By Tamara Lejeune
To flee gossip in London because of a damaged engagement and a stolen diamond, heiress Abigail Ritchie alterations her identify to overlook Smith, and rentals a home within the state. with her chaperone - a hypochondriac observed by way of a full-time nurse - the trio get away to Hertfordshire. yet as soon as there they come upon mayhem, mishap, rustic fortune hunters, and a dangerously seductive yet deeply indebted lord of the manor, Cary Wayborn. Scandal keeps to welcome Abigail with open arms...and so does Cary. while the 2 locate themselves inadvertently surrendering to 1 evening of white-hot ardour and hope, Cary, a real gentleman, insists on marriage. but omit Smith refuses his supply. Now, sorting via a bunch of gossips, mischief, and conspiracy, he continues to be fearless and decided to assert a love as impossible to resist because the woman herself...
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By Mary Balogh
Beloved New York occasions bestselling writer Mary Balogh spins vintage tales of Regency England—splendid novels of fallacious id and unmistakable ardour, the place marriage is just the start of precise love.
THE recognized HEROINE
Cora Downes has attractiveness, spirit, and funds, yet no breeding. but whilst she profits renown for a bold rescue, she unearths herself thrust into excessive society. blameless and adrift in a global of lovely banquets, bejeweled robes, and snobbish criteria, Cora is readily compromised right into a marriage—to a frivolous lord whose pursuits appear to lie somewhere else. yet may perhaps piercingly blue-eyed and well-mannered Francis Kneller develop into the main unforeseen love of her life?
THE PLUMED BONNET
Alistair Munro, the Duke of Bridgwater, is seeking love outdoor the boundaries of well mannered society. And that’s what he expects to obtain while he rescues a likely disreputable woman in a colourful bonnet off the aspect of the line. but Stephanie grey, a former governess, has lately come into funds and is keen for a formal fit with a well-born guy. certain that he’s sullied her identify, Alistair bargains marriage to make amends. And during this not likely union, Stephanie and Alistair make a welcome discovery—that occasionally it’s attainable to marry first, then fall in love.
By Terry Deary
Tom is a cabin boy for Captain Francis Drake, on his project to thieve South American gold from the Spanish fleet. Can Tom continue to exist the journey around the global, via waves 3 times the peak in their tiny send, support Drake defeat the Spanish galleons - and are available again rich?
A very good tale mixing pirate legend with ancient truth and Terry Deary's vividly imagined characters!
By Courtney Milan
Ash Turner has waited a life-time to hunt revenge at the guy who ruined his family—and now the time for justice has arrived. At Parford Manor, he intends to take his position because the rightful inheritor to the dukedom and settle an outdated ranking with the present duke as soon as and for all. yet as an alternative he reveals himself attracted to a tempting good looks who has the ability to undo all his goals of vengeance….Lady Margaret is familiar with she may still despise the guy who is stolen her fortune and her father's legacy—the guy she's been ordered to secret agent on within the guise of a nurse. but the extra she learns concerning the new duke, the fewer she will be able to withstand his smoldering allure. quickly Margaret and Ash locate themselves torn among previous loyalties—and the tantalizing promise of passion….
By Karen Ranney
An Explosive come upon Mary Kate Bennett used to be married too early, widowed too younger, and left to fend for herself with no penny. Her direction used to be by no means intended to go with Archer St. John's, apart from a negative carriage coincidence with the wickedly good-looking Earl of Sanderhurst. Mary Kate awakens in a mysterious lord's mattress to a lifestyles extra sumptuous than she can have ever imagined, dealing with a guy she's by no means met sooner than, yet instinctively knows...A middle Held HostageThe whispers approximately Archer stick with him at any place he is going. Had the reclusive nobleman murdered his unsatisfied countess? whilst Mary Kate enters his lifestyles so all at once, the daring earl is confident that she has all of the solutions he has been looking for. So why cannot he ponder the rest in addition to her decadently pink hair, her luminescent epidermis, and the sentiments this vivid, lively attractiveness inspires inside his masculine soul?A depraved FantasyTheir love could be a myth, or it may be powerful sufficient to entwine their destinies perpetually.
By Cecilia Grant
A seductive good looks turns the tables on a gentleman gaming for the guiltiest of pleasures during this wealthy and sensual Regency romance from liked newcomer Cecilia Grant.
Lydia Slaughter is aware the video games males play—both out and in of the bed room. no longer afraid to bend the foundations to fit her wishes, she fleeces Will Blackshear outright. The Waterloo hero had his personal bold time table for the gaming tables of London’s gentlemen’s golf equipment. yet now he antes up for a bet of wits and wish with Lydia, the streetwise temptress who retains him at arm’s length.
A saved girl in determined straits, Lydia has a pointy brain and a head for numbers. She gambles at the sly, hoping to win sufficient to assert her independence. An alliance with Will on the tables could be a profitable proposition for them either. however the association consists of dicey odds with emerging stakes, sweetened with unstated promise of fleshly delights. And any sleight of hand may possibly locate their hearts having a bet on anything neither can have enough money to danger: love.
By Mary Balogh
BONUS: This variation comprises an excerpt from Mary Balogh's The mystery Mistress.
New York Times bestselling writer Mary Balogh returns to the attractiveness and sensuality of Regency England as she keeps the enchanting tale of 4 amazing women–friends and lecturers at omit Martin’s university for women. on the heart of this spellbinding novel is Anne Jewell, a instructor haunted through a scandalous past…until she meets a guy who teaches her an important lesson of all: not anything is easy while it comes to love.…
She spies him within the deepening nightfall of a Wales evening–a lone determine of breathtaking power and masculinity, his good-looking face branded by way of a mystery discomfort. For unmarried mom and instructor Anne Jewell, newly arrived along with her son at a sprawling property in Wales at the invitation of an influential good friend, Sydnam Butler is a guy whose sorrows–and passions–run deeper than she can have ever imagined.
As steward of a distant beach manor, Sydnam lives a reclusive lifestyles faraway from the pity and disdain of others. but virtually from the instant Anne first appears to be like at the cliffs, he senses during this attractive stranger a kindred soul, and among those cautious hearts, hope stirs. not able to withstand the fervour that has rescued them either from loneliness, Anne and Sydnam percentage a day of beautiful lovemaking. Now the unwed unmarried mom and war-scarred veteran needs to decide that can endlessly regulate their lives. For Sydnam, it's a probability to heal the ache of the prior. For Anne, it's the excellent promise of a destiny with the fellow who will dare her to bare her private secrets…before she will be able to provide him all her center.