Touch the Sun: Rakes & Rebels: The Beauvisage Family, Book 3

· Boxwood Manor Books
134 reviews

About this ebook

A Daring Masquerade...

In 1789 Philadelphia, on the eve of the first Presidential inauguration, charismatic Lion Hampshire aspires to a seat in the first Congress. In an effort to improve his reputation, he agrees to an arranged marriage with Virginia-bred Priscilla Wade. However, his fiancée’s headstrong lady’s maid, Meagan, is not who she seems to be and Lion’s carefully crafted future may be undone by his passion for the wrong woman…

Filled with Cynthia Wright’s hallmarks of warm intimacy, sensual romance, humor, adventure, and colorfully-drawn historical characters like Washington, Franklin, & Hamilton, TOUCH THE SUN is a shining achievement by a beloved author!

"Cynthia Wright magically entwines passion and history!" ~ RT Book Reviews

Rakes & Rebels: The Beauvisage Family:

1 – STOLEN BY A PIRATE: a novella prequel to RESCUED BY A ROGUE (Jean-Philippe & Antonia)

2 – RESCUED BY A ROGUE (originally published as CAROLINE) (Alec & Caro)

3 – TOUCH THE SUN (Lion & Meagan)

4 – SPRING FIRES (Nicholai & Lisette)


The 2 Rakes & Rebels series feature intertwining characters!

Rakes & Rebels: The Raveneau Family:

1 - SILVER STORM (André & Devon)

2 - HER HUSBAND, THE RAKE: a sequel novella (André & Devon)

3 - SMUGGLER'S MOON (Sebastian & Julia)

4 - THE SECRET OF LOVE (Gabriel & Isabella)

5 - SURRENDER THE STARS (Ryan & Lindsay)

6 - HIS MAKE-BELIEVE BRIDE (Justin & Mouette)

7 - HIS RECKLESS BARGAIN (Nathan & Adrienne)

8 - TEMPEST (Adam & Cathy)

"Cynthia Wright always delivers, book after book. If you are a tried and true fan already, you can't wait for another new release. If you are new to her books....well, lucky, lucky you. Let the reading begin!!" ~ Elizabeth Clayton, Amazon reader

134 reviews
Clara Ngakoana
May 13, 2017
I just love cynthia's books this was my seventh and i will make sure i read them all..she never dissapoints!!
8 people found this review helpful
Cheryl Burton
March 14, 2019
It was an ok read. I found the back & forth between Lion and Meagan dragged on a bit too & felt repetitive
9 people found this review helpful
Rahul Gupta
June 1, 2019
The setting, the characters, the story, the unpredictable plot twists and turns, basically everything about this wonderful novel is something to delight in! I read this book with ambivalence: wanting to know how Meagan and Lion achieve their HEA, yet never wanting the delightful story to end! A MUST READ! YOU ARE SERIOUSLY MISSING OUT ON ONE OF THE MOST WELL-WRITTEN AND ENGAGING ROMANCE NOVELS IF YOU HAVEN'T READ THIS ONE! I would definitely give this 10 stars if I could.👌👏😊
3 people found this review helpful

About the author

My career as a novelist began when I was twenty-three, with a phone call from New York announcing that CAROLINE would be published by Ballantine Books. Can you imagine my excitement? I went on to write 12 more bestselling historical romances set in Colonial America, Regency England & America, Medieval England & France, and the American West.

My novels have won many awards over the years, but what means most are readers' messages like this one: "When I read your books, I can't wait to turn the page, but never want the story to end." It's a thrill to have all my novels available, including my two newest, TEMPEST (The Raveneau Novels, Book 4) and SMUGGLER’S MOON (The Raveneaus in Cornwall, Book 1).

Today I live in northern California with my husband, Alvaro, in a 1930's Spanish cottage. When we aren't riding our tandem road bike or traveling in our Airstream, I love spending time with family, especially my two young grandsons.

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