The Heiress Effect
Miss Jane Fairfield has made a career of social disaster. She wears outrageous gowns and says even more outrageous things. The only reason she's invited anywhere is because of her immense dowry--which is all part of her plan to avoid marriage and keep the fortune-hunters at bay.Mr. Oliver... show more
Miss Jane Fairfield has made a career of social disaster. She wears outrageous gowns and says even more outrageous things. The only reason she's invited anywhere is because of her immense dowry--which is all part of her plan to avoid marriage and keep the fortune-hunters at bay.Mr. Oliver Marshall is the illegitimate son of a duke. His acceptance in society is tenuous as it is. If he wants any kind of career at all, he must do everything right. He doesn't need to come to the rescue of the wrong woman. He certainly doesn't need to fall in love with her. But there's something about the lovely, courageous Jane that he can't resist...even though it could mean the ruin of them both.The books in the Brothers Sinister series:½. The Governess Affair (prequel novella)1. The Duchess War1½. A Kiss for Midwinter (a companion novella to The Duchess War)2. The Heiress EffectComing soon:3. The Countess Conspiracy4. The Mistress Rebellion
Publish date: July 15th 2013
Publisher: Courtney Milan
Pages no: 280
Edition language: English
, British Literature
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Regency Romance
, Victorian Romance
Series: Brothers Sinister 0.5 (#2)
Amazing! I think this is my favorite in the Brothers Sinister series so far. The heroine is brilliant and the hero is just the right kind of jackass. The writing is so sharp. Equal parts warmth and wit. Great plot, great sex, great characters. This series is fantastic. I desperately want to read ...
A loud, slightly rude heiress with a penchant for lace and bold colors, and a quiet, reserved illegitimate son of a duke with his eye on the Parliament...These two opposites meet, and attract, but life isn't a fairytale, love even less so. She vows not to marry, he knows she's the last woman he woul...
So much awesomeness, I stayed up until 2 am reading this book. I just couldn't go to bed without knowing that ending. Much like most of Milan's work, angst level is high. The main romance is between Jane Fairfield, heiress, and Oliver Marshall, aspiring politician. Jane doesn't want to marry but i...
So I loved book two of The Brothers Sinister. We have once again chemistry for days between the two leads, and the awesomeness that comes when the male hero realizes that for all of his talk, he is not as brave as the heroine is. The heroine, Jane Fairfield, is a late in life heiress. We find out th...
Wonderful book - I'd read the first books in The Brothers Sinister series last year and then read something else and never got back to it. Now I'll read every book in this series and every single Courtney Milan book I can get my hands on. Feminist Romance and Progressive Politics - it doesn't get mu...