By Liz Carlyle
Passion and secrets and techniques simmer at the back of the stylish façade of Victorian London in A Bride by way of Moonlight, one other deliciously interesting romance via Liz Carlyle that includes the harmful males of the mysterious St. James Society.
Faced with homicide fees, Lisette Colburne by no means imagined aligning herself with Scotland Yard—not with the scandalous lifestyles she’s led. but if Commissioner Royden Napier proposes—that in alternate for her freedom—she fake to be his spouse so he can get to the bottom of a brutal secret, she concurs. What neither counts on is their hot, indisputable attraction.
Sexy and action-packed, Liz Carlyle’s A Bride by way of Moonlight is a gorgeous love tale set in Victorian excessive society with compelling characters and chic, emotional prose that would entice readers of historic romance.
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