At the very bottom of her list of potential husbands is Ryder Cavanaugh, the daring and devastating Marquess of Raventhorne, an overwhelming and utterly unmanageable lion of the ton. But destiny has a different plan. Ryder needs mary as his wife, not just because she is delightful, fiery, and tempting, but because he values all she could be.
As the last unwed cynster of her generation, she is determined to remain in charge of her life and of the man she will marry. 1 new york times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens returns with the next in her Cynster Sisters series. The honorable Miss Mary Cynster always gets what she wants. When fate and circumstance hand him the chance, he claims Mary as his marchioness.
. Only to discover what he truly desires is not just to take her hand in marriage, but to capture her heart.
And Then She Fell Cynster Sisters Duo Book 1
New york times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens returns to another utterly irresistible branch on her beloved Cynster family tree in And Then She Fell. Set in regency england, london’s henrietta Cynster, known as “The Matchbreaker” has a special talent for making sure that bad marriages never happen.
But henrietta discovers—in spite of her personal denials of love—that both she and James are indisputably drawn to each other. Fans of stephanie laurens’s cynster books and readers of smart and compelling historical romances will be transported and entertained by And Then She Fell. After breaking up one ill-suited couple, Henrietta is obligated to find the perfect bride for the debonair James Glossup.
The assignment proves to be a challenging one for the single-minded Henrietta, who believes that finding love isn’t in her own stars.
The Capture of the Earl of Glencrae Cynster Sisters Trilogy Book 3
Laurens’s lush sensuality takes my breath away!”—lisa KleypasStephanie Laurens fans simply cannot get enough of the Cynsters—the New York Times bestselling author’s wickedly seductive family of sexy rogues and headstrong young ladies. With the capture of the earl of glencrae, determined angelica cynster recognizes her ideal match across a candlelit ballroom…only to find herself suddenly kidnapped by the man, Laurens’s enthralling historical romance miniseries featuring the Cynster Brides comes to a wild and satisfying conclusion—as lovely, spirited off to the Scottish Highlands, and engaged to be married!.
In Pursuit of Eliza Cynster: A Cynster Novel Cynster Sisters Trilogy Book 2
But dangerlurks and hurdles abound in their race to escapethe mysterious laird, until a final confrontation on awindswept cliff reveals what their future life could hold—if both are bold enough to capture and own theunexpected love they now share. But not until she’srescued from a daring abduction by the mostunexpected of heroes!Brazenly kidnapped from her sister Heather’s engagement ball, Eliza Cynster is spirited north to Edinburgh.
Desperate and determined to escape, she seizes uponthe first possible champion who happens along—gentleman scholar Jeremy Carling. Villains and rescues are a far cry from Jeremy’s expertise, yet he cannot abandon a damsel in distress. The pleasure of your company is requested at thewedding of Miss Eliza Cynster.
Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue: A Cynster Novel Cynster Sisters Trilogy Book 1
The cynsters are back in a brilliant new series from usA Today and New York Times bestseller Stephanie Laurens! Fans adore Laurens’s irrepressible fictional family of sexy scoundrels and passionate ladies and their amorous Regency Era exploits. In laurens’s sensational new cynster historical romance, dull social circle in search of a dashing hero to wed…and ends up kidnapped, it’s Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue when feisty Heather Cynster steps out of her safe, scandalized and whisked out of London, with her only hope for salvation—and love—resting with a notorious rogue lord.
The Beguilement of Lady Eustacia Cavanaugh The Cavanaughs Book 3
A classical historical romance set in London and Surrey, in the heart of the ton. Wealthy and well-born, to give her life purpose, and with marriage off the table, she needs for nothing, she embarks on a plan to further the careers of emerging local musicians by introducing them to the ton via a series of musical evenings.
Yet despite her noble status, stacie requires a musical lure to tempt the haut ton to her events, and in the elevated circles she inhabits, only one musician commands sufficient cachet—the reclusive and notoriously reluctant Marquess of Albury. Frederick, marquess of albury, has fashioned a life for himself as a musical scholar, one he pursues largely out of sight of the ton.
Third novel in the cavanaughs—a full-length historical romance of 122, 000 words. I>praise for the works of stephanie Laurens“Stephanie Laurens’ heroines are marvelous tributes to Georgette Heyer: feisty and strong. Cathy kelly“stephanie laurens never fails to entertain and charm her readers with vibrant plots, snappy dialogue, and unforgettable characters.
Historical Romance Reviews. Stephanie laurens plays into readers’ fantasies like a master and claims their hearts time and again. Romantic times magazine"stacie and Frederick, both members of the nobility, have long opposed marriage for reasons of their own. Haunted by her parents’ unhappy union, Stacie believes that, for her, marriage is an unacceptable risk.
The love story that eventually blossoms between them will please historical romance fans!" Kristina B.
The Tempting of Thomas Carrick Cynsters Next Generation Series Book 2
And, at last, he’s back. Duty to the clan leaves Thomas no choice but to seek help from the last woman he wants to face. As the wealthy owner of carrick enterprises, located in bustling Glasgow, he is one of that city’s most eligible bachelors and fully intends to select an appropriate wife from the many young ladies paraded before him.
Even though his returning wasn’t on her account, Lucilla is willing to seize whatever chance Fate hands her. Thomas can never forget lucilla, much less the connection that seethes between them, but to marry her would mean embracing a life he's adamant he does not want. Lucilla sees that thomas has yet to accept the inevitability of their union and, despite all, he can refuse her and walk away.
Strong-willed and passionate, Lucilla has been waiting—increasingly impatiently—for Thomas to return and claim his rightful place by her side. This…#1 new york times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens returns to Scotland with a tale of two lovers irrevocably linked by destiny and passion. Thomas carrick is a gentleman driven to control all aspects of his life.
She knows he is hers—her fated lover, protector, husband, and mate. But how can he ignore a bond such as theirs—one so much stronger than reason? despite several unnerving attacks mounted against them, Lucilla remains as determined as only a Cynster can be to fight for the future she knows can be theirs—and while she cannot command him, despite the uncertainty racking his clan, she has powerful enticements she’s willing to wield in the cause of tempting Thomas Carrick.
A neo-gothic tale of passionate romance laced with mystery, set in the uplands of southwestern ScotlandA Cynster Second Generation Novel – a classic historical romance of 122, 000 words.
A Match for Marcus Cynster Cynsters Next Generation Series Book 3
Duty compels her to turn her back on marriage. The epitome of fragile femininity, her delicate and ethereal exterior cloaks a stubborn will and an unflinching devotion to the people in her care. The best he can do for them both is to avoid her. Niniver has vowed to return her clan to prosperity. Suppressing her wariness over tangling with a gentleman who so excites her passions, she appeals to him for assistance with her peculiar problem.
Although at first he resists, marcus discovers that, contrary to his expectations, his fated role is to stand by Niniver’s side and, ultimately, to claim her hand. Fate drives him to protect her come what may. His elusive neighbor attracts him mightily, yet he feels compelled to protect her—even from himself.
He knows his destiny lies in the lands surrounding his family home, but what will his future be? Equally importantly, with whom will he share it? Of one fact he feels certain: his fated bride will not be Niniver Carrick. She accepts that in order to achieve her goal, she cannot risk marrying and losing her grip on the clan’s reins to an inevitably controlling husband.
Yet in order to convince her to be his bride, passion, unforeseen dangers, and yearning, they must plunge headlong into a journey full of challenges, until Niniver grasps the essential truth—that she is indeed a match for Marcus Cynster. A neo-gothic tale of passionate romance set in the uplands of southwestern ScotlandA Cynster Second Generation Novel – a classic historical romance of 114, 000 words.
Praise for the works of stephanie Laurens“Stephanie Laurens’ heroines are marvelous tributes to Georgette Heyer: feisty and strong.
The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh The Cavanaughs Book 1
Then she discovers she must help persuade their latest investor that her father’s follies are a risk worth taking… Together—the perfect teamRand arrives at Throgmorton Hall to discover the invention on which he’s staked his reputation has exploded, the inventor is not who he expected and a fiercely intelligent woman now holds the key to his future success.
Ryder cavanaugh’s stepsiblings are determined to make their own marks in London society. Felicia is desperate to hold together what’s left of the estate. For decades, months after his death, her father was consumed by his inventions and now, with their finances in ruins, her brother insists on continuing their father’s tinkering.
1 new york times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens returns with a new series that captures the simmering desires and intrigues of early Victorians as only she can. Seeking fortune and passion, THE CAVANAUGHS will delight readers with their bold exploits. An independent noblemanLord Randolph Cavanaugh is loyal and devoted—but only to family.
But rand yearns for more in life, and when he travels to Buckinghamshire to review a recent investment, he discovers a passionate woman who will challenge his rigid self-control…A determined ladyFelicia Throgmorton intends to keep her family afloat. But unflinching courage in the face of dismaying hurdles is a trait they share, and Rand and Felicia are forced to act together against ruthless foes to protect everything they hold dear.
To the rest of the world, he’s aloof and untouchable, a respected and driven entrepreneur.
A Conquest Impossible To Resist Cynster Next Generation Novels Book 7
Cynster turns out to be a lady, one utterly unlike any other he’s ever met. Yet they are who they are, and both understand their world. Someone, it seems, doesn’t want them to strike a deal. 1 new york times bestselling author stephanie Laurens returns to the Cynsters’ next generation to bring you a thrilling tale of love, intrigue, and fabulous horses.
A notorious rakehell with a stable of fabulous Thoroughbreds and a lady on a quest to locate such horses must negotiate personal minefields to forge a greatly desired alliance—one someone is prepared to murder to prevent. Prudence cynster has turned her back on husband hunting in favor of horse hunting.
Knowing deaglan’s wishes and that restoration of the estate is almost complete, Felix writes to the premier Thoroughbred breeding program in the British Isles to test their interest in the Glengarah horses. On receiving a letter describing exactly the type of horses she’s seeking, Pru overrides her family’s reluctance and sets out for Ireland’s west coast to visit the now-reclusive wicked Earl of Glengarah.
Yet her only interest is in his horses, which she cannot wait to see. When felix tells Deaglan that a P. Who? why?they need to find out before whoever it is resorts to the ultimate sanction. A historical romance with neo-Gothic overtones, set in the west of Ireland. H.
By Winter's Light: A Cynster Novel Cynsters Next Generation Series Book 1
Daniel, however, is determined to press his suit. 1 new york times bestselling author stephanie Laurens returns to romantic Scotland to usher in a new generation of Cynsters in an enchanting tale of mistletoe, magic, and love. It’s december 1837 and the young adults of the Cynster clan have succeeded in having the family Christmas celebration held at snow-bound Casphairn Manor, Richard and Catriona Cynster’s home.
Yet she remains torn—until catastrophe strikes, she learns that love—true love—is worth any risk, and by winter’s light, any price. A tale brimming with all the magical delights of a Scottish festive season. A cynster novel – a classic historical romance of 71, 000 words. Praise for the works of stephanie Laurens“Stephanie Laurens’ heroines are marvelous tributes to Georgette Heyer: feisty and strong.
Cathy kelly “stephanie laurens never fails to entertain and charm her readers with vibrant plots, snappy dialogue, and unforgettable characters. Historical Romance Reviews. Stephanie laurens plays into readers’ fantasies like a master and claims their hearts time and again. Romantic Times Magazine. Led by sebastian, and by lucilla, marquess of Earith, and her twin brother, future Lady of the Vale, Marcus, the upcoming generation has their own plans for the holiday season.
Yet where cynsters gather, tutor to lucifer cynster’s sons, love is never far behind—the festive occasion brings together Daniel Crosbie, and Claire Meadows, widow and governess to Gabriel Cynster’s daughter.