Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.

Meet the Earl at Midnight

Meet the Earl at Midnight Cover

Meet the Earl at Midnight

By Gina Conkle

Sourcebooks Casablanca, Mass Market Paperbound, 9781402294273, 377pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2014

Advertisement
Description

The Phantom of London. Enigma Earl. The Greenwich Recluse.

Half of his face, shadowed by gold and brown whiskers, showed male perfection, but the other half, a bizarre pattern of scar lines and puckered flesh. Truly, staring at his face was akin to seeing a painting of two men, split down the middle. Lydia recoiled as much from the hot anger flashing in his eyes as from astonishment.

HE'S A MYSTERIOUS RECLUSE

Lord Greenwich is notoriously elusive. His tendency to hide his face in public and refusal to appear in London Society have even earned him some choice monikers, including "the Phantom of London." Is he disfigured? Mad? Hiding something? With a reputation like that, no woman wants to get near the dark earl. And no one is more surprised than Miss Lydia Montgomery when she is betrothed to the earl in order to save her family from penury. But if Lydia wants a chance at happiness, she'll have to set aside her fear of Lord Greenwich and discover the man hiding behind the beastly reputation...

Advertisement