The Virtuoso (Windham Series)

By Grace Burrowes

A genius with a poor loss...

Gifted pianist Valentine Windham, youngest son of the Duke of Moreland, has no real interest in his father's obsession to determine his sons married, and as an alternative pours ardour into his tune. but if Val loses his tune, he flees to the rustic, by myself and affected by what has been robbed from him.

A widow with a heartbreaking secret...

Grieving Ellen Markham has hidden herself away, trying to find protection in solitude. Her curious new neighbor bargains a kindred lonely soul whose desperation is matched simply via his hope, yet Ellen's devastating mystery may be the something that destroys them both.

Together they will locate there is not any rescue from the previous, yet occasionally wasting every thing might help locate what you would like most.

Windham series:
The inheritor (Book 1)
The Soldier (Book 2)
The Virtuoso (Book 3)
Lady Sophie's Christmas want (Book 4)
girl Maggie's mystery Scandal (Book 5)
Lady Louisa's Christmas Knight (Book 6)
girl Eve's Indiscretion (Book 7)
Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait (Book 8)

Praise for The Soldier:

"Captivating...Burrowes' sensual love tale is clever and tender." – Publishers Weekly, STARRED Review

Praise for The Heir:

"Sweet, horny, gentle romance among characters so vivid they appear to jump off the page." – Meredith Duran, writer of depraved turns into You

"Burrowes' enthralling romance charms from the beginning!" – RT booklet experiences, four starts

"Refreshing...a luminous and swish erotic Regency." – Publishers Weekly

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She leaned a bit extra on Val’s arm, her weight welcome or even comforting. “And are you within the behavior of getting him investigate cross-check you? ” “He strikes round much and exams up on such a lot of his friends,” Val defined. He didn't want to guard Nick—Nick wanted no defending—but he sought after Ellen to appreciate why Val thought of the fellow a pal. “This spring I moved in with him for a number of weeks through the Season. I’d come down from the north and used to be at unfastened ends and was once such a lot veritably no longer prepared to stay in a single of my mom and dad’ flats.

In many ways, all of them nonetheless love her, and that’s correctly. He retains a few of her garments in a trunk within the attic simply because they bring her smell. ” As Abby spoke, Ellen discovered suddenly that a part of her misgivings relating to Valentine Windham stemmed no longer from her personal duplicity with the guy, or maybe worry of entangling him in her earlier, yet easily from a widow’s guilt. Like solar bursting via rain clouds, it hit her that loving Valentine Windham, being intimate with him, didn't betray Francis.

Her answer was once gratifyingly speedy and likely. “Only with you, and also you are with me. ” “Just so. Now come cuddle up with me in this attractive wet day, and be my love. ” She curled up opposed to his facet with a sigh that bespoke 5 years of fatigue and loneliness, 5 years of coping, coping with, and wishing for extra, even if extra may possibly by no means be. Val heard that sigh and propped his chin on her crown. “What does an enterprising gardener do on a wet Monday? ” “I can begin seedlings or get a few baking performed.

Yet he couldn’t continually be together with her, simply because Ellen insisted she have time to have a tendency her gardens and organize her little conservatory. Val despatched Dayton and Phillip again to Candlewick, with hugs and thank you and top needs throughout. He employed a number of servants and commissioned the wily Hazlit to accomplish a number of extra errands. He wrote to his brother Gayle, who managed either the Windham family members funds and the Moreland exchequer, and he wrote to David and Letty Worthington, and never almost about bat homes and vegetable plots.

Consider i've got no selection now. ” Val caught the major in his pocket with out taking a look at it. “None in any respect. ” Sir Dewey grinned as he spoke. “I’ll be watching for these statements, and in the event you drop them off, probably you're keen to take a definite juvenile canines again with you? ” Val blinked in confusion. “A dog? Mr. Lindsey advised it's possible you'll take a dog off my arms at some point soon. prefer for desire, don’t you're thinking that? ” “What prefer? ” “I spent the total day observing each good-looking swain within the shire tease and flirt along with your girl, and i give some thought to a considerable prefer.

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