Scandal in the Night (Reckless Brides Series #3)SCANDAL IN THE NIGHT


Genre: Historical Romance (Regency)

Series: A Reckless Brides novel #3

Source: Received for an honest review from the publisher.

  • Series: Reckless Brides (Book 3)
  • Mass Market Paperback: 352 pages
  • Publisher: St. Martin’s Paperbacks; First Edition edition (July 2, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1250003814
  • ISBN-13: 978-1250003812



A Reckless Brides novel from Elizabeth Essex

Assuming a false identity as a prim and proper governess, the bold and beautiful Cat Rowan thinks she has finally escaped the wild misadventures of her past—and the wickedly handsome spy who seduced her in India. Imagine her surprise when her employer introduces his brother: the very same cad who destroyed her heart!

The Honorable Thomas Jellicoe cannot believe his eyes when he sees his beloved Cat—the Scottish beauty who nearly jeopardized his mission in India. Disguised as a horse trader from the bazaars of the Punjab, the British spy risked his life for one night of passion in her arms. But here and now—breaking all rules of decorum—one heated kiss ignites a flurry of gunfire. For their enemies have followed them home. And love is the greatest danger of all…


SCANDAL IN THE NIGHT by Elizabeth Essex is an exciting Regency Historical Romance set in 1830 England. #3 in “A Reckless Brides” novel, but can be read as a stand alone. Follow the Honorable Thomas Jellicoe and Catriona Rowan,who has more than one secret to tell,  as they navigate passion, secrets, a spy or two, danger, and love. Cat, nearly destroyed a mission devilishly,handsome, British spy Thomas,was on in India. One night of passion with Cat and Thomas was forever changed. Now years later, the greatest danger to both of them could very well be their hearts as well as their lives. Their enemies have followed them back to England. Cat is disguised as  governess who employer just happens to be none other than Thomas Jellicoe. The game is on…..

Passion ignites again, after only one steamy kiss. As well as gunfire. It seems their enemies have found them and is out to collect a debt that they fell is long over due.  A deliciously sexy story with suspense, mystery, with a blend of historical details as well as romance. A blend of intrigue and sexual desire. A not to miss story. I have thoroughly enjoyed this series. With its charming, engaging characters and its blend of passion and intrigue,it all comes together smoothly and is an exciting read from the first page to the last page. A must read! Well done! I can hardly wait to see what Ms. Essex has in store for her readers next! Received for an honest review from the publisher.



REVIEWED BY: AprilR, Courtesy of My Book Addiction and More