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 emtpy-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-to-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