By Caroline Linden
Douglas Bennet can’t face up to an outstanding bet, particularly no longer one who comprises a stunning lady. whilst a chum proposes an audacious plan to show the main infamous girl in England, Douglas consents without delay. in any case, it'd be relatively a coup to find the genuine identification of girl Constance, writer of the notorious erotic serial scandalizing the *ton*, *50 how one can Sin*.
Madeline Wilde is used to being pursued. For years she’s cultivated a name for being inconceivable and mysterious, and for reliable cause: her livelihood relies on discretion. while Douglas turns his mythical allure on her, she dismisses him as simply one other rake. yet he surprises her—instead of purely attempting to seduce her, he turns into her friend…her confidant…and her lover. yet can it rather bring about happily-ever-after…or are they approximately to develop into the most important scandal London has ever seen?
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