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The Viscount Needs a Wife

By: Beverley, Jo

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Berkley: 2016

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB455

ISBN: 0451471903

Condition: Used - Acceptable

pp 432 mass market paperback in good condition; inside page has a tear; creased spine; clean pages; normal edgewear // Since being widowed two years ago, Kitty Cateril has been trapped in her late husband's home, where she is expected to mourn forever. Desperate to escape, Kitty will consider any option--even a hasty marriage to a stranger with no intention of abandoning his bachelor ways. London life suits Beau Braydon, especially his work keeping Britain safe. So when he inherits the title of Viscount Dauntry, he has no intention of resettling on a rural estate. He can't resist the opportun... View more info

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Whisper to Me of Love

By: Busbee, Shirlee

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Avon Books: 1991

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB774

ISBN: 0380752115

Condition: Used - Acceptable

pp 528 Mass Market paperback in acceptable condition; creased spine with light wear at bottom; light edgewear; clean pages // A whisper of passion... She was a raven-harried waif from the streets of London-- a wild innocent to be rescued... and tamed. A spirited beauty, she would captivate Royce Manchester's jaded heart-- while resisting the smoldering desire she felt fo her virile protector. A whisper of danger... In Royce's glittering world of money and privilege, young Morgana discovered the shocking secret of her true identity-- entangling the wealthy American planter in a deadly skein of... View more info

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The Four Seasons: A Novel of Vivaldi's Venice

By: Corona, Laurel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Hachette Books: 2008

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB526

ISBN: 1401309267

Condition: Used - Like New

pp 400 paperback in excellent condition; clean pages; uncreased spine; no edgewear; sticker residue on back cover // In glittering 18th-century Venice, music and love are prized above all else--and for two sisters coming of age, the city's passions blend in intoxicating ways. Chiaretta and Maddalena are as different as night and day. The two sisters were abandoned as babies on the steps of the Ospedale della Pietss, Venice's world-famous foundling hospital and musical academy. High-spirited and rebellious, Chiaretta marries into a great aristocratic Venetian family and eventually becomes one o... View more info

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The Birth of Venus: A Novel

By: Dunant, Sarah

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2004

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: PGB207

ISBN: 0812968972

Condition: Used-Very Good

Paperback; very good condition; uncreased spine; very light edgewear; clean pages; raised title on front cover // Alessandra Cecchi is not quite fifteen when her father, a prosperous cloth merchant, brings a young painter back from northern Europe to decorate the chapel walls in the family's Florentine palazzo. A child of the Renaissance, with a precocious mind and a talent for drawing, Alessandra is intoxicated by the painter's abilities. But their burgeoning relationship is interrupted when Alessandra's parents arrange her marriage to a wealthy, much older man. Meanwhile, Florence is changin... View more info

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Stolen Kisses

By: Enoch, Suzanne

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Avon: 2010

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB260

ISBN: 0380788136

Condition: Used-Acceptable

pp 384 Mass Market Paperback; good condition; creased spine; clean pages; edgewear especially at corners & on spine // Jack Faraday, the Marquis of Dansbury, has no interest in being respectable. Nor is he interested in proper ladies pursuing marriage--until he looks across a room and into the emerald eyes of Miss Lilith Benton. When she publicly snubs him, Jack is furious and vows to exact revenge by seducing the lady known as the Ice Queen. Lilith is aghast to learn that the man whose dark eyes stirred such excitement in her is the notorious Marquis of Dansbury. She's intent only on restori... View more info

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A Beginner's Guide to Rakes

By: Enoch, Suzanne

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, St. Martin's Paperbacks: 2011

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB437

ISBN: 0312534515

Condition: Used - Very Good

pp 352 mass market paperback in very good condition; crease spine; clean pages; no edgewear; slight rubbing on spine // All of London is abuzz with the return of the utterly alluring, recently widowed Diane Benchley. Will she remarry? What will she do with her late husband's fortune? Sociey is shocked by her announcement at the Grand Ball, of all places! that she plans to open an exclusive gentleman's gaming club in the family mansion. But no one is more stunned than the Marquis of Haybury, Oliver Warren. Years ago, Oliver and Diane shared a private indiscretion. Now Diane threatens to reveal ... View more info

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The Husband List

By: Evanovich, Janet

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, St. Martin's Press: 2013

Seller ID: PGB63

ISBN: 0312651325

Condition: Used-Very Good

Hardback with cover, both in excellent condition. White board with red title to spine; Tiny bit of sticker on back cover. // The story of a young woman's search for true love. Caroline Maxwell would like nothing more than to join her brother, Eddie, and his friend, Jack Culhane, on their adventures. While Jack and Eddie are off seeing the world, buying up businesses and building wildly successful careers, Caroline's stuck at home frightening off the men her mother hopes will ask for her hand in marriage. When her mother sets her sights on the questionable Lord Bremerton as a possible suitor, C... View more info

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The Fool's Tale: A Novel

By: Galland, Nicole

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, HarperCollins Publishers: 2006

Edition: 6th

Seller ID: PGB527

ISBN: 0060721510

Condition: Used - Good

pp 544 paperback in good condition; clean pages; spine is creased and rubbed edges; edgewear esp at outer corners // The year is 1198. All of Wales is in turmoil.King Maelgwyn ap Cadwallon, known to his people as Noble, is struggling to protect his small kingdom from treacherous Welsh princes and Roger Mortimer, an ambitious English baron who murdered Noble's father years earlier. Desperate to secure a peace treaty, the king grimly agrees to a political marriage with Isabel Mortimer, Roger's niece. Isabel, not yet twenty, is confounded by the intimacy and informality of the Welsh court, which... View more info

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The Surrender of Miss Fairbourne

By: Hunter, Madeline

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Berkley: 2012

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB444

ISBN: 0515150460

Condition: Used - Very Good

pp 352 mass market paperback in very good condition; creased spine; clean pages; light edgewear; no creases // A woman defies expectations--including those of an arrogant earl--in the first regency romance in New York Times bestselling author Madeline Hunter's Fairbourne Quartet. Despite the limits of her sex, Emma Fairbourne intends to run her late father's prestigious London auction house. Of course, she's not addlepated enough to do it openly and scare away her wealthy collectors. Instead, she and her friend concoct a deception, hiring a handsome and charming front man who will do her biddi... View more info

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Seven Minutes in Heaven

By: James, Eloisa

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Avon: 2017

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB450

ISBN: 0062389459

Condition: Used - Very Good

pp 432 Mass Market paperback in very good condition; clean pages; single creased spine; no edgewear // All of Eugenia Snowe’s problems start when Edward Reeve, an arrogant bastard son of an earl, bursts into her registry office. He wants a governess and he wants her. She gives him the governess he demands, but she refuses to give herself.No question that Eugenia enjoys crossing wits with the brilliant inventor, but she will never tarnish her reputation with an affaire, particularly with a man who doesn’t realize she’s a lady! She holds her ground…until he kidnaps her. Ward will stop at... View more info

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Beware a Scot's Revenge

By: Jeffries, Sabrina

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Pocket Books: 2007

Seller ID: PGB31

ISBN: 1416516107

Condition: Used-Good

Mass market paperback; lightly shelf-worn; front has a slight crease in lower corner; no marks to the text // Lady Venetia Campbell's visit to her childhood home in Scotland takes a dramatic turn when she's kidnapped at pistol point by her father's sworn enemy. Sir Lachlan Ross is widely feared in his guise as The Scottish Scourge, but Venetia remembers her former neighbor as a handsome youth whose attentions she craved. Now a wickedly sexy man, Lachlan's appeal is even more intoxicating...and much more dangerous. Though Lachlan tries to treat her as his foe, his scorching kisses tell another ... View more info

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'Twas the Night After Christmas

By: Jeffries, Sabrina

Price: $3.00  $1.50

Publisher: US, Gallery Books: 2012

Seller ID: PGB107

ISBN: 1451642466

Condition: Used-Like New

Hardback with dust jacket both in excellent condition; white board with red title on spine // Dear Sir, ... I feel I should inform you that your mother is very ill. If you wish to see her before it is too late, you should come at once. Sincerely, Mrs. Camilla Stuart --- Pierce Waverly, the Earl of Devonmont, has led an unabashed rogue's life, letting no woman near his heart. Inexplicably abandoned as a child to be raised by distant relatives, he never forgave his parents, refusing to read any of his mother's letters after his father's death. Then came a letter that shook his resolve. A Christm... View more info

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Devil in Spring: The Ravenels, Book 3

By: Kleypas, Lisa

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Avon: 2017

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: PGB451

ISBN: 0062371878

Condition: Used - Very Good

pp 384 mass market paperback in very good condition; creased spine; light edgewear; clean pages; no creases // An eccentric wallflower...Most debutantes dream of finding a husband. Lady Pandora Ravenel has different plans. The ambitious young beauty would much rather stay at home and plot out her new board game business than take part in the London Season. But one night at a glittering society ball, she's ensnared in a scandal with a wickedly handsome stranger. A cynical rake....After years of evading marital traps with ease, Gabriel, Lord St. Vincent, has finally been caught by a rebellious g... View more info

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The Templar Treasure

By: Kurtz, Katherine

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Ace Books: 1993

Edition: 3rd

Seller ID: PGB782

ISBN: 0441003451

Condition: Used - Acceptable

pp 310 mass market paperback in good condition; clean pages; light edgewear; gently creased spine // Adam Sinclair, the Adept, must locate the stolen Seal of Solomon-an artifact under the care of the Knights Templar-before dangerous forces unleash the demons the seal has kept bound for centuries. View more info

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Eleven Scandals to Start to Win a Duke's Heart

By: MacLean, Sarah

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Avon: 2011

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB438

ISBN: 0061852074

Condition: Used - Acceptable

pp 384 mass market paperbook in acceptable condition; creased spine; clean pages; edgewear; tipped corners; sticker residue on spine // She lives for passion. Bold, impulsive, and a magnet for trouble, Juliana Fiori is no simpering English miss. She refuses to play by society's rules: she speaks her mind, cares nothing for the approval of the ton, and can throw a punch with remarkable accuracy. Her scandalous nature makes her a favorite subject of London's most practiced gossips . . . and precisely the kind of woman The Duke of Leighton wants far far away from him. He swears by reputation. Sca... View more info

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The Eagle and the Raven

By: Michener, James A.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Doherty, Tom Associates, LLC: 1991

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB514

ISBN: 0812513010

Condition: Used - Acceptable

pp 256 mass market paperback in good condition; creased spine with rubbed edges; clean pages; edgewear; corners have small bends // In a story set against the backdrop of one of the most exciting periods of Texas history, a fireband renegade from Tennessee, Sam Houston, emigrates to the Mexican state of Tejas and helps lead the revolution of 1836, which resulted in the free sovereign nation of Texa View more info

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Wild Mountain Thyme

By: Pilcher, Rosamunde

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Dell: 1989

Edition: 14th

Seller ID: PGB248

ISBN: 0440202507

Condition: Used-Like New

pp 230 Paperback in excellent condition; uncreased spine; clean pages // Oliver Dobbs was a writer first, and a man second. To him other people were tools. Even though he had broken Victoria Bradshaw's heart once, when he arrived on her doorstep with a two-year-old son, she found she could not refuse him, and the three of them set out for a castle in Scotland. There, Victoria meets the new laird and finds her crushed spirit awakening. View more info

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Sometimes a Rogue

By: Putney, Mary Jo

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Kensington Pub Corp: 2013

Seller ID: PGB115

ISBN: 0758288190

Condition: Used-Good

Hardback book without dust jacket; front and back covers have been bent; lavender board with gold title to spine // The very well bred Miss Sarah Clarke-Townsend has always quietly yearned for adventure, but she gets more than she bargained for when an impulsive act of courage saves her pregnant twin, but puts her own life at risk. If the kidnappers after her sister discover they've abducted Sarah instead, she will surely pay with her life. Rob Carmichael survived his disastrous family by turning his back on his heritage and becoming a formidable Bow Street Runner with a passion for justice an... View more info

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Beautiful Ruins: A Novel

By: Walter, Jess

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Harper Perennial: 2013

Edition: 7th

Seller ID: PGB215

ISBN: 0061928178

Condition: Poor

paperback; creased spine; front & back cover have well-read edgewear; some nicks to edges; 1-2 bent pages but remaining pages are clean // The story of an almost-love affair that begins on the Italian coast in 1962 and resurfaces fifty years later in contemporary Hollywood. The story begins in 1962. On a rocky patch of the sun-drenched Italian coastline, a young innkeeper, chest-deep in daydreams, looks out over the incandescent waters of the Ligurian Sea and spies an apparition: a tall, thin woman, a vision in white, approaching him on a boat. She is an actress, he soon learns, an American s... View more info