Tempting a Proper Lady
A Most Improper Alliance Two years ago, dashing Captain Samuel Breedlove disappeared without a word. But he's resurfaced in London a wealthy man, only to discover his fiancée preparing to wed another. Now Samuel needs to restore his good name and expose a villain—and tempting, temptable Cilla... show more
A Most Improper Alliance Two years ago, dashing Captain Samuel Breedlove disappeared without a word. But he's resurfaced in London a wealthy man, only to discover his fiancée preparing to wed another. Now Samuel needs to restore his good name and expose a villain—and tempting, temptable Cilla seems an ideal accomplice.Priscilla Burke knows the marriage of her charge, Annabelle Bailey, to the Earl of Raventhorpe must be perfect. It would be madness for her to even consider doing anything that would mar this beautiful day and destroy her fledgling career as a wedding planner. Why then is she so drawn to this irresistible stranger who insists she help him sabotage the impending affair? But a proper lady's desire is nothing to toy with. And a man whose character has been questioned cannot allow himself to dream of happily ever after. This not-so-innocent seduction may have unforeseen consequences . . .
Publish date: June 8th 2010
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
Series: Brides of Nevarton Chase (#1)
Captain Samuel Breedlow had returned home after being missing for nearly two years to find his fiancee announcing her engagement to another man, a man he hates, the Earl of Raventhorpe. As he storms forward to announce that Annabelle is his fiancee, Priscilla Burke sees her future as wedding planner...
Don’t be fooled by the back blurb- which leads readers to believe there may be a love triangle - there isn’t, which was fine with me as am not fond of love triangle romances. What you do get is a great growing romances between two people whom been burned badly by love and have to take a chance on lo...
I wasn't sure about this one after reading the blurb. I'm not a huge fan of love-triangles and I thought this might head that direction. I'm happy to report Mullins took it somewhere else. I really liked the way the relationship between Samuel and Cilla developed. At first they didn't care for each ...