Aug 30 2017 3:30pm

Of Dukes & Scoundrels: Romance News & Deals from Loretta Chase, Rosanne Bittner, and More

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance.

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Dukes Prefer Blondes by Loretta Chase

Deal Alert: Loretta Chase's historical romance Dukes Prefer Blondes is $1.99 at Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | Kobo | etc.* Lady Clara Fairfax and barrister Oliver Radford get along like oil and water. “The opening sentence in Chase’s Dukes Prefer Blondes is: 'To begin with, he was obnoxious.'” Their marriage of inconvenience is full of bickering and sexual tension, as well a powerful commentary about women, beauty, and accomplishments. 

Deal Alert: Rosanne Bittner's Western historical romance Desperate Hearts is $1.99 at Barnes & Noble | Kobo | Amazon | etc.* In this not-your-usual-historical from Bittner, “small town cuteness meets vigilante rough and tough. A picture of the American West on the cusp of civilization, but not quite there yet.” Elizabeth Wainwright is on the run, accused of a crime she didn't commit. When her coach is attacked, she's put in the protection of Montana vigilante Mitch Brady.

Deal Alert: RaeAnne Thayne's small-town romance A Cold Creek Baby is $.99 at iBooks | Kobo | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | etc.* Easton Springhill has spent 5 years trying to forget Cisco del Norte, so when he turns up out of the blue with a serious injury and a beautiful baby girl, she's faced with a choice—love them both or save herself the heartache. Community and loyalty play an important role in small-town romances.

Deal Alert: Kendall Ryan's contemporary romance Wednesday is FREE at Kobo | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | etc.* A best-friends-to-lovers story that starts out as a no-strings-attached arrangement between widower Shaw and his childhood best friend, Chloe, leaves them both in danger of losing their hearts. This story is full of angst and heat. 

Fresh Outta the Oven

Don't miss out on the Passion! Tomorrow, August 31st, is the last day to become a PassionFlix founding member and get a 2-year subscription, invitations for walk-on roles, and more. 

A Reeves and Ryder rom-com. Actors Keanu Reeves and Winona Ryder will star in a dark rom-com, Destination Wedding, about two people who connect in mutual misery at a wedding. 

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*We don't know how long deals will last, so get 'em while you can!

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