HOW TO LOSE A BRIDE IN ONE NIGHT
Jordan wraps up the Forgotten Princesses series with a wonderful, emotional story that will make readers’ hearts race. Her wounded warrior hero and damsel-in-distress heroine are perfect together. Best of all, Jordan shows their relationship developing and their character growth because of the trust and love they share. The beautiful lesson and the utterly perfect conclusion are sure to lift readers’ spirits.
As the last of Jack Hadley’s illegitimate daughters, Annalise believes she is living a dream when she marries a duke. It becomes a nightmare when she is tossed overboard by her husband on her wedding night. When the reclusive Owen Crawford, Earl of McDowell, rescues a woman who has washed up on his land, everything changes. Owen is fascinated by Annalise, and the honorable earl is determined to teach her how to protect herself before he sends her home. Annalise wants to protect her heart, but she cannot help falling in love with her battle-weary savior. As they unravel the mystery and secrets that haunt them, they discover a powerful love that compels Annalise to face her demons and grab at both happiness and revenge. (AVON, Aug., 380 pp., $7.99)