The Earl Most Likely

The Brides of St. Ives

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“An unforgettable read.”
—RT Book Reviews, 4 Stars
 
“Goodger writes romances that touch readers’ hearts and bring a smile to their day.”
—RT Book Reviews
 
The Brides of St. Ives
 
The picturesque seaside town of St. Ives is home to all manner of treasures . . .

 It’s not every day a young woman is offered ten thousand pounds for a few months’ work—especially the plain, shy daughter of a tin mine owner. The only thing special about Harriet Anderson is her extraordinary memory for even the smallest, most obscure detail. So when she’s asked by a gentleman to help restore his once magnificent ancestral home, she simply can’t refuse, no matter how scandalous the position. The money will mean freedom from her callous parents, and a life of independence. Harriet doesn’t imagine dreaming of anything more . . .
 
Augustus Lawton, Lord Berkley, cares about only one thing: restoring his beloved Costille House to its former, historically correct, glory. His late wife had taken great vindictive delight in transforming the old castle into a modern Victorian nightmare. Harriet’s remarkable memory will be invaluable in repairing it—and in helping him solve his wife’s murder. Yet as they work together, Augustus finds that besides her uncanny gift, Harriet possesses other priceless qualities. And as the castle’s beauty is gradually revealed, he can’t help noticing, so is hers . . .
 
Praise for the novels of Jane Goodger
 
“Fun, delightfully romantic—and sexy.” —Sally MacKenzie on The Spinster Bride
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About the author

Jane Goodger lives in Rhode Island with her husband and three children.  Jane, a former journalist, has written numerous historical romances. When she isn’t writing, she’s reading, walking, playing with her kids, or anything else completely unrelated to cleaning a house. You can visit her website at www.janegoodger.com.
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Publisher
Lyrical Press
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Published on
Jan 16, 2018
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Pages
400
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ISBN
9781516101641
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Historical
Fiction / Romance / Historical / Victorian
Fiction / Romance / Romantic Comedy
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“Goodger writes romances that touch readers’ hearts and bring a smile to their day.”
—RT Book Reviews
 
The Brides of St. Ives
 
In the charming seaside town of St. Ives, a buried secret could bring an unlikely pair together for a lifetime . . .
 
Clara Anderson’s mother has one mission: to marry off her daughter to a titled gentleman. Unfortunately, though the Andersons have come up in the world, Clara is still the granddaughter of a pig farmer, which means no self-respecting aristocrat will marry her. That’s just fine with Clara, who’s grown to disdain the upper classes. So when she meets an attractive man even more common than she is, she decides it’s time to forge her own path . . .
 
. . . Except that handsome, rugged Nathaniel Emory, Baron Alford, is no more a commoner than Clara is a blue-blood. He’s appeared on the scene for one reason only: to save his family’s estate from ruin by finding the exceedingly valuable blue diamond his grandfather buried in the Anderson’s garden fifty years ago. To do that, he must pretend to be a gardener. He didn’t count on the most beautiful girl he’s ever seen getting in his way. But Clara has made no secret of her dislike for aristocrats. Which means that once she uncovers his ruse, he’s certain she’ll never see him again . . .
 
Praise for the novels of Jane Goodger
 
 “Fun, delightfully romantic—and sexy.” —Sally MacKenzie on The Spinster Bride
 
“A touching, compassionate, passion-filled romance.”  —RT Book Reviews on A Christmas Waltz
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