Soon, devil’s carefully laid plans are in chaos and he must choose between everything he's ever wanted. All he must do is turn the plain little mouse into an irresistible temptress, set his trap, and destroy his enemy. For the Promise of Passion. Bastard son of a duke and king of london’s dark streets, Devil has spent a lifetime wielding power and seizing opportunity, and the spinster wallflower is everything he needs to exact a revenge years in the making.
And the only thing he's ever desired. But there’s nothing plain about Felicity Faircloth, who quickly decides she’d rather have Devil than another.
Brazen and the Beast: The Bareknuckle Bastards Book IIEverything is going perfectly…until she discovers the most beautiful man she’s ever seen tied up in her carriage and threatening to ruin the Year of Hattie before it’s even begun. The bastard’s proposalwhen he wakes in a carriage at hattie’s feet, a king of Covent Garden known to all the world as Beast, Whit, can’t help but wonder about the strange woman who frees him—especially when he discovers she’s headed for a night of pleasure .
. New york times bestselling author sarah maclean returns with the next book in the Bareknuckle Bastards series about three brothers bound by a secret that they cannot escape—and the women who bring them to their knees. The lady’s planwhen lady henrietta sedley declares her twenty-ninth year her own, she has plans to inherit her father’s business, to make her own fortune, and to live her own life.
Including their hearts. But first, she intends to experience a taste of the pleasure she’ll forgo as a confirmed spinster. An unexpected passionSoon, Hattie and Whit find themselves rivals in business and pleasure. On his turf. He is more than happy to offer Hattie all she desires…for a price.
The Day of the Duchess: Scandal & Scoundrel, Book IIIAn entertainment weekly best book of the summer!an amazon best Romance of July!An iBooks Best Romance of June! The one woman he will never forget. Malcolm bevingstoke, duke of haven, has lived the last three years in self-imposed solitude, paying the price for a mistake he can never reverse and a love he lost forever.
The dukedom does not wait, however, and Haven requires an heir, which means he must find himself a wife by summer's end. Haven offers her a deal; Sera can have her freedom, just as soon as she finds her replacement. Which requires her to spend the summer in close quarters with the husband she does not want, but somehow cannot resist.
A love neither can deny. The duke has a single summer to woo his wife and convince her that, despite their broken past, he can give her forever, making every day. The day of the duchess. There is only one problem--he already has one.
The Rogue Not Taken: Scandal & Scoundrel, Book I. It’s filled with it. Rogue’s reign of ravishment!kingscote, a general sense that he’s more pretty face than proper gentleman, ” the Marquess of Eversley, resulting in a reputation far worse than the truth, “King, has never met a woman he couldn’t charm, and an irate summons home to the Scottish border.
But carriages bring close quarters, and unbearable temptation, dark secrets, making opposites altogether too attractive . Her only choice is to flee London, vowing to start a new life far from the aristocracy. Unfortunately, the carriage in which she stows away isn’t saving her from ruin. Lady sophie’s society splashwhen sophie, lands her philandering brother-in-law backside-first in a goldfish pond in front of all society, the least interesting of the Talbot sisters, she becomes the target of very public aristocratic scorn.
. She wouldn’t have him if he were the last man on earth. When king discovers stowaway Sophie, however, the journey becomes anything but boring. War? or more?he thinks she’s trying to trick him into marriage.
A Scot in the Dark: Scandal & Scoundrel, Book IIWhen an artist offers her pretty promises and begs her to pose for a scandalous portrait, Lily doesn’t hesitate. And the scot finds that there is one thing in England he likes far too much. With the painting now public, Lily has no choice but to turn to the one man who might save her from ruin. Highland devil turned halfhearted DukeThe Duke of Warnick loathes all things English, none more so than the aristocracy.
Until the lying libertine leaves her in disgrace. It’s the perfect plan, until Lily declares she’ll only marry for love. It does not matter that the imposing scotsman has inherited one of the most venerable dukedoms in Britain—he wants nothing to do with it, especially when he discovers that the unwanted title comes with a troublesome ward, one who is far too old and far too beautiful to be his problem.
Tartan comes to townwarnick arrives in london with a single goal: get the chit married and see her become someone else’s problem, then return to a normal, quiet life in Scotland. Lonesome lily turned scandalous SirenMiss Lillian Hargrove has lived much of her life alone in a gilded cage, longing for love and companionship.
A Rogue by Any Other Name: . Rules of Scoundrels Book 1Even her heart. . How lucky that her new husband has access to an unexplored world of pleasures. Bourne may be a prince of london's illicit underworld, but he vows to keep Penelope untouched by its wickedness—a challenge indeed as the lady discovers her own desires, and her willingness to wager anything for them.
. What a scoundrel wants, a scoundrel gets. A decade ago, the marquess of Bourne was cast from society with nothing but his title. Now a partner in london's most exclusive gaming hell, ruthless Bourne will do whatever it takes to regain his inheritance—including marrying perfect, the cold, proper Lady Penelope Marbury.
A broken engagement and years of disappointing courtships have left Penelope with little interest in a quiet, comfortable marriage, and a longing for something more.
Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover: The Fourth Rule of Scoundrels Rules of Scoundrels Book 4Until now. Brilliant, handsome-as-sin duncan West is intrigued by the beautiful, driven, ruined woman who is somehow connected to a world of darkness and sin. He knows she is more than she seems, and he vows to uncover all of Georgiana's secrets, laying bare her past, threatening her present, and risking all she holds dear .
For years, her double identity has gone undiscovered. By day, she is lady georgiana, sister to a duke, ruined before her first season in the worst kind of scandal. Including her heart. Rita® award-winning author sarah maclean reveals the identity of The Fallen Angel's final scoundrel in the spectacular conclusion to her New York Times bestselling Rules of Scoundrels series.
But the truth is far more shocking—in London's darkest corners, she is Chase, the mysterious, unknown founder of the city's most legendary gaming hell.
Eleven Scandals to Start to Win a Duke's Heart Love by Numbers Book 3But when he discovers juliana hiding in his carriage late one evening—risking everything he holds dear—he swears to teach the reckless beauty a lesson in propriety. She has other plans, however; she wants two weeks to prove that even an unflappable duke is not above passion. She refuses to play by society's rules: she speaks her mind, cares nothing for the approval of the ton, and can throw a punch with remarkable accuracy.
. The duke of disdain is too focused on keeping his title untainted and his secrets unknown. Her scandalous nature makes her a favorite subject of London's most practiced gossips. And precisely the kind of woman The Duke of Leighton wants far far away from him. He swears by reputation. Scandal is the last thing Simon Pearson has room for in his well-ordered world.
She lives for passion. Bold, impulsive, and a magnet for trouble, Juliana Fiori is no simpering English miss.
No Good Duke Goes Unpunished: The Third Rule of Scoundrels Rules of Scoundrels Book 3. Mara planned never to return to the world from which she’d run, but when her brother falls deep into debt at Temple’s exclusive casino, she has no choice but to offer Temple a trade that ends in her returning to society and proving to the world what only she knows. That he is no killer. A scandal revealed.
. It will take every bit of his strength to resist the pull of this mysterious, maddening woman who seems willing to risk everything for honor. With no memory of that fateful night, wealthy and powerful, Temple has reigned over the darkest of London’s corners for twelve years, but beyond redemption. Absolution.
A lady returned. And to keep from putting himself on the line for love. Until one night, mara resurfaces, offering the one thing he’s dreamed of. It’s a fine trade, until Temple realizes that the lady—and her past—are more than they seem.
Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake Love by Numbers Book 1A wonderfully talented new author joins the avon romance family—sarah maclean, sophie jordan, who fans of eloisa James and Julia Quinn will immediately take into their hearts! Sarah’s delectable debut, and wonderfully romantic—placing her solidly in the company of Elizabeth Hoyt, is the Regency Era romp readers have been waiting for—fresh, Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake, fun, and others of the new generation of exciting up-and-comers.
Ten Ways to Be Adored When Landing a Lord Love by Numbers Book 2John has been relentlessly pursued by every matrimony-minded female in the ton. Since being named “london’s Lord to Land” by a popular ladies’ magazine, Nicholas St. So when an opportunity to escape fashionable society presentsitself, he eagerly jumps—only to land in the path of the most determined, damnably delicious woman he’s ever met!The daughter of a titled wastrel, Lady Isabel Townsend has too many secrets and too little money.
Though she is used to taking care of herself quite handily, her father’s recent passing has left Isabel at sea and in need of outside help to protect her young brother’s birthright. The sinfully handsome, eminently eligible Lord Nicholas could be the very salvation she seeks. But the lady must be wary and not do anything reckless and foolish…like falling madly, passionately in love.