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Lord of the privateers
Lord of the privateers
Laurens, Stephanie2017
This is the thrilling conclusion to The Adventurers Quartet series, a passionate Regency-era drama played out on the high seas and in the sweltering heat of tropical jungles, ultimately reaching a scintillating climax in the glittering ballrooms of London. Widely known as the lord of the privateers, Royd Frobisher expects to execute the final leg of the rescue mission his brothers have begun. What he does not expect is to be pressured into taking, Isobel Carmichael his childhood sweetheart, former handfasted bride and current business partner with him. A force of nature, Isobel has a mission of her own, to find and bring a young cousin safely home. And along the way, she hopes to rid herself of the dreams of a life with Royd that still haunt her. Neither expects the shock that awaits them as they set sail, much less the new horizons that open before them as they embark on a full-scale rescue-assault on the compound deep in the jungle. Yet despite the support of his brothers and their ladies, Royd and Isobel discover that freeing the captives is only half the battle. To identify and convict the conspirators behind the illicit enterprise and save England from political disaster they must return to the ballrooms of the haut ton, and hunt the villains on their home ground. But having found each other again, having glimpsed the heaven that could be theirs again, how much are Royd and Isobel willing to risk in the name of duty?
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Lord of the privateers / Stephanie Laurens.
First Australian paperback edition.
Sydney, NSW : Harlequin Mira, an imprint of Harlequin Enterprises (Australia), 2017©2016
433 pages : maps ; 24 cm.
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First published 2016.
9781489210500 (paperback)
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