Scandal Becomes HerBook - 2007
Love Is Sweetest When It's Unexpected
Nell Anslowe and Julian, Earl of Wyndham, are an unlikely couple in every respect. Injured in a riding accident ten years ago, Nell was left with a fiancewho abandoned their engagement, a slight limp, terrifying nightmares, and the firm belief that she will never marry. The abrupt end of Julian's unhappy marriage formed his resolve to remain a bachelor until the end of his days. But as Julian chases down his reckless stepsister, he seeks shelter from a summer storm in a cottage--and finds it occupied by Nell, who has escaped from a fortune-seeking libertine bent on carrying her off to Gretna Green. Discovered together by Nell's family, the couple's hasty wedding is the only way to save Nell from scandal--but the polite union each of them expects blossoms into something much more powerful. . .
Busbee's sweeping new novel delves into the souls of a man and a woman too wounded to believe in love--and too passionate to deny the truth in their hearts.
"One of the best romantic writers of our time." -"Affaire de Coeur "
"Every romance author alive owes Shirlee Busbee a huge debt. . .now she is back and better than ever " --"New York Times " bestselling author, Julia Quinn