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THE COWBOY’S BRIDE, #NewRelease

Author Kara O’Neal joins the blog today with the latest release (number 16!) in her Pike’s…

Stock up Your eReader and #ReadaRegency With these 99 cent Deals

Now that we’re past the unofficial end of summer in the U.S., it’s a good time…

Revisiting the Blacksmith and the Apothecary: Colonial Williamsburg

Enjoy another look at Colonial Williamsburg: I’m continuing this week with a couple more pictures from…

A Travel Diary in Pictures

I have travel on the brain, but unfortunately, some limiting health issues have descended on my…

More about Gaudy Male Fashions of the Eighteenth Century

Buttons A few weeks ago I blogged a couple of times about gaudy men’s clothing in…

TO CLAIM THE LONG-LOST LOVER; #NewRelease #ReadaRegency

My guest today is fellow Storm & Shelter author Jude Knight, who has a fantastic new…

Ending Soon #99cent Sale #ReadaRegency

I hope your summer (or for those of you in the Southern Hemisphere, winter) is going…

Spotlight on THE WAYWARD SON, #ReadaRegency #NewRelease

Author Caroline Warfield is back today with another new historical romance. THE WAYWARD SON releases 7/22/21.…

THE INVENTOR’S HEART, #NewRelease

Author Kara O’Neal is here to tell us about her new release and the special heroine…

Spotlight on THE PRICE OF GLORY #ReadaRegency #NewRelease

A new release from historical romance author, Caroline Warfield, The Price of Glory, in the Children…

The Glittering Eighteenth Century

Early this month I blogged about the glittering, garish fashions of men in the Georgian era.…

Avoiding the “Oops”, From the #HistoricalResearch Files

Blunders and boo-boos I’ve just sent off my latest story Claims of the Heart, for developmental…

HIS LORDSHIP’S INCORRIGIBLE WIFE, #NewRelease #ReadaRegency

Tomorrow is release day for author Barbara Monajem’s new book, His Lordship’s Incorrigible Wife. His Lordship’s…

Political Smear or Not? #HistoricalFiction

One of the books on my keeper shelf taps into a centuries-old political smear for a…

The Great Male Renunciation: Masculine Fashion History

Men’s Fashions for Georgia-era Historical Romance Fans I love the early Georgian-set novels of Lucinda Brandt,…

In Search of a Hand #HistoricalResearch

If you read my latest novel, Fated Hearts, you know that one of the characters lost…

Books Not on my Keeper Shelf (But They Should Be!)

Missing A recent blog post on Paris Review reminded me that my Keeper Shelf is missing…

The Rumford Stove #Historical Research

The Heart of the Home I’ve been in the midst of a kitchen renovation and have…

Historical Mystery You Don’t Want to Miss!

Lately I’ve been reading more historical mysteries. I particularly like Regency mysteries with quirky heroines. Last…

TEMPERED TRUTH, Book 5 in the Edgy, Inspirational Tempered Series  

Pamela Thibodeaux joins the blog today with the latest book in her Tempered Series! Tempered Truth…

The Smuggling Vicar of Gorleston

Here I am, talking about the subject of eighteenth and nineteenth century smuggling again! Have you…

Storm & Shelter Release Day Blog Hop

The Following has appeared in the Teatime Tattler Newssheet: Scandal in the Old Wing Dearest Reader,…

THE TENDER FLOOD, in the STORM & SHELTER Collection

Release day is coming for Storm & Shelter, A Bluestocking Belles Collection With Friends! Bluestocking Belle…

A DREAM COME TRUE in the STORM & SHELTER Collection

Please welcome my guest, Jude Knight. Jude is one of the fabulous authors of the Bluestocking…

Two Unforgettable Romances in a Boxed Set

Unforgettable Romance Last year I got back the rights for my second published story, Bella’s Band…