A Duke to Die For
What is a roguish young nobleman supposed to do with a shockingly lovely young ward? The Duke of Blakewell believes he'd better marry her off as soon as possible, before he gives in to temptation himself... But Henrietta doesn't want a husband-- she wants her independence... Sure that she carries... show more
What is a roguish young nobleman supposed to do with a shockingly lovely young ward? The Duke of Blakewell believes he'd better marry her off as soon as possible, before he gives in to temptation himself... But Henrietta doesn't want a husband-- she wants her independence... Sure that she carries a curse that killed her previous guardians, Henrietta just wants the duke to sign over her inheritance before something terrible befalls him... In a moment of passion, they become scandalously entangled, and suddenly the duke must take Henrietta's curse seriously, and she must take drastic measures to save the one man she could love... Praise for Amelia Grey's Regency romances: Affaire de Coeur: "Each new Amelia Grey tale is a diamond. Ms. Grey... is a master storyteller." Booklist: "Witty dialogue and clever schemes... Grey's vivid characters will charm readers." Romantic Times: "This beguiling romance steals your heart, lifts your spirits, and lights up the pages with humor and passion." Library Journal: "Readers will be quickly drawn in by the lively pace, the appealing protagonists, and the sexual chemistry that almost visibly shimmers between." Rendezvous: "Such a tantalizing and funny read, you won't be able to put it down." A Romance Review: "If you like Amanda Quick, you will absolutely love Amelia Grey... Fun, fast-paced, and very sensual."
Publish date: April 1st 2009
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages no: 355
Edition language: English
Series: The Rogues' Dynasty (#1)
With this book Amelia Grey has written a romance with a great sense of fun and humor. I read many different genres of romance books and enjoy coming back to this style of romance. I will be mixing more of Amelia Grey's books into my reading list. On my Nook the book listed 271 pages.What is a rogui...
I liked the last part of the book more than the first. I didn't really feel the relationship between Blake and Henrietta. They didn't want me make them get together and stay together. In my mind, they only got married because they had sex and she couldn't marry anyone else. That's not really a rousi...
Nothing like a cute little historical romance now and again. But I have found out that I have the most stupid pet peeve. I grew up with Cartland and other "nice" writers of romance. So now every time some one has sex, I shake my head and tell her in a stern voice, what improver behavior for a young ...