Midnight Marriage: A Georgian Historical Romance (Roxton Family Saga Book 2)
Stand-alone publication 2 within the Roxton kin Saga, Julian and Deb's story
1760s England and France. Julian and Deb are hurriedly, and secretly, married off as children. Julian is then banished to the continent. Deb is lower back to the nursery, advised her nighttime marriage was once only a undesirable dream from the results of laudanum. 9 years later, Julian returns incognito to assert his bride sooner than a debonair rival can seduce her into bigamous wedlock. Can Julian and Deb’s marriage live to tell the tale this kind of calculated deception?
Set within the opulent global of the aristocracy and encouraged by way of actual occasions, Lucinda Brant gives you one other lavish 18th century event in her trademark sort — heart-wrenching drama with a fortunately ever after.
Lucinda Brant's sweeping kinfolk sagas are an ideal reminder of why I fell in love with historic romance — Cheryl Bolen, New York Times bestselling author
Awards for this Book
- 2013 Readers′ Favorite foreign publication Award Medalist
“MIDNIGHT MARRIAGE incorporates at the Roxton sequence culture with nonetheless one other really good story set within the 1700s the place existence is something yet uncomplicated. you are going to once more be reminded why Lucinda Brant’s books are this kind of treasure.” — SWurman: five STARS, a Night Owl Reviews most sensible Pick
“Nice twists and turns, dramatic revelations, and a few relaxing chaos make this a publication that retains the reader turning the pages. hugely recommended!” — Fiona Ingram: five STARS, Readers’ Favorite
Series: Stand-alone moment ebook within the hugely acclaimed ROXTON kin saga
type: Parental tips prompt (mild sensuality)
Length: Full-length novel (100,000 phrases, approximately four hundred typical pages no longer together with bonus material)
Edition: Revised, re-edited, and re-covered in 2014
Style: vintage romance with a latest voice
MIDNIGHT MARRIAGE is a stand-alone novel, yet many readers get pleasure from it as a part of a chain: Lucinda's characters inhabit an analogous meticulously-researched 18th Century global and all books cross-reference humans and occasions all through. you could discover the main points and delve deeper into the historical past inside of each one publication by way of vacationing LucindaBrantAuthor on Pinterest. if you desire to learn the books in chronological order, this is the sequence:
Roxton relatives Saga
1740s NOBLE SATYR (Renard and Antonia)
1760s dead night MARRIAGE (Julian and Deb)
1770s AUTUMN DUCHESS (Antonia and Jonathon)
1770s DAIR satan (Dair and Rory)
1770s PROUD MARY (Mary and Christopher) In growth
1780s SATYR’S SON (Harry and Lisa) In progress
ETERNALLY YOURS: Roxton Letters quantity One (A better half to the Roxton family members Saga Books 1–3)
FOREVER stay: Roxton Letters quantity (A better half to the Roxton relations Saga Books 4–6) In progress
Salt Hendon Series
1763 SALT BRIDE (Magnus and Jane)
1767 SALT REDUX (Antony and Caroline)
1767 A FAIRY CHRISTMAS (Kitty and Tom); a brief tale in SILVER BELLS assortment, a undying Romance anthology
Alec Halsey secret Series
Spring 1763 lethal ENGAGEMENT (Country condo homicide and mayhem)
Autumn 1763 lethal AFFAIR (A poisoned vicar and the mysterious Miranda)
wintry weather 1763 lethal PERIL (Bloody intrigue abroad)
summer time 1764 lethal kinfolk (Evil lurks in Edinburgh) In progress
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Godfather. He had noticeable the flash of disapproval go the previous man’s face. “I think a shave must wait until eventually my go back from the Tuileries.” Antonia touched Martin’s arm. “Thank you for now not telling Monseigneur. He has adequate to fret him what with that oaf Sartine bold to hassle him.” Julian’s head snapped around at his mom. “The lieutenant of police is the following stressful Father? Why?” “That it's unimportant,” the Duchess acknowledged dismissively, propelling him in the direction of the door. “Your brother.