By Kathleen E. Woodiwiss
"The fairest flower in Mawbry is Erienne Fleming, the spell binding, raven-haired daughter of the village mayor. fascinating, lively and exquisitely stunning, she is beset on each side by way of suitors, anyone of whom may pay a king's fortune for a spot in her middle. yet Erienne has eyes for just one: the rushing and witty younger Yankee, Christopher Seton.
But marriage for romance isn't to be, for her irresponsible and unscrupulous father, crippled through playing bills, is cause on auctioning off his appealing daughter to the top bidder. And in spite of everything, Erienne is devastated to discover it's the unusual and secretive Lord Saxton who has bought her—a mysterious, tragic determine who wears a masks and a cloak always to conceal disfiguring scars received in a poor hearth a few years back.
But within the passing days, Saxton's precise nature is published to her. a steady and adoring soul, he treats his new bride with heat and abiding tenderness, but looks to her simply through sunlight. She, in flip, vows to be an exceptional and dependable spouse to him. after which Christopher Seton reenters Erienne's global Conflicted through feelings she can't suppress, Erienne valiantly makes an attempt to stay honorable to her elusive, enigmatic husband yet feels herself irresistibly attracted to Seton's ardour, his fireplace, and his secrets and techniques. Entangled in intrigues she doesn't but comprehend, Erienne Fleming will quickly need to make a devastating selection: among love and honor . . . among her responsibility and her heart.
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