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The Viscount's Promise

(2018)
(The second book in the Twice Shy series)
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A gruff scoundrel helps a scarred beauty blossom in this steamy Regency romance by the award-winning author of With Love in Sight.

Lady Emily Masters has harbored a secret infatuation for the dashing Malcolm Arborn, Viscount Morley, since a childhood accident claimed the life of her twin brother and left her own face scarred. But when fate brings them together again for her brother’s wedding, she is dismayed to find instead of the brave gentleman who sheltered her after the tragedy, a surly rogue quick to quip and slow to trust.

To the cosmopolitan and haughty Malcolm, few engagements could possibly be more punishing than attending his friend’s country wedding—until the groom requests he watch over his timid sister during the weeks leading up to the ceremony. Fearful of her scar making her the center of attention to the visiting lords and ladies, Emily proves to be a difficult charge for the irascible bachelor.

Her diffidence an insult to his sensibilities, he finds a new purpose within his role: to bring out the bold woman within. But how can such a gentle creature as Emily abide his own coarseness? At odds with their natures, will these two willful souls be able to look beyond their past hurt to build a promising tomorrow?

“Irresistible . . .  Britton’s historical romance is deeply gratifying.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review

Genre: Historical Romance

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October 2018 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Viscount's Promise (The Twice Shy Series, 2)
Author(s): Christina Britton
ISBN: 1-63576-462-9 / 978-1-63576-462-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: EverAfter Romance
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