Captives of the Night

Captives of the Night

Loretta Chase


Leila Beaumont is a beautiful and proficient portrait painter trapped in a loveless marriage along with her profligate husband, Francis. even though in the past, Francis a great deal performed the hero, rescuing and marriage ceremony the orphaned 17-year-old Leila - Francis' more moderen hedonistic way of life of ingesting, drugging and womanizing has not just earned him numerous enemies in London, yet misplaced him the affection of his spouse. while Francis turns up lifeless within the Beaumont townhouse, correct after a noisy and vitriolic argument along with his spouse, Leila is obvious because the basic suspect, blameless although she is. as a result of Francis' many enemies and sufferers, executive officers instigate a quiet research, lots of whom worry fallout from Francis' a number of blackmail and extortion schemes. the guy they name on - the attractive blue-eyed Comte d'Esmond - is a guy of many skills who has spent the prior ten years as one of many government's so much relied on covert operatives; a guy who additionally has a depressing and treacherous earlier. Neither Leila, nor Esmond is mainly satisfied to be operating jointly - their dating is considered one of severe appeal followed by way of excessive resistance. Leila had some time past given up at the thought of affection and observed her husband as a method of propriety in London, yet now she unearths the harmful Esmond's seductive allure approximately impossible to resist. yet interact they need to: Esmond, with a delicately hidden id that will surprise Leila to the center and Leila along with her personal secrets and techniques to keep... it really is possibility that unites them and it really is probability that chains their hearts: Esmond's virility and ambitious contact enflame Leila's blood...and draw her into the main impossible to resist intrigue of all...truly passionate love.

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