Handsome, wealthy, and sublimely confident, Colin Gray, the new Earl of Egremoor, has vowed to unmask the rabble-rousing pamphleteer, Lady Justice, the thorn in England’s paw. And he’ll stop at nothing.
Smart, big-hearted, and passionately dedicated to her work, Lady Justice longs to teach her nemesis a lesson in humility. But her sister is missing, and a perilous journey with her archrival into unknown territory just might turn fierce enemies into lovers.
- Original Title:The Earl (Devil's Duke #2)
- Author:Katharine Ashe
- Rating:7.9 / 10
- Publisher:Published October 25th 2016 by Avon
The Silent Boy
Spine stiff and shoulders squared, the boy sat in the chair by the window with his palms on his knees and the soles of his feet pressed to the floor. He did not move. Not even his shallow breaths stirred his frame that was bony like an ascetic’s, nor his face that was without expression, as though an artist had drawn the features at rest but forgot to invest humanity into them.
“You must allow me to see him,” his mother said on the other side of the door with a voice that made the boy’s insides sick.
The door handle rattled. But the panel was solid, fashioned centuries ago from some ancient tree that had grown in Gray Forest. In the past, with his inadequate fists the boy had pounded at that door. It still bore the pockmarks...