BRUSHED BY SCANDAL Lady Annabelle Durst may be beautiful, but at four-and-twenty she's firmly - and contentedly!- on the shelf.
She's learnt there's nothing more important than protecting her heart against the perils of love. Then Anna's family is embroiled in the scandal of the season, with only Sir Barrington Parker to turn to.
He has a reputation for exposing society's most disreputable secrets, and to save her family's honour oh, so sensible Anna will do anything - even risk her reputation - to persuade this dangerous man to help... COURTING MISS VALLOIS Miss Sophie Vallois's looks and grace make her an instant hit with London Society. No one would know that the French beauty is a mere farmer's daughter, with no interest in marriage whatsoever.... Except Robert Silverton, who has other reasons for staying away from Sophie. Yet her spirit and compassion intrigue him.... Rather than keeping her at arm's length, Robert soon wants the delectable Miss Vallois well and truly in his arms!