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By Julia Quinn
"Jack Audley has been a highwayman.
A soldier. And he has ""always"" been a rogue. What he isn't, and not desired to be, is a peer of the area, liable for an historic history and the livelihood of hundreds of thousands. but if he's famous because the long-lost son of the home of Wyndham, his carefree existence is over. And if his start proves to be valid, then he'll locate himself with the single identify he by no means sought after: Duke of Wyndham.
Grace Eversleigh has spent the final 5 years toiling because the better half to the dowager Duchess of Wyndham. it's a thankless task, with little or no holiday from the regimen . . . until eventually Jack Audley lands in her lifestyles, all rakish smiles and debonair attraction. he's not a guy who takes no for a solution, and while she is in his hands, she's no longer a lady who desires to say no. but when he's the real duke, then he's the only guy she will by no means have . . .
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Vast Corinthian columns and tall arches soared above. “Capital,” Timtree uttered, jaded eyes firmly in place. Bateman scrutinized everything, his eyes chronicling the wealth. Parley was trying hard to portray the priggish man that he was, pretending a nonchalance that everything in his vicinity was beneath him. Sloane looked perfectly at ease, which made sense since he lived on the extensive Sloanestone properties. But there was something in his eyes as well. Desire. Or maybe hope. Sebastien surveyed the surroundings through a narrowed view—the gilt knobs, the frescoes that showed scenes of conquering armies and ruling deities.
I…” If only she hadn‟t made the mistake with Patrick…she might have been able to help Sarah in London…to prevent this fiasco of a contest from occurring. She could have begged the earl to let her go as Sarah‟s companion. Could have… She shoved the thoughts firmly away. She had a chance to make the right decision this time, to help Sarah, and she would. Caroline slipped an arm around her. “Things will work out. ” She‟d keep her away from the likes of Sebastien Deville. Make sure that he and his kind did not win.
A prank. ” Sebastien looked at Petrie, Valpage‟s third son, and wasn‟t so sure. He looked as irritated and baffled as the others, and he was the type of man who couldn‟t hide anything on his face—one of the reasons he was so terrible at gambling. The grooms bustled about trying to figure out which tack went with which horse, obviously confused as to how such a thing could have happened. Whoever had done this had done it well. As it turned out, more than just the tack had been swapped. Each blanket and each saddle had been exchanged.
The Lost Duke of Wyndham (Two Dukes of Wyndham, Book 1) by Julia Quinn