Step into the lavish world of the Regency era in England with The Lady and the Earl. Harriet Manning, a brilliant physician, is passionate about helping others and devotes herself to medicine, despite societal norms standing in her way. With her mother urging her to find a husband, Harriet’s life changes when Asheton Dunn suffers a riding accident and is taken to her clinic for treatment.
As Harriet and Asheton grow close during his recovery, they soon find themselves entangled in a forbidden romance that threatens their future. Harriet’s family is shocked when they discover Asheton’s true identity, the Earl of Lockford. Her mother advises her to abandon her medical aspirations and conform to societal expectations.
Although engaged, their love is met with disapproval from the high society, with Daphne Willis harboring ulterior motives. Will Harriet and Asheton be able to overcome the obstacles that stand in the way of their love, or will their love be torn apart by duty and expectations?
With exquisite period descriptions, The Lady and the Earl will transport you to a world of love and intrigue, where societal expectations and personal beliefs collide, and the line between love and duty is tested. Prepare to be swept away by this captivating and heartwarming story of a remarkable woman and her journey to find acceptance and love.
Release June 6, 2023 – Currently in Pre-Order: Amazon KU
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RUTH A. CASIE is a USA Today bestselling author of historical swashbuckling action-adventures and contemporary romance with enough action to keep you turning pages. Her stories feature strong women and the men who deserve them, endearing flaws and all. She lives in New Jersey with her hero, three empty bedrooms and a growing number of incomplete counted cross-stitch projects. Before she found her voice, she was a speech therapist (pun intended), client liaison for a corrugated manufacturer, and vice president at an international bank where she was a product/ marketing manager, but her favorite job is the one she’s doing now—writing romance. She hopes her stories become your favorite adventures. She hopes her stories become your favorite adventures.