The Duchess

The Duchess

A Novel

eBook - 2017
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Thrown out of her ancestral home by her brutal half-brothers after the death of their father, An̐guelique Latham makes her way to Paris, where she takes in abused streetwalkers and transforms them into upper-crust courtesans in an exclusive bordello.
Publisher: New York :, Delacorte Press,, [2017]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780425285367
0425285367
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Alternative Title: Axis 360 eBooks

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caj1222204441801
Aug 11, 2017

I enjoy Danielle books alot. It's history of a young woman betrayed by her brothers after the death of father and England's heirs lineage. Her mother was her dads second wife. Characters are defined and enjoyable.

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KatherineHere
Aug 08, 2017

Any woman reading this should be so happy to be living in this century.

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writermala
Aug 05, 2017

Over half of Danielle Steel's book "The Duchess" seemed rather preposterous. Of course when one realizes she is trying to make a point about inheritance laws in days of yore one is inclined to forgive Steel. The book does become somewhat interesting and moving towards the end, and at the risk of being a spoiler I'll have to say I enjoyed the twist of fate which gave "the Duchess's" brother his just desserts. Not a bad read.

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hegneyr
Jul 07, 2017

This was one of her best books yet. Lots of twists and turns.

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