Kehidupan Helena Whitney tampak sempurna. Memiliki kedua orang tua yang menyayanginya dan kedua adik perempuan yang memujanya. Namun, itu berhenti ketika Helena berusia 17 tahun dan mengetahui bahwa dirinya hanyalah seorang anak angkat. Walau begitu, Helena tetap menyayangi kedua adik dan orang tuanya. Ia pun mulai berdamai dengan ayah kandungnya dan mulai berpikir untuk hidup dengannya. Tetapi semua niatnya tidak bisa semudah itu ia lakukan ketika ayah angkatnya meninggal tanpa memiliki seorang anak laki-laki untuk menjadi pewarisnya. Gelar Earl of Griffin yang dimiliki ayahnya tentu saja harus diwariskan kepada sepupu jauhnya, Bramwell Granville. Helena bisa saja pergi tanpa memedulikan keluarga angkatnya, tetapi ia tidak bisa dengan kondisi ibunya yang sakit-sakitan, adik tertuanya yang terancam tidak bisa melakukan debut dan adik bungsunya yang memiliki fisik lemah. Satu-satunya jalan yang Helena pikirkan adalah agar sang Earl, bersedia menikahi Veronica. Dan dengan begitu, Helena bisa tinggal bersama ayah kandungnya tanpa perlu mencemaskan keluarga angkatnya.
Abdiel Justin Gilbert, Dingin, kejam, berjiwa psikopath. Pria yang tak pernah ingin hidup karena penderitaan yang dia rasakan. Jatuh cinta dengan gadis bercadar, yang sudah akan menikah dengan orang lain. Abdiel terobsesi, menjadikan Aylin sebagai tujuan hidupnya, sumber kebahagiaannya, hingga rela membunuh semua orang yang berani menyakiti gadisnya itu. "Meski ke ujung dunia aku akan tetap ingin bersamamu dalam hidup dan mati , percayalah aku begitu mencintaimu akan aku lakukan apapun asal kita bisa bersama " *ABDIEL JUSTIN GILBERT* "Kau berbeda denganku, aku begitu mencintai Allah dari pada dirimu, dan aku akan menikah beberapa hari lagi, jadi ku mohon menjauhlah " *AYLIN DALISHA MUMTAZAH* "Aku akan memperjuangkan gadis yang sudah Allah takdirkan untukku, kami saling mencintai terserah dengan kata pria gila yang terobsesi denganmu " *ARFAN MIYAZ AWWAHAB * Cover by: Sky Cover
Princess Mary Tudor doesn't want anything to do with any of the Boleyns - or does she? A chance encounter with Anne's brother George leads to true love.
Upon being reborn, she knows that she has to change. She has to change so that her family will be saved from the man that she loves. In this lifetime, she'll choose her beloved family, her loyal servants and her precious kingdom. Love is no longer an option. One princess said with her sword points exactly to where his heart is, "Once, you have come to this moment too. Once, you have decided to stab this princess. Once, this princess's life is ended because of you." That man, for once in his life, gives up on his fight, "Kill me. Stab me through my heart and end my life. I should have learned to love you but I have failed to do so."
Seorang Ratu yang di hina oleh rakyatnya, di buang oleh sang suami yang tak lain adalah Raja dari setiap makhluk hidup yang tinggal di Dinasti Qing. Ratu yang memiliki beban hidup lebih menderita dari siapapun dan orang justru menyangka ia hidup dengan nyaman dan aman dalam lingkup sang raja. Lalu, apakah sang ratu mampu menjalani hidupnya ketika dia di usir karena pengkhianatan yang ia lakukan dengan membunuh sang selir?
Kailangan ba talagang maglasing ni Diego para lang maangkin siya? Iyon ang naitanong ni Miranda sa sarili habang nasa hapag-kainan. Iniangat niya ang mukha mula sa pagkakatungo. Nasa harapan niya si Amalia, ang babaeng kinababaliwan ng lalaking mahal na mahal niya. Aristokrat ang ganda nito, edukada at mula sa tinatawag na alta sosyedad na kinabibilangan din ni Diego. Samantalang siya, isa lamang hamak na tradisyunal na manggagamot na ang tunay na pagkatao ay dapat pang ilihim. Lalo tuloy siyang naawa sa kalagayan niya. Ano nga ba ang laban niya rito kung kahit saang anggulo tingnan ay talo siya?
Aneksi, known as Neferkempi to her beloved, is the most recent addition to the Pharaoh's harem. Inexperienced in politics and life in court, Aneksi finds herself in the midst of a web of deceit and blood at the hands of the Pharaoh's other wives and those she holds dear. The race to become Queen has begun. _____________ As the only daughter of the High-Priest Kairunamete, Aneksi's life has been planned since the day she was born. Her religious beliefs, loyalties, and her inevitable marriage to the Pharaoh, are all carefully planned and executed according to her father's whim. But the day Aneksi does decide to put her foot down, her world drastically takes a turn for the better and for worse. Aneksi must now navigate the perils of the royal court while grasping to maintain the joys that come with it. But not everyone is as they seem and the wrath of the gods threaten to up-heave the life she has planned for herself and the future of those she loves. Can the sixth bride of the Pharaoh truly become the Queen of the Blacklands?
When the young and intelligent village girl named Seetha catches the eye of the powerful Warrior Prince Aaryaraavanan, the two of them soon convince themselves that they were meant to be together. Ignoring the despicable nature of Aaryan's mother, she is won over by his words and sees all her dreams come true right before her very eyes. Not only does she marry the love of her life but she is given riches, all the luxuries she had never asked for, and a potential future that was too good to be true. Of course, it was just that... too good to be true. Because as the time of war fast approaches, betrayal and distrust fill the hearts of all those within this mighty kingdom. And Seetha soon realizes that her deep and unconditional love had blinded her to the evil that is forming within the heart of the man of her dreams.
First and foremost, she is an independent woman from the 21st century who is known as a savvy yet ruthless businesswoman and one of the richest individuals in the world. Why on earth she suddenly transmigrated to God knows where she is? The only thing that she is thankful is that she has transmigrated into a body that 1/2 her age and a ravishing beauty too. The only downside is that the original owner of the body is one stupid girl. Too stupid that it nearly made her have a heart attack when she learned all about the original owner's mishaps and misfortunes caused by her very own silliness that the world is a beautiful place to live in. And for her to keep on waiting year by year for her fiancé to marry her is the ultimate stupidity of all time because that man decided to marry someone else as his crown princess and their engagement is nothing much than an empty promise. As the original body owner has been reborn, she too transmigrated into the same body. Due to the meek nature of the original owner, she had taken over the body without a hitch. This (old) woman (and, a little help from the original owner of the body) will make sure that the road of success will be paved by her own two hands in this ancient world where the sky is only the limit.
Doesn't a fairytale always have a happy ending? Not when peasant Janice Fields is taken from her home and is betrothed to Prince Carter Jackson. The twisted and manipulative King strikes fear into his people and his family, but Janice has no interest on letting the King get his way without the fight. The two bind together to prove that they will not participate in the King's evil games. Through love, heartbreak, and a plan, the newlyweds will stop at nothing for their happily ever after. Though their arranged marriage is not their choice, their new choice is simple: bow to the King or dethrone him. Either way; Not everyone is getting their happily ever after.
living through the 17th century when every smart people on our planet are still figuring out the way to survive. But one woman showed up bravery disguising herself as a prostitute while fighting over harassment and criminality. But how does she do it?
Liorn, King of Fawn always wanted one thing, to have a family. One that would love him and cherish each other. He marries a neighboring kingdom's daughter, the enchanting and beautiful, Melinia. After hitting her prime age he's decided he will do whatever it takes to have her as his Queen. Of course he doesn't know that her heart belongs to another and that she is terrified of him. He also never knew that he'd have a hard decision to make, and that would be if he wants to save his Kingdom or save his Queen as obstacles block him from what he never had.
For 3 generations, her family has been nothing but loyal towards the royal family. Her father decided that for the sake of the kingdom, she is to be married to the young Emperor. The very same Emperor whom had thought that her family is just another power crazed family. His distrust resulted in the execution of her family. With an empty looking eyes, she stared at him and pointed into his arrogant face, "You are no longer my Emperor. From this day onwards, I am no longer your Empress..." With that, she disappears into the thin air.
Elizabeth Whately is new to London, but already her mother is pressuring her to make a fabulous match with a wealthy nobleman. She would be very happy to if only the men she met exhibited any sort of intelligence—sadly she has only been able to have an actual conversation with one man and her mother has deemed him ineligible because of his lack of funds.
Oliver Wynsham hasn’t thought to much about finding a wife. He also hadn’t ever thought he’d worry about having food on his table or a roof over his head and yet when his father’s gambling losses empty the family’s coffers he begins to do just that. Things come to a head when, with nothing more to wager, his father loses their only estate in a game of cards. Sadly, coinciding with this loss, Oliver discovers the one woman he could actually see spending the rest of his life with. Without a penny to his name, however, he knows that he can’t even think of offering for her.
When hearts collide and all seems lost, perhaps only a full rebellion can clear the way forward.
Weaving a web of revenge can be satisfying, but dangerous to your heart.
London society is shallow and cruel, sending Cassandra Renwick running to Calcutta, the exotic seat of the British Raj. It’s a fascinating place filled with interesting sights – including the dark and mysterious Julian Ritchie. But she never thought that an even greater heartbreak could be here in this alien and enchanting land.
Julian has always been discriminated against for being only half English. Embittered, he plots an intricate plan for vengeance with the innocent and lovely Cassandra as his pawn. But he soon finds that payback can be painful for the avenger as well when the threads of revenge unwittingly turn into the silken bonds of love.
Can the Ladies of the Wagering Whist Society help an impoverished modiste win the hand of a sought-after Duke?
Tina Rowan is beautiful, talented—and wants nothing more than to be free of her past. The illegitimate daughter of a baroness, she is being blackmailed by her own foster-father. She must rely on her flair for designing dresses to earn enough to pay him off. Starting a business dressing the ladies of Regency society isn’t easy for a nobody. But Tina has three aces up her sleeve—her own amazing talent, her well-connected biological mother, and the helpful (if meddlesome) support of the Ladies’ Wagering Whist Society.
The handsome, arrogant Duke of Warwick has grown up schooled in the “proper” way for a nobleman to behave. Rule number one: do not fraternize with people of the lower classes. But when he has to introduce his beloved sister to society, he finds himself completely reliant on the beguiling woman he’s hired as his sister’s modiste. To his astonishment, he finds himself opening up to her and enjoying her company far, far too much.
When Tina discovers the true man behind the ducal title, her heart might very well be lost. But can the duke set aside his façade and allow himself to love the only woman who could possibly make him happy?
It will take the combined efforts of the Ladies’ Wagering Whist Society to see this difficult hand well played.
Through the beauty of music, brings love and the will to live a life lost.
It is only at the pianoforte with beautiful music flowing from her fingertips that Teresa Seton is happy. New to English society, she feels awkward and unsure of herself. Only the attentions of her handsome neighbor can convince her that she is where she belongs—a stolen kiss proves that he means what he says. But the kiss is witnessed and the pair is forced to marry for propriety’s sake.
Once known as the “Merry Marquis”, Richard, the Marquis of Merrick, now lives the life of a recluse. Finding a beautiful stranger at his pianoforte strikes a chord within him, bringing back feelings he thought were lost with the passing of his wife. He is mesmerized by Teresa and her beautiful music, but can he convince her, and himself, that he can live and love again?
Can he lose the disguise... and find himself?
St. John Fotheringay-Phipps has nearly forgotten who he truly is. As the dashing, amusing dandy known to all in society as Fungy, he has hidden behind a mask of merriment. But he is reminded that there are pleasures beyond society -- when he finds himself feeling responsible for the innocently lovely and fiercely intellectual Rose, the daughter of a famed archaeologist, and her charming, if socially inept, family.
Rose Grace knows that she cannot gamble with her future. She has suddenly been thrust into the role of mother to her two young sisters, companion to her brilliant, distracted father --and family savior. She needs to do the right thing -- to forget her own desires and quickly find a wealthy husband before the creditors come beating at their door. Then why is she distracted by the foppishly handsome Fungy, who seems so very irresponsible and pleasure-loving? Surely he's the last person whose advice she should follow!
A treasure lost…
American Sara Whately came to England with a single goal: recover a long-lost family treasure. Her father had long ago renounced his title and abandoned his country, but desperate financial straits call for desperate measures. Gaining access won’t be easy. The jewels are hidden on an estate Sara’s grandfather lost long ago in an unlucky turn of the cards. And then there’s the vexing, villainous, valiant Viscount Reath…
A jewel of a woman…
Sinclair Stratton, Lord Reath has always gotten everything he wants—money, privilege, and women. But after ten years in India, he’s returned to England, ready to make amends for his youthful follies. He plans to return his ill-gotten estate to its rightful owner but the man is impossible to find. And despite still being one of the most sought after rake’s in town, the bold American beauty he keeps encountering seems to be immune to his charms and dashing good looks.
While Sara has promised to not just search for her grandfather's jewels, but make an attempt at fitting into society, it might just be that Viscount Reath is the treasure she actually needs.
She only wanted to save his soul. He needed to save her life.
Laia Grace wasn’t raised among English society and besides meeting men was so much fun! But when the naive Regency miss introduces herself to the wrong person, her father decides that it’s time she grew up. If only he knew that the house he was sending her to had a ghost in residence.
Marcus Bolingbrook is haunting his own home, living in the secret passages and priest holes while he tries to deal with the horrific events that led to his brother’s death. But when an angel shows up and coaxes him into telling her his story, he discovers a reason to live.
Will he be willing to risk both his life and his heart to save her?