Title: Lady Catherine's Secret
Author: Sheridan Jeane
Series: Secrets and Seduction #2
Publication Date: December 1, 2014
Also in this series: It Takes a Spy
Genres: Historical, Romance
Despite Lady Catherine's love of fencing, she needs to stop pretending to be a boy and fraternizing with men…but not until after the fencing tournament! Her mother plans to marry her off by the end of the season, so this will be her last chance to enjoy her freedom. When she impulsively puts her reputation at risk to save the life of a dashing competitor, all seems lost when he sees through her disguise, but he vows never to reveal her secret. Thank goodness for gentlemanly honor!
Daniel, Marquess of Huntley, wants to overcome the rumors of his father's madness so that he can be embraced by London society. His plan is to marry the most proper woman who will have him, and then raise stable, respectable children. He certainly isn't interested in some hoyden with a penchant for masquerading as a boy and flaunting society's rules. In fact, he'd prefer to keep his distance.
When an obsessed suitor discovers Catherine's secret and threatens blackmail, the only path out of social ruin is marriage. But what kind of protection does matrimony provide when a vengeful suitor is plotting the ultimate revenge?
It Takes a Spy... (Secrets and Seduction #1)
1851, Cecilia Paring has serious reservations about marrying her fiancé,
Devin Montlake. Gone is the boy who could capture her heart with a word
or a glance and in his place is a man who has made it clear that to be a
proper barrister's wife, the exciting and impulsive Cecilia must change
Although Devin Montlake loves his orderly life as a
barrister, he's determined to follow his road map to achieve his goal of
becoming a judge. His biggest obstacle seems to be convincing his
headstrong fiancée to fulfill her social obligations with a modicum of
But when the jewelry collection belonging to Cecilia's
family is stolen the night before it is to be auctioned off and Devin
is framed for the crime, he discovers that following his much-loved
rules won't solve this particular problem. He'll need the inventiveness
of his irrepressible fiancée to catch the thief.
Sheridan Jeane writes exciting and emotion-packed historical romances set in the Victorian Era that confront issues of trust and conformity.
With the advent of the industrial age, life was changing. Many people tried to hold on to the old ways of life while others embraced the new opportunities open to them.
Join Sheridan as she explores the clash between the old and the new.
Sheridan has always loved books, history, and stories about amazing people who blaze new trails.
Despite naming their daughter Sheridan because they thought it might someday look great on the cover of a book, Sheridan's parents urged her in a more practical direction for college. Sheridan earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science with a minor in English.