Orpahned and besieged, Princess Alesandra knew that only hasty marriage to an Englishman could protect her from the turmoil in her own land. To the amusement of her makeshift guardian, Colin, younger brother of the Marquess of Cainewood, the bold raven-haired beauty instantly captivated London... show more
Orpahned and besieged, Princess Alesandra knew that only hasty marriage to an Englishman could protect her from the turmoil in her own land. To the amusement of her makeshift guardian, Colin, younger brother of the Marquess of Cainewood, the bold raven-haired beauty instantly captivated London society. But when Alesandra was nearly abducted by her unscrupulous countrymen, the fighting instincts that won Colin a knighthood for valor were kindled. Deceiving himself that he wanted only to protect her, Colin swept her into a union meant to be a marriage in name alone...yet Alesandra's tender first kiss and hesitant caress ignited a wildfire in his soul. As the lovely princess dashed headlong into unforseen dangers, Colin would follow, knowing he must claim her as his own forever. Now he would risk life itself before he would lose this sweet, tempestuous angel...
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: July 1st 1993
Publisher: Pocket Books
Pages no: 354
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Regency Romance
Series: Crown's Spies (#4)
Above average fun readable romance with a portion of thriller mixed into the brew.
Although it's not a requirement, one will notice that most of the books on my favorite shelf have made me laugh out loud. It's really one of the reasons that I read; I like to laugh, I like to be entertained, I like to smile. This book did not disappoint in that area. In fact, I've found that I quit...
$.01 on Amazon 08/01/2012.
I just bought Julie Garwood's Castles for a penny, having the feeling I'd probably already read it at some point. Sure enough, it's the fourth and final book in Garwood's Crown Spies series, featuring a princess of some fictional country, Alesandra, and the partially handicapped hero Colin who we'd ...
When i finished reading this book it was with a smile on my face. I laughed while reading it, and now i feel relaxed .The book, the story, the characters of Alesandra and Colin were all great. And I enjoyed reading this book a lot.It was funny to read how stubborn the both of them were and how they ...