Lady of Fortune (The Unconventional Ladies, Book 2)

St. Clair

At the age of 14, Lady Julia Stone met Eddie Francis when he worked for her father. He taught her to ride astride and he stole her heart. Years later, Julia is a young woman who is excited to manage her first racehorse under her father's name. Eddie has become a notable jockey in the racing world. He never expects to run into Lady Julia and he is very aware of the difference in their stations. Unfortunately, when an unexpected event causes Julia to disguise herself as a jockey, Eddie makes a choice not only to keep her secret but also to train her. As Julia leads a double life, Eddie fights to defend his reputation from accusations of cheating. Through it all, the two grow closer, but the barriers that separate them seem insurmountable. Can Lady Julia persuade Eddie that no stakes or risks are too high when it comes to matters of the heart?

"Lady of Fortune" delights in every way! The story will keep readers turning page after page as the stakes are constantly raised. Lady Julia is a young woman willing to sacrifice what is necessary to reach her goal. Eddie is an honorable young man who knows his place and his circumstances, yet cannot deny the love he feels for Julia. The world of racing in the Regency era serves as a thrilling backdrop to the romance that develops between these two enchanting characters. Lovers of regency romance will be charmed by this tale and will be looking for more from Elle St. Clair.

Tricia Hill