The Duchess Author:Jude Deveraux Claire Willoughby was a modrn American girl who because of a clause in her grandfather's will that said she must wed an acceptable man to keep her millions went to Scotland to look for a titled husband. Blond, handsome Harry Montgomery, the elveenth Duke of MacArran, was perfect: he owned a histroic castel, he looked manly in a kilt, and he was ... more »as much a titled Scotsman as Bonnie Prince Charlie himself.
Thier engagement quickly qnnounced, Claire-her future as a duchess assured set off with her entire family to meet the Montgomery clan at Bramley Castle. Bramley was a damp, chill place, overflowing with eccentric Montgomery relatives. But there was also Trevelyan, a curious brooding man of great mystery who lived in secret in the most ancient part of Bramley. Whoever he was he wasn't at all like Harry.
Reluctantly dragged into Trevelyan's elusive, sometime exotic world. Claire discovers hidden branches in the Montgomery family tree. Secrets so shocking they could shake the walls of Bramley itself, and bring her tantalizingly closer to Trevelyan.« less