Compromised for Christmas

Compromised for Christmas

Jane Charles

Romance / New Adult

Lady Elizabeth Whitton established in Tuileries Castle, a servant in Napoleon’s court known as Lisette Renard. John Phillip Trent has been working in the stables of Tuileries as Jean Pierre Bouvier. His only English contact being Lisette Renard. Their cover is compromised and the two find themselves escaping the palace and France, knowing they could very well never see each other again.Compromise for Christmas, a novella, first appeared in anthology, A Summons from His Grace. It later appeared in a compilation, Scots, Spies & Salacious Lies. It is the first of the Tenacious Trents. Lady Elizabeth craved excitement and adventure. Unwilling to endure further boring Seasons, she convinces her uncle, who has lived a more adventurous life than anyone else she knew, to let her work for him. A few years later Elizabeth was established in Tuileries Castle, a servant in Napoleon’s court known as Lisette Renard.John Phillip Trent has been working in the stables of Tuileries as Jean Pierre Bouvier for the past two years. His only English contact being Lisette Renard, a lovely blond lass, who he desired but kept at a professional arm’s length.When Lisette receives a summons to return home for Christmas, John learns that she is none other than the granddaughter of the Duke of Danby and she had named Jean Pierre as her husband. Their cover is compromised with the same letter and the two find themselves escaping the palace and France, knowing they could very well never see each other again and must face the truth of how they truly feel for the other.
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A Very Merry Viscount

A Very Merry Viscount

Jane Charles

Romance / New Adult

The thought of spending Christmas at Danby Castle with her matchmaking great-uncle filled Lady Tabitha Storm's heart with dread. She would love a match, of course, with the handsome horseman she'd spied in Hyde Park throughout the last season. Unfortunately, she doesn't even know the gentleman's name. But settling for anyone else is the last thing she'd ever do.Andrew Delaney, Viscount Straffan was determined to eat, drink and be merry surrounded by family and friends in Ireland, but when The Duke of Danby dangled the one thing he coveted among all others, he had no choice but to travel to Yorkshire for Christmas. Before Danby will agree to the deal, he required one final task. Thankfully, it involved the beauty Andrew had spied strolling in Hyde Park. Would Andrew gain more this holiday than he ever dreamed, or would his Irish heritage stand in his way?Other books in the Spirited Storm Series:Christmas SpiritsWeathering Captain StormRuined by...
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Rattled

Rattled

Jane Charles

Romance / New Adult

She enters the tattoo shop with an envelope full of memories and a heart filled with longing. What she leaves with is more than she dreamed of, and it just might be the first step to healing the wounds of the past.Rattled is a short story and was originally published in the anthology "Forget Me Not: Charity Anthology Supporting Alzheimer's and Brain Health" *** Recommended for adult readers only due to adult language.
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Mistletoe, Whisky and a Rogue

Mistletoe, Whisky and a Rogue

Jane Charles

Romance / New Adult

One gossiping parrot, a few sips of whiskey, and a sprig of mistletoe will often seal one's fate. Ethan Copeland was only in England at his father's request. It was important that he meet his uncle, and experience other options open to him as the nephew of a duke. However, after five months, Ethan is ready to return home. He, and his companions, two parrots named Rogue and Lady, longed for the warmth and sunshine of the New Orleans plantation. What he hadn't expected was to encounter a Scottish lass who had a taste for whiskey and an adventurous heart. Fanella Grant had little adventure in her life and visiting the ancient castle might be the best thing to happen in a very long time. However, when her first night of exploring finds her locked in a wine cellar with a very handsome American, Fanella realizes this adventure may be more than she could have imagined. Unfortunately, all could be ruined by a parrot not only repeats what he...
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Courting the Scot (Scot to the Heart #1 ~ Grant and MacGregor Novel)

Courting the Scot (Scot to the Heart #1 ~ Grant and MacGregor Novel)

Jane Charles

Romance / New Adult

When a rake's silver tongue fail to charm...Ian Grant has wanted to court a certain lass for quite some time, but when his usual charm has no effect on Davina MacGregor, he stops talking and kisses her instead. And what a wonderful kiss it is too. Unfortunately, his rakish reputation precedes him and Ian somehow finds his honor in question and a challenge issued. Can he go to London for a Season without kissing anyone else?A lass finds the tables turned on her....Davina MacGregor only meant to protect her foolish family from being sent to the gallows should anyone discover what they'd done. She didn't want to make Ian court her in secret, she just didn't have another choice. But when he tires of her games and issues a challenge of his own...Will the lass truly court the Scot?
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