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The Roses Bloom - cover

The Roses Bloom

Danielle Lisle

Publisher: Danielle Lisle

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Summary

The allure of a woman pleasuring herself by a riverbank is too far a temptation for any man to witness, let alone this elusive lord, particularly when joining her would be so much sweeter…
 
Likened by her family to a carriage horse, Lady Claire knew gentlemen only considered her a possible match due to the rich dowry her father dangled in their faces. She had accepted this, until a mysterious man introduces her to a world of passion and pleasure. 
 
Damon, a rich and most cantankerous lord, is not known for his sociable persona. While out hunting one day, he encounters a woman seeking fulfilment by the riverbank, her fingers getting her nowhere. He was a gentleman, after all, and it would be ill-mannered of him to allow her to go unaided. What red-blooded male wouldn’t assist a damsel in distress?
 
The Rogues of Deception Series
 
There is a manor just outside London called Goodrich Hall, where lust and fornication roam free within its walls. It is whispered about among the ton, both despised and admired by those wishing for the privileged chance to step within its doors, though few ever truly obtain the chance.
 
Three elusive noblemen are among those invited to attend, all sharing in its forbidden pleasure.
 
Yet there are women these three men did not anticipate. Pleasure seekers in their own right, these ladies will awaken more than just lust within these noblemen’s hearts.
 
Series reading order:
 
Book #1 – The Roses Bloom
 
Book #2 – The Virgin at Goodrich Hall
 
Book #3 – Trusting the Rogue
 
Each story in this series has been written as a stand-alone novel, and reading of the stories in order, while recommended, is not required.

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