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Passionate Promises by Victoria Vane
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it was amazing

This is a great box set with well known Historical Romance authors some I have read from when they came out . Here are a bit about the box set
Bronwen Evens
This is book 3 of the Wicked Wagers . Gere is Historical Romance .

This is a short Novella .Hero is Henry who becomes an Earl and Heroinine is Ally daughter of a Duke .
About the story . We have both Ally and Henry poking for true love in a marriage which is very unusual in the Ton . Ally has loved Henry since she was very young and he saved her . Meanwhile Henry lost his Mistress Millicent to another Lord . Lord Henry is devastated and the Marquis and the Duke from book 1and 2 make a bet with him . Either find a wife in a month or he has to pick one of the 2 ladies they name for him .
Henry every night goes to his garden and speaks to his deceased brother . During a ball Henry dances with Ally . When the ball finishes he goes to a brothel but nothing happens . He can't do anything You have to get this to find out the name of the Brothel . The name is brilliant. Henry then goes home to his Garden and speaks to his deceased brother again . He does fall and hits his head on a statue of Aphrodite . With blood coming out
Lady Ally sees that and she tries to help his . He then gropes her and kisses her . She is then felling very excited but he calls her Millicent (his former mistress) . Ally gets up and leaves . But she losses an earring . When Henry comes sees the earring he needs to find the owner . The next day he sees Ally in his garden looking for something . And low and behold his body is reacting to her .
They both are playing cat and mouse with each other for love . Does Henry confront Ally ??? They both have a few surprises for each other . And Marcus and Sabline are playing matchmaker

Never Tempt a Rogue by Christy Carlye
We have Felicity as a chaperone. Her uncle sent her to a house Party so her cousin may find a husband . Lord Alex who is a viscount (Lord Lindsay ) wrote a handbook with his friends . And the book is Scandalous. The group of lords are called Rogues . Her cousin is infatuated with Lord Alex . Felicity goes up to Lord Alex and tells him to stay away from her cousin .
Lord Alex doesn't want anything to do with Felicity cousin .... He wants felicity . Lord Alex aunt who is having the party has other ideas .. Grab it and see .

Barbara Monajem is a great story that will have you laughing in some parts . This is the 4th one that I have read from Barbara
We have Lord Quickthorn that is part fai going back to the small village that he was from . He meets his half sister that is custodian of the wishing well. His sister wants a little break (a holiday) he agrees to take over . We have the heroine Gwen going to the well for a boon . She wants her prideful sister to say I'm sorry to Sir Charles . She and Sir Charles got into a fight and they both are to full of Pride to patch it up . Lord Quickthorn eyeing Gwen . Meanwhile Gwen's sister wants the Lord just for Spite . Do the misunderstanding work themselves off.

Collette Cameron's. A kiss for Miss Kingsley Hero is Allan . Heroine is Olivia
We have Olivia returning after 3 years in Barbados. She was in love with Allan . Allan now is a viscount that needs to do his duty and beget a hair . They meet again at a ball that Viscount Allan parents are holding . Olivia is heartbroken because she is still in Love with Allan and Allan feels betrayed. Olivia had promised to return after a yr meanwhile it has been 3 . Did Allan become Engaged or does Olivia stand a chance

I loved Michelle McLean Scottish Highway man story during King Charles time . The highway man is a Lord . He steals some bags of gold from a very rich merchant and kidnaps the daughter. Is he found out

Violetta Rand one was so fantastic . Part one to a new series .
We have Lady Sophia who was going to be engaged at midnight to someone . She wants one more night of freedom . Sophia and her cousin go out from the castle walls . They were told that the world ends near the castle walls but Lady Sophia is curious. That is where she meets Prince Victor . He has powers that he can't show. He prays for Lady Sophia to Odin . He prays for both of them to be together
I loved Victoria Vane one . How a young man made a promise to a lady who he wanted as a wife but not until he was financial secure . He told her to give him 3 yrs but he wrote to her to break it off . Why ???
Ella Quinn's one is about an American that is going to France to look for a husband . She needs her other half to help in the Company that her father started . The Heroine doesn't want an English man and defently no Lord .
She goes to France with her aunt . Then they both go to England . Her aunt is reunited with a lord she has always loved .
Our Heroine is introduced to Lord Frank . He is a dukes son . So there is 2 strikes again him. Only thing is Lord Frank's feeling is growing . Does Lord Frank forget about his family and make a go of it as a mer Mister . What does the Duke say
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January 25, 2016 – Shelved
January 25, 2016 – Shelved as: to-read
February 15, 2016 – Started Reading
February 16, 2016 – Finished Reading

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