By Cecilia Grant
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An formidable good looks looking a place one of the elite is thwarted through a so much disruptive gentleman in Cecilia Grant’s witty, based, and exquisitely sensual novel.
Kate Westbrook has desires a ways larger than romance. Love won’t get her into London’s such a lot consequential events, nor hinder her sisters from being snubbed and seemed down upon—all simply because their besotted father unadvisedly married an actress. yet a noble husband for Kate may convey a destiny so much fitted to the granddaughter of an earl. Armed with ingenuity, breathtaking good looks, and the aid of an idle aunt with connections, Kate is poised to make her desires come real. regrettably, a well-recognized face—albeit a maddeningly good-looking one—appears bent on frightening her scheme.
Implored by way of Kate’s fearful father to fend off the rogues wanting to make the most his daughter’s charms, Nick Blackshear has put aside the torch he’s carried for Kate with a purpose to do correct through his buddy. besides, she made particularly transparent that his emotions weren't returned—though policing her won’t hamper Nick’s hope. Reckless ardour ends up in love’s awakening, yet time is working out. Kate needs to see for herself that the charms of excessive society are not anything in comparison to the countless candy pleasures demanded by means of the heart.
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“In the 3rd of her Blackshear kin sequence, provide tackles classification contrast and intricate kin dynamics in a superb sensual romance and witty story within the kind of Jane Austen . . . furnish skillfully takes a shallow, immature heroine and develops her right into a likable, admirable grown girl. provide is a great, leading edge, smart writer.”—RT e-book Reviews
“Wielding a deliciously sharp wit that even Jane Austen might envy, provide provides one more cleverly conceived and deftly choreographed Regency historic that's either lushly sensual and carefully romantic. Readers who've but to find Grant’s impeccably written romances are in for an extraordinary treat.”—Booklist (starred review)
“An emotionally wealthy, sensually lush romance.”—Kirkus Reviews
“Cecilia provide is quickly turning into one among my favourite old romance authors, together with her complicated characters and considerate explorations of the way their ancient interval shapes them. if you happen to love multifaceted tales, certainly supply her paintings a try!”—Heroes and Heartbreakers
“The writing and characterization is every piece nearly as good as I’ve come to count on, and Ms. Grant’s financial, constrained variety works fantastically to permit the intensity of emotion that bubbles below the skin through the tale to talk for itself. there's no verbiage for the sake of it; this writer can pay her readers the large praise of trusting us together with her fabric and letting us paintings issues out for ourselves.”—All approximately Romance
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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.