The Other Guy's Bride (Braxton, Book 2) by Connie Brockway PDF
By Connie Brockway
"Determined to end up her worthy as a budding archeologist, Ginesse Braxton vows to unravel one of many world’s maximum mysteries — to discover the site of the misplaced urban of Zerzura. regrettably, no guy dares take the danger of escorting an unwed younger girl around the open desolate tract. yet on her solution to Egypt, Ginesse engages in a bold deception — she is going to swap locations with Mildred Whimpelhall, who's touring to fulfill her fiancé, an officer published deep within the Sahara.
Years earlier than, cynical adventurer Jim Owen disappeared from his former lifestyles to flee the darkish secrets and techniques of a prior. Betrayed by way of the girl he enjoyed and scorned via right society, he consents to hold out a danger-fraught activity: escort Mildred Whimpelhall throughout a lawless desolate tract to her meant. yet Jim is set to benefit that “Mildred” isn't precisely what she seems…and the risks they face jointly are eclipsed simply via an excellent larger peril: falling in love, opposed to all cause, with one other guy’s bride.
“Take one enthralling, free-spirited girl and one challenging hearted loner, toss in a few witty discussion [and] a few heated ardour, and you've got the fitting recipe for love — the opposite Guy’s Bride.” —Christina Dodd, writer of In mattress with the Duke
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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.
The Other Guy's Bride (Braxton, Book 2) by Connie Brockway