HOW TO DANCE WITH A DUKE
Collins’ debut delivers a fast-paced, adventurous love story that will enthrall readers. Her dynamic characters, a murder and passion combine with the perfect amount of lively repartee.
With her father accused of murder while on a dig in Egypt, Miss Cecily Hurston has to find a way into the Egyptian Club in order to clear his name. The academic society bars single women, so she decides she’ll marry any of the members to get inside. The Duke of Winterson, Lucas Dalton, is shocked when he meets the daughter of his brother’s supposed killer. He decides to help her find a husband as means to discover the truth. Their alliance becomes much more as passion ignites. Soon they are caught in a web of treachery that goes deep into the heart of the club and unleashes a danger that could destroy their love. (ST. MARTIN’S, Feb., 333 pp., $7.99)