New PDF release: Sylvester, or the Wicked Uncle
By Georgette Heyer
"This is Heyer's simply romance novel to add a feminine author within the Regency international the place a tender girl didn't often have these aspirations.
Sylvester, Duke of Salford, falls in love with a feisty younger girl who wishes not anything to do with him and aspires to be a writer—in truth she has written a scandalous novel that portrays him because the villain. Then a ballroom come across launches a true scandal...
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Her voice had taken on a strident tone. “I don’t,” he gruffly returned. ” If I always got whatever I wanted, I would have had a different father and a different childhood. A normal one. ” “It’s incomprehensible that you’d cut off your nose to spite your face,” he coldly rebuked. ” “We disagree on what it’s worth,” she answered as coldly. ” he said very, very softly. The woman had the instincts of a highwayman. ” How dare he speak to her in that accusing tone. “In fact, the things that truly matter are never about money!
Their financial resources were always stretched thin. But she’d never long succumbed to desolation—a testament perhaps to her father’s hearty spirits and her mother’s optimistic nature, which she’d inherited. Her mother had served as helpmate and inspiration to her father, who had spent a life engaged in scientific research. Eschewing fame and monetary recompense, he’d been intent on the pure joy of discovery. So she’d fully understood Edward’s passion for poetry; she’d even sympathized with his fascination for gambling.
She is unspeakably ill-natured and blind to all reason,” Fitz brusquely retorted. ” Holding up a finger, he smiled thinly. “Let me rephrase that. I want her gone. ” The barrister suppressed his astonishment; Groveland was not a vindictive man. ” “Yes, yes, I understand,” Fitz murmured, dismissing Hutchinson’s reservations. “Naturally, she must be dealt with lawfully. ” “To a point, Your Grace. ” Fitz’s dark brows rose. “That definitive point is what I pay you for, Hutchinson. ” He blew out a breath.
Sylvester, or the Wicked Uncle by Georgette Heyer