Captive of My Desires

Captive of My Desires

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Devastated by her mother's death, eighteen-year-old Gabrielle Brooks sets sail from England to a Caribbean island in search of her estranged father, and is shocked to discover that he has become a pirate. Three wonderful years follow, sailing and treasure hunting with her father, until he decides that she must return to London to find a proper husband. His old friend James Malory will sponsor her in polite society. In London, Gabrielle is escorted to balls and parties by James Malory's wife, Georgina, whose brother, Drew Anderson, a dashing American sea captain, is drawn to Gabrielle's fiery beauty . Anxious not to be tied down, he feigns indifference, and determined to win his attentions, Gabrielle vows revenge. Enlisting the help of her father's pirate cronies, Gabrielle commandeers Drew's ship and takes him prisoner. But as passion runs high on their sea voyage, it becomes difficult to tell who is truly the captor and who is the captive..."Captive of My Desires" tells a passionate love story that will capture your heart and never let go.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 106 x 178 x 27mm | 220g
  • Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • Corgi Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0552153478
  • 9780552153478
  • 671,659

About Johanna Lindsey

With more than 56 million copies of her books in print, and translated into twelve languages, Joanna Lindsey is one of the world's most popular authors of romance. She has written over thirty novels, each one has been a bestseller, with several New York Times number ones. Johanna Lindsey lives in Hawaii with her family.show more

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"I have never been disappointed in her stories...A constant high level of quality."show more

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A passionate love story that will capture your heart and never let go Devastated by her mother's death, eighteen-year-old Gabrielle Brooks sets sail from England to a Caribbean island in search of her estranged father. She is shocked to discover that he has become a pirate, but she finds that she loves the life at sea. After three wonderful years, however, her father decides that she must return to London to find a husband. His old friend James Malory will sponsor her in polite society. In London, Gabrielle is escorted to balls and parties by Georgina Malory, whose brother Drew, a dashing sea captain, is drawn to Gabrielle's fiery beauty. Anxious not to be tied down, he feigns indifference, and Gabrielle vows revenge. Enlisting the help of her father's pirate cronies, Gabrielle commandeers Drew's ship and takes him prisoner. But as passion runs high on their sea voyage, it becomes difficult to tell who is truly the captor and who is the captive.....show more

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4 34% (3,148)
3 22% (2,009)
2 5% (484)
1 1% (97)
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