Devil's Cub Author:Georgette Heyer THE ABDUCTION — When lovely, saucy Mary Challoner had practiced her bold deception upon the hot-blooded, fiery-tempered young Marquis of Vidal -- substituting herself for the young wench he had thought to carry off to France -- she had little notion he would grimly hold her to her part of the bargain. Now he had left her, and she was alone, a st... more »ranger in a strange land, prey to the intrigues of glittering, heartless, 18th century Paris.
Only one person could rescue her -- the Marquis himself. But how could she ever trust this man? How could she even hope to overcome the contempt to which he held her? And how could even the sudden flowering of her love ever bridge the terrible gap between them?« less