Ash Turner has waited a lifetime to seek revenge on the man who ruined his family—and now the time for justice has arrived. At Parford Manor, he intends to take his place as the rightful heir to the dukedom and settle an old score with the current duke once and for all. But instead he finds... show more
Ash Turner has waited a lifetime to seek revenge on the man who ruined his family—and now the time for justice has arrived. At Parford Manor, he intends to take his place as the rightful heir to the dukedom and settle an old score with the current duke once and for all. But instead he finds himself drawn to a tempting beauty who has the power to undo all his dreams of vengeance….Lady Margaret knows she should despise the man who's stolen her fortune and her father's legacy—the man she's been ordered to spy on in the guise of a nurse. Yet the more she learns about the new duke, the less she can resist his smoldering appeal. Soon Margaret and Ash find themselves torn between old loyalties—and the tantalizing promise of passion….
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: January 25th 2011
Publisher: HQN Books
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
, British Literature
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Regency Romance
Series: Turner (#1)
After the most excellent The Duchess War I was looking forward to more by Courtney Milan, it's so rare to find good romance books! Unfortunately, Unveiled was a disappointment because while the writing is good, the whole story hinges on absurdities, and I understand love at first sight and stubbornn...
The story started with one-sided insta-love (hero's side), but worked its way to a more believable loving relationship. I liked the fact that Anna was the victor in the feud between her brothers and the Turner brothers; it showed she had some balls and brains - more than the men involved. Anna was a...
In all truthfulness I wanted to give the book a 3 stars. But I don't think that would be fair for the book. The book itself is a great fun to read. It has substance, so you must take time to digest. It's written well, so you are not struggling to follow the writing. It's just not the kind of story t...
I like it.I also like how it reminded me of LMB ""A Civil Campaign"" (but without butter bugs. And actual politics. And female characters. Drat.)
"I do believe we are straying into the improper," she said. "Oh, no," he contradicted. "We aren't straying. I had hoped we had embarked on a deliberate voyage." I have not read a Courtney Milan book that I haven't enjoyed so yesterday when I was in the mood to read a good romance book I decided to ...