By Cecilia Grant
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An formidable good looks looking a place one of the elite is thwarted by way of a such a lot disruptive gentleman in Cecilia Grant’s witty, dependent, and exquisitely sensual novel.
Kate Westbrook has desires some distance greater than romance. Love won’t get her into London’s so much consequential events, nor hinder her sisters from being snubbed and seemed down upon—all simply because their besotted father unadvisedly married an actress. yet a noble husband for Kate could bring a destiny so much suited for the granddaughter of an earl. Armed with ingenuity, breathtaking attractiveness, and the aid of an idle aunt with connections, Kate is poised to make her goals come precise. regrettably, a well-recognized face—albeit a maddeningly good-looking one—appears bent on provoking her scheme.
Implored by way of Kate’s apprehensive father to fend off the rogues wanting to make the most his daughter’s charms, Nick Blackshear has put aside the torch he’s carried for Kate as a way to do correct by way of his pal. besides, she made relatively transparent that his emotions weren't returned—though policing her won’t impede Nick’s wish. Reckless ardour ends up in love’s awakening, yet time is working out. Kate needs to see for herself that the charms of excessive society are not anything in comparison to the limitless candy pleasures demanded via the heart.
Praise for A girl Entangled
“In the 3rd of her Blackshear relatives sequence, provide tackles type contrast and intricate family members dynamics in a superb sensual romance and witty story within the type of Jane Austen . . . furnish skillfully takes a shallow, immature heroine and develops her right into a likable, admirable grown girl. furnish is a great, cutting edge, smart writer.”—RT e-book Reviews
“Wielding a deliciously sharp wit that even Jane Austen could envy, provide offers one more cleverly conceived and deftly choreographed Regency old that's either lushly sensual and carefully romantic. Readers who've but to find Grant’s impeccably written romances are in for a unprecedented treat.”—Booklist (starred review)
“An emotionally wealthy, sensually lush romance.”—Kirkus Reviews
“Cecilia provide is quickly turning into one in every of my favourite old romance authors, together with her complicated characters and considerate explorations of ways their old interval shapes them. should you love multifaceted tales, certainly provide her paintings a try!”—Heroes and Heartbreakers
“The writing and characterization is each piece nearly as good as I’ve come to anticipate, and Ms. Grant’s fiscal, limited variety works fantastically to permit the intensity of emotion that bubbles less than the skin during the tale to talk for itself. there isn't any verbiage for the sake of it; this writer will pay her readers the massive praise of trusting us along with her fabric and letting us paintings issues out for ourselves.”—All approximately Romance
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A Woman Entangled (Blackshear Family, Book 2) by Cecilia Grant