An Heiress at Heart

By Jennifer Delamere (Electronic Book, 2012)
A New Beginning

A youthful indiscretion has cost Lizzie Poole more than just her honor. After five years living in exile, she's finally returning home, but she's still living a secret life. Her best friend Ria's dying wish was for Lizzie to assume her identity, return to London, and make amends that Ria herself would never live to make. Bearing a striking resemblance to her friend, and harboring more secrets than ever before, Lizzie embarks on a journey that tempts her reckless heart once again . . .

A committed clergyman, Geoffrey Somerville's world is upended when he suddenly inherits the title of Lord Somerville. Now he's invited to every ball and sought after by the matchmaking mothers of London society. Yet the only woman to capture his heart is the one he cannot have: his brother's young widow, Ria. Duty demands he deny his feelings, but his heart longs for the mysterious beauty. With both their futures at stake, will Lizzie be able to keep up her facade? Or will she find the strength to share her secret and put her faith in true love?

  • Grand Central Publishing
    • Format: Electronic Book

    • Price: $5.99 US/$5.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9781455518944

    • On Sale Date: 10/30/2012

    • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

    Formats Available: Mass Market, Electronic Book, Trade Paperback

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A New Beginning

A youthful indiscretion has cost Lizzie Poole more than just her honor. After five years living in exile, she's finally returning home, but she's still living a secret life. Her best friend Ria's dying wish was for Lizzie to assume her identity, return to London, and make amends that Ria herself would never live to make. Bearing a striking resemblance to her friend, and harboring more secrets than ever before, Lizzie embarks on a journey that tempts her reckless heart once again . . .

A committed clergyman, Geoffrey Somerville's world is upended when he suddenly inherits the title of Lord Somerville. Now he's invited to every ball and sought after by the matchmaking mothers of London society. Yet the only woman to capture his heart is the one he cannot have: his brother's young widow, Ria. Duty demands he deny his feelings, but his heart longs for the mysterious beauty. With both their futures at stake, will Lizzie be able to keep up her facade? Or will she find the strength to share her secret and put her faith in true love?

The youngest child of a Navy pilot and a journalist, Jennifer acquired a love of adventure and an excitement for learning that continues to this day. She's lived in three countries and traveled throughout the U.S. An avid reader of classics and historical fiction, she also enjoys biographies and histories, which she mines for the vivid details to bring to life the characters and places in her books. She resides with her husband in North Carolina--where, when not writing or dreaming up romantic adventures for her characters, she can be found fantasizing about her next ski trip or European vacation.

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  • "This sweet and charming romance will touch your heart."

  • "Engrossing and heartbreaking. An Heiress at Heart is poignant, profound and lovely." (USA Today's HEA blog).

  • "This sweet and charming romance will touch your heart."

  • "Jennifer Delamere sets a new standard in Victorian romance, with characters who shine and a plot that will keep you guessing."

  • "A sweetly rendered tale of discovery and forgiveness with a refreshing touch of innocence."

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An Heiress at Heart
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • Price: $5.99 US/$5.99 CAN
  • Pages: 384
  • ISBN-13: 9781455518944
  • On Sale Date: 10/30/2012
An Heiress at Heart