(From the publisher):
Jack Fortescu gambles to win, and this time his prize is not only his rivalís lavish mansion but everything in it—including the manís beautiful sister! But when it comes to games, Jack has met his match....
Left homeless by her brotherís escapade, Arabella Lacey has two appalling choices: pack her bags—or agree to marry the lunatic whoís taken over her house. Why would such a handsome—and outrageously wealthy—man want such an unromantic arrangement? Arabella intends to find out, and have a little fun in the process at Jackís expense...literally. As Jack discovers that his reluctant bride is no ordinary beauty, he feels a stir of admiration, among other emotions, that wasnít part of the bargain. Now heís the one with everything to lose...
Original title: Almost a Bride
Genre: Fiction→ Romance→ Historical