Eleven Scandals to Start to Win a Duke's Heart by Sarah McLean
"Yes, she was a scandal.
Her brother simply didn’t know it.
“I fell in the Serpentine today.”
“Yes, well, that doesn’t usually happen to women in London. But it’s not so much of a scandal as it is a challenge."
Glory in Death by J.D. Robb
The dead were her business. She lived with them, worked with them, studied them. She dreamed of them. And because that didn't seem to be enough, in some deep, secret chamber of her heart, she mourned for them.
Dreams of a Dark Warrior by Kresley Cole
"You'll tell me a story and I'll spare you? You think I don't see what you're doing? I've read Arabian Nights."
"Call me Scheherazade, baby! Actually, she's one tricksy bitch. Who, by the way, still owes me twenty gold pieces and a pound of sesame."