Lady Marian Lawrence is in London to snare a rich husband to save her family from ruina difficult task given her biting wit and lack of beauty. Hiding her true self, Marian is about to win the wealthy and amiable Lord Darleyuntil the detestable Reginald Montague blocks their path to the altar. Reginald Montague has vowed to never marry and is determined to keep his bestfriend Darley from being snared by a fortune hunter.
A master of subtle stratagem, Reginald sets out to transform Marians dislike for him into desire and is caught in his own trap even as Marian struggles to keep her true self a secret and her heart her own. REVIEWS A deliciously light-hearted traditional Regency. Mary Jo Putney, author of Sometimes a Rogue THE REGENCY NOBLES SERIES, in orderThe Genuine Article The Marquess The English Heiress The Irish Duchess