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When You Give a Duke a Diamond by Shana Galen
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Aug 10, 2012

really liked it
bookshelves: challenge, challenge-2013, historical-romance
Read from May 13 to 15, 2013

Juliette Clifton is known as the Duchess of Dalliance one of the 3 diamonds of London, dubbed so by Prinny himself; a famous Courtesan, desired by all and currently the headlines of the gossips columns. The gossip columns though this time do not have the right of it, they have her as being involved with the Duke of Pelham aka the Dangerous Duke. Juliette feels she must give her public what they seek, so she sets out to meet him and believes her best chance will be at Prinny's upcoming ball. However, the night before the ball she is molested in her own home and her life is threatened by Lucifer a gaming hell owner who believes that one of his customers Lady Elizabeth has given her his diamonds. The danger to Juliette intensifies at Prinny's ball which just makes th night just more of a disaster since the Duke of Pelham gave her the direct cut right in front of Prinny! Juliette while catching air on the terrace witness a murder; This sets into motion a series of events that to spite Pelhams animosity torward her brings her under the Duke of Pelhams direct protection , into his home, into his arms and into his bed. Some wonderful romance and sex scenes combined with murder mystery and very real danger to Juliette.
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48.0% "Love was not ordered or disciplined. Love was not logical or stately. Love made fools of everyone it touched."
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Blacky *Romance Addict* Lovely review Linda :)

Linda Thanks Blacky

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