An Heir of Deception
ABANDONED AT THE ALTARA man devastated by loveAfter three years of carousing and debauchery, Alex Cartwright, heir to the Duke of Hastings, has put his life back in order. Having embraced sobriety for two years, he has no intention of revisiting the past or risking his heart again. But the return... show more
ABANDONED AT THE ALTARA man devastated by loveAfter three years of carousing and debauchery, Alex Cartwright, heir to the Duke of Hastings, has put his life back in order. Having embraced sobriety for two years, he has no intention of revisiting the past or risking his heart again. But the return of the very woman who introduced him to the darkest side of hell brings not only the painful, haunting memories of bittersweet love and abandonment, but the son he never knew he had...A woman silenced by secretsThreatened by the revelation of a secret that could destroy her family's place in society and forever tarnish a dukedom, Charlotte fled England on her wedding day five years ago. Now, although it appears that secret is safe, when Alex discovers her other secret--their son--Charlotte has an altogether different battle ahead. She must now fight one love to hold onto the other--the man whose touch still makes her burn, for the child who is her very world.Book #1 - Sinful SurrenderBook #2 - A Taste of DesireeNovella #2.5 - All's Fair in Love & Seduction (Download it free)REVIEWS"What drives this surprisingly deep novel are its revelations and their aftermath... Highly recommended for historical romance fans." ~ Library Journal, Starred review"Despite being overloaded with a million things, I just spent the afternoon reading An Heir of Deception. I loved it. Beverley gave me that lovely aching feeling in my gut for Charlotte and Alex. I really think this is her best book yet, and I can't wait to see what she comes up with next." ~ Courtney Milan, New York Times bestselling author"An Heir of Deception is a romance with heart. It is angst-ridden, deeply emotional and compelling. I could not put it down, and it left a smile on my face for hours." ~ Romance Novel News, Recommended Read!Series: The Elusive Lords (Book 3)
Publish date: April 23rd 2012
Publisher: Season Publishing
Pages no: 324
Edition language: English
Series: The Elusive Lords (#3)
Another great book by Beverley Kendall! Charlotte left Alex at the alter 5 years ago, with no word of why, leaving a devestated Alex behind. Hearing that her twin Caroline is gravely I'll, Charlotte journeys back to London from the United States, with a heavy heart and BIG secret. When Charlotte sho...
This was, in my opinion, the best book in this series. Charlotte all grown up, and the lengths she went to to ensure her family's happiness despite her own unhappiness was amazing.This and other reviews can also be found on my blog (un)Conventional BookviewsAn Heir of Deception was, in my opinion, t...
An Heir of Deception may have aspects of a classical romance, but the raw emotion conveyed is beyond cookie cutter. Alex and Charlotte had found true love. Then a threatening letter ripped them apart for years. Once Charlotte returns with Alex’s son he risks everything to claim his heir, not expecti...