One of the most notoriouslyeligible bachelors in Europe isfinally ready to marry . . .
For fiercely independent Grier Hadley, being the illegitimate daughter of one ofLondon's most unsavory charactershas only one advantage: an enormous, ill-gotten dowry.
Prince Sevastian Maksimi knows wherehis duty lies: he must find a well-bredyoung lady--one with a considerablefortune to her name--wed her promptly, and get to the business of producingan heir.
The last thing Grier needs is someunattainable prince curling her toeswith his smoldering glances and wickedsuggestions. As far as Sev is concerned, she lacks the breeding to become aprincess. And yet one kiss from thisarresting female is all it takes for himto realize that anyone else in hisarms would be unthinkable . . .
About the Author
Sophie Jordan grew up on a pecan farm in the Texas hill country, where she wove fantasies of dragons, warriors, and princesses. A former high school English teacher, she's also the New York Times bestselling author of Avon historical romances and the Firelight series. She now lives in Houston with her family. When she's not writing, she spends her time overloading on caffeine (lattes and Diet cherry Coke preferred), talking plotlines with anyone who will listen (including her kids), and cramming her DVR with true-crime and reality-TV shows.