The Heir Part VII – The Confrontation

This entry is part 9 of 20 in the series Darkshire Woods: The Heir.

The memory of Azebel’s body pressed up against his should have buoyed Smythe’s spirits for the rest of the day, but the moment he stepped out of her chambers, his sour mood returned. What was that fool Bartholomew thinking? It was so painfully obvious that the girl was a fraud!…

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The Heir Part V – The Necklace Conundrum

This entry is part 7 of 20 in the series Darkshire Woods: The Heir.

Someone cleared his throat behind Bartholomew. He didn’t care. And he didn’t care that his knees were starting to ache. All that mattered was the girl. He held her tightly in his arms, pulling her close. “I thought I was alone,” he whispered. “I thought my family was gone forever.…

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