The Headmistress of Rosemere

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Thomas Nelson Publishers, 2013 - Fiction - 312 pages
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Patience Creighton has devoted herlife to running her father's boarding school. But when the enigmatic master ofthe estate appears at her door, battered and unconscious, the young headmistresssuddenly finds her livelihood—and her heart —in the hands of one dangerouslyhandsome gentleman.

At twenty-five, Patience Creighton isalready a spinster. The busy headmistress of Rosemere always expected a dashingman to sweep her off her feet and take her away . . . but that man never came.And since her father's death, keeping the school running and her mother happyhas been plenty to keep her occupied.

William Sterling dallied his way intofinancial trouble and mortal danger. When he is assaulted by his creditors'henchmen on the road home from a tavern, he guides his horse to the doorstep ofhis tenant, the Rosemere School for Young Ladies. After being tended to byPatience, the wounded William rides off into the dawn—but makes a point tolearn more about the lovely headmistress.

As he spends more time at Rosemere,something delicate begins to develop between William and Patience. But thatwill not deter William's creditors. With little money to repay his debts, andless for the upkeep of his estate, it becomes clear that sacrificing Rosemeremay be the only way to preserve his legacy. But it may also cost him hishappiness.

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Review: The Headmistress of Rosemere (Whispers on the Moors #2)

User Review  - Sheila - Goodreads

I have been anxiously waiting for The Headmistress of Rosemere to be released ever since I finished Book One in the Whispers on Moors series. I absolutely loved the first book and The Headmistress of ... Read full review

Review: The Headmistress of Rosemere (Whispers on the Moors #2)

User Review  - Karen Martin - Goodreads

This story was definitely an interesting continuation of the Whispers on the Moors series. The very first chapter is filled with danger and suspense, giving the book a tone that's carried throughout ... Read full review

About the author (2013)

Sarah E. Laddnbsp;received the 2011 Genesis Award in historical romancenbsp;for The Heiress of Winterwood. She is a graduate of Ball State University andnbsp;has more than ten years of marketing experience. Sarahnbsp;lives in Indiana with her amazing husband, sweet daughter, and spunky Golden Retriever. Facebook: SarahLaddAuthor Twitter: @SarahLaddAuthor

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