A Night Like This by Julia Quinn

“If you’re brave enough to want me, I will marry you.” He pulled her against him, kissing her with all the passion, and fear, and emotion he’d been holding inside of him for a week. “Bravery has nothing to do with it,” he told her, and he almost laughed, he was so exquisitely happy. “It’s […]

Author Spotlight: Julia Quinn

I’ve been ambushing the library’s paperback section lately, and I’ve honed in on specific authors.  I’ve read several books by Julia Quinn, and I have officially added her to my mental “favorite authors” list.  Her stuff is fantastic.  Witty, hilarious, romantic, sensual, dramatic and original.  I’m rarely disappointed in any book I pick up that’s […]

The Duke and I, Julia Quinn

Title: The Duke and I Author: Julia Quinn Redonk Nutshell: Official Synopsis: By all acounts, Simon Basset is one the verge of proposing to his best friend’s sister, the lovely—and almost-on-the-shelf—Daphne Bridgerton. But the two of them know the truth—it’s all an elaborate plan to keep Simon free from marriage-minded society mothers. And as for […]

What Happens In London (Bevelstoke Series #2), Julia Quinn

Title: What Happens In London (Bevelstoke Series #2) Author: Julia Quinn Olivia Bevelstoke is not only strikingly beautiful, she’s also intelligent and witty.  She also is plagued by a rumor a friend planted in her ear – her handsome new neighbor may have murdered his fiancee.  Olivia doesn’t believe it, but her intrigue leads her […]