Valoree no longer has to masquerade as her murdered brother
and scourge the oceans as Captain Red. She no longer has to
command his pirate band in a quest to regain his birthright.
She has been named heir to Ainsley Castle. But no executor
would ever hand over the estate to an unmarried pirate wench
and her infamous crewâ€”no matter to whom sheâ€™d been born. And
the will distinctly states that in order to inherit, Valoree
must be married to a nobleman . . . and pregnant.
Upon learning that, the virgin captain is ready to return to
the seasâ€”but her crew has other ideasâ€” and for those
rascally cusses she would do anything. If they could find a
way to put on her a sweet face that would fool the ton, she
would handle the rest, even with a drunken prostitute as an
â€śauntâ€ť and her merry cutthroat crew as â€śservants.â€ť But to
herself she swears one thing: she will only marry a man who
fires her blood, a man who is not afraid of a . . . Lady Pirate