By Sophie Jordan
"**The final girl on the earth he could ever contact . . .**
Declan, the Duke of Banbury, has little interest in ushering Rosalie Hughes, his stepsister, into society. Dumped on him with nowhere else to head, he's made up our minds to rid himself of the headstrong debutante via bestowing on her an obscenely huge dowry . . . making her the main sought-after heiress of the Season.
**. . . is ready to turn into the one one he wants.**
But Rosalie isn't approximately to move in addition to Declan's plans. Surrounded by means of fortune hunters, how is she presupposed to discover a guy who actually wishes her? Taking keep an eye on of her destiny, Rosalie dons a hide and sneaks into Sodom, a personal membership host to all demeanour of illicit activity—and frequented by way of her infuriatingly good-looking stepbrother.
In a shadowed alcove, Declan can't face up to the masked temptress who units his blood afire . . . from now on than Rosalie can deny her eager for a guy who will ship her into ruin.
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The yellow dog sat on the sidewalk with the most patient expression I'd ever seen on animal or human--just peace and acceptance with his waiting, appreciating the chance to enjoy what might pass his way. The boy had come inside, I guess. And then it finally occurred to me--he'd come inside. True enough, there were voices downstairs. I opened my door a crack, heard Dog William being forcibly removed from the house, his toenails sliding against the wood floor. " Dino. " Mom asked. "That'd be great--my dog would love some water," the boy said.
Dino composed his first piece of music at twelve. Dino made his first armpit fart on June 12, 1958. "Okay. Never mind," Mom said. " "No, I'm sorry. Okay? " "Anyway," Mom said. She paused for a moment, deciding whether to forgive my brattiness. "That's why he's taking Ian on. He and his mother moved here when she lost her job. From California. You know that little house by the ferry terminal? Shingles? " "And keep it there until spring? " "They moved in there. Whitney Bell taught him in California.
God, I was still kicking myself. That feeling of something being done wrongly, left unfinished, needing to be recaptured and played again, started churning inside as they headed out. Jesus, I should be put on some island for the terminally socially inept. Fuck-Up Island. It could be another perverse reality TV show. Mom came down the stairs, called a good-bye, and checked them both surreptitiously for blood and scratches. Dino clapped Ian on the shoulder three times at the door before Ian left.
A Good Debutante's Guide to Ruin (The Debutante Files, Book 1) by Sophie Jordan