Katharine Ashe is the award-winning author of historical romances that reviewers call "intensely lush" and "sensationally intelligent," including How to Be a Proper Lady, an Amazon Editors' Choice for the 10 Best Books of the Year in Romance, and My Lady, My Lord and How to Marry a Highlander, 2015 and 2014 finalists for the prestigious RITA(R) Award of the Romance Writers of America. Her books are recommended by Publishers Weekly, Women's World Magazine, Booklist, Library Journal, Kirkus Reviews, Barnes & Noble, and many others, and translated into languages across the world. Katharine lives in the wonderfully warm Southeast with her beloved husband, son, dog, and a garden she likes to call romantic rather than unkempt. A professor of European History, she writes fiction because she thinks modern readers deserve grand adventures and breathtaking sensuality too. For more about Katharine's books, please visit her website or write to her at PO Box 51702, Durham, NC 27717.
"Likable lovers, witty dialogue, intriguing supporting characters,
and a zippy pace result in a lively page-turner." -- Publishers
Weekly (starred review)
"Unusually complex, and delightfully so... [this] romance will win over historical fiction readers from all corners." -- Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
"Lushly written... A romance that Kathleen Woodiwiss herself would be proud to have written." -- Booklist (starred review)
"Classic sweeping romance reminiscent of Beauty and the Beast." -- RT Book Reviews (top pick)
"In its sensuality and brilliant evocation of history, this book is extraordinary and powerful." -- Thavolia Glymph, author of Out of the House of Bondage