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Shygirl: Reading After Midnight

I will read anything I can get my hands on. Seriously.

 Most books I read are reviewed for Harlequin Junkie, but I'll have an occasional independent or author requested review that I'll post.

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Nine of Stars: A Wildlands Novel
Laura Bickle
Primal Heat: A Paranormal Shapeshifter Werejaguar Romance (The Shadow Shifters)
A.C. Arthur

Wanted More Compromise, But Still an Entertaining Historical Romance

Cold-Hearted Rake - Lisa Kleypas

“Eversby Priory has survived four hundred years of revolutions and foreign wars,” he heard Kathleen say contemptuously, “and now it will take but one self-serving rake to bring it all to ruins.”


Lisa Kleypas is back with a brand new historical romance series. Cold-Hearted Rake set the pace for us with family dramatics, lust and anger, and loads of heated conversations.


I’m more familiar with the contemporary romances Kleypas has written, so this was a new experience for me. I must say that everything I like about her modern romances, I liked about her historicals as well. The characters were wonderfully developed including the secondary cast who stole the show in many scenes.


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