By Candice Hern

"Fans of the conventional Regency Romances of Georgette Heyer, Barbara Metzger, and Jo Beverley will get pleasure from this witty, unique romance from long island instances bestselling writer Candice Hern. Meg Ashburton's unmarried London Season were a catastrophe. thin, red-haired, and 6-feet tall, she were missed as a trifling gawky bumpkin via all of Society, particularly through the gents. apart from one guy. Lord Sedgewick had danced together with her, and she or he had secretly fallen in love with him. Now, six years later, a carriage coincidence close to Meg's kingdom domestic reveals a seriously-injured Sedge considering he's lifeless, with a red-haired angel bending over him. Meg does her most sensible to insure that the one guy she's ever enjoyed doesn't die whereas below her family's care. As he recovers, she has a moment likelihood at love with him. but if he ultimately makes her a proposal, it's not the kind that Meg can settle for. Or can she?

From a recognized stud farm within the Suffolk nation-state to the ballrooms of London, Regency England comes alive during this fascinating romance.

""Ms. Hern exquisitely develops her beautiful love tale with richly textured characterizations and impeccable craftsmanship.""
--Romantic Times

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Not when he stands to gain all of Alnsworth. ” Isabelle shuddered to think of what would happen if Tynsdale ever became lord of Alnsworth. Her uncle had protected her from Tynsdale for the past five years, which had sparked a bloody feud between the two barons. If Tynsdale took control of Alnsworth, his revenge would be felt by all. A heavy mantle of fear wrapped around her shoulders, but Isabelle resisted giving in to the seductive draw of despair. “I must convince King Edward to dissolve this union,” Isabelle said brightly, shaking off her fear.

She could taste the whiskey on his lips, and wondered if that was the cause of the intoxicating sensation coursing through her. Behind her the fire popped, casting flaming sparks. He jerked back and reached around her, beating out the burning embers that had fallen on the hem of her gown. He took her hand and helped her to her feet. ” Her head spun. She was much too close indeed. She should not speak to him again. ” She inwardly groaned. She was babbling again. He gave her a faint smile of amusement.

What was she to do now? A single tear rolled down her face. He dropped his sword and covered her trembling hand with his. “Hush now, ’tis over. ” Isabelle stifled a sob and clung to her protector, wrapping her arms around his neck, her body still shaking from the fright. She took a deep breath and tried to compose herself. “’Tis not only the beast. It has been a horrid day. ” She pressed her face into his shoulder, trying to keep from crying like a small child. He smelled nice for a barbarian. ” The big man sighed.

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