Waiting on Wednesday (66)

Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Breaking the Spine, and it is a way to show off the books you can't wait to be released!!

This week I chose:

"Fortune's Son"
by Emery Lee
Sourcebooks Casablanca
Release Date: Nov. 1, 2011

The following description is from goodreads.com:


FORTUNE IS FICKLE...EVEN UNTO HER OWN.

Philip Drake is a titled but impoverished adventurer. Lady Susannah Messingham is a woman with a past looking to safeguard her future. When they meet by chance over a hazard table, their destinies change as unpredictably as a roll of the dice.

Emery Lee spins a web of drama, passion, and deceit deep in the world of high stakes gaming. This fascinating and original look at an unchartered aspect of 18th century life explores a gentleman ensnared by gambling and the wayward lady who redeems him.

I am loooving this cover! I can't believe this is the sequel to The Highest Stakes, they definitely went in a different direction with the cover! Hopefully this is as romantic as the cover suggests!

What are you waiting for this week???

11 comments

  1. "Drama, passion, and deceit" -- can't go wrong ;)

    Awesome WOW pick!

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  2. Mmm sounds decadent in absolutely all the devious ways possible! I love the cover, great Waiting on Wednesday!

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  3. Ooooh! Sounds like something I would pick up.

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  4. Looks good, and I like the cover but her mouth looks weird, way too pouty... and like she has a mustache.

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  5. "....a gentleman ensnared by gambling and the wayward lady who redeems him"

    Sounds exciting! ;) The cover is awesome!

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  6. Love these elements in a book! Thanks for sharing.

    Here's MY WOW POST

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  7. Wow wait...the horse book? The historical fiction book?

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Thanks so much for your lovely comments!