Readers, I feel I owe you an apology. It is June as I write this, and I have not done a single one of these reading list posts since last year! Perhaps the title of this post should be “What Janine Has Not Read in 2013” because I feel I ... more >
“A secret that could cause scandal! Jilted at the altar, Shefali Khanna should be humiliated. Instead she takes the opportunity to start again. Top of the priority list: do not tumble headfirst into another relationship! But even moving from the city to the country can’t keep Shefali out of ... more >
Taking X-Rays Of Women In Corsets Was A Haunting Use Of New Technology – The Public Domain Review had a post on the x-rays taken of corset wearing women in the late 1890s and published in Ludovic O’Followell’s treatise Le Corset in 1908. Digg picked up on this article and ... more >
Welcome to the Promotional Thread for Authors. What’s this you say? I read quite a few blogs outside the romance blogosphere and many of the big ones have a daily open thread where the commenters drive the bus. The rules for Author Promo Night Open Thread are as follows: The ... more >
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The Challenge by Edith Layton. $ .99 From the Jacket Copy: Wealthy, handsome, and devastatingly charming, the expatriate Viscount Hathaway Wycoff could easily win most women’s affections. But the lovely Lucy Stone isn’t most women. Though the self-respecting beauty is drawn to him, she refuses to give in to passion. ... more >