Hi everyone! The Lady is Daring will be released tomorrow, but you can read an excerpt now over at USA Today. The book will be available from online retailers as well as Walmart, Barnes&Noble, and some other regional bookstores.
Here’s the blurb:
Five well-bred sisters, one sensational scandal. Now the Duke of Marymount’s daughter Ida is about to find love in the most unconventional way . . .
It was easy for society to overlook Lady Ida Howlett; they found her bookish, opinionated, and off the marriage mart. But little did they know that behind a calm exterior beats the heart of an adventuress, one who, determined to discover her runaway sister’s whereabouts, steals a carriage and sets off on a daring mission. Then she discovers she’s not alone! Bennett, Lord Carson, is inside, and he refuses to leave.
Lord Carson’s plans had always been to find a soft, gentle wife who would run his home and raise his children. Still, he makes a bargain with Ida—he won’t desert her during her mad adventure. He’ll make sure she’s safe, and then find a suitable lady to fall in love with. But when rules (and garments) become discarded during this long, intimate journey, it’s soon clear that this surprisingly daring lady is the woman he’s needed all along.
Meanwhile, I have just submitted the final edits for Never a Bride, Della’s story. Never a Bride will be released at the end of April 2019.
And! New news is that I am writing a holiday novella featuring the last of the Duke’s Daughters, Pearl. That novella will be out sometime in the fall of 2019.
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Hey everyone! I wanted to let you know that Lady Be Bad, the first book in the Duke’s Daughters series, is downpriced to $1.99 for digital for a limited time.
Also I would be remiss if I did not mention that the third book in the series, The Lady is Daring, will be released at the end of September.
…And that’s about it! I am working on two deadlines, both happening Friday, but I wanted to pop in here and say WOOT! Lady Be Reckless is out now!
Huzzah! Lady Be Reckless, the second book in the Duke’s Daughters series, will be released at the end of the month (February 27, to be exact).
Kirkus gave it a starred review, saying: “In this second installment of The Duke’s Daughters, Frampton continues one of the most exciting series currently being published in Regency romance. In addition to writing steamy love scenes, she takes a chance in introducing Olivia as a less-than-likable heroine and allowing her unusual romance to founder and grow throughout the book.” Publishers Weekly says, “Frampton’s second Victorian-era Duke’s Daughters novel (after Lady Be Bad) sparkles with wit.”
Here’s the blurb:
The Duke’s five daughters have beauty, breeding, and impeccable reputations. Or at least, they did. Now that two have chosen to follow their hearts, can the others be far behind?
Lady Olivia refuses to repeat her siblings’ scandalous mistakes. Instead, she will marry the lord rejected by her sister and help with his good works. When he resists, Olivia forms another plan: win his lordship’s admiration by helping his illegitimate best friend find a bride. How difficult can it be to transform the rakish Edward Wolcott into a gentleman? To ignore his virile good looks? To not kiss him in a moment of impulsive madness? Apparently, very difficult indeed.
Edward Wolcott promised his ailing father he would marry well, and it appears Lady Olivia wishes to assist him. The sparkling firebrand intends to smooth his way through London’s ballrooms, parlors, and eligible ladies, while all Edward’s thoughts suddenly revolve around bedrooms . . . and Lady Olivia herself. Only a scoundrel would seduce the duke’s most dutiful daughter. And only a truly reckless lady would risk everything to be in his arms . . .
Thanks to everyone who picked up Lady Be Bad, the first book in the Duke’s Daughters series. Amazon named it one of the Best Romance books of the month, and Kirkus says it “is as entertaining and spicy as her earlier romances. Yay!
Later this month, A Christmas to Remember will be released, including novellas by Lisa Kleypas, Lorraine Heath, Vivienne Lorret, and ME! No Groom at the Inn is my contribution, so if you didn’t pick it up before (all the novellas in this anthology were previously released), now’s your chance to get it–along with three other holiday stories.
The second book in the Duke’s Daughters series, Lady Be Reckless, is out in February 2018. I LURVE this cover so much!
I’m currently writing the third book in the series that I am (tentatively) calling Lady Be Daring. Its heroine is Ida, the most difficult of the Duke’s Daughters. Her hero is…well, I want to leave you guessing about that, since he’s someone you know from earlier books.