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 I write historical and contemporary romantic suspense and tend to inject a fair dose of humour into the plot. Between the ecstasy and agony of falling in love there are always some great funny moments to be exploited.

I am a member of the Romantic Novel Association and The Society of Authors  Please feel free to get in touch via my contact page or my blog.

REBELLIOUS CARGO  -  Available now for pre order. Published  by CrookedCat Publishing.   

A tale of intrigue and passion set against the backdrop of  the Nelson's navy. Read more...



Coming early 2016  from Crooked Cat Publishing. Re-release of  Only a Hero Will Do.

  Hetty Avebury’s desperate gamble to avoid an odious match lands her all at sea. Can a stuffy ship’s physician really be the hero she needs to escape her treacherous family. Read more ....


 "Lodge is a talent, her writing effortless and smart. Not quite a romp, more than a romance, this story is truly about redemption and family."  Regency Reader  - for more click here. 

"This book is just so much fun! Author Susan Lodge turns the tables on traditional romances The Romance Review

         Unfortunately my  previouspublishers Musa Publishing ceased trading from 28th February 2015.  The books  below will be temporarily unavailable from vendor sites until I can re-launch them. Hopefully this will be soon! 


The Man in the Buff Breeches 

What is it about men and breeches? Shona finds out when she attends a Regency themed ball.

Click on book cover for excerpt.

"If you're looking for a quick but delightful escape that's a bit reminiscent of Bridget Jones Diary with a hint of Jane Austen's wit and historical detail, you'll be sure to enjoy The Man in The Buff Breeches. 

The Romance Review


 The Man in the Blue Flowered Shorts 

A  contemporary novelette. Funny, fast paced holiday romance.  Click on book cover for more... 

  Lyn enjoys reading historical romance, especially when she can combine it with relaxing in the Caribbean sunshine. But when a mysterious stranger joins the cruise ship, fiction and fact become dangerously confused.  

 ' this is an excellent book, warmly funny with interesting characters and a few laugh out loud moments.'  Click here for full review 

The Romance Reviews
The Romance Review