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Set in England, this first installment of the series that practically plunged Netflix into the light porn industry has everything a reader wants in a historical romance. Intrigue, a secret plan that is sure to be found out, and plenty of steamy sexual tension.
Taking place during the 1850s when the Fugitive Slave Law was in full effect; Wiggs spins a beautiful twist on the Ugly Duckling by Hans Christian Anderson. Her story involves a young spinster who is the outcast of her gorgeous family, and a rough and careless sea captain who is certainly the odd man out in his own family.
When Captain Maximus Harcourt comes home to an obviously deceased and quite naked Earl tied unceremoniously to his sister’s bed, a sister who happens to be missing; he’s left with only one option.
Imagine dreaming of a fairytale prince, only to have your hopes of love dashed by time. Isolde Ophelia Goodnight is twenty-six and long ago put away her hopes of a fairytale romance. At the rate she’s going, she’ll settle for the necessities of life.