The Truth About Lord Stoneville (The Hellions Of Halstead Hall)
The Truth About Lord Stoneville (The Hellions of Halstead Hall)
In the two decades since a tragic "accident" took the lives of his parents, Oliver Sharpe, the Marquess of Stoneville, has lived as an unrepentant rakehell. And with his grandmother vowing to disinherit him if he doesn't settle down and wed, he plans to fulfill the bargain in true Sharpe style -- by bringing home a fake fianc e from a brothel. But his scheme is derailed when he rescues an American beauty in a dire predicament instead.
Oliver Sharpe, the Marquess of Stoneville, needs a fiancée fast or his autocratic grandmother is not only going to disinherit Oliver but his four siblings, too. Oliver’s plan to hire a “fiancée” at one of London’s brothels quickly changes when he runs into Maria Butterfield. Not only is Maria an annoyingly outspoken commoner; she is American, which is enough to have Oliver’s grandmother quickly rescinding her decree. All Oliver has to do to secure Maria’s assistance is to help her find her own fiancé, Nathan Hyatt, who vanished after arriving in London several weeks ago. There is just one small problem: once Oliver locates Maria’s fiancé,...