The Rogue’s Offer

Series: The Reluctant Rogues
Book #:  1
Genres: Historical Romance
Heat Level:  3.5  |  Legend
Publisher: Maroli SP Imprints
Publication Year: 2007, 2015, 2017
ISBN: 978-1-948505-04-8
Formats: Digital, Print

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A reckless proposal
A counter offer
The stakes are higher than either imagined

“…two amazing characters who pull you in from page one.”

— Amazon Reviewer
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A Reckless Proposal. 

Ophelia Templeton’s dead husband, Viscount Havenstock, convinced her she was a cold, unfeeling woman incapable of passion. When her drunkard of a father loses her home to the Earl of Thornbury in a wager, Ophelia  presents the man with a rash proposal. The return of her home in exchange for the challenge of teaching her to feel passion. Unfortunately, she’s propositioned the wrong man.

A Counter Offer

Mathias Gilchrist has always protected the interests of his brother, the Earl of Thornbury. When Ophelia mistakes him for his brother, he thinks she’s one in a long line of women eager to be a countess. Despite his initial impression, Mathias is intrigued by Ophelia, and he makes her a counter offer in the game of seduction and passion.

The Stakes Are Higher Than Either Imagined

But when the art of pleasure becomes a dangerous game of hearts, it will take meddling by the Reckless Rockwoods to bring about a happy ending.

A Reckless Rockwoods spin-off series. Look for prominent appearances by your favorite Rockwood family members as they continue to meddle in the lives of their friends.

Critical Acclaim

“A new book by Monica Burns is an automatic buy for me. And I must say this first book in a new series is no disappointment.


― Amazon Reviewer, Verified Purchase

Monica Burns Never Disappoints

I was enthralled from the first page. The writing kept me devouring the book all through to the end. I loved the story and opening premise.”


― Linda Koerber, Goodreads

Monica Burns is an amazing author and this new series is no exception! Mathias and Ophelia are two amazing characters who will pull you in from page one.


― Kim J,  Amazon Reviewer, Verified Purchase

Monica Burns continues to be one of my favorite authors. Her books are exciting and spicy with the most enjoyable characters. In this book, “The Rogue’s Offer” a widow set against ever marrying again is swept up into the arms of a charming rogue. The story of Ophelia and Mathias is very sensual and romantic.

― Amazon Reviewer, Verified Purchase