Lady Pandora Effington, aka the Hellion of Grosvenor Square, has spent seven seasons looking for Mr. Right. Finally she finds the one man who does not bore her and who proves interesting despite being a rake, a rogue and a scoundrelMaximillian Wells, the Earl of Trent.

Max is enthralled with the scandalous beauty and quickly proposes marriage. But Pandora is not so easily won. She wants love, romance and adventure; in fact, she wants a hero.

Max accepts her challenge and sets out to accomplish 12 heroic deeds worthy of Hercules himself. Soon all the ton is taking sides and placing bets on their wedding bargain. And so the battle of the sexes is on with love as the prize.

Ms. Alexander has written an absolute treasure! Here is a wonderful, sensual, romantic tale certain to bring joy and laughter to many a readers heart. A must for Regency fans! SENSUAL (Jan., 380 pp., $6.50)

Reviewed by: 
Maria C. Ferrer