Joan Bennet has endured four seasons without a single suitor or serious
flirtation, let alone a marriage proposal. She’s had just about enough
of being a respectable wallflower and is giving serious thought to
embarking on a life of sin, or at least lascivious adventure like the
ones described in a popular scandalous book. When she meets her
brother’s favorite drinking mate, Viscount Burke, it seems her hopes of
adventure might be answered.
Tristan Burke doesn’t want a
wife, and one can’t trifle with a friend’s sister without risking
marriage. Even more, Joan’s the last sort of woman he would ever choose:
droll, sharp-witted, and always unfashionably dressed. If only he could
stop thinking about her mouth. Or what she might look like without
those horrid clothes. Or the way he can only win an argument with her by
kissing her senseless … even though that just makes him want her
more. But more could lead to a betrothal, which he fears—or does he? Download and start listening now!