A WICKED DAWN
The 9th Cynster Novel
First published 2002
"Marrying you will be entirely my pleasure."
Cynster hears these words from handsome, enigmatic Lucien
Ashford, 6th Viscount Calverton, and is stunned. It's near
dawn and she's risked scandal by lying in wait for him just
outside his London house. But he agrees to her outrageous
marriage proposal - just prior to falling unconscious at her
feet. Amelia is torn between astounded relief and indignant
affront, then decides she doesn't care. She has always loved
him - no other man will do for her - and she's tired of waiting.
a young lady needs to take matters into her own hands.
matters of the heart are never that simple. The first hitch
in Amelia's plans comes when Luc refuses to agree to a hasty
wedding, but insists on properly wooing her...in public and
in private. Soon she longs for those moments away from the
watchful gaze of the ton in which she can learn all about
seduction from a master. But unknown to Amelia, Luc has a
very good reason for wooing her. Every wicked gentleman has
REVIEWS & ACHIEVEMENTS
Named by Oakland Press as one of the Best Romances of 2002
Ashford nominated for the Romantic Tines Best K.I.S.S. Hero
Publishers Weekly, USA Today and New York Times BESTSELLER!
"Ms. Laurens' Bar Cynster series continues to excel with
Amelia's very sensuous tale. The sexual tension remains taut
and the repartee entertaining. On a Wicked Dawn is sure to
raise your temperature on a cool spring night."
Suan Wilson, Reviewer, Old Book Barn Gazettte
stars! A TOP PICK & A KISS HERO! Stephanie Laurens can
really heat up the pages, and she hits her stride in this
tale of double deception. It's a delight...Readers will enjoy
every moment of the by-play between the lovers. ON A WICKED
DAWN is another irresistible Cynster read!"
Kathe Robin, Romantic Times