The Famous Heroine

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1996 - Fiction - 220 pages
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Cora Downes was only a merchant's daughter. But when she saved a duke's son from drowning, her reward was entry into London high society. Then when she saved a highborn lady's poodles from disaster, she became belle of every ball. But nothing could save her from the threat of heartbreak--nothing, perhaps, except a most unlikely love.

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User Review  - Dawn772 - LibraryThing

This historical romance had a few entertaining moments but mostly it was boring which typical haughty beliefs and I skimmed. I liked that they developed a friendship but did not like how the hero ... Read full review

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User Review  - LadyWesley - LibraryThing

This book is a reissue of two Mary Baolgh Signet Regency stories from 1996. Early Balogh is not as good as later, but even so these are sweet, enjoyable stories. As I understand it, the Dark Angel ... Read full review

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About the author (1996)

Mary Balogh has won seven Waldenbook Awards and a B. Dalton Award for her bestselling romances, as well as a Romantic Times Lifetime Achievement Award. She is one of the romance genre's most popular and bestselling authors.

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