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The Bareknuckle Groom

Meet the Thompsons of Locust Street, an unconventional family taking Philadelphia high society by storm.

1869 Bareknuckle champion, James Thompson, is confident his future continues with beautiful women and victories in the boxing ring. Men admire his skills, power, and quick fists, and are more than willing to bet their hard-earned coins on his name. Women admire his handsome face, his undaunted confidence, and his powerful body. Nothing will change his successfully plotted course, until…

Lucinda Vermeal arrives on the Philadelphia social scene. Lucinda’s pale statuesque beauty attracts the most prestigious men, but her cool and reserved attitude keep them at arm’s length. Until she meets a man willing to challenge her at every turn.

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Holly Bush writes historical romance set in the the late 1800’s, in Victorian England, and an occasional Women’s Fiction title. Her books are described as emotional, with heartfelt, sexy romance. She makes her home with her husband in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

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