Monday, 12 December 2011

New Kindle Book - Scandalous Whisper!

I have again indulged in the Regency period with this love story, but unlike my Georgian novella "The Highwayman's Mistress" this one is set entirely within England.  While heroic officers & gentlemen abound, two of the latter prove themselves more rogues than gentlemen!     


England, September 1818, and the Hon Mrs. Napier views the Earl of Kilder as a most desirable suitor for her daughter’s hand in marriage. Forced to engage with the extremely handsome and charming earl, a darker side to his nature is revealed and Christina despises his very presence. Worse, her twin brother cavorts with the earl in unmentionable pursuits, and equally bent on seeing her married to his favoured friend. Luckily, with the return of the 11th Dragoons from France, their eldest brother’s homecoming affords Christina brief respite from the earl’s overt attentions. 

So too, the man Christina admires above all others has returned to the Netherwood Estate. A chance meeting and lingering eye contact with her heart’s desire stirs rebellion within her. Her mother impervious to an act of wilful subterfuge insists Christina will marry the earl, but Christina indulges in secret liaisons with the man of her dreams. With deception retribution must follow and a cruel price is to be paid when Robert Lord Devonish is recalled to duty, the regiment bound for India. What will become of her now there is no one to save her from the earl’s clutches? 

See book trailer here.


Anne Gallagher said...

oooohh, this sounds delish!!!!

L'Aussie said...

Hi Francine. I'm giving you a shout out next post.

Francine Howarth: UK said...

Thanks for stopping by, Ladies!

Denise: thank you very much.


Madeleine Maddocks said...

Oh I like this plot line, Francine. Very compelling.

chickdaniel said...

love the books and so will your readers and explicit sex scenes are selling well. Remember Angelique
I loved them couldn't put them down.

Finally sorted Devil Doctor by Angel Rose for Kindle and Smashwords.
happy selling days

Francine Howarth: UK said...

Hi Madeleine,

Sorry about delay in reply! Blogger has its moments. ;)

I think I've got a bit of a thing about Robert Lord Devonish... :o


Francine Howarth: UK said...

Hi Chick,

Oh yes, Angelique! Me too... Nothing like a good bodice-ripper. ;)

Devil Doctor sounds intriguing! Must check it out.