Henry’s Bride by Emily Royal
Jeanette Claybone, newcomer to society thanks to her father’s recent baronetcy, struggles to navigate the waters of the ton during her first season. When an evening walk with the wrong hungry suitor ruins her reputation, she calls a duel for her honour but is left injured. Disowned by all, she finds an unlikely saviour in renowned rake Henry Drayton. Believing her reputation ruined, and determined to enjoy the sin she’s already been punished for, Jeanette succumbs to Henry’s passion. Upon discovering Jeanette told the truth about her virtue, Henry asks for her hand… Read more.
Trigger & Content Warnings
- Sexual assault
- Murder & disappearance of sex workers
- Gun violence