The Prince (Paperback)

A Devil's Duke Novel

By Katharine Ashe

Avon, 9780062641748, 432pp.

Publication Date: May 29, 2018

List Price: 7.99*
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The temptation of her lips…

Libby Shaw refuses to accept society’s dictates. She’s determined to become a member of Edinburgh’s all-male Royal College of Surgeons. Disguising herself as a man, she attends the surgical theater and fools everyone—except the one man who has never forgotten the shape of her exquisitely sensual lips.

…will make a prince say yes to her every desire

Forced to leave his home as a boy, famed portraitist Ziyaeddin is secretly the exiled prince of a distant realm. When he first met Libby, he memorized every detail of her face and drew her. But her perfect lips gave him trouble—the same lips he now longs to kiss. When Libby asks his help to hide her feminine identity from the world, Ziyaeddin agrees on one condition: she must sit for him to paint—as a woman. But what begins as a daring scheme could send them both hurtling toward danger…and an unparalleled love.

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Praise For The Prince: A Devil's Duke Novel

“Few romance novelists can conjure such lush, erotic stories alongside substantial historical detail and moral heft. … enthralls and impresses up to the last page.”

 “Ashe strikes gold in … this thoroughly pleasurable historical.”

“Everything about this union sparkles... If this novel doesn’t make you swoon, I don’t know what will.”

“Ashe is a consummate storyteller able to transport readers into her novels because she creates such unique characters and then puts them into unconventional plots...the sexual tension and the character growth is marvelous to watch.”

“Sparkling repartee ... a delectable summertime read.”

“Ashe deftly infuses some fascinating bits of nineteenth-century history into the fourth top notch addition to her Devil’s Duke series, while at the same time delivering her trademark captivating characters and heart-melting passion.”

“The steady, careful character development Ashe devoted herself to earlier in the novel pays off in spades, as readers will find themselves desperately anxious that these two amazing people find their way to happily ever after.”

 “Wonderful, heartbreaking, amazing... Ashe just keeps getting better and better.”

“A lush and dazzling love story.”

“This is an incomparable romance. It is incomparable historical fiction. And it is wordsmithing of the finest kind.”

“[A]n emotionally intense story of two complex people who are more than the labels others would use to define them ... this is an extraordinary book even from this talented author … I highly recommend The Prince.”