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The Resource Rules of Engagement

Rules of Engagement

Label
Rules of Engagement
Title
Rules of Engagement
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Christina Dodd
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eng
Summary
The Rules of Engagement:Choose a bride from this year's debutantes.Decide on a proper settlement.Send an announcement to The Times.Inform the bride of her good fortune.Rules of RespectabilityDevon Mathewes, earl of Kerrich, has a plan that is sure to restore him to the Queen's favor.First, he must hire a sensible, unattractive governess. Next, he will see to adopting a properly grateful orphan, which will surely lend him a patina of respectability. Finally, he must obtain a guarantee that his orphan and the governess will better his character and reputation without unduly disturbing his life--love life or otherwise.Rules of PassionAs a condition of accepting the governess position, Miss Pamela Lockhart of the Distinguished Academy of Governesses has a few rules of her own. Devon at all times must behave with propriety, an unlikely accomplishment that would delight the ton and completely astonish Pamela herself. She must be allowed to choose a suitable orphan at her own discretion. Most important, Devon must vow to neverever delve into Pamela's background, or her appearance, lest he discover the truth behind the deepest secrets of her heart. But of course, all rules are made to be broken . . .Rules of Engagement
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Summary
Determined to regain the favor of the queen, Devon Mathewes, Earl of Kerrich, decides to regain respectability by adopting an orphan and by hiring a sensible, unattractive governess, neither of whom will interfere in his life, but the arrival of Miss Pamela Lockhart from the Distinguished Academy of Governesses soon turns his life upside down
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fiction
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Series statement
Governess brides
Series volume
0002
Target audience
adult
Label
Rules of Engagement
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:95c4e128-026a-4bbd-b053-153e8f52b3bd
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9780061793691
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Rules of Engagement
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:95c4e128-026a-4bbd-b053-153e8f52b3bd
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780061793691
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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