By Ava Stone
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A Regency old Novel - publication 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 job, in particular for a seducer of his recognition. besides the fact that whilst Luke catches sight of the spell binding girl, he's enthusiastic about her lovely brown eyes, quickly wit, and sharp tongue; and his wish to see his pal marry the lady fast evaporates. Now he simply has to discover the way to persuade the penniless lord to show his attentions elsewhere—leaving the Ice Princess to him.
Lady Juliet St. Claire has continuously believed that her fortune may defend her from ever having to relinquish her freedom in marriage. notwithstanding fortune hunters perpetually hound her, Juliet’s outwardly chilly demeanor retains such a lot of them at bay, licking their wounds or patching up their delight. even if while Luke charms his method into her existence, he simply melts greater than simply her center. regrettably, the rogue is of the affection ‘em and go away ‘em style, and leaves Juliet’s soft middle in items. but if her fortune lands her at risk from an unscrupulous foe, Luke returns to her facet, supplying his aid and safety. Now Juliet has to come to a decision if her center is robust sufficient to belief the rogue a moment time.
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Juliet then focused her attention on her sister. She would have to get rid of Georgie too. As much as her sister loved her, she just didn’t understand the situation Juliet was in. Georgie was an incurable optimist and didn’t clearly see the dangers that surrounded wealthy heiresses. Georgie honestly believed that all of Juliet’s suitors were besotted with her, but Juliet knew better. Her suitors were besotted all right, but with her fortune not her dull, mud-colored eyes. With a sweet smile, Juliet gestured back to the main entranceway with a delicate flick of her wrist.
Please,” Will begged. ” Luke was bone tired and he shook his head at his pitiful friend. “Not even to save your pathetic life, Haywood. ” Haywood actually blanched. “Oh, sorry. I hadn’t thought about that. The thing is, Luke, Lady Juliet’s unpredictable, and avoids functions for the most part. ” Luke cursed under his breath. If it had been anyone else that was asking this of him, he’d have told them to go jump in the Thames…But he felt responsible for Haywood. He always had. ” Will’s solemn face broke into a wide grin.
She says I can have a cat. I hate cats. Rachel and Emmie both have them and they’re no fun at all. They never come when you call them and they cough up hairballs. ” The poor boy looked so forlorn, and Luke suddenly remembered being a boy himself and how much he’d wanted a dog. His older brother Robert, who was already Earl of Masten by then, had believed Luke wasn’t mature enough to handle the responsibility and so he never got one. Now Luke realized with a frown, he was two-and-thirty and still dog-less.
A Scandalous Charade by Ava Stone