By Stephanie Laurens
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.
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A Lady Of Expectations (Regencies, Book 6; Lester Family Saga, Book 2) by Stephanie Laurens