How To Tempt A Duke - Daughtry, Bk 1 Author:Kasey Michaels How to tempt a duke? By refusing to be tempted at all... — He'd returned from war a duke. Now Rafael Daughtry was battling a force more terrifying than Napoleon's army -- his family. Thankfully, his childhood friend Charlotte Seavers had agreed -- reluctantly -- to a bargain. While Rafe would provide her with the home she'd lost, Char... more »lotte would provide him with a chaperone for his unruly twin sisters.
But who would chaperone Rafe? For the feisty young girl he remembered had blossomed into a sensual woman -- a woman whose haunting beauty and deeply kept secrets drew him like no other. Charlotte had good reason to mistrust men -- yet could Rafe's sizzling seduction convince her to give in to temptation?« less
When I started reading "How to Tame a Lady", I didn't know it was book 2 of the Daughtry series. I had so many "questions" from that book that I ordered "How to Tempt a Duke".
Of the series, "How to Tempt a Duke" has the best story line and fewer branches off the main ideas. I found it entertaining; although the revelations about the two male cousins were a bit more graphic than I'd expected.
The Daughtry's are not the "normal" aristocratic family found in most romances, but probably closer to real-life from that era.