ONE NIGHT IN LONDON:THE TRUTH ABOUT A DUKE
Publisher:Avon (August 30, 2011)
A bargain that was all business . . . and pure passion.
Neither wealth nor beauty will help Lady Francesca Gordonwin custody of her
young niece Georgina, saving thegirl from a cruel stepmother; she needs London’s
top solicitorfor that. But when Edward de Lacey, son ofthe powerful Duke of
Durham, hires away the one man whocan do the job, Francesca decides
Edwardhimself must champion her case . . . if only she can meltthe dashing
lord’s stony heart.
Edward has reason to be guarded, though. London’s tabloids have just exposed
a secret that could ruin his entire family.When Francesca offers a unique chance
to undo the damage, Edward is forced to agree to a partnership . . .and now,
each moment together feeds the flames ofhis scandalous longing for the
passionate widow. But whenGeorgina disappears, fate will test them both . . .
and leave their love hanging in the balance.
ONE NIGHT IN LONDON:THE TRUTH ABOUT ABOUT A DUKE by Caroline Linden is an exciting historical romance set in Regency London. This is the first in “The Truth About A Duke” trilogy.This is the trilogy of three brothers,”Edward the logical, responsible brother; Gerard the independent man of action; and Charlie the enigma”, who find out on their father’s death bed,he had a major secret that could destroy their inheritance and their lives.This is an exciting story one’s need to find her niece and another’s need to find his father’s secrets. When widow Lady Francesca Gordonwin meets Edward de Lacey the son of the Duke of Durham,whe finds more that she bargains for. Not only is Edward but he is handsome,sexy,arrogrant,and determined. Lady Francesca needs Edward to help her find her niece,who is missing.Together,they set out to find her niece,Georgina,and find his dying father’s secret.This story has romance,passion,banter between the hero and heroine,sweet sensuality,suspense,intrigue and of course family. A must read for all historical romance readers.It is a fast paced story with a few twists and turns. Received for review from Net Galley and the publisher. Details can be found at Avon,an imprint of Harper Collins Publishing and My Book Addiction and More.
REVIEWED BY: April Renn