Author: Shana Galen

No Earls Allowed by Shana Galen [Excerpt + Giveaway]

No Earls Allowed by Shana Galen [Excerpt + Giveaway]

In this scene, Lady Juliana must deal with a local crime lord who threatens her and the orphanage she loves. Fortunately, she’s saved, for the moment, by a handsome guest. ____________________________________________________________________________________ His hand came down hard on her shoulder, and she flinched from the feel of his leather gloves on her bare skin. “Allow me to remind you, Lady Juliana. I offered you my protection.” “Thank you very much.” She slid out of his grip. “Now, if you will excuse—” “Stop playing games. I am a man of business, and you are not a stupid woman. There are dangerous men […]

• Posted March 29, 2018 • 0 Comments

This Book Didn’t Meet My Expectations. Third Son’s a Charm by Shana Galen Book Review

This Book Didn’t Meet My Expectations. Third Son’s a Charm by Shana Galen Book Review

I received this book for free from the Publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   Don’t want to read the whole review?  Click to jump to the Skinny Review. Ewan Mostyn is a very interesting character. With that being said, he is the only reason why this book got 3 stars! I have been anticipating this book. I love the trope – rich girl gets a bodyguard and falls in love with said bodyguard. But this wasn’t executed as well as I […]

• Posted September 15, 2017 • 0 Comments

Earls Just Want to Have Fun by Shana Galen [Book Review]

Earls Just Want to Have Fun by Shana Galen [Book Review]

I received this book for free from the Publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. MY THOUGHTS Earls Just Want to Have Fun by Shana Galen is the first book in the Covent Garden Cubs series and I was blown away!  This book has all the things I LOVE about historical romance!  We have a street-smart heroine and a stickler-for-propriety Earl and what do we get?  An explosive romance and a fun read! What I liked: This story is sort of like Pygmalion […]

• Posted May 27, 2015 • 5 Comments

Sapphires are an Earl’s Best Friend by Shana Galen | Book Review

Sapphires are an Earl’s Best Friend by Shana Galen | Book Review

My Thoughts “A page-turning tale of mystery and espionage” Sapphires are an Earl’s Best Friend is the third book in Shana Galen’s Jewels of the Ton series and focuses on Lily Dawson’s HEA. I enjoyed reading about Lily’s backstory. The story starts off with Lily (as a child) who was obviously intrigued by her father’s work. Her father is also a spy. Despite growing up in a loving family, she makes a mistake and is thrown out of the family home and is rescued by Lord Sinclair and his wife. I was very curious about Lily’s backstory since I read […]

• Posted April 10, 2014 • 0 Comments

If You Give a Rake a Ruby by Shana Galen | Book Review

If You Give a Rake a Ruby by Shana Galen | Book Review

Ridiculously Short Plot A courtesan gets blackmailed into helping an ex-spy capture a traitor Main Characters Fallon/Maggie Warrick Fitzhugh Themes Undercover Agent/Spy Rags to Riches Setting London, England Favorite Lines “It’s about time you came to bed,” Warrick said. It was too dark to see his pocket watch, but he gauged the time close to five in the morning. “I’ve been waiting for hours.” “Oh, how rude of me,” she said, her voice quite low and husky in the shadowed room. He could hear her fumbling about and realized she probably sought her tinderbox. “To keep an uninvited man waiting.” […]

• Posted July 30, 2013 • 0 Comments