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A Dangerous Desire

A Dangerous Desire

(2009)
(Palace Circle)
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When eighteen year-old Delia Chandler weds the much older English peer Viscount Ivor Conisborough, she is plunged into the heart of British high society. Life as part of the palace circle is very different from any she has experienced in Virginia, and nothing in her new life is as it seems. Ivor has a secret that destroys their marriage, and her close friend, fellow American Wallis Simpson, has a secret she shares only with Delia - a secret that will one day rock the country. When Ivor is appointed as an advisor to King Fuad of Egypt, Delia is separated from the man who has come to mean more to her than life itself, and is plunged into yet another court circle - this time one that is rife with political secrets and that has the notoriously lecherous young Prince Farouk at its hub.

To Delia, Egypt represents exile. To her two daughters, Egypt is home. It is a division of loyalties that becomes increasingly marked as Egypt struggles to free itself from British occupation, and it reaches cataclysmic proportions when Britain declares war on Germany. Cairo, always exotically decadent, becomes a nest of spies, and for Delia, personal secrets that have been hidden for years merge explosively with political and military intrigues. For the sake of those she loves, her own secret can remain secret no longer.

 
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Hardback Editions

July 2010 : UK Hardback
Title: Palace Circle
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 0-7505-3191-6 / 978-0-7505-3191-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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June 2009 : USA Hardback
Title: Palace Circle (Historical Fiction)
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 1-4104-1671-2 / 978-1-4104-1671-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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Paperback Editions

May 2009 : UK Paperback
Title: Palace Circle
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 0-00-726843-2 / 978-0-00-726843-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harper
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March 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: Palace Circle: A Novel
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 0-7679-3055-X / 978-0-7679-3055-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Broadway Books
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March 2009 : UK Paperback
Title: Palace Circle
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 0-00-730568-0 / 978-0-00-730568-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

Audio Editions

October 2009 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: Palace Circle
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 1-4079-1381-6 / 978-1-4079-1381-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
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October 2009 : UK Audio CD
Title: Palace Circle
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 1-4079-1382-4 / 978-1-4079-1382-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

October 2009 : UK MP3 CD
Title: Palace Circle
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 1-4079-1383-2 / 978-1-4079-1383-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

August 2010 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Palace Circle
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
Publisher: Harper
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2009 : USA Kindle edition
Title: Palace Circle: A Novel
Author(s): Rebecca Dean
Publisher: Broadway Books
Availability: Amazon   



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