By Alissa Johnson, Jennifer Ashley, Emily Bryan
"It is the main expected occasion of the ton: the yearly vacation ball at Hartwell condo. The song is sublime, the foodstuff beautiful, and the visitor record completely unique. a few come trying to find love. a few will do virtually whatever to prevent it. yet every body desires to be there. it doesn't matter what their wishes, amid the swirling robes and smooth glow of candlelight, magic has a tendency to occur. And one dance, one kiss, one evening can form a brand new future.
--from again disguise
From Emily Bryan's ""My girl less than Stairs,"" the tale of a bastard servant lady known as in to impersonate her lacking aristocratic half-sister with effects important of Shakespeare, to Ashley's ""The Longest Night,"" during which a shapeshifting nobleman makes an attempt to win the guts of the cautious girl he loves whereas at the path of a secret agent, to Alissa Johnson's ""Traditions,"" the story of an earl who units out to woo one girl and falls for her fascinating significant other in its place, those gentle, interesting romps should not common vacation fare. .
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His castle. His ward. ” Pleased? Bloody hell, the woman pleased him dangerously well; that softly impatient hand shaping her hip, her hem revealing an equally impatient tapping foot, the discrepant ﬂowers sagging from her girdling belt, her inexhaustible resolve. ” Would have to do, for the time being, for his purposes. “Good, my lord, then I’ll see that you get a—” She stopped short as a great pounding suddenly rolled down from the wooden stairs. A sound that drew a sharp but deeply concerned frown from the woman.
Why the devil would the woman be kissing that bastard de Graffe? And why was she looking at him as THE BRIDE BED 53 though she had just been caught in some magniﬁcent falsehood. ” She ignored him, bent to the girls. ” She was bloody well right about that. ” The girls clasped hands and jumped around in a circle until the woman took hold of their wrists and held them apart. “Settle yourselves, please. ” She raised the hand of the eldest. “And this is Fiona. My sisters. ” They turned to him as a pair, inspecting him from head to boot, still holding fast to Talia’s hands.
He set her grufﬂy on her feet and held her shoulders between his hands, any hint of amusement gone from his eyes. ” The huge man went still as a mountain, his eyes ﬂinty cold. “You are my ward, Lady Talia. I am your guardian. Nothing more. ” He caught her elbow and led her up the stairs. Her great hall was now seething with de Monteneau’s men. Knights, by the look of them, broad-shouldered, strutting giants; far from battleweary, or slathering with bloodlust, or carousing on stolen ale. They certainly smelled better than Rufus’s lot.
A Christmas Ball (Nvengaria, Book 4) by Alissa Johnson, Jennifer Ashley, Emily Bryan