Gain insight into the personas, lifestyles, weaknesses, and goals of the spirited, yet enigmatic, characters that bring The Seduction Clause to life.

Juliana Gentry Character Block

JULIANA GENTRY

Blogger and aspiring attorney with 12 part-time jobs, Juliana is passionate about two things; the Gilded Age and attending NYU law school. But before she can become a legal advocate for women, she must take on a salacious assignment to pay tuition.


Duchess of Montrose Character Block

LUCINDA, DUCHESS OF MONTROSE

As a member of the British royal family, Lucinda, the Duchess of Montrose, carries herself with a distinguished air and natural grace. But no matter how composed she appears, her urge for financial solvency drives Lucinda to make poor decisions.


Portia Van Cleve Character Block

PORTIA VAN CLEVE

This socialite and founder of Van Cleve Foundation has striking features and a classic sense of style. To outsiders she looks like a blond Jackie O, but inside Portia burns with a lust for marital independence that ignites her duplicity.


JOSEPHINE BARTLETT

This socialite and interior design aficionado surrounds herself with upscale decor, including a living room acquired from a crumbling French chateau. But Josephine’s caustic marriage provokes her obsession for order and acerbic wit.

Josephine Bartlett Character Block

Sebastian Noble Character Block

SEBASTIAN NOBLE

Head dresser for fashion designers, he has a talent for making beautiful impressions. Like buying the perfect gift to turn his friends’ Park Avenue apartments from sterile to homey. But Sebastian’s ego implodes when others dare outshine him.


SNUFFY WALDEN

As editor-in-chief of the Village Vindicator blog, this entrepreneur started a foundation to foster local youth. But his good-hearted nature only goes so far, and Snuffy has no qualms strong-arming rich offenders to obtain charitable donations.

Snuffy Walden Character Block

Charles Van Cleve Character Block

CHARLES VAN CLEVE

CEO of his family’s arbitrage firm, he has a passion for architecture, history and French antiques. Charles possesses the charismatic features of a silent film star. Yet his desire for harmony fosters manipulation among the Van Cleve clan.


WESLEY BARTLETT

Once a fashion designer on the rise, Wesley is an impeccable dresser with
a keen eye for style. But an enthusiastic game of polo left him without the ability
to walk, the drive to pursue his dream,
or a shred of human compassion.

Wesley Bartlett Character Block II

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THE SEDUCTION CLAUSE INFOGRAPHIC

As riveting as their lives may be, each character in The Seduction Clause has an Achilles’ heel to deal with.

Want to know how Josephine Bartlett survives her contentious marriage or why Lucinda, the Duchess
of Montrose tends to make poor decisions?

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The Seduction Clause to life.