The Truth about Lord Stoneville

The Truth about Lord Stoneville

By Sabrina Jeffries

Pocket Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9781439167519, 392pp.

Publication Date: January 19, 2010

Description
Oliver Sharpe, the Marquess of Stoneville, has been London's most notorious rake for years. Fed up with his behavior, his grandmother threatens to disinherit him if he doesn t tame his wild ways and wed within the year. Outraged, Oliver decides to hire a woman from a brothel to pose as his fiancee to prove that he can t be forced into marriage. When he meets Maria Butterfield, a beautiful American woman who is searching for her fiance in the most unlikely of places, he knows she's perfect for his ruse. But before long, Oliver finds himself willing to risk anything to make Maria his even his heart, and the dark secret he hides inside it.
Filled with larger-than-life characters and lively dialogue, this sizzling romance proves once again that Sabrina Jeffries is a grand mistress of storytelling ( "Romantic Times" ).


About the Author
Sabrina Jeffries is the"New York Times"and"USA TODAY"bestselling author of several Regency-set historical romance series, including the Royal Brotherhood, The School for Heiresses, The Hellions of Halstead Hall, The Duke s Men, and The Sinful Suitors. Whatever time is not spent writing in a coffee-fueled haze is spent traveling with her husband and adult autistic son or indulging in one of her passions jigsaw puzzles, chocolate, music, and costume parties. With more thaneight million books in print in twenty different languages, the North Carolina author never regrets tossing aside a budding career in academics for the sheer joy of writing fun fiction and hopes that one day a book of hers will end up saving the world. She always dreams big.