Someone to Hold

Someone to Hold

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A reversal of fortune befalls a young woman in the latest Westcott novel from the "New York Times" bestselling author of "Only a Kiss" and "Someone to Love."
Humphrey Wescott, Earl of Riverdale, has died, leaving behind a fortune and a scandalous secret that will forever alter the lives of his family sending one daughter on a journey of self-discovery...
With her parents marriage declared bigamous, Camille Westcott is now illegitimate and without a title. Looking to eschew the trappings of her old life, she leaves London to teach at the Bath orphanage where her newly discovered half-sister lived. But even as she settles in, she must sit for a portrait commissioned by her grandmother and endure an artist who riles her every nerve.
An art teacher at the orphanage that was once his home, Joel Cunningham has been hired to paint the portrait of the haughty new teacher. But as Camille poses for Joel, their mutual contempt soon turns to desire. And it is only the bond between them that will allow them to weather the rough storm that lies ahead..."
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Product details

  • Hardback | 513 pages
  • 147 x 218 x 28mm | 771g
  • United States
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • Large type / large print edition
  • 1410497453
  • 9781410497451

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Praise for "New York Times "bestselling author Mary Balogh
Mary Balogh sets the gold standard in historical romance. "New York Times" bestselling author Jayne Ann Krentz
Today s superstar heir to the marvelous legacy of Georgette Heyer (except a lot steamier). "New York Times" bestselling author Susan Elizabeth Phillips
I loved this book. I read it in one sitting and it made me smile a lot and cry a little. Smart Bitches, Trashy Books
Balogh always crafts stories that are powerful, poignant, and romantic, but what makes them extraordinary is how she beautifully balances emotional intensity with sensuality. "RT Book Reviews "(4 1/2 Stars, Top Pick)"
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About Mary Balogh

Mary Balogh grew up in Wales and now lives with her husband, Robert, in Saskatchewan, Canada. She has written more than one hundred historical novels and novellas, more than thirty of which have been "New York Times" bestsellers. They include the Bedwyn saga, the Simply quartet, the Huxtable quintet, the seven-part Survivors Club series, and most recently, the first in the Westcott series, "Someone to Love.""
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4,640 ratings
4 out of 5 stars
5 32% (1,508)
4 41% (1,905)
3 22% (1,040)
2 3% (139)
1 1% (48)
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