By Lorraine Heath
"Lady Louisa longs to marry for ardour and love -- yet will she locate happiness within the fingers of the duke?
Lady Louisa Wentworth is familiar with she is going to by no means marry well--her family's impoverished property has ensured as a lot. Resigned to spinsterhood, the proud good looks has agreed to chaperone a tender American heiress who seeks a titled husband during the turbulent waters of London society.
The rushing Duke of Hawkhurst needs to marry wealth for the sake of his relations. This well-heeled younger American, leave out Jenny Rose, could do particularly properly. however the girl's infuriating chaperone turns out made up our minds to maintain them aside. And worse nonetheless, Hawk unearths himself way more drawn to the intoxicating girl Louisa than to her blameless cost!
A romantic subterfuge is termed for--as determined Hawk plots to attract the heiress right into a compromising place, making marriage a need. but if it's stunning Louisa in its place who falls into his sensuous internet, this video game of hearts takes a passionate and such a lot unforeseen turn...
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Extra resources for A Duke of Her Own (Rogues and Roses, Book 1)
Loving words got turned to fierce, sharp, whip-cracks of anger that left permanent marks. At the least, it disappointed you. At most, it damaged you. No, thank you. So I sat down on that floor and grabbed my snow globe, the one that had a bear inside. I have no idea where I got it; it's just something I've always liked and have had forever. Just a single bear in the snow. He used to be anchored to the bottom, but now he just floated aimlessly around, and maybe that's why I liked him so much. I 29 related.
He'd be coming back. And back again. I swallowed. Wished my jeans were a size smaller. Wished my hair was something other than brown, that I had a better haircut. Shorter, longer. Anything other than medium length. I forced the casual back into my voice. 'Why's he taking a student? " "Dino's not exactly patient," I said. "He's a master. The boy's lucky to have him. And Dino's not charging a cent. A friend of Dr. " Dr. Milton was Dino's psychiatrist. "God, I'm starving. It's a good thing I'm not home during the day.
Maria always appreciated the unusual. She wore hats, even when no one wore hats. Stunning. No wonder he became a ladies' man. He was horn, you see, taking in the world and using it in his work. Born to beauty and greatness. He couldn't have been more than six months old, this time I am remembering. He reached his hands up to me when I bent to look at him. He wanted me to hold him. 3 And Frank Mancini, gardener, another one of the villagers from tiny Sabbotino Grappa: A beautiful garden, beautiful.
A Duke of Her Own (Rogues and Roses, Book 1) by Lorraine Heath