Someone to Hold, Paperback Book

Someone to Hold Paperback

Part of the Westcott series

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'Mary Balogh is the writer I read for pleasure.' Susan Elizabeth Phillips 'Balogh is the queen of spicy Regency-era romance, creating memorable characters in unforgettable stories.' BooklistA reversal of fortune befalls a young woman in the latest Westcott novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Only a Kiss and Someone to Love.Humphrey Wescott, Earl of Riverdale, has died, leaving behind a fortune and a scandalous secret that will forever alter the lives of his family-sending one daughter on a journey of self-discovery...With her parents' marriage declared bigamous, Camille Westcott is now illegitimate and without a title.

Looking to eschew the trappings of her old life, she leaves London to teach at the Bath orphanage where her newly discovered half-sister lived.

But even as she settles in, she must sit for a portrait commissioned by her grandmother and endure an artist who riles her every nerve.An art teacher at the orphanage that was once his home, Joel Cunningham has been hired to paint the portrait of the haughty new teacher.

But as Camille poses for Joel, their mutual contempt soon turns to desire. And it is only the bond between them that will allow them to weather the rough storm that lies ahead...'Balogh's graceful prose will draw you into the glittering world of Georgian England as though you were actually there.' Elizabeth Thornton'A romance writer of mesmerising intensity, Mary Balogh has the gift of making a relationship seem utterly real and utterly compelling.' Mary Jo Putney

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 400 pages
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Historical romance
  • ISBN: 9780349413655

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