February 23, 2021

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Her good friend...

Is suddenly a duke’s heir! Miss Jocelyn Sudderfeld is working at Edge Hall, indulging her love of translating ancient texts with her librarian father—and evading the need to marry! She’s always enjoyed a teasing friendship with estate manager Mr. Alex Cheverton. Until he unexpectedly becomes the duke’s heir. Now his first duty is to marry a suitable debutante, not consort with an earnest bluestocking like her… So where does that leave their friendship?

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05-24-20 :: MAY CONTEST!
There’s still time to enter my May contest, featuring a “Clash of Opposites” in cash-strapped former soldier Sinjin Sandiford and highly improper heiress Clarissa Beaumont. Two lucky winners will each get a copy of THE PROPER WIFE (check the book’s page on this site for reviews, an excerpt and the full, swoon-worthy image of the […]

If you have dropped by the website recently, you may have noticed it hasn’t been updated. The (happy) reason is my webmistress has taken a short leave for the birth of her first child! Her beautiful son arrived a little over a month ago by Caesarian section, and both mama and baby are doing well. […]

The first of the Cinderella Spinsters, plain-spoken Emma Henley, debuts this month in THE AWAKENING OF MISS HENLEY.

06-06-19 :: NEW SERIES, NEW NAME!
The Cinderella Spinsters kick off in October 2019 with Emma's story!

With the Scandal Sisters finished and ready to release (Pru's story, A MOST UNSUITABLE MATCH, is just out and Temper's, THE EARL'S INCONVENIENT WIFE, comes in March 2019) Julia moves on to Emma Henley and THE SPLENDID SPINSTERS

What a great time to be a reader! More books available than ever before, many of them at discounted prices. For your reading pleasure, Julia lists below some of her favorite sites that send subscribers email alerts about discounted books. She also frequently tweets daily good deals on her Twitter account—so follow along! No matter how tall your TBR pile—or how many pages of selections waiting on your Kindle or Nook—you can never have too many good books!

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Do you like history at center-stage in your fiction? Do you sometimes find a historical romance or TV/movie drama leaves you wanting to know more about the events that happened in the world the writer created? Then historical fiction could be just what you’re looking for!

If "Downton Abbey" whetted your appetite for more stories in this time period, or "1917" made you wonder about the background behind events in World War I, Julia's columns give you fiction choices that explore these time periods, and much more.

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