A Most Scandalous Proposal by Ashlyn Macnamara

Redonk Nutshell: Man & woman go from best friends to lovers This was a sweet and somewhat traditional tale. Julia St. Claire isn’t sure how she feels about being pursued by an earl, especially the same earl that her sister has been crushing on for a long time. What Julia doesn’t know is that the earl […]

The Lass Wore Black by Karen Ranney

You’ll hold her when she cries, and try like hell to understand why she’s angry. You’ll coax her and reason with her, and stand shoulder-to-shoulder with her. You better damn well like her, my boy, because love is ninety percent like and ten percent passion. Redonk Nutshell: Recovering woman finds solace in her physician Catriona […]

Never Seduce a Scot by Maya Banks

I’m pleased to introduce my latest Rauncher, Olivia Somerset! *cheers* She’s fairly new to the Highlander genre, so I was excited to give her Maya Banks’ latest. Here is her take: Redonk Nutshell: Arranged political marriage results in interesting twist of romance The King wants to join bitter allies, the Montgomerys and the Armstrongs, so […]

Scandal Wears Satin by Loretta Chase

Redonk Nutshell: Clever woman helps rakish Earl track down his runaway sister Sophy Noirot is a brilliant master of disguise. She’s the middle sister of three,and she helps to run their dress shop by getting scoops on who is wearing what.  She dons disguises to get into places unnoticed and is a master manipulator who […]

How Miss Rutherford Got Her Groove Back by Sophie Barnes

Redonk Nutshell: When the man she’s been in love with since her childhood proposes to her best friend, Emily takes solace in the arms of his cousin Emily Rutherford is heartbroken when Adrian, her friend (and love of her life) proposes to her best friend.  When Francis, Adrian’s cousin, offers to take her and her […]

The Price of Temptation by Lecia Cornwall

Redonk Nutshell: Disgraced and endangered woman finds herself falling for her new footman, who is in actuality a spy I was intrigued by the premise of this story – Evelyn Renshaw, the wife of a traitor, is plagued by her husband’s treachery.  When she is attacked by a Frenchman  for the delivery a renowned magical French […]

Secrets of Surrender by Madeline Hunter

Redonk Nutshell:Marriage of convenience turns into a marraige of attractionRoselyn Longworth has gotten herself into a deplorable stuation.  She believed herself in love, but instead the Lord who had brought her to his bawdy party was now trying to sell her in an auction amid whores.  When Kyle Bradwell steps forward and buys her she’s […]

My Lord and Spymaster by Joanna Bourne

Redonk Nutshell: Former pickpocket hopes to root out the traitor in the London underworld in order to prove her father’s innocence, unintentionally enlisting the help of the man who put him in jail Ah, book three in Joanna Bourne’s Spymaster series.  The good news is that you don’t necessarily have to read these in chronological […]

Mistress by Marriage by Maggie Robinson

Redonk Nutshell: Husband who has banished his wife to “Courtesan Court” considers divorce despite their intense attraction I picked up this book (bundle, actually – these three books are currently available as an e-bundle) solely because of the buzz it generated via SmexyBooks, Smart Bitches Trashy Books, etc.  I wan’t sure what to expect, having […]

Fairest of them All by Teresa Medeiros

Redonk Nutshell: A legendary beauty disguises herself in a hideous costume to deter suitors in a competition for her hand, and inadvertently falls in love with one of them Fairest of them All  is the story of Holly, the legendary beauty who’s father wants her wed and holds a tournament to find her a husband. Never one […]