Wildes again displays her flair for Regency novellas with a tasty trio of hot but sensitive love stories. There are surprises in each well-told tale and strong characters who find their happily-ever-after. Stories include light bondage.
How can Jared Warden, the
Duke of Tellbourne, convince his duchess, Patricia, to observe the propriety of her
station? When she's kidnapped, her
bold nature helps her survive, and Jared expresses his true feelings in "The Letter."
After notorious Andrew Carlton and young Christa Dunbarton are lured into "Compromising Situations," her father insists they marry at once. Although
they're furious at their situation, passion draws the couple together.
When Viscount Cheviot finds Shannon Cates in his bedroom, he believes she's the entertainment provided by an associate. And Shannon -- who was retrieving her father's watch -- becomes "A Woman Seduced." (Siren, Apr., 195 pp., $13.99)