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In the coldest flint there is fireCasper Brook the eighth Duke of Rothwell has forever spurned frivolous pleasures his restless emotions remaining buried beneath duty and commandYet when a titian haired minx perches upon his ducal desk and claims to know the whereabouts of his one burning obsession a game of wits and passion erupts Fire ignites from a sparkMiss Evelyn Pearce possesses. The Duke of Diamonds is an emotionally gripping captivating historical romance that pulls readers in and doesn't let go until the very end Read full review in the 2020 Summer issue of InD'tale Magazine

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The Duke of DiamondsNaught but a frail young sister and an ebony black cat Left destitute by her baronet father's spendthrift ways fate and talent hand her the opportunity to seek escape from the dangerous alleys of London townThe cold Duke of Diamonds holds the key and all Evelyn must do is resist his not so cold kiss A dance of flaming desireA passion forged on secrets can never be satisfied but as gu. The Duke of DiamondsEmily WindsorhttpsmfacebookcomAuthorEmilyWinRelease date 04022020Publisher Senara Press Blurb  A lady intent on deceptionA duke who knows every trick in the bookA passionate obsession with fiery conseuences With a coldness to match the diamonds that adorn his cravat Casper Brook the eighth Duke of Rothwell possesses all a nobleman could desirealmostSo when a seductive minx perches upon his desk and claims to know the whereabouts of his one deepest obsession temptation beckons to uncover all her secrets With a boldness to match the red flame of her hair Miss Evelyn Pearce possesses naught but an ailing young sister and an ebony black catalmostSo when she perches upon a duke’s desk and claims to know the whereabouts of his one deepest obsession temptation beckons to forget all in his embrace Her plan to deceive a duke of ruthless reputation is audacious but in true society weren't all dukes buffle headed with jovial smiles and far too many acres Plots unravel guises fall and deceiving the flawless Duke of Diamonds has sparkling conseuencesMy review Will her deceit be the end of their burgeoning attraction This is my introduction read to Mrs Emily Windsor’s work and nothing better than a first in a series even if I suppose some of the side characters are from previous stories like the dark duke of Rakecombe from Let Sleeping Dukes LieMrs Emily Windsor with Casper and Evelyn shows the wide range of her talent she has two people masuerading for whom they are not to save their ownEvelyn tried everything she could but month after month she is left destitute than prior So when her debt is asked to be paid without delay or she would find herself and her ailing sibling in worse circumstances at her wits end she uses the last trick she has in her possessionBut everything changes when she uickly discovers her target number one is no the cold ruthless man he presents to the tonHer moral whatever her needs refuses to rob a good manThe Duke of Rothwell as he is seen by society came to exist when facing destitution he had to take the mantle and slowly rebuilt his family’s estates and business But in the process he lost himself So immersed to save his inheritance he became a driven man with one motto to never again face the same issue His only respite is art and a paint draws him than any other oneHe is obsessed by the woman on the painting he understands her duality as he shares the same feelingCasper is a loving man but he buried his true self when he had to step in his father’s shoes much too early to save what could be then restore the balance Then to never face a similar situation he has built a new legacy but is unable to relish control and trust another Here lies his troubles when Evelyn enters his life and crashes his so ordained lifeTheir relationship starts as a battle of wits and relinuishing power He wants what she offers but knows she is not who she appears she wants his money but is unsettled by the man behindUp to them to understand what real answer they are seekingI am now intrigued by the stories to come as I suppose The Prince and the Pri

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The Duke of Diamonds characters ✓ 7 Ò In the coldest flint there is fireCasper Brook the eighth Duke of Rothwell has forever spurned frivolous pleasures his restless emotions remaining buried beneath duty and commandYet when a titian haired minx perches upon his ducal desk and claims to know the whereabouts of his one burning obsession a gamIses fall and plots unravel will the duke's controlled façade shatter to reveal his searching heart withinRegency romance with warmth and wit This book contains sensual scenesFrom the bestselling author of No1 Regency Romance Let Sleeping Dukes Lie comes a new series1 The Duke of Diamonds Out now 2 The Rake of Hearts Out soon3 The Earl of Spades Out soon4 The Prince of Clubs Out soon. Evelyn “Evie” Pearce is in trouble When her father Sir Henry Pearce a painter of some renown died and left her and her sister Artemisia penniless she did all she could to keep them off the streets But when Artemisia became ill Evie borrowed money from a moneylender and the debt has skyrocketed to a sum that she can’t possibly repay When she meets with Filgrave to ask for time she is given her choices repay the debt or Filgrave will force both Evie and her sister to work in his brothel until the money is repaid This is unacceptable to Evie and she hatches a plan to defraud a duke and get enough money to pay her debt and leave LondonKnown as the Duke of Diamonds because he is cold hard and rich Casper Brook the Duke of Rothwell owns a painting by Sir Henry titled The Veiled Fall of Innocence – he is obsessed with the model in the painting and would love to see her face – so when a “Mrs Swift” comes calling and claims to have the painting’s twin – The Fall of Innocence Unveiled – the one that is rud to show the model’s face – Casper is interested but he knows Mrs Swift is lying to him He should be disgusted by her but he can’t seem to forget her When they meet again at a ball Thanks to Evie’s friend Matilda Casper decides to play along – he agrees to meet her to view the painting where he plans to reveal her lies and get back to his lifeBut things do not go as planned and when he views the painting he is confused – it looks like Sir Henry’s work but the face is wrong – Casper doesn’t immediately buy the painting but tells her he will let her know his decision When Evie doesn’t hear from the Duke she is beyond desperate she plans to bolt with her sister but is caught by Filgrave – things look dire but they are saved by Casper Casper takes them back to his house and from there things get very interesting This was a well written fast paced very entertaining story with delightful characters witty banter secrets lies fabulous secondary characters warm love scenes and very sweet HEA I did feel like the final confrontation with the villain was a bit rushed and somewhat anticlimactic – but overall I really enjoyed the story and I would be happy to recommend the book This is the first book in the series so this is the perfect place to start if this author is new to you and I’m sure you will be hooked and like me eagerly awaiting the next installment