Publisher Description

Lady Patience Kendall crossed the sea to marry, but her intended died before she arrived in America.

Penniless and stranded, she found a risky way to get home: Charge several rich Colonials to take their daughters to England and find them rich, titled husbands.

Only at ship's departure did she realize every motherwanted her daughter towed the same man, the Marquess of Andover. She’d surely be able to get an introduction.

On the journey, Captain Grant St. Benedict was anything but friendly. Just because her girls caused a few mishaps aboard ship?

Grant had never met a woman more irritating, or more desirable, than the Lady Patience Kendall. But however dangerous his interest, he couldn’t resist teaching the delicious distraction that independence was nothing to passion.
A history of SEA SCOUNDREL: In 1999, the book, LADY PATIENCE, needed to be cut in half to fit the Precious Gem Line for Kensington Publishing. Now, here in its full award-winning, uncut glory for the first time is the story of the Sea Captain and his Lady.

Review Quotes for SEA SCOUNDREL:

“The love story between the Captain and his lady is simply marvelous. The dialogue is witty and the girls’ shipboard antics will have you laughing out loud. Don’t miss this one.” Suzanne Coleburn, The Belles & Beaux of Romance 

“This lighthearted romance interlaced with humorous, zany, shipboard antics, charming repartee, matchmaking, and sensual love scenes, will delight any lover of historical romance.” Sofia, Calico Trails Review

“Ms. Blair's writing is as smooth as a fine Kentucky bourbon. Sexy ... fun ... top notch entertainment. ” Debbie, Romance Reader at Heart


1997 RWA Golden Heart Finalist 

1991 A Heart of the Rockies Award 

1991 A Dallas Area Romance Authors Award

May 27
Annette Blair
Gossamer Publishing, LLC

Customer Reviews

Howling gale ,


This is good! Clearly a number of typos does not ruin an amazing love story😁

Eitel19 ,

Sea Scoundrel

This was a good book. I have had it in my library for a long time. I let my Unlimited expire and may wait a couple months to catch up on my reading. I was a Navy wife for 18 years and always love stories about the sea.

bitter_depths ,

Good but abrupt

Absolutely funny and amazing, the ending seemed incredibly rushed and not finished, however. Left a lot of loose strings untied.

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