Author: Tessa Dare

16 Jan '19

Review Post : The Governess Game by Tessa Dare (4 Stars)

Review Post : The Governess Game by Tessa Dare (4 Stars)

The Governess Game by Tessa Dare Published by HarperCollins on 2018-08-28 Genres: Historical, Romance Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • He’s been a bad, bad rake—and it takes a governess to teach him a lesson The accidental governess. After her livelihood slips through her fingers, Alexandra Mountbatten takes on an impossible post: transforming a pair of wild orphans into proper young ladies. However, the girls don’t need discipline. They need a loving home. Try telling that to their guardian, Chase Reynaud: duke’s heir in the streets and devil in the sheets. The ladies of London have tried—and failed—to make him settle down. Somehow, Alexandra must reach his heart… without risking her own. The infamous rake…. Keep Reading »

03 Nov '15

Review Post : When a Scot Ties the Knot by Tessa Dare (5 Stars)

Review Post : When a Scot Ties the Knot by Tessa Dare (5 Stars)

When a Scot Ties the Knot by Tessa Dare Series: Castles Ever After #3 Published by HarperCollins on 2015-08-25 Genres: Historical Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • On the cusp of her first London season, Miss Madeline Gracechurch was shy, pretty, and talented with a drawing pencil, but hopelessly awkward with gentlemen. She was certain to be a dismal failure on the London marriage mart. So Maddie did what generations of shy, awkward young ladies have done: she invented a sweetheart. A Scottish sweetheart. One who was handsome and honorable and devoted to her, but conveniently never around. Maddie poured her heart into writing the imaginary Captain MacKenzie letter after letter . . . and… Keep Reading »

29 Jan '14

A Nix Short Historical Review – Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare (5 Stars)

A Nix Short Historical Review – Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare (5 Stars)

Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare Series: Castles Ever After #1 Published by HarperCollins on 2014-01-28 Genres: Historical Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • As the daughter of a famed author, Isolde Ophelia Goodnight grew up on tales of brave knights and fair maidens. She never doubted romance would be in her future, too.  The storybooks offered endless possibilities.And as she grew older, Izzy crossed them off.  One by one by one. Ugly duckling turned swan? Abducted by handsome highwayman? Rescued from drudgery by charming prince? No, no, and . . . Heh. Now Izzy’s given up yearning for romance. She’ll settle for a roof over her head.  What fairy tales are left over for… Keep Reading »