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Dismissing the Duke (When the Duke Comes to Town) [Ebook] ➧ Dismissing the Duke (When the Duke Comes to Town) By Claudia Dain – Thomashillier.co.uk When the Duke of Danby comes to London for the Season, anything can happen Dismissing the Duke contains Claudia Dain s THE HUSBAND HUNT Jerrica Knight Catania s FLIRTING WITH SCANDAL Olivia Kelly s LO When the Duke of Danby comes to London for the Season, anything can happen Dismissing Dismissing the Epub / the Duke contains Claudia Dain s THE HUSBAND HUNT Jerrica Knight Catania s FLIRTING WITH SCANDAL Olivia Kelly s LOOK TO THE STARS.

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  • Dismissing the Duke (When the Duke Comes to Town)
  • Claudia Dain
  • English
  • 10 November 2019

About the Author: Claudia Dain

It was while writing a descriptive essay in seventh grade English that was the assignment, Dismissing the Epub / to write a descriptive essay that Claudia first fell in love With descriptive essays Boys being what they are in seventh grade, there was hardly much choice By her ninth grade year, Claudia was spending hours each week in her bedroom writing descriptive essays that heavily featured older boys eleventh grade She also practiced her kissing technique on a pole lamp next to her bed It was less than satisfactory, but the writing was fun She attended the University of Southern California as an English major She d mastered kissing by this time and writing, strangely enough, was still fun Strangely because while it had become obvious to her that almost everyone enjoyed kissing, it was equally obvious that very few people enjoyed writing This was as peculiar to her as, well, not enjoying kissing Clearly, something had to be done The idea of combining kissing and writing seemed the obvious course of action While Claudia does not claim to have invented the romance novel, she certainly has a lot of fun describing kisses and inventing men to bestow them upon And not a one of her heroes looks remotely like a pole lamp And don t act like one either Claudia was first published in , is a two time Rita finalist, and a USA Today Bestselling author Which just goes to prove that you can make a career out of kissing and writing about it.



10 thoughts on “Dismissing the Duke (When the Duke Comes to Town)

  1. Kristi Kristi says:

    The first two were not good,but the last wasn t bad Unfortunately I d recommend skipping this unless you re trying to read everything written by one of these authors.

  2. Sieravonne Sieravonne says:

    Flirting with Scandal by Jerrica Knight CataniaRating 2.5 starsReview Husband Hunt by Claudia DainRating 2 stars Review Seriously, I would have rated this 1 star if not for the swiftness of the story Any than 6 chapters might have me hate this novella For one, Julia was a hypocrite for telling Judith that it was unbecoming of them to paw over Peter s family s secret while she wanted to take grave advantage of a Peter s dire predicament She w Flirting with Scandal by Jerrica Knight CataniaRating 2.5 starsReview Husband Hunt by Claudia DainRating 2 stars Review Seriously, I would have rated this 1 star if not for the swiftness of the story Any than 6 chapters might have me hate this novella For one, Julia was a hypocrite for telling Judith that it was unbecoming of them to paw over Peter s family s secret while she wanted to take grave advantage of a Peter s dire predicament She was a spoiled chit high in her instep for looking down at Peter For that, I would very much like to slap her or give her the cut direct at the very least And Peter must be addle brained for thinking about her and planning on to make Julia his wife.Look to the Stars by Olivia KellyRating 2 starsReview rating 2.17 stars

  3. Kristina Kristina says:

    The plots for all three novellas were fine, but only the story by Jerrica Knight Catania left my hair still attached to my scalp The turn of phrase for the other two writers was unbearable, and for me seriously derailed the story s flow.

  4. Mary Mary says:

    All three of these novellas are fun, short reads in the world of the Duke of Danby He s trying to make sure all his great nieces and nephews are happily married Whether he actually takes a hand in the romance, or just the fear of what he might do moves the characters into action, it always seems like Danby gets excellent results as a matchmaker.In Flirting With Scandal by Jerrica Knight Catania, the rules of society are shaken up a bit The hero, Timothy Hargood, is actually a valet to the her All three of these novellas are fun, short reads in the world of the Duke of Danby He s trying to make sure all his great nieces and nephews are happily married Whether he actually takes a hand in the romance, or just the fear of what he might do moves the characters into action, it always seems like Danby gets excellent results as a matchmaker.In Flirting With Scandal by Jerrica Knight Catania, the rules of society are shaken up a bit The hero, Timothy Hargood, is actually a valet to the heroine s brother Esther Whitton is attracted to the handsome valet, and she would just as soon skip the season and stay in the country Can these two make a relationship work when they are from two different worlds, and what will that pesky Duke of Danby think The Husband Hunt by Claudia Dain features a lot of humor and witty dialogue Julia Whitton is ready to be married and knows just what kind of husband she wants Renting just the right house in just the right neighborhood will ensure she gets offers from just the right gentlemen So why is she suddenly so attracted to Mr Peter Grant, the agent who shows them the house No, he s certainly not the right kind of man for a husband, at all Look to the Stars by Olivia Kelly follows Miriam Rosenbaum, an American heiress who, along with her sisters and mother, are visiting her mother s native England Miriam is an enthusiastic astronomer and is tolerating the trip only as a chance to meet her mentor, a famed female astronomer with whom she has been corresponding She and the rest of her sisters are trying to behave properly, having already gained a reputation as the madcap Rosenbaums among New York society Miriam really has no interest in finding a husband, but she doesn t want to ruin her sisters chances Their host s son, Leonato, is another one of those great nephews of the Duke of Danby who fears the Duke will interfere in his life Maybe if he pretends to be courting Miriam, he can make it through the season And since she ll be going back to America and isn t interested in a husband anyway, what harm can it do

  5. Diane Diane says:

    This is the 4th book in the series When the Duke Comes to Town They all contain short stories focused on the Duke of Danby and his meddling matchmaking The Duke insists that anyone even remotely related to him be happily married whether they had planned to marry or not The Duke was once accused of having a secret printing press where he turns out special licenses by the dozens These three stories fit right in with the Duke s plans His name just has to be mentioned and the relatives are in This is the 4th book in the series When the Duke Comes to Town They all contain short stories focused on the Duke of Danby and his meddling matchmaking The Duke insists that anyone even remotely related to him be happily married whether they had planned to marry or not The Duke was once accused of having a secret printing press where he turns out special licenses by the dozens These three stories fit right in with the Duke s plans His name just has to be mentioned and the relatives are in a rush to find a way to outwit the old devil.In this book, the three authors Claudia Dain, Jerrica Knight Catania, and Olivia Kelly continue to add to the legend of the Duke and his match making abilities.The best part about this book, as well as the entire series, is the fact that using the Duke as a beginning each author has created a delightful story which introduces the reader to authors that they might not have found otherwise I have found at least one or two authors per book that I hadn t read before and look forward to readingfrom in the future.All 4 books in this series provide a fast paced enjoyable read that is perfect for a summer reading selection

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