Something Scandalous by Christie Kelley
By Christie Kelley
Raised because the youngest daughter of the Duke of Kendal, Elizabeth learns a devastating fact on his deathbed: he wasn't her father in any respect. and as the Duke had no sons, his name and fortune needs to visit his in basic terms male inheritor: cousin who left England for the United States in the past. watching for the man's drawing close profession of her domestic, Elizabeth anxiously searches for her mother's diary, and the key of her paternity...Arriving in London along with his seven siblings, William Atherton intends to promote every thing and go back to his loved Virginia farm, and his fiancee, as fast as attainable. yet as Elizabeth exhibits William an England he by no means knew, and graciously introduces his siblings to London society, it turns into transparent the 2 are intended for every different. quickly, Elizabeth unearths herself decided to seduce the guy who can retailer not just her kinfolk identify yet her heart...
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You will have to hire a tutor for them. ” A wave of relief slowly rolled over her. ” Avis asked, rubbing her extended belly. With only two more months until her first child was born, she looked more vibrant than Elizabeth had ever seen. ” Sophie asked softly. ” “I certainly hope you refused,” Jennette said. “Of course, I did no such thing, Jennette,” Elizabeth replied. “It’s his home now. ” “But you need to stay,” Sophie whispered. Avis looked at them both and narrowed her eyes. “All right, what is going on between you two?
Her father had died ten months ago, and she had never received one word from her distant cousin, Edward. Of course, he wasn’t truly her cousin. Elizabeth opened her eyes and stared at the empty fireplace. She had to find her mother’s diary before Richard and Caroline found a legal way to have her removed, or Edward arrived from Canada. Her mother had kept several diaries, and none held the information Elizabeth desired. After finding those journals in drawers, she discovered none contained anything too personal.
He shook his head. “Well, stop. ” She stood upright and quickly brushed a red lock back from her forehead. “It is not an odd system of titles. ” “Ten years. ” “I think you must have forgotten how English Society works. ” “Perhaps. But at least there, every man has the chance to better himself without needing a title to get ahead,” he said before sitting in the wingback chair. “Your Gr—” She halted abruptly when he glared at her. ” “Very well, William. ” “The servants are here for your every convenience.