Daisies and Devotion
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Daisies and Devotion

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Timothy Mayfield is ready to marry for love, but, since his personal finances are thinner than he'd like, he knows he'll also need to find a wife with wealth. After receiving an unexpected inheritance, Timothy's circumstances change, and he is free to pursue his "perfect woman"--one with blonde hair, blue eyes, a light laugh, arched eyebrows, elegant fingers, and a dazzling smile, among nearly twenty other characteristics.

Maryann Morrington doesn't match anything on Timothy's list--except for wealth. An heiress in her own right, she is tired of men pursuing her only for her money. But at nearly twenty-two years old, and not a particularly stunning beauty, she can't be as picky as her friend Timothy is.

The two friends end up playing matchmaker for each other. Timothy will find a decent gentleman for Maryann, and Maryann will prove to Timothy that his "perfect woman" doesn't exist.

Until Miss Shaw comes to London.

Now, with Timothy's heart captivated by the blonde, blue-eyed beauty, Maryann must decide if she should risk her heart and reveal her true feelings for her friend, or if she should settle for someone else. It's an up-and-down game of "he loves me, he loves me not" with both hearts and friendship on the line.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 147 x 218 x 23mm | 318g
  • English
  • 1629725528
  • 9781629725529
  • 2,131,090

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"Mirthful, lighthearted look at proper manners and repeated misunderstandings. Protocol and posturing are skillfully revealed as both protagonists seek marital matches for themselves at gatherings filled with societal gossip and judgment. There's further humor tempered with heartache as Timothy and Maryann start searching for spouses for each other, despite their growing mutual attraction. This amusing adventure in misunderstandings will delight readers who appreciate rich settings and strong characters." -- (11/12/2018)
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About Josi S Kilpack

Josi S. Kilpack is the bestselling author of several Proper Romance and Proper Romance Historical series and a cozy Culinary Mystery series. Her book, A Heart Revealed, was a Publishers Weekly Best Romance Book of the Year. She and her husband, Lee, are the parents of four children.
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