~Lela Bay's Books~
Lela Bay is the author of Ruined Reputations and appears in Meant to Be…Mine. She likes historical romances with sweetness and a touch of comedy. When she isn’t writing, she enjoys strolling, gardening, reading, and tea time with friends.
March 2, 2018
Historical ~ Regency ~ Romantic Comedy
"A tantalizing pair of Regency tales" ~Emmy Z. Madrigal
"Ruined Reputations is a love letter to high romance of the Brontes with the meticulous eye for detail that readers crave like oxygen itself." MJ Sherry-author of the Back Page Babylon series
--The Unusual Manners of Mr. Aarons--
Rumors of Mr. Aarons unconventional ways are confirmed when he nearly yanks the bonnet off Emmaline's cousin's head. Drawn by his charm and good looks, Emmaline finds herself assisting him in his mysterious mission.
His obscure search appears to lead to her cousin, beautiful Catherine Connersfield. She is the more sensible choice, but will she have him? More to the point, will Emmaline let her?
Experience has taught Eleanor it’s better to be practical than passionate.
When she discovers Bitsy eloping with her French tutor, scandal threatens to ruin the girl.
To keep her reputation intact, Eleanor reluctantly chaperones the rebellious heiress.
Eleanor’s spotless character protects Bitsy, but behaving respectably proves difficult when tempted by the dangerously attractive Mr. Stinson.
If she fails it will end with ... Ruined Reputations.