She Thinks She’s In Regency Times

But she’s really in middle Tennessee in 2013
By Jeff Salter

A young woman suddenly awakens after a terrible vehicle accident convinced she’s betrothed to a lesser British baron 200 years ago. But instead of a baron, she encounters a man named Earl… and this low-key, 2013 Tennessee farm isn’t anywhere near Regency England. An affectionate tweak of Regency novels


Excerpt from a recent Amazon review:

5 stars
Fun, light and definitely great!
By Denise Keef on October 21, 2016
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
As with all of J.L. Salter’s books, I am always left with a “feel good” feeling inside. They are light, entertaining and fun stories to read. The Duchess of Earl was no exception! I absolutely loved this story and found myself laughing out loud all the way through it. The story was exceptionally well written and all of the characters are a hoot a minute! From the very beginning you are brought into the confused mind of “Georgette Heyer” who was involved in a car accident and who thinks she is in jolly ol’ England in the countryside and that is where the fun begins too! Don’t miss this one if you love a good story that will have you laughing and help you escape the real world for a while!

[JLS # 306]




About Jeff Salter

Currently writing romantic comedy, screwball comedy, and romantic suspense. Twelve completed novels and five completed novellas. Working with three royalty publishers: Clean Reads, Dingbat Publishing, & TouchPoint Press/Romance. "Double Down Trouble" -- June 2018 "Not Easy Being Android" -- Feb. 2018 "Size Matters" -- Oct. 2016 "The Duchess of Earl" -- Jul. 2016 "Stuck on Cloud Eight" -- Nov. 2015, "Pleased to Meet Me" (novella) -- Oct. 2015, "One Simple Favor" (novella) -- May 2015, "The Ghostess & MISTER Muir" -- Oct. 2014, "Scratching the Seven-Month Itch" -- Sept. 2014, "Hid Wounded Reb" -- Aug. 2014, "Don't Bet On It" (novella) -- April 2014, "Curing the Uncommon Man-Cold -- Dec. 2013, "Echo Taps" (novella) -- June 2013, "Called To Arms Again" -- (a tribute to the greatest generation) -- May 2013, "Rescued By That New Guy in Town" -- Oct. 2012, "The Overnighter's Secrets" -- May 2012. Co-authored two non-fiction books about librarianship (with a royalty publisher), a chapter in another book, and an article in a specialty encyclopedia. Plus several library-related articles and reviews. Also published some 120 poems, about 150 bylined newspaper articles, and some 100 bylined photos. Worked about 30 years in librarianship. Formerly newspaper editor and photo-journalist. Decorated veteran of U.S. Air Force (including a remote ‘tour’ of duty in the Arctic … at Thule AB in N.W. Greenland). Married; father of two; grandfather of six.
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9 Responses to She Thinks She’s In Regency Times

  1. jbrayweber says:

    Seriously my favorite cover of all your covers. WONDERFUL review! Totally moving this up my TBR list. Soon, I promise!

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  2. Patricia Kiyono says:

    Sounds like a great read! Nice twist on the time-travel angle.

    Liked by 1 person

    • jeff7salter says:

      thanks, Patty. It was fun to write and I was able to work in a lot of history about 1813.
      Got lots of help from my editor in reference to the names and “addresses” of barons, earls, and ladies.


      • My mother had a large dictionary that had all the intricate forms of address, casual, formal, in formal writing, what you say after the initial greeting, etc. of every possible rank, form kings/queens to third Knights of the Garter and dowager duchesses.I said to Joe only last week that I wish someone in the family still had that book.I look at old dictionaries when I run across them, but those are often recycled or trashed.

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  3. I REALLY have to get my routine in order to find more reading time just for this one, Jeff! I’ll set my sights on it!

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