'Twas the Night After Christmas

'Twas the Night After Christmas

By: Jeffries, Sabrina

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Hardback with dust jacket both in excellent condition; white board with red title on spine // Dear Sir, ... I feel I should inform you that your mother is very ill. If you wish to see her before it is too late, you should come at once. Sincerely, Mrs. Camilla Stuart --- Pierce Waverly, the Earl of Devonmont, has led an unabashed rogue's life, letting no woman near his heart. Inexplicably abandoned as a child to be raised by distant relatives, he never forgave his parents, refusing to read any of his mother's letters after his father's death. Then came a letter that shook his resolve. A Christmas visit to Montcliff might prove his last chance to discover the truth of his past, and come to terms with the stranger he calls "Mother." But two surprises await him at Montcliff. His mother is perfectly healthy, nowhere near a deathbed, as her meddling lady's companion led him to believe. The second is Camilla Stuart herself, a lively vicar's widow, too bright and beautiful not to arouse the scoundrel in Pierce. Though she alone is reason enough to prolong his stay, he is soon faced with other tantalizing riddles: What secrets lie in his mother's past to explain his childhood abandonment? Why is the captivating Mrs. Stuart so determined to mend the breach between mother and son? Meanwhile, Camilla herself is caught up in love's complications since the arrival of the irresistible earl. As his bold flirtation and suggestive whispers draw her dangerously close, can anything protect her vulnerable heart? If they are destined to share real happiness, there must be honesty between them-yet telling him the truth about her own life may shatter that chance. None of them can predict the startling revelations to come. Or the secrets, both heartening and shocking, divulged between a mother and son, and between two lovers haunted by their respective pasts, that will make Christmas night at Montcliff one to remember-and the glorious night after, one to treasure for a lifetime.

Title: 'Twas the Night After Christmas

Author Name: Jeffries, Sabrina

Categories: Romance, Historical,

Publisher: US, Gallery Books: 2012

ISBN Number: 1451642466

ISBN Number 13: 9781451642469

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used-Like New

Jacket Condition: Excellent

Size: 5.5 x 1.3 x 8.4 inches

Weight: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: PGB107

Keywords: Nobility--England--Fiction, Mothers and sons--Fiction, Reconciliation--Fiction, Widows--Fiction