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English Romance in Series

July 2012

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Essex Sisters Series by Eloisa James

Much Ado about You
Read by Kilgarriff, Patricia. Reading time 11 hours, 24 minutes
England, 1816. Left orphaned, the four Scottish Essex sisters are packed off to their guardian, the hapless duke of Holbrook. Tess, the eldest, must marry to assist her siblings and is torn between the earl of Mayne and the rich, but titleless, Lucius Felton. Essex Sisters series, book 1. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2005.
Download Much Ado about You, DB62298

Kiss me, Annabel
Read by Kilgarriff, Patricia. Reading time 12 hours, 13 minutes
London, 1817. After her sisters Tess and Imogen marry, Annabel, wanting to forget their impoverished childhood, seeks a wealthy husband. But her hopes are dashed when she becomes involved in a scandal with a roguish Scottish earl. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2005.
Download Kiss me, Annabel, DB62544

The Taming of the Duke
Read by Kilgarriff, Patricia. Reading time 11 hours, 4 minutes
England, 1817. Imogen, the widowed Lady Maitland, returns to the country estate of her former guardian Rafe, the duke of Holbrook. She fancies having an affair with the duke's illegitimate half-brother Gabe, but is distracted by helping Rafe become sober. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2006.
Download The Taming of the Duke, DB62757

Pleasure for Pleasure
Read by Kilgarriff, Patricia. Reading time 13 hours, 26 minutes
Josie, the youngest Scottish Essex heiress, is mocked by her peers for her ample figure. When one of her mockers nearly rapes her, Josie fears she'll have to marry the lecherous young man. But then an unexpected knight in shining armor comes to her rescue. Essex Sisters series, book 4. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2006.
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Blackwater Brides Series by Jane Feather

Rushed to the Altar
Read by Allison, Kristin. Reading time 10 hours, 36 minutes
London, 1761. Viscount Bradley's will decrees that to inherit his fortune; his three nephews must marry fallen women. When the eldest, Jasper Sullivan, the earl of Blackwater, collides into Clarissa, he decides she will be the ideal "wife"--and Clarissa agrees to the charade. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.
Download Rushed to the Altar, DB 72041

A Wedding Wager
Read by Allison, Kristin. Reading time 10 hours, 35 minutes
London, 1762. While trying to fulfill his wealthy uncle's decree--that he must marry a fallen woman if he wants to gain his inheritance--Sebastian Sullivan discovers that the woman who broke his heart is back in town and working in an illegal gaming house. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.
Download A Wedding Wager, DB73701

Cavendish Square Series by Jane Feather

A Wicked Gentleman
Read by Corrie James. Reading time 12 hours, 51 minutes
Two sisters-in-law from the countryside, Lady Cornelia "Nell" Dagenham and Lady Aurelia Farnham, accompany their friend Lady Livia Lacey to London after Livia inherits a house on Cavendish Square. Viscount Bonham, spying against France, needs the house for espionage--and soon falls in love with Nell. Cavendish Square series, book 1. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2007.
Download A Wicked Gentleman, DB65061

To Wed a Wicked Prince
Read by Corrie James. Reading time 13 hours, 3 minutes
1807. Lady Livia Lacey enjoys London's social life while her friend Aurelia, from A Wicked Gentleman (DB 65061), honeymoons. Livia meets Prince Alexander Prokov from Russia and accepts his marriage proposal--unaware that Alex is a spy. Cavendish Square series, book 2. Descriptions of sex and some violence. 2008.
Download To Wed a Wicked Prince, DB67234

A Husband's Wicked Ways
Read by Corrie James. Reading time 13 hours, 32 minutes
London, 1809. Aurelia Farnham is shocked to learn from Sir Greville Falconer that her husband did not die three years ago in the navy, but just recently--working as a spy. Now Greville wants Aurelia to continue the work, posing as his romantic interest. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2009.
Download A Husband's Wicked Ways, DB69165

Black Cobra Series by Stephanie Laurens

The Untamed Bride
Read by Colleen Delany. Reading time 13 hours, 12 minutes
India, 1822. Four British officers aim to capture a terrorist called the Black Cobra. Colonel Derek Delborough lures the villain back to England, where the Cynster family is willing to join the search. During the mission Delborough falls in love with Deliah Duncannon. Explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller.  2009.
Download The Untamed Bride, DB71408

The Elusive Bride
Read by Colleen Delany. Reading time 15 hours, 4 minutes
India, 1822. Emily Ensworth, the niece of the governor of Bombay, and her party are attacked by Black Cobra cultists. After escaping, Emily sails home to England with Major Gareth Hamilton. The two fall in love as they struggle to elude their pursuers. Explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller.  2010.
Download The Elusive Bride, DB71588

The Brazen Bride
Read by Colleen Delany. Reading time 14 hours, 30 minutes
Isle of Guernsey, 1822. Major Logan Monteith washes ashore after being attacked by the Black Cobra gang. Linnet Trevission and her household care for Logan, who suffers from amnesia, until he's fit to travel.  Black Cobra series, book 3.  Explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.
Download The Brazen Bride, DB72537

The Reckless Bride
Read by Colleen Delany. Reading time 14 hours, 33 minutes
1822. Following the events in The Brazen Bride (DB 72537), Rafe Carstairs is smuggling proof of the identity of the Black Cobra cult's leader back to England from India. In Europe, Rafe enlists the assistance of spinster Loretta Michelmarsh and her great-aunt. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.
Download The Reckless Bride, DB72546

Malloren Family Series by Jo Beverly

My Lady Notorious
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 13 hours, 26 minutes
Lord Cynric Malloren is riding in a coach that is captured by Chastity Ware, a lady disguised as a highwayman. Chastity is helping her widowed sister Verity and Verity's baby escape from a guardianship battle. Cyn joins them and falls in love. Some explicit descriptions of sex. Rita Award. 1993.
Download My Lady Notorious, DB67663

Tempting Fortune
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 12 hours, 50 minutes
England, 1761. Portia St. Claire, impoverished by her gambling half brother, attempts to ask a family friend, the earl of Walgrave, for a loan. She instead meets Lord Bryght Malloren, who falls in love. But Portia needs to rescue her sibling before considering romance. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 1995.
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Something Wicked
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 12 hours, 36 minutes
London, 1762. Intent on having fun, Lady Elfled Malloren, a spinster at twenty-five, attends the Vauxhall Midsummer Night's masquerade disguised as a French woman. She encounters her family's enemy, the earl of Walgrave, and falls in love amid treason and danger. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 1997.
Download Something Wicked, DB68351

Secrets of the Night
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 12 hours, 3 minutes
North Yorkshire, 1762. Rosamunde Overton needs an heir to prevent her elderly husband's nephew from taking their estate when she's widowed. Heading to a masquerade, Rosamunde comes across an injured lord Brand Malloren. She seduces him and leaves--but Brand seeks her identity. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 1999.
Download Secrets of the Night, DB68520

Devilish
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 13 hours, 18 minutes
Diana Westmount, the countess of Arradale, remains unmarried so she can control her own fate and fortune. But when King George III commands Bey Malloren, the Marquess of Rothgar, to escort Diana to London, mutual attraction tests her resolve to stay single. Some explicit descriptions of sex. Rita Award. 2000.
Download Devilish, DB68549

Winter Fire
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 9 hours, 52 minutes
The Marquess of Ashart escorts his aunts and their companion Genova to the Malloren estate for Christmas, where Ashart plans to confront his cousin, the marquess of Rothgar. But Ashart and Genova are caught in a compromising situation and must become betrothed. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2003.
Download Winter Fire, DB68694

A Most Unsuitable Man
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 11 hours, 29 minutes
Heiress Damaris Myddleton thought she had an arranged marriage with Lord Ashart in Winter Fire (DB 68694). When Ashart chooses another, his friend--penniless former soldier Octavius Fitzroger--offers to guide Damaris into society. The two fall in love despite obstacles. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2005.
Download A Most Unsuitable Man, DB68706

A Lady's Secret
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 12 hours, 3 minutes
1764. British aristocrat Robin Fitzvitry rescues beautiful Italian nun Petra d'Averio from a dangerous situation in France and escorts her to England to find her birth father. As Petra is pursued by assailants determined to capture her, she and Robin fall in love. Some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2008.
Download A Lady's Secret, DB66605

The Secret Wedding
Read by Mitzi Friedlander. Reading time 13 hours, 28 minutes
1764. Heiress Caro Hill must verify her widowhood to remarry, while her missing-and-presumed-dead husband Christian, the viscount Grandiston, searches for her, the girl he was forced to marry ten years ago before he went to war. The two accidentally meet but don't recognize each other. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2009.
Download The Secret Wedding, DB69222

The Secret Duke
Read by Madelyn Buzzard. Reading time 13 hours, 26 minutes
England, 1760s. Bella Barstowe escapes a degrading kidnapping with assistance from mysterious Captain Rose, but her family shuns her as a ruined woman. When she inherits money she moves to London, learns who masterminded her abduction, and turns to Captain Rose for help. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.
Download The Secret Duke, DB71831

An Unlikely Countess
Read by Martha Harmon Pardee. Reading time 11 hours, 33 minutes
Yorkshire, England; 1765. Poverty-stricken gentlewoman Prudence Youlgrave is rescued from an unwanted marriage by Catesby Burgoyne, who has just become an earl after his older brother's death. Catesby marries Prudence and enlists the help of Lady Rothgar to ease Prudence's way into society. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2011. Malloren Family series, book 11.
Download An Unlikely Countess, DB73043

Legend of Four Soldiers Series by Elizabeth Hoyt

To Taste Temptation
Read by Alice Jones. Reading time 11 hours, 36 minutes
Bostonian Samuel Hartley travels to London on business with his sister Rebecca. He also seeks the man who betrayed his regiment during the French and Indian War. Samuel hires Lady Emeline Gordon to help Rebecca enter society and falls in love. Explicit descriptions of sex and some strong language. 2008.
Download To Taste Temptation, DB72421

To Seduce a Sinner
Read by Alice Jones. Reading time 11 hours, 10 minutes
England, 1765. After Jasper Renshaw, is jilted at the altar, Melisande Fleming takes a chance and proposes to him--the man she has secretly desired for years. What begins as a marriage of convenience for Jasper turns into love. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2008.
Download To Seduce a Sinner, DB73066

To Beguile a Beast
Read by Alice Jones. Reading time 10 hours 12 minutes
Scotland, 1765. Helen Fitzwilliam, mistress of the duke of Lister, flees with their two illegitimate children to the castle of Sir Alistair Munroe. Helen is determined to be housekeeper for Alistair, who was horribly disfigured in the French and Indian War and wallows in self-pity. Legend of Four Soldiers series, book 3. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2009.
Download To Begile a Beast, DB73639

To Desire a Devil
Read by Kristin Allison. Reading time 8 hours, 39 minutes
London, 1765. Beatrice Corning is hostessing a tea for her uncle when a wild-looking man staggers in. Reynaud St. Aubyn, thought to have been killed in battle, is the rightful heir to her uncle's title. Now a traitor's target, Reynaud fascinates Beatrice. Legend of Four Soldiers series, book 4. Explicit descriptions of sex and some violence. 2009.
Download To Desire a Devil, DB74077

Wyckerly Trilogy by Patricia Gaffney

To Love and to Cherish
Read by Corrie James. Reading time 12 hours, 42 minutes
Devonshire, England; 1854. After his father's death, soldier-of-fortune Geoffrey Verlaine--now Lord D'Aubrey--returns home with his wife Anne. But Geoffrey abandons Anne, who falls in love with the vicar, Christian Morrell, her husband's childhood friend. Wyckerly Trilogy, book 1.  Descriptions of sex and some strong language. 1995.
Download To Love and to Cherish, DB72539

To Have and to Hold
Read by Corrie James. Reading time 13 hours, 2 minutes
Wyckerly, England. Sebastian Verlaine, the new viscount D'Aubrey, becomes a magistrate. Sebastian encounters widow Rachel Wade, who served ten years for murder, and hires her as his housekeeper. The two fall in love amid scandal. Wyckerly Trilogy, book 2. Explicit descriptions of sex. 1995.
Download To Have and to Hold, DB73119

Forever and Ever
Read by Corrie James. Reading time 13 hours, 45 minutes
Wyckerley, England. Sophie Deene takes over her father's copper mine and becomes attracted to Jack Pendarvis, the new Cornish foreman. But Jack is an imposter investigating mine safety. Wyckerly Trilogy, book 3. Explicit descriptions of sex and some strong language. 1996.
Download Forever and Ever, DB73139

Lost Princesses Series by Christina Dodd

Some Enchanted Evening
Read by Gabriella Cavallero. Reading time 9 hours, 20 minutes
During a revolution princesses Clarice, Amy, and Sorcha flee to England for safety. Clarice and Amy end up in Scotland, where Clarice supports them by selling face cream. The earl of Hepburn takes advantage of Clarice while seeking revenge against an enemy. Lost Princesses series, book 1. Explicit descriptions of sex and some strong language. 2004.
Download Some Enchanted Evening, DB58632

The Barefoot Princess
Read by Patricia Kilgarriff. Reading time 10 hours, 33 minutes
England, 1810. Exiled princess Amy Rosabel kidnaps Jermyn Edmondson, marquess of Northcliff, to avenge the mishandling and neglect of his subjects. Amy keeps Jermyn chained in a cellar while awaiting ransom payment from his uncle but inadvertently falls in love with her handsome hostage. Lost Princesses series, book 2. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2006.
Download The Barefoot Princess, DB64055

Medieval Song Series by Catherine Coulter

Warrior's Song
Read by Annie Wauters. Reading time 11 hours, 51 minutes
England, 1272. Lady Chandra de Avenell has been trained by her father in knightly pursuits. Chandra rejects Lord Graelam de Moreton's demand for marriage and weds her father's choice, Jerval de Vernon--but still insists on independence. Some violence, some strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 1983.
Download Warrior's Song, DB72509

Fire Song
Read by Annie Wauters. Reading time 11 hours, 32 minutes
English lord Graelam de Moreton weds French girl Kassia de Loris on her deathbed to please her father and inherit the land. But Kassia recovers and journeys to England to reunite with Graelam. Medieval Song series, book 2.  Explicit descriptions of sex, some strong language, and some violence. 1990.
Download Fire Song, DB73123

Earth Song
Read by Annie Wauters. Reading time 10 hours, 12 minutes
Cornwall, England; 1275. After Philippa de Beauchamp runs away to avoid an arranged marriage, she is captured by Dienwald de Fortenberry. Philippa and Dienwald fall in love, then Philippa's true parentage is revealed. Explicit descriptions of sex, some strong language, and some violence. 1990.
Download Earth Song, DB73143

Secret Song
Read by Annie Wauters. Reading time 11 hours, 2 minutes
England, 1275. In an act of revenge, Edmond of Clare kidnaps Lord Damon's niece Daria as she travels en route to her arranged marriage. Roland de Tourney rescues Daria, but he and Daria face new dangers. Explicit descriptions of sex and some violence. 1991.
Download Secret Song, DB73143

Miss Martin's School for Girls Series by Mary Balogh

Simply Unforgettable
Read by Kristin Allison. Reading time 10 hours, 12 minutes
Regency England. Music teacher Frances Allard is returning to Miss Martin's School for Girls in Bath after Christmas when her carriage overturns in a snowstorm. She and Lucius Marshall, the viscount Sinclair, who caused the accident, take refuge together in a nearly deserted inn. Miss Martin's School for Girls series, book 1. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2005.
Download Simply Unforgettable, DB60240

Simply Love
Read by Lindsay Ellison. Reading time 10 hours, 50 minutes
Regency England. Anne Jewell, an unwed mother and instructor at Miss Martin's School for Girls, meets disfigured war veteran Sydnam Butler on an estate in Wales. As Anne fights her growing attraction to Sydnam, a wealthy estate manager, he falls in love with her. Miss Martin's School for Girls series, book 2. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2006.
Download Simply Love, DB64363

Simply Magic
Read by Lindsay Ellison. Reading time 11 hours, 9 minutes
Regency England. Susanna Osbourne, a teacher at a girls' school in Bath, meets Peter Edgeworth, viscount Whitleaf, at a friend's estate during summer recess. The two fall in love, even though Susanna secretly holds Peter's family responsible for her father's suicide years ago. Miss Martin's School for Girls, book 3.  Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2007.
Download Simply Magic, DB64381

Simply Perfect
Read by Constance Crawford. Reading time 12 hours, 12 minutes
Joseph, the marquess of Attingsborough, chaperones Bath headmistress Claudia Martin on a trip to London to place two girls in nanny positions. Claudia meets Joseph's blind, illegitimate eleven-year-old daughter, a potential student. As they discuss the girl's future, Claudia falls in love with Joseph. Miss Martin's School for Girls series, book 4. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2008.
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Hellions of Halstead Hall Series by Sabrina Jeffries

The Truth about Lord Stoneville
Read by James Clamp. Reading time 9 hours, 43 minutes
Carefree rake Oliver Sharpe, the Marquess of Stoneville, is threatened with disinheritance if he doesn't marry. Oliver blackmails American Maria Butterfield, whose search for her missing fiancé has brought her to London, into masquerading as his betrothed. Hellions of Halstead Hall series, book 1. Explicit descriptions of sex, some strong language, and some violence. Commercial audiobook. 2010.
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A Hellion in Her Bed
Read by Antony Ferguson. Reading time 10 hours, 13 minutes
London, 1825. Annabel Lake proposes a wager to Lord Jarret Sharpe, who runs his grandmother's brewery: If Annabel wins their card game; Jarret must help save her family's business. Jarret, eager to win, agrees. Hellions of Halstead Hall series, book 2. Explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2010.
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How to Woo a Reluctant Lady
Read by Sarah Coomes. Reading time 10 hours, 54 minutes
London, 1825. Gothic novelist Lady Minerva Sharpe must marry her or lose her inheritance. Minerva advertises for a husband and is surprised when her childhood crush, barrister Giles Masters, responds. But Minerva doesn't know that Giles is a government spy. Hellions of Halstead Hall series, book 3. Explicit descriptions of sex and some violence. Commercial audiobook. 2011.
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To Wed a Wild Lord
Read by Nico Evers-Swindell. Reading time 9 hours, 52 minutes
Lord Gabriel Sharpe blames himself for his best friend Roger Waverly's death in a carriage-racing accident. When Roger's sister Virginia needs financial assistance, Gabe sees marrying her as a mutually beneficial solution. But Virginia hates him. Hellions of Halstead Hall series, book 4. Explicit descriptions of sex, some strong language, and some violence. Commercial audiobook. 2011.
Download To Wed a Wild Lord, DB73987

Cynster Sisters Trilogy by Stephanie Lauren

Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue
Read by Kristin Allison. Reading time 13 hours, 33 minutes
England, 1829. Spinster Heather Cynster is kidnapped after rake Viscount Breckenridge evicts her from a party she attends unchaperoned. Breckenridge tracks Heather to Scotland and rescues her. To avoid scandal they must wed--except Heather demands true love from a potential husband. Explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2011.
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In Pursuit of Eliza Cynster

1829. After failing to kidnap and marry Heather Cynster in Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue (DB 73700), a mysterious Scottish laird abducts Heather's sister Eliza at Heather's engagement party. Scholar Jeremy Carling recognizes Eliza on her journey north and attempts to save her. Cynster Sisters Trilogy, book 2. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.
Download In Pursuit of Eliza Cynster, DB74199

The Capture of the Earl of Glencrae

Following the events of In Pursuit of Eliza Cynster (DB 74199), the mysterious Scottish laird who is after the Cynster sisters kidnaps the youngest one, Angelica. But once Angelica hears his story she agrees to help the nobleman save his clan. Cynster Sisters Trilogy, book 3. Explicit descriptions of sex and some violence. 2012.
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Byrons of Braebourne Series by Tracy Warren

Tempted by His Kiss
Read by Allison, Kristin. Reading time 9 hours, 20 minutes
Northumberland, 1809. Haunted by his past, Lord Cade Byron retreats to his country estate only to have his peace disturbed by Miss Meg Amberley. Meg seeks shelter at Cade's manor during a blizzard, and their initial fiery banter quickly turns into a passionate romance. Byrons of Braebourne series, book 1. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2009.
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Seduced by His Touch
Read by Allison, Kristin. Reading time 9 hours, 44 minutes
London, 1809. After losing a card game, Lord Jack Byron must go to debtor's prison--or marry a merchant's spinster daughter. But when Jack meets the scholarly Grace Danvers in a bookstore, seduction and marriage suddenly gain appeal. Byrons of Braebourne series, book 2. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2009.
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At the Duke's Pleasure
Read by Allison, Kristin. Reading time 10 hours, 23 minutes
Nottinghamshire, 1811. Convinced it is time to wed, Edward Byron, duke of Clybourne, pursues his arranged marriage to Lady Claire Marsden. But Claire longs for romance and love, forcing Edward to rethink his orderly plans. Byrons of Braebourne series, book 3. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.
Download At the Dukes Pleasure, DB71269

Wicked Delights of a Bridal Bed
Read by Allison, Kristin. Reading time 9 hours, 55 minutes
1812. Mallory Byron, still mourning her dead fiancé, is forced to marry family friend Adam, the earl of Gresham, after the two are found in a scandalous setting. He loves her--but she's not ready to move on. Byrons of Braebourne series, book 4. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.
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The Bed and the Bachelor
Read by Allison, Kristin. Reading time 9 hours, 49 minutes
London, 1813. When bachelor Lord Drake Byron's longtime housekeeper unexpectedly leaves, Anne Greenway applies for the position. Drake has doubts about hiring such a lovely young woman--even before he learns that she is really Sebastianne Dumont, a French spy. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.
Download The Bed and the Bachelor, DB73724