By Jane Austen
'It is a fact universally said, unmarried guy in ownership of a very good fortune has to be in wish of a wife.' therefore memorably starts Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, one of many world's most well liked novels. Pride and Prejudice—Austen's personal 'darling child'—tells the tale of fiercely autonomous Elizabeth Bennet, one in all 5 sisters who needs to marry wealthy, as she confounds the boastful, filthy rich Mr. Darcy. What ensues is among the most enjoyable and engrossingly readable courtships recognized to literature, written through a precocious Austen whilst she used to be simply twenty-one years old.
Humorous and profound, and packed with hugely wonderful discussion, this witty comedy of manners dips and turns via drawing-rooms and plots to arrive an immensely pleasurable finale. within the phrases of Eudora Welty, Pride and Prejudice is as 'irresistible and as approximately wonderful as any fiction may perhaps be.'
By Grace Burrowes
Beckman Haddonfield is able to dwell again...
After years of wandering, Beckman emerges from the shadow of the previous sorrows by means of agreeing to revive a relations estate...and embarking on a dalliance with the quiet, beautiful housekeeper who is living there. however the woman isn't who she seems...
Sara Hunt enjoys the eye bestowed upon her by way of the estate's good-looking customer, notwithstanding she is aware Beckman's turning out to be affection will die may still he study her startling mystery. She's ready to allow him move, yet this time, Beck's made up our minds to face and struggle for the only he loves...
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?
By Grace Burrowes
Nicholas Haddonfield has anything to hide...
After a wild early life, Nicholas Haddonfield, Viscount Reston, has promised his sick father he'll ultimately take a bride, notwithstanding doing so will strength Nick to make very unlikely offerings and face outdated, painful wounds.
Leah Lindsey is blissful to discover shelter from her personal determined state of affairs in a wedding of comfort with the gallant viscount. yet quickly comfort isn't really sufficient, and Leah can't comprehend why Nick continues to be so far away. what's he hiding, and should he ever enable her into his heart?
An notable and passionate story of braveness proven and fears triumph over. when you input the luxurious Regency international of award-winning New York Times and USA Today bestselling writer Grace Burrowes, you'll by no means are looking to go away.
By Jenna Petersen
3 of London's so much sought after and wanted ladies—these ladies percentage extra in universal than grace, attractiveness and beauty. every one with their very own certain expertise, jointly they're 3 of England's maximum spies. From the table of girl M Meredith Sinclair is one in every of my most sensible brokers. She is beautiful, witty and imaginative. She glints at each gala and will triumph over any guy with a whisper and a grin. Her goal: Tristan Archer, Marquis of Carmichael. referred to as a proud and robust member of society, he additionally as soon as kept Meredith's lifestyles. She may still exchange on her seductive wiles and their past courting, if invaluable. Her undertaking: To discover a treacherous plot and convey a possible traitor to justice. strength weaknesses: The speeding marquis's daring, intimate caress. His devilish beauty. And his devastating kiss that may carry even the easiest secret agent to her knees . . .
By Amanda Quick
Unique ebook: 1991
From a stately state apartment in Hampshire to the staggering drawing rooms of London society comes a good looking story of an elfin attractiveness, a vengeful lord, and a wild, candy love that's sheer poetry.
With her recognition eternally tarnished via a younger indiscretion, beautiful Emily Faringdon is resigned to a lifetime of spinsterhood–until she embarks on an strange correspondence and unearths herself falling madly in love. delicate, clever, and high-minded, her noble pen good friend turns out to include every thing Emily has ever dreamed of in a guy. yet Simon Augustus Traherne, the mysterious Earl of Blade, isn't really in any respect what he seems.
Driven via darkish, smoldering passions and a sad mystery buried deep inside his soul, Blade has all of London cowering at his toes, yet no longer Emily . . . by no means Emily. For at the same time she surrenders to his seductive charms, she is aware the genuine reason behind his amorous swimsuit. and he or she is aware that she needs to achieve the center of this golden-eyed dragon prior to the avenging demons in their entwined pasts wreck the one love she has ever recognized.