And the Miss Ran Away with the Rake
Rhymes with Love
By Elizabeth Boyle
(Avon Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780062089083, 370pp.)
Publication Date: March 2013
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Sensible gentleman of means seeks a sensiblelady of good breeding for correspondence, and indue consideration, matrimony.
Which is exactly the sort of advertisement that makespractical-to-a-fault Daphne Dale's heart flutter. A sensiblegentleman, in her estimation, is the perfect match, and she's even more convinced once she's exchanging sensiblyromantic letters with her very appropriate suitor. That is, until Lord Henry Seldon strays into her path. He's everythingshe's vowed to avoid--a rakish charmer whose verytouch seduces her practical sensibilities and her resolve.
Lord Henry Seldon was not amused when his nephewplaced an advertisement to find him a wife. Yet he couldn'tresist replying to the note from "Miss Spooner." And oncehe discovers he's corresponding with none other thanthe disarming Daphne Dale, he finds it's too late to disavowhis heart. Now it is up to Henry to prove to Daphne just howinsensible--and powerfully passionate--true love can be . . .