Melting Ice by Stephanie Laurens

By Stephanie Laurens

"England, 1822

After years of adventuring in unique India, filthy rich rakehell Lord Dyan St. Laurent Dare has been pressured to come back to England and suppose the name of the 4th Duke of Darke, besides the attendant duties, leader of that is to marry and convey an inheritor.

Seeking to flee familial strain, Dyan drops in on previous pals whose ‘house parties’ are a scandalous mystery between society’s elite, yet, with his hosts, Dyan is astonished whilst his adolescence sweetheart, girl Fiona Winton-Ryder, nicknamed girl Arctic, without warning arrives. Fiona had scornfully brushed off him fifteen years ahead of, and Dyan had left not only her yet England, but their long-ago, simmering allure has in basic terms intensified...now it sizzles.

Fiona has come to save lots of a pal from a compromising state of affairs, however the surprise of encountering masterful, smug, senses-stealing Dyan after such a lot of years takes her breath away and leaves her emotionally teetering. however, coolly guaranteed and each bit the earl’s daughter, she is still made up our minds to rescue her friend…but will she have the capacity to forget about her lifetime fascination and ward off Dyan?

Dyan is familiar with this social gathering is not any position for a woman like Fiona, yet, through the use of the warmth of the instant, may perhaps he – simply very likely – soften girl Arctic’s ice, and, finally, seize her middle?

A vintage old romance, comprises particular love scenes.
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By Stephanie Laurens

"England, 1822

After years of adventuring in unique India, filthy rich rakehell Lord Dyan St. Laurent Dare has been pressured to come back to England and suppose the name of the 4th Duke of Darke, besides the attendant duties, leader of that is to marry and convey an inheritor.

Seeking to flee familial strain, Dyan drops in on previous pals whose ‘house parties’ are a scandalous mystery between society’s elite, yet, with his hosts, Dyan is astonished whilst his adolescence sweetheart, girl Fiona Winton-Ryder, nicknamed girl Arctic, without warning arrives. Fiona had scornfully brushed off him fifteen years ahead of, and Dyan had left not only her yet England, but their long-ago, simmering allure has in basic terms intensified...now it sizzles.

Fiona has come to save lots of a pal from a compromising state of affairs, however the surprise of encountering masterful, smug, senses-stealing Dyan after such a lot of years takes her breath away and leaves her emotionally teetering. however, coolly guaranteed and each bit the earl’s daughter, she is still made up our minds to rescue her friend…but will she have the capacity to forget about her lifetime fascination and ward off Dyan?

Dyan is familiar with this social gathering is not any position for a woman like Fiona, yet, through the use of the warmth of the instant, may perhaps he – simply very likely – soften girl Arctic’s ice, and, finally, seize her middle?

A vintage old romance, comprises particular love scenes.
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Days of Rakes and Roses (Sons of Sin, Book 0.5) by Anna Campbell

By Anna Campbell

"A SONS OF SIN novella from bestselling and award profitable writer, Anna Campbell.

""A lush, sensuous treat."" ---Laura Lee Guhrke, *New York occasions* bestselling writer on *Seven Nights in a Rogue's Bed*

Lady Lydia Rothermere has spent the previous decade attempting to make up for a unmarried, younger second of ardour. Now similar to propriety, Lydia is familiar with her destiny rests on by no means straying outdoor society's inflexible principles, yet hiding away the will that runs via her is tougher than she can have ever dreamed. And as she prepares for a wedding that might go well with her kin, yet no longer her middle, Lydia needs to make a decision what's extra very important: propriety or ardour?

Simon Metcalf is a rake and adventurer. yet for all his adventure, not anything can evaluate to the kiss he stole from the desirable Lydia Rothermere ten years in the past. Simon can scarcely think he's approximately to lose the single lady he's by no means forgotten. The allure among them is impossible to resist, but Lydia refuses to forsake her engagement. together with his center at the line, will Simon end up that love is a possibility worthy taking?

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By Anna Campbell

"A SONS OF SIN novella from bestselling and award profitable writer, Anna Campbell.

""A lush, sensuous treat."" ---Laura Lee Guhrke, *New York occasions* bestselling writer on *Seven Nights in a Rogue's Bed*

Lady Lydia Rothermere has spent the previous decade attempting to make up for a unmarried, younger second of ardour. Now similar to propriety, Lydia is familiar with her destiny rests on by no means straying outdoor society's inflexible principles, yet hiding away the will that runs via her is tougher than she can have ever dreamed. And as she prepares for a wedding that might go well with her kin, yet no longer her middle, Lydia needs to make a decision what's extra very important: propriety or ardour?

Simon Metcalf is a rake and adventurer. yet for all his adventure, not anything can evaluate to the kiss he stole from the desirable Lydia Rothermere ten years in the past. Simon can scarcely think he's approximately to lose the single lady he's by no means forgotten. The allure among them is impossible to resist, but Lydia refuses to forsake her engagement. together with his center at the line, will Simon end up that love is a possibility worthy taking?

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The American Duchess by Joan Wolf

By Joan Wolf

"Young and beautiful Tracy Bodmin was once as lively and self sufficient as theAmerica she got here from--but love for her father made her yield to hisheart's wish. although William Bodmin had made his fortune within the NewWorld, he dreamed of a name for his daughter in his local England--andhis wealth received a wedding inspiration to Tracy from the proud Duke ofHastings. in the back of she left Adam Lancaster, the good-looking, rugged NewEnglander who loved her. forward lay worry and hazard within the fingers of apowerful, magnetic guy whose mode of existence and love she didn't know...What used to be she doing the following? What was once Tracy doing during this large mansion whoserooms she couldn't count number and whose hallways have been a bewildering maze?What was once she doing surrounded through servants who appeared decided no longer tolet her raise a finger no matter if she desired to or now not? What used to be she doingin the corporate of lords and girls whose venomous gossip and razor-edgedwit may good were in a international tongue for all she may sign up for inwith them? especially, what was once she doing as spouse to the devilishlyhandsome and captivating Duke who now waited for her in her bridal chamber?Clearly, Adrian, the Duke of Hastings, had very much to educate Tracyabout being a Duchess -- or even extra to benefit if he didn't need a newAmerican Revolution on his hands....
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By Joan Wolf

"Young and beautiful Tracy Bodmin was once as lively and self sufficient as theAmerica she got here from--but love for her father made her yield to hisheart's wish. although William Bodmin had made his fortune within the NewWorld, he dreamed of a name for his daughter in his local England--andhis wealth received a wedding inspiration to Tracy from the proud Duke ofHastings. in the back of she left Adam Lancaster, the good-looking, rugged NewEnglander who loved her. forward lay worry and hazard within the fingers of apowerful, magnetic guy whose mode of existence and love she didn't know...What used to be she doing the following? What was once Tracy doing during this large mansion whoserooms she couldn't count number and whose hallways have been a bewildering maze?What was once she doing surrounded through servants who appeared decided no longer tolet her raise a finger no matter if she desired to or now not? What used to be she doingin the corporate of lords and girls whose venomous gossip and razor-edgedwit may good were in a international tongue for all she may sign up for inwith them? especially, what was once she doing as spouse to the devilishlyhandsome and captivating Duke who now waited for her in her bridal chamber?Clearly, Adrian, the Duke of Hastings, had very much to educate Tracyabout being a Duchess -- or even extra to benefit if he didn't need a newAmerican Revolution on his hands....
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Dreaming of You (The Gamblers, Book 2) by Lisa Kleypas

By Lisa Kleypas

"When shy and secluded writer Sara Fielding ventures from her kingdom cottage to investigate a singular, she inadvertently witnesses against the law in progress—and manages to avoid wasting the lifetime of the main risky guy in London.

Derek Craven is a strong and near-legendary playing membership proprietor who was once born a bastard and raised within the streets. His acceptance is unsavory, his scruples nonexistent. yet Sara senses that underneath Derek's cynical external, he's in a position to a love extra passionate than her private fantasies.

Aware that he's the final guy that an blameless younger girl may still ever wish, Derek is decided to guard Sara from himself, it doesn't matter what it takes. yet in a global the place secrets and techniques lurk at the back of each shadow, he's the single guy who can hold her secure. And as Derek and Sara hand over to an allure too strong to disclaim, a peril surfaces from his darkish previous to threaten their happiness . . . and maybe even their lives.

Together they'll notice if love is sufficient to make goals come real.

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By Lisa Kleypas

"When shy and secluded writer Sara Fielding ventures from her kingdom cottage to investigate a singular, she inadvertently witnesses against the law in progress—and manages to avoid wasting the lifetime of the main risky guy in London.

Derek Craven is a strong and near-legendary playing membership proprietor who was once born a bastard and raised within the streets. His acceptance is unsavory, his scruples nonexistent. yet Sara senses that underneath Derek's cynical external, he's in a position to a love extra passionate than her private fantasies.

Aware that he's the final guy that an blameless younger girl may still ever wish, Derek is decided to guard Sara from himself, it doesn't matter what it takes. yet in a global the place secrets and techniques lurk at the back of each shadow, he's the single guy who can hold her secure. And as Derek and Sara hand over to an allure too strong to disclaim, a peril surfaces from his darkish previous to threaten their happiness . . . and maybe even their lives.

Together they'll notice if love is sufficient to make goals come real.

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The Lady Always Wins by Courtney Milan

By Courtney Milan

"Railway financier Simon Davenant has waited seven years for a moment probability along with his formative years sweetheart and ally. He's now not approximately to permit his approaching bankruptcy ruin the chance.

This time, he'll do whatever he can to safe her hand in marriage--even if it skill wasting her center for strong.

The girl regularly Wins is a quick tale of 18,500 phrases (about 60 print pages). It was once formerly released within the anthology ""Three Weddings and a Murder.""
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By Courtney Milan

"Railway financier Simon Davenant has waited seven years for a moment probability along with his formative years sweetheart and ally. He's now not approximately to permit his approaching bankruptcy ruin the chance.

This time, he'll do whatever he can to safe her hand in marriage--even if it skill wasting her center for strong.

The girl regularly Wins is a quick tale of 18,500 phrases (about 60 print pages). It was once formerly released within the anthology ""Three Weddings and a Murder.""
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The Bride Price (Avon Romance) by Anne Mallory

By Anne Mallory

Winner take all . . . Sebastien Deville, the debauched, dangerously good-looking illegitimate son of the Duke of Grandien, has waited his entire lifestyles for revenge—and without warning it really is there for the taking. a contest subsidized via the ing has all of the ton conversing. The winner will obtain an incredible fortune, a newly created identify, sponsorship, and a well-born bride—everything Sebastien must reclaim his mother's stolen lands and to wield the big strength itching underneath his fingertips. His victory is all yet guaranteed . . . until eventually he meets Caroline. Caroline Martin understands all approximately Sebastien, the mythical heartbreaker who leaves girls weeping in his wake, and she or he is set to not see him win the contest within which he could declare her pal as his bride. but sabotage is so very difficult to be aware of whilst the target's searing glances promise great excitement and his skillful fingers vow incredible hope. She understands the risk he offers, the temptation he deals, but she is prepared to chance every thing for all she holds pricey. yet Sebastien Deville will do something to win . . . and Caroline's center may perhaps turn into the final word prize.

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By Anne Mallory

Winner take all . . . Sebastien Deville, the debauched, dangerously good-looking illegitimate son of the Duke of Grandien, has waited his entire lifestyles for revenge—and without warning it really is there for the taking. a contest subsidized via the ing has all of the ton conversing. The winner will obtain an incredible fortune, a newly created identify, sponsorship, and a well-born bride—everything Sebastien must reclaim his mother's stolen lands and to wield the big strength itching underneath his fingertips. His victory is all yet guaranteed . . . until eventually he meets Caroline. Caroline Martin understands all approximately Sebastien, the mythical heartbreaker who leaves girls weeping in his wake, and she or he is set to not see him win the contest within which he could declare her pal as his bride. but sabotage is so very difficult to be aware of whilst the target's searing glances promise great excitement and his skillful fingers vow incredible hope. She understands the risk he offers, the temptation he deals, but she is prepared to chance every thing for all she holds pricey. yet Sebastien Deville will do something to win . . . and Caroline's center may perhaps turn into the final word prize.

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Master of My Dreams (Heroes of the Sea, Book 1) by Danelle Harmon

By Danelle Harmon

"England, 1775: whilst nobly-born Captain Christian Lord is given command of the Royal army frigate HMS daring Marauder, the disciplined and highly-esteemed English officer by no means goals team on the point of mutiny would be the least of his issues as he heads to Boston to subdue pirates and rebels. Haunted by way of nightmares and a sad earlier, Christian is unswerving to King and state . . . by no means imagining that his gravest threat might are available in the shape of an attractive stowaway who secretly plots his destruction. For additionally onboard is sensuous Irishwoman Deirdre O' Devir . . . decided to avenge her brother's compelled enlistment into the Royal military, and now, as close to as a whisper to the blackguard accountable. however the most sensible laid plans pass awry, and whilst Deirdre realizes that at the back of Christian's haughty, aloof facade beats a young center, she unearths herself falling in love along with her good-looking enemy during this smooth, emotional, and unforgettable story of affection and fervour by means of the bestselling writer of the seriously acclaimed de Montforte Brothers series.
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By Danelle Harmon

"England, 1775: whilst nobly-born Captain Christian Lord is given command of the Royal army frigate HMS daring Marauder, the disciplined and highly-esteemed English officer by no means goals team on the point of mutiny would be the least of his issues as he heads to Boston to subdue pirates and rebels. Haunted by way of nightmares and a sad earlier, Christian is unswerving to King and state . . . by no means imagining that his gravest threat might are available in the shape of an attractive stowaway who secretly plots his destruction. For additionally onboard is sensuous Irishwoman Deirdre O' Devir . . . decided to avenge her brother's compelled enlistment into the Royal military, and now, as close to as a whisper to the blackguard accountable. however the most sensible laid plans pass awry, and whilst Deirdre realizes that at the back of Christian's haughty, aloof facade beats a young center, she unearths herself falling in love along with her good-looking enemy during this smooth, emotional, and unforgettable story of affection and fervour by means of the bestselling writer of the seriously acclaimed de Montforte Brothers series.
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A Game of Scandal (Friends Trilogy, Book 2) by Kathryn Smith

By Kathryn Smith

"He had made an offer of marriage... to a lady who's now the main scandalous lady in London.When Gabriel Warren, the good-looking Earl of Angelwood, provided marriage to woman Lilith Mallory, he idea his happiness used to be whole. yet then they have been, stumbled on in *very* compromising situations -- and he or she disappeared. Now, years later, Gabriel enter's a infamous London gaming membership to shockingly become aware of that the blameless lady he'd as soon as sought after for his bride is now its seductive proprietor.

Lilith is astonished on the sight of Gabriel, and a part of her longs to relive the times -- and nights -- spent in his palms. however the guy she as soon as enjoyed can wreck the livelihood she has made for herself. For Gabriel is now a strong guy, one that is set to close down her institution. but with every one contact, each one kiss, she starts off to wonder whether they can ever have a destiny -- and conquer the scandals in their past.
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By Kathryn Smith

"He had made an offer of marriage... to a lady who's now the main scandalous lady in London.When Gabriel Warren, the good-looking Earl of Angelwood, provided marriage to woman Lilith Mallory, he idea his happiness used to be whole. yet then they have been, stumbled on in *very* compromising situations -- and he or she disappeared. Now, years later, Gabriel enter's a infamous London gaming membership to shockingly become aware of that the blameless lady he'd as soon as sought after for his bride is now its seductive proprietor.

Lilith is astonished on the sight of Gabriel, and a part of her longs to relive the times -- and nights -- spent in his palms. however the guy she as soon as enjoyed can wreck the livelihood she has made for herself. For Gabriel is now a strong guy, one that is set to close down her institution. but with every one contact, each one kiss, she starts off to wonder whether they can ever have a destiny -- and conquer the scandals in their past.
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Love Is Blind by Lynsay Sands

By Lynsay Sands

"He'd been warned that woman Clarissa Crambray used to be risky. Stomping on ft and burning piffles, the chestnut-haired attractiveness used to be sincerely a strength with which to be reckoned. yet for Adrian Montfort, Earl of Mowbray, veteran of the Napoleonic Wars, this used to be simply the problem he wanted. He may deal with one girl and her ""unfortunate past."" might any girl deal with him?

Lady Clarissa Crambray sought after a husband, yet possibly now not up to her stepmother sought after one for her. rather! Doffing her spectacles may perhaps make a lady prettier, yet how could she see? She'd already brought on sufficient mayhem to earn a slightly terrible nickname. but, as all different suitors appeared to turn away in terror, there got here a guy to guide her to the dance flooring. a dismal, good-looking, blur of a man.
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By Lynsay Sands

"He'd been warned that woman Clarissa Crambray used to be risky. Stomping on ft and burning piffles, the chestnut-haired attractiveness used to be sincerely a strength with which to be reckoned. yet for Adrian Montfort, Earl of Mowbray, veteran of the Napoleonic Wars, this used to be simply the problem he wanted. He may deal with one girl and her ""unfortunate past."" might any girl deal with him?

Lady Clarissa Crambray sought after a husband, yet possibly now not up to her stepmother sought after one for her. rather! Doffing her spectacles may perhaps make a lady prettier, yet how could she see? She'd already brought on sufficient mayhem to earn a slightly terrible nickname. but, as all different suitors appeared to turn away in terror, there got here a guy to guide her to the dance flooring. a dismal, good-looking, blur of a man.
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Dreaming (Bewitching and Dreaming, Book 2) by Jill Barnett

By Jill Barnett

"The Earl of Downe has come domestic to rusticate from this wild ways--spurred by means of his have to end up his father was once right...that he's not anything yet a valueless rake. yet at a neighboring property, Letty Hornsby believes pricey Richard is her hero, her dream guy, her heart's hope! She's been in love with him in view that early life, due to the fact she used to be 11 and by accident knocked him right into a river, the 1st of numerous such disastrous encounters. Now that the earl's associates have confident him to depart city and get well from overindulgence (women, alcohol and gambling), Letty is profiting from the chance and spinning her personal plan to avoid wasting Richard from himself.

Richard expects his existence to be dull and restful as soon as he's domestic, yet after an opportunity come upon with the meddlesome Letty and her obnoxious puppy, Gus, he discovers there isn't any relaxation for the depraved. He quickly reveals himself captive aboard a smugglers' send with an adoring younger girl who's a strolling catastrophe...and her huge, immense clod of a puppy. by no means lacking a beat, she will get them into one hilarious drawback after one other sooner than Richard realizes that she could be the only girl who can retailer his black soul with a religion in him that's brilliant sufficient to burn the shadows from the darkest middle. If he can survive....

Publishers Weekly starred assessment. ""A ray of summer time sunshine!"" Jill Barnett has concocted one other fascinating story packed with witty conversation, lots of humor and a sprinkling of magic.

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By Jill Barnett

"The Earl of Downe has come domestic to rusticate from this wild ways--spurred by means of his have to end up his father was once right...that he's not anything yet a valueless rake. yet at a neighboring property, Letty Hornsby believes pricey Richard is her hero, her dream guy, her heart's hope! She's been in love with him in view that early life, due to the fact she used to be 11 and by accident knocked him right into a river, the 1st of numerous such disastrous encounters. Now that the earl's associates have confident him to depart city and get well from overindulgence (women, alcohol and gambling), Letty is profiting from the chance and spinning her personal plan to avoid wasting Richard from himself.

Richard expects his existence to be dull and restful as soon as he's domestic, yet after an opportunity come upon with the meddlesome Letty and her obnoxious puppy, Gus, he discovers there isn't any relaxation for the depraved. He quickly reveals himself captive aboard a smugglers' send with an adoring younger girl who's a strolling catastrophe...and her huge, immense clod of a puppy. by no means lacking a beat, she will get them into one hilarious drawback after one other sooner than Richard realizes that she could be the only girl who can retailer his black soul with a religion in him that's brilliant sufficient to burn the shadows from the darkest middle. If he can survive....

Publishers Weekly starred assessment. ""A ray of summer time sunshine!"" Jill Barnett has concocted one other fascinating story packed with witty conversation, lots of humor and a sprinkling of magic.

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