Lady Delilah Dares a Duke (Windermeres in Love #4)

Sofie Darling

In this steamy fourth installment of Windermeres in Love, readers follow Lady Delilah as she embarks on an adventure to fulfill her dreams. Running away with a theater company for the summer and pretending to be only an actress and not a Lady is enthralling for Delilah. That is until the handsome Duke Sebastian Crewe finds her and can’t seem to let her go. As a best friend of Delilah’s brother, the Duke has promised to keep her safe, and now he is also determined to win her love. In order to be close to Delilah, the Duke finds himself working for the same theater as her. The pair have a tumultuous history, but despite that, Duke Sebastian Crewe will stop at nothing to have his heart’s desire.

“Lady Delilah Dares a Duke” is the fourth book in the series, but it could potentially be read as a standalone. However, readers may miss out on some important information by not reading the previous books. This story is a very fast-paced enemies-to-lovers romance that is filled with some very cute moments as well as some very hot and steamy ones. The characters are developed well, and the dialogue between Lady Delilah and the Duke is very quick-witted and fun. The plotline is engaging and flows effortlessly. Readers will love the atmosphere of the book from the masquerade ball to the theater and the sizzling romance between the characters that has the pages quite literally burning up. Historical romance readers are sure to eat this one up!

Jennifer Shepherd