A Duke of Her Own (Rogues and Roses, Book 1) by Lorraine Heath

By Lorraine Heath

"Lady Louisa longs to marry for ardour and love -- yet will she locate happiness within the fingers of the duke?

Lady Louisa Wentworth is aware she is going to by no means marry well--her family's impoverished property has ensured as a lot. Resigned to spinsterhood, the proud attractiveness has agreed to chaperone a tender American heiress who seeks a titled husband throughout the turbulent waters of London society.

The speeding Duke of Hawkhurst needs to marry wealth for the sake of his kinfolk. This well-heeled younger American, leave out Jenny Rose, could do fairly well. however the girl's infuriating chaperone turns out made up our minds to maintain them aside. And worse nonetheless, Hawk reveals himself way more drawn to the intoxicating woman Louisa than to her blameless cost!

A romantic subterfuge is termed for--as determined Hawk plots to attract the heiress right into a compromising place, making marriage a need. but if it's beautiful Louisa in its place who falls into his sensuous net, this video game of hearts takes a passionate and so much unforeseen turn...

Show description

Read or Download A Duke of Her Own (Rogues and Roses, Book 1) PDF

Similar historical romance books

An Offer From a Gentleman (Bridgertons, Book 3)

Sophie Beckett by no means dreamed she′d be capable to sneak into girl Bridgerton′s famed masquerade ball - or that "Prince Charming" will be ready there for her! even though the daughter of an earl, Sophie has been relegated to the function of servant by way of her disdainful stepmother. yet now, spinning within the robust palms of the debonair and devastatingly good-looking Benedict Bridgerton, she appears like royalty.

My Darling Caroline

"No man's darling . . .

One via one, woman Caroline Grayson watched her 4 sisters rejoice their betrothals, really certain that marriage used to be now not in her future—and completely proud of that truth. Or so she idea.

Brent Ravenscroft, Earl of Weymerth, approximately gave his existence for the Crown. He lower back to England a hero with out purpose of taking a bride, sure his brusque demeanor might intimidate any younger women attracted to his stable looks—or so he proposal.

Bound by way of a enterprise transaction, Caroline and Brent start lifestyles as husband and spouse. totally decided to not fall for every different, they stubbornly forget about the sparks flying among them and continue secrets and techniques at each flip. they might withstand the entice of love—and the pleasures of the wedding bed—forever . . . or so that they thought.

Heart of Thunder (Glorious Angel, Book 2)

"No guy had ever dared to strength his attentions on gorgeous, fiery Samantha Kingsley -- till Hank Chavez, the rough-hewn, bancrupt outlaw, aroused the lively hellion's wrath. .. and her passion.

Samantha vowed to slaughter the impulsive rogue. .. if her father didn't do it first. For there's just one factor Chavez desires greater than the Kingley's sprawling Mexican dwelling house: to ignite in Samantha's breast. .. and to take the tempestuous attractiveness in daring, rapturous conquest.


The Perfect Waltz (The Merridew Sisters, Book 2)

"*He got here looking for a handy bride. .. *

London's Ball of the Season is rarely the milieu for society black sheep Sebastian Reyne. yet his more youthful sisters are in determined desire of care, and Sebastian is looking for a realistic, down-to-earth spouse. What he doesn't want is an bubbling sprite like wish Merridew, a stunning attractiveness and the darling of the *ton*.

*. .. and located love in its place. *

Who was once that mysterious guy who gobbled wish Merridew together with his eyes? Rumored to be harmful, and with a mysterious relations historical past, the secretive Sebastian proves completely seductive to such an impetuous younger woman. yet was once he rather the single to make her dream of dancing the precise waltz with the proper guy come actual? Who'd think that one dance may possibly ignite a keenness so robust that it'll seduce all right into a scrumptious intrigue of sensuality and desire?

Extra info for A Duke of Her Own (Rogues and Roses, Book 1)

Example text

Another shot to the nuts and he staggers away. Albert pulls his head out of the toilet and looses an explosive stream of vomit. Shit is clumped in his hair and streaks his face like war-paint. “You,” Albert gasps. ” “You don’t know what it’s like in here, son. ” Charlie’s weapon is a crude one: A sharpened nail pounded into a wooden doorstop. He keeps it hidden in a back pocket, close at hand. “You’d a done the same, son,” he says. ” Albert grabs at Charlie, fingers digging deep grooves into his shoulders.

He grabs Jackson’s robe and spins him, bending his upper body over the railing. ” Harlan notices something glinting on the floor: Small and cylindrical, glossy with blood. The percussion grenade. He remembers what the master guard said: Nothing that’ll kill a man… unless you jam it up his ass. Harlan looks at the preacher’s sallow buttocks, the grenade, and back. Why the fuck not? ” Jackson hollers as his robe is lifted and a cold tube inserted up his bunghole. ” Harlan pulls the pin. It’s a delayed fuse: Jackson turns as Harlan releases him, fingers clutching at his backside.

By the time he let off, Billie’s tackle was like the Aztecs: Ancient-fucking-history. Billie had gone stiff by then, every muscle rigid, his crotch a confusion of tattered skin-flaps and tiny frayed tubes and jellied flesh and dark-red blood. “Like the guy on TV says,” Charlie said. ” He got a soldering gun good and hot and jammed it down Billie’s urethra. The kid bronco-bucked, his bound wrists snapping like spring saplings. Charlie crammed the gun in until the searing metal disappeared into Billie’s abdomen and left it jutting there.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.83 of 5 – based on 42 votes