Title: The Siege of Lady Aloria
Series: A de Wolfe Pack, Novella
Author: Christina McKnight
Genre: Historical Romance, Regency England
Release Date: October 29, 2015
Word Count: 32,000
Cover Artist: Sweet n’ Spicy Designs
Lady Aloria has experienced firsthand what balls, betrothals, and the ensuing betrayals can do to a woman. To heal her heart, Aloria’s aim is to simply survive her final grand ball before her twenty-fourth birthday, and hope that her parents finally come to terms with her spinsterhood and allow her to retire to the country in peace.
Unfortunately, Marcus Adair, the Duke of Wolfeton, has other plans for her future. In town to secure a bride, he has set his sights on Aloria, and no other woman will do. But after a chance meeting in a darkened hallway, Marcus realizes he not only needs Aloria in his life; he desires her above all others.
Can Lady Aloria forget her scandalous past to build a future with the Duke of Wolfeton?
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Marcus Adair, the Duke of Wolfeton is broke due to his father gambling. He seeks Lady Aloria’s father for aid but instead he ends up meeting her. He knows he has a nice dowry and if he marries her his money problems would be solved. So he ends up befriending her at her ball but he soon realizes he has feelings for her.
Lady Aloria is used to being betrayed especially from suitors who have courted her. This was supposed to be her final grand ball before her twenty fourth birthday as she has come to terms to being a spinster despite her parents’ wishes.
But then the Duke enters her world for one night and turns her life upside down. Next morning, she realizes he was using her for her money. Can these two be able to move past and admit their feelings past the lies?
Christina McKnight is a book lover turned writer. From a young age, her mother encouraged her to tell her own stories. She’s been writing ever since. Currently, she focuses on Historical Romance, Urban Fantasy, and Paranormal Romance.
Christina enjoys a quiet life in Northern California with her family, her wine, and lots of coffee. Oh, and her books…don’t forget her books! Most days she can be found writing, reading, or traveling the great state of California.
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