A Desperate FortuneSusanna Kearsley
An amateur codebreaker is hired to decipher a Jacobite exile's mysterious journal that has laid unread for 300 years--but little does she know what mysteries await her...
A Week to be WickedTessa Dare
When a devilish lord and a bluestocking set off on the road to ruin . . . time is not on their side.
Marrying the Royal MarineCarla Kelly
An "ugly duckling" finds that she blossoms into a swan under the gaze of a protective Royal Marine in this Regency by fan favorite Kelly.
The Rebel PirateDonna Thorland
We're suckers for a girl-dressed-as-boy story here at XOXO, and when you throw in that she's from a family of pirates and set it in the rarely-seen-these-days Revolutionary War period? Aye aye, cap'n!
Jenkins is one of the major voices of African American romance, and her stories CAPTURE (see what we did there?) slices of history rarely seen in the genre. (Plus, more pirates! What's not to like?)
Heart of SteelMeljean Brook
The reigning queen of steampunk weaves a tale of a beautiful airship captain who crosses paths with a swashbuckling adventurer in this novel from Brook's Iron Seas series.
The story that started it all--the first installment in Diana Gabaldon's celebrated Outlanders series, now a major show on Starz!
Into the Wilderness
The first book in this series kicks off with Englishwoman Elizabeth Middleton, who hardly expects to fall for an American frontiersman when she travels to the New World. But alas, such is love...
The Bronze Horseman
The first in a trilogy, this book is a sweeping love story that takes place in war-torn Russia during World War II. Sounds cold.
A daughter of the Amish faith; a stranger with a gun; a forbidden love. Need we say more?
Tides of Honour
In the summer of 1916, Private Daniel Baker marches into battle with the boys of Nova Scotia’s 25th Battalion. Out of brutal necessity, Danny has steeled himself against the trials and horrors of war, but he is completely unprepared to meet the love of his life in war-torn France.
The Winter SeaSusanna Kearsley
A novelist creates a heroine named for one of her own ancestors, and starts to write. But when she discovers her novel is more fact than fiction, she wonders if she might be dealing with ancestral memory...