A novella in the Essex Sisters series by New York Times bestselling author Eloisa James. Clever, witty and romantic, this will leave you with a smile on your face and a spring in your step!
A witty and sparkling Regency romance novella by Eloisa James, author of My American Duchess, linked to the bestselling Essex Sisters series
Eighteen months ago, Lizzie Troutt's husband died in his mistress's bed, leaving her determined to never marry again . . . and unfortunately virginal.
Eighteen years ago (give or take a few) the Honorable Oliver Berwick blackened his own soul, leaving him hardened and resolutely single.
When the chance for redemption in the form of a country house party invitation comes his way, Oliver is determined to prove himself a gentleman.
Until he breaks all the codes of gentlemanly behaviour . . . once again.
Praise for Eloisa James:
'Eloisa James is extraordinary.' - Lisa Kleypas
'Nothing gets me to a bookstore faster than Eloisa James' Julia Quinn
History has never been this much fun' Australian Women's Weekly
Smart heroines, sensual heroes, witty repartee and a penchant for delicious romance have made James a fan favorite . . . readers will be hooked from beginning to end - RT Book Reviews
A NEW YORK TIMES bestseller many times over, Eloisa James lives in New York City, where she is a Shakespeare professor (with an M.Phil. from Oxford). She is also the mother of two children and, in a particularly delicious irony for a romance writer, is married to a genuine Italian knight.