By Mary Balogh
BONUS: This version includes an excerpt from Mary Balogh's The mystery Mistress.
“Matchless storyteller”(Romantic Times) Mary Balogh weaves a tantalizing net of wit and seduction in her new novel—an impossible to resist story of 2 not going fans and one unforgettable summer.
package Butler is cool, risky, one among London’s mostinfamous bachelors—marriage is the very last thing on his brain. yet Kit’s kin has different plans. wanting to thwart his father’s matchmaking, equipment wishes a bride...fast. input leave out Lauren Edgeworth.
A 12 months after being deserted on the altar, Lauren has decided that marriage isn't really for her. while those fiercely self sufficient souls meet, sparks fly—and a deal is hatched. Lauren will masquerade as Kit’s meant if he consents to supply a passionate, adventurous, unforgettable summer time. while summer season ends, she will holiday off the engagement, rendering herself unmarriageable and leaving them either unfastened. every thing goes perfectly—until package does the unthinkable: He starts off to fall in love. A summer season to recollect isn't really sufficient for him. yet how can he persuade Lauren to be his...for larger, for worse, for the remainder of their lives?
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Mama liked the name. ’ ‘Do they? I wonder why. I thought Clarice eminently suitable for the young woman I met in Paris. ’ ‘Yes, I am certain it has,’ Lottie agreed. ’ ‘Are you indeed? Thank you, Miss Stanton. ’ He turned as the housekeeper entered with another maid bearing silver trays. ‘Ah, here is Mrs Mann with your tea—and something stronger for you, Sir Charles. If you’ll excuse me I have some business to attend to. Mrs Mann will take you up to your rooms when you have refreshed yourselves.
You are the equal of your sister in looks, and your character is superior. ’ Lottie sighed. ’ ‘My sister was a silly little thing, though I loved her dearly,’ Aunt Beth said. ’ Lottie nodded. Her uncle had not gambled away his money at the tables, but on a series of bad investments—including being caught in a scandal that had been almost as calamitous as the South Seas Bubble, which had ruined so many people in 1720—and had left his widow with very little fortune. Aunt Beth had been forced to sell her home and come to live with her sister and nieces after her husband died in a riding accident.
I do not think he is likely to change his mind,’ her father said and sighed. ’ Lottie did not reply. The carriage had just now drawn to a halt before a grand and imposing house built at some time in the last century, and her heart was beating so fast that she could not have spoken if her life depended on it. ’ Nicolas turned his head as his butler spoke. ‘I have shown them into the green drawing room, as you requested. ’ ‘Yes, you may bring it in ten minutes,’ Nicolas said. ’ He was unsmiling as he walked briskly towards the green drawing room at the back of the house.