By Deborah Smith
Elgiva MacRoth is mesmerized through the conceited guy whose significant fortune is endangering the way forward for her tiny Scottish village. whilst she kidnaps him, he overwhelms her with ardour. How can she make him remember that she's taken him prisoner basically to maintain her background?
Read Online or Download Legends PDF
Similar social & family issues books
All you must be aware of to be a princess— Or simply dwell like one Compiled through Mia Thermopolis aka Princess Amelia Mignonette Grimaldi Thermopolis Renaldo of Genovia
On Prince Edward Island, the place Anne Shirley grew up within the sea-sprayed city of Avonlea, there has been no scarcity of fantastic stories. There used to be the case of Ludovic pace, who would not suggest to the lady he had courted for fifteen years until eventually Anne devised a plan to "speed" him up . . . if it did not backfire and holiday his center.
Quigley Johnson has, reluctantly, given up the remainder of her final yr of highschool to participate in her ally Ann's Betterment Plan, on the way to flip them into the best-dressed, such a lot sought-after, so much favourite women at their senior formal. simply because - hiya - who does not wish the right promenade, entire with a dream gown and a devastatingly good-looking date?
This uncooked, relocating novel follows teenagers-one, a Mohawk-wearing 17-year-old violent misfit; the opposite, a homosexual 13-year-old solid out via his relations, hustling at the streets and attempting to live on. Acclaimed writer Davida Wills Hurwin creates a riveting narrative advised in alternating views in their lives earlier than and after the violent hate crime that modified either their futures.
Additional resources for Legends
No, she decided, recalling that he was only thirty-seven years old. Only three years older than herself. One of the youngest billionaires in the world. Certainly one of the least lonely ones, considering what she'd read about his ladyfriends. Almost all had been blondes. Small, delicate blondes. That was why she'd worn a blond wig to his party. She hadn't been able to fake the small and delicate part, of course, but she'd won his attention anyway. Apparently, when Douglas Kincaid was in great need, any blonde in a low-cut gown would do.
Oh? " She smiled thinly and stabbed a poker into the fire. "It's not wise to insult the person who'll be bringing your meals to you. " "There's only me, Douglas. It was a one-woman plot. " "Don't waste your breath telling me a fairy tale. One person working alone couldn't have circumvented my security people. They're the best. In fact, they're probably halfway to finding this little torture nest of yours already. "No one but my executive staff will ever know that I'm missing. You and your pals will be hunted down by experts who make government investigators look like Boy Scouts.
Douglas Kincaid's dog licked her hand anxiously. "Sssh, now, he'll be fine," she said soothingly, stroking the dog's broad, golden head. "It's me you should be worrying over, lad. " Rob touched her arm. "Go up and sit with the others, Ellie. " "No. " At Rob's grim silence she glanced up. "Brother of mine, I was married for twelve years, you know. A man's body is nothing new to me. " He cursed softly. "I must have been crazy when we decided this plan. A true man wouldn't let his sister—" "A true man knows when his sister is the best choice for a job.