Tag: Fish out of Water

Too Brazen to Bite

A hidden secrets, forbidden lovers romance from a New York Times bestselling author: In this gothic castle, even a woman of science isn’t immune to the charms of a wickedly handsome, dangerously sexy vampire…   The devilishly seductive, irresistibly rakish Mr. Macane is ravishing all the ladies of the ton—despite the fact that he is…

The Duke Heist

The Wild Wynchesters series #1: THE DUKE HEIST A secret identities, forbidden love, opposites attract romance from a New York Times bestselling author: Why seduce a duke the normal way, when you can accidentally kidnap one in an elaborately planned heist? Chloe Wynchester is completely forgettable—a curse that gives her the ability to blend into…

Once Upon a Duke

The Twelve Dukes of Christmas series #1 Beware romantic spirits from Christmas past… Due to the terms of an estranged relative’s will, the Duke of Silkridge must revisit the cold, unforgiving mountains where he lost everything he once loved. As soon as he restores his family legacy, he’ll return to London where he belongs. He…

Lord of Pleasure

Nondescript “good girl” Miss Camellia Grenville only ever opens her mouth when forced to sing at her family’s musicales. That is, until the night she infiltrates the ton’s most scandalous masquerade ball on behalf of her sister, and finds herself in the arms—and the bed—of the one man she’d sworn to hate. Irresistibly arrogant and…

The Major’s Faux Fiancée

Dukes of War Series #4 When Major Bartholomew Blackpool learns the girl-next-door from his childhood will be forced into an unwanted marriage, he returns home to play her pretend beau. He figures now that he’s missing a leg, a faux fiancée is the best an ex-soldier can get. The one-time dandy knows Society demands perfection—and…

Meet the Heroine: Miss Grace Halton

Dukes of War #1: The Earl’s Defiant Wallflower Miss Grace Halton crossed her goose-pimpled arms over her ruched bodice, mindless of the thick moulding digging into the small of her back or the clumps of wax sticking to her silk slippers. Her gaze darted about the ballroom. Elegant couples began a lively country-dance. Grace hugged herself…

Meet the Hero: Lord Oliver York

Dukes of War #1: The Earl’s Defiant Wallflower Oliver York, Earl of Carlisle, marched into the ballroom. He clearly wouldn’t be curing his best friend tonight. Perhaps the one most in need of wine, women, and dancing was Oliver himself. Except the ratafia was warm, the wine bitter, the music off-pace. The debutantes were only attracted to his ignominiously gained…

The Captain’s Bluestocking Mistress

Dukes of War Series #3 Captain Xavier Grey’s body is back amongst the beau monde, but his mind cannot break free from the horrors of war. His friends try to help him find peace. He knows he doesn’t deserve it. Just like he doesn’t deserve the attentions of the sultry bluestocking intent on seducing him…

The Earl’s Defiant Wallflower

Dukes of War Series #2 Oliver York returns from war to find his father dead, his finances in arrears, and himself the new Earl of Carlisle. If he doesn’t marry an heiress—and fast!—he and his tenants are going to be pitching tents down by the Thames. He definitely shouldn’t be trading kisses with a penniless…

Too Sinful To Deny

TOO TEMPTING TO OBJECT… One look at the towering ocean-side manor that is to be her new home, and exiled socialite Susan Stanton knows: This is a place haunted by secrets and riddled with menace. For Susan, there is no escaping it. At best she can stay clear of the most dangerous element of all—dark-haired…

Erica Ridley