By Joan Wolf
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Young girl Jane Fitzmaurice had every thing that Regency society authorized of – perfect good looks, excellent breeding, and a good fortune.
But she additionally had a brain and middle of her personal that set heads shaking and tongues wagging.
Whoever heard of a well-born pass over spending extra time within the saddle than within the drawing room? How may possibly she favor the corporate of David likelihood, her good-looking horse-trainer, to that of Julian Wrexham, the main appealing nobleman in England?
Joan Wolf is a united states this day bestselling writer, whose acclaimed Regency romances have earned her nationwide popularity as a grasp of the style. Her many ancient and modern romances were hugely praised by way of reviewers and authors alike. Publisher's Weekly reviewed certainly one of her novels as ""historical fiction at its finest."" Joan used to be born in ny urban yet has lived such a lot of her existence in Connecticut along with her husband, little ones and various pets. An avid rider and horse proprietor, she enjoys that includes horses in her novels.
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Ich weiß nichts über ihre nächtlichen Ausflüge. Ich habe nie gewagt, sie da rauf anzusprechen. Ich weiß nur, dass sie nach ihrer Rückkehr nicht in ihr Zimmer ging, sondern zu mir ins Bett kroch. Ich stellte mich schlafend, aber ich spürte ihre eiskalte, feuchte Haut. Wie sie plaudernd mitten im Wohnzimmer sitzt, umringt von Bekannten aus der Nachbarschaft, von Müttern, die sie am Schultor getroffen hatte und die sie manchmal, selten, samt Kindern, mit denen wir dann im Garten spielten, zu Tee und Keksen ein lud.
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61 Olivier Adam Eine Welle des Raunens schluckte mich. Die Leute sahen uns an, ich lag verständnislos am Boden, mein Bruder mit geschlossenen Augen bewusst los neben mir. Mein Vater beugte sich über uns, und noch heute sehe ich deutlich den Ausdruck auf seinem Gesicht, sehe ich die Wut, die daraus sprach, als hätten wir uns einen dummen Streich erlaubt. Er schüttelte meinen Bruder, versetzte ihm zwei Ohrfeigen, aber Antoine blieb reglos im Mittelgang liegen, zerbrechlich und anmutig, den weichen Kopf auf dem eiskalten Boden.
A London Season (Regency Duo, Book 1) by Joan Wolf