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.