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Download and read online The Perfect Mistress in PDF and EPUB The Perfect Mistress is the perfect follow-up to The Last Bachelor. This time the heroine is a courtesan's daughter who wants the unthinkable: to get married... The daughter of an exquisite London courtesan, beautiful and blunt Gabrielle La Coeur is determined to make a different life for herself -- staid, respectable... married. Pierce St. James is an openly libertine viscount, who intends to stay single and free of the hypocrisy of Victorian society. For Gabrielle, there is only one way out of the life her mother has planned for her -- she must become the virginal "mistress" of London's most notorious rake. From the Paperback edition.
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Download and read online The Perfect Mistress For Small Men with Large Ambitions in PDF and EPUB Doing what comes naturally, a young woman from an average background gains access to the upper strata of society, where she lives the exciting life of a mistress. From the start, Paula Marckx has her own views on life. She takes things as they come and turn men into what she wants them to be. This is the story of an extraordinary woman and her many lovers.
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Download and read online The French Mistress in PDF and EPUB From the author of The King's Favorite-a new novel based on a dazzling and decadent true story of Restoration England. The daughter of a poor nobleman, Louise leaves the French countryside for the court of King Louis XIV, where she must not only please the tastes of the jaded king, but serve as a spy for France. With few friends, many rivals, and ever-shifting loyalties, Louise learns the perils of her new role. Yet she is too ambitious to be a pawn in the intrigues of others. With the promise of riches, power, and even the love of a king, Louise creates her own destiny in a dance of intrigue between two monarchs-and two countries.
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