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“I am not at all the kind of girl a future earl ought to marry. ”

Imogen Hebden knew she was no Diamond of the Ton. A clumsy, gangling spinster more like! This last-chance season was sure to be a disaster. What sort of suitor could she – at four and twenty with no town bronze – hope to catch? And then she had her proposal!

Viscount Mildenhall, son of the Earl of Corfe, the most eligible, most arrogant rake in London claimed to find her guileless ways irresistible. But inexperienced as she was, Imogen could tell he was in an indecent hurry – particularly when it came to producing an heir. . .

Entertaining Regency.

Rating By R, 31 Oct 2010

Another instalment in the Regency Silk & Scandal Regency series with two entertaining and complex characters in Monty and Imogen. In a nice plot I would have liked Imogen to be able to stand up for herself a bit more in her dealings with Monty's father although she may have been constrained by the customs of the time and I was slightly disappointed that the mystery on which the whole Series is based didn't really move any further on - although I have a chief suspect as the culprit! Overall it is a worthwhile read. 8 out of 10.

All kinds of clumsy

Rating By Mia-maria, 10 Aug 2012

A really good and touching story, with appealing characters

Enjoyable

Rating By Kirsty, 12 Dec 2012

One of my favourites from the series. Poor Imogen struggles to find her place in the world and Monty has lost his. It was touching and also quite amusing. I've read it several times, probably the best compliment I can pay an author.

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