The bastard son of scullery maid Jenny Seaton and highwayman Gentleman Jim, Nicholas Seaton’s one joy in life is his friendship and burgeoning romance with the outspoken Squire’s daughter, Maggie Honeywell….
See my review and book club questions for Fair as a Star by Mimi Matthews, a “short but perfect novella” set in the Victorian Era.
A lady’s companion ought to blend in with her surroundings, but it’s impossible for Clara Hartwright to remain invisible. Forced … More
Ever since her father’s death, Laura Hayes has been forced to shoulder the burden of her invalid brother and the … More
When the remarkable Phyllida Satterthwaite comes to town to stay with her uncle, she has the modest expectation of being … More
Following the marriage of Lady Helena, Jenny Holloway is no longer needed as a lady’s companion. Jenny receives a “modest … More
For Helena Reynolds, a matrimonial advertisement in the newspaper may be her salvation. Constantly looking over her shoulder to make … More
Estranged from his father, tearing through his allowance on wine, women, and cards, Tristan Sinclair, the Viscount St. Ashton, is … More
Ostracized from polite society after her father’s suicide, Miss Sylvia Stafford takes up a position as a governess for a … More
Sophie Appersett has tried to get to know her new suitor Edward Sharpe for two months. But no matter how … More