By Laura Lee Guhrke
A Royal Pain... The illegitimate daughter of a prince and a infamous courtesan, Lucia has been restricted to colleges and convents for many of her existence. yet that hasn't stopped her from inflicting one scandal after one other. Exasperated, her royal father makes a decision that his beautiful hellion of a daughter needs to be married instantly. And Sir Ian Moore, Britain's so much right diplomat, is definitely the right guy to settle on her a groom. international relations, now not matchmaker, is Ian's area of expertise, yet he vows to get Lucia married off once attainable in order that he might go back to his actual tasks. but, regardless of an abundance of very keen, helpful applicants, none is a fit for Lucia's spirit and hearth. And the extra time Ian spends with the infuriating good looks, the extra reluctant he's to marry her off. may well or not it's that he has already came upon Lucia the suitable husband...and it truly is Ian himself?
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Perfect was not how Ian would have described it. ” Stanton gave an apologetic little cough. ” “I am now a marriage broker for wayward girls,” he muttered, jerking at his cravat. ” “Good God. ” “Not quite so infamous nowadays. ” “She’s been the toast of London for years. She has bedded more peers and ruined more fortunes than I can count. ” Ian tried to dredge up the discretion for which he was so well-known and the diplomatic finesse that had made him such a valuable asset to the British Empire, but for the life of him, he could not manage it at this moment.
Good teeth, strong and healthy, excellent breeding . . yes, he’ll do. ” Francesca laughed. “Oh, my darling! ” “Oh, yes he did. Cesare comes in August, and I am to be engaged by then to whichever appropriate gentleman Sir Ian can find. Do I have a choice? Are my wishes considered? No! A man is being paid to take me. ” She stopped pacing and sat down on the edge of the bed. “Insufferable man. So cold, so haughty. ” She turned her head to look at her mother as the other woman sat down beside her.
I am asking you to make the most of this opportunity,” her mother said. “Go to balls and parties, meet young men, make friends, enjoy the rest of the season with respectable people and enjoy yourself. ” Lucia sighed. ” “No power? What makes you think such a thing? My love, you have formidable weapons. SHE’S NO PRINCESS 57 You have beauty and you have brains and you have a kind, loving heart. When a woman has those, it is the men who are powerless. The first thing you must do is get Sir Ian on your side.
She's No Princess (Avon Romantic Treasure) by Laura Lee Guhrke