Too Wicked to Wed
Outspoken and independent, Lady Alexa Bingham enjoys the heady freedom of making all her own decisions, even though the challenges of overseeing her family's country estate are daunting. But when a chance encounter with London's most notorious rake awakens a secret longing for adventure, she... show more
Outspoken and independent, Lady Alexa Bingham enjoys the heady freedom of making all her own decisions, even though the challenges of overseeing her family's country estate are daunting. But when a chance encounter with London's most notorious rake awakens a secret longing for adventure, she accepts her aunt's invitation for a Season in Town . . . only to find that breaking the rules of the ton has serious consequences.The Earl of Killingworth uses his rakehell reputation to hide the fact that poverty has forced him to work for a living. As the owner of a gambling den and brothel, Connor has no time for glittering ballrooms or innocent young ladies. But after a reckless wager leaves him with a new business partner, he is forced to take a risky gamble . . . Will the cards fall in their favor? Alexa and Connor begin to play a dangerous game of intrigue and deception as they seek to outwit a cunning adversary who wants to put them permanently out of business. But if they are not careful, it is the flames of their own fiery attraction that may destroy them. (2010)
Publish date: November 1st 2011
Pages no: 349
Edition language: English
Series: Lords of Midnight (#1)
The puns killed it for me. Absolutely murdered this book. I could give you examples but I don't have too, the book is littered with them. It's enough to drive a person to distraction.Plot wise, the mystery was interesting until the poor wrap up and thin motive.With the h/h I felt they were stock cha...
Quite some time ago I acquired this from the library, but at the time I hadn't time to read this, so when I saw it on the shelf once more I decided I needed to try it out, just to see if its as good as the reviews of this story I have read recently. This is the first time I have had a chance to read...
First in the Lords of Midnight Series. Steamier than I expected, with a hero & heroine who were both determined to ignore each other (which of course, is impossible), and a plot twist only they didn't see coming. Even with that though, it was entertaining, and the characters were strongly written....
If you ever decide to read this book, you should know that the first couple of pages shouldn't discourage you. I felt thrown right in the middle of a story and it was disorienting and confusing at first. And I had a WTF?? moment. But after that it got much better. MUCH BETTER!I really, genuinely lik...
Too Wicked To Wed is the first book I read written by Cara Elliott. The story is very interesting and intriguing. I couldn't stop flipping the page and stayed awake to finish the last remain of the story. The book's a love story with some bits of mystery between Connor and Alexa. Connor Linsley, the...
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