The Bride's Necklace
The Necklace Trilogy Book 1
by Kat Martin
Historical Romance, Regency
January 1, 2005
Available in: Hardcover, Paperback, Audio, e-Book
Rediscover the enthralling and adventure-filled world of The Necklace Trilogy in this classic Regency romance byNew York Timesbestselling author Kat Martin.
Knowing that she alone can protect her sister from the Baron Harwood, their lecherous stepfather, Victoria Temple Whiting snatches the family's heirloom necklace---believed to hold the power to bring great happiness or terrible tragedy---to pay for their escape to London. Terrified that the baron will find them, Victoria poses as Tory Temple and finds employment as a servant in the household of handsome Cordell Easton, the scandalous Earl of Brant.
The sisters' arrival couldn't have been more welcome. In need of a new mistress, Cord turns to Tory, whose wit and intellect intrigue him. But when the baron discovers the girls' whereabouts, Cord learns Tory's secret---her noble birth. Furious that he has compromised the daughter of a peer, Cord must decide---marry Tory to keep her safe or allow his stubborn pride to deny his heart.
Originally published in 2005
Bestselling author Kat Martin is a graduate of the University of California at Santa Barbara where she majored in Anthropology and also studied History. Currently residing with her Western-author husband, L. J. Martin, in Missoula, Montana, Kat has written sixty-eight Historical and Contemporary Romantic Suspense novels. More than sixteen million copies of her books are in print and she has been published in twenty foreign countries. Kat is currently at work on her next Romantic Suspense.