Passion for the Game

Passion for the Game

eBook - 2007
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Christopher St. John and Maria, Lady Winter, are infamous in Society for their misdeeds and their charming allures. Wherever they go, scandalized whispers and covetous glances follow. A ruthless pirate and a widow whose two husbands have met untimely deaths, the wickedly renowned figures are even more intriguing to the authorities. Now they've been set on the most provocative of tasks--St. John is released from prison to learn the "Wintry Widow's" intimate secrets, while Lady Winter is charged with performing a similar deception in reverse. One will succeed. One will hang. With the fate of loved ones in the balance, the unlikely couple embarks upon a battle of wills and wits that takes them from glittering ballrooms to the depths of the underworld to the candlelit pleasures of the bedroom.
Publisher: New York : Kensington Pub., c2007.
ISBN: 9780758290625
0758290624
9780758226242
0758226241
9780758226235
0758226233
Characteristics: 1 online resource (273 p.)
Summary: Christopher St. John and Maria, Lady Winter, are infamous in Society for their misdeeds and their charming allures. Wherever they go, scandalized whispers and covetous glances follow. A ruthless pirate and a widow whose two husbands have met untimely deaths, the wickedly renowned figures are even more intriguing to the authorities. Now they've been set on the most provocative of tasks--St. John is released from prison to learn the "Wintry Widow's" intimate secrets, while Lady Winter is charged with performing a similar deception in reverse. One will succeed. One will hang. With the fate of loved ones in the balance, the unlikely couple embarks upon a battle of wills and wits that takes them from glittering ballrooms to the depths of the underworld to the candlelit pleasures of the bedroom.

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usujatha
May 28, 2016

Good Book

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usujatha
May 28, 2016

Good Book

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Anita63
May 15, 2016

The style of writing was definitely not my thing. Couldn't get past chapter 2.

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Kirb
Nov 03, 2014

Victorian era .... love the clothing and the custom. Nice story.

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lwilkinson73
Jul 31, 2013

Pretty good historical romance with some saucy parts. Love how 2 rebels end up together in love!

cinseg1 May 28, 2013

Sizzling eroticism and snappy dialogue; it was a fun and fast read! I can't wait to read the next book!

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