By Barbara Monajem
As soon as a infamous rake, Camden people, Marquis of Warbury, is now ate up by means of wish for just one lady: appealing younger widow Frances Burdett. And the xmas festivities at his kingdom property current the precise chance for seduction...
After her short and unsatisfying marriage, Frances Burdett swore by no means to turn into tied to a different guy. Then a passionate kiss below the mistletoe reawakens longings she concept buried without end. yet can she provide in to the pleasures of the physique with a rogue like Cam--without wasting her middle?
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