Collette Cameron’s TO LOVE A HIGHLAND ROGUE – Charming Story of a Match Made by the King

Set in the Highlands in 1720, this is the story of Logan Rutherford, Laird of Lockelieth…

Johanna Lindsey’s LOVE ONLY ONCE – The First of the Rogues and a Good Beginning to the Malory Saga

In this first in the Malory series, we meet Lord Edward and Lady Charlotte Malory and…

Karen Robards’ FORBIDDEN LOVE – Masterful Storytelling Will Keep You Reading Late Into the Night!

Seduced by her guardian, Justin, Earl of Weston, at his estate in Ireland when she was…

Christine Monson’s RANGOON – A Love Story from 19th century Burma and a Wild Ride!

Set Burma in the 19thcentury in the era of Queen Victoria, this story is brought to…

Lisa Gregory’s BONDS OF LOVE – Exciting Civil War Love Story—a Classic!

What can I say about this book? It’s a well-written page-turner, a bodice ripper and Lisa…

Laurel McKee’s DUCHESS OF SIN – Entertaining Irish “Regency Style” Romance

  This is the second in McKee’s Sisters of Erin trilogy (Countess of Scandal, Duchess Of…

Sara Hely’s THE LEGEND OF THE GREEN MAN – Superb Storytelling in this Irish Classic

  Set at the dawn of the Regency period (years after the defeat of the Irish…

Karen Robards’ ISLAND FLAME – An Exciting Bodice Ripper with Pirates—very well done!

  You cannot beat Robards for an exciting read. This one and its sequel Sea Fire…

Dorothy Dunnett’s CHECKMATE – A Scottish Hero Like None Other and the Woman who Loves Him, a Keeper in a great series!

  Set in 1557, this is book 6 in a most exceptional series. Our hero, Francis…

Catherine Coulter’s DEVIL’S EMBRACE – Enthralling 18th Century Story of Capture and an Earl who acts like a Pirate!

  This was Coulter’s first historical romance, published in 1985, and it is a superbly written,…

Victoria Vane’s BRETON WOLF – Excellent Viking Novella Set in 10th Century Brittany

  Set in 10th century Brittany, this is the story of Adele of Vannes, the daughter…

Gina Conkle’s NORSE JEWEL – Intriguing Viking Story

 Set in 1022, the story begins in the “land of the Franks” (today’s France, since she…

Marti Talbott’s THE VIKING – A Viking in Scotland and a Well-Told Tale

January is Viking romance month on Historical Romance Review. I’m starting with the first in a…

Shirl Henke’s CAPTURE THE SUN – Superb Western Classic with a Wonderful Half Cheyenne Hero!

Shirl Henke serves up richly detailed Western romances that will keep you up late at night,…

Dorothy Dunnett’s THE DISORDERLY KNIGHTS – Francis Lymond goes to Malta for a Worthy Adventure!

This is the third in Dunnett’s The Lymond Chronicles, the wonderful adventure series of historical novels…

Dorothy Dunnett’s QUEENS’ PLAY – Lymond Goes to France to Guard the Young Queen of Scots

Set in the 16th century, this is the second in the Lymond Chronicles and follows Francis…

Stacy Reid’s WHEN THE EARL WAS WICKED – Bare-fisted fighter teaches a lady of quality to fight

Set in the Victorian era, this is the story of Lady Verity Ayles who, having been…

Leila Snow’s PROOF OF VIRTUE – Victorian Heroine Goes from Pit to Pinnacle

Set in Manchester, England in 1848, this is the story of Emma Belden, an orphan with…

An Early Christmas gift! The Holly & The Thistle is free!

  London, December 1818 Lady Emily Picton’s only thought upon entering Berry’s wine shop was to…

J. R. Tomlin’s NOBLE TRAITOR – Vivid story of some of the First War for Scottish Independence

There were so many things I liked about this book, the depth of research, the medieval…

I’m off to the Highlands and Isles of Scotland!

  To my blog followers…I am off to the Highlands of Scotland, and specifically, to Argyll…

Elizabeth Chadwick’s TO DEFY A KING – Brilliant Telling of Love in the midst of Terrible Times in King John’s England

October is Medieval month on the blog and I’m beginning with a great story.   Set…

Georgette Heyer’s THE TOLL-GATE – Clever, Cant-filled Regency!

This Regency is the story of Captain John Staple, back from the battlefront and bored with…

Sue London’s TRIALS OF ARTEMIS – Her Name is Jack And She Knows How to Fight, a Regency

This is book 1 in the Haberdashers series though I might have thought it was book…

Lisa Kleypas’ WORTH ANY PRICE – Last of the Runners Gives into Love

Book 3 of the Bow Street Runners trilogy begins in 1839 and tells the story of…