By Tessa Dare
"** *When a devilish lord and a bluestocking trigger at the street to ruin... time isn't on their side.* **
Minerva Highwood, considered one of Spindle Cove's proven spinsters, has to be in Scotland.
Colin Sandhurst, Lord Payne, a rake of the 1st order, must be... at any place yet Spindle Cove.
These not likely companions have one week to
• faux an elopement
• persuade friends and family they're in ""love""
• outrun armed robbers
• continue to exist their worst nightmares
• go back and forth 400 miles with no killing every one other
All whereas sharing a really small carriage through day and a fair smaller mattress through evening.
What they don't have time for is their becoming charm. less wild ardour. And heaven forbid they spend priceless hours baring their hearts and souls.
Suddenly one week appears like precisely adequate time to discover a global of difficulty. And maybe... simply maybe... love.
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Extra resources for A Week to Be Wicked (Spindle Cove, Book 2)
Horses everywhere, men shoving bushes hither and yon. A few clueless ones scratched their ill-used noggins and wandered aimlessly. This was a favor to them really. As either an early weed-out, or good practice for the hunt that would be held in a few weeks. She wasn‟t surprised when Deville reached up to grab something. Bateman shoved sideways, nearly unseating Deville. Deville‟s horse buckled beneath him, but at the last moment he leaned back, the horse righted itself, and they sped off. Sloane‟s hand also closed around something shiny, and he too raced forward to the next thicket.
Winning an event is worth twenty-five points. Second place receives twenty, third equals fifteen, fourth receives twelve, and so on until the two last contenders receive zero. Once the third game begins, a competitor with less than five points will be eliminated. ” One man cleared his throat. ” The older men laughed. Few of the younger did—thirds and bastards alike. “The winner has the chance to forge his own destiny—to carry on the family tradition in a new way and on his own. ” Silence. ” Some of the men walked forward, Bateman among them.
Skilled hands and haunting words. The man had given her plenty of clues to his involvement, if she had but listened. Nothing specifically stated, but he‟d known that Roseford was a prize, he‟d reacted to Cheevers‟s name and obviously had known the duke. She should have put it all together. She peered through the fronds once more, watching the tableau and trying to keep her eyes away from him . The rest of the men were milling and squeaking. Just as she‟d thought. A bunch of men who hadn‟t a thought in their heads but to squawk like chickens.