The Taming of the Rake

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The Taming of the Rake

By Kasey Michaels

Harlequin Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780373775910, 379pp.

Publication Date: July 26, 2011


Meet the Blackthorn brothersThree unrepentant scoundrels infamous for being mad, bad and perilous to love
Charming, wealthy and wickedly handsome, Oliver "Beau" Blackthorn has it allexcept revenge on the enemy he can't forget. Now the opportunity for retribution has fallen into his hands. But his success hinges on Lady Chelsea Mills-Beckmanthe one woman with the power to distract him from his quest.
Desperate to escape her family's control, Lady Chelsea seizes the chance to run off with the notorious eldest Blackthorn brother, knowing she's only a pawn in his game. But as Beau draws her deep into a world of intrigue, danger and explosive passion, does she dare hope he'll choose love over vengeance?

About the Author
USA TODAY bestselling author Kasey Michaels is the author of more than one hundred books. She has earned four starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, and has won an RT Book Reviews Career Achievement Award and several other commendations for her contemporary and historical novels. Kasey resides with her family in Pennsylvania. Readers may contact Kasey via her website at and find her on Facebook at http: //

Praise For The Taming of the Rake

"Kasey Michaels aims for the heart and never misses."

-New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts

"Michaels has done it again...delectable." -Publishers Weekly (starred review) on The Butler Did It

"Michaels' new Regency miniseries is a joy...You will laugh and even shed a tear over this touching romance." -RT Book Reviews on How to Tempt a Duke