When Lady Olivia Gosling finds The Book of Love in a musty bookshop, she is most eager to try out its love "recipes"
on someone safe. Well, Beast isn't really safe, but with her odious guardian about to marry her off to one of his
unsavory friends, she needs her childhood friend to fall in love with her fast. If Beast can love her, then any man
she chooses will certainly do the same.
Alexander Beastling, Duke of Hartford, is known as Beast among the ton. He is big and muscled, and there is a dark
aura of mystery about him that he makes no effort to dispel. Now that he's returned from battle, he's appalled to
learn of the marriage plans Lady Olivia's odious guardian has for her. He'll help her find a proper husband, even
if it means putting up with her ridiculous experiments taken out of a book she refers to as The Book of Love. Olivia
calls them magical recipes for love. Is it possible they work? Because suddenly, he can't seem to get Olivia out of