In the first in Tessa Dare's captivating Castles Ever After series, a mysterious fortress is the setting for an unlikely love . . .Growing up as the daughter of famed author Sir Henry Goodnight, Isolde spun romantic tales of knights and maidens. But now Izzy has nothing--aside from a stone heap inherited from her godfather. Gostley Castle is rundown, reportedly haunted, and already inhabited--by a darkly sensual recluse who claims to be the Duke of Rothbury. And he's not budging.
Ransom Vane intends to find the castle's rumored treasure. After a life marked by hardship and betrayal, he deserves it--far more than any sheltered English miss. Except Izzy is no gullible girl; she's intelligent, tenacious, and tempting beyond reason. With her wits and his brawn, they could find the priceless relics. All he needs to do is resist the urge to care for her.A simple task . . . and quite impossible, when Izzy is fast becoming the prize he craves most of all . . .
About the Author
Tessa Dare is a part-time librarian,full-time mommy, and swing-shift author ofhistorical romance. She makes her home inSouthern California, where she shares a cozy,cluttered bungalow with her husband,their two children, and a big brown dog.
ISBN: 9780062240194 ISBN-10: 0062240196 Series: Castles Ever After Audience:
Number Of Pages: 384 Published: 5th February 2014 Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 17.0 x 10.9
Weight (kg): 0.18