By Cecilia Grant
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An formidable good looks looking a place one of the elite is thwarted via a so much disruptive gentleman in Cecilia Grant’s witty, stylish, and exquisitely sensual novel.
Kate Westbrook has desires a long way greater than romance. Love won’t get her into London’s such a lot consequential events, nor hinder her sisters from being snubbed and seemed down upon—all simply because their besotted father unadvisedly married an actress. yet a noble husband for Kate might convey a destiny such a lot fitted to the granddaughter of an earl. Armed with ingenuity, breathtaking good looks, and the aid of an idle aunt with connections, Kate is poised to make her desires come real. regrettably, a well-known face—albeit a maddeningly good-looking one—appears bent on scary her scheme.
Implored via Kate’s nervous father to fend off the rogues wanting to make the most his daughter’s charms, Nick Blackshear has put aside the torch he’s carried for Kate so one can do correct through his pal. besides, she made rather transparent that his emotions weren't returned—though policing her won’t bog down Nick’s wish. Reckless ardour results in love’s awakening, yet time is operating out. Kate needs to see for herself that the charms of excessive society are not anything in comparison to the endless candy pleasures demanded by way of the heart.
Praise for A girl Entangled
“In the 3rd of her Blackshear relatives sequence, provide tackles type contrast and intricate kin dynamics in a superb sensual romance and witty story within the sort of Jane Austen . . . furnish skillfully takes a shallow, immature heroine and develops her right into a likable, admirable grown girl. provide is a great, leading edge, shrewdpermanent writer.”—RT booklet Reviews
“Wielding a deliciously sharp wit that even Jane Austen may envy, provide supplies another cleverly conceived and deftly choreographed Regency historic that's either lushly sensual and carefully romantic. Readers who've but to find Grant’s impeccably written romances are in for a unprecedented treat.”—Booklist (starred review)
“An emotionally wealthy, sensually lush romance.”—Kirkus Reviews
“Cecilia provide is rapidly turning into one in all my favourite historic romance authors, together with her complicated characters and considerate explorations of ways their old interval shapes them. for those who love multifaceted tales, certainly provide her paintings a try!”—Heroes and Heartbreakers
“The writing and characterization is each piece nearly as good as I’ve come to count on, and Ms. Grant’s financial, confined variety works fantastically to permit the intensity of emotion that bubbles less than the skin through the tale to talk for itself. there's no verbiage for the sake of it; this writer can pay her readers the large praise of trusting us together with her fabric and letting us paintings issues out for ourselves.”—All approximately Romance
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Additional resources for A Woman Entangled (Blackshear Family, Book 2)
Stockings were white,” Fiona said. ” Chloe began to piece together that she wasn’t to be one of the “Ton,” but she wouldn’t be a “woman of the night” either, so maybe she’d shake out as a sort of middle-class Elizabeth Bennet? With silk ribbon garters, Fiona tied off the stockings well above the knee, and Chloe felt suddenly sexy. Maybe, just maybe, this show could be fabulous— Fiona plunked two lemon halves in Chloe’s hands. ” Chloe cocked her head. “Your deodorant. ” Wincing, Chloe did as she was told.
Not in that gown. Though it will tear if you step on it, I’m afraid. ” Chloe lifted the gown and narrowed her eyes at him. ” She had passed a test, and didn’t even know she was being quizzed. This time she had the questions, so many questions, and it was her turn to get some answers, but George didn’t give her a chance. He left, the cameras stayed. He slammed the door so hard behind him that something shook above her. It was swags of drying lavender. Ah, lavender. England. Regency England, where leather-bound books were treasures, where women who had a talent for drawing were called “accomplished,” and where men were gentlemen—not sleazy producers.
He gave up on the handshake. “Brilliant. ” Gorgeous? Cute, maybe. Nobody had called her gorgeous since—wait a minute. The nerve! ” He eyed her from the top of her disheveled hair to the tips of her unpolished toes. ” Something plummeted inside her; she struggled to speak. ” He laughed. “Now, that’s the stuff I’d love to shoot. ” She couldn’t breathe. Her mouth went dry and her heart pounded. Was she hyperventilating? “Dating—what?! There must be some mistake—” “No mistake. It’s set in the year 1812.
A Woman Entangled (Blackshear Family, Book 2) by Cecilia Grant