The Earl’s Irresistible Challenge written by Lara Temple, publisher Mills & Boon Historical, is available NOW in ebook and paperback format.
The paperback is available from all good book retailers including Waterstones, WHSmith and amazon. The book is also available direct from Mills & Boon.
To buy link (amazon UK): https://amzn.to/2W3gucR
To buy link (Mills & Boon UK): https://bit.ly/2DohIbr
Could this infamous rake finally have found his countess?
Part of The Sinful Sinclairs.
When Lucas, Lord Sinclair, receives a mysterious summons from a Miss Olivia Silverdale he’s skeptical about whether he can help her. But Olivia, although eccentric, is in earnest about her quest to restore her late godfather’s reputation. Lucas’s curiosity is piqued, and not just by Olivia’s intelligent eyes and lithe form. A new challenge quickly presents itself: keeping Miss Silverdale at arm’s length!
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I am so pleased to be involved in the blogtour celebrating and promoting the launch of Lara Temple’s latest novel: The Earl’s Irresistible Challenge.
Ohh this was such a treat of a read, a new series from one of the current greats in Regency Romance, Lara Temple. The Earl’s Irresistible Challenge is book one in The Sinful Sinclair’s series and is the story of Lord Lucas Sinclair, the eldest of the Sinclair children.
The Sinclair’s have a well known reputation amongst the ‘ton’, however it’s a reputation that was earned by their grandfather but now all Sinclair’s have been tarnished with the same brush. When Lucas was summoned by a young woman from Yorkshire of details of a wrong doing he felt exasperated and thought the plight by Miss Olivia Silverdale was nothing but a ‘wild-goose chase’. But his interest peaked slightly by this rather unusual young lady who was very sure of her story and was hellbent on finding the truth.
I felt the story held a little dark atmosphere during the opening chapters with the mystery unfolding and the quest to unearth the truth. What Olivia and Lucas hadn’t expected was the building chemistry between them. However, they were both very wary of their feelings and Lucas was almost aghast to his ‘mawkish’ feelings.
Lara Temple has created a great Regency romp filled with atmosphere from the intensity of the challenge and also the emotional wars bubbling on the surface. Olivia and Lucas were a great crime busting duo. I loved it all and felt myself swooning for this Sinclair. I’m so looking forward to more from The Sinful Sinclair’s.
I particularly enjoyed this quote from the novel:
“The girl was as mistrustful as he, and just as scared of feeling. She would not love easily, but when she did …”
About the Author
Lara Temple writes strong, sexy regency romances about complex individuals who give no quarter but do so with plenty of passion. After moving around the world for her career as a financial analyst and business consultant she returned to her childhood love of making up stories, and was surprised to discover that other people don’t mind reading them.
She lives with her husband and two children who are very good about her taking over the kitchen table for her writing (so she can look out over the garden and dream while Oscar the dog keeps her feet warm by sitting on them as she works).
The Earl’s Irresistible Challenge (out December 2018) is the first in her Sinful Sinclair series. In May 2019 Unlaced by the Highland Duke, part of a four book series with three other Harlequin Mills & Boon authors will be released.
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Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/LaraTemple 7
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