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Dawn Ireland

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October 20




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About this author

“Once Upon a Time” are four of Dawn’s favorite words. Her love of story became a love of romance when she read Georgette Heyer’s, Devil’s Cub. It inspired her to write stories with strong characters that discover love is never easy, but always worthwhile.

Dawn’s written several award-winning novels set in Georgian England – an era filled with rules and intrigue. Her characters often defy “Society” as they pursue love, run away, pursue, run away – well, you get the idea.

Then again, she might write romance in order to do the research. What other profession encourages you to sit in the audience at Harlequin’s Male Model search, and take notes, or just sigh?

Dawn lives in a Victorian home in Upstate New York with her husband and very independent...more

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Average rating: 3.93 · 100 ratings · 18 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
Love's Guardian
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Highland Sons: The Mackay Saga
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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The Perfect Duke
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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All I Want For Christmas Is...
4.64 of 5 stars 4.64 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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The Last Victim by Karen Robards
The Last Victim
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I don't usually read books written in first person, but I enjoyed this story. As a matter of fact, I picked up "The Last Kiss Goodbye" and was into the book when I realized it was the second in a series. I stopped reading and went back to get "The La...more
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The Last Kiss Goodbye by Karen Robards
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I picked up "The Last Kiss Goodbye" and was into the story when I realized it was the second in a series. I stopped reading and went back to get "The Last Victim" so I could read them in order.

In both books Karen Robards made me care about the ghost-...more
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"Ghyllee wrote: "it's not that, though in my search, that title came up and is now on my TBR list. :D

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"My late Georgian, early Regency fits the first description "perfectly." (The book is "The Perfect Duke.")

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"Love's Guardian is a historical romance set in Georgian Era. Love at First Hate story with romance and adventure. On sale at Amazon from July 17-23.Lo...more "
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 Danielle The Book Huntress (Angels Weep For Goodreads) Hi Dawn. Thanks for the friendvite. Russian is a fun language for me to learn. It's very different initially, but I am hooked on it. I look forward to chatting with you in the future.

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