By Ava Stone
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A Regency historic Novel - ebook of the Scandalous Series...
Handsome girls’ guy Lucas Beckford has agreed to assist his buddy, an impoverished baron, win the affections of an icy heiress. it may be an easy activity, in particular for a seducer of his recognition. in spite of the fact that whilst Luke catches sight of the captivating woman, he's obsessed with her lovely brown eyes, speedy wit, and sharp tongue; and his wish to see his buddy marry the lady quick evaporates. Now he simply has to discover how to persuade the penniless lord to show his attentions elsewhere—leaving the Ice Princess to him.
Lady Juliet St. Claire has continually believed that her fortune may safeguard her from ever having to relinquish her freedom in marriage. even though fortune hunters forever hound her, Juliet’s outwardly chilly demeanor retains so much of them at bay, licking their wounds or patching up their satisfaction. although while Luke charms his approach into her lifestyles, he simply melts greater than simply her center. regrettably, the rogue is of the affection ‘em and depart ‘em sort, and leaves Juliet’s gentle center in items. but if her fortune lands her at risk from an unscrupulous foe, Luke returns to her aspect, delivering his support and safety. Now Juliet has to come to a decision if her middle is powerful adequate to belief the rogue a moment time.
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Extra info for A Scandalous Charade (Scandalous Series Book 2)
Roses? The opera? ” In her matchmaking element, Caroline was unparalleled and there was nothing she liked better than interfering, er, helping two people come together. Looking heavenward, she tapped her finger against her chin in contemplation. Then her face lit up. “Orchids. Juliet has expensive tastes. Can Haywood afford her? I think I remember hearing that his father left the family near destitute, and…” Caroline leapt from her seat with a darkening scowl and thumped his chest. Hard. “You awful bastard!
The Ice Princess, Luke—Lady Juliet. ” Luke’s head began to ache. This was hardly the sort of thing a man wanted to think about at—he checked his pocket watch—three-thirty in the morning. Then he pulled on his shirt and waived the girls out of the room. Will smiled at the pretty young whore one last time. ” To her credit, Sarah quietly nodded and shut the door behind her. Luke scowled at his friend. ” he asked incredulously. ” Will shrugged. ” Calling a whore by her first name was not something Luke had ever done.
Out. ” She pointed to the door. But before Luke could even hope to respond to his sister, the parlor doors flew open and Caroline’s five-year-old daughter, Emma, raced inside, nearly hysterical with wild, brown curls in disarray and a smudge of some sort covering her skirts. Then the sobbing child threw herself against her mother’s legs in such a dramatic fashion that Luke knew exactly which parent’s traits his niece had inherited. ” Caroline wrapped her arms around her crying daughter and glared at Luke.