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A Scandalous Mistress (Ladies of Paradise Road #1)

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A move to Richmond was the fresh start Lady Amelie Chester needed to escape the rumors surrounding her husband's death. And what better place to launch her niece into the "ton?" But scandal followed Amelie and, unwittingly, she falsely confessed to an intimate relationship with Nicholas, Lord Elyot, heir to the Marquess of Sheen! Enchanted and intrigued, Nicholas was quick...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published February 1st 2007 by Harlequin (first published 2007)
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Judy
The first book in the Ladies of Paradise Road. I read Dishonor and Desire first and it was so good I wanted to read the beginning of the story.

Lady Amelie Chester moves to Richmond with her niece, Caterina. Caterina is the main character in the second book.

They meet up with Lord Nicholas Elyot and his brother Lord Rayne Seton. Nicholas knows he wants Amelie from the get go and when she claims to be in an arrangement with him to scare off a blackmailer he walks in on the conversation and uses it...more
Michelle Connolly
The writing was good, but extremely boring. There were only a few chapters -or scenes- I actually enjoyed, and it never really had me excited or wanting to know what happened next. I'm not even sure how I finished reading it in the first place. I didn't feel a true connection between the characters nor any chemistry, and didn't like a lot of the main characters, so I will definitely not be reading number two.
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