Alexandra Hawkins All Afternoon with a Scandalous Marquess Simon Jefferes, the Marquess of Sainthill, has done the unthinkablehes fallen in love. The so-called "Saint" has spent his life gambling, dallying with women, and satisfying his every whim. And he fully intended to continue his wicked ways, until he met the mysterious, exotic, and irresistible Madame Vennathe one woman he cant haveand the only one hes ever wanted for more than an evening.
The proprietress of the Golden Pearl, one of Londons most exclusive brothels, Madame Venna takes pride in the lush, decadent club shes created. With a half-mask to conceal her identity, shes careful to safeguard something even more valuableher heart. But Saint is determined to tear down the walls shes built around herself, and to finally expose the truththat Madame Venna is a woman very much in lovewith him.