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Interested in a specific time, place, or subgenre? All of our reviews about Scotland / Ripped Bodices / Governesses / etc. are handily sorted for your viewing pleasure.


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Trope

American Heiress | Amnesia | Best Friend’s Sibling | Dishonest Beginnings | Enemies to Lovers | Fake Relationship | Fooling Around | Friends to Lovers | Gender Role Reversal | Governess | Horny Hero | House Party | Kidnapped! | Marriage of Convenience | Menage | Reincarnation | Revenge | Road Trip | Secret Baby | Second Chance | Seducing My Spouse | Shameful Secret | Single Parent | Sparring Partners | Swingers | Unequal Match | Uptown Girl | Wager | Ward


Mood

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Representation

Note: We are talking about the protagonists here. Sassy Gay Best Friends do not count.

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