To Marry A British Lord Author:Judith O'Brien Once the toast of Richmond, Virginia, Constance Lloyd left a string of misfortune behind and traveled to England to become a mere governess for an upper-class British family. Her high-spirited American ways are not always appreciated, nor is her refusal to act like an empty headed ninny when around gentlemen. But when her beauty catches the ey... more »e of none other than the Prince of Wales, Constance is suddenly a social sensation and finds herself proposed to by the son of the Duke of Hastings! But as she waltzes in the halls of royalty, Constance is less than madly happy - for she is filled with doubts about her fiance and his secrets.
Then she meets her intended's best friend, Joseph Smith, an all-too-handsome, self-made man. Now, about to embrace the privileged life she's always desired, Constance begins to dream of a forbidden and unexpected love - with the one true prince in Britain's glittering palaces.« less