The Widow Vanishes, the prequel novella to my new Heart of Enquiry series, will be available as a stand alone on October 2nd!
Now available for pre-order at itunes.
Available at other retailers on 10.2.2014.
The Widow Vanishes
A Lady in Peril
A brief, disastrous marriage leaves Annabel Foster buried in her dead husband’s debt and at the mercy of a menacing cutthroat. With no other means to pay off the monstrous sum, she is given two choices: death—or selling her body. On her first night at the bawdy house, she steels herself for the worst … but nothing can prepare her for the thrill of unexpected passion.
A Scotsman with a Past
Former soldier William McLeod has left both his regiment and privileged family behind. Haunted by the past, he makes his living as a guard in London’s underworld. When he’s offered a night with a tempting wench, he thinks only to slake his lust … and instead discovers desire beyond his wildest fantasies.
One Night of Passion
From Will and Annabel’s first touch, lust flares into insatiable hunger. But fate places them on opposing sides of a dangerous cat-and-mouse game. Can the two overcome betrayal and together defeat an evil foe? Will one night of passion lead to a lifetime of love?
Novella Length (Approximately 36,000 words)
This last installment of the Mayhem in Mayfair series stars the sensible, long-suffering Miss Charity Sparkler and the rake in need of redemption (or a swift kick in the *ahem* backside) Mr. Paul Fines. It was a particular delight for me to write the story of these two seemingly disparate characters who must overcome their vulnerabilities in order to find their happy ending. To quote our ever eloquent rake, “Love is magic …”