By Elizabeth Essex
Daring, brazen, and gorgeous, the Reckless Brides refuse to play via society’s principles of courtship. But—come hell or excessive water—they consistently get their man…
A woman in Disguise
For generations, the Kents have served proudly with the British Royal military. So whilst her more youthful brother refuses to document for accountability, Sally Kent slips right into a uniform and takes his place—at least until eventually he involves his senses. Boldly mountain climbing aboard the Audacious, Sally is as able-bodied as any sailor there. yet one guy is making her think tantalizingly conscious of the full-bodied girl underneath her military blues…
A guy Overboard
Dedicated to his send, sworn to his duty—and distractingly gorgeous—Lieutenant David Colyear sees via Sally’s charade, and he’s livid. yet he needs to admit she’s the simplest midshipman on board—and a lady who tempts him like no different. along with his personal secrets and techniques to conceal and his profession at stake, Col concurs to maintain her on. yet can the fervour they cover live on the perils of a conflict at sea? quickly, their love and devotion may be positioned to the try out
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Perhaps they are a Germanic tribe that went east instead of west—they claim to be descendants of Alexander the Great and his men. "The Kafir languages are the damnedest ones I've ever come across, every valley with a different dialect. " He gave his cousin a laughing glance. " "Clearly they are people of great good sense," Sara said serenely, refusing to rise to her cousin's bait. " Ross bit his lower lip thoughtfully. "I never grew proficient enough in the language to be sure, but I had the impression that Peregrine was not a native son of Kafiristan.
Weldon drew her into his arms and sealed their betrothal with a kiss. Sara had guessed that this was coming and prepared herself. She had reached the age of twenty-seven with little experience of kissing, much less what came after. As his powerful arms pulled her against the starched linen of his shirt, she decided that his embrace was not so bad, though rather engulfing. Perhaps in time she would come to enjoy kissing. Then his tongue slipped between her lips into her mouth, and she stiffened.
Europe fascinated him. He asked questions constantly, absorbing every word like a sponge. "He must have put what he learned to good use,because when our paths crossed again two years ago in Cairo, he had left Kafiristan and become a very wealthy trader, with interests throughout the Orient. " Ross gave Sara a smile of cherubic innocence. " "Your tales always raise more questions than they answer," she commented, her eyes twinkling. " "I was hoping you would say that, for if you receive him, everyone will.
Almost a Scandal (The Reckless Brides, Book 1) by Elizabeth Essex