The first Rake Patrol novel, from the author of The Education of Mrs. Brimley and Redeeming the Rogue... aA refined gentleman, age 25, of wealth and education, seeks the acquaintance, with a view to matrimony, of a high-minded, kind-hearted lady who prefers an evening of quiet conversation to the lively demands of society.q Edwina Hargrove knows that this agentlemana was, in fact, Ashton Trewelyn, a rake notorious for seducing the young and naive. In fact, five decent women have already been tricked and bundled off to the continent for scandalous purposes. There was a way to thwart his scheme thoughaby shadowing this devilishly handsome Casanova and warning his prey. If only it were that simple. Wounded and weary, Ashton Trewelyn returns home to London from the Kingas Royal Rifles, but soon discovers a coded message that has implications to the Crown and his family. His only hope to unravel the mystery lies in the enigmatic Edwinaas ability to recognize patterns. Even as he leads her on a path of secret societies and risque temptations, he discovers she arouses his jaded soul with temptations of her own. Must they risk everything to decipher Casanovaas code?Edwina felt a moment of panic remembering that Ashton had said earlier that the wrapping was still in the chamber. In the course of ... Raja Shipping uses an elephanta#39;s head in a circle.a He leaned ... aA pattern, a she said, noting the similarities.
|Title||:||The Casanova Code|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2012-06-05|