The year is 1935, and Rose Waltham is refusing to marry the suitor that her father has chosen for her. She tells him that she wishes to marry a man that she loves, and he does his best to convince her that the man she is already engaged to will make a fine husband. Incensed, Rose flees to her favorite childhood hide out; the attic. While there, she discovers a journal from over 100 years earlier…
Lucinda Spenser, Cindy to everyone who knows her, lost her father to suicide when she was eighteen. The company he had built from scratch had been aggressively taken over and broken up by The Randolph Corporation and he had lost all the family’s wealth.
When I went out for my twenty-first birthday, all I wanted was a few drinks and a night out with my friends but what I ended up with was so much more that what I’d expected. A night of frivolity with the girls soon ended up being a night to remember when we were invited to the VIP area of the hottest club in town to see my favorite DJ and when I met him, I knew my life would never be the same.
Jennifer is stuck in a loveless marriage. She’s bored and unfulfilled. She knows there’s more to life, but didn’t she give up the right to find it, when she said I do?
Jason has more debt than he can handle. That’s the only reason he takes on a pity job given to him by his stepsister Jennifer. He’s never met her before, but he’s met her mom and he’s pretty sure he knows all there is to know.
William does not want anything in his life to change. He is more than content to continue with his rakish ways, but, when his father dies unexpectedly, he is forced to return to the country and take on his ducal responsibilities.
Eleanor Davisham hates how her parents quash her free spirit. They are determined that she should marry, but only a man of their choosing.
Lucy Cramer had a stable and secure with her very nice and predictable boyfriend, Brandon but when he gets her to agree to a visit to see her estranged mother, things don’t remain so foreseeable and anticipated for the recent college graduate.
Merry was a quiet, peace-loving girl, just graduated college, when her mom talked her into coming to exotic Abu-Dhabi to try out for a role in a Formula 1 racing team. Preferring a slower pace of life, Merry was reluctant, but felt she had to come to meet her mother’s new fiancé.
Soon after arriving, Merry is saved from harm by the sexiest man she’d ever seen.
The night I moved into my new building, I f*cked my new neighbor. I didn’t mean to; I was a good girl. I’d spent the last few years alone and concentrating on my college degree but, when I ventured upstairs to complain about the noise, he was too gorgeous to resist and it was the best sex of my life. I didn’t even get his name.
A week later, my mom calls from the other side of the country.
Francois, Duke of Ellington has only ever wanted to live honorably, but the King had other plans.
When the Duke crossed the King one too many times, it was decided that his ultimate punishment would be to marry the most dishonorable woman at court; Natalie Portier.