Barbara Metzger: Lord Heartless

The rakish, independent, and devilishly handsome Viscount Hartleigh needs no one in his well-ordered life–until he discovers a bundle of joy on his doorstep. Overwhelmed by his newly acquired title of Father, the viscount turns to the only expert he knows: Mrs. Carissa Kane. Abandoned by her husband and cheated out of her inheritance, Carissa is forced to work for the viscount’s neighbor to support … Expand

Barbara Metzger: Miss Lockharte’s Letters

IF SHE MUST DIE, SHE VOWS TO CAST SOME BLAME ON A RATHER ATTRACTIVE HEARTBREAKER! Delirious with fever, Rosellen Lockharte summons all her strength to pen several letters from her attic deathbed. Soon all who set her willy-nilly on this path to perdition as a penmanship teacher will learn that in her final hour she forgave them. All except him. But why wait for Judgment … Expand

Barbara Metzger: The Primrose Path

‘TWAS MORE THAN JUST A BONE OF CONTENTION BETWEEN NEIGHBORS! Seventh Viscount Knowle–a war hero, a rising star in politics, a nonpareil in tonnish circles– has become a laughingstock. His legacy has gone to the dogs–literally. Primrose Cottage has been inherited by a hoard of hairy heirs under the doting care of his late aunt’s companion, Miss Angelina Armstead. Angelina couldn’t be happier, even as … Expand

Barbara Metzger: The Diamond Key

Wynn, Viscount Ingall, saved a young woman from a fire. Lady Victoria Keyes, in despair of her life, promised herself to marry any man who rescued her, whoever he might be. But Wynn was a social outcast and refused her hand. And the diamond key Torrie’s father gave her at her come-out ball was a promise to give her heart and hand only to her … Expand