Making Of a Duchess: Making of Trilogy, Book one

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Making Of a Duchess: Making of Trilogy, Book one

by Shana Galen

Sourcebooks | June 1, 2010 | Mass Market Paperbound

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A very dangerous attraction? Julien Harcourt, duc de Valère, is more than willing to marry the lovely young lady his mother has chosen. Little does he know, she''s been sent to prove him a spy and a traitor? And an even more dangerous secret? Sarah Smith''s mission is to find out whether the Duc''s trips to the Continent are as innocent as he claims, but the way he looks at her is far from innocent? Their risky game of cat and mouse propels them from the ballrooms of London to the prisons of Paris, and into a fragile love that may not survive their deceptions? Praise for Bestselling Author Shana Galen: "An irresistible mix of sexy romance and sharp wit." -Chicago Tribune "Spirited characters, lively dialogue, breakneck pace, and great sense of fun." -Publisher''s Weekly "Shana Galen will leave you breathless!" - Julianne MacLean , USA Today bestselling author of When a Stranger Loves Me

Format: Mass Market Paperbound

Dimensions: 384 pages, 6.88 × 4.19 × 1.75 in

Published: June 1, 2010

Publisher: Sourcebooks

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1402238657

ISBN - 13: 9781402238659

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Making Of a Duchess: Making of Trilogy, Book one

by Shana Galen

Format: Mass Market Paperbound

Dimensions: 384 pages, 6.88 × 4.19 × 1.75 in

Published: June 1, 2010

Publisher: Sourcebooks

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1402238657

ISBN - 13: 9781402238659

About the Book

"A very dangerous attraction..."
Julien Harcourt, duc de Valere, is more than willing to marry the lovely young lady his mother has chosen. Little does he know, she's been sent to prove him a spy and a traitor...

"And an even more dangerous secret..."
Sarah Smith's mission is to find out whether the Duc's trips to the Continent are as innocent as he claims, but the way he looks at her is far from innocent...

Their risky game of cat and mouse propels them from the ballrooms of London to the prisons of Paris, and into a fragile love that may not survive their deceptions...

Praise for Bestselling Author Shana Galen:

"An irresistible mix of sexy romance and sharp wit."
"-Chicago Tribune"

"Spirited characters, lively dialogue, breakneck pace, and great sense of fun."
"-Publisher's Weekly"

"Shana Galen will leave you breathless "
"-"Julianne MacLean," USA"" Today "bestselling author of
"When a Stranger Loves Me"

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From Chapter One France , July 1789 Julien woke suddenly, his eyes wide and focused on the ceiling above his bed. It danced with color, alternating red then orange then yellow. He stared at the colors for three heartbeats: why should his ceiling flicker so? His gaze darted about his bedroom, looking for anything else out of place. A low fire smoldered in the hearth across from the large kingwood bed he occupied. But it had been banked by the servants the night before and was almost extinguished. It couldn''t be the reason for the flickering light. The light was so bright he could make out the lion''s head carved into his headboard. His eyes tracked over the rest of the room: the armchair in the corner upholstered in dark green velvet, the kingwood armoire, the wash stand in the corner, the bureau Mazarin he used for a desk. Nothing was out of place, nothing out of the ordinary. He allowed his eyes to drift closed again- And then he heard the shouting. He bolted upright, tossing the bedclothes aside and rushing to the window beside the bed. He threw aside the heavy velvet draperies and stared into the night. As the eldest of three sons, he had his choice of rooms, and his overlooked the chateau''s courtyard. Normally, it was a pretty picture, lined with benches and planted with dozens of flowers. In July, those flowers burst into swaths of red and yellow and pink. As none but the gardeners typically ventured into the courtyard, Julien was certain he was one of the few to enjoy
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A very dangerous attraction? Julien Harcourt, duc de Valère, is more than willing to marry the lovely young lady his mother has chosen. Little does he know, she''s been sent to prove him a spy and a traitor? And an even more dangerous secret? Sarah Smith''s mission is to find out whether the Duc''s trips to the Continent are as innocent as he claims, but the way he looks at her is far from innocent? Their risky game of cat and mouse propels them from the ballrooms of London to the prisons of Paris, and into a fragile love that may not survive their deceptions? Praise for Bestselling Author Shana Galen: "An irresistible mix of sexy romance and sharp wit." -Chicago Tribune "Spirited characters, lively dialogue, breakneck pace, and great sense of fun." -Publisher''s Weekly "Shana Galen will leave you breathless!" - Julianne MacLean , USA Today bestselling author of When a Stranger Loves Me

About the Author

Shana Galen is the bestselling author of fast-paced adventurous Regency historicals, including the RT Reviewers'' Choice The Making of a Gentleman. Her books are published all over the world and have been featured in the Rhapsody and Doubleday Book Clubs. She taught English at the middle and high school level off and on for eleven years. Most of those years were spent working in Houston''s inner city. Now she writes full time. She''s happily married and has a daughter who is most definitely a romance heroine in the making. Shana loves to hear from readers: visit her website at www.shanagalen.com or see what she''s up to daily on Facebook and Twitter.
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