Edward Munrow has had a change in circumstances. Going from being a
gentleman of few means to being a wealthy land owner in less than a day
is difficult enough to imagine, but being blackmailed into a marriage
he doesn't want by a Duke is just too much.
Ned agrees to the marriage to keep his name out of the scandal sheets,
and soon enough he is meeting Lady Jane, a member of the Duke's family,
and her son, Henri, the Viscount Langton. Langton is a delightful
surprise for Ned, a young man just coming into his own, ripe for the
sorts of debauchery Ned is best at.
The problem is that Langton brings out all of Ned's protective
instincts, and that, along with a warning that the Duke will ruin him
if he so much as lays a hand on the young man has him keeping his hands
to himself. Until Henri won't let Ned protect him from himself, that
is. Add one of Ned's old lovers to the mix and the combination is
This Victorian romp has it all, from family intrigue to marriages
of convenience and naughty fun between the sheets. Take it to bed with