Midnight Marriage: A Georgian Historical Romance (Roxton Family Saga Book 2)

By Lucinda Brant

Stand-alone ebook 2 within the Roxton kin Saga, Julian and Deb's story

1760s England and France. Julian and Deb are hurriedly, and secretly, married off as kids. Julian is then banished to the continent. Deb is again to the nursery, advised her nighttime marriage was once only a undesirable dream from the results of laudanum. 9 years later, Julian returns incognito to say his bride earlier than a debonair rival can seduce her into bigamous wedlock. Can Julian and Deb’s marriage live to tell the tale one of these calculated deception?

Set within the opulent international of the aristocracy and encouraged by way of actual occasions, Lucinda Brant provides one other lavish 18th century adventure in her trademark kind — heart-wrenching drama with a fortunately ever after.

Lucinda Brant's sweeping relations sagas are an ideal reminder of why I fell in love with old romance — Cheryl Bolen, New York Times bestselling author

Awards for this Book

  • 2013 Readers′ Favorite overseas e-book Award Medalist


MIDNIGHT MARRIAGE contains at the Roxton sequence culture with nonetheless one other remarkable story set within the 1700s the place existence is whatever yet basic. you are going to once more be reminded why Lucinda Brant’s books are any such treasure.— SWurman: five STARS, a Night Owl Reviews most sensible Pick

Nice twists and turns, dramatic revelations, and a few relaxing chaos make this a booklet that retains the reader turning the pages. hugely recommended!— Fiona Ingram: five STARS, Readers’ Favorite

Book Details

Series: Stand-alone moment e-book within the hugely acclaimed ROXTON relations saga
type: Parental tips suggested (mild sensuality)
Length: Full-length novel (100,000 phrases, approximately four hundred normal pages no longer together with bonus material)
Edition: Revised, re-edited, and re-covered in 2014
Style: vintage romance with a contemporary voice

Connecting Books

MIDNIGHT MARRIAGE is a stand-alone novel, yet many readers take pleasure in it as a part of a sequence: Lucinda's characters inhabit an identical meticulously-researched 18th Century international and all books cross-reference humans and occasions all through. you could discover the main points and delve deeper into the heritage inside of every one ebook by means of traveling LucindaBrantAuthor on Pinterest. in the event you desire to learn the books in chronological order, this is the sequence:

Roxton relations Saga
1740s NOBLE SATYR (Renard and Antonia)
1760s dead night MARRIAGE (Julian and Deb)
1770s AUTUMN DUCHESS (Antonia and Jonathon)
1770s DAIR satan (Dair and Rory)
1770s PROUD MARY (Mary and Christopher) In growth
1780s SATYR’S SON (Harry and Lisa) In progress
ETERNALLY YOURS: Roxton Letters quantity One (A spouse to the Roxton relatives Saga Books 1–3)
FOREVER stay: Roxton Letters quantity (A spouse to the Roxton relatives Saga Books 4–6) In progress

Salt Hendon Series
1763 SALT BRIDE (Magnus and Jane)
1767 SALT REDUX (Antony and Caroline)
1767 A FAIRY CHRISTMAS (Kitty and Tom); a quick tale in SILVER BELLS assortment, a undying Romance anthology

Alec Halsey secret Series
Spring 1763 lethal ENGAGEMENT (Country condominium homicide and mayhem)
Autumn 1763 lethal AFFAIR (A poisoned vicar and the mysterious Miranda)
iciness 1763 lethal PERIL (Bloody intrigue abroad)
summer time 1764 lethal kinfolk (Evil lurks in Edinburgh) In progress

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Yet i've got no wish to kiss them. ” This happy Deb greater than she cared to recognize. nonetheless, doubt lingered. “Tomorrow you are going to regret—” “Never. while I go back i will take you for a carriage experience. ” “And after that? ” “Ah, that is determined by the way you behavior your self. ” She plucked a stray hair from the lapel of his embroidered waistcoat. “And if I fail to behavior myself…? ” He chuckled and flippantly kissed her brow. “Then we will dispense with the formalities and trip immediately into our destiny.

The gray-haired significant other disappeared into the shadows and out of the room. He used to be long past for a number of mins and within the period nobody spoke. Sir Gerald brooded; a few times his sister with mute disapproval whereas the traditional stranger frivolously waited through the open window and carefully took snuff from a gold and the teeth snuffbox. Into the ebook room got here a gentleman wearing a cleric’s gowns, yet those have been no usual gowns; they have been edged in ermine and have been of velvet and gold thread. He carried an ornately embellished Bible and wore an impressive, out of date, powdered wig with 3 curls above each one fleshy ear.

Me? i don't believe it! ” said the Duchess. “Lucian, you don't have the eyes to work out the ball, so how is it that you just imagine you could hit it? ” “Now you take heed to me, Mme los angeles duchesse. I ain’t comprehensive with you but. i do know gamesmanship whilst I pay attention it,” grumbled Lord Vallentine, status on the finish of the bowling eco-friendly with knees bent, ball in hand, sizing up his shot with a tradition swing ahead of making his force. “Be at the able to lose ten kilos! There! What a shot! See, Estée? What did I inform you, aye?

Forgive me if my blunt speech offends you for that's no longer my goal, yet I had was hoping to marry for purposes that may look foolhardy and incomprehensible to you. ” “You was hoping to marry for romance, ma petite. ” It was once now not a query and the unhappiness within the gentle friendly voice made Deb swallow and difficult clench her arms in her lap. i have to stay powerful, she informed herself, emotion mustn't ever get the higher of me. but her conviction couldn't cease her interest and he or she stole a look on the face that owned the sort of candy, unhappy voice.

She infrequently made a valid. She was once crying yet she by no means as soon as shouted at me. ” He grew to become his head into his shoulder and checked out Deb, a glaze to his eyes. “I known as her a whore. I acknowledged she was once a witch. I referred to as her a putain and different foul names that I won’t sully your ears with. You get the belief. I denounced her to the area as an adulteress. I proclaimed to the mob that the kid she was once wearing was once no longer my father’s however the sick begotten progeny of a bastard whoreson. after which all of it went very quiet. No shouting.

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