By Jillian Stone
From the writer of An Affair with Mr. Kennedy and a deadly Liaison with Detective Lewis comes a beautiful new romantic caper within the gents of Scotland backyard series.
Prima ballerina Catriona de Dovia lives the glamorous lifetime of a starlet, packed with glittering jewels, luxurious dinners, and admiring suitors. She's grown up significantly on the grounds that wasting her middle to Hugh Curzon as soon as upon a time, now not losing her feelings at the empty offers of rich gents. On her personal because the premature demise of her mom and dad, she's going to do something for the one relations she has left: her brother, a infamous anarchist.
Scotland backyard Agent Phineas Gunn—sometimes often called Hugh Curzon—receives his new task reluctantly. He's up for anything a bit extra strenuous than enjoying nanny to a ballerina, till he sees who his cost is. Then, it's a totally diversified tale, simply because he'd been not able to overlook the trusting, attractive Cate considering the fact that he needed to depart her behind.
As the 2 race around the Continent—by land, through sea, even in the course of the air by way of zephyr—it turns into doubtful who's preserving tabs on whom, and Finn and Cate needs to conflict the sexual rigidity that snaps and sizzles among them each step of how
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Oh, it isn’t fair! ” That got Victoria’s full attention, as nothing else her cousin had said had. Mariah and her slipshod unpacking skills were forgotten as Victoria spun around to stare at Rebecca. ” she cried in astonishment. Rebecca nodded dreamily to her reflection in the long mirror. “Isn’t he wonderful? I wish Papa had left me behind in India with you back in ’ninety-eight. Then you and I might have sailed back to England together, and had the company of delicious Mr. ” Victoria made a retching noise.
Victoria echoed scathingly. “I like that! ” “A concerned friend,” Jacob replied from between gritted teeth. ” Victoria laughed in his face. ” Victoria narrowed her eyes at him. “In that case, your monkey seems to be missing,” she informed him. “This,” Jacob Carstairs said, suddenly turning away from her and striding from the dance floor, “is intolerable. ” Victoria, aware of all the stares they were attracting, hurried after the captain, having to run a little in order to keep up with his long, manly strides.
Fun? ” Victoria, eager as she was not to miss a moment of what promised to be an amusing spectacle—Captain Carstairs rebuking her uncle, that is—could not help but notice a spark of anger in her cousin’s blue eyes. “Why, Becky,” she said, wondering what on earth could have upset her cousin now. For Rebecca, Victoria had discovered during her weeklong sojourn with the 57 Gardiners, had a volatile temper, and was somewhat prone to dramatics. ” Rebecca snapped. Victoria could only ascertain, from the high color in the other girl’s face, that she was in some sort of physical discomfort.
A Private Duel with Agent Gunn (The Gentlemen of Scotland Yard, Book 3) by Jillian Stone