Someone to Wed by Mary Balogh

**** 4.5 stars: Often you find characters with flaws, but rarely do they have physical deformities. We loved Someone to Wed for its realness and depth of character.   Recommended readers: If you like Mary Balogh If you want a real historical romance If you like imperfect characters with depth Here’s my Rankings: 5/5 for characters 4/5 for plot 4.5/5 overall REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: Known for her historical romances … Continue reading Someone to Wed by Mary Balogh

A Lady’s Code of Misconduct: Blog Tour

Books for Her is one of the first stops in A Lady’s Code of Misconduct blog tour- and we are honored and thrilled! If you read our review of Fool Me Twice, you’ll know that Meredith Duran is one of our favorites and made our Top 10 Historical Romance Authors List.  After getting a digital copy this weekend, we jumped right in (already taking every … Continue reading A Lady’s Code of Misconduct: Blog Tour

The Trouble with Dukes by Grace Burrowes

Available now: The Trouble with Dukes by Grace Burrowes ****3/5 stars Another Scottish-English romance from Grace Burrowes, you’ll like The Trouble with Dukes. Recommended readers: If you like Scottish romances. If you like historical romances. Here’s my Rankings: 3/5 for characters 3.5/5 for plot 3/5 overall Note: 2/5 some steaminess REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: A rumored violent war history and Scottish manners make the London Season something … Continue reading The Trouble with Dukes by Grace Burrowes

Christmas in America: Historical Romance Anthology

Available now: Christmas in American: Historical Romance Anthology ****3.5/5 stars: Liked it History, romance and some quick reading stories from interesting American eras. Recommended readers: If you can’t commit to a full novel If you enjoy historical romances set in America Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 for characters 3/5 for plot 4/5 overall 2/5 steaminess REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: Quick reads for some holiday downtime, Christmas in America is … Continue reading Christmas in America: Historical Romance Anthology

Duke of Sin by Elizabeth Hoyt

Available tomorrow: Duke of Pleasure by Elizabeth Hoyt ****4/5 stars With everything you love about historical romance, Duke of Pleasure is action-packed and fun. Recommended readers: If you like a historical romance, especially with sword-fighting heroines If you’re a fan of a come-back story in your romance If you like Elizabeth Hoyt, Lisa Kleypas, and Mary Balogh Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 for characters 3/5 for plot 4/5 overall 3/5 … Continue reading Duke of Sin by Elizabeth Hoyt

The Dare and the Doctor by Kate Noble

Available this month: The Dare and the Doctor by Kate Noble ****3.5/5 stars: Liked it Fun and witty, if you love Regency Romance and a tomboy English lady, The Dare and the Doctor are for you. Recommended readers: If you like Karen Hawkins If you enjoy historical romances especially Regency Period Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 for characters 3/5 for plot 4/5 overall 2/5 steaminess REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR … Continue reading The Dare and the Doctor by Kate Noble

Mad for the Plaid by Karen Hawkins

Available now: Mad for the Plaid ****3.5/5 stars: Liked it Fun and witty, if you love Karen Hawkins, you’ll love Mad for the Plaid. Recommended readers: If you enjoy a sword-wielding heroine If you enjoy historical romances with a fairy-tale quality Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 for characters 3/5 for plot 4/5 overall 2/5 steaminess REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: When Prince Nikolai’s grandmother continues to annoy him from … Continue reading Mad for the Plaid by Karen Hawkins

A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss by Paula Quinn

Available Sept. 27: A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss ***3.5/5 stars Hidden truths and lost trust define A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss. Recommended readers: If you like Scottish Highland romances If your hero is tough and persistent If you like rekindled love Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 for characters 3/5 for plot 3.5/5 overall 3/5 steaminess REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: I  haven’t read a Paula Quinn I haven’t liked – and A Highlander’s … Continue reading A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss by Paula Quinn

Highland Chieftain by Hannah Howell

Available Sept. 27: Highland Chieftain ***3.5/5 stars Another Murray Series book from Howell. Another great read! Recommended readers: If you like Scottish Highland romances If your hero is tough and persistent If you like anything Hannah Howell Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 for characters 3/5 for plot 3.5/5 overall 3/5 steaminess REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: Since her mother died, Bethac Matheson has been protecting her younger brothers and baby … Continue reading Highland Chieftain by Hannah Howell

The Confectioner’s Tale by Laura Madeleine

Available Sept 20: The Confectioner’s Tale ****4.5/5 stars The Confectioner’s Tale will immerse you in mystery, passion for creating desserts and a turn-of-the-century love affair. Recommended readers: If you like stories uncovering the past If you’re a fan of generational, historical sagas If you enjoy a turn of the century, changing of times family drama If you liked Lilac Girls, Everyone Brave is Forgiven and more historical drama Here’s … Continue reading The Confectioner’s Tale by Laura Madeleine