Dancing on the Wind (Fallen Angels, Book 2)

By Mary Jo Putney

Harmful Deceivers...

Like his nickname, Lucifer, Lord Strathmore is recognize for unearthly good looks and diabolical cleverness. a sad previous has pushed Lucien to take advantage of his ambitious abilities to guard his nation from hidden enemies. It's a role he does fantastically well—until he meets a mysterious lady whose ability at deception is the equivalent of his personal. through turns glamorous and subdued, his mesmerizing adversary baffles his brain whilst she dazzles his senses.

A perilous venture has pressured equipment Travers right into a lethal gave of transferring identities and considered necessary lies, the place a unmarried misstep may cost package her existence. yet her disguises are simply penetrated through the Earl of Strathmore, who could be a very important ally—or a deadly enemy.

Unwilling to belief, but not able to half, equipment and Lucien sign up for forces to look the damaging underside of London society. but even grasp deceivers can't break out passion's sensual web—or from an very unlikely love extra worthwhile than existence itself.A RITA winner for most sensible lengthy historic Romance

"With surprises round each flip of the web page and a narrative that retains you guessing correct up until eventually the tip, Dancing at the Wind is Mary Jo Putney at her most sensible, combining suspense, humor, and a different type of sensuality (perhaps awesome to light readers!). Readers can be enthralled and enraptured with this impossible to resist tale."Kathe Robin, Romantic occasions BookClub, four ½ stars

"Dancing at the Wind is one other A+ learn from one of many absolute best: I expect Mary Jo Putney for a compelling tale with characters who stay and breathed, and such a lot of all, love. Lucien senses in equipment the swap to regain part of himself he had notion eternally misplaced. package has continuously felt second-best, and reveals it tough to think that she will be able to belief in Lucien's love. Their love tale is extreme, emotional, and deeply satisfying.

  • Jeri Wright, lower than The Covers review
  • Show description

    Quick preview of Dancing on the Wind (Fallen Angels, Book 2) PDF

    Best Romance books

    The Ideal Bride (Cynster Novels)

    Big apple occasions bestselling writer Stephanie Laurens has created a few of romance's so much unforgettable novels. Now she has created her so much provocative love story—and notable hero—to date. this can be the e-book that dares to invite the query: who's this man's perfect bride? Michael Anstruther-Wetherby is a emerging member of Parliament—a guy destined for strength.

    A Quick Bite (Argeneau Vampires, Book 1)

    That sizzling man tied to Lissianna Argeneau's mattress? he is not dessert—he's the most path! Lissianna has been spending her centuries pining for Mr. correct, not only a brief snack, and this attractive man she reveals in her mattress appears like he could be a candidate. yet there is one other, extra urgent factor: her tendency to faint on the sight of blood .

    Finders Keepers

    Greater than whatever on the planet, Molly Eden wishes a child—and then someday she reveals one in her yard! yet this can be no deserted infant. a guy has the mischievous boy onto her estate, a involved father whose rugged attractiveness take Molly's breath away, whereas the unhappiness approximately him tears at her middle.

    Tormento (Spanish Edition)

    Luce está en grave peligro. Para protegerla, ángeles y demonios pactan una tregua que cambiará el transcurso de l. a. historia. Aunque ella lo forget about, Luce es una pieza clave en l. a. lucha entre el bien y el mal. Por eso los Proscritos, ángeles caídos condenados al exilio, quieren secuestrarla, para extorsionar a ángeles y demonios a cambio de ganarse un nuevo acceso al cielo.

    Additional info for Dancing on the Wind (Fallen Angels, Book 2)

    Show sample text content

    Here is to friendship. " Lucien raised his glass, then took a deep swallow of brandy. It was once ironic that he and his 3 closest associates from Eton had obtained the nickname of Fallen Angels after they had descended on London after leaving Oxford; with the exception of Lucien himself, they have been the main honorable of fellows. whilst tragedy had shattered Lucien's adolescence, what stored him was once the blithe sturdy nature of Nicholas, the calm reputation of Rafe, the loyal loyalty of Michael. If it hadn't been for them, loneliness and guilt may have fed on him. He knew how highly lucky he was once in his buddies. It was once no one's fault that even deep friendship couldn't fix the wear and tear to a soul that were torn in part. As he tired his glass, he remembered the incident within the corridor. "I needed to separate Roderick Harford from certainly one of your chambermaids, a lady named Kitty. He desired to extend her tasks in a fashion that did not entice her. " Rafe grimaced. "Harford is an oaf. i'm hoping you will not inquire from me to ask him the following back; that may pressure even the bonds of outdated friendship. Is the woman very well? " "Shaken yet now not injured. I advised her to pass the remainder of her tasks and visit bed—that i'd make it correct with you. " "Very good. i will communicate with the housekeeper within the morning to ensure the woman isn't really punished for dereliction of responsibility. " Yawning, Rafe bought to his ft. "Will you permit with the others the following day, or remain on for a couple of days? " "I'll be going again to London. i've got some distance to head sooner than I turn into a true Hellion. " "Oh, i do not learn about that. simply imagine again to that first 12 months after we have been all in London. " They either laughed, then Rafe left. Lucien persisted observing on the hearth. As a guy who disliked extra, he wasn't awaiting attempting to infiltrate the Hellions. but he had no selection. although what he had advised Rafe was once the reality so far as it went, what he hadn't stated was once that his finely honed hunter's instincts have been in complete cry. the unique Hellfire membership of 50 years prior were infamous either for its debauchery and for its exalted club, which integrated the various such a lot influential males in England. The membership have been based through Sir Francis Dashwood, a guy of serious wealth and creative depravity. along with elevating vice to new heights, participants had reveled in mocking faith and had performed political video games with far-reaching results. If no longer for the Hellfire membership, it was once fairly attainable that the yank Colonies shouldn't have revolted and develop into a separate kingdom. The Hellions of the current day made no such exalted claims. In concept, it was once just a jolly consuming and wenching society, little assorted from a dozen comparable teams. but Lucien sensed there has been whatever very mistaken occurring at the back of the group's facade, and he meant to find what. A pity that he did not get pleasure from orgies. * * * the subsequent morning the nice corridor of Bourne fortress was once noisy because the visitors and their servants ready to depart. less than disguise of the racket, the duke stated to Lucien, "I requested the housekeeper approximately that chambermaid.

    Download PDF sample

    Rated 4.19 of 5 – based on 26 votes