A Dangerous Man by Connie Brockway

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By Connie Brockway

"**In this spellbinding novel, Connie Brockway dazzles along with her penetrating insights into the most unlikely desires and darkish wants of the human heart.**

Mercy Coltrane, a brash younger American girl, has arrived in England to go looking for her lacking brother. keen to possibility something in her quest, she seeks out the aid of Hart Moreland, the mercenary her father enlisted years in the past to guard his land—when Hart used to be often called Duke the Gunslinger.

Now Earl of Perth in his local England, Hart has became his again on his previous so that it will in achieving a well-merited place of admire and tool, and the very last thing he wishes is a reminder of his violent background. yet Mercy proves to be even more than simply a painful remnant of the realm he left at the back of. brilliant, witty, and lovely, she embodies the chance for happiness that Hart desperately craves.

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She was caught. And surely she was caught by the wicked earl himself. Tall, dark, and authoritative, it was the young man in the picture some ten or more years older. The astonished silence stretched, and then the earl closed the door and approached. “I was not aware that the Murchi-sons had hired staff. ” He thought her a servant intruding where she had no business to be. “Beg pardon, sir,” Anna mumbled, thinking furiously. If she could just get out of this room without revealing her identity, he might never know who she was.

Anna played with ideas as she wandered the uninspired garden, pulling up a weed here or there. At the limit of the garden she turned to look back at the row of houses. They told her nothing, however. Number 10, with its blinds drawn, was particularly uncommunicative. There was a gate in the back of the garden and Anna saw that it opened onto the mews. There was a gate from the mews into the garden of number 10, too. She resisted the temptation to explore. The garden was unlikely to hold the key to the mystery.

Are you sure you’re not sickening or something? Anna struggled up, trying to appear her usual cheery self. “Of course I’m not! ” “The state of the candle tells that story, miss,” said Martha with a glance at the candlestick. Full memory rushed back and Anna winced at the thought of the story that candlestick could tell. Along with memory came anxiety. What would Lord Carne have done when he couldn’t find Maggie? Had he called in the Bow Street Runners? One thing was certain, Anna must make sure the man never set eyes on her.

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