Miss Frances Birmingham has set her cap for the charming, dashing Mr. Charles Holloway. She and her best friend, Annie, have the most clever idea. They've arranged a bachelor auction for charity. The proceeds will go to the Royale Society for the Humane Treatment of Animals and the winners will be escorted to the most talked-about ball of the Season by their bachelor of choice. When Frances makes a bid for Charlie, will one fun night's amusement turn into a lifetime of love?
A Secret Affair is part of the Secret Brides series by Valerie Bowman.
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“Bowman's engaging sense of characterization, gift for creating sexual chemistry, and graceful writing style give her debut romance a splendidly satisfying emotional depth.” —Booklist on Secrets of a Wedding Night
“This fast-paced, charming debut, sparkling with witty dialogue and engaging characters, marks Bowman for stardom.” —RT Book Reviews
“With her sparkling dialogue, vivid characters and self-assured writing style, Valerie Bowman has instantly established herself as a romance author with widespread appeal.” —New York Times bestselling author Lisa Kleypas