I almost stopped reading this book, it was a bit boring hansome man seduces widow to pay off gambling debt, well I was suprised, juliet has a backbone when she is treated badly, and puts alden through the ringer, which he deserves.
Viscount racechurch loses everything he owns in a card game, including his family home and jewels. He makes a wager to win it all back that he will bed mistress Juliet Seton. When he shows up in her garden and is felled by a beesting, she knows she shouldn't but she lets him stay. He challenges her to a game of chess and a weeklong seduction begins.
This is a soft cover. Historical Romance. Discover a charming corner of the English countryside in The Seduction---Julia Ross's sublime new story of two people who have nothing left to lose but their hearts.