By Lorraine Heath
*New York occasions* and *USA this present day* bestselling writer Lorraine Heath brings us the eagerly awaited ultimate tale within the Scoundrels of St. James sequence. William Graves is the final of Feagan's scoundrels. A onetime grave robber grew to become royal healthcare professional, he has committed his existence to saving others—because he is familiar with there isn't any solution to shop himself. specially no longer round a woman like Winnie. notwithstanding unfit of her contact, he can't withstand. His ardour can't be tamed … even within the face of definite risk. Winnie, the Duchess of Avendale, by no means knew peace till her brutal husband died. With William she's came across burning desire—and the therapeutic strength of affection. yet now, faced by way of the prior she notion she'd left in the back of, Winnie needs to face her fears … or danger wasting the only guy who can satisfy all her dreams.
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The Last Wicked Scoundrel (Scoundrels of St. James, Book 5) by Lorraine Heath