Genre: Historical Romance

Thrifty Thursday: Druid Edition #RebeccaChastain @donna_grant @CSChurton @mdmasseyauthor #ThriftyThursday #Challenge #Giveaway #Druids

Thrifty Thursday: Druid Edition #RebeccaChastain @donna_grant  @CSChurton @mdmasseyauthor  #ThriftyThursday #Challenge #Giveaway #Druids

The purpose of Thrifty Thursday is to read a book which was free (at some point). This is a collection of freebies I have read which have characters who are druids, dryads and similar mythology. Kindle freebie on October 29, 2022  (currently free at Amazon and Barnes & Noble as of writing this post) Overall […]

Once Upon a Winter’s Eve by Tessa Dare @TessaDare @sophiarose1816 #KindleUnlimited #ThriftyThursday

Once Upon a Winter’s Eve by Tessa Dare @TessaDare  @sophiarose1816 #KindleUnlimited #ThriftyThursday

For several years, I’ve seen fellow historical romance fans adoring Tessa Dare’s Spindle Cove series and I finally took the chance to sample the goods.  After this encounter, I foresee a continuation to polish off the full series. Once Upon a Winter’s Eve is a novella that falls between the first and second full-length books […]

Posted April 24, 2024 by Sophia in Book Review, Thrifty Thursday / 10 Comments

🎧 Elizabeth Bennet’s Inheritance by Laraba Kendig #LarabaKendig @bellowsaudio #LoveAudiobooks @sophiarose1816 #KindleUnlimited #ThriftyThursday

🎧 Elizabeth Bennet’s Inheritance by Laraba Kendig #LarabaKendig  @bellowsaudio #LoveAudiobooks  @sophiarose1816 #KindleUnlimited #ThriftyThursday

In an intriguing plot twist, the author poses the question, ‘what if Elizabeth Bennet was as wealthy as Darcy, himself?’ Laraba Kendig’s Pride and Prejudice variation tale takes familiar characters along new paths as a result. Elizabeth Bennet’s Inheritance begins with Elizabeth Bennet learning that an older relation of her Aunt Gardiner whom Elizabeth kept […]

Posted March 17, 2024 by Sophia in Book Review, Thrifty Thursday / 12 Comments

Always Remember by Mary Balogh #MaryBalogh @BerkleyRomance @sophiarose1816

Always Remember by Mary Balogh #MaryBalogh @BerkleyRomance @sophiarose1816

Remember Love introduced a shocking, heartbreaking situation that nearly destroyed the Ware family and then tells the story of them picking up the pieces and putting themselves back together as they find love.  Remember Me continues with the Wares and introduces the Arden family into the mix for that romance.  Now, Always Remember continues with […]

Posted February 21, 2024 by Sophia in Book Review / 12 Comments

The Lily of Ludgate Hill by Mimi Matthews @MimiMatthewsEsq @BerkleyRomance @BerkleyPub @Austenprose @sophiarose1816 #thelilyofludgatehill #historicalromance #newbooks #bookstagram #mimimatthews #booktour #austenprosepr

The Lily of Ludgate Hill by Mimi Matthews @MimiMatthewsEsq @BerkleyRomance @BerkleyPub @Austenprose @sophiarose1816  #thelilyofludgatehill #historicalromance #newbooks #bookstagram #mimimatthews #booktour #austenprosepr

A storm has been building on the horizon in this series and it was the upcoming romantic clash of Lady Anne Deveril and Mr. Felix Hartford.  Each of the Belles of London has presented a different style romance and in this case it’s a cross of second chance and enemies to lovers causing the very […]

Posted January 24, 2024 by Sophia in Blog Tour, Book Review / 14 Comments

🎧 A Sure Duke by Christi Caldwell @ChristiCaldwell @TimCampbellVO @BrillianceAudio #LoveAudiobooks #KindleUnlimited @SnyderBridge4

🎧 A Sure Duke by Christi Caldwell @ChristiCaldwell @TimCampbellVO @BrillianceAudio #LoveAudiobooks  #KindleUnlimited @SnyderBridge4

A Sure Duke is the third book in The McQuoid’s of Mayfair series following the siblings of a pretty unconventional family of the ton as they find their matches.  You do not have to have read the previous books in the series to enjoy this one.  So far we’ve had one sibling accidentally left behind […]

Posted January 22, 2024 by Robin in Book Review / 11 Comments

The Trouble With Friends by Kelly Miller @Kellyrei007 #KindleUnlimited @sophiarose1816

The Trouble With Friends by Kelly Miller @Kellyrei007  #KindleUnlimited @sophiarose1816

A light, sparkling Pride & Prejudice variation exploring the fun of multiple suitors, misunderstandings, and true love finding a way.  Kelly Miller has provided stories over the years that run the gamut from light to deeply emotional occasionally dipping into paranormal or suspense to add a further layer.  In the instance of The Trouble With […]

Posted January 17, 2024 by Sophia in Book Review / 14 Comments