By Jennifer Wilde
In big apple Times–bestselling writer Jennifer Wilde’s sensually riveting old romance, a tender woman betrayed by way of her old flame scandalizes society through changing into one of many world’s such a lot celebrated dancers and fascinating girls
When speeding soldier and diplomat Brence Stephens rescues Mary Ellen Lawrence from a band of ruffians at the Cornish moors, an extraordinary ardour is ignited of their hearts. but while she wishes him so much, Brence abandons her. With the wild blood of her gypsy father working via her veins, Mary Ellen vows to sometime pay him again as she travels to London, the place she is set to develop into the best ballerina in Europe.
It’s a promise she won’t retain. She possesses whatever rarer than expertise: megastar caliber. Reborn because the fiery Elena Lopez, Mary Ellen dazzles the main strong and celebrated males together with her sultry performances. From princes to heads of country, her conquests comprise amorous composer Franz Liszt and Parisian literary lion Alexandre Dumas. yet at the same time future consists of her from the capitals of Europe to California’s golden hills, Mary Ellen is aware that just one guy, the elusive, darkly compelling Brence, can fulfill the wild longings in her middle.
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We were maybe a month into the school year, and every teacher was beginning to pile homework on as if they had sole responsibility for keeping you busy after school and therefore out of jail and drug-free. My head was really hurting now. I worked for a while, then I heard the crunch of bike wheels down our road. This was not an uncommon sound, as Dino also often rode his bike; we Americans drove our cars too much, he said. Growing up in Italy, it was the only way people got around, he said. It was no wonder Americans had such fat asses, he said.
And that crescent scar on his neck. That brown gash that had burned into him from hours and hours and hours of the violin held against his skin. He had played until the instrument had made a permanent mark, had become part of his own body If Chuck and Bunny are right, and everyone should hunger for life and its banquet, I would rather have the appetite of my neighbor Courtney and her two brothers, over Dino's. All Courtney and her brothers hungered for in life was a box of Junior Mints and MTV, fed straight through the veins.