By Grace Burrowes
New York Times and USA Today bestselling writer Grace Burrowes writes The Lonely Lords with ardour and heart
"Grace Burrowes' shiny, well-developed, wrong characters, plus her approach of weaving their lives jointly and her beautiful writing type appear to recover with each one of her "Lonely Lords" novels. Andrew: Lord of Despair engages the reader's feelings and senses from begin to finish-a pleasure to read." -Long and brief Reviews
Andrew Alexander will do whatever to guard these he loves...
After a sad yachting twist of fate leaves him wracked with guilt, Andrew Alexander, Earl of Greymoor, is bound he does not need to be round his relatives, not to mention the gorgeous, forthright Astrid Worthington. He wanders for years, no longer permitting himself respite from his self-imposed exile till Astrid is adequately married. He returns domestic to discover that the one lady he is ever enjoyed has been recently-and mysteriously-widowed.
...especially from himself
Astrid refuses to pine after Andrew leaves for the Continent. She unearths an amiable husband and contents herself with a cordial if unexciting marriage. while Astrid is without warning widowed, she unearths Andrew will do whatever to guard her not just from her enemies, but additionally from the reality of his darkish prior. Can she locate security within the palms of a guy who turns out made up our minds to wreck her middle over again?
Read Online or Download Andrew: Lord of Despair (The Lonely Lords) PDF
Similar Historical Romance books
An skilled thief, Wynthrope Ryland is not any stranger to appealing women—or to relieving them in their such a lot valued possessions. yet this lifetime of crime isn't really one he selected for himself, and simply whilst he thinks he has positioned that international at the back of him, he's pressured to come, to guard the profession and family members of his brother, North.
The good-looking duke whom Victoria married is extra deliciously fascinating than the cold-hearted rogue she was once engaged to . . . How may well he in all likelihood be an analogous guy?
He is at her carrier . . . even though she cannot find the money for the coal to warmth her drafty Mayfair mansion, Felicity Langley nonetheless clings to her dream of marrying a duke—one she's had considering the fact that her first actual curtsy. finally, she's been promised to the very lofty Duke of Hollindrake for the final 4 years. Now all she has to do is meet him.
Unique book: 1994
Since formative years, Rosie's existence has been the stage—passing herself off as a boy taking part in women's roles within the a bit disreputable theatrical troupe of actor Danny Plympton, Rosie's adoptive father. but if unanticipated probability confronts them, they have to flee London, taking safe haven on the property of Sir Anthony Rycliffe. A good-looking, devil-may-care rakehell, Tony quick sees via Rosie's disguise.
But a lush, womanly shape and eminently kissable lips will not be the ravishing younger beauty's basically secrets—and the burning allure Tony feels for her doesn't reduce the peril she has delivered to his doorstep. The rushing rogue is decided to strip the impossible to resist woman of her mysteries—and her masculine garb—using all of his fabled seductive powers. in spite of everything, Tony has a name to uphold, as . . .
Extra info for Andrew: Lord of Despair (The Lonely Lords)
He informed her he did deal with her, so greatly, and he informed her whilst his physique slipped from hers and he left her mattress this time, he could by no means, ever come again. *** Douglas Allen kissed Astrid’s brow in greeting. He had the experience she loathed the touch, and regarded it, in a few convoluted approach, the least he may do for her. Anger had develop into his most sensible antidote to overwhelming depression, and Astrid had cause to be depression, most likely extra cause than she knew. yet he needed to admit as he stepped again, she regarded greater. Her eyes have been not a flat masks of discomfort, and her face confirmed emotion along with unhappiness and bewilderment. “The nation air and the corporate of your sister have superior your spirits. ” “Nonsense, Douglas,” girl Amery reduce in. “Astrid is wan, she has misplaced flesh, and he or she appears to be like particularly tired to me. woman Heathgate has doubtless been at her wit’s finish with hindrance for her sister. ” A mild smile flickered among the sisters, the final being doubtless precise. Douglas famous the look and felt a stab of outdated inflammation. His brothers had exchanged an analogous form of appears to be like round him always. “We shall quickly have her again to city, the place she may possibly get over the pains of her stopover at to the rustic. ” He addressed himself to Astrid, simply because she used to be a girl blessedly pleased with undeniable speech. “If that's your want? ” “Perhaps we'd like no longer make plans at this point,” Heathgate interrupted, slipping an arm round his spouse in a startling demonstrate of casual affection. “I’m certain you are going to all wish to be proven on your rooms and get settled ahead of we assemble for luncheon. ” “I, for one,” acknowledged Henry, his grin a lot in facts, “would wish to see the stables. I’ve been informed you’ve a chief eye, your lordship. ” Viscount really shoved clear of the mantel the place he’d been silently perusing the corporate along with his unnerving eyes. “I’ll sign up for you,” he stated, “and we will be able to go away Lord Heathgate to accomplish his morning’s correspondence. ” “Capital! ” Henry rejoined. Douglas could have loved to compliment them, yet that may have left nobody to escort his mom to her room. He gave the marquess a bow and provided his mom an elbow. They girl Heathgate up the steps, woman Amery chattering in regards to the manor house’s attractive appointments. Douglas was once inordinately relieved to tuck his mom into her room and stick to his hostess down the hallway to his chamber. The room used to be commodious and comfy, and that was once a aid too, for regardless of decided strength of mind, Douglas remained a guy who loved his creature comforts. “Your hospitality, my woman, is all that's beneficiant. ” He bowed to her officially within the hall, seeing his valise were cited already. “You needs to give some thought to your self relations if you are the following, my lord,” she answered. “I have loved having my sister’s corporation, and thanks to your willingness to proportion her with us those weeks earlier. ” “She looks doing greater, and for that, you could have my gratitude. on the town, she simply… She was once no longer coping good. i used to be at a loss as to how one can help her.