They’ve both been wounded by the past. Can their marriage of convenience bring the healing they need? Theo Barnes has been in love with Louisa Keller since they were kids. However, she’s in love with his twin brother, Flynn. Sadly for Louisa, Flynn is in love with another woman and has no interest in her. When tragedy strikes Louisa’s family and she’s left penniless, she’s forced to consider Theo’s offer of marriage. They agree to a marriage of convenience with no bedroom privileges. He secretly hopes she’ll change her mind once they’re married but the marriage gets off to a rocky start. The Scholar is the third book in the heartwarming Emerson Pass historical romance series. If you like staunch heroines, emotional backdrops, and sweeping family sagas, then you’ll adore Tess Thompson’s wholesome tale. Order The Scholar to enjoy this next installment in the Barnes’ family saga.