Duel of Hearts
Signet, Oct 2002, 6.50, 352 pp.
After her mother died Lilah Chadwick and her father Sir Horace became very close having no secrets between them. She assumes she is the only “woman” for her dad until she learns he is marrying a “harpy” whom she knows obviously bullied him into wedlock. Lilah plans to stop her father from foolishly wedding this trickster in a relationship she assumes he neither needs nor wants.
Earl Adam Harle... The Fortune Hunter
Signet, Apr 2002, 5.99, 352 pp.
Though he knows he is not the cause of Rye Vale's ruin, George Carstairs realizes he is as responsible as the Baron and understands that an infusion of a large sum of money is needed to save the estate. Since he has none, George tried to find a wealthy social climber to marry, but his reputation as a rake left him with only rejections as he has squandered his only asset, his title.
When... Under a Lucky Star
Signet, Apr 2004, 6.99, 352 pp.
In 1803, a bored Derek Whittaker wanders around the theater when he meets Lady Cynthia Fitzwilliam. He rescues her from her suitor Sir James Filey and the two soon share a delightful kiss before she returns to her family's box. A few days later, Cynthia, the daughter of an Earl, snubs Derek, a landless secretary. Not long afterward her parents announce that Cynthia and James will marry.
Three... Under the Wishing Star
Signet, Sep 2003, 6.50, 352 pp.
In 1803, after years of running the country estate by herself, Natalie Whittaker knows her life has recently turned dismal with the arrival of the estate owner. Life as a poor relative living under the thumb of her odious nineteen-year-old half brother Hector and his repulsive pregnant wife Mabel is unpalatable. To prove her point they destroy her rose bushes that have been cared for by her for y...