Christina Bennet is not an ordinary woman. An enigma, a ravishing beauty, and a charmer, as of late she's been taking London high society for a ride in way never seen before. She kept her friends close and her enemies closer, not saying much to anyone, and becoming truly open to very few. Of course, all of that changed on the night that the dark and mysterious Marquis of Lyonwood managed to steal a kiss.
At once, the man was possessed, and swore he would have her, one way or the other. More than just a charmer, Marquis was known for his arrogant ways and his even stronger passions. Christina, however, was not so easily convinced. More important to her than ever is keeping her past a secret...and with his passions, he threatens to reveal them all. Will he succeed? Only time will tell.
Julie Garwood has authored more than twenty seven romance novels over the course of her career. Born in 1944 in Kansas City, Missouri, she is considered one of the forefronts of the modern romance genre. The sixth of seven children in an Irish-American family, she found herself at a slight disadvantage as far as school was concerned. Because of a botched tonsillectomy at the age of six, she missed so much school that she found herself behind in her reading. Regardless, she still managed to become one of America's forefront romance authors.
had taken London society by storm. The ravishing beauty guarded the secret of
her mysterious past until the night Lyon, Marquis of Lyonwood, stole a
searching, sensuous kiss. An arrogant nobleman with a pirate’s passions, he
tasted the wildfire smoldering beneath Christina’s cool charm and swore to
But the feisty and
defiant Christina would not be so easily conquered. Mistress of her heart and
of her fortune, she resisted Lyon’s sensuous caresses. She dared not surrender
to his love, for then she must also forsake her precious secret and her
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