The Devil in Disguise: A Regency Rogues Novel
Filled with espionage and intrigue, Stefanie Sloane’s witty and horny debut is a Regency historical—the first novel in a back-to-back Regency Rogues trilogy that includes seductive spies and the women they need to protect.
Lord William Randall, the Duke of Clairemont, is a rake with little regard for society—a very unlikely suitor for girl Lucinda gray. yet his newest project for the younger Corinthians, an elite secret agent association, includes keeping her from a kidnapping plot. to do that, the infamous “Iron Will” needs to use his devilish attraction to seduce Lucinda and persuade her he’s invaluable of her realization. William by no means deliberate to develop into enthralled by way of the stunning girl Grey—or to lose his personal center within the bargain.
Beautiful and fiercely clever, Lucinda has controlled to gracefully keep away from even the main chronic suitors. till the Duke of Clairemont, that's. She’s tempted by means of his sinfully sensuous mouth and piercing eyes, and unearths it difficult to withstand the champion thoroughbred he bargains her in trade for the honour of relationship her. Can she continue him at arm’s size while his contact begs her to permit him rather a lot nearer?
Frank and let you know that I a lot favor you through my part instead of a number of steps distant.” Lucinda laughed, figuring out her rebellious physique additionally loved the nearness of his a lot taller, broader body. “Your Grace, notwithstanding I comprehend you’ve been out of well mannered society for your time, i believe you keep in mind what's thought of applicable habit whereas dating a girl. This,” she stated, motioning to the gap she used to be at present placing among them, “is appropriate. i can't have my attractiveness sullied.
Assessing his atmosphere and calculating his break out routes. A flash of silver stuck the sunshine. Will braced himself as a dismal determine flew out of the blackness behind the alley, heavily through a moment and 3rd. Will pressed opposed to the wall and waited, shedding to his knees on the final moment. the 1st guy neglected Will and hit the wall challenging, the sound of his face connecting with brick filling the air. He crumpled at the flooring to Will’s correct, moaning. Will drove forward,.
Understatement,” Will teased, wincing with soreness as he tried to sit up straight. She moved to regulate his pillows, the scent of her filling Will’s nostril. “Why are you here?” “In this bed—” “You be aware of what i'm asking of you,” she interrupted, pushing her lengthy, golden hair from her face. Will settled into the fluffed pillows. “I might infrequently be a formal suitor if I allowed you to gallivant around the nation-state alone.” “You knew that Aunt Charlotte observed me—” “And how might she have fared.
no longer come all this fashion to overlook the race,” she replied, inflammation turning out to be in her voice. “The excellent spot for viewing is at the again of this horse. Now, support me or I will be compelled to invite one among your men.” Will reluctantly put his palms approximately Lucinda’s waist and lifted her into the saddle. He waited to unencumber her till she came across her stability within the seat, sitting sideways in a man’s saddle no effortless feat. She straightened her pelisse and held out her hand for the reins, silently not easy he.
Upon her husband’s demise, wanting to make room for Langdon and the spouse and kinfolk she’d hopefully assumed he’d gather as soon as he’d taken at the identify. acknowledged spouse and kin have been nonetheless breathlessly awaited by way of the Dowager Duchess. From what sprint knew of the girl, she’d wait so long as she needed to, responsibility and accountability way more very important than loss of life ever can be. “Yes, do pay up. I’ll no longer have you ever besmirching the identify of Bourne by means of denying what rightfully belongs to Sophia,” Langdon chimed in, the.