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Friday, January 17, 2020

About the Book

Book: The Thief of Lanwyn Manor
Author: Sarah E. Ladd
Genre: Regency Romance
Release Date: January 7, 2020
In this sweet Regency romance, Julia knows Matthew Blake, copper mine owner and very eligible bachelor, is the gentleman she should set her eyes upon. But why can’t she steal her gaze away from his younger brother, Isaac?
Cornwall, England 1818—Julia Twethewey needs a diversion to mend her broken heart, so when her cousin invites her to Lanwyn Manor, Julia eagerly accepts. Lanwyn Manor is at the heart of Cornwall’s mining industry, and as a guest Julia is swept into its intricate world. It’s not long, though, before she realizes something dark lurks in the home’s ancient halls.
As a respected mine owner’s younger son, Isaac Blake is determined to keep his late father’s legacy alive through the family business, despite his brother’s careless attitude. In order to save their livelihood—and the livelihood of those around them—the brothers approach the master of Lanwyn Manor with plans to bolster the floundering local industry. Isaac can’t deny his attraction to the man’s charming niece, but his brother has made his intentions to court the lovely guest clear. And Isaac knows his place.
When tragedy strikes, mysteries arise, and items go missing, Julia and Isaac find they are pulled together in a swirl of strange circumstances, but despite their own best efforts to bow to social expectations, their hearts aren’t so keen to surrender.
 MY THOUGHTS:
   I do love and enjoy Sarah E. Ladd's books. She can write Regency Romance to where she is quickly added to your must read authors. Having one son is difficult but having twins is double trouble. Julia's heart has been broken and vows to not be embarrassed like that again. Rumor has it there is some kind of treasure in Julia's uncle's manor. Isaac is a man of dignity and love for the mines his father built up for him. Julia and Isaac form a friendship because his brother has laid claim on her. But can they get passed what society demands and the responsibility of a second son. There is a thief among the characters and you will be trying to guess to figure it out. It's full of intrigue, family trouble, romance, and friendship that turns to love.
Blessings,
Karen Hadley
Rating: 5*
This book was a gift and all opinions are my own.
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About the Author

Sarah E. Ladd received the 2011 Genesis Award in historical romance for The Heiress of Winterwood. She is a graduate of Ball State University and has more than ten years of marketing experience. Sarah lives in Indiana with her amazing family and spunky golden retriever. Visit her online at SarahLadd.com; Facebook: SarahLaddAuthor; Twitter: @SarahLaddAuthor.

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