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The Runaway Duchess

(2013)
(The first book in the London Ladies series)
A novel by

 
 
"This enchanting story will sweep readers off their feet, and into a whirlwind of romance and intrigue!" - NIGHT OWL REVIEW TOP PICK

A wealthy entrepreneur with a dark past, Gavin Graystone is not looking for love. But he does need a wife. Setting his sights on Charlotte Vanderley, a lady of impeccable breeding - albeit questionable temperament - he makes it clear from the very beginning that emotion will have no place in their relationship. As far as he is concerned marriage is a business contract. Nothing more and nothing less.

Desperate to escape her engagement to the lecherous old Duke of Tarrow, feisty, free-spirited Charlotte jumps at the opportunity to marry Gavin. Running away with him will mean defying one of the most powerful men in all of England, but Charlotte has never let a little adversity - or a surly rogue - stand in her way. Gavin may not be a fairy-tale prince, but he's certainly better than a man three times her age. And he's an excellent kisser.

But marriages of convenience rarely go as planned, and as Charlotte and Gavin embark on a journey that will take them from Gretna Green to the rolling hills of Southampton and the crowded streets of London, they find themselves doing the one thing they both vowed they would never do.

Falling in love.

THE LONDON LADIES:
Runaway Duchess
Spinster and the Duke
Forgotten Fiancee
Lady Harper


Author's Note: First published in 2013, this 2nd Edition of Runaway Duchess has been completely re-edited and includes over 50 pages of brand new, never-before-read bonus content!

Genre: Historical Romance

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Used availability for Jillian Eaton's The Runaway Duchess

Paperback Editions

May 2020 : Paperback
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Title: Runaway Duchess (London Ladies)
Author(s): Jillian Eaton
Publisher: Independently published
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


December 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: Runaway Duchess (London Ladies)
Author(s): Jillian Eaton
ISBN: 1-5190-8691-1 / 978-1-5190-8691-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Independently published
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

May 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Runaway Duchess (London Ladies Book 1)
Author(s): Jillian Eaton
Publisher: Bay Horse
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU