Tag Archives: Regency

Book Review: Murder on Gramercy Park

Summary: In book 3 of the series Frank and Sarah must again team up to solve a heinous crime. Magnetic healer Edmund Blackwell is dead. The killer made it look like a murder but Frank knows better. He brings in … Continue reading

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Review of Murder on Astor Place

Summary: While Sarah is delivering a baby she thinks she recognizes a woman who is boarding with the new family. When the woman is discovered dead shortly after she can’t help but get involved in the investigation. My Rating: 4/5 … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Victorian City

Summary: This non fiction book explores details about life in Victorian London using the written works of Charles Dickens as the glue that holds the book and info together. My rating: 3/5 This is the second book by Judith Flanders … Continue reading

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Review of The Ugly Duchess

  Summary- James’ father has embezzled his wards dowry. James must marry  his childhood best friend “Daisy” or see his father punished for the crime. After two whirlwind days of marriage Daisy learns the truth and throws James out of … Continue reading

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Review of “A Secret Affair”

  Summary- Hannah Reid is a widow. As a young woman she had married an old duke and was waiting for him to die so she could enjoy the title and fortunes (so the rumors go). Now that she is … Continue reading

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Review of “First Comes Marriage”

  Summary- This was book 1 in the Huxtable series. Vanessa is a widow. Elliot is heir to a Dukedom. Elliot has also just become the guardian of Vanessa’s younger brother Stephen. Elliot decides he needs a wife and a … Continue reading

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Review of “The Proposal”

    Summary-  Hugo needs a simple country wife. He is wealthy and titled it is true but only because of his military service. He is just a simple man who needs to produce an heir and introduce his sister … Continue reading

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