Lady Anne's lover / Maggie Robinson.Series: Robinson, Maggie, London List: book 2.Publisher: New York, NY : Brava, 2013Description: 346 pages ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780758269102 ; 0758269102 .Subject(s): Veterans -- Fiction | Interpersonal attraction -- Fiction | London (England) -- Fiction | Great Britain -- History -- Regency, 1811-1820 -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Regency fiction. | Love stories.DDC classification: 813/.6 Summary: An advertisement for a housekeeper in Lord Gray's tabloid newspaper, the London list, brings together two people--Lady Imaculata Anne Egremont and Major Gareth Ripton-Jones--who both need to repair their less than savory reputations.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
<p>Lady Imaculata Anne Egremont has appeared in the scandalous pages of the London List often enough. The reading public is so bored with her nonsense, she couldn't make news now unless she took a vow of chastity. But behind her naughty hijinks is a terrible fear. It's time the List helped her. With a quick scan through its job postings and a few whacks at her ridiculous name, she's off to keep house for a bachelor veteran as plain Anne Mont.</p> <p>Major Gareth Ripton-Jones is dangerously young and handsome on the face of it, but after losing his love and his arm in short order, he is also too deep in his cups to notice that his suspiciously young housekeeper is suspiciously terrible at keeping house. Until, that is, her sharp tongue and her burnt coffee penetrate even his misery - and the charm underneath surprises them both. Trust the worst cook in Wales to propose a most unexpected solution to his troubles . . .</p> <p> Praise for Maggie Robinson's Novels </p> <p>'Steam rises from the pages.' RT Book Reviews (4 stars) on Mistress by Marriage </p> <p>'Deliciously wicked . . . hard to put down.' Romance Junkies (5 stars) on Mistress by Midnight </p>
Sequel to: Lord Gray's list.
Includes excerpt from Lord Gray's list.
An advertisement for a housekeeper in Lord Gray's tabloid newspaper, the London list, brings together two people--Lady Imaculata Anne Egremont and Major Gareth Ripton-Jones--who both need to repair their less than savory reputations.