By Elizabeth Hoyt
CAN A PIRATE study . . .
River pirate "Charming" Mickey O'Connor has lifted himself from the depths of the slums to be the king of St. Giles. whatever he wishes he gets-with one exception. Silence Hollingbrook has been haunting his goals ever considering that she spent a unmarried evening in his bed.
THAT the one actual TREASURE . . .
Once Silence was once prepared to sacrifice whatever to avoid wasting the fellow she enjoyed. Now a widow, she's eventually discovered peace while fascinating Mickey comes storming again into her existence with a proposal she cannot refuse. yet this time she will not be the one one paying the associated fee for his sins.
LIES IN A WOMAN'S HEART?
When his earlier comes again to torment him, Mickey needs to hold Silence secure from a cruel enemy, whereas wrestling with the scrumptious carry this widow has on his center. And within the face of mounting risk, either should quit to anything much more terrifying . . . real love.
Quick preview of Scandalous Desires (Maiden Lane) PDF
Similar Historical Romance books
The WallflowersFour younger women along side the ballroom make a pact to aid one another locate husbands . . . it doesn't matter what it takesProud and lovely Annabelle Peyton may have her choose of suitors—if in basic terms she had a dowry. Her kinfolk is on the point of catastrophe, and the single means Annabelle can keep them is to marry a prosperous guy.
Whilst manhattan occasions bestselling writer Victoria Alexander created the Effingtons, she brought an impossible to resist extended family. Now, meet her so much unforgettable hero but . . . speeding Jonathon Effington, the Marquess of Helmsley, has had a couple of girl willingly fall into his hands. yet he is so scrumptious none has ever complained at their inevitable parting.
They proved their bravery struggling with for His Majesty's mystery Serviceand have been rewarded with brides of serious attractiveness and breeding. yet one memberof the Bastion membership has remained a bachelor . . . previously. "Christian, i want your support. there's no one else i will be able to flip to . . . L. "When Christian Allardyce, sixth Marquess of Dearne, reads these phrases, his global turns the other way up.
"Her proposition . . .
London Society is harsh for a tender girl without family members connections who has to paintings for a residing. but if Daisy Merrick is sacked from one more task, the feisty and outspoken pass over comes up with a plan which may provide her a destiny past her wildest desires. There's just one challenge. Her luck will depend on a guy, the main infuriating, most unlikely, immovable guy she's ever met. His solution . . .
Sebastian provide, Earl of Avermore, is England's such a lot notorious writer. recognized for his infamous attractiveness, he's extra drawn to play than paintings, and has no purpose of cooperating whilst Daisy exhibits up on his doorstep with a mad plan. The frightening, fire-haired good looks stirs his senses past trust, and Sebastian understands he has just one approach to cease her. Seduction.
Extra resources for Scandalous Desires (Maiden Lane)
Lad, who’d been sleeping through the fireplace, stood and wagged his tail. “Sir—” Bittner known as as Mick strode previous, yet Mick didn’t cease. He took the steps at a time after which paused on the best. the place was once Harry? rattling it, if Harry or Bert have been drowsing, he’d dock them their section of the subsequent haul. Mick burst into Silence’s bed room in a hurry, purely to tug up brief while he observed that the mattress was once empty. He went during the connecting door to discover that his room was once empty in addition. just a pair of stockings have been laid smartly on his pillow.
Fionnula grew to become on the finish of this speech—the longest she’d ever made in Silence’s presence—and checked out her confidently. Silence blinked and regrettably a picture of Michael, completely nude, lounging in the course of his large mattress got here into her brain. within the snapshot he used to be erect, his lengthy penis mendacity demanding and directly opposed to his flat abdominal. It used to be ruddy and broad on the tip the place— Oh, pricey. She cleared her throat and stated really huskily. “No, one will be rather sufficient. ” Fionnula nodded as though her argument used to be proven.
He was once having fun with himself, he learned with anything like shock. He’d by no means chased a lady for greater than an afternoon or so—a week at such a lot. all of them fell at his ft, a few inside mins. He knew, cynically, that his allure couldn’t all be positioned all the way down to his lovely face. His energy, his cash drew them simply as a lot if no more. yet now not Silence. Mick smiled to himself and sat again to pick a sweetmeat. Silence disliked him, disobeyed him, argued with him, and was once all yet beginning a uprising among his humans, and nonetheless he indulged her.
Come. I’ve somethin’ to teach ye. ” He took her hand and led her towards the kitchen door. “But Mary—” she protested. He tilted his chin to the place the baby giggled as she pulled at Lad’s ears. “She’ll be tremendous with Bert and Harry to monitor over her. We’ll be just a second. ” She trailed after him, casting frightened seems to be on the child until eventually they have been within. “Where are we going? ” “To me throne room. ” He led her via again passages and stairs until eventually they reached the echoing corridor that he acquired viewers in.
I clawed me manner as much as turn into king o’ hell and now me each want is granted, love. ” He shrugged, his expression choked with self-mockery. “If I must have a brain to weigh down a virtuous lady simply for me personal leisure, then I do it. ” His sincere depravity took her breath away, yet her eyes narrowed in suspicion. as soon as she might’ve taken his phrases as uncomplicated truth. Now she knew him larger. He could imagine himself a satan, yet he was once way more advanced than that. way more reliable. “So you don't have any keep watch over over your wishes?