. And him. In the end, his best idea is to bring Charity to his lifelong best friend Henrietta and that's when the fun and surprises begin. It all begins when a chivalrous and rich young gallant takes pity on a pathetic poor relation in a neighboring family. I owe her many happy hours. Margaret Drabble. Before long he is so entangled in his efforts to help her that every step he takes leads to some hilarious new confusion.
Charity Girl Regency Romances Book 27 #ad - Her sense of period is superb, her heroines are enterprising, and her heroes dashing. Georgette Heyer is unbeatable. Sunday telegrapha young and lovely runaway alone on the road to LondonMiss Charity Steane is running away from the drudgery of her aunt's household to find her grandfather. The romantic conclusions are not what you may expect, but that adds to the fun.
The Foundling Regency Romances Book 8Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - One morning, in amoment of unaccustomed resolution, His Grace made up his mind. I shall try to discover, ' he decided, 'whether I am a man, or only a duke. New york times Book Review. What happens when a many-titled Duke decides to play hookey from his suffociaating dignity. Kirkus reviewsthe duke of sale is out to prove himselfThe shy, young Duke of Sale has never known his parents.
But he has no sooner entered this new and dangerous world than he is plunged into a frenzy of intrigue, adventure, kidnapping, and surprises at every turn. Orphaned at birth, earl, thrice baron, bullied by his well-meaning guardian, hemmed in by theaffectionate ministrations of a small army of family retainers, duke, His Grace of Salehad reached the age of 24 without ever making a decision for himself In all hislife the titular master of Sale House, marquis, had neverso much as selected a cravat for his own wardrobe .
The Foundling Regency Romances Book 8 #ad - . Instead, gilly for short, his grace Adolphus Gillespie Vernon Ware, has endured twenty-four years of rigorous mollycoddling from his uncle and valet. But his natural diffidence conceals a rebellious spirit. A mysterious beauty provides the perfect opportunityWhen Gilly hears of Belinda, the beautiful foundling who appears to be blackmailing his cousin, he absconds with glee.
Lady of Quality Regency Romances Book 28Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - But when annis embroils herself in the affairs of a pretty runaway heiress, Miss Lucilla Carleton, she is destined to see a great deal of her fugitive's uncivil and high-handed guardian, Mr. A writer of great wit and style. I've read her books to ragged shreds. Kate fenton, daily telegraphthe spirited and independent Miss Annis Wychwood is twenty-nine and well past the age for falling in love.
They don't play us false. Oliver Carleton. Miss heyer is in top form. Romantic, amusing, and full of tart-tongued comment on the mores of the time. Publishers weekly"set in Bath in the last years of the Regency, it has the authentic Heyer sparkle. Woman's Journal. Befriending the wayward girl brings unexpected consequences, among them the conflicting emotions aroused by her guardian, who is quite the rudest man Annis has ever met.
Lady of Quality Regency Romances Book 28 #ad - . Georgette heyer's historical novels have charmed and delighted millions of readers. Her smart, when drawing rooms sparkled with well-dressed nobility, independent heroines and dashing heroes brilliantly illuminate one of the most exciting and fascinating eras of English history, and romantic intrigues ruled the day.
False Colours Regency Romances Book 23Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - If evelyn fails to meet the Dowager Lady Stavely in a few days as planned, the betrothal could be off. A quick-minded heiressthe fancot family's fortunes are riding on Evelyn's marriage to the self-possessed Cressy Stavely, and her formidable grandmother's approval of the match. Reading georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane Austen.
Publishers weekly a missing twinSomething is very wrong, and the Honourable Christopher "Kit" Fancot can sense it. She was known as the queen of Regency romance, and was legendary for her research, historical accuracy, and her extraordinary plots and characterizations. A fortune in the balancewhen the incorrigible lady fancot persuades her son to impersonate his twin just for one night, she promises the masquerade sets off a tangled sequence of events that engage Kit's heart far more deeply than he'd ever anticipated with his brother's fiancée-who might know much more about what's going on than she cares to reveal.
False Colours Regency Romances Book 23 #ad - . A writer of great wit and style. Kit returns to london on leave from the diplomatic service to find that his twin brother Evelyn has disappeared and his extravagant mother's debts have mounted alarmingly. I've read her books to ragged shreds.
Cousin Kate Regency Romances Book 26Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - But the household is strange and strained?Kate's uncle lives in his own private wing, and her handsome, moody cousin Torquil lives in another. A dark family secretas bizarre events unfold and Kate begins to question the reasons for her aunt's unexpected generosity, she has no one to confide in but her cousin Philip.
Before it's too late?What readers say:"Flawless gothic romance. A dark and different Regency romance. Cousin kate remains a classic heyer study of character and Regency attitudes, and boasts a wonderfully warm and generous heroine who it is impossible to dislike and one of Heyer's most pleasant and agreeable heroes.
A superior georgette heyer work; a bit darker and more serious than most of her other books, but as always there is the fast wit and a happy ending. ". Enjoy one of only two Heyer Gothic Regency romances. Miss heyer serves up a very different sort of tale in the same period setting, nothing less than a full-fledged Gothic.
Cousin Kate Regency Romances Book 26 #ad - And a very expert job she does of it, too, screams in the night, romance, dark hints of something best left unmentioned? nicely leavened with wit, complete with a remote and forbidding country house, and wonderful period slang. Publishers weekly a surprising invitationKate Malvern is rescued from penury by her aunt Minerva, who brings her to stay at Staplewood.
Sympathetic though he may appear, will he tell her what she most needs to know.
Bath Tangle Regency Romances Book 14Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - Witty, humorous, a well-constructed plot. Candace camp, new york Times bestselling author of SuddenlyA Delightful Tangle of Affairs. The earl of spenborough had always been noted for his eccentricity. Leaving a widow younger than his own daughter Serena was one thing, but leaving his fortune to the trusteeship of the Marquis of Rotherham ? the one man the same daughter had jilted ? was quite another.
When serena and her lovely young stepmother Fanny decide to move to Bath, Serena makes an odd new friend and discovers an old love. Before long, they're all entangled in a clutter of marriage and manners the likes of which even Regency Bath has rarely seen. What readers say:"bath Tangle has all the fun and frolic that has delighted Ms.
Bath Tangle Regency Romances Book 14 #ad - Heyer's fans for years""Brilliant character portrayals, wity dialogue, vivid imagery, and smooth pacing. A novel not to be missed!""Romance, history, nastalgia-who could ask for more? The story is. Full of humorous suspense.
April Lady Regency Romances Book 16Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - It's the sheer fun of reading on a high entertainment level. Graceful and exciting. When young newlywed lady nell cardross begins to fill her days with fashion and frivolity, the earl has to wonder whether she really did marry him for his money, as his family so helpfully suggests. For such an experience, April Lady is tops.
The best kind of 'escape' story. Library journalwhat seems a marriage of convenience. It's downright delicious. Chicago sunday tribune. And now nell doesn't dare tell him the truth. Is getting trickier all the time. He thought he was marrying for love, but between his concern over his wife's spending sprees, and attempting to prevent his own half sister from a disastrous elopement, rescuing her impulsive brother from one scrape after another, it's no wonder the much–tried earl can't see where he's gone wrong .
April Lady Regency Romances Book 16 #ad - . Georgette Heyer has done it again.
Sprig Muslin Regency Romances Book 15Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - How can the quiet, intelligent hester hope to compete with such a lively young lady? WHAT READERS ARE SAYING: "Wonderful Heyer! You must read this one, really it's one of her best. At her age, no one would expect her to turn down such an eligible suitor. I recommend georgette Heyer to anyone in need of a bit of cheering up.
". I had exactly the same reaction to sprig muslin that I had with Austen's Pride and Prejudice-an overwhelming sense of relief and satisfaction that it had ended in exactly the way I had wanted it to. Charming and funny. Crisp, funny, and wonderful to read. The best regency-era romance novel ever written. Lady hester stuns both him and her family when she refuses him.
Sprig Muslin Regency Romances Book 15 #ad - A dashing man of honor. This turns out to be a challenge as Amanda seems to possess an imagination as intriguing as it is dangerous.
Friday's Child Regency Romances Book 6Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - A lightsome, brightsome comedy. Kirkus reviews"nimble, light-hearted chronicle of high London society in the time of the Regency. The new yorker georgette Heyer's sparkling romances have charmed and delighted millions of readers. Heyer's heroines are smart and independent; her heroes are dashing noblemen who know how to handle a horse, fight a duel, or address a lady.
Whisking her off to london, green bride can get into, Sherry discovers there is no end to the scrapes his young, and she discovers the excitement and glamorous social scene of the ton. Not until a deep misunderstanding erupts and Sherry almost loses his bride, does he plumb the depths of his own heart, and surprises himself with the love he finds there.
Friday's Child Regency Romances Book 6 #ad - Reading georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane Austen. Publishers weeklygeorgette heyer 1902?1974 wrote over fifty novels, mysteries, including Regency romances, and historical fiction. She was known as the queen of Regency romance, historical accuracy, and was legendary for her research, and her extraordinary plots and characterizations.
. And her sense of humor is legendary. When the incomparable miss milbourne spurns the impetuous Lord Sherington's marriage proposal she laughs at him-laughs! he vows to marry the next female he encounters, who happens to be the young, penniless Miss Hero Wantage, who has adored him all her life. Her characters brilliantly illuminate one of the most exciting and fascinating eras of English history-when drawing rooms sparkled with well-dressed nobility and romantic intrigues ruled the day.
Black Sheep Regency Romances Book 25Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - But he turns out to be Abbie's most important ally in keeping her niece out of trouble. But how can he possibly be considered eligible when she has worked so hard to rebuff his own nephew's suit for her niece? And how can she possibly detach from an ailing sister who needs her? This is a heroine who has to be, literally, swept off her feet.
. Abigail wendover, on the shelf at 28, is kept busy when her niece falls head over heels in love with a handsome fortune hunter and Abbie is forced into a confrontation with his scandalous uncle. Miles calvery is the black sheep of his family- enormously rich from a long sojourn in India, disconcertingly blunt and brash.
The Reluctant Widow Regency Romances Book 7Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - The plot involves comedy, espionage, cloaks and daggers, intrigue, and things going bump in the night - served with a sauce of witty repartee that is the Heyer hallmark. Unforgettable. One of my favorites!""A delightfully funny and mysterious romp. Reading georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane Austen.
Publisher's Weekly. Lively, amusing. Done to a turn!"-Kirkus ReviewsA fateful mistake. When elinor rochdale boards the wrong coach, she ends up not at her prospective employer's home but at the estate of Eustace Cheviot, a dissipated and ruined young man on the verge of death. A momentous decision. His cousin, mr ned carlyon, persuades Elinor to marry Eustace as a simple business arrangement.
The Reluctant Widow Regency Romances Book 7 #ad - And mr carlyon won't let her leave. What readers are saying about The Reluctant Widow"Delightful and purely entertaining.