Synopses & Reviews
IS MARRIAGE A BLESSING OR A CURSE?
A man of honor, Alexander Hallworth, Marquess of Pembrooke, will not rest until he exacts revenge on the man who destroyed his family. Just one more piece must fall into place for him to succeed he needs to convince his enemy s fiancee, the tragically beautiful Lady Claire Cavensham, to marry him instead.
Lady Claire s curse has always left her one misstep away from social ruin her past three engagements have gone awry, and now her fourth is headed in the same direction. . .until Alex, a man she barely even knows, shocks the ton and Claire by announcing their engagement. What begins as a sham turns into something deeper, and more passionate, than either Claire or Alex could have imagined. But when their secrets are revealed, will the truth behind their union scandalize them both or is their love strong enough to break the curse and lead them toward their happily ever after?
All were shocked at the announcement of the cursed Lady Claire Cavensham to Lord Alexander Hallworth, the Marquess of Pembrooke, especially since she is already engaged to another unfortunate Lord. Perhaps she will make it to the altar this time with one of these fine gentlemen Could her run of bad luck finally be at an end? It s highly doubtful in this writer s humble opinion. Midnight Cryer
No one is left breathless at the imperious pronouncement of her engagement to Lord Pembrooke more than Claire. She hardly knows the dangerously outrageous man But after three engagements gone awry and a fourth going up in glorious flames, she isn t in a position to refuse...especially once she realizes that Lord Pembrooke makes her want to believe she s not a bad luck bride anymore...
Alexander requires the hand of his enemy s fiancee in marriage in order to complete his plans for revenge. It s his good fortune that the cursed woman is desperate. However, what begins as a sham turns into something scandalously deeper. The beguiling lady has no business laying claim to his heart. But as a mission of revenge turns into fiery passion, Alexander wants nothing more than to break Claire s curse...and lead them both to their hearts desire.
The Bad Luck Bride is a stroke of good luck for readers the intricate plot, arresting characters,
and rich emotional resonance will leave you swooning. New York Times bestselling author Sabrina Jeffries