By Cecilia Grant
In Cecilia Grant’s emotionally wealthy and deeply passionate Regency romance debut, a take care of a rumored rogue turns a formal younger lady into . . . A girl Awakened.
Newly widowed and desirous to safeguard her property and loved servants from her malevolent brother-in-law, Martha Russell conceives a bold plan. Or particularly, a bold plan to conceive. in spite of everything, if she has an inheritor at the manner, her destiny can be secured. abandoning all she is familiar with of propriety, Martha methods her neighbor, a London exile with a depraved acceptance, and provides a strictly enterprise proposition: a month of illicit interludes . . . for a fee.
Theophilus Mirkwood should be insulted. could be appalled. yet how can he face up to this siren in widow’s weeds, whose supply is too outrageously tempting to say no? made up our minds she’ll get her money’s worthy, Theo endeavors to rouse this shamefully missed attractiveness to the pleasures of the flesh—only to discover her lifeless set opposed to taking any amusement within the scandalous discount. absolutely she can’t withstand him endlessly. yet may a lady’s candy hand over open their hearts to the main unforeseen arrival of all . . . love?
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