Captive Bride by Katharine Ashe

By Katharine Ashe

"A haunted fort, a depraved ghost, and a good-looking lord she's enjoyed forever… What extra may well a girl hope?

When good Bea Sinclaire’s scapegrace brother begs for aid to rescue a maiden from a haunted fort, Bea seizes the opportunity for experience. If in simple terms speeding Lord Peter Cheriot didn’t insist on holding her. How can she keep a transparent head within the face of bad threat whilst all she wishes is to be in his hands?

Lord Cheriot could be the trap of London, yet he’s decided to have Bea. Now an evil specter claims her as his virgin bride, and his time limit, All Hallows Eve, is quick drawing close. within the race to trap the center of 1 bold girl, it’s each man—and ghost—for himself.

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This time she has outmaneuvered me and I must swallow my pride and give in gracefully. I have no other choice if I wish to own my ancestral home, and I have vowed that no one but I shall inherit it. So, I find myself in the position of being engaged to the Lady Blanche Delande, the Dowager Duchess's choice as a perfect wife for me, despite my feelings to the contrary. " Sir Jeremy felt a twinge of unease as he stared at his friend's haughty profile, the sherry-colored eyes narrowed reflectively and the finely chiseled lips curved in an unpleasant smile.

Yes, I'm well aware of that. " Richard smiled, seeming far too adult for his ten years of age. His red hair looked as though he'd just run an impatient hand through it, and there were faint shadows beneath his blue eyes. "Rather that than a fathead. " Sabrina asked. Richard's mouth turned sulky as he concentrated on a small crumb next to his plate. " Mary choked on her tea, glancing up at Sabrina with wide, startled eyes full of consternation, but Sabrina continued to stare calmly at Richard's bent head.

She could hear the busy hum of the bees from then hive in the herb garden where they flavored their honey from rosemary, lavender, sage and marjoram planted nearby. It was so restful, so peaceful, so removed from the world beyond the high stone walls. " Mary asked as she began to gather up the empty dishes and return them to the large woven basket. Richard tossed the remains of roast chicken, ham and pickled salmon to the floppy-eared, black-and-white spaniels waiting patiently for their share of the picnic.

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