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Chasing the Heiress: The Muses' Salon Series #2

Rachael Miles

ISBN 9781420140880
Publish Date 5/31/2016
Format Paperback
Categories Historical, Zebra Shout, Muses' Salon
List Price: $4.99

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"Her characters come alive with warmth and purpose." --Jodi Thomas, New York Times bestselling author

Heiress On The Run

Lady Arabella Lucia Fairborne has no need of a husband. She has a fine inheritance for the taking, a perfectly capable mind, and a resolve as tough as nails. But what she doesn't have is the freedom to defy her cousin's will--and his will is to see her married immediately to the husband of his choosing. So is it any wonder that she dresses herself as a scullery maid and bolts into the night?

Colin Somerville's current mission for the home office is going poorly. Who would have expected otherwise for a rakish spy tasked with transporting a baby to the care of the royal palace. But when, injured and out of ideas, Colin stumbles upon a beautiful maid who knows her way around a sickroom, it seems salvation has arrived. Until he realizes that though Lucy may be able to help him survive his expedition, he may not escape this ordeal with his heart intact…

“Intrigue, romance, adventure—Chasing the Heiress has it all. I’m a Rachel Miles fan!” —Cathy Maxwell, New York Times bestselling author

About Rachael Miles :

Rachael Miles has always loved a good romance, especially one with a bit of suspense and preferably a ghost. She is also a professor of book history and nineteenth-century literature whose students frequently find themselves reading the novels of Ann Radcliffe and other gothic tales. A native Texan, Rachael lives with her indulgent husband, three rescued dogs, and an ancient cat. Visit her at rachaelmiles.com.

Photo Credit: Richard E Porter


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Who to Trust (Saturday, August 13, 2016)
Reviewer: Kathy Jund

4.5 stars! Book two in Rachael Miles' The Muses' Salon series!! A must read! Can trust bring to the open secrets held too close to the heart? Each with their own reasons not to trust ever again, whether brought together by fate or fortune time soon will tell, that is, if they get to live through the ordeal at hand. Lucy, working as a scullery maid at a coaching inn, unbeknownst to those around her in her true form as Lady Arabella Lucia Fairborrne an heiress to a fortune that her reprobate cousin would do anything to get his hands on. Also the daughter of an officer raised on the battlefields Lucy is an accomplished nurse whose skills are soon to be tested as a carriage pulls in to the inn carrying victims of what appears a highwayman ambush. A woman shot and in the throes of labor along with gentleman also suffering from a gunshot hope to seek treatment and secret protection. Colin Somerville, a former officer in the Army, who had also been tasked with secret spy missions from the Home Office has seen his share of men under his command fall at the enemy's hand but one particular mission has left him irreparably damaged. To satisfy one last request of the Home Office, accepting this final and supposedly simple mission now finds him not only wounded, but potentially facing failure to bring the secret mission to a successful close. Reduced to be treated at the hands of the dark-haired siren before him he fears not only his assignment is in danger but himself as well.


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