Lady Ann's Excellent Adventure (A Regency Short Story)

Lady Ann's Excellent Adventure (A Regency Short Story)

by Candice Hern
Lady Ann's Excellent Adventure (A Regency Short Story)

Lady Ann's Excellent Adventure (A Regency Short Story)

by Candice Hern



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This is an original, never-before-published Regency short story of approximately 12,000 words. Fans of the traditional Regency romances of Georgette Heyer, Barbara Metzger, and Carla Kelly will enjoy this story of a highborn bride about to embark on an important arranged marriage. Before sacrificing herself on the altar of duty, Lady Ann decides to experience one last day of unchaperoned fun. Her attempted escape, however, appears to be foiled when she gets stuck in a tree. She is fortunate to be rescued by a gallant gentleman, who then accompanies her on a most excellent adventure. When she finds herself falling in love with her handsome rescuer, Lady Ann must now face an arranged marriage that not only tests her sense of duty. It might also break her heart.

"Candice Hern is a striking talent of superior merit, one whose intelligence, wit, and craftsmanship are as impressive as her elegant romantic sensibility."
--Romantic Times

Product Details

BN ID: 2940016128443
Publisher: Candice Hern
Publication date: 12/23/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: eBook
Sales rank: 293,184
File size: 349 KB

About the Author

Candice Hern is the award-winning, bestselling author of historical romance novels and traditional Regency romance novels, all set during the English Regency, a period she knows well through years of collecting antiques, fashion prints, and magazines of the period. She travels to England regularly, always in search of more historical and local color to bring her stories and characters to life.
Her books have won praise for the "intelligence and elegant romantic sensibility" (Romantic Times) as well as "delicious wit and luscious sensuality (Booklist).

Candice's award-winning website ( is often cited for its Regency World pages, where readers interested in the era will find an illustrated glossary, a detailed timeline, illustrated digests of Regency people and places, articles on Regency fashion, research links, and much more. It is the only author website listed among the online resources for the Jane Austen Centre in England.
Visit for more information on all Candice's books, including excerpts and a look "behind the scenes" of each novel.
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