By Mia Marlowe
"When Captain Gabriel Drake earns a royal pardon and springs domestic to Cornwall, he discovers the daddy with whom he was hoping to reconcile has died, with his older brother. Gabriel unexpectedly reveals himself increased to lord of the manor with the additional hardship of being chargeable for his five orphaned nieces.
He's additionally obliged to wed, mattress and breed an inheritor on a well-born girl once attainable to safe the barony or will probably be devolved to the Crown. on the grounds that Gabriel's pardon for piracy calls for him by no means to go into town of London back, he can't pursue a bride in common marriage mart style. And the truth that he merely wishes Jacquelyn Wren, the bastard daughter of a courtesan who couldn't most likely fulfill the King's requisites to develop into his baroness, ability he'll have her any means he can.
To shield the orphans in her cost, Jacquelyn has to work out the hot baron definitely wed to a girl of caliber. a couple of classes in relationship should still do the trick properly. yet she forgot something.
What a pirate wishes, a pirate takes…
THIS publication used to be formerly released AS PLEASURING THE PIRATE.
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""A pleasant, witty romance. The discussion among Jacquelyn and Gabriel is smart and whole of such sly enjoyable that the pages particularly flew by."" ~ All approximately Romance
""Loved each minute. the youngsters will make you snort; Gabe and Jacquelyn's courting will make you sizzle, and Jacquelyn's own obstacle will make you cry. an ideal 10! ~ Romance stories this day
“A feel-good, enjoyable old romance with lots of sexual sizzle! feels like one other winner!” ~ Romance Reader at middle
""This nice Georgian romance is stuffed with bawdy humor, conscious of Fielding's vintage Tom Jones."" ~ Harriet Klausner
By Miranda Neville
Wanted: Governess in a position to hold all hours . . .
Rebellious Julian Fortescue by no means anticipated to inherit a dukedom, nor to discover himself mother or father to 3 younger half-sisters. Now available in the market for a governess, he lays eyes on Jane gray and is familiar with instantly she is qualified—to develop into his mistress. but the captivating lady looks impervious to him. by some means Julian needs to have the ability to make her succumb to temptation . . . with no wasting his center and revealing the haunting errors of his past.
Desired: Duke expert within the seductive paintings of dialog . . .
Lady Jeanne de Falleron did not search a place as a governess just to fall into mattress with the Duke of Denford. lower than the alias of Jane gray, she needs to examine which of the duke's kin is answerable for the loss of life of her family—and take her revenge. She definitely cannot manage to pay for the distraction of her darkly impossible to resist company, or the smoldering hope he ignites inside her .
But as Jane discovers extra clues in regards to the villain she seeks, she's confronted with achieveable extra demanding than her turning out to be emotions for Julian: what's going to she do if the guy she loves can also be the fellow she's sworn to kill?
By Anne Mallory
He has a fashion with girls . . .
Thomas Ashe, the brooding Viscount Blackfield, is a guy any girl might shun. yet persistence Harrington, try out as she may, hasn't ever been a formal woman. Her bumbled London season left her with out marital clients and no recourse yet to simply accept her father's invitation to shuttle to gloomy Blackfield fort. definitely, spending a couple of nights within the presence of useful antiques and a devilish viscount cannot be as undesirable as dealing with the ton gossip.
Focused completely on his mystery executive venture, Thomas cares little for the dear antiques he is lately inherited. The challenging younger girl who has come to evaluate them, although, stirs his senses in each means. endurance is a distraction Thomas can in poor health afford—a attractive temptation that makes him pain with wish. For a secret agent is threatening to ruin all he has equipped, and endurance is hiding whatever. With a lot at stake, Thomas needs to do no matter what it takes to seduce the reality from Patience's lips earlier than lives—and his personal heart—are lost.
By Julie Anne Long
More than one attractive woman's hopeshave been dashed at the rocky shoals ofJonathan Redmond's middle. together with his rivetinggood seems to be and Redmond wealth and power,the international is his oyster—until an ultimatumfrom his father and a chilling gypsy prophecysend him hurtling headlong towards a fatehe'll do something to prevent: matrimony.
Intoxicating, elusive Thomasina de Ballesteroshas the bloods of London at her toes. yet noneof them understands the true Tommy—the one witha surprising pedigree, a couple of too many secrets,and a fit scorn for rakes like Jonathan.
She's every little thing Jonathan by no means wanted.But on one fateful nighttime, he is drawn intoTommy's global of possibility, risk . . . and a desirehe'd by no means dreamed attainable. And suddenlyhe's re-thinking every little thing . . . includingthe probability that succumbing to prophecymight simply suggest surrendering to love.
By Caroline Linden
USA Today bestselling writer Caroline Linden's 3rd novel in her Scandalous sequence brings jointly a feisty heiress, a infamous rake, and a surprising booklet that may carry one girl the maximum melancholy— or the best pleasure
Penelope Weston doesn't like Benedict Lennox, Lord Atherton. He could be the clever and captivating inheritor to an earl, in addition to the main good-looking guy on the earth, yet she cannot put out of your mind how he deserted a pal in want— nor how he as soon as courted her sister, Abigail. he is the final guy she may ever marry. If merely she did not think so interested in the conceited scoundrel . . .
Once upon a time, Benedict notion he and Penelope received alongside very well. notwithstanding he wishes a filthy rich bride to flee his merciless father's keep an eye on, lively Penelope simply does not go well with his plans for a version marriage—until an excellent deed is going awry, and scandalous rumors hyperlink his identify to Penelope's. She is probably not the quiet, good spouse he suggestion he sought after, yet she is gorgeous . . . beguiling . . . and much extra passionate than he ever imagined. Can a wedding all started in scandal turn into a love fit, too?
By Lynsay Sands
When they first met Lord Jeremy William Radcliffe, Charlie and her dual sister, Elizabeth have been escaping from their uncle-taking turns performing the younger gentleman to prevent detection. yet Charlie couldn’t support falling head over heels-and out of a window-for the good-looking lord. in fact, that used to be in simple terms the start; Lord Radcliffe insisted on displaying “him” and her stunning sister to London.
But how might he do this? With each contact, Radcliffe appeared unknowingly to incite indecent wants in Charlie, and his fraternal motive was once guaranteed to land her in an outstanding mess. even though it used to be an excellent online game to play a boy, there has been extra enjoyable in being woman. And after one brush of his fiery lips whilst her guise was once long past, Charlie swore to be not anything yet his fiery lady forevermore.
By Eloisa James
"Eloisa James returns with one other amazing romance in her ny occasions bestselling determined Duchesses series!
As a tender lady, Emilia Gwendolyn Carrington instructed the aggravating destiny Duke of Pindar that she might marry any guy on this planet sooner than him—so years later she is horrified to achieve that she has nowhere else to turn.
Evander Septimus Brody has his personal purposes for agreeing to Mia's audacious suggestion, yet there's something he won't provide his inconvenient spouse: himself.
Instead, he bargains Mia a devil's cut price . . . he'll spend 4 nights a 12 months together with her. 4 nights, and not anything extra. and people in basic terms whilst she begs for them.
Which Mia won't ever do.
Now Vander faces the main an important problem of his lifestyles: he needs to seduce his personal spouse so one can win her heart—and it doesn't matter what it takes, this can be the only conflict he can't have enough money to lose.
By Elizabeth Boyle
Alexander Denford, Baron Sedgwick, is a gentleman to be envied. He lives a rakish lifetime of well-celebrated ease and contentment and has one individual to thank for his completely ordered existence—his dearest spouse, Emmaline. She by no means complains approximately his mistresses or his penchant for past due nights out. His buddies are resentful, yet they do not know the truth—Emmaline does not exist. but if he starts off receiving accounts from London for garments, footwear, hats and a surprising quantity of different girl accoutrements, he realises anything is decidedly amiss.
Posing as Emmaline is not a stretch for the newly arrived girl Sedgwick, she's been conning gentry for years. yet because the well known baron's spouse, she now has the only factor that has eluded her—entree into London's internal circles. opposed to Alexander's higher judgment, Emmaline is impossibly fastened in his existence. And unexpectedly Emmaline is hard him to be the husband she deserves.
By Renee Bernard
** while an blameless takes over a bordello, can her seduction be some distance at the back of? ** Jocelyn Tolliver believes that her mother's couture enterprise financed her ecu boarding university schooling. think her surprise whilst she discovers that her demise mom is the notorious Madame of London's elite red Belle. Promising to take care of the bordello and its women, Jocelyn, a virginal bookworm, transforms herself and is quickly often called the reclusive Madame DeBourcier. Rakish Alex Randall, Lord Colwick, is decided to win admittance to the fascinating Madame's mattress. His outrageous makes an attempt to garner her prefer can't pass ignored for lengthy. . . . while probability threatens the based girls of the Belle, Jocelyn moves a discount with Alex, hoping he provides a few defense. yet Jocelyn's deception forces her and Alex right into a passionate conflict of wills within which all illusions can be shattered . . . and all wishes fulfilled. **
By Katharine Ashe, Caroline Linden, Miranda Neville, Maya Rodale
"As society gathers at Kingstag fort for the marriage of the 12 months, matrimony is within the air. yet who could be the bride? With swoonworthy lords, witty girls, eccentric kin, and a bunch of free-spirited girls—not to say the world’s top excessive perch phaeton—it’s a recipe for mayhem … and romance. Award successful, best-selling authors Katharine Ashe, Caroline Linden, Miranda Neville and Maya Rodale serve up delectable Regency enjoyable and a pretty modern twist during this anthology of unique novellas. 4 authors, 4 undefined, 4 deliciously romantic surprises. in terms of love, whatever can happen… That Rogue Jack via Maya Rodale Jack, Lord Willoughby is captivating, good-looking, and completely irresponsible. In different phrases, he’s the worst individual to entrust with the ducal marriage ceremony ring. omit Henrietta Black is prim, right and the proper individual to aid locate the worthwhile kin heirloom that’s long past lacking … so long as she isn’t distracted through Jack’s beautiful smile and tantalizing makes an attempt at seduction. they have to locate the hoop prior to the marriage … in the event that they aren’t too busy falling in love. playstation . i admire You through Miranda Neville good-looking, inarticulate Frank Newnham asks for his cousin Christian's aid whilst he woos Rosanne Lacy by way of letter. Rosanne falls for Frank's scrumptious prose, but if they meet in individual on the duke's marriage ceremony celebration, Rosanne can't comprehend why Frank turns out so ... uninteresting. And why is she interested in the darkish brooding Earl of Bruton, together with his scarred face and air of depression? while I Met My Duchess via Caroline Linden Gareth Cavendish, Duke of Wessex, believes he’s selected the ideal bride … till he meets her sister and lightning strikes—literally! Now he’s the one member of society dreading the marriage of the season. Or is he? Cleo Barrows can’t fathom why her knees weaken each time the good-looking duke techniques, or why her sister isn’t within the clouds on the prospect of marrying him. however the extra usually marriage ceremony plans throw Cleo and Gareth in detail jointly, the quicker time is operating out to show the social gathering of the summer time into the scandal of the 12 months. How Angela bought Her Rogue again via Katharine Ashe whilst wonderful Lord Trenton Ascot beckons to historical past grad scholar Angela Cowdrey from the pages of a comic, she thinks she’s going loopy. while Trent rescues her from a lake and she or he claims she’s from the longer term, he understands he's. yet a blackmailer is threatening Trent’s kinfolk and Angela is decided to aid. whereas unraveling the secret of her time-travel journey to the duke’s marriage ceremony, this contemporary lady and Regency lord simply could find a ardour that defies centuries.