Taken by the Highest Bidder
Sold in Monte Carlo: a beautiful English baroness!
Samantha van Bergen has been wagered and won by the highest bidder: dark and sexy Italian, Cristiano Bartolo.
Did he buy her to bed her?
Innocent Sam is scared Cristiano will seduce her! But she quickly finds out he has his own reason for wanting her--bedding her is just a bonus!
Cristiano, an Italian billionaire and Sam an English orphan have one thing in common and that is their unquestionable love for his half sister and her ward, Gabby. There is a great chemistry between them and you just want Cristiano to fall in love with Sam and marry her and all three to live happily ever after…which they do of course…..after overcoming some difficulties.
It’s about facing one’s fe ...more
Ya desde vamos el argumento es bien flashero, pero no sólo eso: ella estuvo casada dos veces antes que con el héroe y sigue siendo virgen (...).
Esta novelita es demasiado volada, hasta para mí. Muchas vueltas, muchos conflictos, la verdad que me ...more
Also, the title of the book is slightly misleading. I wish the HQP titles would better reflect the actual plot of the books.
Baroness Samantha van Bergen is won in a card game by Cristiano Bartolo who is determined to destroy her husband. Samantha married the Baron so he could retain custody of his daughter, Gabriela, but when Samantha is forced to become the property of Cristiano, she must rescue Gabby, too.
I really struggled with this book. The whole "you belong to me because I won you in a card game" trope might have succeeded with historical fiction, but in modern times?! And then th ...more
As a little girl I spent hours on my bed, staring out the window, dreaming of far off places, fearless knights, and happy-ever-after endi ...more