By Stephanie Laurens
Unique ebook: 1996
Jack Lester has to discover a bride...
But the place can he locate the fitting lady? She needs to be beautiful, sort, a great conversationalist...and most crucial, she has to just accept him as he's: devilishly good-looking, fascinating and, so far as a person is aware, negative as a church mouse! If London society discovers his hidden wealth, he'll by no means locate definitely the right wife.
Jack's center races whilst he first lays eyes on Sophie Winterton. She is every little thing he desires--and more--but he's stuck in his personal seize. Believing that Jack must marry into wealth, Sophie rejects all his advances, convinced he might by no means marry a terrible lady like her. As they play out a video game of cat and mouse, can Jack persuade her that she is the lady he wants--and that he's the husband she merits?
Read Online or Download A Lady Of Expectations (Regencies, Book 6; Lester Family Saga, Book 2) PDF
Similar regency books
Satisfaction and Prescience (Or, A fact Universally Acknowledged), a Mr. and Mrs. Darcy secret, embroils the joyous newlyweds Elizabeth and Fitzwilliam Darcy in a secret related to certainly one of their wedding guests.
The attractive Caroline Bingley is engaged to marry a wealthy and charismatic American. regrettably, this windswept courtship is marred through many unusual events-- nocturnal wanderings, spooked horses, carriage injuries, or even an obvious suicide try out. quickly the total Bingley kin turns out the objective of a mysterious plot, with purely the Darcys spotting the danger.
Sinister forces are afoot and the Darcys needs to unravel the plot ahead of the blushing bride descends into madness--or worse.
The Survivors’ membership: Six males and one lady, injured within the Napoleonic Wars, their friendships solid in metal and loyalty. yet for one, her trials aren't over. .. .
Since witnessing the dying of her husband through the wars, Imogen, girl Barclay, has secluded herself within the confines of Hardford corridor, their domestic in Cornwall. the recent proprietor has didn't absorb his inheritance, and Imogen desperately hopes he'll by no means come to disturb her fragile peace.
Percival Hayes, Earl of Hardford, has little interest in the wilds of Cornwall, but if he unexpectedly comes to a decision to pay a trip to his property there, he's stunned to find that it isn't the ruined heap he had anticipated. he's both surprised to discover the attractive widow of his predecessor’s son dwelling there.
Soon Imogen awakens in Percy a fondness he hasn't ever proposal himself able to feeling. yet can he retailer her from her distress and reawaken her soul? And what's going to it suggest for him if he succeeds?
Unique ebook: 1998
When Allegra Monteverdi, the daughter of Lazar's sworn enemy, throws herself on his mercy, the pirate prince Lazar di Fiori consents to spare the lives of her kinfolk yet provided that she sails away with him.
Alone at sea with this darkish, interesting guy, relocating among seduction and worry, Allegra realizes it's going to take greater than her growing to be love for this pirate prince to convey peace to her loved domestic. For Lazar needs to face the demons of his shattered prior - if he's to forge the future that's theirs to assert. ..
Meet the Bedwyns…six brothers and sisters—men and girls of ardour and privilege, bold and sensuality…Enter their impressive international of excessive society and breathtaking seduction…where each one will search love, struggle temptation, and courtroom scandal…and the place Rannulf Bedwyn, the rebellious 3rd son, enters right into a liaison that's fairly risqué, slightly naughty, and…Slightly depraved.
- Sinful in Satin
- Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue (Cynster, Book 16; Cynster Sisters Trilogy, Book 1)
- Love with the Perfect Scoundrel (Widows Club, Book 3)
- In My Wildest Dreams (Governess Brides, Book 5)
- Good Earl Hunting
Additional resources for A Lady Of Expectations (Regencies, Book 6; Lester Family Saga, Book 2)
FORBIDDEN / 39 Amber widened her eyes. “Are you? ” A smile flashed and faded on Erik’s handsome face. Silently he waited for Amber to speak of the fully grown male who lay within her cottage. “He is awake,” she said. Erik’s right hand settled on the hilt of the sword he always wore. ” Erik demanded. ” “He is as cunning as a fox,” Erik said flatly. “He knows he is in enemy hands and—” “Nay,” Amber interrupted. ” Amber shook her head. The sudden weight and shimmer of her hair falling around her shoulders reminded her that she hadn’t yet managed to bind the locks properly.
Amber smiled with a brightness she was far from feeling. ” she asked. “Very. ” “I refer to your quest for information about the man Erik found asleep within the Stone Ring,” Cassandra said mildly. Saying no more, Cassandra watched Amber with penetrating gray eyes. Amber had to fight not to fidget or mumble the first words that came to her mind. At times Cassandra’s silences were as unnerving as her prophecies. ” Frowning, Amber cast about in her memory. “He asked me who I was,” she said after a moment.
Cassandra and Erik exchanged a long look. “With Duncan on your side, you could hold Lord Robert’s land against Norsemen, Normans, and cousins combined,” Amber said flatly. “Perhaps,” Erik said. ” “That might be true. ” Amber drew a deep breath. ” Silence spread while Cassandra and Erik considered Amber’s suggestion. “Such a ruthless little thing,” Erik said, grinning. ” FORBIDDEN / 53 And he laughed. Cassandra did not. ” “No,” Amber said. ” the other woman asked. “He will be either friend or enemy.