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The Arrangement
****
Mary Balogh
Dell, $7.99, PG
Reviewed 9/11/13 (SL)

The Trouble With Being a Duke
at the Kingsborough Ball

****
Sophie Barnes
Avon, $7.99, PG
Reviewed 10/24/13 (SL)

When She Was Wicked
***
Anne Barton
Grand Central, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 10/3/13 (CS)

When She Was Tempted
****
Anne Barton
Grand Central, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 11/21/13 (CS)

One More Kiss
***
Mary Blayney
Bantam, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 10/3/13 (CS)

Once Upon a Tartan
***
Grace Burrowes
Sourcebooks, $7.99, PG
Reviewed 9/10/13 (SL)

Lady in Red
**
Maire Claremont
Signet, $7.99, PG
Reviewed 11/21/13 (SL)

Encounters of the Ardenzy Heiresses
***
Claudia Dain
Aspendawn, $.99ebook, PG-13
Reviewed 12/7/13 (CS)

NEW!
Romancing the Duke
*****
Tessa Dare
Avon, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 2/09/14 (NH)

Stroke of Midnight
****
Olivia Drake
St. Martin's, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 10/3/13 (AW)

HighThe Devil Wears Kilts
**
Suzanne Enoch
St. Martin's, $7.99, PG
Reviewed 12/31/13 (SL)

Lady Mercy Danforthe Flirts
With Danger

***
Jayne Fresina
Sourcebooks, $6.99, G
Reviewed 12/7/13 (AW)

True Spies
****
Shana Galen
Sourcebooks, $7.99, R
Reviewed 10/3/13 (SK)

NEW!
To Have and To Hold
****
Leigh Greenwood
Sourcebooks, $7.99, G
Reviewed 2/09/14 (SL)

Highland Master
*****
Hannah Howell
Kensington, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 12/31/13 (AW)

True to the Law
**
Jo Goodman
Berkley, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 11/21/13 (SK)

When the Marquess Met His Match
****
Laura Lee Guhrke
Avon, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 11/21/13 (CS)

Her Hesitant Heart
****
Carla Kelly
Harlequin, $5.50, PG
Reviewed 9/11/13 (CS)

NEW!
Secrets for Seducing
a Royal Bodyguard

***
Vanessa Kelly
Zebra, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 2/09/14 (NH)

His By Christmas
***
Kaitlin O'Riley
Zebra, $7.99, PG
Reviewed 12/7/13 (SL)

The Seduction of Lady Phoebe
***
Ella Quinn
Kensington, $15, PG-13
Reviewed 12/7/13 (CS)

The Wicked Wallflower
****
Maya Rodale
Avon, $7.99, PG
Reviewed 12/31/13 (SL)

It Takes Two to Tangle
***
Theresa Romain
Sourcebooks, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 12/7/13 (CS)

The Luckiest Lady in London
*****
Sherry Thomas
Berkley, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 12/7/13 (CS)

Behind His Blue Eyes
***
Kaki Warner
Berkley, $7.99, PG-13
Reviewed 9/11/13 (CS)


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*****A Definite Keeper
****We Recommend
***Acceptable
**Think Twice
*Don't Bother

Sensuality Ratings
G - Love scenes, but little or no sex.
PG - Non-descriptive sex, nothing graphic.
PG-13 - More descriptive, but nothing wild or kinky.
R - Lovemaking, and plenty of it - described in lots of detail.
NC-17 - Ouch! Don't burn yourself. This book is hot, hot, hot!
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