Image of Too Wicked to Wed (Lords of Midnight)


Image of Too Wicked to Wed (Lords of Midnight)

The Lords of Midnight, all sexy and dangerous men, are introduced in this series starter. The romance, adventure and sensuality readers expect from Elliott are here, along with an unforgettable hoyden heroine and an enigmatic hero. She takes them on a marvelous ride from gambling hells to ballrooms, country estates and London’s underworld.

Lady Alexa Hendrie defiantly walks into the infamous gaming hell, the Wolf’s Lair, to obtain information about her brother’s whereabouts. She does not care if the payment for the information is a searing kiss that has her yearning for more. Connor Linsley, Earl of Killing-sworth, aka Wolf, is a rakehell and he loves it. Secretly the owner of the Lair he’s able to do as he pleases, which is why he kisses Alexa. But the tables are turned when his punishing kiss turns to sensual magic and their lives become entwined. They meet again in a ballroom and later when Alexa wins the marker for half-ownership in the club, and she is there when he is shot. She brings him to his country estate to heal where she turns his house into a home and his world inside out. But Connor is still a mystery to Alexa and as old enemies vow to ruin him and they are trapped in one dangerous situation after another it is the power of love that sees them through. (FOREVER, Nov., 350 pp., $7.99)

Reviewed by: 
Kathe Robin