Kayla Scanlon
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Joined 06-20-10, id: 730840, Profile Updated: 08-22-11
Author has written 5 stories for Historical.

Hello and welcome to my profile page.

To me, the written word is a thing of beauty. The way words and sentences are connected can mean the difference between excellence and mediocrity. I strive for the former, but realistically I know that I am not quite there yet. That is why I am here, to gain the practice, and if people like my work then I consider it a bonus. But you guys have to tell me so please feel free to comment.

The main genre I write is Historical Fiction, particularly focusing on the Regency Period. I love it. I love reading it and I love writing it. I am an unofficial student of history and as a result, I try to make my work as historically accurate as I can, which includes the customs of the day and also the famous people who feature prominently at that time. So do not be surprised if Prinny, Beau Brummell and Lady Cowper, along with the rest of the Almack's patronesses, make an appearance in any of my stories.

Any way, I hope you enjoy reading my humble efforts as much as I enjoy writing them.

Cheers, Kayla.

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Rings on Her Fingers, Bells on Her Toes by Sunflower Cheri reviews
Her hair fell over her shoulder in ringlets of light that pooled in her lap. His eyes, cold and dark turned to her, just for a brief moment. She is naïve, and he is a monster. ...MINOR, ARRANGED MARRIAGE
Fiction: Romance - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 31,346 - Reviews: 218 - Favs: 151 - Follows: 219 - Updated: 12/31/2010 - Published: 10/17/2008
The Cartographer's Girls by silverandbone reviews
ON PERMANENT HIATUS. When Charlotte and her sisters arrive in London, they turn the life of their eccentric bachelor uncle upside down. Regency fluff and general tomfoolery, likely never to be completed.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,910 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 7/16/2010 - Published: 3/8/2010
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The Price of Honour reviews
Sophie Fulham is sold into marriage by a social climbing guardian. Lord Markham must marry Sophie to save his family from financial and social ruin. Can they put their mutual distrust aside in order to be happy?
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 54,219 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 9/25/2012 - Published: 1/27/2011
Grace's Gamble reviews
Grace Preston loses her parents in a tragic accident. Left alone, she spurns the advances of the local squire and instead accepts a position with a friend of her mother's as a companion. That is when Grace's trouble really begins.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 81,069 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 11/16/2010 - Published: 8/19/2010 - Complete
One Heart, Two Lives reviews
A wealthy heiress runs to London before her aunt can force her to marry her cousin. Along the way she meets a stranger and finds out the real reason her father died.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,426 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 8/3/2010 - Published: 7/25/2010
The Whims of Adelaide reviews
A shy, reserved girl living in Regency England meets a tall stranger that endeavours to help her all he can to escape from her overbearing family. Please R&R.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 49,752 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 7/23/2010 - Published: 7/10/2010 - Complete
Colonial Debutant reviews
A young girls journey of self discovery and love in a land she has never seen. Please R&R. First attempt at a novel,I need help. All critique is welcome.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 30,877 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 6 - Updated: 7/4/2010 - Published: 6/27/2010 - Complete
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