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Escape with a Scoundrel

(Run Wild)
(The first book in the Escape with a Scoundrel series)
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Shackled together and running for their lives, they never expected to fall in love...

Samantha Delafield is an aristocratic lady turned wily thief. Nicholas Brogan is an ex-pirate with years of sin branded on his soul. Captured by His Majesty's marshals, the two are on their way to the gallows until they stage a daring escape and run for their lives--shackled together by an iron chain that quickly proves unbreakable. Lost in a remote forest in Staffordshire, they're forced to work together to survive...and soon find themselves locked in a battle of fierce wills and fiery passions.

"Bridgerton" and "Poldark" fans will love this bestselling series! If you crave swoon-worthy romances with sinfully hot heroes and breathtaking intrigue, discover why readers are raving about Shelly Thacker's Escape with a Scoundrel Series.

"4 stars (highest rating). This could be the romance that takes Shelly Thacker to the big time: the hardcover contract, the fan club...Thacker always spins a good story, but this is her best ever. There's a new depth of soul to go with all that heart." -The Detroit Free Press

"Thacker skillfully entangles a notorious ex-pirate with a high-born lady turned thief...Offers an exciting and innovative plot...and many steamy love scenes." -Publishers Weekly

"A thrilling romantic adventure, exciting and sensual. Shelly Thacker has a unique and dazzling talent!" -Lisa Kleypas, New York Times bestselling author

"I have never read anything like this story and never read this author before. I am now!! So exciting. Could not put it down!" - Goodreads reviewer

"Everything about this book was outstanding, including the editing, which is a refreshing change from many of the historical romances I read. The plot was exceptional--couldn't stop reading. It was well-researched and beautifully written. A pleasure to read in every respect." - Goodreads reviewer

"I highly recommend this book. Two strong-minded characters with beautiful, sexy chemistry between them. Fast-paced, very well written, steamy love scenes, captivating! Shelly Thacker's books are highly addictive!" - Goodreads reviewer

An earlier edition of this novel was published by Avon Books under the title Hearts Run Wild. This new Author's Preferred Edition has been revised by the author.

The Escape with a Scoundrel Series
These sexy bad boys are on the wrong side of the law--and willing to break all the rules to protect the women they love. Each book is a stand-alone steamy historical romance:
Book 1: ESCAPE WITH A SCOUNDREL (Nicholas and Samantha)
Book 2: HER SCOUNDREL EARL (Marcus and Elizabeth)
Book 3: ONE NIGHT WITH A SCOUNDREL (Saxon and Ashiana)
Book 4: A SCOUNDREL'S KISS (Max and Marie)

Genre: Historical Romance

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