Confessions of a Scoundrel

Confessions of a Scoundrel

By Karen Hawkins

Avon Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780380820801, 384pp.

Publication Date: February 25, 2003


Legend says that whomever possesses the St. John talisman ring will find their one true love. Now that the ring rests in the pocket of renowned scoundrel Brandon St. John, the dashing rake must decide whether it is a blessing or a curse.

Never has the irresistible rogue, Brandon St. John, pursued a woman with more fervor but his ardent suit of Lady Verena Westforth has a different purpose. The delectable blond lovely is indeed enticing, but Brandon suspects her of hiding a valuable missive that he has sworn to recover. With a sensuous kiss and a passionate caress he intends to lower Verena's guard and then discover where she's hidden the goods.

Without the missive, Verena stands to lose the one thing dearest to her heart. And now an extraordinary man has entered her life at the worst possible time Vulnerable though she may be, Verena vows she will not be just another of Brandon's conquests, even as she aches to melt in his arms. But is he a needed friend or a foe in alluring disguise and will she be able to prove to him that love is their true destiny?

About the Author
Karen Hawkins isa "USA TODAY" and "New York Times "bestselling author of some of the funniest and freshest fairytale-based Scottish romances. When not stalking hot Australian actors, getting kicked out of West Virginia thanks to the antics of her extended family, or adding to her considerable shoe collection, Karen is getting chocolate on her keyboard while writing her next delightfully fun and sexy historical romance!