|Cover Image copyright Raisa Kanareva 2012|
After Lord Dersingham spurned her last season, Iris Colburn promises to never allow him back into her heart, despite his excuses, his long-standing connection to her family, or the fact that she once loved him.
But upon her return from Paris, Iris finds it is more difficult than she expected to keep Lord Dersingham at arm's length. His presence at nearly every social function Iris attends reminds her more of their blissful past than the sting of his rejection. Worse, she fears she is falling for him again.
If it wasn't for his outrageous behavior, that is. He asks Iris' father for permission to court her -- again -- but then showers attention on the disreputable Miss Halliday.Iris doesn't know what kind of game Lord Dersingham is playing, but with her heart and her pride on the line, she will do anything to win.
So I have LONG been a regency romance fan, but until I wrote a half-historical romance last year, I never believed I'd be able to pull one off. Granted, A CONTEMPTIBLE AFFECTION is only a novella. It's better to try the short stuff first.
I am so excited to announce its release to the world in the coming weeks. Stay tuned. They'll be launch prizes! :D