Lara Temple writes strong and sexy regency romances for Harlequin Mills&Boon about complex individuals who give no quarter but do so with plenty of passion.
Could this infamous rake…
…finally have found his countess?
Part of The Sinful Sinclairs. When Lucas, Lord Sinclair, receives a mysterious summons from a Miss Olivia Silverdale he’s skeptical about whether he can help her. But Olivia, although eccentric, is in earnest about her quest to restore her late godfather’s reputation. Lucas’s curiosity is piqued, and not just by Olivia’s intelligent eyes and lithe form. A new challenge quickly presents itself: keeping Miss Silverdale at arm’s length!
She saved his life…
Now he can’t resist her!
In this Wild Lords and Innocent Ladies story, Lord Stanton’s stay on the island of Illiakos is shrouded in memories of fever and his mysterious nurse. Years later, an Illiakan royal visit to Stanton Hall reveals the princess’s chaperone, Christina James, is the woman who saved his life! Alexander is a master of control, but Christina makes him long to unleash the sinful side he’s buried…and unlock her passionate nature, too!
Wild Lords and Innocent Ladies miniseries
Book 1 — Lord Hunter’s Cinderella Heiress
Book 2 — Lord Ravenscar’s Inconvenient Betrothal
Book 3 — Lord Stanton’s Last Mistress
“The second book in the Wild Lords and Innocent Ladies trilogy will thrill Regency fans” — RT Book Reviews on Lord Ravenscar’s Inconvenient Betrothal
“Temple has a delightful gift with words that is sure to have readers smiling as the story of blossoming love and Gothic mystery unfolds” — RT Book Reviews on The Duke’s Unexpected Bride
"Women either ran from Lord Ravenscar or ran to him."
A Wild Lords and Innocent Ladies story
Alan Rothwell, Marquess of Ravenscar, is furious when unconventional heiress Lily Wallace refuses him purchase of her property. He can't even win her over with his infamous charm. But when fever seizes him and they're trapped together, horrified, Alan realizes Lily's attentions will compromise them both! His solution: take Lily as his betrothed before desire consumes them completely...
Wild Lords and Innocent Ladies miniseries
Book 1 -- Lord Hunter's Cinderella Heiress
Book 2 -- Lord Ravenscar's Inconvenient Betrothal
Book 3 -- Lord Stanton's Last Mistress
"Desert Island Keeper"
"Lord Hunter's Cinderella Heiress is, withoutdoubt, one of the most romantic romances I've read this year." -- All About Romance on Lord Hunter's Cinderella Heiress
"Temple has a delightful gift with words that is sure to have readers smiling as the story of blossoming love and Gothic mystery unfolds" -- RT Book Review on The Duke's Unexpected Bride
Betrothed…to the wrong man!
Building a life away from her bullying family, schoolmistress Helen Tilney now needs to convince her childhood sweetheart she's a worthy bride. Standing in her way is Lord Hunter—the man Nell has just discovered she's betrothed to!
Hunter's offer of marriage to Nell came out of guilt, and now seems less than appealing! So when she asks for his help to win another man, he agrees. Until their lessons in flirtation inspire a raging desire that has Hunter longing to keep Nell for himself…
Book 1 in the Wild Lords and Innocent Ladies trilogy
From country miss...to London duchess!
When Sophie becomes her reclusiveaunt's companion she also finds herself nursemaid to a pug, stalked by anembittered artist, and the fiancé of the thoroughly unsettling Duke ofHarcourt, a man she has dubbed the Stone Duke.
Ten years after his disastrousengagement, Max knows he must choose his bride with caution. Sophie meets noneof his criteria - she is impulsive, funny, talks to animals, and her compassionleads her perilously close to danger. Their inevitable clash of wits, passions,and private pain lead to near tragedy and to the realization that theirrepressible Sophie and the Stone Duke are perfectly matched.
The rake's return
A decade ago, wallflower Alyssa Drake's heart broke when Adam Alistair was banished from Mowbray. Now, he's back—wealthy, titled and more cynical than before! And Alyssa's determined not to fall under this notorious rake's spell ever again…
Reluctant viscount Adam knows only betrayal. But Alyssa proves herself an unexpected ally when he finds his life endangered, and they are forced into a sham engagement. Their betrothal may be fake, but there's no denying the very real passion that explodes between them!
A desperate highwaywoman…
Holding a lord at gunpoint, Miss Sari Trevor wonders how it came to this. One look into the icy gray eyes of Michael D'Alency Alistair, Earl of Crayle, and she knows she's out of her depth. But then, this enigmatic lord makes Sari a mysterious offer of employment…
Although she challenges his rigid self-control, Sari is perfect for the secret agency of spies Michael manages. But helping tutor this daring beauty proves to be a sensual assault Michael isn't prepared for…and a temptation neither can resist!