Archive for June 10th, 2010


Two years ago, dashing Captain Samuel Breedlove disappeared without a word. But he’s resurfaced in London a wealthy man, only to discover his fiancée planning to wed another. Now Samuel needs to restore his good name and expose a villain–and tempting, temptable Cilla seems an ideal accomplice.

Priscilla Burke knows the marriage of her charge, Annabelle Bailey, to the Earl of Raventhorpe must be perfect. It would be madness for her to even consider doing anything that would mar this beautiful day and destroy her fledgling career as a wedding planner. Why then is she so drawn to this irresistible stranger who insists she help him sabotage the impending affair?

But a proper lady’s desire is nothing to toy with. And a man whose character has been questioned cannot allow himself to dream of happily ever after. This not-so-innocent seduction may have unforeseen consequences…


It’s June, and weddings are on the brain. That makes it the perfect time for the release of TEMPTING A PROPER LADY, the first book of my Brides of Nevarton Chase series.

In book one of this new Victorian trilogy, American sea captain Samuel Breedlove is determined to stop the wedding of Annabelle Bailey to his enemy, the Earl of Raventhorpe. But no one will listen to him when he tries to tell them that the earl attempted to kill him……no one except Cilla Burke, the woman planning the festivities. She agrees to help him stop the nuptials—in exchange for private lessons about men and the world of sensuality so that she might more wisely choose a new husband.

Warning: Widow meets sailor=HOT! (more…)

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