The Autumn Countess Author:Catherine Coulter Romantic dreams held no charm for lovely lyoung Miss Andrea James. What Andrea wanted in a husband was the elegant, eldery Earl of Devbridge and the safety he promised from the world of base behavior that Andrea's father had made her loathe. — Thus the bargain was struck, Anfrea would make an enchanting hostess at the Earl's great family ... more »manor. In return, the Earl would give Andrea a glittering title and his work of honor to respect her person.
Only when Andrea arrived at Devbridge Manor to meet the Earl's devilishly attractive grown up son, to learn of the Earl's mysterious young daughter, to hear rumors of the fate of his previous wife, did Andrea realize how much her marriage contract did not cover.
Andrea's marriage mighte be in name only-but that name was danger!« less