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Oliver Sharpe, the Marquess of Stoneville, has been Londona (TM)s most notorious rake for years. Fed up with his behavior, his grandmother threatens to disinherit him if he doesna (TM)t tame his wild ways and wed within the year. Outraged, Oliver decides to hire a woman from a brothel to pose as his fiancA(c)e to prove that he cana (TM)t be forced into marriage. When he meets Maria Butterfield, a beautiful American woman who is searching for her fiancA(c) in the most unlikely of places, he knows shea (TM)s perfect for his ruse. But before long, Oliver finds himself willing to risk anything to make Maria hisa even his heart, and the dark secret he hides inside it.
Filled with larger-than-life characters and lively dialogue, this sizzling romance proves once again that Sabrina Jeffries is a a oegrand mistress of storytellinga (Romantic Times).
In the two decades since a tragic ?accident? took the lives of his parents, Oliver Sharpe, the Marquess of Stoneville, has survived the scandal surrounding that fateful night by living as an unrepentant rakehell. And with his grandmother vowing to disinherit him if he doesn?t settle down and wed, he plans to fulfill the bargain in true Sharpe style ? by bringing home a fake fianc?e from a brothel But his scheme is derailed when he rescues an American beauty in a dire predicament instead. Maria Butterfield came to London to track down her groom-to-be, who's gone missing, but her engagement won?t stop Oliver from getting what he wants: her, in his bed. His rebellious masquerade may call his grandmother's bluff, but it's soon made all too real ? by a love that tempts him to be a hellion no more.
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