Baker & Taylor Notorious gambler Lord Jarret Sharpe loses more than just his heart when he plays a high-stakes card game with the irresistible Annabel Lake who needs his help in saving her family's failing brewery. Original. 500,000 first printing.
Baker & Taylor After his grandmother rescinds her ultimatum that he marry when he agrees to run the family brewery, Lord Jarret Sharpe accepts a scandalous wager from Annabel Lake, who needs help in saving her family's failing brewery.
Simon and Schuster Furious at his grandmother’s ultimatum to marry or lose his inheritance, Lord Jarret Sharpe wagers his luck—and his heart—at the card table against a most unlikely opponent.
Mired in scandal after his parents’ mysterious deaths, notorious gambler Lord Jarret Sharpe agrees to tamely run the family brewery for a year if his Machiavellian grandmother rescinds her ultimatum that he marry. But the gambler in him can’t resist when beguiling Annabel Lake proposes a wager. If she wins their card game, he must help save her family’s foundering brewery. But if he wins, she must spend a night in his bed. The outcome sets off a chain of events that threatens to destroy all his plans . . . and unveils the secret Annabel has held for so long. When Jarret discovers the darker reason behind her wager, he forces her into another one—and this time he intends to win not just her body, but her heart.