FATAL THRONE is a collaboration between seven authors. M.T.
Anderson fills the role and male voice of Henry VIII. The
six female authors; Deborah Hopkinson, Lisa Ann Sandell,
Stephanie Hemphill, Jennifer Donnelly, Linda Sue Park, and
Candace Fleming; take on a queen a piece. The queens'
stories are vastly Read more...
Colin Brockhurst, Earl of Ravenshire, returns home to
prevent the sale of his beloved childhood home, Sommerall,
where his mother is buried, but his father has other plans.
If Colin wants the house then he must marry and give up his
rakish ways. As his very last resort, Colin turns Read more...
Laura Rose White is more at home on a steamboat than she
will ever be on land. She is a gifted steamboat pilot, but
she's a woman. In society's view no woman can be a
licensed pilot. Author Stephanie Grace Whitson's writing
really highlights how aggravating it Read more...
Our hero and heroine meet under strange circumstances. Devon
is stalked by a woman in blue all the way from Bond Street
to a seedy tavern where under false names they chat over
drinks. They leave after a bar brawl and end up having a
romp in the back of Read more...
DOWNTON TABBY by Chris Kelly is a parody of the beloved
television series Downton Abbey. DOWNTON TABBY replaces the
human cast with various breeds of cats, appropriately chosen
based on their personality and status, drawing humorous
parallels between gentry and the royals of the animal
kingdom. DOWNTON TABBY follows Downton Read more...
Roguish Anthony Keaton, Earl of Ellis, and spirited Lady
Gabrielle Forest, sister to the Duke of Foxhaven, have known
each other since childhood. Anthony and Gabby were secretly
engaged before Anthony left her for four months without a
word. When Anthony returns from securing his daughter from
his first marriage Read more...
Emily Highfill Grant is an heiress with a hankering to go
west and have an adventure. Emily sneaks onto her
grandfather's Pullman train car that is set and ready to go
for her mother's journey to San Francisco. At the last
minute her mother changes her mind and Read more...
A young Abigail Adams is reached out to by her younger
nephew, Horace Thaxter, after a threat on his life. Abigail
travels to Harvard in Cambridge to see him and investigate.
It seems that Horace's love for foreign tongues has brought
him unfriendly attention. Reading Horace's account as Read more...
Beautiful but unwell Lucinda Carter is escaping from her
life as a "Lady of the Night" in Fort Worth, Texas. Lucinda
takes coaches, a train, and a boat to become a teacher in
the Middle Bayou, which is all part of her lover's plan to
find the treasure of Read more...
Sixteen year old Colette Iselin is on a class trip to Paris
planning on having the time of her life and maybe looking
into her family history. Colette is a typical girl trying
to impress her rich spoiled friends, Hannah and Pilar, and
wade through her life's new circumstances Read more...
Already deeply in debt, George Upperton learns that his
mistress is with child and she and her aggressive brother
want him to pay her a hefty compensation. George flees with
his family to his newlywed friend Revelstoke's house party
where he hopes to get a loan or hustle the Read more...
Lonely Leah's life just isn't going her way. Jilted by her
ex-boyfriend Kevin so he could be with his fiancee and
feeling abandoned by her best friend, the newly married
Jaime, Leah decides to follow Jaime's example and head to
the past to find her perfect Read more...
Billy Bartram joins his father John, the Botanist, on an
expedition with the secret American Philosophical Society
founded by his father and Benjamin Franklin and based in
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Their mode of transport, a
massive flying aeroship baptized the de Terzi. Their
destination, the lost Welsh Kingdom of Prince Madoc Read more...
Yue-ying is the servant of Mingyu, the most sought after
courtesan at the Lotus Palace. Yue-ying's face is marred by
a bright red birthmark, therefore she cannot be a courtesan
as well and before she became Mingyu's servant she suffered
life as a prostitute. Bai Huang Read more...
Silla is an apothecary and healer halfway through her
journeyman trial on the way to becoming a Master healer for
the High Temple of Our Lady of Light, where she was trained.
She is still innocent even though she has had a hard life
and has been on the road Read more...
Tragedy strikes. Ambersley is almost destroyed by fire, the
duke and duchess are killed, and their little daughter Amber
Johanna Vaughan is lost and traumatized. She is found by
the gardener, Tom. He and his wife, Martha, decide to take
her in and disguise her as a boy named Johnny Read more...
Andrew Carrington, the Earl of Bellingham, Bell for short,
is looking for a new mistress. Innocent widow Laura
Davenport, Lady Chesfield, catches his eye at Lady
Atherton's ball. Laura wants nothing to do with him until
desperate times calls for desperate measures. In an effort
to keep her wayward Read more...
After the wedding of her brother, Lord Rawdon, Genevieve
Stafford is told the romantic legend of St. Dwynwen. The
legend says that when one prays before the statue of St.
Dwynwen with a true and earnest heart, love will come to
you. Genevieve flippantly prays to the old battered wood Read more...
Jilted Maximillian Burke, the Lord Dravenwood, is running
from his old life, his family, society, and all of their
expectations. Max ends up in a decrepit manor on the cliffs
of Cornwall that had been acquired by his family for next to
nothing. The townspeople will not go near the Read more...
THE SHADOW'S HEIR by K. J. Taylor is about a girl trying to
find the land where she belongs only to find she may not
belong anywhere. Laela Redguard of Sturrick is a half-breed,
the child of a Southern woman and a Northern man. Laela has
her mother Read more...
I love to read. I love to travel. But
nothing is better than being transported
to a faraway land by a good book.
Also anywhere Disney I am so there...