[AZW] Ð The Duke's Undoing | By ↠ G.G. Vandagriff #2020
The Duke's Undoing By G.G. Vandagriff Meet the Duke of Ruisdell, the unlikely hero of my new Regency Romance.The duke has just returned from the Napoleonic wars on the Iberian Peninsula with a wound in his shin, where a musket ball was lodged He is weary, cynical, and very bored Known as the worst rake in England, he finds he has no interest in upholding that distinction, when his friend, the Marquis of SomeMeet the Duke of Ruisdell, the unlikely hero of my new Regency Romance.The duke has just returned from the Napoleonic wars on the Iberian Peninsula with a wound in his shin, where a musket ball was lodged He is weary, cynical, and very bored Known as the worst rake in England, he finds he has no interest in upholding that distinction, when his friend, the Marquis of Somerset, proposes a bet Five thousand guineas says that seducing Miss Elise Edwards will cure your ennui Because his friend has just lost a packet to him, he agrees that the bet be posted in White s famous Betting Book.The following day, he has a most unsettling experience Walking in Green Park, he spies a mysterious young woman, veiled, and obviously grieving A disembodied voice, sounding strangely like that of his late adjutant, informs him, The jig is up That is the girl you are going to marry He scoffs, but is nevertheless intrigued by something about the slight figure He even sketches her and asks if he can be of assistance to her She declines his offer kindly.At the opera that evening, he is again intrigued by a beauty across the Opera Hall He hears the same voice, saying the same thing The marquis informs him that the woman in question is Miss Elise Edwards When he meets her, he recognizes her voice as that of the woman in the park Now she is surrounded by a surfeit of ex fiance s, one of them dangerously unbalanced Ruisdell discovers an actual bond between them which makes him honor bound to protect her.Thus begins a train of unstoppable events dangerous, humorous, devilish, and amorous that carry his life along at such a pace that the duke soon knows not whether he is on his head or his heels And then there is that bet .
G.G Vandagriff is the author of twenty four books and is an 1 Bestselling Author The Last Waltz, the first novel in her 20th Century Historical Romance Series won the Whitney Award for Best Historical Novel in 2009 There are now two books in that series Exile and Defiance Twelve of her novels are Regency romances, compared by critics to the witty novels of Georgette Heyer She has also written a lively genealogical mystery series featuring Briggie and Alex, two whacky widows, as sleuths Other genres she writes in include Contemporary Romance, Women s Fiction, and Suspense GG graduated from Stanford and received her master s degree from George Washington University She worked as an associate editor at Stanford s Hoover Institution, an assistant treasurer in the Harvard Treasurer s office, a bond analyst at Fidelity Investments, and an international banker for Continental Illinois National Bank later acquired by Bank of America.She and her husband David are the parents of three children and six grandchildren, her greatest joys in life Her favorite novel Jane Eyre She also loves Florence, Sundance Resort, The Voice, hot chocolate, lilacs, and dachshunds.Find out about her books, download a free novella, and sign up for her newsletter at ggvandagriff Also, be the first to know when Vandagriff s next book is available by following her at bookbub authors G.G.Vandag to receive new releases and discount alerts.
The Duke's Undoing By G.G. Vandagriff
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Title: [AZW] Ð The Duke's Undoing | By ↠ G.G. Vandagriff