Miss Dornton's Hero (Signet Regency Romance)
Miss Dornton's Hero - Signet Regency Romance Author:Elisabeth Fairchild It was lovely young Miss Margaret Dornton's first London season. That was why she knew nothing of the fearful reputation of the dark and handsome Evelyn Dade until it was terribly too late. — To be seen in this notorious gentleman's company meant scandal and social disgrace. To be on close terms with him was to court the most dreadful of ... more »dangers. And to fall in love with the bitter and brooding Lord Dade went beyond folly into the realm of ruin. But this inexperienced, impressionable young lady did even more. She awoke the passions of this man driven by private demons, for whom love and war were one and the same. Which meant she not only had to fight her own desires but defeat his as well--in a battle to save what was left of her good name even after she had lost her heart...« less
***A great read. Miss Dornton's hero was unjustly named Lord Dead when he came back from the war. He was the captain of a unit and he was the only survivor. Miss Dornton comes along and heals his hardened heart but society makes it oh so hard on them. Read it and you will love it.