By Veronica Heley
SHE HAD misplaced HER center TO THE MYSTERIOUS STRANGER...
Raven-haired Sophia knew him as Philip wealthy, a negative relative of the Earl of Rame. and she or he knew that he woke up in her a yearning that her betrothed, Sir John Bladen, couldn't satisfy.
But she was once pledged to filthy rich Sir John to be able to retailer her liked Tarrant corridor. So she scorned Philip's love in simple terms to find, to her horror, that he was once, in fact, the recognized Earl himself.
And now the Earl has vowed to humble Sophia and to avenge his honor. His vengeance comprises Sophia, her Aunt Nan, and her rash brother jasper, within the harmful plots of the Royal Pretender and within the intrigue on the sumptuous court docket of George II.
By Elizabeth Hoyt
"**""Elizabeth Hoyt has outdone herself."" --Jennifer Ashley, big apple occasions bestselling author**
**WHEN STRANGERS within the NIGHT**
He lives within the shadows. because the mysterious masked avenger referred to as the Ghost of St. Giles, Godric St. John's in simple terms target is to guard the blameless of London. until eventually the evening he confronts a fearless younger girl pointing a pistol at his head-and realizes she is his spouse . . .
**BECOME fanatics . . .**
Lady Margaret interpreting has vowed to kill the Ghost of St. Giles-the guy who murdered her one real love. Returning to London, and to the guy she hasn't obvious due to the fact their marriage ceremony day, Margaret doesn't realize the fellow in the back of the masks. Fierce, commanding, and hazardous, the infamous Ghost of St. Giles is every little thing she feared he might be-and a lot more . . .
**DESIRE IS the final word DANGER**
When ardour flares, those intimate strangers can't preserve from revealing extra of themselves than that they had ever deliberate. but if Margaret learns the truth-that the Ghost is her husband-the online game is up and the gamers needs to hand over . . . to the temptation which may damage them both.
By Christina Dodd
"*She can't probability break . . . *
Once the Duchess of Cleere, woman Edlyn is now a widow. After anguish a humiliating scandal, she is compelled to take shelter in an abbey, the place she makes use of her talents as an herbalist to heal injured infantrymen. while she's requested to are inclined to the injuries of a knight who's in hiding, she's surprised to find he's none except Hugh de Florisoun—the guy she has wanted for years. but she understands surrendering to the temptation he offers might be her final downfall.
*For an evening of ardour . . . *
Renowned for his prowess at the battlefield, Lord Hugh de Florisoun by no means imagined the day could come that he'd see the attractive, subtle woman Edlyn operating as a typical peasant—and in a nunnery, no much less. His craving for her burns as strongly as ever. yet Edlyn scorns all his advances. someway Hugh needs to be able to unencumber her heart—before secrets and techniques from either one of their pasts jeopardize any likelihood for a destiny together.
By Lynsay Sands
"When they first met Lord Jeremy William Radcliffe, Charlie and her dual sister, Elizabeth have been escaping from their uncle-taking turns performing the younger gentleman to prevent detection. yet Charlie couldn’t aid falling head over heels-and out of a window-for the good-looking lord. after all, that was once simply the start; Lord Radcliffe insisted on displaying “him” and her wonderful sister to London.
But how may perhaps he do this? With each contact, Radcliffe appeared unknowingly to incite indecent wants in Charlie, and his fraternal reason was once sure to land her in a good mess. notwithstanding it used to be an excellent video game to play a boy, there has been extra enjoyable in being woman. And after one brush of his fiery lips whilst her guise used to be long past, Charlie swore to be not anything yet his fiery girl forevermore. "
By Miranda Neville
"They couldn't be extra different—but there's something they agree on . . .
In London after a two-year exile, Lord Blakeney plans to chop a swathe in the course of the bedchambers of the demimonde. Marriage isn't on his time table, specially to an stressful chit like Minerva Montrose, together with her stronger angle and a bent to get into hassle. and definitely the *last* guy Minerva desires is Blake, a clumsy wastrel and not using a inspiration in his good-looking head.
The lighting fixtures and din of her debutante ball set Minerva's tooth on part. absolutely a moment's relaxation may possibly do no damage . . . until eventually Blake error her for an additional woman, leaving Minerva'sguests to trap them in a really compromising place. To her horror, the scandal will strength them to do the unthinkable: marry. Their mutual loathing blazes into unforeseen ardour yet Blake continues to be far away, desirous to conceal a shameful mystery. Minerva's by no means been a lady to take issues mendacity down, and she'll permit not anything cease her from profitable his belief . . . and his heart.
By Joan Wolf
"*Napoleon's troops stand defeated and Wellington's Spanish crusade is over. Now a devoted British soldier enters a truly diversified hind of conflict: a conflict for the lady he loves…*
The eldest son of the Earl of Standish and inheritor to his past due father's holdings, Alexander Devize is summoned domestic to his tasks in England. expecting him, he believes, is Diana Sherwood, the irrepressible good looks with whom he shared an unforgettable evening of ardour, a tender girl he absolutely intends to marry. yet Diana, lovelier and extra headstrong than ever, has different intentions.
A soldier's daughter, Diana refuses to undergo the cruel global of being a soldier's spouse and plans in its place her popping out in London, ignoring the thoughts of untamed and reckless Alex. confident she's came upon the correct, solid gentleman in Robert Welbourne, she pursues her path, ignorant of a treachery construction round her—or of the unwavering devotion of a soldier prepared to struggle for all he's worthy in a conflict he mustn't ever lose.
By Mary Balogh
Meet the Bedwyns…six brothers and sisters—men and girls of ardour and privilege, bold and sensuality…Enter their mind-blowing global of excessive society and breathtaking seduction…where every one will search love, struggle temptation, and court docket scandal…and the place Aidan Bedwyn, the marriage-shy moment son, discovers that matrimony could be the so much seductive act of all.…
Like the entire Bedwyn males, Aidan has a name for cool conceitedness. yet this proud nobleman additionally possesses a faithful, passionate heart—and it's this fierce loyalty that has introduced Colonel Lord Aidan to Ringwood Manor to honor a loss of life soldier's request. Having promised to convenience and defend the man's sister, Aidan by no means anticipated to discover a headstrong, fiercely self reliant lady who wishes no a part of his protection…nor did he count on the emotions this beguiling creature might ignite in his guarded center. And whilst a relative threatens to show Eve out of her domestic, Aidan gallantly makes her a suggestion she can't refuse: marry him…if merely to avoid wasting her domestic. And now, as all of London breathlessly awaits the transformation of the recent woman Aidan Bedwyn, the strangest factor occurs: With one contact, one searing include, Aidan and Eve's “business arrangement” is set to be transformed…into anything just a little surprising.
By Elizabeth Boyle
"In *New York occasions* bestselling writer Elizabeth Boyle's fourth novel within the Rhymes With Love sequence, a resolute younger lady is going toe-to-toe with the Beast of Mayfair...
**She has no hope for love...**
As she arrives in Mayfair, Louisa Tempest is horrified while her incorrigible cat bolts from the carriage and dashes right into a neighbor's residence, the place she comes face-to-face with the reclusive Viscount Wakefield. yet much more dismaying than his foul mood is the disarray within which she reveals his domestic. confident his demeanor could enhance if his family have been so as, Louisa resolves to place every thing to rights.
**...until she meets the viscount who lives down the lane.**
Much to his chagrin, Wakefield unearths it very unlikely to maintain the meddling Louisa out of his domestic, invading his way of life together with her ""improvements,"" and his nights with the tempting wishes she sparks within him. Wounded within the struggle, he's scorned society ever due to the fact that his go back . . . till Louisa opens the door to his center and convinces him to offer love a moment chance.