By Julia Quinn
Girl Arabella Blydon has good looks and a mind, and she's uninterested in males who can see just one with out the other.When a suitor tells Arabella he's keen to miss her appalling bluestocking traits because of her seems and fortune, she makes a decision to take a holiday from the wedding Mart. in the course of a longer remain within the nation, she by no means expects to satisfy Lord John Blackwood, a wounded conflict hero who intrigues her like no different man.Lord John has lived throughout the worst horros of war...but not anything might have been as terrifying to his tormented center as girl Arabella. She is intoxicating, infuriating...and she makes him are looking to dwell back. abruptly he's writing undesirable poetry and mountain climbing timber within the pitch-dark night...just so he can dance together with her because the clock moves middle of the night. or even even though he is familiar with he can by no means be one of these guy she merits, he can't aid short of her. but if the tough gentle of day replaces the magic of hour of darkness, can this tormented soul learn how to love again?
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