By Kelly Bowen
A pleasant romp to be learn in a single sitting - for enthusiasts of Sarah MacLean, Julia Quinn, and Tessa Dare.Lady Viola Hextall is bored - of the ocean, her chaperones, and the woeful loss of on hand dukes at the ocean voyage from London to big apple. Scrambling for any diversion wanting leaping overboard, Viola moves up a talk with the ship's rough-hewn, blue-eyed health professional - and discovers an instantaneous therapy for what ails her... To Nathaniel Shaw, Viola has the bearing of a girl and the spirit of an adventurer - an not going mix that he reveals totally impossible to resist. So he's hoping to persuade Viola to depart the stifling ballrooms of London excessive society in the back of simply because there's a huge, large international simply looking ahead to them to discover - together.
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Finally she broke the kiss and made herself focus on Peregrine's dark, craggy face. His green eyes were misty with passion, and this time there was nothing enigmatic about him. He wanted her. And, heaven help her, she wanted him… Flames of Passion DEARLY BELOVED by Mary Jo Putney. " —Romantic Times UNCOMMON VOWS by Mary Jo Putney. In one irrevocable move of fate, Adrian, Earl of Shropshire, had ordered the beautiful Lady Meriel de Vere to be locked in his castle's tower, swearing to entice her into surrendering her kisses with lips as hungry as his own.
The lawyer nodded, still stunned. " Peregrine sipped his tea, satisfied. A vital thread was about to be spun in the web forming around Sir Charles Weldon. The unpredictable English weather had cooperated to make Lady Sara's party a success, and the colorful dresses of the female guests were like flowers strewn across the sunlit garden of Haddonfield House. Food, drink, and conversation, mankind's basic entertainment, were all plentiful. As voices and laughter rang through the summer-scented air, footmen circulated among the guests with trays of drinks and gentle strains of music emanated from an invisible chamber quartet.
They had always brought their secrets and sorrows to each other, shared their dreams, and gotten into trouble together. More often than their mothers realized, it was one of Sara's mischievous ideas that got the cousins into trouble, though Ross always insisted that it was his duty as the male and the elder to take the more severe punishments for their crimes. In a world that thought Lady Sara St. James was a consummate lady—boringly so—Ross was the only one permitted to see her more unruly impulses.