. My favourite historical novelist—stylish, romantic, sharp, and witty. I owe her many happy hours. Margaret Drabble"Georgette Heyer is unbeatable. Sunday Telegraph"Sparkling. Independent on Sunday"A writer of great wit and style. I've read herbooks to ragged shreds. Kate fenton, Daily Telegraph. Her sense of period is superb, her heroines are enterprising, and her heroes dashing.
Faro's Daughter Regency Romances Book 5 #ad - Beautiful deborah grantham, must find a way to restore herself and her aunt to respectability, mistress of her aunt's elegant gaming house, preferably without accepting either of two repugnant offers.
The Talisman Ring Regency Romances Book 3Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - And the delightfully sensible couple who try to keep them out of trouble. The resourceful miss sarah thane and the clear-thinking Sir Tristram Shield gamely endeavor to prevent Ludovic's arrest and Eustacie's ruin as the four conspire to recover the missing talisman ring that will clear Ludovic's name. What readers say:"a story in the manner of Jane Austen, of domestic comedy and love affairs.
Times literary supplement"A sparklingly witty book that had me laughing out loud. A perfect blend of romance, especially, adventure, and, humor. ". Seeing the older couple's relationship grow is one of the story's highlights. This is a wonderfully rich novel, full of excellent secondary characters with lots of charm and wit.
The Talisman Ring Regency Romances Book 3 #ad - Nonstop laughter from cover to cover? probably because there are two heroes and two heroines, and their chemistry with each other is just sparkling!""Hilarious! A hallmark of most of Georgette Heyer's works is her sense of humor? her wit and comedic timing are at their best. ". A long-lost family heirloom, a band of smugglers, a taciturn, a young heir falsely accused of murder, two utterly delightful Heyer heroines, but highly resourceful older gentleman - all play their parts in a tale funny enough to have you laughing aloud.
Publishers weeklyone of Heyer's funniest Regency romances, and one of readers' favorites. An impetuous young lady and a fugitive nobleman?When spirited Eustacie stumbles into a band of smugglers, she is delighted to be having an adventure at last.
Black Sheep Regency Romances Book 25Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - But he turns out to be Abbie's most important ally in keeping her niece out of trouble. But how can he possibly be considered eligible when she has worked so hard to rebuff his own nephew's suit for her niece? And how can she possibly detach from an ailing sister who needs her? This is a heroine who has to be, literally, swept off her feet.
. Abigail wendover, on the shelf at 28, is kept busy when her niece falls head over heels in love with a handsome fortune hunter and Abbie is forced into a confrontation with his scandalous uncle. Miles calvery is the black sheep of his family- enormously rich from a long sojourn in India, disconcertingly blunt and brash.
The Corinthian Regency Romances Book 4Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - But it is heyer's style, yet more colorful and engaging, much reminiscent of Jane Austen's, that makes this book truly delightful. A sprightly handful of a heroine, an amused grey–eyed hero, and a colorful and diverse group of supporting characters. Throw in a road trip, a murder over stolen jewels, and a mystery, and there's a little something for everyone.
Triumphantly good. Georgette Heyer is unbeatable. India knight, sunday Telegraph"Her books sparkle with wit and style. Publishers Weekly. A writer of great wit and style. I've read her books to ragged shreds. Kate fenton, daily telegraphA daring escapePenelope Creed will do anything to avoid marrying her repulsive cousin.
The Corinthian Regency Romances Book 4 #ad - As it happens, at that very moment Sir Richard could use an escape of his own. What readers say:"marvelous screwball comedy and great romance!""Light–hearted and fun, full of adventure and misadventure.
The Reluctant Widow Regency Romances Book 7Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - By morning, uninvited guests, but finds herself embroiled with an international spy ring, Elinor is a rich widow, housebreakers, and murder. Lively, amusing. Done to a turn!"-Kirkus ReviewsA fateful mistake. When elinor rochdale boards the wrong coach, she ends up not at her prospective employer's home but at the estate of Eustace Cheviot, a dissipated and ruined young man on the verge of death.
A momentous decision. His cousin, mr ned carlyon, persuades Elinor to marry Eustace as a simple business arrangement. And mr carlyon won't let her leave. What readers are saying about The Reluctant Widow"Delightful and purely entertaining. Unforgettable. One of my favorites!""A delightfully funny and mysterious romp.
The Reluctant Widow Regency Romances Book 7 #ad - Reading georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane Austen. Publisher's Weekly. The plot involves comedy, cloaks and daggers, intrigue, espionage, and things going bump in the night - served with a sauce of witty repartee that is the Heyer hallmark.
Regency Buck Alastair-Audley Book 3Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - Georgette heyer achieves what the rest of us only aspire too. Katie Fforde. An altogether unsatisfactory arrangementAfter their father's death, Lord Worth, Miss Judith Taverner and her brother Peregrine travel to London to meet their guardian, expecting an elderly gentleman. I've read her books to ragged shreds"— Katie Fenton, witty writing, Daily Telegraph "Wonderful characters, elegant, perfect period detail, and rapturously romantic.
To their surprise and utter disgust, doesn't want the office of guardian any more than they want him, their guardian is not much older than they are, and is determined to thwart all their interests and return them to the country. With altogether too many complicationsBut when Miss Taverner and Peregrine begin to move in the highest social circles, Lord Worth cannot help but entangle himself with his adventuresome wards.
Regency Buck Alastair-Audley Book 3 #ad - . Praise for regency buck:"Clever!"— Library Journal"Georgette Heyer is unbeatable. Sunday telegraph"light and frothy, in the vein of the author's other Regency novels, this follows the fortunes of Miss Judith Taverner and her brother, Sir Peregrine. A good introduction to Heyer's period stories. The booklist"reading Georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane Austen.
Sylvester: or The Wicked Uncle Regency Romances Book 17Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - Hilarity and adventure throughout. The hero may be my all-time favorite. She meets none of his criteria, and even worse, she has written a novel that is sweeping through the ton and causing all kinds of gossip. She was known as the queen of Regency romance, and was legendary for her research, historical accuracy, and her extraordinary plots and characterizations.
Sylvester: or The Wicked Uncle Regency Romances Book 17 #ad - Reading georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane Austen. Publishers weeklyrank, wealth, and elegance are no match for a young lady who writes novels. Sylvester, duke of Salford, has exacting requirements for a bride. He is so drily funny it takes your breath away. And he's the main character!what readers say:"a truly brilliant Heyer with an adorable and very real heroine and a hero who is very human!""One of Heyer's most unsung achievements, a classic Pride and Prejudice story.
What a wonderful love story. Hilariously funny, romantic, even touching in a subtle way. Georgette heyer wrote over fifty novels, mysteries, including Regency romances, and historical fiction. Then he meets phoebe Marlow, a young lady with literary aspirations, and suddenly life becomes very complicated.
Friday's Child Regency Romances Book 6Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - Not until a deep misunderstanding erupts and Sherry almost loses his bride, does he plumb the depths of his own heart, and surprises himself with the love he finds there. Reading georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane Austen. Publishers weeklygeorgette heyer 1902?1974 wrote over fifty novels, mysteries, including Regency romances, and historical fiction.
Heyer's heroines are smart and independent; her heroes are dashing noblemen who know how to handle a horse, fight a duel, or address a lady. And her sense of humor is legendary. When the incomparable miss milbourne spurns the impetuous Lord Sherington's marriage proposal she laughs at him-laughs! he vows to marry the next female he encounters, who happens to be the young, penniless Miss Hero Wantage, who has adored him all her life.
Friday's Child Regency Romances Book 6 #ad - A lightsome, brightsome comedy. Kirkus reviews"nimble, light-hearted chronicle of high London society in the time of the Regency. The new yorker georgette Heyer's sparkling romances have charmed and delighted millions of readers. She was known as the queen of Regency romance, and was legendary for her research, historical accuracy, and her extraordinary plots and characterizations.
Her characters brilliantly illuminate one of the most exciting and fascinating eras of English history-when drawing rooms sparkled with well-dressed nobility and romantic intrigues ruled the day. Whisking her off to london, sherry discovers there is no end to the scrapes his young, green bride can get into, and she discovers the excitement and glamorous social scene of the ton.
Lady of Quality Regency Romances Book 28Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - A writer of great wit and style. I've read her books to ragged shreds. Kate fenton, daily telegraphthe spirited and independent Miss Annis Wychwood is twenty-nine and well past the age for falling in love. Oliver Carleton. Miss heyer is in top form. Romantic, amusing, and full of tart-tongued comment on the mores of the time.
Publishers weekly"set in Bath in the last years of the Regency, it has the authentic Heyer sparkle. Woman's Journal. Befriending the wayward girl brings unexpected consequences, among them the conflicting emotions aroused by her guardian, who is quite the rudest man Annis has ever met. Georgette heyer's historical novels have charmed and delighted millions of readers.
Lady of Quality Regency Romances Book 28 #ad - They don't play us false. But when annis embroils herself in the affairs of a pretty runaway heiress, Miss Lucilla Carleton, she is destined to see a great deal of her fugitive's uncivil and high-handed guardian, Mr. Her smart, independent heroines and dashing heroes brilliantly illuminate one of the most exciting and fascinating eras of English history, when drawing rooms sparkled with well-dressed nobility, and romantic intrigues ruled the day.
In this delectable georgette Heyer novel, the lady of quality and her bit-of-a-rake swain are the ones on whom our eyes are fixed.
The Nonesuch Regency Romances Book 22Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - Highly recommended!""one of the wittiest stories Heyer has concocted, that will have you chuckling to yourself. The same flashes of wit, the wonderful dialogue, and the ridiculous intrigue that are all the ingredients of a first-rate Georgette Heyer. No other novelist recreates the manners, dress, behaviour, and language of the Regency period as well as Georgette Heyer did.
Heyer moves into Austen territory?delightfully!". Triumphantly good?Georgette Heyer is unbeatable. India knight, Sunday TelegraphAn impetuous flight. Tiffany wield's bad behavior is a serious trial to her chaperone. On the shelf " at twenty-eight, ancilla trent strives to be a calming influence on her tempestuous charge, but then Tiffany runs off to London alone and Ancilla is faced with a devastating scandal.
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Kate fenton, a gentle secondary romance and, of course, daily telegraphwhat READERS SAY ABOUT THE NONESUCH: "A lovely, entertaining read, witty dialogue, full of deliciously entertaining character studies, the main love story.
False Colours Regency Romances Book 23Sourcebooks Casablanca #ad - A fortune in the balancewhen the incorrigible lady fancot persuades her son to impersonate his twin just for one night, she promises the masquerade sets off a tangled sequence of events that engage Kit's heart far more deeply than he'd ever anticipated with his brother's fiancée-who might know much more about what's going on than she cares to reveal.
. A writer of great wit and style. Kit returns to london on leave from the diplomatic service to find that his twin brother Evelyn has disappeared and his extravagant mother's debts have mounted alarmingly. If evelyn fails to meet the Dowager Lady Stavely in a few days as planned, the betrothal could be off.
False Colours Regency Romances Book 23 #ad - . She was known as the queen of Regency romance, historical accuracy, and was legendary for her research, and her extraordinary plots and characterizations. I've read her books to ragged shreds. Kate fenton, daily telegraphgeorgette Heyer 1902?1974 wrote over fifty novels, including Regency romances, mysteries, and historical fiction.
A quick-minded heiressthe fancot family's fortunes are riding on Evelyn's marriage to the self-possessed Cressy Stavely, and her formidable grandmother's approval of the match. Reading georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane Austen. Publishers weekly a missing twinSomething is very wrong, and the Honourable Christopher "Kit" Fancot can sense it.