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A Penniless Prospect
     

A Penniless Prospect

by Joanna Maitland
 

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A Lady In Disguise

With no dowry and unremarkable looks, Jessamyne Calderwood sees herself as a penniless country mouse. But when her greedy family attempts to marry her off, the mouse becomes a wily vixen….

Determined to escape a loveless marriage, "Jamie" disguises herself as a boy and manages to find a position working in the

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A Lady In Disguise

With no dowry and unremarkable looks, Jessamyne Calderwood sees herself as a penniless country mouse. But when her greedy family attempts to marry her off, the mouse becomes a wily vixen….

Determined to escape a loveless marriage, "Jamie" disguises herself as a boy and manages to find a position working in the gardens on the estate of Richard, Earl Hardinge. There she remains undetected until Richard rescues her from an attack. To his astonishment, he finds he's not holding a boy, but the soft body of a delectable young woman….

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781459243330
Publisher:
Harlequin
Publication date:
05/15/2012
Sold by:
HARLEQUIN
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
613,616
File size:
993 KB

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Meet the Author

Joanna Maitland started writing for her two children when they were small, and progressed to writing adult fiction, mainly historical. She finds the research absorbing and has become a part-time history student at the local university. Her short stories have been published under various pseudonyms in literary and women’s magazines. In her spare time Joanna enjoys reading, music, gardening, needlework, and walking, especially in countryside that reminds her of her native Scotland.

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