Read Lord of Chance (Rogues to Riches, #1) Online Free - Disguised as a country miss, Charlotte Devon flees London, desperate to leave her tattered reputation behind. In Scotland, her estranged father’s noble blood will finally make her a respectable debutante. Except she finds herself accidentally wed to a devil-may-care rogue with a sinful smile. He’s the last thing she needs…and everything her traitorous heart desires.
Charming rake Anthony Fairfax is on holiday to seek his fortune…and escape his creditors. When an irresistible Lady Luck wins him in a game of chance—and a slight mishap has them leg-shackled by dawn—the tables have finally turned in his favor. But when past demons catch up to them, holding on to new love will mean destroying their dreams forever.
The single title 2017 release is an expanded "Author Edition" of the story that first appeared in the Scandal's Daughters anthology.
|Title||:||Lord of Chance (Rogues to Riches, #1)|
|Number of Pages||:||300 pages|
April 23, 2017
I'm a big Erica Ridley fan, but this isn't her strongest work, IMO. Don't get me wrong, this is a very decent, readable story, but there was that special something that was just missing for me.
I love the forced/accidental marriage trope, and Lord of Chance had just that. The two MCs had a pretty...
April 10, 2017
Review For: Lord of Chance by Erica Ridley ' Lord of Chance by Erica Ridley is book One in the "Rogues to Riches" series. This is the story of Charlotte Devon and Anthony Fairfax. Anthony is the brother to Sarah Fairfax who was the main female character in "The Brigadier's Runaway Bride" which wa...
July 26, 2017
I've given this a C+ at AAR, so 3.5 stars
Erica Ridley’s Lord of Chance is the first in a new series from the author entitled Rogues to Riches . Our rogue this time out is one Mister (not Lord - so what's with the title?) Anthony Fairfax, a charming but rather rackety young man whose appetite for...
June 10, 2017
I've given this a B for narration and a C+ for content at AudioGals
In Lord of Chance, the first in Erica Ridley’s new Rogues to Riches series, we are introduced to the handsome, charming Anthony Fairfax, a somewhat rackety young man who supports himself and his family by means of an inveterate...
March 27, 2017
THANK YOU NETGALLEY AND ERICA RIDLEY for a copy of Lord of Chance
Writing: I liked the way this story was written. I learned a few new words. Always a huge plus for me. I still don’t think the writing style reflects the correct era, but that’s okay. By the way, I really dislike th...
May 23, 2017
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Lord of Chance is a fantastic start to Ridley's new historical romance series. I loved both Charlotte and Anthony, their vulnerabilities were so well hidden they hardly even noticed them anymore themselves.
Lord of Chance showed the...
April 24, 2017
Three and a half stars.
Charlotte Devon is the illegitimate daughter of a Scottish Laird and a courtesan. She has fled London (and her mother) to try to find her father. She knows little other than his surname and the fact that he gave her mother a ruby necklace and matching earrings. In a Scottis...
April 06, 2017
He is far from the typical hero and she is far from a helpless damsel in distress, together they are an adorable and endearing match made in Erica Ridley’s LORD OF CHANCE! Anthony Fairfax is in big financial trouble, after having a very costly run of bad luck gambling. Far from the rogue he portr...
April 09, 2017
Tender and true--in the end!
Not quite a rags to riches story, in fact almost the opposite. When two young people in a Scottish border town discover the distinct disadvantage to having a lack of knowledge about the local laws and customs, their lives change unequivocally.
Inveterate gambler Anthon...
April 20, 2017
First book of Erica Ridley's Rouges to Riches series. As much as I love Erica Ridley I was almost hesitant to read this book, I blame the blurb it just didn't appeal to me, but being I love Erica Ridley I picked it up and read it and I'll be damned if it's not one of the best one of he...