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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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So What Do You Really Think of Reviews?

I realize that the judging of a book is terribly subjective. Readers have different tastes etc. What is vastly appealing to one can cause another’s eyes to roll in disgust. So one person’s take on a book is generally that, …

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Review: Secrets of Sin

Secrets of Sin Author: Chloe Harris Publisher: Aphrodisia Pub. Date: January 26, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0758238535 Retail Price: $14.00 Pages: 320 THREE DAYS… ENDLESS PLEASURE On a Caribbean island of alluring delights, Emiline du Ronde-Barhydt commands a large estate, vast wealth, …

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And the winners are…

Question: Who is the Armstrongs’ housekeeper (answer on page 304)? Answer: Mrs. Delacroix The winner of the $25 Amazon Gift Certificate for answering the above question from SINFUL SURRENDER is… Sue Ahn Congrats, Sue Ahn! I will be contacting you …

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And the winners are…

AND Congratulations, ladies! Please contact me at historicals at smittenbybooks dot com with your contact information to collect your book.

Author Under the Radar ~ Claudia Dain

The first time I ever saw the name Claudia Dain was when I happened upon the cover of How to Dazzle a Duke. The seductive look on the heroine’s face intrigued me. Then I noted that it was a trade. …

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Giveaway: Gems of Historicals

I’ve had to delay my post on Authors Under the Radar: Claudia Dain. But have no fear, I will be posting it on March 2nd. In the meanwhile, I have 3 (three) wonderful historicals to giveaway. Just comment to enter …

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And the winners are…

Congratulations, ladies! Please contact Rose at lerner dot rose at gmail dot com with your contact information!