The Devilish Pleasures of a Duke Author:Jillian Hunter Adrian Ruxley may be a ruggedly charming rogue, but he;s not a man to stand idly by while a lady is accosted-even at a wedding organized by the lady herself, Emma Boscastle, instructress in the social graces at her Londoin academy for young gentlewomen. adrain conforts the offender, a scuffle ensues, and now this smooth-talking heir is left to ... more »recuperate under Emma's very roof, delighted to se the deep concern in her lovely face. she has a charm no scoundrel can resist.
Emma is scandalized by her own behavior-seduced by a handsome stranger, indeed! How will pshe be able to hide her indiscretion from the perceptive boscastle siblings? the divine passion that Adrian has unleashed, and the sensual delights he has shown her, have suddenly turned emma's days at the fledgling academy ito a diosplay of impropriety and her nights into a velvet abyss of senusal abandon. But as thier intimacy reveals Adrian's turbulent secrets, Emma is inspired to her most ambitious endeavor: redeeming a duke.« less
This was a very amusing, lighthearted but steamy romance. Some of the scenes were so hilarious they had me laughing out loud. Quite steamy into the bargain. This was a winning combination for me and I intend to read others in this series.