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A penny's worth of affection

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Penelope Inglewood discovers her brother is in love with the betrothed of the most ruthless man in England, The Duke Of Newbridge. She must find a way to save her family from ruin and turn her brother's affections elsewhere.



When the Duke Of Newbridge decides to confront his rival in love, he finds himself completely intrigued by the small but determined woman.

Will Penelo
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ebook, 105 pages
Published July 2012 by wattpad
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Sumaria
Dec 17, 2016 rated it it was ok
What a sweet little book !
Goddess Of Blah
Sep 13, 2013 rated it did not like it
I think this story would have vastly improved if the author had done some research on English culture and society.

I don't expect a documentary, however, I do want to be able to recognize the era which an author is supposedly writing about. As long as it's within the realms of some form of reality - that would suffice otherwise I'd turn to fantasy fiction.


So it's the cliched Cinderella story of the poor Miss Nobody winning the Heart of a Duke.
(in contemporary fiction- think Billionaire, Paranor
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Wicked Romance
Sep 02, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I read this book on Wattpad and it was one of my firsts historical romance reads. I absolutely loved this book! The plot was original for this genre and the character interactions were more modern in their feel, which I loved since it gave more depth to the relationships. I could not keep off of the story from when I started to the end (I was lucky enough to read it in one go!) as it was enthralling! I especially ADORED the ending for what it made me feel, but ssshh, saying any more would be tel ...more
Sana Hadidi
Dec 26, 2017 rated it really liked it
Good book if you fancy a quick book, but whilst the characters were developed there were a few times I just wished the plot was more refined and less cliche...but i mean reading a historical romance... what do you expect right?!
Mk Vaj
Sep 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Loved it! Not many books from Wattpad are sufficiently written. I really loved reading this book. I never found historical romance to be an interest; however, this one has really caught my attention.
Jaya Gohil
Aug 26, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Awsomeeeeee book , Philip is my most favorite duke , he is aerrogant sexy but at the end he is possessive alpha duke ! Penny is the bravest girl and awaomeee , I can read this book all time and trust me I read it on Wattpad unlimited and again n again . Can't wait for publishing !
Khushbu Bhatnagar
Sep 02, 2017 rated it really liked it
This book is packed with just the right amount of drama, romance, and emotion! It takes you on an incredible journey that will make it impossible for you to stop reading.
The relationship between Penny and the Duke is well-written.
Overall, it's a must read for a historical fiction fan!
Reshma
Aug 28, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Exceptionally well written
Zawani
Jan 11, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I read this book from wattpad and really cannot put it down.
Silent_Serinity
Aug 25, 2017 rated it liked it
It was an okay read. The plot was entertaining.
Nana Ahmad
Sep 02, 2017 rated it really liked it
It's an amazing book which ia worth to read. 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻
K.A.
Mar 23, 2016 rated it liked it
Pros: I really loved the plot and the non-sensual parts of the romance. This author gave breath to 2 fascinating characters. She was able to show the difference between mere lust and true love which I thought was well done.

Cons: I originally thought it would be a historical fiction, and although it was- it was definitely for 18+ readers. & since I have a lot of friends who are younger and that follow me I wouldn't be able to recommend it for that reason.

Overall: I really enjoyed the story; I
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Kat
Jun 21, 2016 rated it liked it
This is actually my first historical romance read. And just after that I started liking historical romance stories. It's been good at first but I think the storyline is kinda fast-paced at times. Though the plot is really good!
Sally Hannoush
May 14, 2014 rated it really liked it
I thought this was a fun read. There were many comical antics throughout the book. You also get your HEA. I was rather frustrated by some of the characters and did the whole yelling at the book thing. Overall I was very entertained.
Casandra Klund
Jan 19, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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This is probably the first book I ever tried on wattpad. This is a excellent historical romance and one of my favorites that I have found that came from wattpad originally.
Kyla Roque
Apr 20, 2015 rated it it was amazing
It turned my emotions into a rollercoaster ride I could never forget! One of the best historical fictions I've read that is beautifully written story.
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