Abducted by a Prince

Cinderella Sisterhood Series

Olivia Drake

St. Martin's Paperbacks

 She’s not waiting for her prince. He’s not looking for a bride. But sometimes the most unlikely love stories end in ‘happily ever after’… SHE WAS STOLEN AWAYEllie Stratham gave up her childhood dreams of a fairy tale romance long ago. To repay her late father’s debts, she’s forced to serve her spoiled cousin, Lady Beatrice. But Ellie has devised a secret plan to escape her life as a drudge. A plan that is thrown into jeopardy when she’s abducted by a mysterious stranger.  BUT CAN HE STEAL HER HEART?A notorious seducer of women—and a scoundrel to boot—Damien Burke has earned his nickname as the Demon Prince. But his plot to kidnap Lady Beatrice to make her brother return a priceless heirloom backfires—and he ends up with their penniless cousin Ellie as his hostage. By the time Damien realizes his mistake, he and his fiery-willed captive are trapped in a remote castle during a wild winter storm. And he soon finds that the true hostage may be his own heart.  The Cinderella Sisterhood series is: “Filled with romance [and] breathtaking passion.”—Night Owl Reviews “Magical.”—Once Upon a Romance “Sensual…engaging...beautiful.”—RT Book Reviews (4 stars)


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Chapter 1
“This is a travesty,” said Walt Stratham, Viscount Greaves. “I demand a rematch at once.”
“We’ll discuss the matter in private.” Noting the curious glances from several club members in the corridor, Damien Burke ushered the irate man into his study and closed the door.
The spacious chamber featured a claw-footed desk on a Persian rug, the finest that money could buy. At this late hour, the tall windows showed pinpricks of light against the darkness of the city. The scent of leather bindings came from the bookcase behind


Praise for Abducted by a Prince

Praise for

If the Slipper Fits


“Filled with romance, breathtaking passion, and a dash of mystery that will leave you wanting more.”—Night Owl Reviews


“A dash of danger and a dash of fairytale in the form of a very special pair of shoes add to the romance plot, filling out If The Slipper Fits nicely.”—Romance Junkies


“Cinderella knew it was all about the shoes, and so does master storyteller Drake as she kicks off The Cinderella Sisterhood with a tale filled with gothic overtones, sensuality, sprightly dialogue, emotion, an engaging cast and a beautiful pair of perfectly fitting slippers.”—RT Book Reviews (4 stars)


“I was enchanted with this story as Olivia Drake took the residents of Castle Kevern and this reader on an emotional, delightful journey. A magical fairytale deserving to be read and read again!”—Once Upon a Romance


Praise for Olivia Drake’s Heiress in London series



“The final installment of the Crompton sisters’ trilogy is as charming, sweet, humorous, and

poignant as any of Drake’s previous books. Marked by her fine storytelling and engaging

characters, this volume stands alone, but fans familiar with the series will revel in the

conclusion.” —RT Book Reviews (5 stars)


“An intricate plot with roots far in the past. The threads of mendacity revealed in the previous

books are strengthened then revealed in their entirety as the story progresses bringing the series to

a satisfying conclusion filled with danger and, of course, romance.” —Fresh Fiction



“Olivia Drake will keep readers coming back for more.” —Publishers Weekly


“Drake is a consummate storyteller who cleverly blends intrigue, suspense, and sensuality into

a pulse-pounding mystery, à la Amanda Quick. Give yourself plenty of time to savor this fast-

paced, nonstop delight of a book.” — RT Book Reviews (TOP PICK, 4 ½ stars)



“This book has it all: a fabulous hero, a wonderful heroine, and sizzling passion. Read it and

watch the sparks fly!” —Christina Dodd


“Guaranteed to seduce readers everywhere. This book is something truly special, an unforgettable

story filled with passion, intrigue, and sweep-you-away romance.”—Susan Wiggs


“This decadent Regency romance is carried along by a spunky heroine and sumptuous

descriptions of upper-class life…there’s enough glitz to keep readers coming back.”—Publishers



“Drake entices readers [and] twists the traditional with an unconventional heroine and a bad-boy

hero that readers will adore.”—RT Book Reviews


“Drake takes what couldbe a been-there, read-that story of a scheming scoundrel and a headstrong hoyden, and weaves a tale of wit, seduction, secrets, and sensuality that’s as vibrant as it is refreshing.”—Michelle Buonfiglio’s Romance: B(u)y the Book®

Reviews from Goodreads



  • Olivia Drake

  • OLIVIA DRAKE is a New York Times bestselling author who lives in Texas. Her novels have won critical acclaim and numerous industry awards, including the prestigious RITA. Her books include If the Slipper Fits and Stroke of Midnight.

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    Abducted by a Prince

    Cinderella Sisterhood Series

    Olivia Drake



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