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By Liz Carlyle

Passion and secrets and techniques simmer at the back of the stylish façade of Victorian London in A Bride by means of Moonlight, one other deliciously interesting romance by way of Liz Carlyle that includes the harmful males of the mysterious St. James Society.

Faced with homicide fees, Lisette Colburne by no means imagined aligning herself with Scotland Yard—not with the scandalous existence she’s led. but if Commissioner Royden Napier proposes—that in trade for her freedom—she faux to be his spouse so he can resolve a brutal secret, she concurs. What neither counts on is their hot, indisputable attraction.

Sexy and action-packed, Liz Carlyle’s A Bride via Moonlight is a gorgeous love tale set in Victorian excessive society with compelling characters and stylish, emotional prose that might attract readers of ancient romance.

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I knew the man, for Deihl had sold him a team of mules, which he abused so scandalously that I had to go fetch them back. He was no Patrick Henry quoter. The fact was, I found out later, Wash­ington was killed by a stray bullet from the militia, and Brown never intended to kill him at all, which 18 I Terry Bisson was a sore point between Brown and his soldiers, who wanted no hos­tages. As to the story about the spears, maybe Deihl believed it, or maybe it was Kate: anyway, we got to Charles Town in record time, long before darkness fell.

Grissom had sensed her mood. “Don’t forget that these cadets were the scions of the old Virginia and Caroline slave-owning families,” he said. “Black women wiped their noses all their lives. Black men saddled their horses and shined their boots at SMI. ” 38 I Terry Bisson “Brown and Tubman’s men were mostly whites and free blacks then,” Yasmin objected. ” “Still, the army had the political viewpoint of the slave,” Grissom said enthusiastically. It seemed an odd argument for a white Merican to be having with a black n’African, and Yasmin let it drop.

But unexciting. This magnificent an­tique roared like a corn picker when it was opened up. “It’s wonderful,” Grissom said. ” Yasmin laughed and shook her head. “The university keeps it for special occasions. ” “And because she’s afraid to fly,” Harriet chimed in. “I will fly. I just don’t like to. ” “Gritting your teeth all the way,” Harriet said. ” “I think driving is boring,” Harriet said. ” “Well, it’s not boring to me,” Grissom said, easing on up to 120. “I drove one of these in Chicago when I was a kid.

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