By Ava Stone
A Regency historic Novel - e-book 4 of the Scandalous Series...
After years of abuse by the hands of her mom, Cordelia Avery is aware the single manner out is marriage to the best guy. a guy who will enable her all of the freedom she has ever craved. and she or he has the ideal guy picked out. The scandalous Marquess of Haversham is probably not ideal to someone else, yet taking the man’s black popularity into account, Cordie believes she’ll get pleasure from the entire freedom she’s continuously wanted for in his disreputable fingers. If in basic terms she may well get her center to head in addition to the plan and to prevent jumping each time Lord Adonis…er…the Earl of Clayworth is close by. however the very right earl is such a lot veritably the inaccurate style for her reasons.
Brendan Reese, the Earl of Clayworth, has no goal of ever marrying back. He’s nonetheless attempting to freshen up the mess his first spouse left him, even years after her dying. To the entire global, Clayworth is the epitome of the right English gentleman, and he so needs that photo used to be the reality. however the fact, because it usually will be, is gruesome. in any case, an ideal English gentleman could by no means have a traitor for a mom. And except Clayworth can locate the facts his overdue spouse concealed, he may perhaps face the gallows himself. yet an opportunity stumble upon with the reckless Cordelia Avery provides him the simplest lead he’s had in years to eventually placing his family’s earlier to leisure. regrettably, targeting whatever except pass over Avery turns out an almost most unlikely job.
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Or it could be, if she had the chance to think the situation through. ―Phoebe, Mr. Greywood, have you met Lord Clayworth? Or Lord Haversham? ‖ Phoebe‘s azure eyes sparkled when she shook her head. ―We‘re truly sorry to interrupt,‖ Matthew Greywood apologized. ―Phoebe saw you and was anxious to—‖ Suddenly, Phoebe found her voice. ―Mother just told me the news. Please tell me you‘ll ride to Norfolk with me. ‖ Norfolk? Cordie shook her head. ‖ Phoebe looked confused, which wasn‘t all that different from her usual look.
The crooked smile returned to his lips. She didn‘t know what he meant by that. Before she could find out, Cordie was surprised to discover the dowager had assigned her to be seated between Lord Astwick and Lord Clayworth at the table. As the youngest daughter of a mere baron, she was generally at the other end of the room when it came to gatherings such as this. But the dowager had raised her ancient brow and said in a crystal clear voice that she could do whatever she wanted in her own home.
The dowager‘s pale eyes flashed to hers, and when she smiled, it seemed as if her face might crack from the exercise. In fact, Cordie had never seen the woman smile before. She hadn‘t even heard rumors of the possibility before. She glanced over her shoulder to see if the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse had just arrived. ‖ the dowager boomed loudly. ‖ ―I should say not. ‖ Cordie lost her footing and the warmth of a blush crept up her neck. ―Stand up straight. Women didn‘t slouch in my day,‖ the old woman directed.
A Scandalous Past by Ava Stone