Unmasking Miss Appleby (Baleful Godmother Historical Romance Series Book 1)

by: Emily Larkin

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"Sexy, unusual, and vastly entertaining."~ Anna Campbell, author of the Dashing Widows seriesShe’s not who she seems…On her 25th birthday, Charlotte Appleby receives an unusual gift from the Faerie godmother she never knew she had: the ability to change shape. Penniless and orphaned, she sets off for London to make her fortune as a man. But a position as secretary to Lord Cosgrove proves unexpectedly challenging. Someone is trying to destroy Cosgrove and his life is increasingly in jeopardy.As Charlotte plunges into London’s backstreets and brothels at Cosgrove’s side, hunting his persecutor, she finds herself fighting for her life—and falling in love…"The best historical romance I have read all year."~ Rachel @ Heroes & Heartbreakers*Desert Isle Keeper*~ Caz @ All About RomanceQ & A with the authorHow would you describe this series?It's Regency England with a dash of magic. I hope to take readers on a journey from the glittering...

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Genre: Historical Fiction

A Tale of Two Cities

by: James Morcan

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Novel by Charles Dickens, published both serially and in book form in 1859. The story is set in the late 18th century against the background of the French Revolution. Although Dickens borrowed from Thomas Carlyle's history, The French Revolution, for his sprawling tale of London and revolutionary Paris, the novel offers more drama than accuracy. The scenes of large-scale mob violence are especially vivid, if superficial in historical understanding. The complex plot involves Sydney Carton's sacrifice of his own life on behalf of his friends Charles Darnay and Lucie Manette. While political events drive the story, Dickens takes a decidedly antipolitical tone, lambasting both aristocratic tyranny and revolutionary excess--the latter memorably caricatured in Madame Defarge, who knits beside the guillotine. The book is perhaps best known for its opening lines, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times," and for Carton's last speech, in which he...

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Genre: Historical Fiction

Mask of Duplicity

by: Julia Brannan

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Awarded an IndieBRAG Gold MedallionReceived a Discovered Diamond review, and Awarded Cover of the MonthAwarded Book of the Month by Chill With A Book Readers' Award.#2 - Best 1700s Historical Fiction (Listopia) Following the death of their father, Beth's brother Richard returns from the army to claim his share of the family estate. However, Beth's hopes of a quiet life are dashed when Richard, dissatisfied with his meagre inheritance and desperate for promotion, decides to force her into a marriage for his military gain. And he will stop at nothing to get his way.Beth is coerced into a reconciliation with her noble cousins in order to marry well and escape her brutal brother. She is then thrown into the glittering social whirl of Georgian high society and struggles to conform. The effeminate but witty socialite Sir Anthony Peters offers to ease her passage into society and she is soon besieged by...

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Genre: Featured, Historical Fiction

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