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Potent pleasures [electronic resource] : Pleasures Trilogy, Book 1. Eloisa James.

James, Eloisa. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307569936 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Island Books, 2009.

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Summary, etc.: Eloisa James breathes new life into one of the most popular fiction genres with her highly original debut novel Potent Pleasures, a charming, vividly peopled Regency romance. With an uncanny wit and an eye for the whimsical, she unravels a complex--and often hilarious--chain of events inadvertently set in motion by a young woman's first taste of forbidden pleasure.About to make her debut in London society, Charlotte Calverstill, beneath the lavish gowns and manners of a well-brought-up young lady, yearns for a taste of freedom. Pushing propriety aside, one evening she sneaks out with a friend to attend a masked ball, and there meets a devastatingly handsome stranger who relieves her--not against her wishes--of her virtue, then vanishes.Years later, when they meet again, the rogue does not remember Charlotte. But she certainly remembers him; she has since learned not only his identity, but also a titillating piece of gossip about him that is sure to set...
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Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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