By Grace Burrowes, Miranda Neville, Carolyn Jewel, Shana Galen
"Why Do Dukes Fall in Love?
Every summer time the cream of society gathers on the Dukeries, named for the ducal estates focused in a single small nook of Nottinghamshire. whereas the entertainments contain events, balls, and a well-known boat race, the ducal hosts and their visitors locate heartbreak, love and satisfied endings.
Four heartwarming tales from 4 bestselling historic romance authors.
MAY i've got THIS DUKE? through Grace Burrowes
The hassle with Houseparties. . .
Gerard Hammersley, Duke of Hardcastle, is dragooned via an outdated buddy into attending a home social gathering, although Hardcastle refuses to fall prey to the matchmakers who appreciate such gatherings. He recruits his nephew’s prim, prickly governess, omit Ellen MacHugh, to maintain him from being compromised by way of the conniving debutantes, and gives in alternate to deflect the drunken viscounts who plague Ellen.
. . . is they needs to finish.
Ellen has the same opinion to Hardcastle’s scheme for 2 purposes. First, she’s been drawn to His Grace because the day she laid eyes on him, and understands that at the back of Hardcastle’s loss of allure lies a ferociously unswerving and devoted center. moment, she’s departing from Hardcastle’s family on the end of the home get together, and weeks safeguarding His Grace’s bachelorhood is as a lot pleasure—and as a lot torment—as she will be able to undergo ahead of she leaves him.
DUCHESS OF SCANDAL by way of Miranda Neville
Too Many Scandals
After months of marriage, the Duke of Linton agreed to stay except his spouse. Thrown jointly because of a scheduling errors, Linton reveals Althea nonetheless has the facility to make his center race. Linton turns out various from the severe, detached guy Althea married. yet although she burns for him as a lover, can she belief him to be the husband she wishes?
WAITING FOR A DUKE such as you by way of Shana Galen
There’s no such factor because the ideal hero…
Nathan Cauley, 10th Duke of Wyndover, is so good-looking girls swoon—literally swoon. His blond hair and blue eyes definitely draw cognizance on the Duke of Sedgemere’s condo get together, yet Nathan doesn’t desire a fawning younger pass over for his duchess. He stumbles upon a bedraggled girl dozing below Sedgemere’s bridge, and his protecting instincts stir. whilst he acknowledges her because the princess he fell in love with 8 years prior to, he’s made up our minds to win not just her affections yet her middle.
Or is there?
After revolutionaries bloodbath Princess Vivienne’s kin, she and the top of her safeguard flee to England. sooner than they could succeed in London to beg asylum, assassins kill the final of her defenders. Vivienne is by myself and at the run whilst the Duke of Wyndover involves her rescue. She slightly recollects assembly him years sooner than, and isn’t happy with gents who're extra beautiful than she is. Nathan is greater than a gorgeous face, even though, and while the assassins go back, he may possibly simply end up to be the duke Vivienne has been awaiting.
AN fallacious DUCHESS by way of Carolyn Jewel
The Duke of Stoke Teversault has good earned his popularity for cold calculation. certainly, lately widowed Georgina Lark has no notion he’s enjoyed her due to the fact prior to her overdue husband swept her off her toes. Stoke Teversault skill to maintain it that approach. The chilly and forbidding duke and the blithe and open Georgina couldn't be much less perfect in any capability. And but, while Georgina and her sister arrive at his domestic, his ice-bound middle may perhaps soften away.
Georgina Lark hasn't ever considered considered the Duke of Stoke Teversault as a guy able to inducing ardour in a person. He’s lengthy disapproved of her, yet she's going to be without end thankful to him for his counsel after her husband died.
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The man arched a menacing eyebrow, as though he’d never before been thwarted, and now found a feral delight in the possibility. ” Or that all your ofﬁcial blustering will give you power over my life. He settled his broad, possessive hand low across the width of her back. ” Tired of playing shuttlecock to every warrior who happened to pass by her castle, Talia turned her most innocent smile on the man. “Very well, my lord . . ” Talia raised her chin to the nearly silent mob, marveling again at their easy discipline, wondering what their behavior meant about their leader.
His wife! ” He handed his helm and cap to one of the squires, strode to the chapel door in a jangle of spurs, and threw it open with a sweep of his arm. ” Another greedy, warring man to toss her around and threaten everything she loved. Not for long, my lord. I’ve already seen to that. ” You arrogant, rapacious bastard. ” He frowned deeply, narrowing his eyes to thick-lashed slits. ” Her heart seething with resolution, Talia leveled a ﬁnger up at him. ” Chapter 3 nm M arry her? Bloody hell, all Alex wanted to do was taste her glistening, upturned mouth and its pouting frown, to fully explore the ripe, round contours of her bottom.
Talia said, her heart still aching from the loss of two of her most well-loved and loyal men, their lives stolen in the battle between Rufus and Aymon, the guardian who’d held her wardship before him. After three weeks of siege followed by Rufus storming the walls, the blood had run freely in the bailey of Carrisford Castle. ” Talia pressed through the throng of THE BRIDE BED 37 warriors and found Collin standing on a bench. ” Collin shrugged, looking confused. “I waited here for them, my lady, but there aren’t any.
Dancing in The Duke’s Arms by Grace Burrowes, Miranda Neville, Carolyn Jewel, Shana Galen