Runaway Bride Author:Jane Aiken Hodge When temptestuous red-haired heiress Jennifer Purchas was informed by her uncle she was to marry a stranger, she exploded: — Years of pent up resentment broke through in that moment, for her guardian uncle had made life miserable enough. — And now this. To be forced to wed some odious fortune hunter, Never. — Jenny fled and took a position as compa... more »nion to the formidable old Duchess of Lewes.
The Duchess suspected Jennifer was no ordinary young lady. So did her grandson, handsome young Lord Mainwaring, who found Jenny's charms very disturbing.
As for Jenny, how long could she keep her identity a secret? How lone before her uncle's spies would discover her?« less