That Scandalous Evening (Governess Brides, Book 1) by Christina Dodd

By Christina Dodd

Unique book: 1998

New York Times bestselling writer Christina Dodd spins the eye-catching story of a nobleman whose course crosses back with the single girl he totally can't withstand . . . .

A Disastrous Season

A easy statue started the scandal.

A girl hid

An blameless English omit conceived of it, her fingers gliding around the clay, delineating each one easily outlined muscle and sinew, making a sculpture of the fellow she worshipped. whilst the likeness used to be uncovered, besides omit Jane Higgenbothem's mystery tendre for Lord Blackburn, the ton's gleeful contempt despatched the woman again to the rustic in disgrace.

A Gentleman published

Now, a decade later, she's again in London, as a chaperone to her appealing niece. yet to Blackburn, Jane's unwitting version, the cool, reticent spinster continues to be a problem. She as soon as made the boastful rake a laughingstock; so why is he tempted to restore an affair that just about begun goodbye in the past, on that scandalous night . . . ?

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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.

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