Fresh FIction Box Not To Miss
A Note from Lauren Smith
Author Spotlight / August 3, 2017

Dear Readers, If you’re like me, you’re missing the show Downton Abbey. There’s something about the Edwardian era that kept me enthralled for five straight seasons. After we said good bye to Downton and all of the characters I knew I had to write a series set in that period because I wasn’t ready to leave the early 1900s. My Sins and Scandals series which debuted August 1st, 2017 is a trilogy of Edwardian romances that will give you a proper Downton Abbey fix! An Earl by Any Other Name introduces Leo Graham, the Earl of Hampton who’s in need of a proper wealthy English bride, but instead falls for Ivy, the nouveau riche daughter of a newspaper man…and she’s half-gypsy. – Out Now! Scandal abounds as the series continues… A Gentleman Never Surrenders introduces Owen Hadley, a notorious fortune hunter who’s set his sights on an innocent young woman for his future bride…there’s just one problem. He accidentally sneaks into the wrong bedchamber and finds himself engaged to the girl’s older sister in this prickly Taming of a Shrew style story. – Coming Sept 12th! Love conquers all… A Scottish Lord for Christmas concludes the trilogy with a powerful…