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Laurie Benson is an award-winning historical romance author who writes books about men in boots and the women who fall for them. She began her writing career as an advertising copywriter, where she learned more than you could ever want to know about hot dogs and credit score reports. Her interest in history began when she was in elementary school, and that interest was fueled by many visits to many museums. In 2015 Laurie was honored to become a Romance Writers of America Golden Heart® finalist.

When she isn't at her laptop avoiding laundry, Laurie can be found browsing antique shops, going on ridiculously long hikes, or sitting in her car on the school pickup line. She lives with her husband and two sons in a house filled with testosterone—
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Panoramas: A Regency Era Rarity in Public Entertainment

Panorama of the Palace and Gardens of Versailles, by John Vanderlyn, 1818-1819. Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.



A few years ago, I was visiting The Metropolitan Museum of Art with my friend Catherine when we stumbled upon an unusual piece of art, purely by accident. It was tucked inside a small round room on the bottom floor of the American Wing and as I crossed the threshold, I knew we

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“Her little sister, who wasn’t so very little any more at two and twenty, just sighed thinking about her marriage. And it wasn’t even the kind of sigh you made when you were disgusted with something. This was the kind of sigh you made when you were in love. Lizzy wanted to push her off the sofa.”
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