Lord Johnnie Author:Leslie Turner White Men will like and women will love dashing, rip-roaring Lord Johnnie, left-handed scion of nobility. Strange mixture of London's Whitehall -- where the nobles lived -- and Whitefriars -- where the thieves and pickpockets dwelt -- Johnnie the Rogue was at home in both. Leader of Londnn's underworld, Johnnie barely escapes hanging, but not ... more »before he has met the lovely Lady Leanna Somerset. His headlong adventures take Lord Johnnie out to sea as a pirate, and eventually to the New World in command of a ship he has captured. .
... His great yearning to be a gentleman is seldom absent from his mind, but fulfillment of that desire comes in an unexpected and surprising way -- one that caught even the brash Lord Johnnie off-guard.« less