The Earl's Desire by Alexia Praks
Approx. 80,590 words.
Published on August 17, 2011.
Christina Smith is disguising herself as a boy. When handsome Merrick Hasting rescues her and offers her a position in his home, she is eternally grateful and looks up to him as a big brother. But there's one problem. She wants him as her lover. But he's already in love with another woman.