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Karen Hawkins - Kalandor
A ​vad skót tájakon Fiona névleges házasságot köt Black Jack Kincaiddel, a csinos senkiházival, és ezzel háborút robbant ki a klánok között. Sorsuk mégis elválaszthatatlan marad… Fiona MacLean nem épp ilyen esküvőről álmodott. Nem volt jelen a családja, nem volt ünneplő vendégsereg, csak a vőlegény, Black Jack Kincaid, akit szó szerint az oltár elé vonszoltak. Pedig Fiona évekkel korábban megesküdött, hogy soha többé nem találkozik a jóképű kalandorral, de ha ez a házasság megállíthatja a klánjaik között folyó véres háborút, ám legyen. Meg fogja osztani vele az ágyát, anélkül, hogy összetörne a szíve… Jack Kincaid jól ismert szoknyavadász, aki eddigi életében gyakran keveredett zűrös helyzetekbe, na de… házasság? Fionával? Egykor fiatalos hévvel szerették egymást, most a szenvedélyes, érzéki lány újra az övé lett. Karen Hawkins első, magyar nyelven megjelenő romantikus regényének főhősei viszállyal lépnek házasságra, ám a mindent elsöprő szerelem megváltoztatja sorsukat.

Karen Hawkins - A ​makrancos hercegnő
Michael ​Hurst, a híres egyiptológus leghőbb vágya, hogy megtalálja az ősi családi amulettet. Amikor a különc felfedező rájön, hogy az ereklye Skóciában lehet, úgy dönt, nélkülözhetetlen, ám kissé házsártos munkatársával, Jane Smythe-Haughtonnal együtt odautazik. A mindig magabiztos lányt alaposan felkavarja az utazás gondolata, és ahogy közelednek úti céljuk, a vadregényes Barra szigete felé, egyre különösebben kezd viselkedni. Kísértik a múltja árnyai, és a jóképű munkaadója iránti vonzalmát sem tudja többé elfojtani. Miközben a családi ereklye után nyomoznak, a férfi is rádöbben, hogy Jane többet jelent számára egy megbízható munkatársnál. Az amulettre azonban mások is fenik a fogukat. Vajon Jane és Michael még azelőtt megtalálják a kincset, hogy az illetéktelen kezekbe kerülne? És megfejtik-e életük másik nagy rejtélyét, hogy mit is éreznek valójában egymás iránt?

Karen Hawkins - Kincsvadászok
A ​visszahúzódó Mary Hurst útra kel, hogy felkutasson egy arany-ónix dobozt, és ezzel megmentse bajba jutott fivérét. Küldetése azonban váratlan fordulatot vesz, amikor végre megtalálja a dobozka tulajdonosát, Angus Hay-t, akinek egyáltalán nem áll szándékában odaadni a műtárgyat Marynek, sőt a lányt sem akarja elengedni a kastélyából...

Karen Hawkins - Olthatatlan ​szenvedély
A ​gyönyörű színésznő, Marcail Beauchamp hírneve és számtalan csodálója ellenére sem tudta elfelejteni William Hurst kapitányt, a férfit, akit egykor teljes szívéből szeretett… majd elveszített. Egy rejtélyes zsaroló most arra kényszeríti, hogy lopjon el egy ősi egyiptomi ónixdobozt a kapitánytól. Williamet teljesen váratlanul éri, amikor egyik este a kabinjában találja Marcailt, aki csábítóbb, mint valaha. Ám amikor a nő elkábítja, és ellopja tőle a műtárgyat, éktelen haragra gerjed. Üldözőbe veszi Marcailt, de mire utoléri, addigra a doboz már gazdát cserél. A megbánással és haraggal teli egykori szerelmeseknek együtt kell működniük, hogy visszaszerezzék az ónixdobozt, és leleplezzék a titokzatos zsarolót. Ezzel kezdetét veszi a hajsza, amely rég eltemetett emlékeket hoz felszínre, és felizzítja a szenvedély tüzét… Karen Hawkins (Kincsvadászok) izgalmas és érzéki regényében tovább folytatódik a Hurst testvérek, valamint a titokzatos családi amulett története.

Karen Hawkins - Kockázatos ​szerelem
Amikor ​apja eljátssza a családi vagyont, amely így a sötét és veszélyes Lord Dougal MacLean kezébe kerül, Sophia MacFarlane-nek a ravaszságát kell használnia, hogy visszaszerezze: legnagyobb értékét, erkölcsi tisztaságát kell kockára tennie.

Karen Hawkins - How ​to Pursue a Princess
The ​second novel in New York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins’s sparkling Duchess Diaries series features a young woman desperate for a wealthy marriage, a prince who pretends to be poor, and a meddling godmother. Lily Balfour has spent her entire life under the shadow of financial ruin, and she’s determined to save her family in the only way available to women—by marrying well. When the Duchess of Roxburghe, Lily’s godmother, announces she’s found the perfect match for Lily, the handsome, dashing, and extremely wealthy Earl of Huntley, Lily hopes they’ll fall wildly in love, marry, and that his wealth will save her family. But when Prince Pietr Wulfinski, the poorest of the Russian princes, walks into the Duchess’s ballroom and sweeps a hot, possessive glance over her, Lily knows she’s in big trouble. Marry the safe, handsome, and wealthy Earl, or the dangerous, rakish, but poor Prince? To make the right choice, Lily must decide if she’ll listen to her heart or her head…

Karen Hawkins - Mad ​for the Plaid
The ​third captivating, sizzling Scottish historical romance in New York Times bestseller Karen Hawkins's Princes of Oxenburg series. Fans of Julia Quinn, Monica McCarty and Julie Garwood will be enchanted by this dazzling read. Prince Nikolai Romanovin is bored out of his bejeweled crown with London's society scene. If he has to make inane small talk or dance with one more tongue-tied virgin, he might actually run off. So when he gets word his beloved grandmother might be in danger back in his homeland of Oxenburg, Nik is all too willing to rush to the estate she's been staying in in the snow-capped mountains of Scotland. Arriving in secret only to find his grandmother missing, Nik devises a plan to switch identities with a member of his honor guard so he can move around freely without the pomp and circumstance that comes with the Crown Prince title. He relishes the freedom that comes with losing his title, until he spots her... While her five older sisters all enjoyed seasons, got married to men of high station, and had children of their own, Ailsa, the baby of the family, was left at home to be raised by her absent father and her sharp-witted, but ailing grandmother after losing her mother in childbirth. Now twenty-nine years old, the sole caretaker of her grandmother, and the entrenched mistress of the castle, Ailsa has resigned herself to living at the castle and enjoying the amusements offered - spending time with her grandmother, copious amounts of reading, wild rides through the moors, and the occasional ball in the local town. All in all, it's a satisfying, if sedate, life . . . But when she meets a guard more handsome, and far more arrogant and sure of himself than any man she's ever met, she's determined to figure out his secrets, no matter the cost. Don't miss the previous sublime Princes of Oxenburg books: The Prince Who Loved Me,The Prince And I and The Princess Wore Plaid. And for more umissable Scottish historical romance, catch her amazing Duchess Diaries series.

Karen Hawkins - How ​to Abduct a Highland Lord
It's ​hardly the type of wedding Fiona MacLean dreamed of. No family, no guests, just a groom who's been dragged -- literally -- to the altar. But if marriage to Black Jack Kincaid, the handsome wastrel she'd sworn never to see again, will avert a bloody war between their clans, so be it. Surely she can share his bed without losing her heart.... Known throughout Scotland and London as a wild rogue, Jack is accustomed to waking in dire situations, but...married? Long ago, he and Fiona reveled in a youthful passion. Now, the fiery, sensual lass is his once more. And though their marriage is in name only, Jack is determined to win her forever -- body and soul...

Karen Hawkins - Princess ​in Disguise
Princess ​Menshikov of Oxenburg, Alexandra Romanovin, is done being courted by men interested only in her position and wealth. Inspired by tales told by a beloved tutor of the bold and brawny men of Scotland, Alexandra visits that misty land, hoping to find true love. But while traveling without the protection of her royal name, she finds herself accused of thievery by an angry innkeeper. Rescued by the dashing and handsome Earl of Kintore, she thinks she’s found the answer to her prayers—a man worth falling in love with. But Kintore has other ideas. An avowed bachelor who long ago swore off marriage, the earl wants nothing more than a passionate interlude with this beautiful, exotic stranger. But soon Alexandra’s intoxicating beauty and seductive touch leave Kintore wondering if a mere interlude will be enough...

Karen Hawkins - Twelve ​Kisses to Midnight
Travel ​through the rolling hills of Scotland in this winter-themed love story from the bestselling author of the Oxenburg Princes series. In the snowy Scottish countryside, New York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins’s rakish duke has an unforgettable holiday encounter in this delightful Regency novella. When the alluring lady he surprises under the mistletoe is not who he expected—but a long-lost love with a score to settle—it’s clear that this will be a Christmas he won’t soon forget!

Karen Hawkins - A ​Most Dangerous Profession
New ​York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins presents the third book in her sparkling Scottish Regency Hurst Amulet series, featuring undercover operative Robert Hurst. Robert Hurst, a secret operative in the King's service, is tracking down the mysterious onyx box needed to ransom his kidnapped brother. Moira Muir is seeking the same box for a very similar reason: her young daughter is being held captive. But there are further complications: years ago, Moira and Robert had an affair before he learned she was a counter-spy. And when she discovered she was pregnant, she tricked him into marrying her. Now the two must put aside their anger and join forces to find the box and rescue their daughter...finding love all over again along the way.

Julia Quinn - Suzanne Enoch - Karen Hawkins - Mia Ryan - The ​Further Observations of Lady Whistledown
Lady ​Whistledown Tells All! Society is abuzz when the Season's most promising debutante is jilted by her intended -- only to be swept away by the deceitful rogue's dashing older brother -- in New York Times bestseller Julia Quinn's witty, charming, and heartfelt tale. When the scandalous actions of his beautiful fiancée are recorded in Lady Whistledown's column, a concerned groom-to-be rushes back to London to win his lady's heart once and forever, in Suzanne Enoch's enchanting romantic gem. Karen Hawkins captivates with an enduring story of a handsome rogue whose lifelong friendship -- and his heart -- are tested when the lovely lady in question sets her cap for someone else. A dazzling and delightful tale by Mia Ryan has a young woman cast out of her home by an insufferable yet charming marquis -- who intends to take possession not only of the house ... but its former occupant as well!

Karen Hawkins - How ​to Capture a Countess
Urged ​by her favorite nephew, the intimidating Duchess of Roxburghe agrees to transform a thorny Scottish rose into a lovely bloom. But even she isn’t prepared for fiery Rose Balfour. At seventeen, Rose fell wildly in love with Lord Alton Sinclair, known as Lord Sin for his wicked ways. Stung by his indifference, the starry-eyed girl tried to win an illicit kiss, but then panicked and pushed the notorious rakehell into a fountain. Leaving Lord Sin floating among the lily pads to the mocking laughter of his peers, Rose escaped back to the obscurity of the Scottish countryside. Six years later, Sin convinces his aunt, the Duchess of Roxburghe, to invite Rose to her annual house party, where he plans to get revenge by making Rose the laughingstock of polite society. To his astonishment, he finds she has become an alluring woman who threatens to turn the tables on his nefarious plans. Thus Sin and Rose begin an epic battle of the sexes that becomes more passionate at every turn. Eventually, one will have to surrender . . . but to vengeance? Or to love’s deepest passion?

Karen Hawkins - Szerelmi ​alku
Caitlyn ​Hurst az egész társaság előtt alázza meg Alexander MacLeant, aki bosszúból elhatározza, hogy tönkreteszi a lányt. Ám Caitlyn bája és eszessége meghiúsítja a férfi terveit…

Karen Hawkins - The ​Prince and I
Meet ​the Princes of Oxenburg... Fairytales with a sizzling, Scottish, and delightfully sparkling twist. Gregori Romanovin, Oxenburg's warrior prince, is escorting his grandmother to a ball deep in the Scottish Highlands when he and his entourage are robbed at sword point by a group of ruffians. Led by a man dubbed the Scottish Robin Hood, battle-savvy Gregori senses that something's amiss - that 'he' is really a 'she'. Lady Murian is a young, beautiful widow seeking revenge against the powerful earl who murdered her husband and stole his birthright. Living in the woods, she and her banished band of men rob wealthy nobles visiting the evil earl. But when Murian ambushes the Prince's golden coach, she gets far more than she bargained for. And she's left fearing that he is the real thief...of her heart.

Karen Hawkins - Határtalan ​szerelem
A ​londoni társasági évad közepén a meggondolatlan és csélcsap ifjú hölgy, Caitlyn Hurst komoly zűrzavarba keveredik: csapdát akar állítani a vagyonos és jóképű Alexander MacLane-nek, hogy a férfinek feleségül kelljen kérnie őt. Tervéről azonban értesül ikertestvére, Caitriona, valamint Alexander öccse, Hugh MacLane is, és egymásról mit sem sejtve, mindketten próbálják megakadályozni a tervet. A sors fintora, hogy végül ők keverednek botrányba, amelynek vége kényszerű házasságkötésük lesz. A gyors londoni esküvőt követően Triona és Hugh a férfi skóciai birtokán kezdi meg titkokkal és nehézségekkel teljes közös életét. Vajon sikerül-e érzelmileg is közel kerülniük egymáshoz? Elég erős lesz-e a szerelmük, hogy megtörjön a MacLeaneket évtizedek óta sújtó átok? Vajon Triona elszántsága rábírja-e Hugh-t, hogy teljes mértékig bevonja a lányt az életébe, és megossza vele minden titkát? Karen Hawkins (Kalandor, Viharos szerelem, Kockázatos szerelem) új műve a viharos szenvedélyek és mély érzelmek, valamint az érzékiség regénye, sok-sok romantikával, csipetnyi humorral és életbölcsességgel fűszerezve.

Karen Hawkins - Rose
Qualifié ​de plus beau parti d'Angleterre, lord Sinclair a toujours pris soin d'éviter les demoiselles à marier. Mais lors d'un bal, un peu éméché, il n'a pas résisté au charme de la jolie Rose Balfour, une débutante bien plus délurée que les autres. Hélas pour lui, ce flirt s'est terminé par une cuisante humiliation en public. Quant à la petite peste, elle s'est volatilisée. Six ans plus tard, Sinclair apprend que sa grand-tante, la duchesse de Roxburghe, reçoit dans sa propriété écossaise sept de ses filleules, parmi lesquelles une certaine... Rose Balfour. Toutes affaires cessantes, il accourt. Enfin, il a l'occasion rêvée de se venger !

Julia Quinn - Suzanne Enoch - Karen Hawkins - Mia Ryan - Lady ​Whistledown Strikes Back
Who ​Stole Lady Neeley’s Bracelet? Was it the fortune hunter, the gambler, the servant, or the rogue? All of London is abuzz with speculation, but it is clear that one of four couples is connected to the crime. Lady Whistledown's Society Papers, May 1816 Julia Quinn enchants: A dashing fortune hunter is captivated by the Season's most desired debutante...and must prove he is out to steal the lady's heart, not her dowry. Suzanne Enoch tantalizes: An innocent miss who has spent her life scrupulously avoiding scandal is suddenly -- and secretly -- courted by London's most notorious rogue. Karen Hawkins seduces: A roving viscount comes home to rekindle the passionate fires of his marriage...only to discover that his beautiful, headstrong bride will not be so easily won. Mia Ryan delights: A lovely, free-spirited servant is dazzled by the romantic attentions of a charming earl...sparking a scandalous affair that could ruin them both. You'll hear it first from Lady Whistledown

Karen Hawkins - The ​Taming of a Scottish Princess
Renowned ​Egyptologist Michael Hurst and his intrepid assistant, Miss Jane Smythe-Haughton, are on a hunt to unravel the mystery that has consumed his life-to find the long-lost Hurst Amulet. But when the chase takes them to Jane's birthplace, a place she'd sworn never to return, Michael realizes there's more than one mystery at play-especially when everyone treats Jane like a long-lost princess. They must put all secrets aside and work together to not only find the Hurst family treasure, but also stop the threats from Jane's past catching up to her once and for all.

Karen Hawkins - Scandal ​in Scotland
New ​York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins spins an unforgettable tale of a captivating beauty with a secret, a dashing sea captain on a treacherous mission - and the priceless artifact that seals their destiny. A DESPERATE BEAUTYDespite fame and countless admirers, actress Marcail Beauchamp has never forgotten William Hurst, the audacious seafarer she once loved . . . and lost. Now, forced by a mysterious blackmailer who threatens her family, she must steal an ancient onyx box from the one man she's vowed never to see again. A BOLD ADVENTURERTo save his brother from a ruthless abductor, William must deliver the artifact as ransom. He's stunned when Marcail, more lovely than ever, suddenly appears on his ship. But when she drugs him and steals the box, his fury knows no bounds. THE TREASURE EVERYONE WANTSWilliam pursues Marcail, but too late: she has already delivered the box. The estranged lovers realize they must work together - both to regain the artifact that could mean life or death to his family and to destroy the mysterious blackmailer's power over her family. Thus begins a high-stakes quest through the reaches of Scotland, a quest that stirs up long-forgotten memories and an unquenchable passion. . . .

Karen Hawkins - The ​Laird Who Loved Me
The ​fourth and fifth exciting novels in New York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins’s sparkling Scottish Regency series about two beautiful twin sisters who find romance with the sexy MacLean brothers. The laird of the MacLean Clan, Alexander, is a handsome and eligible bachelor. The infamous Caitlyn Hurst, known in society as The Incomparable, would love to change that. After her plan to trick him into marrying her goes awry, she gets a second chance to woo Alex into matrimony in The Laird Who Loved Me.

Karen Hawkins - A ​Cup of Silver Linings
From ​New York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins comes another book in her Dove Pond series—and this time Ava’s famous tea leaves spell trouble ahead. Ava Dove—the sixth of seven daughters of the famed Dove family, and owner of Ava’s Landscaping and Specialty Gourmet Tea—is frantic. Just as she is getting ready to open her fabulous new tearoom, her herbal teas have gone wonky. Suddenly, the tea that is supposed to help people sleep is startling them awake with vivid dreams; the tea that infuses romance back into tired marriages is causing people to blurt out their darkest secrets; and the tea that helps people find happiness is making them spend hours staring into mirrors. Meanwhile, living four doors down the road from Ava, sixteen-year-old Kristen Foster’s life has just crashed down around her. After her mother’s death, Kristen’s grandmother Ellen has arrived in town to sweep Kristen off to a white mansion on a hill in distant Raleigh. But Kristen has had enough ‘life changes’ and is desperate to stay with her friends in her beloved hometown of Dove Pond. But to do so means Kristen must undertake a quest she’s been avoiding her entire life—finding her never-been-there-for-her father. With the help of an ancient herbal remedy book found in her attic by her sister, Ava realizes that Kristen holds the key to fixing her unstable tea leaves. So Ava throws herself into Kristen’s search, even convincing Kristen’s grandmother Ellen to help, too. Together, the three embark on a reluctant but magical journey of healing, friendship, and family that will delight fans of Alice Hoffman, Kate Morton, and Sarah Addison Allen.

Karen Hawkins - How ​to Entice an Enchantress
The ​third sizzling novel in New York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins’s Duchess Diaries series, featuring three unruly sisters and their headstrong godmother with a penchant for matchmaking. Reclusive Viscount Kirk, horribly scarred by a tragic accident that stole the life of his beloved first wife, is a man defined by fury. For years he’s eschewed society, growing abrupt and curmudgeonly. But now, when he’d given up on life, he’s fallen madly in love with the refreshingly naive daughter of his neighbor, dainty and charming Dahlia Balfour. Desperate to win her attention, Kirk calls in a favor from the Duchess of Roxburghe and asks that she transform him into a fashionable suitor for Dahlia’s hand. But what’s easy to change on the outside, isn’t as easy to change on the inside… Dahlia’s always dreamed of a fairytale romance. Although Viscount Kirk is only seven years her senior, because of his cantankerous ways and lack of social graces she thinks of him as her “older neighbor,” and is blissfully unaware that he sees her as anything other than an acquaintance. She is shocked to see him at the duchess’s grand house party, trying to fit with the very societal rules he so frequently mocks. Surprised by his attention, irritated at his bald honesty, and intrigued that he finds her worth the effort, Dahlia regards Kirk as the opposite of Prince Charming. Without the pretty words and grand gestures she yearns for, can true love find its way into her unwilling heart?

Karen Hawkins - To ​Scotland, With Love
When ​Lord Gregor MacLean learns his childhood friend, Venetia Oglivie, has beenabducted by a fortune hunter, he rides off to Scotland in hot -- and very annoyed -- pursuit. Venetia's soft heart has gotten her in major trouble this time: if hedoesn't rescue her swiftly, the scandal will ostracize the provocative wench! The only sensible member of her family, Venetia is sure she can fix any problem,even this one. So when an irate Gregor catches up with her, arrogantly expectinga hero's welcome, the sparks between them begin to fly. Then an unexpected snowstorm traps them at an inn, and Gregor discovers his feelings for the lovelyVenetia are far warmer than he realized -- fiery enough to burn down the inn! Nowif he can only convince Venetia that his motive for marriage isn't duty...but desire.

Karen Hawkins - The ​Prince Who Loved Me
A ​handsome, rakish prince who doesn't believe in true love meets a stubborn lass who will settle for nothing less... In a lighthearted retelling of a classic fairy tale, bestselling author Karen Hawkins gives Cinderella a Scottish twist! Prince Alexsey Romanovin enjoys his carefree life, flirting—and more—with every lovely lady who crosses his path. But when the interfering Grand Duchess Natasha decides it's time for her grandson to wed, Alexsey finds himself in Scotland, determined to foil her plans. Brainy, bookish, and bespectacled, Bronwyn Murdoch seems the perfect answer—she isn't at all to the duchess' taste. Living at the beck and call of her ambitious stepmother and social butterfly stepsisters, Bronwyn has little time for a handsome flirt—no matter how intoxicating his kisses are. After all, no spoiled, arrogant prince would be seriously interested in a firm-minded female like herself. So . . . wouldn't it be fun to turn his "game" upside down and prove that an ordinary woman can bring a prince to his knees?

Karen Hawkins - A ​veszély vonzásában
A ​családi amulett titokzatos története tovább folytatódik... Robert Hurst már évek óta üldöz egy nőt, követi a nyomát, és hiába veszti szem elől, újra és újra a keresésére indul. Ez az asszony Moira MacAllister - vagy Mrs. MacJames, vagy Mrs. Randolph, attól függően, hogy éppen milyen nevet használ. Moira nem mindennapi teremtés: vörös hajú, igéző szépség, virtuóz módon bújik egyik szerepből a másikba. Robert először a Brit Birodalom ügynökeként szegődött a nyomába, de a mostani indokai már inkább személyesek... Nemcsak az asszony után nyomoz ugyanis, hanem azt a családi amulettet is meg akarja kaparintani, amelynek megszerzésére Moira is megbízást kapott. Ki melyik oldalon áll, ellenfelek vagy szövetségesek ők valójában? És bár a kettejük élete a múltban egy rövid időre már összekapcsolódott, most, hogy a sors megint egymás mellé sodorta őket, vajon képesek-e arra, hogy a kölcsönös vonzalomnál erősebb kötelékre leljenek, amely összefűzheti az életüket egyszer és mindenkorra?

Karen Hawkins - Much ​Ado About Marriage
New ​York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins’s first historical romance, originally titled ONE LUCKY LORD and written as Kim Bennett, has been rewritten to tie into both her "MacLeans" series and her new "Hurst Amulet" series. Fearless English earl Thomas Wentworth scoffs at failure, trusting in the legendary Wentworth luck to safeguard his spy mission to Scotland. But a single encounter with saucy Scotswoman Fia Maclean turns Thomas's mission topsy-turvy. All-too-innocently entangling him in his enemy's trap, the beautiful Fia gives Thomas no escape but to marry her. But Thomas doesn't know just what he's marrying into. With an ancient amulet in Fia's possession, she wields even more power than her sharp tongue and quick wit. Her cousin, Douglas Maclean stole the magical amulet from the White Witch, Maeve Hurst, and gave it to Fia for safekeeping. But now, with Fia in London with Thomas, the amulet falls into the hands of Queen Elizabeth. Thinking it will be safe in the queen's hands, Fia leaves it be and focuses on bedeviling her newly betrothed!

Karen Hawkins - To ​Catch a Highlander
In ​this sizzling romantic adventure, a daring Highland lass plays a high-stakes game to keep the home she loves...but ends up losing her heart instead. When her father gambles away the family estate to darkly dangerous Lord Dougal MacLean, Sophia MacFarlane is determined to use her wiles to regain it. Forced to stake the one thing she has left -- her virtue -- she desperately hopes her skill can limit her losses to a few kisses...no matter how hotly tempting Dougal turns out to be. Dougal MacLean knows that Sophia has some trick up her sleeve, but he can't resist the challenge -- or her ravishing beauty. So when she proposes a card game with most unusual stakes, Dougal is delighted to accept. But as the game ends, Dougal and Sophia discover they've wagered something even more precious -- their hearts.

Karen Hawkins - Viharos ​szerelem
Venetia ​határozott és öntudatos ifjú hölgy, aki segítő szándékkal bármikor szívesen beleavatkozik a körülötte élők életébe. Amikor azonban egy hozományvadász csellel ráveszi, hogy megszökjön vele, nagy bajba kerül, és úgy tűnik, most ő szorul segítségre. Egy váratlan hóvihar miatt egy fedél alá kényszerülnek, kockára téve Venetia jóhírét. A fogadó, ahol megszállnak, időközben megtelik vendégekkel, akik nem hagynák szó nélkül azt, hogy egy ifjú hajadon idegen férfi társaságában utazgat. A szorult helyzetben lévő lány segítségére siet gyerekkori barátja, Gregor MacLean, aki egy ügyes hazugsággal elejét veszi a gyanúsítgatásnak. Ám a valódi kalandok még csak most kezdődnek: a hó miatt még napokra a fogadóban rekednek, összezárva egy úti társasággal. Miközben azon igyekeznek, hogy fenntartsák a látszatot, McLeannek saját viharos természetével is meg kell küzdenie, Venetia pedig rájön, hogy amit Gregor iránt érez, sokkal több egyszerű barátságnál, és hiába próbálja megőrizni józanságát, menthetetlenül beleszeret a férfiba. Karen Hawkins (Kalandor) fordulatos, sok humorral és érzékiséggel fűszerezett regénye történelmi díszletek között, a tizenkilencedik századi Angliában játszódik.

Karen Hawkins - Sleepless ​in Scotland
When ​sensible Catriona Hurst sets off in pursuit of her wild twin sister, Caitlyn—whose plan to trap the handsome laird of Clan MacLean into marriage will lead her to sure disaster—she never expects the journey to end with her own wedding. First Triona is caught in MacLean’s carriage, then she’s roundly scolded, and then—to her shocked surprise— thoroughly kissed! She is caught, body and soul, by the laird’s enigmatic younger brother, Hugh MacLean, who had set a trap for the unprincipled sister and refuses to believe that he’s caught the other. While Hugh is enchanted by Triona’s delightful response to his kiss, he soon realizes that she is not who he thought, but an innocent whom honor demands he wed immediately. And he also discovers that letting the passionate Triona into his bed is far easier than keeping her out of his many concerns—even the ones he’d planned to keep secret!

Karen Hawkins - Lily
Après ​l'union de son petit-neveu et de sa filleule, la duchesse de Roxhurghe s'intéresse à Lily Balfour. Il faut aider cette pauvre fille à trouver un époux ! Et pourquoi pas le comte de Huntley, un veuf fortuné ? Ni une ni deux, notre marieuse organise une partie de campagne pour réunir les futurs tourtereaux. Lily, dont le père est criblé de dettes, vient justement de se résoudre à faire un riche mariage. Elle accepte l'invitation de la duchesse mais tombe follement amoureuse du prince de Wulfinski, un géant aux yeux verts, magnifique, et... désespérément pauvre. Le coeur ou la raison, qui l'emportera ?

Karen Hawkins - The ​Book Charmer
The ​New York Times bestselling author of the wildly popular MacLean Curse series crafts a charming and evocative story about a picturesque Southern town, two fiercely independent women, and a magical friendship that will change their lives forever. The residents of Dove Pond, North Carolina, know three things: they have the finest bar-b-que this side of Atlanta, their Apple Festival is the best that ever was, and the town has phenomenal good luck whenever the Dove family has seven daughters. Fortunately, that time is now, because Dove Pond desperately needs a miracle. The seventh daughter, Sarah Dove, believes in all things magical. Books have whispered their secrets to her since she was a child. Now the town librarian, she makes sure every book finds the reader who most needs it. But recently the books have been whispering something different—that change is about to come to Dove Pond. Sarah is soon convinced that the legendary Dove Pond good luck has arrived in the form of new resident, Grace Wheeler. After the tragic death of her sister, Grace has moved to Dove Pond with her grieving young niece and ailing foster mother hoping to retrench financially and emotionally before returning to her fast-paced city life. But she soon learns that life in a not-so-sleepy town isn’t as quiet as she’d hoped. Despite her best efforts to focus on her family, she can’t avoid the townspeople, especially her next-door neighbors, the quirky and talkative Sarah Dove and cynical veteran Travis Parker. Grace’s situation grows more complicated when she assumes her duties as town clerk and discovers that Dove Pond is on the verge of financial ruin. Already overburdened by her own cares, Grace tries to stay aloof from the town’s issues, but she’s never been good at resisting a challenge. With Sarah’s encouragement, and inspired by the wise words of a special book, Grace decides to save her new town. And in her quest, she discovers the rich comfort of being a part of a loving community, the tantalizing promise of new love, the deep strength that comes from having a true friend, and the heartfelt power of finding just the right book. With Karen Hawkins’s “fast, fun, and sexy” (Christina Dodd) prose, The Book Charmer is a feel-good story with plenty of heart that will appeal to fans of Sarah Addison Allen, Alice Hoffman, Heather Graham, and Jude Deveraux.

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