Seducing Mr. Knightly
For ages it seems advice columnist Annabelle Swift has loved Derek Knightly, editor-owner of The London Weekly from a distance. Determined to finally attract her employer’s attention, she seeks advice from her loyal readers—who offer Annabelle myriad suggestions…from lower-cut bodices (success!) and sultry gazes (disaster!) to a surprise midnight rendezvous (wicked!).
She’s the only woman he’s never noticed…
Derek never really took note of his shy, wallflower lady writer. But suddenly she’s exquisite…and he can’t get Annabelle out of his mind! She must be pursuing someone, but who? For some inexplicable reason, the thought of her with another man makes Knightly insanely jealous.
Will Dear Annabelle find her happy ending?
But Knightly’s scandalous periodical has been targeted for destruction by a vengeful Lord Marsden, and the beleaguered editor now faces a devastating choice: either marry Marsden’s sister to save his beloved newspaper…or follow his heart and wed his Writing Girl.
The first line
Some things are simply true: the earth rotates around the sun, Monday follows Sunday, and Miss Annabelle Swift loves M. Derek Knightly with a passion and purity that would be breathtaking were it not for one other simple truth: Mr. Derek Knightly pays no attention to Miss Annabelle Swift.
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Discover what drives Annabelle Swift, The London Weekly’s advise columnist and self-described “spinster auntie from Bloomsbury”, to embark on a mad scheme and outrageous adventures in her quest to win the affections of Mr. Knightly. Read–>
- Book #4 in the Writing Girl Series
- Pub Date: 10/30/12
- Publisher: Avon
- ISBN: 978-0062088949
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