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Paris in Springtime…

What could be more perfect, ahead of Valentine’s Day, than an insider guide to Spring in the most romantic city in the world? These Dividing Walls author Fran Cooper shares her favourite spots. Is there anything more romantic than the idea of Paris in the spring? Those days when it’s warm enough to walk around […]

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Find out what one thing Hilary Boyd would never, EVER give up

Today we’re celebrating the publication of Hilary Boyd‘s latest novel, The Lavender House; which we urge you to pick up a copy of and promise you will not regret it! In true Hilary style, this novel pulls at the heartstrings while simultaneously making you giggle into its pages, as she introduces you to the world of […]

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Enter the Sceptre Loves Short Story competition

To celebrate the publication of How Much the Heart Can Hold, a collection of seven short stories written by seven award-winning authors exploring different concepts of love, we are launching Sceptre Loves, a short story competition. We’re looking for a story based on any sort of love: from obsessive to platonic, unrequited to all-consuming. Entries […]

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Our authors share their most romantic moments ever (part 2)

Our authors are a lucky bunch! Catch up on part 1 of their most romantic moments here.  TAMARA MCKINLEY, author of Echoes from Afar The most romantic gesture I’ve had was from my husband.   We’d been engaged as teenagers and drifted apart, only to meet and fall in love again thirty-five years later.   He always […]

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Our authors share their most romantic moments ever (part 1)

TRACY REES, author of Amy Snow and Florence Grace  I’m going to start with the second most romantic gesture I’ve ever received (because I’m like that!) I once received from a boyfriend, for my birthday, a beautiful, specially commissioned pen and ink drawing. It was beautifully framed and the artwork was exquisite but that was […]

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EXCLUSIVE COVER REVEAL

We’re very excited to reveal the cover of the stunning second novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author of Amy Snow. Perfect for fans of Lucinda Riley and Dinah Jefferies’ The Tea Planter’s Wife. Florrie Buckley is an orphan, living on the wind-blasted moors of Cornwall. It’s a hard existence but Florrie is content; she […]

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Jared, Tate and Madoc do Christmas . . . EXCLUSIVE CONTENT from Penelope Douglas

  It’s Christmas morning, and Madoc and family have come over to Jared and Tate’s. But they’re still sleeping. Madoc: MERRY CHRISTMAS!! Tate: *groans* *still asleep* Madoc: GET UP!! Jared: *lifts head off pillow* I’m going to fuck him up. What time is it? Tate: *moans, reaches over and cuddles* Ignore him. Come back here. […]

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Five Reasons Women Had it Better in Regency Times

Ok, so they couldn’t vote, husbands and fathers had total control over their lives and the fashions occasionally cracked a rib or two, but there were some upsides to being a woman in the 18th Century. From all-night parties to wet nurses, Historical author Joanna Taylor explains. 1. All nighters With no licensing laws and plenty […]

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Mary Balogh’s favourite kissing scene

  We are honoured to welcome this afternoon’s guest to Regency Week: international bestseller Mary Balogh, author of over 60 novels and one of the biggest names in Historical romance today. We asked Mary to choose, out of all of her books, her very favourite kiss scene! With over 30 years of writing behind her, […]

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Read an extract from Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover

Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover is the fabulous final installment in Sarah MacLean’s Rules of Scoundrels series. We’ve got an exclusive extract for you to read. What’s more, if you share this extract by clicking the button below, you’ll unlock an EXCLUSIVE interview Sarah conducted with the Scoundrels. It’s well worth it, we […]

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New Year, New You: How to write romantic fiction

To kick start the New Year, we’ve asked Sophie King, bestselling romance novelist and author of How To Write Romantic Fiction, to give us her top tips on becoming a published romance author. ‘I’m going to write a book – one day.’ Does that sound familiar? I can’t tell you how many times people have […]

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Lia Riley’s Off the Map MAP!

IMPORTANT: This is a ‘Special Feature’ web post! Spoilers do pop up! If you don’t want to know about the locales of the Off the Map series or haven’t read where our couple end up in Inside Out, check back after you’ve read the book! Never has love spanned across so many continents than Lia […]

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