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The Twelve Days of Seduction

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by Eva Devon (Maire Claremont)

File Size: 1136 KB

Print Length: 82 pages

Publisher: Entangled: Scandalous (December 30, 2013)

Publication Date: December 30, 2013

Sold by: Macmillan

Language: English

ASIN: B00H6ETDHO

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Twelve Days of Seduction by Maire Claremont

Alexander Hunt, Eighth Duke of Berresford, is aware his ward’s governess misrepresented herself to gain employment, and he’s quite displeased, even if she is one of the most intelligent women’s he’s ever met. His ward deserves a reputable governess, so he threatens to give Adriana the sack mere days before Christmas.

Desperate to convince the sexy duke not to tear her from the little girl she’s grown to adore, Adriana challenges him to prove she’s not the reputable governess he believed he hired. If he can seduce her before the Twelve Days of Christmas have come to an end, she will leave without protest.

But when they find the challenge more difficult than either imagined, can they face the consequences of their decisions?

My Thoughts:

This amazingly well written holiday romance novella is not to be missed..
Adriana has come to love her charge as if she were her own child. She is aware that Georgiana is more than the Dukes ward. She is his daughter.

This fact is something that members of the ton are not aware of but they do speculate.

When Alexander let’s Adriana know he is aware of her secret he also threatens to dismiss her from her position as his daughter’s governess.

They enter into a bargain of seduction.
They find their bargain more challenging to carry out than they could have imagined.

This sweetly romantic tale is one for the keeper shelf.
Although I was provided a complimentary digital copy of this book from the publisher via NetGalley to read and review, I choose to purchase it from Amazon.

I gave this lovely Christmas tale of happily ever after 5.0 of 5.0 stars for storyline and characterization and a sensual rating of 4.5 of 5.0 flames.

This is a sweetly sensual romance that I wanted to keep to reread whenever I need a happy bit of tears.
I read and reviewed this book voluntarily and all thoughts are my own.

About The Authors:

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USATODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR, Eva Devon, was raised on literary fiction, but71OceZ3jfPL._UX250_ quite accidentally and thankfully, she was introduced to romance one Christmas by Johanna Lindsey’s Mallory novella, The Present. A romance addict was born. She devoured every single Lindsey novel within a few months and moved on to contemporary and paranormal with gusto. Now, she loves to write her own roguish dukes, alpha males and the heroines who tame them. She loves to hear from her readers. So please pen her a note! evadevonauthor@gmail.com

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RT Reviewer’s Choice Winner for Best First Historical,

Máire Claremont, first fell in love with Mr. Rochester not Mr. Darcy.

Drawn to his dark snark, she longed to find a tortured hero of her own. Until she realized the ramifications of Mr. Rochester locking his first wife up in the attic. Realizing the errors of her ways, Maire now looks for a real life Darcy and saves her deliciously dark heroes for the pages she writes.



The Edge of Forever

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 by Suzane Tisdale

A novel by USA Today Bestselling Author, Suzan Tisdale

(previously released as The King’s Courtesan in 2015.)

File Size: 1589 KB

Print Length: 267 pages

Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited

Publication Date: December 16, 2016

Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC

Language: English

ASIN: B01NCJ92XY

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Set in 18th Century Italy

One tiny spark took away all the things Isabella Di’Lorini held dear and precious, leaving her orphaned and homeless at eighteen. Fate and circumstances lead her to Turin, Italy where she is saved from living in those dark, bleak back alleys by a stranger’s kindness. After becoming the dressmaker to a group of courtesans, she sees the world from a new perspective and makes a decision that will forever change her life.
Charles Emmanuel, the heir apparent and Prince of Piedmont was despised by his father. Never meant to be prince or king, Charles’ life and destiny were changed after the death of his older and much favored brother.
Call it fate or destiny. Charles and Isabella are brought together.
Just as one tiny spark destroyed her life, a spark of desire and passion changes it again.
She was more than his courtesan; she was the love of his life. A love story that spanned decades and defied all the odds. But the hatred of one woman – Charles’ wife and queen – threatens to destroy what they have.
He will do anything he can to keep Isabella safe; including setting her free.


Treat Yourself to This Series by Cheryl Holt

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Forever Yours

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The Forever Series Book 1

File Size: 3807 KB

Print Length: 412 pages

Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited

Publisher: BookBaby; 1 edition (July 14, 2017)

Publication Date: July 14, 2017

Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC

Language: English

ASIN: B071ZQWJ3S

CHERYL HOLT introduces her new FOREVER series with four stirring novels of passion, drama, and love forevermore…

ABIGAIL HENLEY is an earl’s daughter, raised to a life of wealth and privilege. But all was lost when her parents died in an accident and distant relatives inherited. With no prospects and her dowry squandered, she’s forced to work as a governess, caring for the children of the rich and notorious. She’s lonely, chafing at the unfairness of her situation, and wishing she could change her fate—or at least regain some of the status and position she once had.

ALEXANDER WALLACE was ruined by scandal. With his being from a prominent military family, he expected to have a long and successful career in the army. Instead, he’s a scorned, dissolute, and divorced man who was forced to resign his commission and is raising two daughters who were sired by another man. He’s weary of gossip and innuendo, and he leads a reckless life, trying to prove he doesn’t care about anything.

When Abigail arrives to work for Alex and watch over his two girls, she stumbles on a family torn apart by tragedy. Can she heal the wounds that have been inflicted?

Forever Mine

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The Forever Series Book 2

File Size: 4616 KB

Print Length: 349 pages

Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited

Publisher: BookBaby; 1 edition (July 14, 2017)

Publication Date: July 14, 2017

Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC

Language: English

ASIN: B071JPST1K

CHERYL HOLT continues her FOREVER saga with another gripping tale of drama, betrayal, and love forevermore…

CATHERINE HENLEY was raised as the rich, spoiled daughter of the Earl of Middlebury. But when tragedy struck and distant relatives inherited the family estate, she was cast out into the world and forced to make her own way. She works as a lady’s companion, assisting and chaperoning various young ladies who are engaged to be married. She watches as they march through the swirl of parties and balls leading up to their grand day. Always she laments the fact that she will never be a bride herself…

CHRISTOPHER WAKEFIELD spent fifteen years in the army, but with his older brother’s death, he’s inherited his family’s bankrupt estate. He resigns his commission and returns to England where he quickly realizes he must marry an heiress to save his home. He agrees to wed his rich, unpleasant cousin, but when he meets poverty-stricken Catherine, he begins to wonder how he can do his duty to his family…

He’d thought it would be simple to wed for money. After all, marriages were never contracted for fondness or affection. But with love in the balance and a fortune on the line, how can Christopher ever choose the correct path…

Forever After

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The Forever Series Book 3

File Size: 4400 KB

Print Length: 326 pages

Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited

Publisher: BookBaby; 1 edition (July 14, 2017)

Publication Date: July 14, 2017

Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC

Language: English

ASIN: B0721FVP5F

CHERYL HOLT continues the fun and excitement of her thrilling FOREVER series with another tale of passion, drama, and love forevermore…

SARAH HENLEY grew up as the rich, cosseted daughter of an earl, but when her father died and distant relatives inherited, she fell down society’s ladder. To earn a living, she’s working as a lady’s companion and, with no dowry or prospects, she’s given up hope of ever marrying. But when a dashing, dangerous rogue crosses her path, she starts to wonder if her fate might have changed…

NICHOLAS SWIFT is a gambler and wastrel who has always had to scheme and deceive others in order to get by. He’s perfected a life of pretense and trickery that lets him thrive among the snobs of High Society. When he meets beautiful, lonely Sarah, he can’t help but be intrigued, but he could never be interested in a penniless female…

Yet Sarah isn’t like any woman he’s ever met before. Can her affection for him make any difference? Can she persuade him to become the man he was always destined to be…

The New Release & The Final Book in This Series

Forever

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The FOREVER series Book 4

File Size: 4117 KB

Print Length: 416 pages

Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited

Publisher: BookBaby; 1 edition (November 15, 2017)

Publication Date: November 15, 2017

Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC

Language: English

ASIN: B0771KYCZC

Fall in love with CHERYL HOLT all over again as she delivers the thrilling conclusion to her FOREVER series!

Hayden Henley left England at age twenty, whisked away by his parents after a deadly duel that nearly cost him his life. In the intervening years, tragedy repeatedly pummeled him, and it’s taken him an entire decade to return home. He arrives to find he’s lost everything: his title, his lands, his fortune, his good name. He’s bitter and driven to reclaim what has always been his…

Helen Barnes is a penniless spinster whose life—despite her best efforts—has never moved in the direction she planned. While she only ever hoped to marry a stable, kind fellow and live a normal life, she’s been forced to care for her scandal-ridden father instead. She would give anything to obtain the home and family of her dreams, but when she meets dashing and dangerous Hayden, she begins to wonder how she could have ever assumed a common man and ordinary existence would be enough to make her happy…

Hayden would never shackle himself to her though. He’s determined to make up for lost time by marrying as high as he’s able. But some connections are simply too potent to ignore and—sometimes—Fate has other ideas. With love in the balance and family secrets finally laid bare, Helen might just turn out to be the woman Hayden has always been so desperate to find…



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