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The Match of the Century by Cathy Maxwell (Marrying the Duke #1) @avonbooks @maxwellcathy #newrelease #giveaway

Enter to Win a Complete Print Set of  The Brides of Wishmore Series THE MATCH OF THE CENTURY Marrying the Duke #1 Cathy Maxwell Releasing Nov 24th, 2015 Avon Books In New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell’s glittering new series, wedding bells are ringing… until the return of a rake throws a bride’s plans— and heart—into a tailspin. Every debutante aspires to snag a duke. Elin Morris just happens to have had one reserved since birth. But postponements of her marriage to London’s most powerful peer give Elin time to wonder how she will marry Gavin Baynton when she cannot forget his brother, Benedict. Already exasperated at being yanked from the military to meet “family obligations,” now Ben must suffer watching his arrogant sibling squire the only woman he has ever loved. Joining the army saved Ben from sinking into bitterness, but seeing Elin again takes him back to the day they…

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Dec 02 - Book Review

MATCH OF THE CENTURY: Marrying the Duke #1 by Cathy Maxwell

THE MATCH OF THE CENTURY: Marrying the Duke #1 Cathy Maxwell Releasing Nov 24th, 2015 Avon Books In New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell’s glittering new series, wedding bells are ringing… until the return of a rake throws a bride’s plans— and heart—into a tailspin. Every debutante aspires to snag

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Dec 02 - Book Review

The Match of the Century by Cathy Maxwell | Book Review

I received this book for free from the Publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.   Title: The Match of the Century Written by Cathy Maxwell Series: Marrying the Duke #1 Published by Avon Books Published on: November 24th 2015 Genres: Historical Romance, Regency Romance Pages: 384 Format: eARC Source: Edelweiss Find on Goodreads Rating: In New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell’s glittering new series, wedding bells are ringing… until the return of a rake throws a bride’s plans—and heart—into a tailspin… Every debutante aspires to snag a duke. Elin Morris just happens to have had one reserved since birth. But postponements of her marriage to London’s most powerful peer give Elin time to wonder how she will marry Gavin Baynton when she cannot forget his brother, Benedict. Already exasperated at being…

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Today’s Special – – Cathy Maxwell

The Match of the Century By Cathy Maxwell Publisher: Avon Release Date: November 24, 2015 Her parents defied society to marry for love and that is what Elin Morris has always dreamed of for herself. She thought she had found that love when she was sixteen but Ben left to join the military without even a farewell and she hasn’t seen him since. Now, seven years later, Elin is on the threshold

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Nov 30 - Book Review

ARC Review: The Match of the Century by Cathy Maxwell

The Match of the Century is the first full length book in Cathy Maxwell’s new “Marrying the Duke” series. There was a prequel to this book, A Little Thing Called Love, that showcased the parents of the heroine, Elin, in this book. Fyclan (Elin’s father) fully believes in a prophecy that his only daughter will bear a duke for a son. So he and his wife agree to an arranged marriage between a future duke and their only daughter. Elin was brought up her whole life knowing she would one day be married to Gavin, the future Duke. However, she develops a relationship with his younger brother, Benedict, that leads confusion for Elin and a quick trip to the military for Ben. Many years pass. On the eve of the announcement of Gavin and Elin’s engagement, Elin is struggling with holding back her past from her future husband. Then in…

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Nov 29 - Book Review

Feature and Giveaway: The Match of the Century by Cathy Maxwell

In New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell’s glittering new series, wedding bells are ringing… until the return of a rake throws a bride’s plans— and heart—into a tailspin. Every debutante aspires to snag a duke. Elin Morris just happens to have had one reserved since birth. But postponements of her marriage to London’s most powerful peer give Elin time to wonder how she will marry Gavin Baynton when she cannot forget his brother, Benedict. Already exasperated at being yanked from the military to meet “family obligations,” now Ben must suffer watching his arrogant sibling squire the only woman he has ever loved. Joining the army saved Ben from sinking into bitterness, but seeing Elin again takes him back to the day they surrendered to their intoxicating desire. As the wedding draws near, Elin tries to push Ben far from her thoughts. When danger brings them together, there is no…

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Nov 26 - Book Review

Excerpt & Giveaway: The Match of the Century by Cathy Maxwell

The Match of the Century Marrying the Duke #1 By: Cathy Maxwell Releasing November 24, 2015 Avon Books In New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell’s glittering new series, wedding bells are ringing… until the return of a rake throws a bride’s plans— and heart—into a tailspin. Every debutante aspires to snag a duke. Elin Morris just happens to have had one reserved since birth. But postponements of her marriage to London’s most powerful peer give Elin time to wonder how she will marry Gavin Baynton when she cannot forget his brother, Benedict. Already exasperated at being yanked from the military to meet “family obligations,” now Ben must suffer watching his arrogant sibling squire the only woman he has ever loved. Joining the army saved Ben from sinking into bitterness, but seeing Elin again takes him back to the day they surrendered to their intoxicating desire. As the wedding draws near, Elin…

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Nov 23 - Book Review

Release: THE MATCH OF THE CENTURY by Cathy Maxwell + GIVEAWAY!!!

Enter to Win a Complete Print Set of  The Brides of Wishmore Series THE MATCH OF THE CENTURY Marrying the Duke #1 Cathy Maxwell Releasing Nov 24th, 2015 Avon Romance In New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell’s glittering new series, wedding bells are ringing… until the return of a rake throws a bride’s plans— and heart—into a tailspin. Every debutante aspires to snag a duke. Elin Morris just happens to have had one reserved since birth. But postponements of her marriage to London’s most powerful peer give Elin time to wonder how she will marry Gavin Baynton when she cannot forget his brother, Benedict. Already exasperated at being yanked from the military to meet “family obligations,” now Ben must suffer watching his arrogant sibling squire the only woman he has ever loved. Joining the army saved Ben from sinking into bitterness, but seeing Elin again takes him back to the day they…

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Aloha to Cathy Maxwell and THE MATCH OF THE CENTURY – Book Review

In New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell’s glittering new series, wedding bells are ringing… until the return of a rake throws a bride’s plans—and heart—into a tailspin… Every debutante aspires to snag a duke. Elin Morris just happens to have had one reserved since birth. But postponements of her marriage to London’s most powerful peer give Elin time to wonder how she will marry Gavin Baynton when she cannot forget his brother, Benedict. Already exasperated at being yanked from the military to meet “family obligations,” now Ben must suffer watching his arrogant sibling squire the only woman he has ever loved. Joining the army saved Ben from sinking into bitterness, but seeing Elin again takes him back to the day they surrendered to their intoxicating desire. As the wedding draws near, Elin tries to push Ben far from her thoughts. When danger brings them together, there is no denying…

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Sep 29 - Book Review

Review & Giveaway: A Little Thing Called Love by Cathy Maxwell

A Little Thing Called Love Marrying the Duke Series #0.5 By: Cathy Maxwell Releasing September 22, 2015  Avon Impulse Blurb Grandmother, grandmother, who shall it beWho shall it be who will marry me?Duke, Earl, a powerful marquess?When my heart is given to Fyclan Morris… In New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell’s new novella, beautiful Jennifer Tarleton has no lack of noble suitors, but the only man who captures her attention is the one her father will never let her marry: Fyclan Morris. He’s a brash adventurer, witty, courageous…and Irish! Even worse, her father blames her for their reversal of fortune… And it’s a fortune—or rather his grandmother the fortune teller—who foretold that Fyclan would meet “the one”, a love prophesied in the stars. He vows nothing will stand in the way of making Jennifer his bride, but is the price too high? Or is a thing called love worth…

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