The fourth dazzling Rules for the Reckless novel. Sharp, clever dialogue; a love story laced with humour; a tale with depth and passion - hallmarks of a Meredith Duran historical romance.
They call her the 'Ice Queen'. Catherine Everleigh is London's loveliest heiress, but a bitter lesson in heartbreak has taught her to keep to herself. All she desires is her birthright - the auction house that was mercilessly stolen from her. To win this war, she'll need a powerful ally. Who better than infamous crime lord Nicholas O'Shea? A marriage of convenience will serve them both.
The crime lord...
Having conquered the city's underworld, Nick seeks a new challenge. Marrying Catherine will give him the guise of legitimacy and access to her world of the elite. No one need know that he's coveted Catherine for a year - their arrangement is strictly business, free from the weaknesses of love. Seduction, however, is an altogether different matter - an enticing game that he's determined she'll play, and what's more, enjoy ...
Want more Rules for the Reckless? Don't miss Your Wicked Heart or Fool Me Twice.
Here's a sophisticated, witty, smart novel that, like a Mary Balogh romance, compels the reader to look deeper into the story and uncover great depth as well as grand passion . . . and a better understanding of humanity and the power of love - Romantic Times
Will enchant romance readers who yearn for a clever tale - Booklist
So adorable and witty . . . The more I read Meredith Duran books, the more I become fascinated and enthralled with her voice - Smexy Books
This author is one of the best writers in the romance genre - Heroes and Heartbreakers
Top-notch romance - Publishers Weekly
Everything a great historical romance should be - Romance Junkies
Meredith Duran blames Anne Boleyn for sparking her lifelong obsession with British history. A graduate student in the social sciences, she spends her free time collecting old etiquette manuals, guidebooks to nineteenth-century London, and travelogues by intrepid Victorian women.
The Duke of Shadows and Bound by Your Touch reached a worldwide audience and ranked among the top 100 romances of all time in the 2010 All About Romance poll. Her fourth novel, Wicked Becomes You, was a Romantic Times Top Pick and was included on Woman's World list of Best Beach Reads for Summer 2010.
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