By Grace Burrowes
David, Viscount rather, has imperiled his honor...
Letty Banks is a reluctant courtesan, conserving a poor mystery that introduced her, a vicar's daughter, to a lifetime of vice. whereas changing into madam of Viscount Fairly's high-class brothel is an absolute monetary necessity, Letty refuses to develop into David's mistress-though their charm turns into tougher to withstand the extra she learns concerning the man...
Perhaps a fallen girl can redeem it.
David is smitten not just with Letty's attractiveness, but in addition together with her calm, her kindness, her quiet. David is set to place respectability again in her clutch, no matter if that suggests uncovering the secrets and techniques Letty works so difficult to maintain hidden-secrets that can take her clear of him forever...
Award-winning long island instances and united states this day bestselling writer Grace Burrowes's outstanding writing will immerse you in a Regency global not like any you've skilled.
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Jack Lester has to discover a bride. ..
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No dowry? No, surely that couldn’t be true. “That would be bad enough. No, Douglas, it is far worse than that. ” Douglas nearly laughed aloud. ” “You know what will happen when it’s discovered she has bucketfuls of groats, Douglas. ” “If the young gentlemen don’t have the wit to do it, then their parents will plot and scheme to get her to the altar. Not to mention all the old gentlemen who would want to get their hands on her money. You know the sort—womanizers, lechers, gamblers who will forbid her breeches and keep her breeding until she’s thirty and likely dead of it.
She was still tall and straight, her white hair thinning now, her blue eyes faded, but there was nothing at all wrong with the workings of her mouth, her brain, or her diction, unfortunately. If a voice could be said to ring, hers did. “Coriander Tybourne-Bennett, your dead parents would be appalled! Look at you—you’re a disgrace. You look like a ruffian. ” Corrie stuck her chin in the air. ” “They are doing something. I’m going to London for the Little Season. ” The dowager’s blue eyes glittered with anticipation.
Douglas wrapped his handkerchief around his arm, hoping Henry wouldn’t smell the blood. Douglas spoke to him, soothed him as best he could, took off his riding jacket, and rubbed him down. He didn’t know what his valet Peabody would have to say about that. “We’re both all right now, Henry. Don’t fret, boy, we pulled through this. I’m going to give you a nice bucket of oats when we get home. As for me, well I suppose I’ll have to get that miserable Dr. Milton here, Alex will demand it. Then she’ll hover over me, and she won’t say it, but she’ll give me that look that says very clearly, ‘I told you she said there’d be trouble.
David: Lord of Honor (Lonely Lords, Book 9) by Grace Burrowes