Maid Lara Hunter knew a one-night stand with a stranger was
uncharacteristic of her. Her mysterious lover gave the impression of an ancient
prince, sensual and primitive, come to take her clear of her humdrum
life. clear of the stories of her employer's humiliation and toward
the form of hope she'd merely learn about….
But Eli Ashton used to be no prince—he was once her hated employer's estranged
son! Lara had had sufficient of the Ashtons and their smug methods. But
when Eli claimed her, her physique obeyed his command. but her independent
streak forbade her to provide him her center: she might come to Eli Ashton
on her personal terms—or now not at all!
By Trish Morey,Lynn Raye Harris,Janette Kenny
By Michelle Reid
A marriage in crisis
"I by no means intended to do it she was once simply there while i wanted someone "
Rachel and Daniel had 3 lovely youngsters and a powerful marriageor so Rachel had consistently believed.
But her satisfied existence was once shattered whilst she was once advised that Daniel were having an affair. Then she discovered that they would been starting to be aside for years.
Rachel sought after rather a lot to save lots of her marriagebut was once it too past due? might she ever forgive Daniel, if he had dedicated the last word betrayal?
By the writer of House of Glasswinner of the Romantic Times Award for most sensible provides Plus of 1994.
By James Fox
Lizzie, Irene, Nancy, Phyllis, and Nora have been born in Virginia to a relations impoverished via the Civil battle. Their father remade his fortune through participating with the Yankees and construction rail-roads; the sisters turned southern belles and northern debutantes. James Fox attracts on unpublished correspondence among the sisters and their husbands, fans, little ones, and the robust and glamorous in their day to build a plural topography with the scope of a grand novel and the speed of a ancient mystery.
At its middle is the main well-known sister, Nancy, who married Waldorf Astor, one of many richest males on the planet. Heroic, hilarious, magnetically fascinating, and a bully, woman Astor grew to become Britain's first woman MP, championing women's rights and the terrible. the attractive Irene married Charles Dana Gibson and was once the version for the Gibson woman. The author's grandmother, Phyllis, married a well-known economist, one of many architects of recent Europe.
Fox has written an soaking up and lively, intimate and sweeping account of impressive ladies on the optimum reaches of society, their adventures set opposed to the historical past of a tumultuous century.
By Carole Mortimer
The wonderful bachelor was once interesting, his little son was once lovable. but Cat could not support being suspicious of Caleb's explanations. She longed to give up to his ardour, yet that might additionally suggest trusting him together with her well-guarded secret....
By Charlene Sands
After one steamy evening jointly years in the past, Gina had run from Wadeit used to be the single means she might store her center. yet now she feared she was once falling for her boss once more. And this time, she knew the strong CEO wasn't approximately to allow her go.
Representing girls from all walks of existence; artists, company girls, philanthropists, inventors and industrialists, the ebook examines the best way that the Quaker circulate, with its doctrine of equality among women and men, spawned such a lot of winning companies and helped propel ladies to the vanguard. within the 225 years because the booklet of Mary Wollstonecraft’s A Vindication of the Rights of lady, questions stay as to why these noble principles approximately equality have been left to founder throughout the Victorian period? And why are there nonetheless such a lot of parts the place, for historic purposes, equality remains to be a mirage?
By Michael Northrop
The experience maintains in booklet 2!
When Alex's mom makes use of the traditional Egyptian publication of the lifeless to carry him again from the edge of loss of life, she inadvertently summons a slew of alternative spirits from the underworld. In publication 2, Alex and his ally Ren head to London, the place everyone is going lacking, treasures are disappearing, and a blood rain is pouring from the skies. Can they cease a strong loss of life Walker from destroying the city?
Read the ebook, then proceed the journey on-line! construct an Egyptian tomb of your individual, cover treasure and safeguard it with traps, then problem your mates to play through!
Michael Northrop is the hot York instances bestselling writer of TombQuest, an epic ebook and online game event sequence that includes the magic of historical Egypt. he's additionally the writer of Trapped, an Indie subsequent record choice, and Plunked, a brand new York Public Library most sensible ebook of the 12 months and an NPR Backseat publication membership choice. An editor at activities Illustrated little ones for a few years, he now writes full-time from his domestic in long island urban. research extra at www.michaelnorthrop.net.
By Judy Christenberry
doorbell, mistaking her for his blind date,
she knew the horny developer could not be extra different
from her. He squired round lovely, flirty, dim-witted
Dallas socialites, now not modest funding bankers like
her. nonetheless, the fellow made her center flutter below her pin-striped
suit because it hadn't in years.
John used to be many thingsa millionaire, a participant, a seize.
But he'd by no means be a husband. For him, "marriage"
equaled "mistake." Diane may be the quintessential
forever type of girl, yet he was once convinced he could
avoid that catch. that's, till he kissed her.
And then, in fact, there has been the problem of the baby .