By Katharine Ashe, Caroline Linden, Miranda Neville, Maya Rodale
"As society gathers at Kingstag citadel for the marriage of the yr, matrimony is within the air. yet who often is the bride? With swoonworthy lords, witty girls, eccentric family members, and a bunch of free-spirited girls—not to say the world’s most sensible excessive perch phaeton—it’s a recipe for mayhem … and romance. Award profitable, best-selling authors Katharine Ashe, Caroline Linden, Miranda Neville and Maya Rodale serve up delectable Regency enjoyable and a lovely modern twist during this anthology of unique novellas. 4 authors, 4 undefined, 4 deliciously romantic surprises. in terms of love, whatever can happen… That Rogue Jack through Maya Rodale Jack, Lord Willoughby is fascinating, good-looking, and totally irresponsible. In different phrases, he’s the worst individual to entrust with the ducal marriage ceremony ring. leave out Henrietta Black is prim, right and the appropriate individual to assist locate the worthwhile kin heirloom that’s long past lacking … so long as she isn’t distracted through Jack’s attractive smile and tantalizing makes an attempt at seduction. they need to locate the hoop sooner than the marriage … in the event that they aren’t too busy falling in love. playstation . i like You via Miranda Neville good-looking, inarticulate Frank Newnham asks for his cousin Christian's aid while he woos Rosanne Lacy by means of letter. Rosanne falls for Frank's scrumptious prose, but if they meet in individual on the duke's marriage ceremony celebration, Rosanne can't comprehend why Frank turns out so ... uninteresting. And why is she attracted to the darkish brooding Earl of Bruton, together with his scarred face and air of depression? while I Met My Duchess through Caroline Linden Gareth Cavendish, Duke of Wessex, believes he’s selected the suitable bride … till he meets her sister and lightning strikes—literally! Now he’s the one member of society dreading the marriage of the season. Or is he? Cleo Barrows can’t fathom why her knees weaken at any time when the good-looking duke ways, or why her sister isn’t within the clouds on the prospect of marrying him. however the extra usually marriage ceremony plans throw Cleo and Gareth in detail jointly, the quicker time is operating out to show the party of the summer season into the scandal of the yr. How Angela bought Her Rogue again by way of Katharine Ashe while beautiful Lord Trenton Ascot beckons to background grad pupil Angela Cowdrey from the pages of a comic, she thinks she’s going loopy. while Trent rescues her from a lake and she or he claims she’s from the longer term, he understands he's. yet a blackmailer is threatening Trent’s kinfolk and Angela is set to aid. whereas unraveling the secret of her time-travel journey to the duke’s marriage ceremony, this contemporary woman and Regency lord simply may well find a ardour that defies centuries.
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