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Tuesday, January 12, 2010

AT THE DUKE'S PLEASURE by Tracy Anne Warren

AT THE DUKE'S PLEASURE
Source: Publisher (Thank you Christine)
* I received this book free of charge in exchange for an honest review*
  • Mass Market Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Avon; Original edition (January 12, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0061673420
  • ISBN-13: 978-0061673429
SYNOPSIS:

All the Byrons are just as "mad, bad, and dangerous to know" as their famous non-relation . . . but now the time has come for the eldest son to marry . . .
Edward Byron, Duke of Clybourne, has everything a man in Society needs . . . except a wife. Duty requires he wed, so he decides that a long-standing arranged marriage will do nicely. He knows his bride is beautiful, biddable, and bright enough to run his household and nursery. He expects his betrothed, Lady Claire Marsden, will be thrilled with his decision—unfortunately, she's not!
Claire has longed for Edward since she was sixteen, but how can he expect her to agree to his proposal when he barely knows her and doesn't love her? Nothing will convince her to accept a loveless marriage. And so she begins a battle of outrageous resistance, forcing Edward to learn that he must lose his heart in order to win his bride. 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:



Tracy Anne Warren grew up in a small central Ohio town. After working for a number of years in finance, she quit her day job to pursue her first love—writing romance novels. Warren lives in Maryland with a pair of exuberant, young Siamese cats and windows full of gorgeous orchids and African violets. When she's not writing, she enjoys reading, watching movies, and dreaming up the characters for her next book.


MY THOUGHTS:


Ahh, the time of pre-arranged marriages.  When people were forced to marry whether love was involved or not.  Sometimes we get lucky to find a regency romance that we actually care about.  With the latest from author Tracy Anne Warren, you will find yourself head over heels in love with Edward and Claire.  Edward is all about duty and fullfilling his obligations.  Clire is determined to make marriage as difficult as possible for him.  We slowly see the couple grow to love eachother.  A great regency romance that will also leave you with a smile after reading the witty humor as well.


MY RATING:



Very Good! Worth Spending Your Money on!







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5 Comments:

Blogger inthehammockblog said...

Looks good!! I've read the one right before this, too.

January 12, 2010 at 4:30 PM  
Blogger misskallie2000 said...

The Cover is great,, and the review makes me want to read this book now. Thanks for your great review.

January 12, 2010 at 4:46 PM  
Blogger misskallie2000 said...

I love these type romance books. Serials are fun to read and you eagerly look forward to the next book.

January 13, 2010 at 10:39 AM  
Blogger darlintina nwachukwu said...

I've read it,and I totally loved it.passion filled and intense. On the scale of 10,trust me,I'll give it a 50

October 13, 2012 at 5:00 AM  
Blogger darlintina nwachukwu said...

I've read it,and I totally loved it.passion filled and intense. On the scale of 10,trust me,I'll give it a 50

October 13, 2012 at 5:02 AM  

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