By Stephanie Laurens
Unique e-book: 1996
Seeing his brother fortunately settle for marriage, Harry Lester is a bit more wary, after being burned through love as soon as ahead of. His probability assembly with Lucinda Babbacombe brings him one more state of affairs for strength love. And who wouldn't fall for a wise, business-savvy good looks? It doesn't take lengthy ahead of Lucinda falls in love with Harry and needs to marry him. Harry has his reservations, yet will he be capable of face up to the seduction of leave out Lucinda Babbacombe?
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Unique book: 1996
Jack Lester has to discover a bride. ..
But the place can he locate the fitting lady? She needs to be beautiful, style, an outstanding conversationalist. .. and most crucial, she has to just accept him as he's: devilishly good-looking, fascinating and, so far as a person is aware, negative as a church mouse! If London society discovers his hidden wealth, he'll by no means locate the suitable 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 capture. Believing that Jack must marry into wealth, Sophie rejects all his advances, yes 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 lady he wants--and that he's the husband she merits?
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Additional resources for An Unwilling Conquest (Regencies, Book 7; Lester Family Saga, Book 3)
They had three children. Charles must be twenty now. Augusta would be eight—twenty years younger than he. There had been seventeen pregnancies in twenty years for his mother. He did not want to think of his mother. "How happy you must be, then," his wife said—he had almost forgotten that she shared the carriage with him, "to be coming home. html She set one hand on his arm and he turned his head sharply to look pointedly down at it and up into her eyes. "It is the first time in eight years, my lady," he said, and he could hear the chill in his voice.
A man ought not to be allowed to get away with being such a despot, Charity thought—but it was a thought she must certainly learn to keep to herself. "Now that it has pleasedStaunton to favor us with his company," his grace said at last, "we may have the tea tray brought in. Marianne? You will ring for it, if you please. Her? But of course, she realized in some shock. As the wife of themarquess she was the most senior lady present. She became even more aware of her sprigged muslin. "Tony, do come and sit beside me and tell me why you never answer my letters," Marianne said, having got to her feet to pull the bell rope.
He had never brought Marianne to town or even come there alone, to themarquess's knowledge. He had never met his sister's husband. And so in leaving his father he had been severed from his whole family—even from the baby. It was the choice he had been forced to make—the choice that had almost killed him. He had left behind the baby and twelve-year-old Charles. He noticed the young girl among the silent group behind the duke. She must be that baby. And the very young man must be Charles. And how many times he had felt cruelly punished with the fierceness of his longing for them.
An Unwilling Conquest (Regencies, Book 7; Lester Family Saga, Book 3) by Stephanie Laurens