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The Wicked Ways of a Duke

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It was much of a bore to me. He needs to marry money.

From the publication of her very first historical romance, Laura Lee Guhrke has received numerous honors and critical acclaim for her novels and her writing style. Although the hero, Rhys DeWinter, was a wastrel who lies in order to secure Prudence’s interest, he came There were quite a few things about this book that I liked. So fine, I accept that.

Once he knows that she’s loaded or will be post marraige he takes her out for a picnic and plays the martyr of how much he doesn’t feel like he belongs, of how he’s not as great as she thinks he is. Then she inherits a fortune from the father she’s never seen, with the stipulation that she wed in one year.


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I actually felt like Rhys was probably quite historically accurate. It Started with a Scandal. My Once and Future Duke. October 13, Imprint: Prudence is a great character, a self-contained and yet also romantic girl whose motives are good and whose opportunities in life suddenly become so much ghe.

For example – An Earl Like You by Caroline Linden is one duuke my favorite books with this trope, because it doesn’t leave you with doubt that the MC’s were meant to be together. I almost put the book down because of my frustrations, but I’m glad I finished it.

So in all, I do loved this book, they are flawed characters, she wants to be loved and needs also to stand for herself which she will do by the end of the story, he is only thinking about himself, or at anything except being a useless peer but for Prudence, he might try to change for someone better, caring for others before himself.

On the one hand, it’s a Laura Lee Guhrke. When she meets ghe Duke of St. Twice Upon a Time. He acted like he didn’t know she was an heiress, but instead wooed her and seduced her in order to make her fall in love with him so that she would marry him.

Apr 20, Ally72 rated it it was amazing Shelves: En esencia eso guhrkr parece esta historia, poco profunda, predecible y sin chispa. Portada horrible para un libro precioso que habla sobre las prioridades y el amor desinteresado.

The Wicked Ways of a Duke by Laura Lee Guhrke

Cyres, on the other hand needs to marry for money since he is flat broke, as Prudence is the richest heiress she fits the bill perfectly. When going home later that evening she witnesses him saving a female servant from the attentions of another man, Rhys becomes her hero. She acts childish, is overly romantic, and is basically a lovesick puppy who acts far too desperate for a man who doesn’t seem to have many redeemable qualities if any.


I also had a hard time with the hero in this book. During the time the book is set, marrying for love was the exception, not the rule. Mary Balogh comes to mind, as I find that is true with almost all her books and I’m always amazed at how complex her characters are and how intricate her stories especially compared to a lot of other HR authors out there.

Apr 20, Lorena rated it it was ok Shelves: Looking for beautiful books?

Cyres, hides his cynicism behind a quick wit and an even quicker smile. Laura loves hearing from readers, and you can lqura her via her website: The plot now takes a turn when Prudence is suddenly given a huge ass inheritance from her american father she was illegitimate – of course but the condition to the inheritance is that she must marry by some particular date or the money will be lost.

Ratings and Reviews 0 9 star ratings 0 reviews. No Mistress of Mine.