Tudor Historical Romance Books
Historical Romances set in Tudor period. Tudor period is the period between 1485 and 1603 in England and Wales,Here is a list of 9 Best Tudor Historical Romance Books for you.
1. The Queen’s Rival: The Sunday Times bestselling author returns with a gripping historical romance
Author: by Anne O'Brien
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September 3, 2020
The forgotten story of Cecily Neville, Duchess of York. A strong woman who claimed the throne for her family in a time of warA compelling story of divided loyalties and family betrayals. Dramatic and highly evocative' Woman & HomeEngland, 1459. One family united by blood.
Torn apart by warThe Wars of the Roses storm through the country, and Cecily Neville, Duchess of York, plots to topple the weak-minded King Henry VI from the throne. But when the Yorkists are defeated at the battle of Ludford Bridge, Cecily's family flee and abandon her to face a marauding Lancastrian army on her own.
Stripped of her lands and imprisoned in Tonbridge Castle, the Duchess begins to spin a web of deceit. One that will eventually lead to treason, to the fall of King Henry VI, and to her eldest son being crowned King Edward IV.
O'Brien manages to reinvent historical fiction' My WeeklyThis thrilling historical novel has it all high politics, drama, emotion, excellent writing It's a rollercoaster of a read' Carol McGrathDramatic and highly evocative' Woman's Weekly
2. A Rogue to Remember (The Hellion Club Book 1)
Author: by Chasity Bowlin
June 11, 2019
Welcome to Book One in "The Hellion Club", the nickname for the Darrow School, where miscreant noblemen send their illegitimate daughters to keep them out of sight, out of mind, and to make them employable. It's propriety, secrets, and passion in this scorching new series!
Read for Free with Kindle Unlimited! Douglas Devil Ashton, Lord Deveril, was forced by his father to join the army and was exiled to India. It was punishment for all his many wicked, wild and reckless ways. While serving his country, the unthinkable happens at home.
Devil's sister is seduced by a fortune hunter and cast out by their father. By the time Devil returns to England, he's too late to save her but if he can obtain the right governess, one who specializes in working with children others have deemed unmanageable, he might be able to save his niece.
There is only one problem - no respectable woman would ever consent to be employed in the house of the Devil Lord. If she did, she'd never be able to be employed elsewhere again, as his very name is synonymous with ruin.
3. The Matchmaker and the Marquess (Second Chance Manor Book 1)
Author: by Scarlett Scott
June 17, 2021
You are cordially invited to the country house party of the summerFive years ago, six exceptional ladies graduated from Twittingham Academy and successfully nabbed themselves the most sought-after matrimonial prizes in London. Actually, they didn't.Not one of them. But the Countess of Fangfoss, formerly known as Miss Julia Twittingham, has a plan to see each of her past charges happily wed after all.
Welcome to Second Chance Manor. Lady Clementine Hammond has earned her reputation as society's most notorious matchmaker by catching couples in compromising positions. She's perfectly happy remaining unwed herself. One small misstep at a country house party, however, leaves her with no choice but to become engaged to the most odious rogue she has ever met.
Also, the most handsome. After losing the woman he loved to a romantic rival, the Marquess of Dorset has devoted himself to cultivating his reputation as a rakehell of the first order. When the unlikeable Lady Clementine quite literally gets a bee up her skirts, he reluctantly plays the gallant, only to find himself having to offer her marriage.
4. Duke of Renown (Dukes of Distinction Book 1)
Author: by Alexa Aston
February 9, 2021
Who doesn't love a duke? How about five of them? Welcome to bestselling author Alexa Aston's new Regency romance series, the Dukes of Distinction! These five aristocrats all come with nicknames Polite Society has bestowed upon them.Renown.Charm.Disrepute.Arrogance.Honor.
A woman with a broken heart ... A soldier who never dreamed he'd become a duke ... Phoebe Smythe, Countess of Borwick, suffers a tragic miscarriage when she learns her husband and young son have been killed in a carriage accident. The grieving widow retreats to an isolated cottage on the coast of Cornwall, where she finds a smuggler who's washed ashore, blood leaking from a bullet wound.
Captain Andrew Graham returns home from the Napoleonic Wars after the death of his older brother, finding his father on his deathbed. Soon he becomes the Duke of Windham and must deal not only with numerous responsibilities but his wayward half-brother, who has amassed a mountain of debt and then shoots Andrew so he can become the new duke.
5. Winter's Wallflower (The Wicked Winters Book 8)
Author: by Scarlett Scott
October 22, 2020
He's the lord of London's underworld. She's the lady who deceived him. And now, there will be hell to payDominic Winter rules his empire with cutthroat determination, his heart as cold and dead as the January ground.Debts must be paid.Men must be loyal.
Anyone who defies him will suffer the consequences, including the indolent aristocrats who frequent his establishments. When a beauty boldly ventures into his lair and strikes a bargain with him to save an unworthy lord, Dom is captivated. Though his instincts tell him she cannot be trusted, soon, he will do anything to make her his.
Until she disappears. Desperate to save her beloved brother from ruinor worseat the hands of the despicable Mr. Winter, Lady Adele Saltisford offers herself in exchange. But one night of unexpected passion leaves her with dire consequences. Torn between her dangerous attraction to Dom and loyalty to her family, Adele flees London.
It doesn't take Dom long to discover the depth of her betrayal and give chase. This time, nothing and no one will stop him from claiming her. It's crime lord versus duke's daughter in a battle of the heart. Heat level: Scorching hot!
6. Lady Ruthless (Notorious Ladies of London Book 1)
Author: by Scarlett Scott
June 25, 2020
Lady Calliope Manning is determined to punish the man she holds responsible for her beloved brother's death. She will do anything in her power to destroy him. When rumors swirl that the Earl of Sinclair requires a wealthy bride to rescue himself from dire financial straits, she seizes the opportunity to ruin him at last.
Justin "Sin" Vaughn, Earl of Sinclair, needs to marry an heiress, and he needs to marry one now. But the sudden, anonymous publication of salacious memoirs rumored to be his obliterates his chances. With polite society convinced he is a murderer, he has only one choice: find the person behind his supposed memoirs and get his revenge.
Callie never expected Lord Sinclair to discover she wrote Confessions of a Sinful Earl. Or to abduct her and demand restitution in the form of her own hand in marriage. She definitely did not expect to find him so difficult to resist...
Sin is about to teach the beautiful, perfidious Lady Callie a lesson in ruthlessness. One scorching-hot kiss at a time. Heat level: Smoking hot! Don't say you weren't warned. Don't miss the rest of the sizzling Notorious Ladies of London series:1.Lady Ruthless2.Lady Wallflower3.Lady Reckless4.Lady Wicked5.Lady Lawless6.Lady Brazen
7. Watch the Lady: A Novel
Author: by Elizabeth Fremantle
June 9, 2015
From a brilliant new player in the court of royal fiction (People), comes the mesmerizing story of Lady Penelope Devereuxthe daring young beauty in the Tudor court, who inspired Sir Philip Sidney's famous sonnets even while she plotted against Queen Elizabeth.
Penelope Devereux arrives at Queen Elizabeth's court where she and her brother, the Earl of Essex, are drawn into the aging Queen's favor. Young and nave, Penelope, though promised elsewhere, falls in love with Philip Sidney who pours his heartbreak into the now classic sonnet series Astrophil and Stella.
But Penelope is soon married off to a man who loathes her. Never fainthearted, she chooses her moment and strikes a deal with her husband: after she gives birth to two sons, she will be free to live as she chooses, with whom she chooses.
But she is to discover that the course of true love is never smooth. Meanwhile Robert Cecil, ever loyal to Elizabeth, has his eye on Penelope and her brother. Although it seems the Earl of Essex can do no wrong in the eyes of the Queen, as his influence grows, so his enemies gather.
8. The Lady of the Rivers: A Novel (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels)
Author: by Philippa Gregory
October 18, 2011
#1 New York Times bestselling author and queen of royal fiction (USA TODAY) Philippa Gregory brings to life the story of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford, a woman of passion and of legend who navigated a treacherous path through the battle lines in the War of the Roses to bring her family unimaginable power.
When the young and beautiful Jacquetta is married to the older Duke of Bedford, English regent of France, he introduces her to a mysterious world of learning and alchemy. Her only friend in the great household is the duke's squire Richard Woodville, who is at her side when the duke's death leaves her a wealthy young widow.
The two become lovers and marry in secret, returning to England to serve at the court of the young King Henry VI, where Jacquetta becomes a close and loyal friend to his new queen. The Woodvilles soon achieve a place at the very heart of the Lancaster court, though Jacquetta has visions of the growing threat from the people of England and the danger of their royal York rivals.
9. Sleepless in Southampton (The Hellion Club Book 4)
Author: by Chasity Bowlin
July 13, 2021
Every touch brings with it a world of temptation. Eventually, there is a point of no return. Miss Sophia Upchurch is not having a good day. Her employer is dead, she's been robbed, she's now stranded in a strange city and the handsome man she'd met on the stage, the man she'd flirted with, is no longer simply Mr. Henry Meredith, a possible suitor.
He turns out to be Lord Henry Meredith, Viscount Marchwood, and so far above her reach there can't possibly be any hope even as he heroically secured a position for her as companion to his cousin. But that position is beset with complications and Sophie fears the young woman's life is in danger.
When Sophie informs Henry of her suspicions, he's dubious at best. But the more he looks into the matter the more convinced he becomes that she is correct. And that means not only is his cousin in danger but so is a woman he is coming to care for very deeplypossibly even a woman he loves.
Can they get to the bottom of it before his cousin succumbs to the plot? And assuming they survive to have a future, can he convince Sophie to share it with him? Read FREE in Kindle Unlimited! The Hellion ClubA Rogue to RememberBarefoot in Hyde ParkWhat Happens in PiccadillySleepless in SouthamptonWhen an Earl Loves a GovernessThe Duke's Magnificent ObsessionThe Governess Diaries