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Novel Review: The Duke by Kerrigan Byrne


On February 7, 2017, the fourth book in the Victorian Rebel Series, “The Duke,” will be available for purchase from your favorite booksellers.  If you haven’t done so already, you should consider placing a copy on reserve now.  I’d also suggest you mark your calendars for an extended reading retreat, as I know, you will want to abscond into your favorite literary nook with this sinfully hot romance.  I tell you this from experience, my dear readers.  I was fortunate to be selected as a reader of Kerrigan Byrne’s latest novel in exchange for my honest review of her story.  Without a doubt, I’d read this again and again.

Ms. Byrne has a delectable way with words and a flair for passion.  Her characters are realistic, complex, and raw.  In, “The Duke, she penned the rags-to-riches story of Imogene Pritchard.  Readers will laugh, cry and root for Imogene, aka Ginny.  From the pits of a brothel to life lived in a majestic mansion readers will be riveted by her story.  Not-to-mention, nervous about her safety.  There is a serial killer on the loose and he has set his sights on the blonde-haired beauty.  After one night of sexual pleasure bought and paid for by Colin Talmege, Duke of Trewyth, they were torn apart by the perils of life.

Colin, aka Cole, would walk through fire to reunite with the mysterious Ginny.  After scoring the globe, becoming a prisoner of war and losing a limb, Cole is no longer the handsome, kind and considerate gentleman that captured Imogene’s heart.  In his stead, is a hard, ruthless, and tantalizingly dangers man.  Will Imogene be able to tame the beast?  I’ll let you find out.  Happy reading!