Title: Duke of My Heart
Author: Kelly Bowen
Publication Date: January 26th 2016
Scandal can be handled…Captain Maximus Harcourt, the unconventional tenth Duke of Alderidge, can deal with tropical storms, raging seas, and the fiercest of pirates. But he’s returned home from his latest voyage to find a naked earl—quite inconveniently deceased—tied to his missing sister’s bed. And he has only one place to turn. Now he’s at the mercy of the captivating Miss Ivory Moore of Chegarre & Associates, known throughout London for smoothing over the most dire of scandals.
Miss Moore treats the crisis as though it were no more serious than a cup of spilt tea on an expensive rug. As though this sort of thing happened on the job every day. Max has never in all his life met a woman with such nerve. Her dark eyes are too wide, her mouth is too full, her cheekbones too sharp. Yet together, she’s somehow…flawless. It’s just like his love for her, imperfect, unexpected—yet absolutely true.
If you’re a regular visitor, then you probably know that I prefer to read contemporary and historical romance before I go to sleep, leaving the heavier stuff for broad daylight. If you’re anything like me, then here’s some good news for ya. This book is perfect for a bedtime escapade; it’s fun, sizzling hot, and smart. Bowen is, for sure, a new author I’ll go to when in search of such a book in the future.