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In a sleazy casino full of oil refinery workers, Catherine timidly sits next to her fiance. "Damn it! Take it all!" a man with black hair suddenly screams and starts taking his clothes off. Then her fiance whispers into her ear, "Catherine, it's him." With strong determination, she approaches the man. This is a risky bet, but she has no choice. She needs to win it! "I'll transform him into a perfect gentleman."
(c)TAKAKO HASHIMOTO/JAN FREED
Julia is a nobleman's daughter who's become fascinated with a phantom known for saving the poor. She begins to investigate his whereabouts and research the goings-on in the darkest parts of the city, when Lord Rowe MacMillan, a famous playboy, starts to get in her way...
The wealthy Count Gilmore's younger sister, Celeste, has trouble with one of her legs and always ends up being a wallflower at parties. One night, Count Nightstar, a man rumored to be cursed, calls out to her...
This is the last part of the wedding ceremony. Remove your clothes. Ordered not to resist the fierce knight Alexander, Lillis's pure body begins to tremble. She is the daughter of a lord, and she'd only recently left the monastery where she had lived. She was making the journey home when she was attacked. She was told by Alexander that in order to avoid war, she must become his bride for the sake of the people...but she doesn't know what true sadness is yet. Not only does she foolishly fall in love with the cold-hearted knight, an even more painful reality is coming to pierce her right through the heart!
(c)NEI NOWAKI/MARY LIMING
Joanna works as a tutor for an aristocratic family...until her employer assaults her and his wife forces her out of their house. Without money, a referral or any job opportunities, she decides to ask her brother for help, so she goes to the residence where he works as a manager...only to discover he's been fired and is long gone! When the new manager, Ned, tells her she can stay if she agrees to be his mistress, she slaps him without thinking... Little does she know that Ned is actually a baron who's hiding his identity so he can investigate certain mysterious events...
(c)TAKAKO HASHIMOTO/JANET JUSTISS
Raised by her strict uncle, Annelise lives an austere life. One day, when she learns that the man her late father chose to be her guardian, Marquis Saintjohn, is living in London, she seeks her freedom through him. When she sees him for the first time, she's surprised to discover that he's the very man who stole her heart while she was out in the city. She decides they were fated to fall in love, not become guardian and ward. She'd thought him a kind noble, but he turns out to be a troubled man who coldly keeps her at a distance.
(c)TOMOMI YAMASHITA/ANNE HERRIES
"I don't want to live a life of servitude controlled by my husband." Rosamund, forced into a political marriage by her father, faked her own kidnapping in order to escape. The man sent after her-a golden-haired, blue-eyed giant named Agravar, a fearsome Viking known for his unparalleled strength and cruelty-takes her back to the castle where he lives. Always looking for another chance to escape, Rosamund unexpectedly finds herself drawn in by his bright smile, his big, warm arms and his lonely soul. Could she be falling for her captor?
(c)KEIKO YAMADA/JACQUELINE LEPORE NAVIN
In the seventeenth century, the King of England was worried about a thief who had been striking on the roads. Meanwhile, Sarah, who lived in the remote countryside, was heartbroken by the suffering the king's ridiculous taxes were causing her village. So heartbroken she had taken matters into her own hands-she was the thief! One day, she was saved from falling off a cliff by an elegant man. He turned out to be Lord Rutledge, an acquaintance of her uncle and a close associate of the king. Sarah assumed he was looking for the thief, so she tried to keep her distance. But luckily he didn't seem to realize who she was... Rather than taking her into custody, he kissed her and said he wanted to teach her the etiquette of the court!
(c)CHISATO NAKAMURA/MARY BRACHO
One year has passed since Annabella's gambling, alcoholic husband died. Since then, she's been relentlessly bullied by her mother-in-law, who has made her life a living hell. She finally gets to attend a ball once her mourning period ends, and there she meets Sir William, a strong, attractive gentleman. He seems interested in her, but she can't believe he'd bother with a widow who is treated like a servant. Annabella doesn't know what to make of him, but when she loses herself in his beautiful eyes, blue like the summer sea, she forgets everything else...
(c)CHISATO NAKAMURA/NICOLA CORNICK
Fan Winslow is the landlord of an old mansion in nineteenth-century Tunford, England. One day, a man who claims to be the new master of the mansion appears before her. His name is Captain George Claremont, a famous navy hero who was looking for a house to settle in. He easily charms Fan with his gracious manner and kind gestures, but she knows she mustn't let herself love him?she's secretly the head of a smuggling ring! How could a hero like him ever accept a criminal into his heart?
(c)YOKO HANABUSA/MIRANDA JARRETT
"For the first time in six years, I'll be coming home...to witness your marriage to the duke." The long-awaited letter that young Evelyn received from Sam didn't contain the answer she was hoping for. When she was fifteen, Sam was her first kiss and her first love. But she can only assume it was a goodbye gesture before he left to study medicine overseas. Suppressing her lingering passion, Evelyn decides to try her best to form a new loving relationship with the duke. However, Sam, now a skilled and handsome doctor, struggles with his developing feelings for Eve as he hides a dark secret that will change their relationship forever...
(c)NAOKO MOTO/CHRISTINE MERRILL
While on his way home, Duke Zachary meets a mysterious lady who barges into his carriage. The lady, who wears a black veil that hides her face, tells Duke that she came to tell him a big secret. She proves it by telling him a secret about himself that the public does not know. When he takes her home and pulls off the veil, Duke is shocked to see Georgianna, his fiancee from half a year ago, who eloped with a French man. He wonders what this girl wants with him now...
(c)RIN OGATA/CAROLE MORTIMER
One day Griffin, the Duke of Rotherham, was in his carriage when he hit a woman who ran out into the street wearing only a negligee. She lost consciousness, so he had no choice but to take her home and nurse her back to health. When she woke up, she was without her memory. Who was this strong, handsome man? More important, who was she? She was unable to come up with even her name, so Griffin began to call her Bella.
(c)RIN OGATA/ANNA DAPALO
Amy's younger sister has been a spoiled queen of high society, and Amy has supported her from the shadows. Amy's willingness to give up on her own marriage to help her sister is linked to the secret reason her younger sister hardly says a word. Amy becomes even more vigilant than usual when she learns that ambitious Ben had plans to marry her sister just to get close to the famous sisters' father. She's heard rumors that this handsome man is the illegitimate son of a duke-he's certainly quite the mystery. But whatever his circumstances, she won't allow anyone to get close to her younger sister just to use her! Amy never imagined that she would become Ben's prisoner!
(c)NEI NOWAKI/CHRISTINE MERRILL
In nineteenth-century England, Mary, the daughter of a reverend, is left all alone after his death, with no one to depend on. While worrying about the future, before her appears Ian, the much-talked-about rake of high society and the son of an earl. Mary is put off by his flippant attitude, but Ian can't stop thinking about this woman from a lower class and asks for her hand in marriage!
(c)MIZUHO AYABE /CATHERINE J. ARCHIBALD
Hester lives as a companion to the marquise at Barroughby Hall. Compared to her beautiful sisters who lead flamboyant lives, Hester is plain, has no plans to get married and has been living like she's retired. One day, Adrian, the stepson of the marquise, known as the scandalous "Dark Duke," and his stepbrother, Elliot, return. There is no chance that a plain woman like her would ever be noticed by either of them-that's how Hester feels when a miracle occurs. Both beautiful men are passionately after her.
(c)KINUKO NAKAYAMA/MARGARET WILKINS
Alice's parents died and left her with nothing, so her uncle took her in, but he treats her harshly. When her uncle and her cousins leave for Christmas, a mysterious man named Captain Grayling shows up at Alice's door in a dashing military uniform. He was on his way to spend the holidays with friends and family when he and his children were caught in a blizzard. They spend several days with Alice, but when they are making preparations to leave, Captain Grayling asks Alice to leave with them. At first, she is elated, but then she realizes all he's looking for is a governess for his children...She realizes he could never want to marry her. Hurt and betrayed, Alice tells him she's staying with her uncle!
(c)JUNKO MURATA/ANNIE BURROWS
After her father is executed for being a traitor, Isabelle is taken in by her tyrannical uncle, who confiscates her fortune. Every day she is abused by her evil cousin. Her only saving grace is her talent for accounting. All her life she thought she was too unattractive and too low of a status to get married...yet she'd always desired Sir Justin. One night Sir Justin, who had come to propose to her cousin, kidnaps her instead. He takes her to a monastery and asks her to marry him. Is this some kind of dream? What is his motive?
(c)CHISATO NAKAMURA/MARY LIMING
Marianne, a sixteen-year-old orphan, was suddenly informed by Carstairs, her guardian, that she will be living with an aristocrat. Marianne thought that he was going to be a kind old gentlemen, but upon arriving, she is welcomed by Desmond, a wild young man who perfectly fits the description of a rake. Apparently, Desmond played a game of poker with Carstairs and won the right to become her guardian. Believing that she was a high-end prostitute, he wasted no time and brought her to his bedroom. Marianne couldn't believe what was happening to her, and in the arms of this man, she couldn't believe her fate.
(c)NAOKO MOTO/SALLY CHENEY
In Northumberland, far from London, lives a beauty who has abandoned high society. Adam, a dandy carrying a large debt, hears the rumor and impulsively proposes marriage to Lady Helena, whom he has never laid eyes on. But surprisingly her father is drawn to Adam because of his charming good looks and academic background and he agrees to the marriage. Not only is Adam after Helena's money...he's also entirely lacking in manners! But what protest can Helena make with her bloodstained past?
(c)CHISATO NAKAMURA/JACQUELINE LEPORE NAVIN
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