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Review: To Sin With a Scoundrel

To Sin With a Scoundrel Author: Cara Elliott Publisher: Grand Central Pub. Date: February 23, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0446541299 Retail Price: $6.99 384 pages A reclusive widow known for her scientific scholarship, Lady Ciara Sheffield is shadowed by rumors that she …

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And the winners are…

The winner of Cathy Maxwell’s THE MARRIAGE RING is… JM LANGE Congrats JM! Please email me your contact information at historicals at smittenbybooks dot com. AND The winner of Miranda Neville’s THE WILD MARQUIS is… KAREN H. Congrats, Karen! Please …

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Review: Promise Me Tonight

Promise Me Tonight Author: Sara Lindsey Publisher: NAL / Signet Pub. Date: February 2, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0451229373 Retail Price: $6.99 320 pages Isabella is determined to marry James… Isabella Weston has loved James Sheffield for as long as she can …

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Review: Knight of Glory

Most authors have thick skins because opinions are so subjective when it comes to their work. That said, I’d like to briefly explain how I tackle the dreaded DNF reviews I receive from the reviewers. If I can find another …

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Best Historical of 2009 Giveaway!

As promised, today I’m giving away 3 copies of Jennifer Ashley’s, The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie, The Season’s 2009 Best Historical recipient. I have to say that I bought this book because of all the great buzz it was …

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Review: Lessons From a Scarlet Lady

Lessons From a Scarlet Lady Author: Emma Wildes Publisher: NAL / Signet Eclipse Pub. Date: January 5, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0451228796 Retail Price: $6.99 336 pages The Duke of Rolthven’s new wife, Brianna, is the perfect aristocratic bride. So what would …

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Miranda Neville ~ Writer Envy

If you’re a writer, you’ve experienced it at one time or another. If it was a disease, we’d all be wiped out by it. Thank goodness it only makes us human. Today please welcome Miranda Neville to the blog as …

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Review: Taming the Highland Bride

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 …

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Review: The Marriage Ring

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 …

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And the winners are…

Congratulations, ladies! Please email your contact information to me at historicals at smittenbybooks 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

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 …

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Giveaway: Goddess of the Hunt

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 …

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