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Get swept away by a Regency romance of broken engagements, second chances, and stolen kisses from the author whom Publishers Weekly calls "irresistible".

After her third fiancé leaves her at the altar, Lenora Hartley is beginning to think she's cursed. One thing's for certain: She needs to escape London and her father's tyrannical attempts to find her yet another suitor. The Isle of Synne, an isolated and idyllic retreat off Britain's northern coast, is blessedly far from society's gossip, but it also carries haunting reminders of her first fiancé. Letting go of the past to find happiness seems impossible - until Lenora is thrown in the path of a gruff, mysterious blue-eyed man who makes her pulse race.

Next in line for a dukedom he doesn't want to inherit, Peter Ashford is only on the isle to exact revenge on the man who is responsible for his mother's death. Once he's completed the task, he'll return to America where his life can finally be his own. Yet when he meets the beautiful and kind Miss Hartley, he can't help but be drawn to her. Can Peter put aside his plans for vengeance for the woman who has come to mean everything to him?

©2020 Ashford McNab (P)2020 Hachette Audio

Critic Reviews

"First-rate Regency fun!" (Grace Burrowes, New York Times best-selling author)

"Britton (A Match Made in London) imbues her irresistible couple with impressive psychological depth, and the charming supporter characters of cunning Lady Olivia and rascally Quincy, Peter's best friend, steal every scene they're in. Readers will be hooked." (Publishers Weekly)

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  • 02-07-2020

I enjoyed this very much!

Lately it seems a good book with a good narrator is hard to find. I can’t say how many just put me to sleep, or I find my mind wandering and I discover I’ve missed whole chapters. I was delighted to finally find a new book that interested me, which hits that sweet spot between entertaining and interesting AND has an excellent narrator. Definitely creditworthy!!

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  • Cynthia b
  • 16-11-2020

very slow and just wanted it to end

Alot of inner dialogue and couldn't wait for something to happen without having to read a descriptive, colorful pages of inner turmoil of woe is me.

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  • Sherrie Jones
  • 07-08-2020

Almost lost patience with these characters

Okay, we are all familiar with the he/she has a secret, or is too hurt to heal, or is too stubborn/afraid to admit they were wrong or in love or whatever, but these too went on with it so long and to such extremes I wanted to reach in and slap or shake one or the other repeatedly .....deep sigh. It was a good story, told well, though the male characters all sounded stiffer than necessary.

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