By Veronica Heley
SHE HAD misplaced HER middle TO THE MYSTERIOUS STRANGER...
Raven-haired Sophia knew him as Philip wealthy, a negative relative of the Earl of Rame. and she or he knew that he woke up in her a yearning that her betrothed, Sir John Bladen, couldn't satisfy.
But she used to be pledged to prosperous Sir John so one can store her loved Tarrant corridor. So she scorned Philip's love merely to find, to her horror, that he was once, in fact, the well-known Earl himself.
And now the Earl has vowed to humble Sophia and to avenge his honor. His vengeance consists of Sophia, her Aunt Nan, and her rash brother jasper, within the risky plots of the Royal Pretender and within the intrigue on the sumptuous court docket of George II.