Bridal Favors (Bridal Stories, Book 2) by Connie Brockway

By Connie Brockway

"**Award-winning writer Connie Brockway takes readers to the stylish drawing rooms and sprawling nation estates of Victorian England during this appealing story of a girl who needs to hold an impossible to resist nobleman’s such a lot scandalous secret—without wasting her heart.**
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Evelyn Whyte hasn't ever forgotten the evening she first met Justin Powell—or the surprising indiscretion that left the raffish army hero ceaselessly in her debt. Now, desirous to store her aunt’s foundering nuptial-planning company, she’s prepared for Justin to pay off the prefer. All she wishes is his scenic ancestral domestic, the place she’s made up our minds to teach the realm that even a girl blameless within the methods of affection can flip an easy marriage ceremony into *the* social occasion of the season.

Justin is excited to oblige, yet his hospitality may possibly position the marriage social gathering at risk. blind to the bold double existence he conceals at the back of a cloak of amiable gentility, Evie and her visitors descend on North move Abbey. Pursued by way of enemy brokers amid a whirl of festivities, Justin vows to maintain Evie secure. yet who will guard *him* from the charms of this beautiful woman—and the promise of a matchless love worthy any risk?
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By Connie Brockway

"**Award-winning writer Connie Brockway takes readers to the stylish drawing rooms and sprawling nation estates of Victorian England during this appealing story of a girl who needs to hold an impossible to resist nobleman’s such a lot scandalous secret—without wasting her heart.**
** **

Evelyn Whyte hasn't ever forgotten the evening she first met Justin Powell—or the surprising indiscretion that left the raffish army hero ceaselessly in her debt. Now, desirous to store her aunt’s foundering nuptial-planning company, she’s prepared for Justin to pay off the prefer. All she wishes is his scenic ancestral domestic, the place she’s made up our minds to teach the realm that even a girl blameless within the methods of affection can flip an easy marriage ceremony into *the* social occasion of the season.

Justin is excited to oblige, yet his hospitality may possibly position the marriage social gathering at risk. blind to the bold double existence he conceals at the back of a cloak of amiable gentility, Evie and her visitors descend on North move Abbey. Pursued by way of enemy brokers amid a whirl of festivities, Justin vows to maintain Evie secure. yet who will guard *him* from the charms of this beautiful woman—and the promise of a matchless love worthy any risk?
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Doc says you could use help gettin' th'office cleaned up," he said, looking around. When his head stopped moving, a foot started. " "Well, no sir, I don't," he said, grinning. Then the lips relaxed and his eyes met mine. A shaky hand rose between us. " "Yessir. Sounds right good. " Buster went back to the storage room to find what he needed as I sank in again. Buster could clean the stairs at Grand Central Station during rush hour without getting in anyone's way. Someone once said of a Russian official who survived regime after regime that he'd learned to dodge raindrops and could make his way through a downpour without ever getting wet.

But old cohorts showed up regularly to visit, bringing with them all the latest courthouse gossip. "Early September is what they're saying. " "Thanks, Herb. " "Never better. Occupational therapist here would adopt me if she could. Who'd ever have suspected I had artistic talent? My lanyards and decoupage are the best. " "I'm good, T. " Lou Winter had killed four children, all males aged ten to thirteen. Unlike other juvenile predators, he never molested them or was in any way improper. He met them mostly at malls, befriended them, took them out for elaborate meals and often a movie, then killed them and buried them in his backyard.

There's no reason for this to go south, sir,' I tell him. 'Just get back in your car, please. ' "He takes a step or two towards me. His eyes have the look of someone who's been awake far longer than nature ever intended. Drugs? I don't know. Alcohol, definitely—I can smell that. There's a friendly bottle of Jack Daniels on the floor. "He takes another step towards me, all the time telling me I don't know who I'm messing with, and his hands are balled into fists. I tap him behind the knee with my baton.

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