Eleanor Sutherland, known as “Lady Frost”, is in the betting book at White’s as to who will finally convince her to marry after 6 suitors have been rejected. Considering her father, it is not a surprise she doesn’t trust men.
Camden West is determined to marry her and has convinced his cousin, Julian, to help him. During a ball, Julian is to take her sister, Charlotte, into the garden where Cam and Eleanor will discover them.
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This is a wonderfully complex, compelling book that will keep you up reading it. I will admit that I have always liked the Scarlet Pimpernel story so I enjoyed his appearance in this book. This story contains a wonderful romance, danger, blackmail and accurate history.
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Overall Rating: PABD (Post Awesome Book Disorder) or 5.00+
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Audio Rating: 5.00 (not part of the overall rating )
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Reviewed by Beth (@PickettPhD)
The relationship between Livvy and Nicholas, childhood friends and then teenaged lovers, was supposed to have ended with the tragedy and family feuding that began ten years ago. Unable to fully let go of each other, they’ve been secretly meeting once a year for a no-strings-attached night together.
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Esme Astell loved Charlie Brittle, the printer’s son who worked across the street from the perfume shop she worked in. Charlie disappeared almost 2 years ago and is believed dead. She leaves London for Edinburgh to attend the Society of Perfumers meeting hoping to get a better job in Paris. Imagine her surprise when she sees Charlie alive!