Welcome to our tour for Ruined, a graphic novel that is perfect for fans of Bridgerton and regency romance! This sweet adult book is just thing we all need to tide us over as we wait for season 3 (any Polin stans out there?). CAUTION: this is an adult graphic novel so there may be…explicit scenes.
by Sarah Vaughn, illustrated by Sarah Winifred Searle & Niki Smith
Release Date: November 28, 2023
Publisher: First Second Books (Macmillan)
Genre: adult romance, regency romance
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For fans of Bridgerton comes a Regency-era romance graphic novel about the unexpected passion that blooms from a marriage of convenience.
The whole town is whispering about how Catherine Benson lost her virtue, though they can never agree on the details. Was it in the public garden? Or a moving carriage?
Only a truly desperate man would want her now―and that’s exactly what Andrew Davener is. His family’s estate is in disrepair, but Catherine’s sizable dowry could set it to rights.
After the two wed, Catherine finds herself inexplicably drawn to Andrew. but could falling in love with her husband tear her marriage apart? In this richly detailed Regency romance, duty and passion collide in a slow-burn tale of intertwined fates.
About the Author
Sarah Vaughn tries to write things. Some of their work includes Sleepless, co-created with Leila del Duca (Image Comics); Eternal Empire, co-created with Jonathan Luna (Image Comics); and Deadman: Dark Mansion of Forbidden Love (DC Comics). They enjoy history, romance, fantasy, and comics in any and all combinations.
Bio courtesy of macmillan.com