By Grace Burrowes
"Thomas Jennings arrives to his newly bought property to discover that his steward has fled below a cloud of scandal, and the valuables has been held jointly through pass over Loris Tanner, the steward's daughter. Thomas understands what it's wish to now not slot in, and he's pragmatic sufficient to appreciate effects, so he offers Loris an opportunity to take care of her place in a occupation uniformly undertaken by means of males.
Thomas learns concerning the complexities of property administration from his not likely educate, regardless of somebody's makes an attempt to force him off his personal land. Mishaps become close to tragedies, whereas among Thomas and Loris, appreciate and liking develop into appeal. who's sabotaging Thomas's property, and what offerings will Loris face while the malefactor has been revealed?
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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.