Today's the release day for Mistress by Marriage! I'll be giving away lots of copies all over the place, Click here for the blog tour. Vixen favorite Janet Mullany calls the book "funny, touching and sexy." Here's the link to Amazon's Look Inside feature, if you want to sample Edward and Caroline Christie's story in or out of order. ;)
Baron Christie and his lady wife have been separated for five years, so this romance doesn't follow the usual sequence. And Caroline is not the usual heroine--she's got a ferocious temper, serious scandal in her past, and she's a romance writer. She's also way chubbier than the lovely model on the book cover. (Any resemblance to me is purely coincidental. :P)
Do you think we'll ever see less-than-perfect heroines portrayed accurately on covers? What do you think Edward is thinking, and where is that big hand going next?
Too late for cold feet
Baron Edward Christie prided himself on his reputation for even temperament and reserve. That was before he met Caroline Parker. Wedding a scandalous beauty by special license days after they met did not inspire respect for his sangfroid. Moving her to a notorious lovebirds’ nest as punishment for her flighty nature was perhaps also a blow. And of course talk has gotten out of his irresistible clandestine visits. Christie must put his wife aside—if only he can get her out of his blood first.
Too hot to refuse
Caroline Parker was prepared to hear the worst: that her husband had determined to divorce her, spare them both the torture of passion they can neither tame nor escape. But his plan is wickeder than any she’s ever heard. Life as his wife is suffocating. But she cannot resist becoming her own husband’s mistress…