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Fever of Love

By Denise Robins

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The wild and passionate love of a young girl for a married man, set against the sun-swept backcloth of Southern Africa, by the original Queen of Romance.

An enthralling story from the 100-million-copy
bestselling Queen of Romance, first published in 1950 and now available in
eBook for the first time.
Verona meets Stephen in Paris as a
fellow student, he is the most brilliant young artist in London, and she loves
him madly. His portrait of her is magnificent, capturing her large, lustrous
eyes and creamy skin. Though their love is true, Verona refuses to be Stephen's
mistress and leaves him in order to marry a young army officer. She tries to be
happy, but soon she finds herself longing for the bohemian life of her former
days, and, when her husband is stationed in Egypt, begins to wonder what would
happen if, just by chance, she should run into Stephen again...

Biographical Notes

Denise Robins was born in 1897. Known as the Queen of Romance, she wrote over 160 novels, selling more than one hundred million copies worldwide. Robins' characters are as varied as her themes - the protagonists ranging from eighteen to middle age - while the wonderful variety of settings includes London, Paris, the Swiss mountains, Egypt, Sri Lanka and Morocco. She died at the age of eighty-eight on 1 May 1985.

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  • ISBN: 9781444782325
  • Publication date: 21 Nov 2013
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  • Imprint: Hodder & Stoughton
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