A Week to Be Wicked (Spindle Cove, Book 2) by Tessa Dare

By Tessa Dare

While a devilish lord and a bluestocking trigger at the street to spoil . . . time isn't really on their side.

Minerva Highwood, considered one of Spindle Cove's proven spinsters, should be in Scotland.

Colin Sandhurst, Lord Payne, a rake of the 1st order, should be . . . anyplace yet Spindle Cove.

These not going companions have one week:to faux an elopement

to persuade friends and family they're "in love"

to outrun armed robbers

to live on their worst nightmares

to go back and forth 400 miles with out killing each one other

All whereas sharing a truly small carriage via day and a good smaller mattress through night.

What they don't have time for is their transforming into allure. less wild ardour. And heaven forbid they spend priceless hours baring their hearts and souls.

Suddenly one week sounds like precisely adequate time to discover a global of hassle. and perhaps . . . simply possibly . . . eternal love.

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