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A Baron's Pretended Courtship

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Lady Lydia Spencer, a talented musician and determined spinster, dreams of a life dedicated to her music, free from the constraints of marriage. Yet, her parents, concerned about her unmarried status, force her into a courtship with the ominous Lord Carpenter. Terrified of a life with a man known for his brutality and a mysterious past, Lydia seeks a way out. She soon finds a solution in her childhood friend, Stephen, by playing a charade where they pretend to be courting.

True feelings blossoming in her heart will threaten to destroy everything though…

Stephen Rowley, Baron of Rothwell, finds himself devastated after a sudden break in his courtship with Lady Abigail. Seeking to make her jealous, he proposes a fake courtship with Lydia, his dear friend's sister. As they embark on this charade, Stephen rediscovers the deep connection they shared in their youth. The more people praise their compatibility, the more he fears disappointing those around him.

And also breaking his own heart in the process…

Amidst the tension of their pretense, Lydia and Stephen must confront their own feelings and the obstacles threatening to condemn Lydia to a miserable future. Unbeknownst to them, Lord Carpenter's pursuit of Lydia may have ulterior motives beyond what they initially believed… Will Stephen be able to save her from this dreadful fate or will their hearts remain entangled in a web of confusion and unspoken desires?

"A Baron's Pretended Courtship" is a historical romance novel of approximately 80,000 words. No cheating, no cliffhangers, and a guaranteed happily ever after.

Genre: Historical Romance

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