The Earl's Desire [NOOK Book]

Overview

Worldly and influential, Merrick William Hasting, Earl of Huntingdon, is the catch of the season. It is expected of him to propose the belle of the ton. On his way to his country estate, Merrick saves a youth name Chris from being beaten to death and takes him to his grand home. Suddenly, Merrick begins to feel an undercurrent of emotions toward Chris, emotions he has lost since the mysterious death of his wife. Not to mention an attraction of the sexual type so powerful, he thinks he has gone mad. The desire is ...

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The Earl's Desire

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Overview

Worldly and influential, Merrick William Hasting, Earl of Huntingdon, is the catch of the season. It is expected of him to propose the belle of the ton. On his way to his country estate, Merrick saves a youth name Chris from being beaten to death and takes him to his grand home. Suddenly, Merrick begins to feel an undercurrent of emotions toward Chris, emotions he has lost since the mysterious death of his wife. Not to mention an attraction of the sexual type so powerful, he thinks he has gone mad. The desire is entirely unnatural and against God’s rule of nature, and he must at all cost annihilate his sinful craving.
Shy and loyal to her boot, Christina Smith is disguising herself as a lad in order to protect herself and her family. After Merrick has saved her and fostered her in his home, her devotion and love for him knows no bound. She, however, is very confused and hurt when he starts pushing her away after the arrival of his guests. She knows those vile, scheming beautiful women are competing for his hand in marriage, and she uses her wits and tricks to protect him. Trying to convince the stubborn man so, however, is very hard indeed, especially where his heart is concern.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940045814928
  • Publisher: Alexia Praks
  • Publication date: 5/16/2014
  • Series: Rogue Series, #1
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 83,162
  • File size: 470 KB

Meet the Author

As a Cambodian-Kiwi growing up in a diverse cultural environment, Alexia finds romance and multicultural very fascinating. That’s why she likes to write about the relationship between two people from very different racial background falling in love, no matter if it is set in a contemporary or a fantasy world. Apart from working as a full time Medical Lab Scientist and occasionally losing herself in her own dream realm where hunky heroes and sweet heroines fight for their happily ever after, she loves self-cultivation, is fascinated about Bazi (four pillar of destiny), and dreams of one day having her very own chef to cook her amazing food every day. She is currently working on a series of romance and young adult books. Where you can find her: Website: http://www.alexiapraks.com Blog: http://worldofalexiapraks.wordpress.com Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/5767248.Alexia_Praks Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/AuthorAlexiaPraks Twitter: http://twitter.com/AlexiaPraks

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 19, 2014

    the earl s desire

    good story,kept me interested till the end.however,some editing needed.earl felt desire too soon and cris seemed too young for her age.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 24, 2014

    Good Book

    I liked the book. It had some very funny parts but i felt like it was not finished. Maybe there will be more books? Hmmm

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 16, 2014

    Good book

    This book was a pretty good book. The main female character, christine, was kind of annoying. At some points in the book i actually thought i cant believe this author made this girl so niave. She seemed like she was 14 or younger. But other than that it was a good story. Would recommend.

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 31, 2014

    Wonderful

    Fast pace and I enjoy this new author looking foward to Max story. I know others who read this book will agree. Cathy Maxwell would be charm with your book. And shes ggood. So read it and enjoy. Ms. D from Bronx, NY

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 10, 2014

    Good

    Good love story.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 31, 2014

    Loved it

    Please do Max's story

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 17, 2014

    Dumb

    Wow. Terrible. Charactors had no depth to them at all. Honestly it sounded like a 10 year old wrote it. Dumb dumb dumb dumb dumb. Sorry if this was rude but i can't believe i spent $4.99 on this.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 27, 2014

    Nicely written

    Nicely written, well developed characters, funny plot

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 25, 2014

    A must read

    Very good

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2014

    Good

    Good read

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