Borrowed DreamseBook - 2011
The first Book In a New TrilogyTHE PROPOSALDriven to undo the evil wrought by her dead husband, Millicent Wentworth must find a way to save her estate and free the innocent people he enslaves. Her only hope is a marriage?in name only?to the notorious widower the Earl of Aytoun.THE GROOMDevastated by the tragic accident that killed his wife and left him gravely wounded, Lyon Pennington, fourth Earl of Aytoun, is tormented by the accusations that blame him for the catastrophe. Filled with despair, he lets his mother lure him into a marriage of convenience?for the sake of a good-hearted woman on the verge of financial ruin.THE DESIREUnder Millicent's gentle gaze, Lyon begins to regain his strength and his wounded heart begins to heal. And soon Millicent discovers that beneath his unruly beard and grim demeanor, Lyon just may be the most handsome?and caring?man she's ever encountered. For the first time in her life, she realizes that she is alive?alive with a smoldering desire for the one man she'll love forever...Winner of Holt Medallion for Best Historical RomanceWinner of Romantic Times Award for Best British-Set Historical RomanceMay 28, 2003: Millicent Wentworth may have been unshackled from a miserable life when her cruel husband dies, but his legacy has left her impoverished and desperately needing to get help so she can continue to help those he enslaved. Her one hope comes with the offer of a marriage of convenience to a dowager's son. Lyon Pennington was emotionally and physically crippled in a horrific accident that left him a widower tormented by accusations of causing his wife's death. As the end of her life approaches, his loving mother is concerned about his care, and sees Millicent as someone who could assume the role of caregiver. Reluctantly, both parties agree. Neither wants another spouse, yet the marriage brings them both healing, desire, and eventually love.*****This is a tender story that offers a fresh and unusual twist on the Beauty and the Beast fable that holds a dear place in many a heart. A KEEPER!May McGoldrick's novels are"Richly romantic." ?Nora Roberts"Enchanting." ?The Philadelphia Inquirer"Excellent." ?Heather GrahamComplete Book List as of 2011Writing as May McGoldrick:GHOST OF THE THAMESMADE IN HEAVENDREAMS OF DESTINYCAPTURED DREAMSBORROWED DREAMSTHE REBELTESS AND THE HIGHLANDERTHE PROMISETHE FIREBRANDTHE ENCHANTRESSTHE DREAMERFLAMETHE INTENDEDBEAUTY OF THE MISTHEART OF GOLDANGEL OF SKYETHISTLE AND THE ROSEWriting as Nicole Cody & May McGoldrickLOVE AND MAYHEM (Arsenic and Old Armor)Writing as Jan Coffey:THE BLIND EYETHE PUPPET MASTERTHE DEADLIEST STRAINTHE PROJECTSILENT WATERSFIVE IN A ROWTROPICAL KISSFOURTH VICTIMTRIPLE THREATTWICE BURNEDTRUST ME ONCEWriting as Nikoo Kafi:OMID'S SHADOWNonfiction: By Nikoo & Jim McGoldrickMARRIAGE OF MINDS: Collaborative Fiction WritingSTEP WRITE UP: 21st Century Creativity Skills
Publisher: [S.I.] : May McGoldrick, 2011.
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