THE DECADENT DUKE
The incomparable Henley captures the aura of the Georgian era. Infamous personages, bawdy parties, duels, politics and passion all make this novel a standout. Readers craving the perfect blend of historical backdrop and romance will adore every page of
this remarkable love story.
Then Georgiana falls in love with the duke's younger brother, John Russell, whose wife is dying. But it isn't until she dies and Francis pushes his suit too hard by attacking Georgiana that scandal erupts. Then a strange twist of fate gives John and Georgiana a chance at a happy ending. (Signet, Nov., 416 pp., $7.99)