Pining for the Wounded Earl: a Historical Regency Romance Novel

By (author)Amanda Seabrook

In “Pining for the Wounded Earl,” Harriet offers John a work-for-stay arrangement, only to find herself falling hopelessly in love with him. Their romance is tested when she discovers he has been deceiving her, leading to a heart-wrenching struggle to forgive. This historical romance novel is filled with damaged souls finding comfort in each other, with no cheating, no cliffhangers, and a guaranteed happily ever after.


Dowager Viscountess Sidmouth, Harriet Winchester, is mourning her husband, who left her in a financial bind. While her country manor is falling apart, Harriet offers a work-for-stay arrangement to John, a young traveller. Little did she know that within a short space of time, she would find herself hopelessly in love with him. Her life will soon take a strange turn though, when in a life-changing moment, she finds out that John had deceived her all along…Can Harriet forgive him for his lies after all the heartache she has been through?John Parker, the Earl of Morley, is riddled with guilt when his brother is killed. No longer believing he deserves to have a noble life, John commits to becoming a commoner, in search of work. However, while working for the Dowager Viscountess Sidmouth, he slowly realises that Harriet may be the only one to complete his life. Nevertheless, dangers arise on the road – but none as difficult as the trial his heart is going through.Will he be able to convince her that his deception was for good reason or will he eternally regret not being honest from the very start?Harriet and John have both suffered and with their damaged souls, they find comfort in each other’s enlightening love. When the truth is revealed though, Harriet and John’s romance is brutally challenged and that is not the only hardship that awaits them. Will their tender bond be irreversibly broken or will two hearts that have connected, find a way to grow even closer than before?”Pining for the Wounded Earl” is a historical romance novel of approximately 80,000 words. No cheating, no cliffhangers, and a guaranteed happily ever after.