Considered a spinster, Lady Drusilla Rudney has only one role in life: to chaperone her sister. So when her flighty sibling elopes, Dru knows she has to stop her! She employs the help of a traveling companion, who looks harmless enough .
Former army captain John Hendricks is intrigued by this damsel in distress. Once embroiled with her in a mad dash across England, he discovers that Dru is no simpering woman. Her unconventional ways make him want to forget his gentlemanly conduct and create a scandal all their own!
|Series:||Ladies in Disgrace|
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About the Author
Christine Merrill wanted to be a writer for as long as she can remember. During a stint as a stay-at-home-mother, she decided it was time to “write that book.” She could set her own hours and would never have to wear pantyhose to work! It was a slow start but she slogged onward and seven years later, she got the thrill of seeing her first book hit the bookstores. Christine lives in Wisconsin with her family. Visit her website at: www.christine-merrill.com
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This is a Trilogy. The correct order is: 1) Lady Folbroke's Delicious Deception 2) Lady Drusilla's Road to Ruin 3) Lady Pricilla's Seceret. If you like historical romance books this series is for you. I read them all and loved them all. They are well written, funny and endearing. John is my favorite character in all the books. I really enjoyed his and Drucilla's story. Made me laugh. Enjoyed the romance.
The author is still going strong in this second book of the trilogy. Fast-paced fun read.
Lady Drusilla's Road to Ruin by Christine Merrill 3 STARS Lady Drusilla's chases after her sister Priscilla who has eloped with her dance instructer. She is determined not to let her sister bring shame to their house. Priscilla also took her money. Drusilla does not want everyone to know that she is a Dukes daughter. So she is traveling as cheep as she can is riding a mail coach w with two strangers. One is John Hendricks he is drunk after quitting his job, got on the wrong carriage. He wants to be left alone. the second was a merchant who was crowding her on the carriage and asking if she is being met, had money looking to take advantage of her. Finally Drusilla told him she was traveling with her brother John as she kicked him. John played along and they ended sharing a room at the inn and he agreed to help her stop the elopement. As they race after the pair who are going across the broader to wed. They get closer but misunderstanding happens. This is a nice romance that is a fast read. Thier are a few love scenes. Its a typical regency romance. I was given this ebook to read in exchange of honest review from Netgalley. 04/03/2012 PUB Harlequin Harlequin Historical