At seventeen, Miranda Braxton shocked the world by eloping with her brother's tutor.
Now a wiser and widowed lady, she returns to Carnwood-and finds herself engaged in a battle of wits with the new earl. Kit Alstone, Earl of Carnwood, grew up on the streets. His gentlemanly demeanor conceals an adventurer's heart. Miranda's bravery and beauty would tempt a saint-and Kit is far from that.
Soon Kit begins to wonder if a scandalous lord might ask for nothing better than a less than perfect countess!
Elizabeth Beacon has a passion for history and storytelling and, with the English West Country on her doorstep, never lacks a glorious setting for her books. Elizabeth tried horticulture, higher education as a mature student, briefly taught English and worked in an office, before finally turning her daydreams about dashing, piratical heroes and their stubborn and independent heroines into her dream job; writing Regency romances for Harlequin, Mills and Boon