By Karen Hawkins
"Suddenly discovering himself the father or mother of 5 full of life little ones, Anthony Elliot, the Earl of Greyley, is aware that he wishes a governess and quickly. yet not only any governess will do; he desires the easiest. the matter is that the simplest is the very unconventional Anna Thraxton, a delicately bred girl who speaks her brain, places up without nonsense, continues to be obdurate and passionate, and is gorgeous in addition. regrettably, they can't stand one another. however the teenagers have to be taken in hand, and so Anna strikes in and wins over the youngsters and the earl even as. A quintet of pleasant teenagers, well-drawn secondary characters, and 2 so much beautiful protagonists upload to this captivating, romantic, and well written story. Hawkins (The Seduction of Sara) is instantly gaining a following, and her the kidnapping of Julia received a place at the Romance Writers of America's favourite ebook of the 12 months checklist in 2000.
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A muscle at the side of Montfort’s jaw twitched. This had gone far enough. Of course, she was not concerned for Montfort, but for Percy. She knew she had to stop the two adversaries before they caused a scene. Before Percy got hurt. ” She placed her hand on Percy’s arm. ” She turned to Montfort. “I apologize, my lord. ” Percy asked. The look on his face told her he would fight to the death for her. ” With an angry scowl, Percy stepped back when Montfort extended his arm. She hesitated, then placed her hand on Montfort’s sleeve.
It was perfect. In one swift movement, he stepped up behind her. He deftly wrapped one arm around her waist while the other hand skimmed her torso, over the smooth satin of her gown. When he felt the swell of her breast, he moved his fingers inward. He cupped one breast, letting its heaviness rest in the palm of his hand. Her gasp of surprise made him smile. The feel of her was perfection. With a sigh of satisfaction, he lowered his head and kissed her neck. The clean scent of lilacs and roses and other intoxicating smells he couldn’t name wafted across his senses and he moaned in pleasure.
Especially the opera. You could say I am a patron. ” He paused. ” She caught his meaning immediately and the rakish gleam in his eyes set her teeth on edge. “You are—“ He held up his hand to stop her. “I know. You’ve mentioned this before. I do wish you’d alter your opinion of me. ” He placed one hand over his heart. ” She looked around the room, then glared at him like a soldier facing his enemy. ” He handed her a glass of champagne then reached behind her and lifted another glass from the table.