The Viscount's Unconventional Lady (The Talk of the Beau Monde, Book 1) (Mills & Boon Historical)

By Virginia Heath

Published: January 2021

ISBN: 9780008909666

  • 'An engaging read with fascinating characters.' Reader review ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

    'A good dose of humour, emotional drama and spades of sexual tension.' Reader review ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

    'Gorgeous regency romance as always from Virginia Heath.' Reader review ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

    'Heath is carving a name for herself in historical rom-coms.' Booklist

    The notorious Viscount and the most gossiped-about lady…

    After years as a diplomat in the Napoleonic wars, Lord Easton is reluctant to return to London society. His scandalous divorce has made him infamous, not to mention cantankerous! To halt the rumour mill, he should marry a quiet noblewoman. Instead it’s bold, vibrant artist, Faith Brookes who’s caught his attention. They are the least suitable match, so why is does he find her impossible to resist?

    Perfect for fans of:

    Forced proximity 🔥

    Bridgerton 🌹

    Historical romance ❤️

    Opposites attract ☯️

    Praise for Virginia Heath:

    'Virginia Heath's fun characters and situations will have you laughing out loud!' Sabrina Jeffries

    'Filled with fabulously British banter, wit, and heart' Evie Dunmore

    'The perfect mix of romance and intrigue, and the formidable central couple is sure to win hearts. This is a gem' Publishers Weekly

    Don't miss the other books in The Talk of the Beau Monde series. Each book can be enjoyed as a standalone story too:

    Book 1: The Viscount's Unconventional Lady

    Book 2: The Marquess Next Door

    Book 3: How Not to Chaperone a Lady

  • All orders are dispatched the next working day. For pre-orders, immediately after publication date.

    Delivery Times & Charges

    UK: The cost of shipping is calculated based on
    the weight of the order, the minimum charge is £3.10 for orders up to 1kg.
    Orders over 1kg will be charged £4.10 and orders over 10kg will be charged
    £8.14. This will be added during the checkout process. Please allow up to 5 working days for delivery.

    International: overseas shipping to World Zones 1 to 8: We ship with DHL Standard International Delivery. Postage charges vary according to the weight of your items and the destination country, and are calculated at the checkout. Please allow up to 14 working days for delivery.


    Up to 10 working days, with free postage to UK addresses.

    Subscriptions are only available to customers based in the United Kingdom.


    For eBooks, immediately.

    You cannot download an eBook purchased on the Mills & Boon website to a Kindle device, as it doesn't support the file type.

    For more information about delivery please visit our delivery page.

  • If you wish to return a book or parcel for whatever reason, please contact customer services.

    Please ensure that book(s) are sent back unread, in the original packaging and your dispatch note is included. Without this we will not be able to process your refund or replacement item. 

    For more information about returns and our eBook policy, please go to our returns page.

  • All of the latest eBooks supplied by Mills & Boon on our website comply with the industry standards of accessibility, in accordance with W3C guidelines. Any images and covers will have a text description for the visually impaired enabled through their device's text-to-speech function and similarly, this complies with digital braille readers and similar devices. The text can also be freely manipulated to allow readers to change every element such as text size, font, colour, line height and margins as suits their accessibility needs.

Subscribe & Save

Our expert editors handpick the very best romantic reads and send them directly to you every month – we’ll even pay the P&P!