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Miss Merton's Last Hope

(The fourth book in the Miss Mayhem series)
A novel by

Over the years, Melanie Merton has used every trick and ruse to repel overeager gentlemen callers without ever revealing the real reason she won’t say yes to an offer of marriage. When neighbor Walter George jumps to her defense against slurs cast by suitor number twelve, he also pries into her past—uncovering the circumstances around a tragic loss in her childhood and her aversion to being touched by anyone. But even protective Walter must be kept at a distance for his own good, because despite a growing attraction between them, Melanie must deny him too.

Unlike other men his age in Brighton, Walter George hadn’t considered Melanie Merton for a wife because he was convinced he’d never have a chance to impress his haughty neighbor. But that was before he understood her better, before he uncovered why she kept friends and suitors alike at bay. The right husband could restore the woman he sees into some semblance of the fun-loving child of his memory, but would Walter stand a chance or become just another unlucky suitor?

Miss Merton’s Last Hope is the fourth and final book in the Miss Mayhem series.

Length: Novella (approx. 41,000 words)
Sensuality Level: This is a steamy romance

Miss Mayhem series:
Book 1: Miss Watson’s First Scandal
Book 2: Miss George’s Second Chance
Book 3: Miss Radley’s Third Dare
Book 4: Miss Merton’s Last Hope

Genre: Historical Romance

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Paperback Editions

September 2015 : Australia Paperback

Title: Miss Merton's Last Hope: Volume 4
Author(s): Heather Boyd
ISBN: 1-925239-10-1 / 978-1-925239-10-2 (Australia edition)
Publisher: LLD Press
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Kindle Editions

October 2015 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Miss Merton's Last Hope (Miss Mayhem Book 4)
Author(s): Heather Boyd
Publisher: Heather Boyd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU