Dear Ms. Guhrke: Except for a quick skim of Conor’s Way a year or so ago, The Wicked Ways of a Duke is the first. She thought she was the luckiest woman in LondonSurviving on a seamstress ‘ income and a steady stream of fantasies, Prudence Bosworth has always. The Wicked Ways of a Duke by Laura Lee Guhrke, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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And now, he must win Prudence’s love — with or without a fortune. Apr 20, Lorena rated it it was ok Shelves: The title should be qays least 4 characters long.
Book review: Laura Lee Guhrke’s *The Wicked Ways of a Duke*
But he never expected to fall for Prudence, and when his shocking deception is revealed, he will stop at nothing to win her back. Prudence wants the money, but doesn’t simply want to marry anyone for the money – especially not when she’s clearly taken with Rhys.
Rhys really was quite a scoundrel, but he met my personal requirement for groveling to make up for it! Just lura to him having mistresses djke something. Prudence Bosworth is a seamstress barely making ends meet when she learns that her father has left her millions. There is a special formula these stories have that I really appreciate.
It wasn’t bad, but I found it rather boring.
THE PLOT One of the most unbelievable and annoying things about Prudence and the plot is that never once is she suspicious of Rhys and his pretense that he has no idea of her change in circumstances. Jan 09, Holly rated it liked it Shelves: By this point he knew she was in love with him, and that she wanted him – so he knew she’d tell him about her inheritance and voila!
The Duke was a rake for pretty much most the book, but I still liked him.
The Wicked Ways of a Duke
View all 9 comments. I got to around pages and couldn’t bring myself to go any further. However, the author really turned it around for me. Prudence is determined to marry for true love, and after seeing firsthand the splendid ch She thought she was the luckiest woman in London Ratings and Reviews 0 9 star ratings 0 reviews.
View all 15 comments. The Duke and the Lady in Red. Arranged marriages happened ALL the time – for money, social position or bloodlines – that’s just the way it was done. If you’ve read any historical romance with a similar theme, then you can fill in the blanks.
LOL The storyline with Rhys’s brother was sad, however the way it was presented to Prudence felt like just another effort to manipulate her into doing what he wanted.
The heroine, Prudence, was such a romantic and a bit naive when it came to gentlemen of the aristocracy. I think Laura Lee Guhrke’s books get better with each one and I can’t wait for Daisy’s story to be next. But he never expected to fall for Prudence, and when his shocking deception is revealed, he will stop at nothing to win her back. I guess I’ll call it at 3.
But he pretends that he has no idea that she has money, and Prudence who has already put him on a pedestal swallows every lie that falls from his lips.
It seemed like it took forever for the story to start moving forward. As for Prudence, I gujrke her character; strong, funny and smart. Laura loves hearing from readers, and you can contact her via her website: Plus the little twists in the story made the romance all the better.
Last Night with the Duke. Aug 02, Karen rated it liked it. Wedding of the Season. The Viscount and the Vixen. Return to Book Page. She doesn’t go unnoticed for the first time by a soceity man, and it gives her butterflies.
Once he knows that she’s loaded or will be post marraige he takes her out for a picnic and plays the martyr of how much he doesn’t feel like he belongs, of how he’s not as great as she thinks he is.
Rhys the Duke of St. The Wicked Ways of a Duke is a good, lighter read, that is fast moving and sure to put a smile on your face. Oh sure, he’s supposed to be redeemed in the end, but I just really really didn’t like him. El pero que le pongo es que el romance de ellos me ha parecido un poco forzado al principio, sobre todo por parte de ambos. Then she inherits a fortune wicke the father she’s never seen, with the stipulation that she wixked in one year.
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Despite all that I really liked him, I liked Prudence as well. You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout.