By Mary Balogh
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Step right into a global of scandal, intrigue, and enchanting ardour as long island occasions bestselling writer Mary Balogh sweeps us into the lives of a rare kinfolk: the Huxtables. Margaret, the eldest, embarks at the such a lot risqué event of her lifestyles and is of the same opinion to marry the main infamous guy in London.…
Only desperation may well carry Duncan Pennethorne, the notorious Earl of Sheringford, again domestic after the incredible scandal that had stunned even the jaded ton. pressured to wed in fifteen days or be bring to an end and not using a penny, Duncan chooses the only lady in London in frantic desire of a husband. A deceive an past love forces Margaret Huxtable to simply accept the impossible to resist stranger’s provide. yet as soon as she discovers who he particularly is, it’s too late—she’s already betrothed to the wickedly sensual rakehell. fast she concerns an ultimatum: If Duncan wishes her, he needs to woo her. And as ardour slowly ignites, humans marrying for the entire incorrect purposes are researching the fun of seduction—and waiting for the beautiful excitement of what comes after….
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Critics name her “a veritable treasure, a matchless storyteller” (Romantic Times). Readers have fallen in love with Mary Balogh’s glowing mix of wit and romance. Now this remarkable author sweeps us again to Regency England, right into a international of risky secrets and techniques and glittering intrigue, as a speeding lord meets his fit in a fiery good looks who vows to be . .. No Man’s Mistress.
The darkish, devastating stranger rode into the village reasonable and wagered twenty kilos on the throwing sales space — for an opportunity to win the daisies in Viola Thornhill’s hair. The Gypsy fortune teller had warned: “Beware of a tall, darkish, good-looking stranger. He can ruin you — if you happen to don't first snare his middle. ”
Recklessly Viola flirted, then danced with him round the Maypole. after which got here his smooth, scrumptious kiss. Viola didn't remorse that she had permit down her shield — until eventually the following morning, while he seemed at her door to say her cherished Pinewood Manor.
Lord Ferdinand Dudley gained her domestic in a video game of cards!
Viola hated him for attempting to take every thing, together with her soul. She used to be mistress of Pinewood Manor. but Dudley refused to go away, whilst his judgment of right and wrong rebelled at compromising this gorgeous blameless whose basically evidence of possession used to be a useless earl’s promise. Dudley held the deed, yet at what price?
Each day below an identical roof introduced its proportion of temptation, intimacy, and guilt. yet Viola knew it was once a conflict she couldn't find the money for to lose. Marriage used to be out of the query, and she or he will be no man’s mistress. while Dudley’s unnerving presence, his understanding smile, threatened to soften her resolve.
Against his higher judgment, Lord Ferdinand Dudley was once beguiled. This maddening attractiveness had stirred him as no girl had sooner than. And he used to be certain and decided to make her his own.
At as soon as sensuous, whimsical, and fantastically romantic, Mary Balogh’s new novel holds us in thrall, bringing to existence a love tale that sizzles with ardour and originality.
While antiquities start to pass lacking from London drawing rooms omit Calliope Chase units out to revive order. The thief needs to be a well-connected member of the Ton. and she or he does not have to glance a lot extra than Cameron de Vere, Earl of Westwood, for a suspect. What she does not become aware of is that her made up our minds pursuit of a felony is starting to appear like a budding romance.
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Come, Linds. Don’t be a slugabed. ” Lindsey pushed onto one elbow and rubbed her gritty eyes. She seldom slept so late. Now awareness brought the nagging impression of something important that had to be done today, but her groggy mind couldn’t quite grasp what it was. “Didn’t you hear the mantel clock chime? ” Her hazel eyes bright with eagerness, Blythe rushed on, “Do tell me all the gossip. Who did you see last night? Did you dance every set? ” Lindsey smothered a yawn as she tried to picture the vapid blond debutante doing something so risqué.
With all due respect, m’lord, I cannot see that it would be of any great use to you. ” “Nevertheless, I would like to show it to my valet. ” “An excellent notion,” the magistrate said, rising to his feet and picking up a hefty legal tome. “Now, this meeting must come to a close as I am due in court shortly. I will, of course, order extra patrols in the vicinity of Hyde Park, in case the villain attempts to strike again. Bott, carry on with your investigation. Your Lordship, once again, I greatly appreciate your help.
Everyone froze in place. Lindsey was the first to move, getting up to kneel beside Flora and give her a comforting hug. “You needn’t be frightened. You’re quite safe here in this house. ” Flora lifted her head to gaze teary eyed at Lindsey. “Oh, ’tisn’t fer meself that I fear. ’Tis fer me cousin, Nelda. Oh, sweet Jaysus. ” “Gone? ” Flora took a deep, shuddering breath. “She was in service, miss, at a fine house on Curzon Street. I went to visit her yesterday evenin’, on me ’alf day off. But she weren’t there.