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The first novel in Valerie Bowman’s new historical romance series, SECRETS OF A WEDDING NIGHT (St. Martin’s Paperbacks; September 25, 2012) has everything you could ever want in a Regency—romance, elegance, comedy, and wit!
Young, widowed, and penniless, Lily Andrews, the Countess of Merrill, has strong opinions on marriage. When she spots a certain engagement announcement in The Times, she decides to take action. She will not allow another hapless girl to fall prey to a man—particularly the scoundrel who broke her heart five years ago. Anonymously she writes and distributes a pamphlet entitled “Secrets of a Wedding Night,” knowing it will find its way into his intended’s innocent hands…
Devon Morgan, the Marquis of Colton, desires a good wife and mother to his son—someone completely unlike Lady Andrews, the heartless beauty who led him on a merry chase five years ago only to reject him. When Devon’s new fiancé cries off after reading a certain scandalous pamphlet, he vows to track down the author and make her pay. But when he learns it’s his former fiancée Lily, he issues a challenge: write a retraction or prepare to be seduced—to find out how wonderful a wedding night can be…
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