insane Asylum. Tanner Caine is a cold, emotionally damaged ex-naval officer tasked with silencing the girl permanently. Compelled into marriage to obtain her release, Laura discovers Tanner is the one man whose thoughts she cannot read. And she has married her assassin.
Windemere Hall
Series: Victorian Villains Saga. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Shy, stammering Clara Hamilton is shocked when her father announces her betrothal to a cousin she barely knows. Branson Hamilton is handsome, avaricious and rumoured to be unstable. Nineteen-year-old Clara, anxious for her father’s approval, agrees to the union unaware of what is at stake. A sinister family secret surfaces and Clara soon discovers that her betrothed is bent on dark revenge.
Dark Redeemer Historical Romance Boxed Set Edition
Series: Dark Redeemer Historical Romance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,770. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Love. In a dangerous time. Dark Redeemer Historical Romance Boxed Set Edition. Three adventure-romance novels set in 13th Century England known as the High Middle Ages during King John’s reign. These medieval romance novels are full of action, adventure, skullduggery and passionate love. All three titles contain scenes, language and themes written for a mature audience. Traitor. Wastrel. Wanton.
Mandrake Falls Romance Boxed Set Edition
Series: Mandrake Falls Four Seasons Romance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 218,400. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Four brides. Four seasons. One rocky road to romance. Mandrake Falls Four Seasons Romance Boxed Set Edition: Four full-length contemporary romances set in small town Mandrake Falls, Vermont. The Jilting - Summer; Lie for Me - Autumn; The Way Home - Winter; Love Rising - Spring. Heart-warming comedy romances. Each novel contains warm-to-spicy love scenes written for a mature audience.
Soldier
Series: Dark Redeemer Historical Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,740. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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Two linked tales of two amoral men transformed by the women who love them. Set in 13th Century England at Christmas. In Mercenary, Lord Broderick's wife dies in childbirth.Tess, the daughter of the lord whose lands Broderick has usurped, becomes the infant's wet nurse. In Jester, Dumas, a deformed clown travels the countryside with his assistant, Fallon, a young woman who is disguised as a boy.
Wanton
Series: Dark Redeemer Historical Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Callie of Wideopens is the beautiful 18-year-old ward of Jane and Ethan. Jane is dying and her lonely husband is tormented by impure thoughts about the girl. The crone who supplies Jane's herbs has a vision of a terrible act. In a misguided attempt to alter the fate of her husband, Jane makes a desperate request of Callie. In doing so, she unwittingly sets in motion the crone’s prophecy.
Wastrel
Series: Dark Redeemer Historical Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,190. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Lord Sebastian Redford's brazen affair with the wife of the most powerful man in England has put his life in danger. To ward off disaster, Redford's man hastily arranges a marriage of convenience to a mouse of a girl named Beatrice Fall, who proves to be anything but convenient when Redford takes her to bed. Suddenly, their marriage of convenience has become a dangerous wedding of illicit love.
Traitor
Series: Dark Redeemer Historical Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
The Earl of Dorset has betrothed his only child, pampered 18-year-old Lady Elspeth to the French Lord Tyndale to secure favour with The Dauphin. The trip to Canterbury is an adventure accompanied by her father’s Captain of the Guard, Griffith of Nottingham. The captain is a skilled bowman, loyal to the Earl and greatly admired by young Ellie. He is also a double agent and her deadliest foe.
Love Rising
Series: Mandrake Falls Four Seasons Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,620. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
She is more than her looks. He is more than he reveals. Nobody expected them to fall in love. Jeremy Marks sees right through Jocelyn Tate's stunning beauty to the vulnerable girl she is underneath. Jocelyn thinks Jeremy is sweet but she's determined to put her looks to good use and marry rich. Jeremy doesn't have a hope until a mysterious notice appears in the Gazette announcing their engagement.
The Way Home
Series: Mandrake Falls Four Seasons Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,520. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
In this sexy small town romantic comedy, a bureaucratic mix-up forces the dedicated bachelor Hudson Grace (last seen in The Jilting) to spend his Christmas holidays in close quarters with soap opera star, Michael Shannon. Under the distracting supervision of hunky Hudson Grace, Michael strives to remember her goals: 1) Keep name in lights 2) Keep environmentalist boyfriend happy 3) Look fabulous.
Lie for Me
Series: Mandrake Falls Four Seasons Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,200. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Sworn enemies ... until they pretend to be lovers. Is the lie really the truth? Shelby Porter doesn't like Sheriff Sawyer McIntyre and everyone in town knows it. The only person oblivious to their feud is Dolly Porter, Shelby and Sawyer's much-loved aunt. Dolly's health hasn't been good of late; she frets about Shelby's single status. To ease her mind, Shelby tells a little white lie....
The Jilting
Series: Mandrake Falls Four Seasons Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Writewood Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
They were best friends forever. Until one of them fell in love. In this sexy screwball comedy romance, Ryder Dean has been Scout Rutherford’s best friend since they were eight-years-old and there was a pretty good chance she was in love with him. So why was she marrying Noel Trace? Because he was rich, older and he said YES. Nothing ever happens in Mandrake Falls except the day Scout got jilted.

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