Category: Lady Wesley

AUDIO REVIEW: Slightly Dangerous by Mary Balogh – Narrated by Rosalyn Landor

Review by Lady Wesley Slightly Dangerous was released in 2004, as the culmination of Mary Balogh’s Bedwyn Saga, which follows the lives of Wulfric Bedwyn, Duke of Bewcastle, and his five siblings. It has gone on to become her most popular book, with a 4.6/5 rating on Amazon and 4.2/5 on Goodreads, and is firmly placed among the top ten...

Retro Review: The Suffragette Scandal (Brothers Sinister #4) by Courtney Milan

Review by Lady Wesley My thoughts upon finishing this book: Wow! How can I write a review that does justice to this magnificent novel? Well, I can’t, but for what it’s worth, here goes. Huzzah! Courtney Milan! This heart-tugging story of two people living in a world into which they do not fit is an appropriate ending to Milan’s brilliant...

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No Other Duke Will Do (Windham Brides #3) by Grace Burrowes

Purchase Now from Amazon Julian St. David, Duke of Haverford, is barely keeping his head above water in a sea of inherited debts. Though he has a long-term plan to restore the family finances, his sister has a much faster solution: host a house party for London’s single young ladies and find Julian a wealthy bride. Elizabeth Windham has no...

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AUDIO REVIEW: The Rake by Mary Jo Putney, narrated by Mark Meadows

This title may be downloaded from Audible. Known as the despair of the Davenports, Reginald is a disinherited, disgraced alcoholic who is headed for a bad end – that is until the new Earl of Wargrave gives him one last chance at redemption by letting him take his place as the heir of Strickland, his lost ancestral estate. Masquerading as...

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A Conspiracy in Belgravia (Lady Sherlock #2) by Sherry Thomas

Purchase Now from Amazon Being shunned by Society gives Charlotte Holmes the time and freedom to put her extraordinary powers of deduction to good use. As “Sherlock Holmes, consulting detective,” aided by the capable Mrs. Watson, she’s had great success helping with all manner of inquiries, but she’s not prepared for the new client who arrives at her Upper Baker...

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Devil in Spring (The Ravenels #3) by Lisa Kleypas

Purchase Now from Amazon An eccentric wallflower . . . Most debutantes dream of finding a husband. Lady Pandora Ravenel has different plans. The ambitious young beauty would much rather stay at home and plot out her new board game business than take part in the London Season. But one night at a glittering society ball, she’s ensnared in a...

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SPOTLIGHT & GIVEAWAY: Proud Mary (Roxton Saga #5) by Lucinda Brant

Purchase Links: Amazon * ~ * B&N * ~ * iBooks * ~ * Kobo The Roxtons are back! Romance. Drama. Intrigue. Family secrets. There’s never a dull moment for the 18th Century’s first family… Widowed and destitute, Lady Mary Cavendish is left with only her pride. Daughter of an earl and great-granddaughter to a Stuart King, family expectation and...

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A Study in Scarlet Women (Lady Sherlock #1) by Sherry Thomas

Purchase Now from Amazon With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has never felt comfortable with the demureness expected of the fairer sex in upper class society. But even she never thought that she would become a social pariah, an outcast fending for herself on the mean streets of London. When the city is struck by a trio of unexpected deaths...

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A Perilous Undertaking (Veronica Speedwell #2) by Deanna Raybourn

Purchase Now from Amazon Victorian adventuress and butterfly hunter Veronica Speedwell receives an impossible task—saving society art patron Miles Ramsforth from execution, who stands accused of the brutal murder of his mistress Artemisia. Together with her natural historian colleague Stoker, Veronica races against time to find the true murderer—a ruthless villain who not only took Artemisia’s life in cold blood...

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Looking Back at 2016 – Our Favourite Books of the Year

Amazingly, another year has passed, and it’s time for us all to look back at the books we most enjoyed reading in 2016. Here are some of the books chosen by the RHR team as their favourites of the year; if you’ve read any of them do you agree with our assessment? What are your own personal favourites of 2016? Please...

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