The Making of a Duchess
A very dangerous attraction... Julien Harcourt, duc de Valère, is more than willing to marry the lovely young lady his mother has chosen. Little does he know, she's been sent to prove him a spy and a traitor... And an even more dangerous secret... Sarah Smith's mission is to find out whether... show more
A very dangerous attraction... Julien Harcourt, duc de Valère, is more than willing to marry the lovely young lady his mother has chosen. Little does he know, she's been sent to prove him a spy and a traitor... And an even more dangerous secret... Sarah Smith's mission is to find out whether the Duc's trips to the Continent are as innocent as he claims, but the way he looks at her is far from innocent... Their risky game of cat and mouse propels them from the ballrooms of London to the prisons of Paris, and into a fragile love that may not survive their deceptions... Praise for Bestselling Author Shana Galen: "An irresistible mix of sexy romance and sharp wit." -Chicago Tribune "Spirited characters, lively dialogue, breakneck pace, and great sense of fun." -Publisher's Weekly "Shana Galen will leave you breathless!" -Julianne MacLean, USA Today bestselling author of When a Stranger Loves Me
Publish date: June 1st 2010
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages no: 377
Edition language: English
, British Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Spy Thriller
, European History
, Regency Romance
, French Revolution
Series: The Sons of the Revolution (#1)
I am so glad I found this author! I am loving each 0f her books more than the last.
This book was very good. I loved the french language and the history behind it. I liked the realistic way that Sarah acted in response to the job that was thrust upon her. I like how she grew as a character. As for Julien, I liked that he grew as well. I loved how determined he was to never give up ...
This was interesting. I had already read book 2 & 3 but it didn't diminish my reading one bit. Of course something was fishy about the situation with Northrope and Sarah being recruited as she was. There was plenty of action though not much with the chemistry. Character development was good for...
Julien, at age thirteen, was changed forever when french revolutionaries and peasants stormed his family's home, killed his brothers and father, and with his mother along his side, barely escaping with their very lives. Now in England, Julien has rebuilt his family's fortune and wealth, enough to ma...
Sarah´s working as a governess when her employer persuades her to take the place of a spy in Duc de Valernes house. Sir Northrop is convinced that the duke is traveling to sell british secrets to his old home country. With little to none preparation she is forced to play a part she never thought she...