Naughty or Nice

A Holiday Regency Anthology

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Pub Date 18 Oct 2022 | Archive Date 29 Sep 2022

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This wintery holiday collection of seven never before published Regency romances by seven of your favorite historical romance authors will bring you dreamy gentlemen and fierce ladies that share swoon-worthy kisses, heart-pounding nights, and magical happily-ever-afters.


On WOLF Publishing's Naughty or Nice list, you'll find captivatingly sweet tales that melt your heart as well as sizzling romances that heat up your nights!
Find out who's been naughty and who's been nice this year, in...


Bree Wolf's: Once Upon an Aggravatingly Heroic Kiss
Once upon a time, our beloved Grandma Edie began her career as the best matchmaker in known history by using her extraordinary talent to bring about her own happily-ever-after...


Determined to perform a Christmas miracle by seeing her friend wed to the man she loves, Edith finds herself distracted from her task by a teasing gentleman with wicked eyes and a devilish smile.

Sydney Jane Baily's: A Diamond for Christmas
In a Regency Romeo and Juliet, heady desire blossoms between a lord and a lady from warring families.
Lord Geoffrey Diamond is the heir to an earldom with dash-fire to spare. There is no lady in London he ought not to be able to woo and win. Except one. Lady Caroline is vexed to learn the only man who makes her tingle is prohibited. Forbidden even to dance with Diamond, she finds herself breaking all the rules in order to follow her heart.


When they take a desperate chance on happiness, will it lead to a Christmas miracle or a Christmas calamity?

Tracy Sumner's: The Governess Gamble
He's a devil of a rake. Can an accidental governess teach him life's most important lesson?


To repair her scandalous reputation, American heiress Franny Shaw flees to London in search of a desperate nobleman with a title for sale. An impulsive decision places her in the path of lonely libertine, Chance Allerton, at Christmastide. Can a make-believe governess teach a wicked viscount a sizzling lesson in love or will it take a holiday miracle?

Fenna Edgewood's: The Countess's Christmas Groom
She is his ideal match. The woman he has been waiting for all of his life. The only problem? He's her servant.
This Christmas, two very unlikely individuals are about to realize they are one another's ideal match. And once mutual desire has been sparked, they will never be parted, no matter the price they must face.


Charlie Lane's: A Very Daring Christmas
Christmas is the most daring time of the year.


Crowded London streets, eccentric shop keeps, violent-minded maids, and chaotic coffeehouses. A daring but reluctant debutant and the steward who adores her will brave it all to find the elusive perfect gift that could win their hearts desires.

Jennifer Monroe's: Gentleman of Christmas Past
A lady determined to find love. A gentleman wanting her hand in marriage. A Christmas story you will never forget.


Miss Agnes Fitzimmons and Mr. Phillip Rutley each have a Christmas wish—to marry one another. Yet with financial burdens threatening to keep them apart, it will take a Christmas miracle to have the happily ever after they deserve.

Meredith Bond's: Christmas Intrigue
Can the joy of Christmas, and a beautiful woman, distract him from his duty?


Is it a recipe for disaster? Not even close. Whether Markgraf Alexander Kottenfurst thinks the spirited Prudence Torrington is naughty or nice will determine if this Christmas intrigue will lead to something wonderful.



This wintery holiday collection of seven never before published Regency romances by seven of your favorite historical romance authors will bring you dreamy gentlemen and fierce ladies that share...


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Funny, complex’s, full, entertaining and romantic … even spicy sometimes !!!
I loved this collection of prequels to the craziest and best regency romance I’ve read recently !!!
Some of them were more enemies to lovers, others a bit more friends to lovers and some lovers to enemies to lovers.
The most different characters involved in their own special love stories that have all the same undertone … the magic of Christmas time !!!
I’m very glad I had the chance to read them all and while some of those sequels I was already familiar with, I truly hope that I will have the chance to get to experience them.

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Naughty or Nice is an anthology of seven late Georgian/Regency Christmastide romance
novellas by relatively well known authors.

They were full of holiday spirit from sweet stories to naughty cross-class ones, all were unique and
enough variety for every reader of Regency romance to find stories and series they will love.

All were well written and while most are part of ongoing series the authors gave enough information that
I didn't feel lost. And all seem to be brand new stories in their various series.

It was nice to find a couple novellas from series I am reading and a couple new to me series I think I
may look into in the near future. I would definitely recommend this book.


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This was such a well done Holiday Regency Anthology, it does what I was hoping for when I read the description. The stories were so well done and each story was what I was hoping for, there were no weak story in the bunch and I'm glad I was able to get some Holiday spirit.

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It is really impossible not to enjoy this wonderful, thrilling, captivating, intense, intriguing and romantic collection of holiday regency romances. Sit comfortably, prepare your snacks and get sucked into the world of dukes, earls and ladies. I am suffering from the lack of sleep because I just had to read it at once.

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Seven charming love stories...a wonderful pre-Christmas read. Three of the authors were new for me, and this was probably the best way of being introduced to their writing. Definitely recommended reading!

Thanks to NetGalley and Wolf Publishing for this advanced review copy, which I voluntarily read. All thoughts are my own.

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All of the untold stories I have been waiting for from my favorite my favorite authors.
Bree Wolf - Grandma Edie wasn't always a grandma, shocking I know. But once a matchmaker always a match maker. I absolutely adored her sneaking. But she could have done the same without lying so much.
Sydney Jane Bailey- I have been waiting for the parent's story. Absolutely more than I had been expecting. I really enjoyed the banter between the couple.
Tracy Sumner- The match making Duchess society disapproves of the match but not for the reasons you might think. Very steamy book but you can't quite skip the steamy scenes because they discuss important things. Wonderful story.
Fenna Edgewood- WOW what a great tale I had not heard of this series but I will definitely keep an eye out.
Charlie Lane- i didn't recognize the series til the very end! Excellent book, I adored the ending. Although for me it started a little slow. Once the ball got rolling.....what a great read.
Jennifer Monroe- i just loved Mrs Rutley's story. I really like that she included the story of the top. Its included in one of her students stories....... You'll have to read it. :)
Meredith Bond- she is a new to me author but her tale was engaging and spirited. I will definitely be keeping an eye out for more!!
I recieved a free copy so that I might tell you what I honestly think. Hope you enjoyed my review. Now go enjoy the book

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