Fortune's Son (Mass Market Paperbound)

By Emery Lee

Sourcebooks Casablanca, 9781402256448, 448pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2011

List Price: 6.99*
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"Lee brings the atmosphere of the Georgian era to life with lush descriptions that beg the reader to see, hear, feel and touch it all."--RT Book Reviews

She is the ultimate gamble...And he'll risk everything on a toss of the dice

Beautiful young widow Susannah, Lady Messingham, refuses to belong to any man again. Until she inadvertently draws handsome Lord Philip Drake into an exhilarating game of terrifying stakes and unimaginable rewards.

Philip is a seasoned gambler who knows all the tricks and isn't afraid to use them. He'd do anything for Susannah, including sacrificing his honor and his freedom.

Praise for The Highest Stakes:
"A sweeping tale of romance, betrayal, intrigue, and the power of true love." - RT Book Reviews
"Compelling...Allow yourself to be transported." - The Racing Journal
"Brava to Ms. Lee on a brilliant first novel. Well-rounded characters, excellent research, realistic dialogue, and a unique plot." - Romance Reviews Today
"Lee writes beautifully and passionately ... the plot moves at a rapid clip with extraordinary twists and turns, leaving the reader wanting to know more." - Rundpinne

About the Author

Emery Lee is a member of Romance Writers of America, Georgia Romance Writers, and the Historical Novel Society. Her love of romance, combined with meticulously researched historical settings, compelled her to fictionally explore the Georgian era in her own distinctly 18th century voice. Fortune's Son is the second title in a trilogy begun with The Highest Stakes. She is married with two children and resides in central Texas.