House of Brady (3)
Published September 2013
Regency Historical Romance
Janice Sherwood has been coerced by her parents, to seek the attention of the Duke of Halsey, and see if she can gain a marriage from him. Janice has suffered through her seasons and has yet to find a man to marry. So she feels like this is her last chance. When she arrives though, she stumbles across a handsome groom, Luke Callahan, who has a rough exterior but with his penetrating eyes, she knows that he is the one her heart has been dreaming for. At first she refuses to give in to the feelings she has for Luke, knowing that it could lead to no where good. But when he needs her help, she is willing to aid him even if she doesn’t know his real reasons. But soon she will have to make a difficult choice, a choice that could cost her the one man she loves more than life itself.
Say Yes To The Duke is the third in the series, and I do love this author, and this series has been such fun so far. I have been waiting for Janice’s story ever since I read the first book. This series is about one family, the “house of Brady” and what a fun ride it has been so far. In this story we see a bit of a “forbidden love” aspect involved. Although after reading it, it felt like there was a lot more to it than that. From the beginning we see such a strong connection between Janice and Luke. Luke is a bit of a scoundrel, and a pretty tough hero. He has a tough past and is trying to reclaim what was stolen from him. Janice is a very endearing heroine, and I grew to like her with every page being read. She is strong willed, tenacious and a fighter and a perfect match for Luke. These two were a wonder to see together, and there was a feeling of magic in their romance. A romance that was addicting and more than charming. A truly commendable author that writes a romantic tale of witty humor, enticing characters and a sexy plot. A delightful romp to make you giddy from beginning to end!