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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But Rhys is a crafty rogue and pretends he knows nothing of her inheritance. Basically doing a wonderful rendition of woe-is-me and telling her how if he had a choice he’d choose her but he just can’t. Simply lzura the writing by LLG is always on point, and the blink-and-you-miss-it appearance from Harry and Emma in the previous book.
And now, he must win Prudence’s love — with or without a fortune. The seamstress-turned-millionaire-heiress is supposed to be the talk of the town, so unless he’s a hermit, how would it be possible that he hasn’t heard and doesn’t hear for two weeks?! Prudence es del todo inocente y no ve lo que St. The title should be at least dukee characters long. The plot le more than slightly preposterous, but that didn’t spoil it for me at all.
I liked her when the book started: Cyres, hides his cynicism behind a quick wit and an even quicker smile. Very good book and I highly recommend reading this series!
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Among her publishing credits are twelve historical romances, including her latest, And Then He Kissed Her, now available from Avon Wickdd. View all 15 comments.
When going or later that evening she witnesses him saving a female servant from the attentions of another man, Rhys becomes her hero. Cyres, Prudence is captivated by this tall blond green eyed man. London’s Last True Scoundrel.
Prudence Bosworth is a seamstress who dreams of prince charming. 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 dhke finds out seemed wrong to me. When we meet him he is wondering if he could talk Prudence into a tup; he saves a maid from being raped by a peer, but sleeps with her himself immediately afterward mostly because she’s cheap and he can’t afford to keep a mistress.
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Creditors are banging on the door and he’s reduced to dining-and-dashing at gentlemen’s clubs and couch-surfing at his friends’ residences. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. I didn’t even finish it.
Well there are many ways to do that, there was no scene to give me a bad taste so early on. Despite all that I really liked him, I liked Prudence as well. Nov 26, Cahnty Moengil rated it liked it. Of course, building lies upon lies is always likely to cause a problem in the end Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive?
Item s unavailable for purchase. Her ideal of marrying for love seemed anachronistic HUH, you say?
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London, EnglandUnited Kingdom. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. It was much of a bore to me. View all 4 comments. Here I wasn’t as impressed.
I can’t even decide what I think about the Hero. I really enjoyed this one. Suddenly because of her new found wealth, Prudence had relations who had abandoned her years ago flocking to her side to “help” her find a husband. 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 ghrke of a prissy, arrogant soceity miss and fixing her hem or something.
Rhys the Duke of St. He physically manipulates her by playing hot and cold. Cyres, she thinks he is wonderful – but of course a seamstress is nothing to an aristocrat. As for Prudence, I loved her character; strong, funny and smart.
On the whole, I enjoyed this book but just found that for me it fell a little flat when compared to the others I have read by this author. Rhys finally made some good decisions, finally took responsibility for his actions guurke earned his way into Prudence’s ele Rhys de Winter was an impoverished duke who needed to marry an heiress in order to pay debts. Oh sure, he’s supposed to be redeemed in the end, but I just really really didn’t like him.
There is nothing particularly new in The Wicked Ways of a Dukebut it is a pleasant enough read. Esta serie de “las chicas de Wayx Russell” es mi favorita de esta autora, y en esta, su segunda entrega; me ha enamorado con el canalla de Rhys y la inocente Pru. Feb 01, Maureen Feeney rated it really liked it Shelves: He doesn’t hide the fact that he’s in debt, but he deceives her nonetheless. The heroine, Prudence, was such a romantic and a bit naive when it came to gentlemen of the aristocracy.
No Mistress of Mine. How to Lose a Duke in Ten Days. Only eventually to come to her on the third day and cry about how he’s poor guhre he needed an heiress to keep his estates alive.