By Cecilia Grant
Newly widowed and eager to shield her property and liked servants from her malevolent brother-in-law, Martha Russell conceives a bold plan. Or really, a bold plan to conceive. finally, if she has an inheritor at the method, her destiny may be secured. leaving behind all she understands of propriety, Martha ways her neighbor, a London exile with a depraved attractiveness, and provides a strictly company proposition: a month of illicit interludes . . . for a fee.
Theophilus Mirkwood must be insulted. can be appalled. yet how can he face up to this siren in widow’s weeds, whose supply is too outrageously tempting to say no? made up our minds she’ll get her money’s worthy, Theo endeavors to rouse this shamefully ignored attractiveness to the pleasures of the flesh—only to discover her useless set opposed to taking any leisure within the scandalous discount. absolutely she can’t withstand him without end. yet may a lady’s candy give up open their hearts to the main unforeseen arrival of all . . . love?
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A Lady Awakened (Blackshear Family series Book 1) by Cecilia Grant