With over a dozen English-language books on the topic in the last decade alone, the ill-fated love story of the 12th century French scholar-monk Peter Abelard and his pupil Heloise continues to fas
“It is a love letter to good writing, interesting plotting, and strong characterization.”
“Does love have to end in heartbreak?”
“It is no accident that J. R. Ward’s series are beloved. She is a master writer.”
Many teenagers deal with bullying and count the days until they can put high school behind them.
“an entertaining paranormal romance with a unique main character . . .”
“a fast, funny, and rip-roaring adventure of a few days in the life of an orc who’d like to forget his former association with a certain elf, and the elf who’s fighting against awakening ol
“in dire need of a copy edit and therefore difficult to read.”
“not only a lovely Regency rendition of Beauty and the Beast but a delightful laugh-out-loud story as well . . .”
“This novel is one the reader will finish with a sigh, and then set his sights on the nearest bookshop in hopes of finding his own happily ever after.”
“Bravo, J. R. Ward.”
“Rose has again masterfully mined a magic-infused art world of dramatic twists and turns, a luscious romp readers will thoroughly enjoy.”
There’s a log of big in this book: the Big Sky country of Montana, where a big family runs two big businesses on a really big spread; and when the problems come, they’re big ones.
Layla, the titular character of J. R. Ward’s latest, The Chosen, is in an emotional bind.
“a face belonging in the Sistine Chapel, and his soul in Hell . . .”
Morgan D’Arcy is an English nobleman, a concert pianist, and a vampire.
Julia Padden, a salesclerk in the men's department at Seattle's Macy's, is upbeat and vivacious.
“clever and full of twists . . . a story well told.”
“Simply a triumph.”
“Maybe all this freedom doesn’t make you any happier, after all.”
Nearly 200 years after her death, Jane Austen is still a driving force in the romance genre. Jude Deveraux’s latest novel offers a double dose.
“Mothering Sunday: A Romance is a keeper.”
“You shall go to the ball!”
There’s a reason some bestselling authors are so popular: They deliver stories that pull you right into a realistic world peopled with characters you love, or love to hate, in interesting scenarios
“Ward is a master of her craft.”
When your world is falling apart around you, what do you do?
“a man who discovers he has something to live for may have to die to achieve his goal . . .”
The couple at the heart of this novel—Rob Beauman and Ellie Larrabee—appear on the surface to have everything.
“fearlessness begets victory . . .”