The Heir (Paperback)
|Author: Grace Burrowes|
|Weighed down by responsibilities and determined to avoid the rounds of country houses and matchmakers, the Earl of Wyndham decides to summer in London. There he discovers a potentially perfect duchess in the person of his lovely, mysterious housekeeper. Original.|
From the Publisher:
Award-winning debut author Grace Burrowes introduces a deeply engaging series of Regency romances
A debut novel by a rising star with remarkable characters, intriguing plots, and settings of fascinating historical accuracy. In this Regency era battle of wits, wills, and the sexes, a wily old duke is determined to see the succession of his line secured, and his three headstrong sons are equally determined to resist the bonds of matrimony. In The Heir, the first in the series, the Earl of Wyndham, weighed down by responsibilities and determined to avoid the rounds of country houses of and matchmaking mamas, decides to summer in London. There he discovers a potentially perfect duchess in his lovely, mysterious housekeeper...
Selected by Publishers Weekly as a 2010 Top 100 Book.