Read “The Duke” by Gaelen Foley with Rakuten Kobo. Driven to uncover the truth about the mysterious death of his ladylove, the Duke of Hawkscliffe will go to . Driven to uncover the truth about the mysterious death of his ladylove, the Duke of Hawkscliffe will go to any lengths to unmask a murderer. Even if it. Gaelen Foley’s first novel was published in and she went on to win the Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award for Best First Historical.

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That there is way more to life than what you are “supposed” to be. Mind you at this time she has only been a courtesan for only a few months and hasn’t been involved with anyone else before meeting Robert. Even if it means jeopardizing his reputation by engaging in a scandalous affair with London’s most provocative courtesan–the desirable but aloof Belinda Hamilton.

He cupped her cheek thee gave her a tender smile in the dark. In my opinion, she might be the most technically skilled historical romance author out there’ Smart Bitches, Trashy Books’Unforgettable, beautifully etched characters; a flawless sense of pacing; and a perfectly executed plot imbued with an abundance of desire and danger are the outstanding literary hallmarks of the latest splendid addition to Kleypas’ Ravenels series’ Booklist’Witty, often hilarious, and delightfully passionate, this compelling, thrill-laced Victorian romance is another superb series entry’ Library Journal, starred review’Readers are introduced to the unforgettable characters and their original personalities through a delightful storyline peppered with sharp repartee and steamy gzelen RT Book Reviews top pick ‘Reading Kleypas’ long-awaited return to historical is akin to walking into the arms of an old friend’ Heroes and Heartbreakers.

She is smart and so strong, with a lovable personality and she is not the dumb bimbo heroine I have been reading about in so many other novels who can’t control her vagina in front of her dude. I don’t think this was her strongest work.


It was so easy to read, the words just seemed to flow and I was engrossed by the story The Earl’s Complete Surrender. I like making my fake girlfriend happy! It’s the h who makes it special- her life, her struggles, her spirit, her character, her absolutely magnetic charm especially as the flirtatious and alluring courtesan. The Duke touches a cord deep in you as your pulled deeper into both the lives of Bel and Robert. The Duke of Ice.

As a general rule we do not censor any content on the site. Thank goodness he doesn’t want to have sex! His Every Kiss Guilty Series. I’ll remember your comments about the Spice trilogy and put them on the low-priority wishlist. To stay with the man she loves and share him, or to leave him, knowing how much he loves her, in order to be true to herself.

He said thd was his lady and not a whore when Bel begged him not to toley his life for her, yet he turns around and does exactly that by asking her to stay his mistress and treating her like an illicit dirty secret.

Big 5 stars from this devoted romance reader! Belong to Me Harmony Falls, Book 2. Keep me logged in on this computer. Yet how can she keep this untamable scoundrel under her thumb when all she really wants is to unleash the smoldering passion between them? The review must be at least 50 characters long. He was also an emotional mess and very weak willed.

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The Illustrated Collection Books by J. Lord of Fire Knight Miscellany, 2 4. Knowing that Hawk had unrequited love for another Peer’s now dead wife, said evil manipulative Peer has asked Hawk to avenge her death.

It’s not just the dume that she was a prostitute doing this that bugged me.

His reputation, his position in politics, his family’s legacy relies on him to do the right thing by marrying someone within the peerage. I wasn’t expecting him to play the self-centered oblivious cad who wants his cake and eat it too. She is hard at work on her next book. You fall more in love with him, because instead of hiding behind anger or making the woman he loved crawl back to him, he owned up to his faults and finally threw caution to the wind and went with his heart instead of his head.


He was judgmental and apt to fly off the handle whenever things didn’t go the way he thought they should. Due to a series of unfortunate events, she decides to become a courtesan.

I usually don’t make this statement, but somehow all but four of my friends gave this book over four stars. And so do the love scenes, btw. But don’t get me wrong, this guy is swoon worthy too and does some very romantic things with and for Belinda. The Duke has earned a place of honor on my keepers bookshelf!

Let us find what we may find. Even though he once kissed her senseless, he can have no interest in someone like her. They make a deal that he will pay her to act as bait, and there will be no sex. Every lady loves a hero but Trevor has no interest in any of them – except for the refreshingly candid Grace.

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I haven’t read very many courtesan novels, but boy was this wonderful and nontraditional! The Dry by Jane Harper. His Wicked Kiss Details.

It’s Book 1 in my bestselling children’s series, The Gryphon Chronicles pictured above. The description of the book really does not go into depth about how this happens with the heroine and I think that was why I waited awhile to begin it.