Julia London was born in rural Texas. In her childhood, she was just like any other child. She was very fond of Barbie. She also had a very wild and creative imagination, and had the habit of making up stories. She was also an avid book reader and frequently visited the library in her district. It was a very old building full of old books. After that, she went to college and got a job. She was also very fond of traveling. She will often travel to far away places and try out new things. She worked with the Government. For some time, she also worked at the White House. She then returned back to Texas to work as a public administrator. But after some time, she got bored of her job and decided to pursue her passion of writing.
Her writing career turned out to be exceptional. She is the author of more than two dozen best sellers. Some of her most famous series are ” The Scandalous Series” and also ” The Cabot Sisters”. She has also written some amazing romantic stories like ” The Perfect Homecoming” and ” Homecoming Ranch”.
Her writing skills earned her the prestigious RT Bookclub Award. Apart from that, she was also the finalist of RITA award.
The ” Scandalous Series” is one of the most famous series by Julia London. The ” Book of Scandal” is the first book of the series. Nathan Grey, the central character of the book is the Earl of Lindsey. He also has a reputation of being a gambler and a drinker as well. He is also known to have affairs with lots of women. However, one day, one of his close friend approaches him and informs him that Evelyn, his estranged wife is in grave danger, because of some issues surrounding the Prince of Wales. Nathan decided that he will visit London himself and bring Evelyn back in order to protect her.
Evelyn used to be the former wife of Nathan. But when their child passed away, Nathan left Evelyn alone. When he approached her and asked her to come back with him, she straightaway refused. She hated Nathan and wanted to stay away from him. However, Nathan knew, that if he doesn’t bring Evelyn back, then she will fall in serious trouble. Hence, the only option left was to kidnap her and bring her back against her will. Although they were separated, but Nathan still had a soft corner for Evelyn and wanted to save her at any cost.
Afetr Nathan managed to bring her back, he expected that the relationship between them will gradually grow. However, Evelyn struggled to forget her past and wanted Nathan to divorce her. But Nathan wouldn’t let her go easily. He did everything possible to impress Evelyn and slowly the relationship between them grew. However, they also had other problems to worry about. Some people were after the life of Evelyn. It is the responsibility of Nathan to protect her from all kinds of dangers and win back her love.
The ” Book of Scandal” is not just another romantic story. It is a very emotional story of forgiveness and pain. The way both Nathan and Evelyn managed to forget their dark past and then worked hard to keep their relationship growing, is very touching. You will fall in love with both the characters. Julia has managed to make all her readers connect with both the characters. You will be desparate to see them happy. Other than romance, there is also a tone of suspense throughout the book. There are some brilliantly written love scenes which are very moving. This book will make you go through a lot of emotions. You may even shed a tear or two while reading it.
The ” Highland Scandal” is the second book of the Scandalous series. Jack, who is the central character of the book is the Earl of Lambourne. However, the Prince of Wales has accused him of treason. Although he is not guilty, but since he doesn’t have a very good reputation, he had no option but to escape. He decided to run away to his hometown, Scotland. When he arrived at Scotland, a local laird took him hostage and offered him two choices. The first option was that, he will hand over Jack to the bounty hunters and after that they will hang him. Thankfully for Jack, the second option was a lot easier. The second option was that he will have to marry his niece, Lizzle Beal. Jack obviously chose the second option and found himself married to Lizzle.
However, Lizzle Beal was not exactly happy with this situation. Fist of all, she was not at her uncles’s place by her own wish. She used to live with her sister. But her uncle kidnapped her and brought her to his place. She was extremely mad at her uncle because of this. She was also angry with Jack, because he agreed with her uncle. In short, she is angry with everyone responsible for her being in such kind of a situation. She just wants to write a letter to her boyfriend, so that he comes and rescues her from this mess. Jack obviously doesn’t want to get hanged. So he thought, that we will strike a deal with Lizzle, so that both of them can get out of this mess. However, after spending some time, both of them started to slowly fall for each other.
This is a very emotional book. Julia London has made the characters extremely interesting. Jack is a very brave and courageous guy. He was willing to go to any extent to save his love. All the readers will instantly fall in love with Jack. Lizzle on the other hand, is a slightly feisty character. However, she also had a romantic side. Julia has brilliantly portrayed the transition from hating each other to gradually falling in love. The brilliant writing makes this book really addictive. Once you start reading it, you will not be able to stop without finishing it. It is definitely a must read for everyone who likes romantic stories.Book Series In Order » Authors » Julia London