Potent Pleasures Book Summary and Study Guide

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When Charlotte has a life altering indiscresion at the Cyprian's Ball, she turns away from all hope of marriage and happiness because she is "ruined" and seeks a life of solitude with her painting, until one day the man from so long ago appears at a ball in her honor! Thinking that perhaps the world will right itself, she approaches him, but Alexander Foakes, Duke of Sheffield and Downes, has no idea who she is! Despite the methods she takes to proect her heart from being broken again, Charlotte finds herself falling madly in love with Alexander, and wondering how long she can keep the secret before it threatens to destroy their love.
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Plot & Themes

Virgin, dramatically devirginized    -   Yes If one lover chases another...    -   he chases after her Children/Pregnancy    -   Yes Children/Pregnancy:    -   Get accidently pregnant    -   brat children need muzzling

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   Prince/Nobleman/King Sex makes him    -   confused    -   less bitchy/arrogant    -   blissful    -   angry    -   sensitive    -   guilty Unusual characteristics?    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   20's-30's Profession/status:    -   wealthy Effect of sexing    -   confused    -   a better lover    -   blissful    -   mature    -   unhappy for sexing the guy    -   guilty Unusual characteristics:    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin    -   Frigid - would not even feel a jackhammer down there


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK City?    -   Yes City:    -   London Misc setting    -   Fancy Mansion    -   castle

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death What % of story is romance related?    -   90% How explicit is the sex?    -   vague references only    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   licking    -   impregnation/reproduction    -   actual description of sex    -   Boob talk    -   Vagia talk    -   Weiner talk How much dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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