Read e-book online A Lady Of Expectations (Regencies, Book 6; Lester Family PDF

By Stephanie Laurens

ISBN-10: 0778321754

ISBN-13: 9780778321750

Unique ebook: 1996

Jack Lester has to discover a bride...

But the place can he locate the ideal girl? She should be appealing, variety, a great conversationalist...and most vital, she has to just accept him as he's: devilishly good-looking, captivating and, so far as a person is familiar with, bad as a church mouse! If London society discovers his hidden wealth, he'll by no means locate the suitable wife.

Jack's middle races whilst he first lays eyes on Sophie Winterton. She is every thing he desires--and more--but he's stuck in his personal catch. Believing that Jack must marry into wealth, Sophie rejects all his advances, sure he might by no means marry a negative lady like her. As they play out a online game of cat and mouse, can Jack persuade her that she is the girl he wants--and that he's the husband she merits?

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Unique booklet: 1996

Jack Lester has to discover a bride. ..

But the place can he locate the correct girl? She should be appealing, style, an outstanding conversationalist. .. and most crucial, she has to simply accept him as he's: devilishly good-looking, fascinating and, so far as someone understands, terrible as a church mouse! If London society discovers his hidden wealth, he'll by no means locate the perfect wife.

Jack's center races while he first lays eyes on Sophie Winterton. She is every thing he desires--and more--but he's stuck in his personal seize. Believing that Jack must marry into wealth, Sophie rejects all his advances, sure he could by no means marry a bad woman like her. As they play out a online game of cat and mouse, can Jack persuade her that she is the lady he wants--and that he's the husband she merits?

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She's got them. Phizz Marston breathed a long, satisfied, and only slightly wistful sigh, much to the bewilderment of the cluster of youths who'd been studying the cut of his new jacket. He grinned at his admirers—"Andrewes, don't you know, Regent Street, devilish expensive and worth every penny,"—and drifted away into the holiday throng. But the cocky grin faded as Marston strolled out of the youths' line of vision. Tracing a path through the crowd of high-spirited, well-dressed revelers, he seemed alternately to scan the faces about him and to withdraw into himself, as though afraid to encounter the object of his search.

Yes. Right. I was saying that these adversaries of yours, petty and ridiculous as they are, do sense something rather out of the ordinary. Perhaps it's simply the perfection of your masculine masquerade. You're more perfect than any real man, even the most mannered of dandies, and they sense it; they're put off balance by it even as they're humiliated by how absolutely you've captured their attention. They rather enjoy their humiliation, you see, and they write these letters to exaggerate the sense of titillation they feel.

She nodded. " "And our mutual favorite, Lord Crashaw. " He frowned. "But that brings up a serious problem. For my plan was to speak to these gentlemen directly, to see what ill will they harbor you. And whereas I can certainly approach Raikes and Smythe-Cochrane, Crashaw absolutely won't receive me. " He told her, with some pride, about the lands he'd bought up at auction, snatching them from Crashaw's greedy grasp. She listened so eagerly that he told her more than he'd intended, confiding that he was actually a bit strapped for cash these days.

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