When pretty young Lucie Gresham takes a job as companion to the mother of rich shipping magnate Adrian Ollivent she also realises her long-held wish to visit the beautiful island of Cyprus.
Lucie finds the island as enchanting as she had hoped and Mrs Ollivent a pleasant and kindly old lady but also finds herself falling in love with Adrian. He is not a happy man and displays little affection towards her so Lucie determines to discover what has made him this way. She finds much pain and unhappiness has to be endured before the complete truth is finally exposed.
Would she stand at the altar - between two lovers?
While in Rome, young Cressida fell madly in love with Dominic, a handsome
carefree artist. Though she knew his reputation, she thought their love affair
would be different--right up until the day he disappeared.
Now she had Sam, a kind man who offered her a new love--one that could make
her forget Dominic. But a week before the wedding, Dominic suddenly showed up
--as Sam's best man! The vision of standing at the altar, between two lovers, was
too much to bear. And she knew the wild Dominic would never allow her to belong
to another man.
Sensual... corrupt... that was the court of Renaissance Italy. And that, too, was Lucrezia Borgia - a woman of infinite guile and indiscriminate passion, whose affairs led her from page boy to prince... and to a reputation called shocking even in a land not easily shocked.
Yet no matter how often she strayed, Lucrezia remained faithful - in her special fashion - to the one man she had sworn would be hers.
A gripping historical romance from the 100-million-copy bestselling Queen of Romance, first published in 1953, and available now for the first time in eBook.
'Neither her mother's devotion - nor her father's strength - could protect Fleur from the doom that awaited her.'
In this dazzling sequel to Gold for the Gay Masters, Fauna's beautiful daughter Fleur comes to the fore.
As alluring and fatally captivating as her mother, Fleur's life would never be a life of ease...
This is Fleur's story. The story of an arranged marriage to the forbidding Baron of Cadlington, of her love for the young artist Peveril, of the darkly-predicted black heir who is born to her, of her fiery attempts to find escape, revenge - and fulfilment, of the restless urges that burn in her fated blood.
Denise Robins has written another great historical novel, full of fire, passion, romance, excitement, high drama and adventure, capturing all the swagger and zest of its time.
Christa might have thought herself lucky. She spent every working day
with Stephen Harrimay - the brilliant young executive - the man she
But Christa was only his private secretary. Each evening he left her
behind for society's most glamorous women - fast, beautiful wealthy
womaen - who could challenge his brilliance, and further his career.
Christa watched as he led his whirlwind life with the beautiful and the
rich, knowing that all she could offer was her calm, deep love. She
could only watch, wait and hope for the moment Stephen would stop, and
really see her for the first time...
A captivating love story from the 100-million-copy bestselling Queen of
Romance, first published in 1964, and available now for the first time in
Juliet had always thought of love as a sacred bond and of marriage as an
oath she would never break -- and she promised herself she would never
love a married man. That was until she met Lucien de Maureville -- a gentle
husband betrayed by a faithless wife and a lonely, tormented man caught
between Juliet's budding love and a promise she hoped never to break.