By Sophie Jordan
"**The final lady in the world he might ever contact . . .**
Declan, the Duke of Banbury, has no real interest in ushering Rosalie Hughes, his stepsister, into society. Dumped on him with nowhere else to head, he's decided to rid himself of the headstrong debutante by way of bestowing on her an obscenely huge dowry . . . making her the main sought-after heiress of the Season.
**. . . is ready to develop into the single one he wants.**
But Rosalie isn't approximately to head in addition to Declan's plans. Surrounded by way of fortune hunters, how is she imagined to discover a guy who really wishes her? Taking keep watch over of her destiny, Rosalie dons a conceal and sneaks into Sodom, a personal membership host to all demeanour of illicit activity—and frequented by means of her infuriatingly good-looking stepbrother.
In a shadowed alcove, Declan can't face up to the masked temptress who units his blood afire . . . any further than Rosalie can deny her eager for a guy who will ship her into ruin.
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