JILL “Pearl” BARNETT is the New York Times bestselling author of 18 novels and short stories. Her work has been published in 23 languages worldwide, and she has 9 million books in print. She lives in the PNW with her family. Subscribe to Jill’s newsletter HERE.
CHERYL “Diamond” BOLEN, a New York Times and USA Today bestseller, has published more than 30 Regency-set romances. Her books have been translated into eight languages. Named Notable New Author in 1999, she has won the Holt Medallion for Best Historical Novel in 2006 and Best Historical in the International Digital Awards. Subscribe to Cheryl’s newsletter HERE.
LUCINDA “Sapphire” BRANT is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of award-winning Georgian historical romances and mysteries. Her novels have been described as “smart, witty, adventures, full of heart-wrenching drama with a happily ever after,” where “history is more than a setting.” Subscribe to Lucinda’s newsletter HERE.
DARCY “Opal” BURKE is the USA Today Bestselling Author of sexy, emotional historical and contemporary romance. A native Oregonian, Darcy lives on the edge of wine country with her guitar-strumming husband, their two hilarious kids, two Bengal cats, and a third cat named after a fruit. Subscribe to Darcy’s newsletter HERE.
GLYNNIS “Alexandrite” CAMPBELL is a USA Today bestselling author of swashbuckling Scottish romance. She loves to play medieval matchmaker, transporting readers to a place where the bold heroes have endearing flaws, the women are stronger than they look, the land is lush and untamed, and chivalry is alive and well! Subscribe to Glynnis’s newsletter HERE.
KIMBERLY “Aquamarine” CATES is a five-time Rita Finalist named “a master of the genre” by Romantic Times. The New York Daily News praises her writing as “so richly detailed we…hear the clash of sword against sword.” Her emotionally intense books feature flawed heroes and bring the British Isles to life. Subscribe to Kimberly’s newsletter HERE.
TANYA ANNE “Emerald” CROSBY is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of thirty novels. She has been featured in magazines, such as People, Romantic Times, and Publishers Weekly, and her books have been translated into eight languages. Subscribe to Tanya’s newsletter HERE.
CLAIRE “Tourmaline” DELACROIX is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author and has been writing medieval romance since 1992. She has published over fifty books featuring rogues and knights—and the women who dare to defy their expectations, then conquer their hearts. Subscribe to Claire’s newsletter HERE.
BRENDA “Jade” HIATT is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of twenty-three novels (so far), including sweet and spicy historical romance, time travel romance, humorous mystery, and young adult science fiction. Brenda is passionate about embracing life to the fullest and enjoys scuba diving, Taekwondo, hiking, and traveling. Subscribe to Brenda’s newsletter HERE.
ERICA “Obsidian” RIDLEY is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the Dukes of War and Rogues to Riches. When not reading or writing romances, Erica can be found riding camels in Africa, zip-lining through rainforests in Costa Rica, or getting hopelessly lost in the middle of Budapest. Subscribe to Erica’s newsletter HERE.
LAUREN “Amethyst” ROYAL is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of “truly enchanting” historical romance novels. Her books have earned raves from reviewers including Publishers Weekly, who calls her “an impressive talent.” Lauren lives in Southern California with her family and their constantly shedding cat. Subscribe to Lauren’s newsletter HERE.
CYNTHIA “Ruby” WRIGHT, a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, has been writing award-winning historical romances for over three decades. Her “addictive” novels have been hailed by Romantic Times as “Romance the way it was meant to be.” Subscribe to Cynthia’s newsletter HERE.
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WONDERFUL by Jill Barnett – Medieval Trilogy
Wales & England, 1269: When Sir Merrick goes off to war, he leaves his betrothed languishing in a covent. Ignored for six years, Lady Clio wants revenge in this sometimes passionate, sometimes hilarious battle of wills.
THE BRIDE WORE BLUE by Cheryl Bolen, Book 1 of her Brides of Bath series
England, 1813: For six long years Thomas Moreland has dreamed of the beautiful young noblewoman who rescued him. Wealthy now, he’s come to Bath to rescue his fair Felicity—while endeavoring to win her love.
NOBLE SATYR by Lucinda Brant, Book 1 of her Roxton Family Saga
France & England, 1740s: In the age of hedonism and enlightenment, Antonia is abandoned at Versailles, where the predatory Comte de Salvan plots her seduction. The Duke of Roxton snatches Antonia to safety—but is Roxton a noble savior or a satyr most despicable?
THE FORBIDDEN DUKE by Darcy Burke, Book 1 in her The Untouchables series
London, 1811: A decade ago, Titus St. John’s idle roguery brought about the ruin of Eleanor Lockhart—and his self-imposed isolation. Now she’s back, and she needs his help. But by “saving” her, The Forbidden Duke may ruin her life all over again.
LADY DANGER by Glynnis Campbell, Book 1 of her Warrior Maids of Rivenloch series
Scotland, 1136: Deirdre of Rivenloch has never had trouble turning away men. But when she marries the powerful Sir Pagan Cameliard to save her sister, Deirdre soon finds herself losing the battle over her heart.
GATHER THE STARS by Kimberly Cates – Culloden’s Fire
Scotland, 1746: Englishwoman Rachel de Lacey is taken hostage by the Glen Lyon, the Highland raider saving Scotland’s orphans from English retribution. Branded a coward in battle, he teaches her a new meaning for courage.
THE MacKINNON’S BRIDE by Tanya Anne Crosby, Book 1 of her Highland Brides series
Scotland, 1124: When Iain MacKinnon’s young son is stolen by the English, he captures the daughter of his enemy to bargain for his son’s return. But even as Page blames the chieftain for welching on a contract with her father, she suspects the truth…
THE BEAUTY BRIDE by Claire Delacroix, Book 1 of her Jewels of Kinfairlie series
Scotland, 1421: Madeline flees her arranged marriage to the notorious outlaw Rhys FitzHenry, never expecting the taciturn warrior to pursue her and defend her—much less steal her heart away. When Rhys’ past threatens his future, will Madeline and her newfound love be enough to save him?
ROGUE’S HONOR by Brenda Hiatt, Book 1 of her Saint of Seven Dials series
London, 1816: A duke’s daughter in disguise is rescued by legendary Regency Robin Hood, the Saint of Seven Dials. Love is the last thing either needs, but when was love ever wise?
THE VISCOUNT’S CHRISTMAS TEMPTATION by Erica Ridley, Book 1 of her Dukes of War series
London, 1815: Certain individuals might consider Lady Amelia Pembroke a managing sort of female, but truly, most people would be lost without her help. Why, the latest on-dit is that rakish Viscount Sheffield is canceling the fête of the year because he hasn’t time for silly soirees. He doesn’t need time—he needs her!
AMETHYST by Lauren Royal, Book 1 of her Chase Family Series
England, 1666: Amethyst Goldsmith will soon be condemned to a loveless marriage, and she sees no way out—until a devastating fire sweeps through London, and tragedy lands her in the arms of dashing nobleman Colin Chase.
SILVER STORM by Cynthia Wright, Book 1 of her Rakes & Rebels series
Connecticut & Virginia, 1783: Dashing privateer Captain Andre Raveneau saves spirited Devon Lindsay from the Redcoats. He reluctantly agrees to deliver her to her fiancé, but doesn’t count on falling in love with her himself!