A Wager Most Sinister - A Historical Victorian Romance Novel
Publisher: Nastazia Nielsen
A game of vengeance to shutter their bond, a search for the truth to restore it forever.
Regina Williams lost her parents at a young age and she was sent to live with her eccentric aunt in America who turned her to a femme fatale. When she returns to England her reputation of breaking hearts precedes her, something that will haunt her as well as the shadow that follows her. And when her aunt Teresa binds her to take revenge upon the Marquess who is the seed of the man who once stole her innocence, Regina will find it impossible to break free.
Paul Olden is the Marquess of Kendrick famous for his roguish ways. But under the surface, he is a broken man trying to recover from his mother’s death. By learning the sad truth about his friend, he will hatch a plot to punish the woman responsible for breaking his heart, Regina Williams. A wager to seduce her and cast her aside.
What begins as a plot soon awakes an uncontrollable passion and while trying to explore what feelings are real, they will also have to unravel a mystery; who is the little boy that connects them and why they are the only ones able to see him?