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The Substitute Countess

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She has nothing to lose if he is lying - aside from her virtue...
Jack Worth lives a life of roguish adventure, money-making schemes and ever-changing women. He never thought he'd wantto settle down and find a wife... until he inherits a noble title and estate - without the riches.
Distant cousin Laurel is the unwitting heiress to all the money. Brought up in a Spanish con
ebook, 288 pages
Published June 1st 2013 by Harlequin Special Releases (first published January 1st 2013)
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Mary - Buried Under Romance
Jack Worth is a rake, gambler, and all-around libertine, who suddenly finds himself in the extraordinary position of being the new Earl of Elderidge, a penury title inherited from a distant cousin. Though all the entailed estates and the responsibilities of his tenants fall upon him, all of the previous Earl's money have been given to his daughter, Laurel Worth, who was sent to a Spanish convent soon after her birth. Suffice it to say, Jack desperately needs money to keep the estates afloat, so ...more
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Dec 30, 2016 rated it really liked it
I thought this was a cute, quick read. It had a few surprises in there that I didn't see coming at all!! I do wish there were more backstory on the main characters & more to the epilogue!! Other than that...3.5/4 Stars!!
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This was fine, but I didn't get into the love story as much as with other books.
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Sinopsis en Español // Synopsis in Spanish 1 1 Feb 24, 2015 06:10PM  
Lyn's foray into book-length fiction began in the early '90s, and she signed her first contract with Harlequin Historicals on Valentine's Day, 1996. "Flowers, candy, kisses, and a book sale, too! There will never be another day quite like that one!" she says.

"I always loved to write and even got excited about doing reports and term papers. I neglected other homework just to make that short story f
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