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Subject: I am looking for a book.
Date Posted: 8/27/2008 11:50 PM ET
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I am looking for a book that was published in 1985 or 86 or earlier. I'm pretty sure about that because I read it in the summer of 1986. And all I can remember about it was that there were two brothers, Corbin and Tarquin, and I think they were either sea captains or pirates. That's all I remember and I know it's very little but if those names jiggle any memories please let me know. Any help is greatly appreciated. wanda d.
Date Posted: 8/28/2008 9:29 AM ET
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Was it a shorter series/cateogry book or was it a longer length novel?

Subject: looking for a book
Date Posted: 9/6/2008 2:20 PM ET
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It was a full length historical romance. I also think both brothers had romances in the book. Please, if anyone can help, thank you.
Date Posted: 9/6/2008 6:25 PM ET
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But practical Laurie had a Plan: first her sister Dora would wed Tarquin; then, ... Tarquin peremptorily decided to launch the St. John girls en masse into ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/elizabeth-law~regency-morning~22902~b.htm

 

After twelve years Tarquin FitzBruel, the most fearsome warrior in all of ... So when she meets Tarquin FitzBruel, she ignores her family's warnings and ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/jayel-wylie~this-dangerous-magic~52008~b.htm

 

Not knowing if she was legally married was dilemma enough, but Tarquin's failure to ... Besides, once in Tarquin's domain she was no longer a rational ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/gwen-westwood~forgotten-bride~36954~b.htm

 

So says Tarquin Rome, a rather stiff, superbly handsome earl who has been harassed by this irrepressible, mishap-prone chit since boyhood. ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/emma-jensen~best-laid-schemes~42608~b.htm

 

So Ruan was flattered as well as wildly happy when Tarquin fell in love with her -- but underneath she was still the timid, unsure girl he had first met; ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/violet-winspear~the-chateau-of-st-avrell~38396~b.htm

 

Harriet hoped the year in her native England had cured her hopeless love for the contessa's grandson, Tarquin. For he was obviously in love with the ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/jean-s-macleod~brief-enchantment~23985~b.htm

 

The mystery of the skyfalcon is bound with the fate of Tarquin the Free—lost between reality and Everien's past with his elusive love, Jaya Paradox and with ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/valery-leith~the-riddled-night~110264~b.htm

 

And just as certainly not the divinely handsome Sir Tarquin Rochdale, who had his pick of the marriage mart. Little did Ursula dream that Cupid had his own ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/norma-lee-clark~cupids-calendar~8730~b.htm

 

Then Captain Tarquin York, a handsome British cavalry officer, took her on a perilous journey back to France, matching her defiant spirit with a will of ...
www.fictiondb.com/author/ellen-tanner-marsh~in-my-wildest-dreams~24259~b.htm

Sorry about the funky formatting, I can't fix it. Anyhoo, who'd a thunk that there would be this many books with the hero being name Tarquin?

 



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Date Posted: 9/13/2008 11:12 AM ET
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Thanks for the suggestions but none of these are it.
Date Posted: 9/13/2008 5:30 PM ET
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Who knew there were so many romance heroe's named Tarquin.  I've never seen it before.