By Stephanie Laurens
Input the unforgettable global of New York Times bestselling writer Stephanie Laurens, author of the exceptional Cynster kin. This outstanding extended family -- and their neighbors -- is a daring, robust workforce of guys who allow not anything stand of their manner by way of issues of the guts. And during this, Stephanie Laurens's most modern novel, a passionate guy and a bold girl confront the last word query. . . .
What expense Love?
There is not anything extra attention-grabbing than a darkly good-looking rake, specifically one as managed and elusive as Dillon Caxton, protégé of Demon Cynster. regardless of his harmful air, Dillon is a guy of sterling attractiveness, however it wasn't regularly so. Years in the past, a bootleg scheme become a nefarious swindle, and basically assistance from his cousin, Felicity, and her husband, Demon, kept Dillon from break. Now impeccably sincere, he guards his hard-won acceptance and is the Keeper of the sign up of all racing horses in England. His status and aloofness make Dillon undeniably fascinating to younger girls, yet regardless of all of the lures thrown his manner, he is still bored stiff -- his cognizance unfixed.
Until "Miss Priscilla Dalling" erupts into his lifestyles. a beautiful attractiveness, she impacts Dillon as no different ever has, yet what fascinates him much more is this tempting younger girl is obviously determined, and both essentially mendacity approximately desirous to see the sign in to meet the whim of an eccentric aunt.
Lady Priscilla Dalloway will do anything to work out what's within the sign in -- even lie! Her dual brother, Russell, who had fought with their father and left the kin domestic to paintings with the best racehorses, has disappeared. Pris is familiar with that clues to his whereabouts are available within the tome Dillon Caxton refuses to allow her see.
She unleashes her female wiles on Dillon -- to no avail. yet Dillon is now made up our minds to profit the reality in the back of her quest. Exploiting the robust appeal that flares among them, he succeeds in convincing Pris to inform him all, to belief him along with her twin's existence. jointly, Dillon and Pris find Rus, in basic terms to find that his lifestyles is being threatened via the perpetrators of a tremendous having a bet swindle.
The time is ripe for Dillon to pay off outdated bills by means of assisting one other as he himself was once helped. Assisted through Demon, Felicity, and Barnaby Adair, Dillon and Pris embark on a trip riddled with possibility -- and indisputable ardour -- as they search to overturn the swindle and divulge Rus's lethal enemies. And alongside the way in which they notice the reply to that age-old query: What expense love?
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