Forced into marriage to the very man who had ruined her reputation, a penniless Alexia Welbourne is unaware that Hayden Rothwell, her new husband, has unexpected and secret motives for his seduction and marriage.
With her reputation in tatters and hopes to prevent her family's ruin in jeopardy, a desperate Leona Montgomery finds herself back in the arms of the seductive aristocrat, Christian, Marquess of Easterbrook, whose dangerous passion had sent her fleeing seven years earlier. Original.
First heyes'>#8217;ll learn her most intimate secrets. Then heyes'>#8217;ll arouse her deepest passions. Heyes'>#8217;s the lover sheyes'>#8217;s been waiting for: the man who can rescue her from her wicked pastyes'>#8211;for a priceyes'>#8211;in Madeline Hunteryes'>#8217;s tale of sin, seduction, and irresistible, impossible love.He catches her eye across the dining roomyes'>#8211;a handsome stranger who stands out among the lewd noblemen and bawdy painted women. But their worlds are about to collide in a way Roselyn Longworth could never have imagined. For before the night is out, she will be auctioned off to the highest bidderyes'>#8230;and Kyle Bradwell will lead her from one kind of hell to another. Yet from the moment he wins her, Kyle treats Rose with a gentleness she hasnyes'>#8217;t known since a family scandal destroyed her reputation. And when she finally learns what is really driving Kyle, ityes'>#8217;s too late. For Rose has fallen for the man who knows her most intimate secrets. Now he has stunned her with a proposal of marriageyes'>#8211;the first step in a seduction that will demand nothing less than her complete surrender.yes'>#8230;From the Paperback edition.