Augusta Ballinger was quite sure that it was all a dreadful
mistake. The chillingly pompous and dangerously disturbing Earl of Graystone
could not possibly wish to marry her. Why, it was rumored that his chosen bride
must be a veritable model of virtue. And everyone knew that Augusta, as the
last of the wild, reckless Northumberland Ballingers, was a woman who could not
be bothered by society’s rules.
That was why the spirited beauty had planned a midnight
encounter to warn the earl off, to convince him that she would make him a very
poor wife indeed. But when she crawled in through his darkened study window,
Augusta only succeeded in strengthening Harry’s resolve: to kiss the laughter
from those honeyed lips and teach this maddening miss to behave! How could he
possibly know that it was he who was in for a lesson…as his brazen fiancée set
out to win his heart—and an old and clever enemy stepped in to threaten their
love, their honor, and their very lives?
Download and start listening now!