By Samantha James
Can an ideal scoundrel be the fitting hero? considering she was once cruelly left on the altar on the age of 22, girl Julianna Sterling has resolved to don't have anything to do with males. So she is stunned to find she has unwelcome emotions for the very worst of the breed -- a deadly, unbearably good-looking highwayman who has set upon her trainer within the geographical region and brought her captive. Worse nonetheless, her righteous ire turns quick to unhappiness while the impossible to resist outlaw units her loose. Viscount Dane Granville is aware he do not need published his face to the captivating woman Julianna -- for he has compromised the key venture he has undertaken for the Crown within the guise of the infamous Magpie. Now their paths are crossing once again, and Dane aches to flavor back the wonder of her kiss. yet he needs to withstand what his middle calls for, for his or her ardour can basically result in perils past imagining ...
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Unique booklet: 1996
Jack Lester has to discover a bride. ..
But the place can he locate the ideal lady? She needs to be appealing, style, a superb conversationalist. .. and most crucial, she has to just accept him as he's: devilishly good-looking, captivating and, so far as somebody is familiar with, bad as a church mouse! If London society discovers his hidden wealth, he'll by no means locate the ideal wife.
Jack's middle races while he first lays eyes on Sophie Winterton. She is every little thing he desires--and more--but he's stuck in his personal capture. Believing that Jack must marry into wealth, Sophie rejects all his advances, definite he may by no means marry a terrible lady like her. As they play out a video 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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It spun through Julianna’s mind that his hair was dark and shaggy, too long for him to be considered a slave to fashion. And those eyes she had compared to the devil’s were actually hazel, so light they were almost gold. In that instant, Julianna’s heart surely stood still. She wasn’t sure which was more disconcerting— seeing him half-naked or knowing that this man had lain next to her the night through. Though it cost her pride mightily, she did not avert her eyes from his. His voice, when he spoke, was like the Scotch A Perfect Hero 35 whisky her brother Sebastian favored—dry but laced with a touch of silky smoothness.
You’ll be caught and hung. Drawn and quartered. ” he demanded. She regarded the cut just above his eye with a considerable amount of satisfaction. No doubt he wasn’t feeling so smug, she decided. “I am not—” “Oh, but you are. My God, you are a harridan. ” He continued as if she hadn’t spoken. “Lord, but you’re a bloodthirsty little thing, aren’t you? And to think when I first saw you I deemed you a lady of remarkable gentility! ” Cool golden eyes stared directly into hers. “It is no insult but fact.
He had come to that realization on the battlefield at Waterloo, with bodies littered all around—a day that haunted him still. A day that would haunt him forever. 54 Samantha James Dying was the one thing he was afraid of. No one knew, of course. Dane defied it, decried it . . denied it. He was no hero. He was simply lucky. Ah, yes, death and dying terrified him. But that was his own cross to bear. His own private demon. His own private hell. Julianna’s heart was still slamming wildly against her ribs when the lock clicked.
A Perfect Hero by Samantha James