By K. M. Shea
"Scratching out a residing in a land convalescing from conflict and a adversarial takeover, Cinderella—an orphaned, destitute duchess—is wanting to keep her lands and servants even with the negative taxes positioned upon her through the Erlauf queen—even if it skill she needs to don servants’ outfits and paintings like a commoner.
Her sacrifices aren’t adequate, and whilst a mountain of debt is levied opposed to her, she is given one season to provide the cash. Cinderella realizes it is just a question of time sooner than she loses every little thing she has struggled to guard, and it appears all is misplaced until eventually she is befriended through the debonair Colonel Friedrich—a member of the Erlauf army and a citizen of the oppressing state that ideas her native land.
From supporting her holiday into the royal library to saving her from a rogue mage, Friedrich attracts her nearer and demanding situations her mind-set of the queen and the battle.
Cinderella understands Friedrich isn't really all he seems to be, yet can she belief him together with her kingdom and her middle?
CINDERELLA AND THE COLONEL is fairy story retelling of affection, sacrifice, event, and magic. it really is packed with humor, deception, and fresh romance, and it belongs to the Amazon most sensible promoting sequence, undying FAIRY stories. The books during this sequence ensue within the comparable global and will be learn all jointly, or as person, stand-alone books. if you happen to love candy romances and magical adventures, obtain a pattern or purchase CINDERELLA AND THE COLONEL today!
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