Witty and elusive Eugenia Snowe has all society begging for one of her premiere governesses—except the powerful Edward Reeve, who bursts into her office with his arrogant demands.
No question that Eugenia enjoys crossing wits with the brilliant inventor, but Ward wants far more than a governess. He wants Eugenia, and he’ll stop at nothing to have her—including kidnapping.
Will Eugenia lose her heart in the most reckless gamble of her life, or will she discover the sweetest pleasure she’s ever known?
All it will take is seven minutes …
“Smart, sexy, witty…featuring another marvelously original heroine and unconventional, charismatic hero…[and] clever, witty repartee…Beautifully written.”
RT Book Reviews (4½ stars, Top Pick!)
“RITA Award winner James woos readers with another irresistible liaison of lushly sensual romance and deliciously wicked wit.”
Booklist (starred review)
“Romance star James takes a complicated conflict and infuses it with emotional depth…Another bright, delightful read from a queen of historical romance.”
Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“A fine addition to the series.”
Susan Duerden is a critically acclaimed audiobook narrator. Her reading of The Tiger’s Wife by Téa Obreht earned her an AudioFile Best Voice Award and a Booklist Editors’ Choice Award. She has won eight AudioFile Earphones Awards.