In the Queendom of Yclau lies an underground royal prison that embraces the worst of the past and the best of the future. The Eternal Dungeon is old-fashioned in its equipment and ahead of its time in its treatment of prisoners, seeking to put their best welfare above all else. Torture is part of the process of assisting the prisoners.
The High Seeker, Layle Smith, embodies this contradictory institution: a man of deadly impulses, the head torturer binds himself strictly by the dungeon's code of conduct. His efforts to maintain this delicate balance are altered, though, by the introduction into his life of Elsdon Taylor, a vulnerable prisoner who is coming to terms with his own darkness.
A winner of the 2011 Rainbow Awards, this 2016 edition of the omnibus on love and adventure is 460,000 words long, containing the first four volumes in the Eternal Dungeon series, as well as the prequel novella "The Unanswered Question."
The Eternal Dungeon is a speculative fiction series set in a nineteenth-century prison where the psychologists wield whips. The series is part of Turn-of-the-Century Toughs, a cycle of alternate history series (Young Toughs, Waterman, Life Prison, Commando, Michael's House, The Eternal Dungeon, and Dark Light) about adults and youths on the margins of society, and the people who love them. Set in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the novels and stories take place in an alternative version of America that was settled by inhabitants of the Old World in ancient times. As a result, the New World retains certain classical and medieval customs.
“Sophie Jordan is one of a kind!”—Samantha James In Scandal They Wed is the second book in USA Today bestselling author Sophie Jordan’s smart and sexy series in which students from the Penwich School for Virtuous Girls rise from simple beginnings to conquer the hearts of the town’s most sought after bachelors. A delightful romp in Victorian England, brimming with passion and fun, In Scandal They Wed is a story that fans of Lisa Kleypas and Sabrina Jeffries will absolutely adore.
Three very different sisters beguile society with their beauty and charm, but only one of them must fulfill a prophecy: marry a prince. Who is the mystery Prince Charming, and which sister will be his bride?
All that clever, passionate Ravenna Caulfield wants is to stay far away from high society's mean girls.
All that handsome, heroic Lord Vitor Courtenay wants is to dash from dangerous adventure to adventure.
Now, snowbound in a castle with a bevy of the ton's scheming maidens all competing for a prince's hand in marriage, Ravenna's worst nightmare has come true.
Now, playing babysitter to his spoiled prince of a half-brother and potential brides, Vitor is champing at the bit to be gone.
When a stolen kiss in a stable leads to a corpse in a suit of armor, a canine kidnapping, and any number of scandalous liaisons, Ravenna and Vitor find themselves wrapped in a mystery they're perfectly paired to solve. But as for the mysteries of love and sex, Vitor's not about to let Ravenna escape until he's gotten what he desires . . .
They mockingly called me princess…
I was a stranger in a strange land, until I met him, my barbarian Prince.
He would fight for me. He would claim me. And I would savor every second of it, begging for more.
I never thought I would be easily conquerable, but that barbarian broke me.
He might fight like a brute, and make love like one, but he was more than that, so much more. He was the man I would give everything to…
Tall, brave, wickedly handsome, with wide, powerful shoulders, and the perfect, solid chest bronzed by the desert sun, he was irresistible. I should've known to stay far away from him if I ever wanted to go back home.
From New York Times bestselling author Vivian Arend.
His goal is to stand firm
Len Thompson only wants one woman—his little sister's best friend. But no matter how much he craves Janey Watson, keeping a physical barrier between them is his only choice, and if he can't have her, he refuses to have anyone. When Janey announces she's leaving town, all bets are off. Len decides it's time to take—and give—everything he's been holding back while he still has the chance.
Her gift is rocking his world
Janey's been crushing on Len for years, but he's never seemed interested in her. Until now. She's not sure what triggered his change of heart, but, hell yeah, she'll accept it. All of it. Every kiss, every touch, every mind-blowing climax. Working to meet the deadline for her move is not nearly as interesting as enjoying steamy escapades with the sexy mechanic she's always desired.
Only it's a relationship built on sand, and Len must finally choose—face his past or let their future crumble.
A new full length novel in the Fixed series from New York Times bestselling author, Laurelin Paige.
You act so high and mighty, you and your perfect pregnant wife Alayna. With your perfect child and your perfect home.
You weren't always perfect. Your past is filled with misdeeds.
Does your wife know all your secrets?
Would she stand behind you if she did?
You think because she's on bedrest you can protect her? How sweet.
Sleep tight, you two.
-An Old Friend.
"If you're as obsessed with billionaires as I am, you'll never have enough Hudson Pierce. Hudson and Alayna are better than ever!" - Jana Aston, NYT Bestselling Author
Final book in the Fixed series.
Book One: FIXED ON YOU
Book Two: FOUND IN YOU
Book Three: FOREVER WITH YOU
Book Four: HUDSON
Book Five: FIXED FOREVER
CHANDLER, a standalone in the Fixed Universe, is also recommended reading, but not necessary to enjoy this series finale.
“Sizzling, addictive, and deeply romantic: Miranda Neville’s novels are a joy to read.—Eloisa James
“Wickedly sexy and just as witty, Miranda Neville is one to watch!”—Lisa Kleypas
The raves keep rolling in for Miranda Neville, a “fresh new voice” (Madeline Hunter) in historical romance. Readers simply adore her smart and sexy Burgundy Club novels, and the third delightful installment, The Amorous Education of Celia Seaton, goes to the head of the class! Centered on a trio of rogues and the secret gentleman’s club they establish, this Regency Era-set romp reaches new heights of imagination, sensuality, and just plain fun—as a desperate beauty, lost on the English moors, stumbles upon the ideal opportunity to get revenge on the delectable cad who ruined her London season.
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