Violets Are Blue Author:Ronda Thompson Violet Mallory had a deep, dark secret. Although she had been raised by the wealthy, landowning Miles Traften, nothing could remove the stain of her birthright: She was the child of no-good outlaws, and one day St. Louis society would uncover that. No, she could never be a city gal, could never be truly happy but she could exact revenge on the m... more »an who'd sired and sold her. And leaving a trail of mayhem that would put Belle Starr to shame, she planned to do just that.
But being a criminal was hard. Though her family seemed grown from the seeds of depravity, Violet was different. Like Gregory Kline -- blackmailer, thief, and the handsome rogue Miles Traften sent to recover her Violet longed for something better. Gregory was intent upon taking her back, reforming her, but she dared not let him. Then his kiss taught her the difference between roguishness and villainy, and suddenly she saw that beauty could grow from even the muddiest soil, and Violets didn't always have to be blue.« less
Born to a family of outlaws, Violet Mallory wants one thing- to exact revenge on the man who sired her. She sets out on a path of revenge only to encounter a man who is as much a depraved individual as she. Violet will learn the difference between being a villain and becoming who and what she chooses.