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In this continuation of the "Notorious" series, the Earl of Wycliff, Lucien Tremayne decides it is time he marry & produce an heir when he meets Brynn Caldwell on a Cornish beach. She is convinced his attraction to her is because of an old Gypsy curse that makes women in her family irresistible to men...and then leads to the mans death. She agrees to marry him in order to help her impoverished family but is determined to not fall in love with him. When h...
Ivy, Oct 2002, 6.99 ISBN: 0804119791 In 1813, Raven Kendrick plans to marry the much older “safe” Duke of Halford to honor a pledge she made to her mother at the latter's deathbed. Raven vowed to marry nobility so after her mother died she left Montserrat Island in the Caribbean to live with her great aunt and grandfather. On the way to the altar, Sean Lassiter abducts Raven, vowing vengeance for rejecting his courtship. Sean takes Raven to ...
Lord of Seduction
Ballantine, Dec 2004, 6.99 400 pp. ISBN: 034546785X In 1815, the Ton enjoys betting on the ongoing “contest” between Viscount Thorne and his father. Dad, the duke, wants his son married with an heir; so the Duke of Redcliff consistently buys off his son's lovers and tosses eligible women in his path. Christopher finds his sire's actions amusing, but frustrating as he is not ready to wed anyone especially since he has become a member of the Guar...
Master of Temptation
Caro Evers is a special healer, and a warrior member of a secret society called The Guardians. War hero,Max Leighton brings his wounded friend to the island of Cyrene, and Caro heals him. Enchanted by the healer, Max can't resist Caro's offer to have sex. Independent and devoted to her life's mission with the Guardians, Caro remains on Cyrene when Max leaves. A year later, they are reunited when Max volunteers to help the Guardians rescue a kidnapped nob...
Katrine Campbell wants to return to her birthplace in Scotland. She decideds to stay with her Uncle Colin, an employee to the powerful Duke of Argyll. On her first night at her Uncles' house, she discovers a man in her uncles' study. Raith MacLean has decided to help his impoverished clan by fiddling with the Argyll ledgers. On meeting Katrine he ties her up. After Raith leaves, his clansman Lachlan kidnaps her to ransom her. Realizing he is stuck with K...
The Heartbreaker (Literature)
Widowed rancher and would be politician Sloan McCord needs a caretaker for his infant daughter and also a lady of good breeding to help him in his campaign for state senate. His heart still belongs to the wife he couldn't protect from murder by his political enemies. It's not that McCord cannot commit, it is that he doesn't want to. He refuses to open himself up to more of the guilt that already consumes him. Heather Ashford is in desparate straits du...
The Heartbreaker (Romance)
At the beginning of the story, Heather accepts an offer of marriage from her best friends brother-in-law Sloan. Sloan is grieving from the tragic murder of his first wife Doe, and is trying to raise their baby daughter and run his ranch at the same time. When Sloan first sees Heather he is astonished at how elegant and beautiful she is. Sloan determines that Heather is unfit for ranch life, but Heather, needing to pay her father gambling debts has no cho...
Prim heiress Sabrina Duncan bravely agrees to an arranged marriage with the promiscuous rogue Niall McLaren, chief of his powerful Highland clan. Furious at being cornered into marrying the spinster, Niall vows he'll never be faithful to the "mouse". He soon finds out that this mouse can roar which intrigues him. Love, though, is a different story, and Niall denies his true feelings for Sabrina until it is almost too late....
1813 Western Indies, Nicholas Sabine, has been arrested and condemned to death as a pirate. Lady Aurora Demming, desperate to avoid her father's arranged marriage, has agreed to marry a man scheduled to die the next day. Her dreams are visited with the handsome man she married. Now a widow, Aurora is back in England, determined to live an independent life. Can she keep her senses under control after experiencing the pleasures of the wedding bed? Who is t...
The Prince of Pleasure
Ivy, Jul 2003, 6.99 ISBN: 0804119805 In 1807, French émigré Julienne “Jewel” Laurent and Jeremy “Dare” Adair fall in love. Though his grandfather objects to the match, Dare plans to elope. Instead she rejects his proposal insisting that Lord Riddington is her lover. Jeremy leaves in anger that his grandfather was right about his beloved being a whore. In 1814, Lucien Tremayne asks Dare to uncover the traitor that is hurting the English caus...
The female protagonist agrees to become the male protagonist's mistress as payment for the sorrow her brother has caused his sister, who now because of it is paralysed and has lost her reputation. The male protagonist is however very gentle and kind towards the female and lets her decide the time and place for the actual consumation of their deal. Since she loses her reputation by living with him - although they pretend that she is only there to help his...
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