Upon a Duke
& Devotion Book 1
J R Salisbury
bargain never included falling in love…
Dawson married the second son of an English earl, she never dreamed
she’d have to leave her beloved America, let alone enter the
aristocracy at her son’s side. Yet when the earl dies and her
husband disappears at sea, Savannah’s life is upended. Bringing her
young son to England to meet her shrewish mother-in-law is only the
beginning of her trials. The dowager countess has asked a duke to
assist in the new earl’s education—a man whose power and position
could define the course of Savannah’s life. Proud and stubborn,
Savannah refuses to be intimidated. And yet neither can she resist
the attraction that catches fire between them.
rakehell Gabriel Armstrong, Duke of Clevedon, has no room in his life
for a woman. Especially an American commoner, the widow of his
childhood friend. Beautiful and bold, Savannah nevertheless
captivates his imagination. Unlike her English counterparts, she
speaks her mind and demands to be heard. Something that does not
endear her to the dowager countess, yet which Gabriel finds
fascinating. Troubles follow her from America, however. Her husband’s
business was in debt, his money invested in illicit trade, and his
ship was not the first to be lost at sea.
that Savannah’s husband is still alive. Forces are at work to deny
her son his title. And when an interloper arrives demanding repayment
or revenge, the life of Savannah’s young son is in jeopardy.
Savannah and Gabriel must work together to escape the shadows that
could blot out the light of their future.
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management, modeling, and special event planning all elevated my
passion for writing, not to mention gave me a treasure trove for
romance (as Jamie Salisbury) and historical romance (as JR Salisbury)
which is ever-evolving. I am fortunate enough that writing (and
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live in a suburb of Atlanta. Some of my other interests include
photography, equestrianism, reading, and of course, travel.
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others to pick up the pen and pursue their own dreams. I love to be
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