No Choice but Surrender Author:Meagan McKinney Lady Brienne Morrow returned to Osterley Park, her father's opulent mansion, only to discover that he had gambled it away. Penniless and alone, she was ready to admit defeat and face the new owner, Avenel Slane, an American with brooding looks and a barely leashed, mysterious anger. A pawn in Avenel's hidden plans for revenge, Brienne did not kn... more »ow what secrets brought him here, or what fate awaited her. She was certain of only one thing -- that Avenel's tender kisses would soon make her yield to the scorching desire quivering within her. And as fear melted into trust, she risked her very heart and soul for this sensual, masterful man who gave her... no choice but surrender.« less
This is a great period romance set in Wales/England and briefly in 1780s Maryland. If you like romances with the "alpha male" type characters you'll love this one. Several twists in the story that leave you page turning. All in all a good solid romance with a really good storyline.