Author: E. V. Thompson
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0751556432
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On a wild stormy night in 1813, Nathan Jago, drift fisherman, ex-prizefighter and lord of the manor of Polrudden, rescues a young boy from a drowning mother's arms as a French ship founders on the jagged Cornish rocks. It is an act that will profoundly affect his destiny. Despite hard times, Nathan and his wife Amy adopt Jean-Paul and bring him up with their own son. Nathan considers a return to the ring in the struggle to make a living and keep the ancient house in the family. But events conspire to involve him in a royalist intrigue that eventually leads to Paris - where a beautiful marquise and a dashing count sow the seeds both of tragedy and renewed hope...

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Includes audio versions, and annual title-author index.

No Choice But Seduction

Author: Johanna Lindsey
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416537333
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Hot-headed American sea captain Boyd Anderson runs to the aid of his brother-in-law's kidnapped daughter, only to lock horns with a fellow rescuer, the adventure-seeking Katey Tyler.

Death Indoors

Author: Nikki Haverstock
Publisher: Ranch Dog Entertainment, LLC
Size: 55.89 MB
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When opportunity “nocks”… Di is competing in her first tournament of the competition season, but an annoying coach is distracting her and every archer around her. When he is found dead of a heart attack brought on by Taser, then Di, Liam and Great Dane Moo hatch a clever plan to discover which of the many suspects with motive and opportunity helped the coach shuffle off his mortal coil. A wholesome, cozy murder for every sleuth in the family This is the fourth book in the Target Practice Mysteries series Target Practice Mysteries 4 Fun or Comedy, Hobby Mystery, Amateur Sleuth, Female Protagonist, Archery or Sport Mystery, Cozy Mystery Series, Dog or Pet Detective, Recurve Archery

The Secret Of Mirror House

Author: Jennifer Blake
Publisher: E-Rights/E-Reads Limited
ISBN: 9781585862092
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After Amelia Harveston loses her mother under tragic circumstances, she fears she will be forced into poverty and the position of a desperate woman. Luckily, some distant relatives step forward and invite her to live with them at the plantation home built by her grandfather. She dreams happily of the warm family embrace that will soon keep her loved and protected. But the reality is actually a threatening parody of the loving family image her cousins present to the outside world. What is the purpose of the cruel games they play with one another? What is the root of their hatred toward their own flesh and blood? Young and beautiful, innocent and alone, Amelia soon finds herself the main target of their loathsome behavior, with not a soul to confide in. There has to be someone she can trust, as the accidents that plague her throughout the plantation grow more and more alarming. She must find an ally who can help her escape the dangerous situation ... or prepare to die!