By Mary Balogh
Now a Bride is what lovers of New York Times bestselling writer Mary Balogh’s Mistress sequence were clamoring for: extra ardour and extra drama that includes the Dudley siblings.
In anticipation of the attractive 3rd e-book within the Mistress trilogy, The mystery Mistress, here are never-before-published scenes from More than a Mistress and No Man’s Mistress—plus Mary Balogh’s new epilogue for the series.
• JOCELYN AND JANE: 3 new scenes—“The Proposal,” “The Wedding,” and “Return to Acton Park”—spark extra fiery ardour from charmingly boastful Jocelyn and lively Jane.
• FERDINAND AND VIOLA: unpublished scenes—“The Wedding” and “Home to Pinewood Manor”—prove once more that this not likely yet excellent couple is made for every other.
• THE REUNION: 5 YEARS LATER: get pleasure from a brand-new bankruptcy that reunites readers with all 3 Dudley and their young children and solutions each fan’s largest query: What occurred after the final web page was once turned?
NEW: The mesmerizing prequel to the Mistress sequence! Readers obtained to grasp madcap Angeline and straitlaced Edward during the romantic adventures of the Dudley brothers.
But Angeline and Edward have their very own tale of ardour to inform in The mystery Mistress.
BONUS: This book contains an excerpt from Mary Balogh's The mystery Mistress.
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His control slipped further as he stroked her. Feeling her tightness, he gently brought another finger inside her. “Nico,” she moaned. Hearing her moan his name sent him over the edge. He shifted until his erection waited at her opening. Slowly, he entered her. His body screamed at him to plunge in deeper but she was small and tight and needed time to adjust to his size. Finally, he tried to go further but couldn’t. His eyes widened when he realized the cause. ” “Don’t stop, Nico,” she whispered.
Make love to her. Make love? Could she really want to do such a thing with him? She’d only just met him. Her gaze slid down from his eyes to his lips. Experiencing passion with this handsome man would be a lovely end to a long trip. She couldn’t take her gaze off his lips. Full and beautifully molded lips. She had to kiss him. ” she finally asked. His dark brow furrowed, and he paused a bit before answering, “Nico. ” Instinctively, she knew he was lying. But why? What was he trying to hide from her?
A towel. He only wore a towel! No gentleman would appear in front of a woman in a towel. Could things be that different in Venice? She highly doubted it but wondered why he would be here dressed as such. If anyone saw them together like this she would be ruined. Not that anyone knew her here. She moved her gaze to his face, assuming that would be a safer place to look. She was dreadfully wrong. His chestnut hair was a tad long for the conventional English gentleman. Perhaps she had not noticed that the Italian men wore their hair longer.