Plain Leticia Holmes becomes an heiress to vast wealth when her grandmother dies. Suitors are in plenty but she rejects them all. Lettie is determined to fulfil her grandmother’s dying wish to find true love. Posing as a governess, she ends up on Lord Alistair Thurmond’s estate in Great Yarmouth, taking care of his little niece, Nancy. The manor is filled with dark secrets that she’s determined to uncover because she’s fast falling in love with the handsome but seemingly reserved duke.
Lord Alistair Thurmond should be taking his father’s title but forces seem to be working against him, even though he has no idea who is behind all the sinister happenings at the manor. When Leticia Holmes joins the household as governess to his niece, something in her eyes tells him she’s no ordinary woman. Even though she’s not beautiful, her kindness and meekness draw him to her inner beauty.
Can these two find love or will the forces threatening their survival overcome them?
“The Riches of the Impoverished Duke” is a historical romance guaranteed to touch your heart with an unforgettable happily ever after.