The Secret Nabob

The Secret Nabob A Sister For SaleMiss Madeline Wycliff Had Two Sisters As Different As Night And Day There Was Arabella, Bold And Brazen, Who Stole Madeline S Chance For A London Season, And Wed A Rake Whose Debts Now Threatened The Family Estate And There Was Priscilla, As Untouched As She Was Exquisite Perfect Marriage Bait To Hook Their Menacingly Mysterious New Neighbor, The Fabulously Wealthy Heir To Balenger Hall Somehow Madeline Had To Pull Her Family Back From Disaster While Keeping Priscilla From A Married Fate Worse Than Death She Would Have To Turn Her Back On The Handsome Seafaring Stranger Who Offered Her A Voyage To The Wilder Shores Of Love And She Would Have To Get Dangerously Close To A Nefarious Nabob In His Lordly Lair To Save Priscilla S Happiness And Innocenceeven If It Meant Sacrificing Her Own. The plot is quite predictable an heir to an estate returns wealthy from India and takes the neighborhood by storm, especially his neighbor, who is trying to encourage a match between the youngest daughter Priscilla and the nabob However, it is the eldest daughter, Madeline, with whom the nabob falls in love, after encountering her in the woods and hiding his identity as a plain mister Naturally, once the nabob Philip s young friend arrives, said gentleman quickly forms an attachment with P The plot is quite predictable an heir to an estate returns wealthy from India and takes the neighborhood by storm, especially his neighbor, who is trying to encourage a match between the youngest daughter Priscilla and the nabob However, it is the eldest daughter, Madeline, with whom the nabob falls in love, after encountering her in the woods and hiding his identity as a plain mister Naturally, once the nabob Philip s young friend arrives, said gentleman quickly forms an attachment with Priscilla, righting out the matches for our nice characters The family s middle daughter, Arabella, is a domineering beauty married to a rake whose debts have led dangerous men to her family, so we know in advance that there is going to be a dastardly kidnapping scene and a heroic rescue Madeline and Philip are quite a good couple, and I would have given this 5 stars if not for the lack of comeuppance with regards to Arabella and her husband s stupidity, and the lengthy time between the unm
4.00 stars mild pg13Good story Liked Hero Unfortunately, author throws in a ridiculous misunderstanding and heroine suddenly loses her sensibleness and temporarily becomes obtuse and melodramatic If you can get through that, it s otherwise a nice story.

[Epub] ↠ The Secret Nabob  Author Martha Kirkland – Rarefishingbooks.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 224 pages
  • The Secret Nabob
  • Martha Kirkland
  • English
  • 16 February 2018
  • 0451187377