For years, Liz Barwick has been battered by her brutal husband, a famous pro football player This time it takes an emergency room to keep her from death Now, the beautiful and talented photographer retreats to an island paradise off Georgia s coast to find solitude and herself As she becomes in

Breathless (The House of Rohan, #3)

Ruined beyond repair and shunned by London society, lovely Miranda Rohan rebelliously embraces the freedom that comes from having nothing left to lose However, this dangerous course throws her under the power of the darkly enigmatic Lucien de Malheur known to many as the Scorpion n nSeeking to destr

Reckless (The House of Rohan, #2)

Adrian Alistair Rohan lost his faith, and now, a dedicated member of the depraved Heavenly Host, he loses himself in his only pleasure the seduction and debauchery of beautiful women Rich, charming and devastatingly skilled in the arts of love, he never fails in his conquests until Charlotte Sp


Robert Merivel, son of a glove maker and an aspiring physician, finds his fortunes transformed when he is given a position at the court of King Charles II Merivel slips easily into a life of luxury and idleness, enthusiastically enjoying the women and wine of the vibrant Restoration age But when h

Year of Wonders

When an infected bolt of cloth carries plague from London to an isolated village, a housemaid named Anna Frith emerges as an unlikely heroine and healer Through Anna s eyes we follow the story of the fateful year of 1666, as she and her fellow villagers confront the spread of disease and superstiti

The King's Daughter

Superb historical novel of the Jacobean court, in which Princess Elizabeth strives to avoid becoming her father s pawn in the royal marriage market The court of James I is a volatile place, with factions led by warring cousins Robert Cecil and Francis Bacon Europe is seething with conflict between

The Darling Strumpet

A thrilling debut novel starring one of history s most famous and beloved courtesans n nFrom London s slums to its bawdy playhouses, The Darling Strumpet transports the reader to the tumultuous world of seventeenth century England, charting the meteoric rise of the dazzling Nell Gwynn, who captivate

Ruthless (The House of Rohan, #1)

Few outsiders will ever witness the dark misdeeds of the Heavenly Host And among this secret society, where exiled Georgian aristocrats gather to indulge their carnal desires, fewer still can match the insatiable appetite of their chief provocateur, the mysterious Viscount Rohan n nPursuit of physic

Mary Queen of Scotland and The Isles

She became Queen of Scots when she was only six days old Life among the warring factions in Scotland was dangerous for the infant Queen, however, and at age five Mary was sent to France to be raised alongside her betrothed, the Dauphin Francois Surrounded by all the sensual comforts of the French

Myself, My Enemy (Queens of England, #1)

Despite the dangers of practicing her faith in the staunchly Protestant England, pretty Queen Henrietta Maria refuses to cast aside her Catholicism, so she finds little favour among the people She is impetuous and loving, fond of fashionable clothes and gossip, and Charles, a family man of principl

The Poison Bed

A king, his lover and his lover s wife One is a killer In the autumn of 1615 scandal rocks the Jacobean court when a celebrated couple are imprisoned on suspicion of murder She is young, captivating and from a notorious family He is one of the richest and most powerful men in the kingdom Some b