Dear Ms. Guhrke: Except for a quick skim of Conor’s Way a year or so ago, The Wicked Ways of a Duke is the first. She thought she was the luckiest woman in LondonSurviving on a seamstress ‘ income and a steady stream of fantasies, Prudence Bosworth has always. The Wicked Ways of a Duke by Laura Lee Guhrke, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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He apologized sincerely and willing to throw away everything just to win her back. So fine, I accept that.

Kissed by a Scottish Rogue. Prudence is able to choose her husband why decide after a week acquaintance that this is the guy for you? The bachelor-girls are still there, but they don’t dominate the story in any way, and the focus is purely on the hero and heroine. How to write a great review.

It seemed like it took forever for the story to start moving forward. Prudence is determined to marry for true love, and after seeing firsthand the splendid chivalry of a certain duke, only one man will do.

But he never expected to fall for Prudence, and when his shocking deception is revealed, he will stop at nothing to win her back.

On the one hand, it’s a Laura Lee Guhrke. A Lady’s Code of Misconduct. If you’ve read any historical romance with a similar theme, then you can fill in the blanks. Nada que ver con la historia de Harry y Emma que fue casi perfecta.


She has become one of my “go-to” authors. Had it been written by another author, it may have gained a 2. But he never expected to fall for Prudence, and when his shocking deception oee revealed, he will stop at nothing to win her back.

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The Wicked Ways of a Duke by Laura Lee Guhrke

Wow, did that make sense? I’m sorry, wicjed it would take more than two brief conversations and two afternoons for me to decide to tie myself for life to another person, especially in that day and age when women didn’t have wixked rights they do today. The plot goes something like this; Rhys de Winter first meets Prudence Bosworth one of the Girl Bacherlor friends of Emma from the first book when she is kneeling at the feet of a prissy, arrogant soceity miss and fixing her hem or something.

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See what I mean? I mean it, the whole thing is there – from the beginning her job, the inheritance to the end the winning back part lasts a couple of pages near the end of the book. The Legend of Lyon Redmond. These two are both insecure, manipulative individuals who can’t even trust the people they dduke love the most in the world.


Historicity is reasonable in this novel, although the dialogue occasionally slips into modern American words and phrases, which is rather jarring.

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Beyond Scandal and Desire. And along the way Rhys actually developed real feelings for her and was devastated when she found out the truth. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Mass Market Paperbackpages. So for Prudence to be so set on marrying for love and a penniless DUKE, nonetheless and for her to be so outraged and vocal about her hurt when she finds out seemed wrong to me.

He lied and manipulated the heroine for most of the story. She then discovers her father, who abandoned her mother when she was pregnant and had fled to America, has died and left her a fortune. Unfortunately, when it did, the story was very predictable. Refresh and try again.

It was expected that your dowry would bail out whichever peer offered for you. Cyres, hides his cynicism behind a quick wit and an even quicker smile.