Arabella Author:Georgette Heyer To Arabella Tallant, daughter of a provincial minister, the invitation to stay with her London godmother was like the key to heaven. In addition to living in the glamourous city, Arabella might even find a suitable husband! Under her godmother's watchful eye, Arabella met all the eligible young men. But only one caught her fancy: Mr. Beaumaris, ... more »the most handsome--and most dedicated--bachelor in London, accustomed to being courted for his wealth. Arabella was so put out by his disdain for her that on the spur of the moment, she claimed to be an heiress with no need to marry for money. Trapped in her lie, and becoming daily more interested in Beaumaris, Arabella began to believe she would never attain her heart's desire.« less
This book was a little silly, and I thought it wasn't going to be one of my favorites. However, the hero and his dog were so loveable, and made me laugh so much that I changed my mind. So far I've loved every Heyer book that I have read and this one is no exception.