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Published: 31 Dec 2011
Lovely, spirited Rowena Belleme knew that she must produce an heir to pacify her ruthless stepbrother, Gilbert d'Ambray. When the elderly husband Gilbert had found for her dropped dead on their wedding night, there seemed only one solution - to capture a virile man and force him to submit to her amorous advances.But Rowena found that her captive, the magnificent knight Warrick de Chaville, was a little more than she had bargained for.
Vowing to resist but betrayed by his own desires, Warrick was intoxicated by Rowena's sapphire eyes and voluptuous beauty.Yet all the while he was planning a fitting revenge, eagerly awaiting the time when his captor would become his helpless captive...and made to suffer the same rapturous torment and exquisite ecstasy that he himself had endured.
Published: 1 Mar 1993
Kelsey Langton has been left penniless by her parents' death, and as the sole provider for her younger sister, Jean, she needs to find them both a home and a future. There seems to be only one way to ensure Jean's well-being, and that is by sacrificing her own - Kelsey decides that she must sell herself to the highest bidder. With fear and trepidation she enters the House of Eros, resigned to become the plaything of some well-heeled gentleman. The man to win her is Lord Derek Malory, a dashing rakehell from a family of harming London rakes. Enchanted by the stunning, dark-haired girl with flashing bright eyes, he purchases her for his mistress, sweeping Kelsey into a world of astonishing family secrets, perilous rivalries and unconventional loyalties.
But Lord Derek is unaware of the true worth of the prize he has so frivolously acquired - never dreaming that his proud, spirited mistress is a highborn lady blessed with grace, wit and intelligence as well as beauty. And he certainly never expected that he would fall in love with her.
Published: 1 Dec 1997
Beautiful but prim history professor Roseleen White cherished her new precious possession - a thousand-year old Scandinavian sword. Little did she realise that a careless caress of the sword's mighty hilt would conjure up no less a figure than the mighty Thorn Blooddrinker, a Viking warrior who was to fulfil Roseleen's every desire.
Thorn had been the prisoner of a centuries-old curse, and now finds himself enslaved to a woman from an age very different from his own. Yet Roseleen is the true prisoner, held willing captive by a handsome barbarian who sweeps her back to the ancient past on a journey of sensual discovery. Only by banishing him from her life forever can Roseleen free Thorn from his enslavement - forcing her to make a devastating choice that will either emperil their future or preserve a love which will remain powerful... until forever.
Published: 7 Jun 2011
Published: 30 Oct 2013
Kristen Haardrad met the icy fury in her captor's crystal-green gaze with defiance.She was the prisoner of Royce of Wyndhurst, but his slave she'd never be.This powerful Saxon lord had at last met his match in the Viking beauty, but Kristen could not know the torment that divided his soul: how he ached to hold her soft, supple body, thirsted for the ringing joy of her laughter -yet hated her for the ancient crime that was not her own.
But her golden loveliness drove him mad with desire until, in wordless surrender, they cast aside the shackles of doubt and distrust to unite forever in the searing promise of all-consuming love and with ... Hearts Aflame.
Published: 1 Mar 1995
Tanya, mysterious raven-haired dancer in a rustic Mississippi tavern, little knew that she was really the Princess Tatiana from the far-off kingdom of Cardinia.When bold, golden-eyed Prince Stefan came in search of her, determined to claim her as his own and carry out his father's dying wish, the spirited Tanya spurned his affections while inflaming his royal blood with a fiery passion.
Even as she tried to escape she was still irresistibly drawn to him, until the young princess at last yielded to the sensuous conquest of her brazen prince, and discovered her true destiny.
Published: 1 Jul 1992
Lovely and dauntless, abducted by invaders from across an icy sea, the spirited Lady Brenna vowed vengeance on her handsome captor.She swore that no Viking brute would be her master, no barbarian enslave her noble Celtic heart.
Yet Garrick Haardrad, the proud and powerful son of a ruthless Viking chieftain, claimed her with a primitive abandon that left her breathless with desire.The fires of passion which they ignited together blazed through the cold Nordic nights, forging the unbreakable bonds of an overwhelming love in the eternal...
Fires of Winter.
Published: 1 Jun 1995
It was a marriage neither of them wanted.
She was orphaned, bewildered, and newly arrived from America to claim her rightful place in English society.
He was a black bear of a man - in temperament as well as size. Sought after by every matchmaking mama in London, he terrified the debutantes with his brusque manners and barely concealed sexuality.
But in Victoria he had met his match. Young, bereaved, and at first frightened, she quickly measured up to Jason. If not in size, then most certainly in spirit. A war of passion, wit, temper and manners was declared - a battle of a marriage that both were determined to win.
Published: 30 Jun 2010
A young heiress in mourning for her mother, Kimberly Richards has been abandoned by her long-time fiance. But Kimberly's father, the Earl of Amburough, is intent upon marrying her off as quickly as possible, so that he can remarry. His chosen bridegroom for his daughter is Lachlan, the dashing and newly-impoverished Laird of Clan MacGregor.
Kimberley, however, harbours a deep-seated dislike of Scots and gold-diggers, and is dubious about a tryst with the handsome, haughty Lachlan. But strange turns and outrageous circumstances promise to lead the ill-matched pair to a wildly unexpected destination - and to open a resisting heart to the true glories of love.
Published: 1 Nov 1996
She was an exquisite Scottish heiress with an urgent need for the safety of marriage - her only protection from a villainous cousin and every other fortune-hunting scoundrel who coveted her vast estate.
He was everything she'd been warned against - a ruthlessly handsome English rogue whose brazenly sensual blue eyes spoke of pleasure beyond imagining.
How she wished she dared to love such a man...to believe the whispered murmurings of his passionate promise and her own heart...and to follow the dreams he offered her.
Published: 1 Apr 1992
Sheridan Bromleigh had spent most of her early life as a happy vagabond with her unruly American father and his vagrant friends. Then, given over to the care of a strict maiden aunt, she was taught to be a lady - poor but genteel - and finally a teacher. When she was hired to act as chaperone to a pretty but spoilt heiress travelling to England to join an aristocratic fiance, Sheridan was delighted. Now, at last, she could visit her family's country. But somehow everything went wrong.
For Miss Charise Lancaster, not over-gifted with intelligence, eloped with a stranger before she could meet her suitor. And Sheridan was left with the horrid task of telling Lord Burleton she had somehow misplaced his bride. As she gazed at the tall, confident man before her, her courage failed. She was doubly shocked when she heard his news. Lord Burleton, a drunkard and a wastrel, had been killed the night before. At which point fate took over. Sheridan was knocked unconscious on the quayside, and recovered to find herself in the handsome stranger's care, not knowing who she was.
It was to be the beginning of a dazzling, witty, dramatic, and romantic sequence of events in which every possible confusion was to take place.
Published: 6 Jul 2012
Reina's cerulean eyes blazed with scorn as they fell upon the golden giant of a man who stood before her.This was the knight Ranulf, her kidnapper, who was pledged to deliver her into the worst kind of bondage - marriage to the craven Lord Rothwell.
But Reina was no acquiescent girl to accept fate's whim.To save herself from the union being forced upon her, she offered Ranulf a bargain - 'Become my husband yourself.In exchange for your protection, I will make you a great lord.'
The nuptial bed was not intended to be part of the bargain.But the haughty Ranulf soon made it clear that he would accept no marriage of convenience - 'Come to me of your own free will - or I will take you!'
Published: 1 Nov 1991
Beautiful, mischievous and shamelessly daring, young Amy was a Malory through and through - as wild and reckless as the most incorrigible of her male cousins.But now that she had reached a marriageable age, Amy had set her sights on the most unsuitable mate - the implacable ship's captain who had once almost had her Uncle James hung for piracy.
Still tormented by the treachery of a past love, handsome Warren Anderson was shocked by the brazen advances of his despised enemy's spirited niece.But his firm resolve to resist was weakened by an irresistible yearning for the enchanting Amy - and his passion threatened to stoke the smouldering fires of a perilous family feud as he surrendered to... The Magic of You
Published: 1 Jul 1994
No man existed who could tame Alexandra Rubliov. Fiery, wilful and beautiful, Alex defied her father's wish for her to marry until, in desperation, he recalled a long-forgotten agreement between him and his oldest friend that Alex should marry his friend's only son, Count Vasili Petroff. Vasili, overbearing, arrogant and unbelievably handsome, was forced to take the unwilling Alex back to the kingdom of Cardinia - as his bride.
While the unwilling pair travelled through the snowy mountains back to Vasili's home they did their best to repulse each other - but the passion which flared between them was too strong to be denied, and the fires of their love blazed for all to see.
Published: 1 Dec 1995
Wrongly branded as a spy, the dark and handsome Viking lord Selig Haardrad suffered greatly in the dungeons fo Lady Erika of Gronwood. As he hung in chains, his magnificent body wracked with pain and fever, one thought sustained him - revenge!
But Destiny's great wheel has turned, delivering Selig's exquisite, honey-haired tormentor into the Viking's hands. Now Selig is the master, determined to break the proud spirit of his captive ice queen and to conquer her with passion's sword - never dreaming that his own heart would be vanquished by a desire to surrender to love.
Published: 1 Sep 1995
The headstrong child of Chandos Straton and Courteney Harte, Casey Straton inherited her mother's eyes and her father's stubborn temperament. Despite her prowess at roping, riding and shooting, the responsibility of running the family ranch is given to Casey's brother - so high-spirited Casey storms away from her Texas home, determined to prove to her family that she can do much more than "women's work".
Damien Rutledge III, a successful New York businessman, has come west to kill the man who murdered his father. Despite his powerful physique and unwavering courage, his inability to handle a gun in this untamed country would have cost him his life if it weren't for the timely intervention of a youngster called "Kid". But there is more to Kid than meets the eye - for beneath the wide-brimmed hat and poncho is a stunningly sensuous woman - Casey Straton. The nearness of this handsome and fearless man awakens the fires of passion and touches her vulnerable heart, on the rocky trail that winds from dangerous duty to irrepressible love.
Published: 1 Dec 1998
Her innocent heart trampled and torn, lovely Georgina Anderson dressed as a cabin boy and stowed away on the ship Maiden Anne bound for America in search of her long-lost fiancé.
But instead she found rakish Captain James Malory, the handsome ex-pirate who was the black sheep of a proud English family. James had won many women but had never lost his heart...until he came up against the tempestuous Georgina, and the tidal wave of their passion threatened to engulf them both.
Published: 1 May 1992
He was called Angel -a ruggedly handsome hired gun with eyes as black as sin.She was Cassie Stuart, a dark-haired beauty whose inheritance was a Texas ranch at the centre of a long and bitter feud.And when she hired Angel to protect the ranch and herself, she thought she was taking on a peacemaker - but ended up with a widow-maker instead.
Unwanted and unwelcomed by his ungrateful employer, Angel would just as soon have left Cassie to fend for herself, but for a stubborn sense of duty...and a desire to taste the sweetness of her kiss.He became determined to make Cassie want him come hell or high water - and not for his gun alone.
Published: 1 Dec 1993
Regina Ashton - the beautiful niece of Lord Edward and Lady Charlotte Malory - found that her life changed forever the night she was abducted from a dark London street and carried to the house of a stranger. At first Reggie was amused, then outraged at the arrogance of the bronzed, golden-haired seducer who taught her both passion and shame, and who dragged her good name through the mud. But she knew that she would never be able to forget Nicholas Eden.
Nicholas was intrigued by the fiery beauty who stirred his desires as no woman ever had before.But a painful secret from his past hardened his heart against Reggie, while her pride reined back her own deep longing.Fate and scandal had thrown them together, but it was not until tragic misunderstandings and storm-tossed dangers almost destroyed everything that they
had once shared that they both realised their blazing destiny... to Love Only Once.
Published: 1 Dec 1994