By Cecilia Grant
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An bold attractiveness looking a place one of the elite is thwarted by means of a such a lot disruptive gentleman in Cecilia Grant’s witty, stylish, and exquisitely sensual novel.
Kate Westbrook has goals some distance higher than romance. Love won’t get her into London’s so much consequential events, nor hinder her sisters from being snubbed and regarded down upon—all simply because their besotted father unadvisedly married an actress. yet a noble husband for Kate might convey a destiny such a lot suited for the granddaughter of an earl. Armed with ingenuity, breathtaking good looks, and assistance from an idle aunt with connections, Kate is poised to make her desires come real. regrettably, a well-known face—albeit a maddeningly good-looking one—appears bent on frightening her scheme.
Implored via Kate’s apprehensive father to fend off the rogues wanting to make the most his daughter’s charms, Nick Blackshear has put aside the torch he’s carried for Kate for you to do correct by means of his buddy. besides, she made relatively transparent that his emotions weren't returned—though policing her won’t bog down Nick’s hope. Reckless ardour results in love’s awakening, yet time is working out. Kate needs to see for herself that the charms of excessive society are not anything in comparison to the limitless candy pleasures demanded by means of the heart.
Praise for A lady Entangled
“In the 3rd of her Blackshear kinfolk sequence, furnish tackles type contrast and complicated relatives dynamics in an excellent sensual romance and witty story within the kind of Jane Austen . . . furnish skillfully takes a shallow, immature heroine and develops her right into a likable, admirable grown girl. provide is a brilliant, cutting edge, shrewdpermanent writer.”—RT e-book Reviews
“Wielding a deliciously sharp wit that even Jane Austen might envy, supply promises another cleverly conceived and deftly choreographed Regency old that's either lushly sensual and carefully romantic. Readers who've but to find Grant’s impeccably written romances are in for a unprecedented treat.”—Booklist (starred review)
“An emotionally wealthy, sensually lush romance.”—Kirkus Reviews
“Cecilia furnish is speedily turning into one in all my favourite ancient romance authors, along with her complicated characters and considerate explorations of ways their ancient interval shapes them. when you love multifaceted tales, certainly supply her paintings a try!”—Heroes and Heartbreakers
“The writing and characterization is each piece nearly as good as I’ve come to count on, and Ms. Grant’s monetary, confined sort works fantastically to permit the intensity of emotion that bubbles lower than the skin through the tale to talk for itself. there isn't any verbiage for the sake of it; this writer will pay her readers the large praise of trusting us together with her fabric and letting us paintings issues out for ourselves.”—All approximately Romance
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Html What pleasure would there be in taking a woman to bed who didn’t want to be there? If he agreed to her scheme, though, he’d have plenty of time to bring her round. And that would make the pleasure even sweeter in the end. When he said nothing, she added, “Shall we seal the deal now? ” Not the point she thought she’d made, but an effective one nonetheless. ” She eyed him coolly. “I’ve spent most of my life in the company of soldiers. ” Which was why, when pressed to the wall, she had tried to outmaneuver him.
Christabel said, horrified at the very idea. If His Highness had treated him so ill, why was he willing to help her? She had to know more. ” “Running errands for the blacklegs. That’s how he got his start in gambling. ” Christabel knew about blacklegs and Even-Odd tables from Philip. The blacklegs were swindlers in the gaming world. As for E-O, authorities had been trying to stamp out the low form of roulette for years, but it persisted at the races, where E-O table runners descended to offer gambling to anyone who would play.
A Woman Entangled (Blackshear Family, Book 2) by Cecilia Grant