An Uncommon Courtship (Hawthorne House #3)

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When her mother's ill-conceived marriage trap goes awry, Lady Adelaide Bell unwittingly finds herself bound to a stranger who ignores her. Lord Trent Hawthorne, who had grand plans to marry for love, is even less pleased with the match. Can they set aside their first impressions before any chance of love is lost?

Book Info

  • Original Title:An Uncommon Courtship (Hawthorne House #3)
  • Author:
  • Rating:7.86 / 10
  • Genre:Romance
  • Language:English
  • ISBN:9780764218262
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  • Publisher:Published January 3rd 2017 by Bethany House Publishers

Content

Prologue


Hertfordshire, England—1796

Many a man has been inspired by a great father or a noble brother, and young six-year-old Lord Trent Hawthorne had been blessed with both. Standing by his father atop a hill that looked out over a large portion of their country estate, he didn’t bother asking why he, a younger son, had been brought out to talk about the estate. Ever since he was three Father had included him in lessons, saying, “Life is unpredictable and you have to be ready. I hope you both live to see your grandchildren, but God may decide He’d rather have you as duke one day.”

Trent didn’t understand all that, but he liked spending time with his father and brother, so he didn’t complain.

On the other side of the large man stood Trent’s older brother, Griffith. Even at ten years old Griffith was showing signs that he would be as big as their father, if not taller. Trent stret...

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Reviews

Krista · 12-10-2018

Took me forever to finish this book, but it's charming...