You can lead a wallflower to the ball, but you can’t make her bloom–unless one daring young bachelor turns up the heat…
What’s a nice girl like Miss Juliet Shelby doing at a place like Lord Deveril’s ballroom? With her shy demeanor, she’s a total stranger to the dance floor and a source of mockery for the ton.
Phillip has a duty to marry Francesca. He has always protected his former neighbor and childhood companion, and now that she is of marriageable age, he will give her what she needs most – a real home where she is welcome and wanted.
Unfortunately for him….she is done with being dutiful.
Simon, the Earl of Westbridge, attends a party, never expecting to meet his destiny. A wager in a semidark room produces the kiss that almost drives him crazy. The room is too dark for Simon to see the woman he kisses. Fredericka, sister of the party host, wasn’t wearing her spectacles so neither could she recognize the young man in question.
An Inheritance For The Birds by Linda Banche
Release Date: February 1, 2012
Publisher: The Wild Rose Press; English Tea Rose edition
Pages / File Size: 74 pgs/175kb
Source: ebook provided by the publisher
Make the ducks happy and win an estate!
Mr. Christopher “Kit” Winnington can’t believe the letter from his late great-aunt’s solicitor. In order to inherit her estate, he must win a contest against her companion, Miss Angela Stratton. Whoever makes his great-aunt’s pet ducks happy wins.
In the cloistered English countryside, an improbable couple will defy expectation.
Miss Cassandra Drummond, shipping heiress and consummate shut-in, flees London and the hectic to-do of her sister’s upcoming nuptials. She wants a quiet summer away from everyone, especially marriage-seeking fortune hunters.
She doesn’t expect Mr.
She wants the truth, but it may cost her more than she thinks…
An ex-patriot-American living in England, magazine reporter Casey Rowan wakes to find one best friend murdered and another seriously injured. Casey is determined to find the killer, despite running afoul of the detective in charge of the case—a blue-eyed Scot named Rod Carlisle, who considers her a prime suspect.
Her biggest mistake might be the best thing ever to happen to him.
Deri “The Mistake” Crandall wants nothing more than the love and acceptance from a family. After her mother dies, she finally discovers who her father is—except he and his family aren’t exactly everything she’s dreamed of.
What’s a wallflower to do when she’s suddenly in need of a husband? Use all the pluck and moxie she can muster to get what she wants…
SHE’S IN NEED OF A PARTNER
Miss Cecily Hurston would much rather explore the antiquities of Egypt than the uncharted territory of marriage.
Happily Ever Afton by Kelly Curry
Release Date: November 2011
Publisher: self published
Page Count: 170
Source: author and Amazon
A sexy romantic comedy that explores what happens when two strangers make a deal of faux-mance…
Movie critic, Afton Lanford, had put off picking out her wedding gown until the last possible moment, but once she’s all buttoned into her ruffled satin gown she spots her fiance’s tongue – deep in the mouth of the dishonorable maid-of-honor’s!
When genteel poverty strikes Lady Charlotte’s family, the innocent virgin puts herself on the auction block at Madame Bella’s school for mistresses in a desperate bid to provide a Season for her younger sisters. For her plan to succeed, she must show auction winner, Lucas Morgan, what a valuable prize he’s won.