By Patricia Cabot
"When attractive Kate Mayhew is employed as chaperone to Burke Traherne's headstrong daughter Isabel, the Marquis reveals himself in an very unlikely quandary. Torn among the information that she is precisely what Isabel wishes but additionally, for him, the worst attainable temptation, he unearths himself in consistent proximity with somebody who threatens his independence. identified for his steely strength of will because the day he stuck his spouse with a lover, Burke has vowed by no means to chance marriage back.
In accepting his lordship's supply of employment, the feisty Kate faces perils; her wild allure to a guy who has sworn off love, and a date along with her personal scandalous past...which she can't maintain mystery endlessly.
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A Little Scandal by Patricia Cabot