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Embrace the Flame
Alone and penniless after the Great Plague of London, young Desire Guildford turned pickpocket rather than sell lher body on the streets. But she picked the wrong pocket when she stole from highwayman Morgan Trechard. Morgan returned for his valuables..and for the greeneyed beauty who had dared to best him.
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Published May 1st 1991 by Pinnacle
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Jan 07, 2013 Sarah rated it really liked it · review of another edition
This book was nearly everything I could have hoped for in a historical romance novel. Set in Restoration England, the action starts up shortly after the Black Plague of 1665 has disipated and ends in the aftermath of the 1666 Great London Fire. Usually I'm not too worried about the historical details in historical romances, but Haviland weaves love and facts together in a very readable (although slightly obtrusive) way. At first I worried that all the attention to historical detail would get in ...more