Chester Peyton, the Marquess of Astwick, has never forgotten his first love. Nor has he ever gotten over her. But now, thirteen years later, time has come for him to finally settle down and do his duty as far as both his title and his dragon of a mother are concerned. Everything would be so much easier if Chet's heart didn't still belong to the enchanting Scot he gave it to once upon a time.
After following her late husband's regiment from one end of the continent to the other, Lady Hannah Campbell returns to London a very different woman than the lass she once was. With her two sons in tow, she now has to navigate the waters of the ton, which seem more foreign than the lands she has traversed the last dozen years. And all the while, she has to keep hidden the scandalous secret that made her flee England so very long ago.
Customer ReviewsSee All
Only Half of the Story
I have read and listened to many great novellas. This is not one of them. The story itself is interesting. The characters are really interesting - you get to know them and like them immediately. But the main plot element is completely missing from the middle - there are two chapters leading up to it and then the story skips completely to the end. You miss all the good parts - the conflict, the drama, and the romance. Oh, and did I mention that the story doesn't actually end? Well it does, in a way. The recording stops. Seriously, this is the 99-cent version of a $20 story - not worth it!