Scandal in Scotland (Hurst Amulet, Book 2) - download pdf or read online
By Karen Hawkins
Manhattan instances bestselling writer Karen Hawkins spins an unforgettable story of a charming attractiveness with a mystery, a rushing sea captain on a treacherous mission—and the worthy artifact that seals their future. A determined attractiveness regardless of repute and numerous admirers, actress Marcail Beauchamp hasn't ever forgotten William Hurst, the audacious seafarer she as soon as enjoyed . . . and misplaced. Now, compelled through a mysterious blackmailer who threatens her family members, she needs to thieve an historical onyx field from the only guy she’s vowed by no means to work out back. A daring ADVENTURER to avoid wasting his brother from a ruthless abductor, William needs to convey the artifact as ransom. He’s surprised whilst Marcail, extra beautiful than ever, all at once seems on his send. but if she medications him and steals the field, his fury is aware no bounds. THE TREASURE everybody desires William pursues Marcail, yet too past due: she has already introduced the field. The estranged fanatics become aware of they need to paintings together—both to regain the artifact which can suggest existence or loss of life to his kin and to ruin the mysterious blackmailer’s strength over her relatives. hence starts off a high-stakes quest in the course of the reaches of Scotland, a quest that stirs up long-forgotten stories and an unquenchable ardour. . . .
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Vast Corinthian columns and tall arches soared above. “Capital,” Timtree uttered, jaded eyes firmly in place. Bateman scrutinized everything, his eyes chronicling the wealth. Parley was trying hard to portray the priggish man that he was, pretending a nonchalance that everything in his vicinity was beneath him. Sloane looked perfectly at ease, which made sense since he lived on the extensive Sloanestone properties. But there was something in his eyes as well. Desire. Or maybe hope. Sebastien surveyed the surroundings through a narrowed view—the gilt knobs, the frescoes that showed scenes of conquering armies and ruling deities.
I…” If only she hadn‟t made the mistake with Patrick…she might have been able to help Sarah in London…to prevent this fiasco of a contest from occurring. She could have begged the earl to let her go as Sarah‟s companion. Could have… She shoved the thoughts firmly away. She had a chance to make the right decision this time, to help Sarah, and she would. Caroline slipped an arm around her. “Things will work out. ” She‟d keep her away from the likes of Sebastien Deville. Make sure that he and his kind did not win.
A prank. ” Sebastien looked at Petrie, Valpage‟s third son, and wasn‟t so sure. He looked as irritated and baffled as the others, and he was the type of man who couldn‟t hide anything on his face—one of the reasons he was so terrible at gambling. The grooms bustled about trying to figure out which tack went with which horse, obviously confused as to how such a thing could have happened. Whoever had done this had done it well. As it turned out, more than just the tack had been swapped. Each blanket and each saddle had been exchanged.
Scandal in Scotland (Hurst Amulet, Book 2) by Karen Hawkins