Once Upon a Pillow
Christina Dodd, Connie Brockway
A as soon as in a life-time romance...one bewitching bed…four beautiful couples…two spell binding authors…
Once Upon a Pillow tells the tale of the superb Masterson mattress and the passionate enthusiasts who percentage it in the course of the a while. This gleaming novel by way of of historic romances' brightest stars—Christina Dodd and Connie Brockway—is set in the course of 4 of England’s so much exciting eras and proves that real love—and hot desire—are really undying. Once Upon a Pillow includes…
First Knight by means of Connie Brockway
In medieval England, a conflict weary knight returns from the Crusades trying to find peace and unearths as a substitute the feisty—and bloodthirsty—wife-by-proxy he’d forgotten he even had.
Kidnapped by way of Christina Dodd
A poverty-stricken lord concocts the appropriate plan to win a fortune by way of abducting and marrying an heiress, yet reveals his personal middle stolen whilst he snatches the incorrect woman.
Her Captive via Connie Brockway
in the course of George III's reign, a highwayman’s attractive sister will do something to guard her brother from the daring kingsman set on his path, no matter if it potential chaining the fierce and livid guy to her mattress.
Last Night by way of Christina Dodd
The guy in her home is a stranger to her, a threat to her, and the only guy she shouldn't ever love…and can’t face up to.
“Four delightfully funny and delectably horny romances that exemplify Brockway and Dodd’s witty writing and skill for growing compelling characters.”—Booklist
“Witty, sensual, pleasant and natural enjoyable! an ideal anthology that permits Ms. Brockway and Ms. Dodd to show off their abilities for storytelling. each one story is exclusive, lovingly crafted and peopled with such likable characters that i needed for extra in their tales and so will you. this can be a shining instance of what a staff of gifted authors can do with an idea—and what an concept it is!”—Romantic Times
Boulder.” Nicholas may good think that. He checked out Cabot Manor status over the riverbank, the fields being became through males and a staff of oxen. She must be resolute to direct the retaining. “She’s a good steward, my wife.” He left simply enough query within the assertion to ask remark. “No guy may well do better,” the boy avowed. “Aye. yet she hasn’t a lot dignity, I think.” The boy regarded shocked. “Lady Jocelyn? As dignified as a bishop in his miter. Why might you think that.
They pounded on it and nonetheless it took an outstanding 5 mins ahead of a servant ultimately responded. They driven their means in. “Your master!” Father Timothy demanded. “Where is he?” The younger guy, a half-peeled onion nonetheless in his hand, seemed round, careworn through the looks of the 2 frantic monks. “Upstairs. within the mattress Room.” “The mattress Room?” Father Eidart echoed in confusion. The boy nodded. “The sun correct on the most sensible of the steps. the place The mattress is.” Father Timothy missed the boys unusual.
either monks agreed, visions of a gem- encrusted reliquary and shrunk toe dancing of their imaginations. “Because Sir Nicholas is grasp right here now.” “Yes.” She swept her arm out towards the window. “This is the master’s holding.” They nodded. “This is the master’s manor.” extra nodding. “That,” she seemed at the back of her, “is the master’s bed.” either clergymen checked out the huge and matted mattress in the back of the couple and speedy away. She smiled then, for the 1st time in view that they entered, and.
Her dilated eyes, her parted lips, and the veil of enjoyment that cloaked her pores and skin. And if hope hadn’t had time to ripen into love, she was once younger. He might watch for her center to evoke. yet then she’d came upon he’d stored the reality of why he’d come to Trecombe from her. And having been deceived in a single subject, she refused to think he hadn’t deceived her in all others. Even now, whatever the rate it had price him, objectively he knew he’d had no selection. simply because as effortless to learn as she was,.
Their energy and slid away. She desired to carry him, she fairly did, yet she may scarcely wiggle her feet. in reality, she wasn’t yes she had feet. yet she had different elements, for he crammed her nonetheless. In a vulnerable voice, he informed her, “That used to be the main magnificent second of my life.” He kissed her cheek, then slowly, he withdrew from her physique. For a quick second, she attempted to carry him, yet she couldn’t. He was once turning out to be delicate. She needed to permit him cross. Falling again at the pillows, he groaned. “That’s it.