Luck Be a Lady (Rules for the Reckless, Bk 4)
Luck Be a Lady - Rules for the Reckless, Bk 4 Author:Meredith Duran THE WALLFLOWER — They call her the "Ice Queen." Catherine Everleigh is London's loveliest heiress, but a bitter lesson in heartbreak has taught her to keep to herself. All she wants is her birthright -- the auction house that was stolen from her. To win this war, she'll need a powerful ally. Who better th... more »an infamous and merciless crime lord Nicholas O'Shea? A marriage of convenience will no doubt serve them both.
THE CRIME LORD
Having conquered the city's underworld, Nick seeks a new challenge. Marrying Catherine will give him the appearance of legitimacy -- and access to her world of the law-abiding elite. No one needs to know he's coveted Catherine for a year now -- their arrangement is strictly business, free from the troubling weaknesses of love. Seduction, however, is a different matter -- an enticing game he means to ensure she enjoys, whether she wishes to or not....« less