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By Candice Hern

"Fans of the conventional Regency Romances of Georgette Heyer will get pleasure from this witty romance from long island occasions bestselling writer Candice Hern. Robert, Lord Bradleigh, is a rakish earl with a lately prepared betrothal to a stunning younger lady he slightly is familiar with. Emily Townsend is an impoverished spinster hired as a significant other to his grandmother, the ambitious dowager countess. Robert consents to aid his grandmother discover a husband for the gorgeous Emily, yet how is he to undergo the idea of her in one other man's fingers? This gleaming story will take you from the Pump Room at tub to the ballrooms of London because the unforeseen and indisputable charm among Robert and Emily blossoms into whatever extra � anything that can placed one among them at risk.

""Candice Hern is a outstanding expertise of better advantage, one whose intelligence, wit, and craftsmanship are as awesome as her based romantic sensibility.""
--Romantic Times

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At once. And what sort of lady was she that she consorted openly with such a disreputable man—especially when she had the love and protection of a man like Lord Trent? Yet something niggled in the back of her mind that said there was more to all this than met the eye . . and that she couldn’t merely judge her current situation by her old frame of reference. For hadn’t everything changed in one night? With just one wish? Everything but her sensibilities, she told herself. She was still the same.

Charlotte whispered, as she made the connection. ” Quince nodded, smiling at her, encouraging her to think harder. Aunt Ursula’s ring grew warm, tightening around her finger, while the buzzing in her ears became nearly piercing. “Yes, that’s it,” Quince encouraged. Charlotte found herself in front of the Marlowe house anew, gazing at Sebastian and giving voice to the one thing she desired above all else. I wish I could be the woman he loved. “I wished,” she whispered. “That you did,” Quince said, letting go of her hand and wiping her palms across her apron.

Finella stopped at the door. “Quince? ” “The maid,” Charlotte insisted. ” Her cousin snorted. “If you mean the new maid, her name is Prudence. And I don’t think that lazy chit has even made it above stairs yet. Probably too afraid she might see Trent in his altogether again. ” Finella shrugged. “I thought she might be too young for this house, but you and your softhearted ways. ” “No, not a young girl. An old woman. About this high,” Charlotte said, putting her hand at her shoulder. Finella laughed.

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