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Desire & Decorum, Book 2 is the second book of the Desire & Decorum series. It succeeds its first book, Desire & Decorum, Book 1, and is followed by Desire & Decorum, Book 3.


You've been locked into an engagement with Duke Richards! Can you escape his clutches to be with your true love?


Chapter 1: Betrothal & Betrayal

After the events of the London Season, the Edgewater Estate falls to you... but is all said and done? Will you get the marriage you truly desire?

Chapter 2: A Royal Introduction

It's time for your presentation to the Queen! Will you impress... or underwhelm?

Chapter 3: Homeward Bound

With Duke Richards staying at Edgewater, will you be constantly surrounded? Or will you be able to figure out a plan?

Chapter 4: Back to the Beginning

Return to country life! But have familiar faces and places moved on without you?

Chapter 5: Celebration

It's time for the harvest festival! Will it be a bountiful evening, or will your hopes of fun and romance be squashed?

Chapter 6: A New Set of Rules

Now that you've returned to Edgewater... what consequences will you be up against?

Chapter 7: Moonlit Deception

It's the night of your engagement ball at Edgewater Estate. Can you show your guests that you are the true heiress to Edgewater?

Chapter 8: Hunt Or Be Hunted

It's the day of the hunt! Can you prove to everyone you are a lady above reproach?

Chapter 9: Until Dawn

The challenge has been issued! Will true love reign victorious?

Chapter 10: In the Balance

The fate of your engagement hangs in limbo... What will happen once the dust settles?

Chapter 11: A New Horizon

As you enter upon new territory... what will you discover?

Chapter 12: The Deep End

When you dive in, who knows what secrets will be revealed...

Chapter 13: Changing Tides

You've learned a dark secret... But can you react in time to prevent a terrible future?

Chapter 14: Before the Bell Tolls

With your wedding just around the corner... what will your future hold?

Chapter 15: Eye of the Storm

The big day has arrived... Can you escape your fate?

Chapter 16: The Final Vow

It's your last chance to evade the duke's clutches! Can you defeat him once and for all?

Gameplay Feature

Cabinet of Secrets (Clues)

Throughout the book, you'll have have opportunities to collect various clues in hope of escaping your engagement to Duke Richards. Learn the truth behind the duke's actions, piece together evidence, and even unlock mysteries. Fill your whole Cabinet of Secrets to unlock exclusive special scenes.


Sneak Peeks

Pre-Book Sneak Peeks & Information

Locations featured in Book 2


Promotional Videos


Visit the soundtrack page for more soundtracks from Choices


  • A second book of the series was confirmed in-game at the end of Book 1, Chapter 16.
  • On November 26, 2018, PB continued to say that this is one of the books that they are currently working on. [1]
  • On November 30, 2018, PB confirmed that the book will premiere sometime in Winter 2018. [2]
  • On December 4, 2018, a sneak peek for Book 2 featuring Annabelle Parsons was unveiled.[3]
  • On December 5, 2018, the book cover was revealed along with the official release date being Monday, December 17, 2018.[4]
  • On December 6, 2018, the book was promoted in PB's latest blog post. [5]
  • On December 7, 2018, the description of Chapter 1 was revealed.
  • On December 11, 2018, a second sneak peek into Book 2 was released. [6]
  • On December 17, 2018, PB unveiled a blog post featuring an interview with the writers for this book was released after its debut on the same day. [7]
    • The writers for this book are confirmed to be: Rachel, Megan, and Ali, with Shae interviewing them.
    • Rachel says that there's something for everyone in Book 2: courting, action, secrets, royalty, and jokes that there will even have some steamy ankle flashing. She advises the players to make sure you're near a fainting couch!
    • Megan says that compared to Book 1, there will definitely be more desire in this book.
    • Ali says that they've certainly ramped up the desire side of this book for sure, but that ultimately it's up to the player, as there's still loads of opportunities to exercise one's decorum.
    • Rachel states that players are in for some seriously brilliant, fantastic, drop-dead gorgeous art this time around.
    • Ali for her part says she's looking forward to players earning more about the main cast.
    • There will also be some fun group scenes in this book.
    • The D&D writers also confirmed that Book 2 has a mystery element to it.
    • Regarding the research that went into this book was moreso on the Queen of England during this time period, as well as family crests and coats of arms.
  • On January 18, 2019, PB released a sneak peek for Chapter 6. [8]
  • On February 11, 2019, PB stated in a Twitter post that the book would be going on a break for one week. [9]
  • On February 22, 2019, PB released a sneak peek for Chapter 10 and confirmed it would be back on Monday, February 25, 2019. [10]
  • On March 29, 2019, PB released a sneak peek for Chapter 15.[11]
  • On April 5, 2019, PB released a sneak peek for Chapter 16 and confirmed it would be this book's finale. [12]
  • A third book of the series was confirmed in-game at the end of Chapter 16.
  • On July 11, 2019 PB released the official soundtrack for this series.[13]


  • The following chapters have slightly different titles between the interface/index and the first page. On the wiki, we use the in-game first page title rather than the interface/index title:
    • Chapter 7: Moonlit Defiance
    • Chapter 8: Hunt or Be Hunted
  • In the beginning of Chapter 1 of this book, it was revealed that the in-game cover for the sequel remains the same as the one used in the first book.
  • In the same chapter, there are references to Harry Potter, such as when Miss Parsons calls Duke Richards "he who shall not be named", and the MC can choose to avoid "you know who"'s name. These are references to Lord Voldemort, the big bad of the franchise. 
    • The Cabinet of Secrets achievement in Chapter 2 with the words "Enemies of the heiress, beware" is taken from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

Click here for the walkthrough of this book:Desire & Decorum, Book 2 Choices.


The Freshman The Freshman, Book 1 · The Freshman, Book 2 · The Freshman, Book 3 · The Freshman, Book 4 · The Freshman: Love Bites · The Freshman: Game of Love · The Freshman: Snowed In · Chris: Luxury Getaway · James: Masquerade Ball · Kaitlyn: The Perfect Date
The Crown & The Flame The Crown & The Flame, Book 1 · The Crown & The Flame, Book 2 · The Crown & The Flame, Book 3
Most Wanted Most Wanted, Book 1 · Most Wanted, Book 2
Rules of Engagement Rules of Engagement, Book 1 · Rules of Engagement, Book 2 · Rules of Engagement, Book 3 · Rules of Engagement: Newlyweds
Endless Summer Endless Summer, Book 1 · Endless Summer, Book 2 · Endless Summer, Book 3
#LoveHacks #LoveHacks, Book 1 · #LoveHacks, Book 2
The Haunting of Braidwood Manor The Haunting of Braidwood Manor
The Royal Romance The Royal Romance, Book 1 · The Royal Romance, Book 2 · The Royal Romance, Book 3 · The Royal Holiday
The Sophomore The Sophomore, Book 1 · The Sophomore, Book 2 · The Sophomore: Hartfeld Horror Story
Hero Hero, Vol. 1 · Hero, Vol. 2
High School Story High School Story, Book 1 · High School Story, Book 2 · High School Story, Book 3 · High School Story: Class Act, Book 1 · High School Story: Class Act, Book 2 · High School Story: Class Act, Book 3
It Lives It Lives In The Woods . It Lives Beneath
Home for the Holidays Home for the Holidays
Red Carpet Diaries Red Carpet Diaries, Book 1 · Red Carpet Diaries, Book 2 . Red Carpet Diaries, Book 3
Perfect Match Perfect Match, Book 1 · Perfect Match, Book 2
Bloodbound Bloodbound, Book 1 · Bloodbound, Book 2 · Bloodbound, Book 3 · Bloodbound: Dark Solstice
The Junior The Junior, Book 1
Veil of Secrets Veil of Secrets
America's Most Eligible America's Most Eligible: Season 10 · America's Most Eligible: All Stars · America's Most Eligible: Wedding Edition
Desire & Decorum Desire & Decorum, Book 1 · Desire & Decorum, Book 2 · Desire & Decorum, Book 3 · Desire & Decorum: First Winter
Across the Void Across the Void
The Senior The Senior
Big Sky Country Big Sky Country, Book 1 · Big Sky Country, Book 2
The Elementalists The Elementalists, Book 1 · The Elementalists, Book 2 · The Elementalists: Winters Past
A Courtesan of Rome A Courtesan of Rome
The Heist: Monaco The Heist: Monaco
Ride or Die: A Bad Boy Romance Ride or Die: A Bad Boy Romance, Book 1 · Ride or Die: A Bad Boy Romance, Book 2
Open Heart Open Heart, Book 1 · Open Heart: Second Year · Open Heart: Third Year
Passport to Romance Passport to Romance
Wishful Thinking Wishful Thinking
Nightbound Nightbound
Platinum Platinum
Sunkissed Sunkissed
The Royal Heir The Royal Heir, Book 1 · The Royal Heir, Book 2 · The Royal Heir, Book 3 · The Royal Finale
Bachelorette Party Bachelorette Party
Mother of the Year Mother of the Year
Save the Date Save the Date
The Royal Masquerade The Royal Masquerade
Baby Bump Baby Bump, Book 1 · Baby Bump, Book 2
Blades of Light and Shadow Blades of Light and Shadow, Book 1 · Blades of Light and Shadow, Book 2
Witness: A Bodyguard Romance Witness: A Bodyguard Romance
Distant Shores Distant Shores
The Nanny Affair The Nanny Affair, Book 1 · The Nanny Affair, Book 2
Queen B Queen B, Book 1 · Queen B, Book 2
My Two First Loves My Two First Loves
Rising Tides Rising Tides
Hot Couture Hot Couture
Foreign Affairs Foreign Affairs
With Every Heartbeat With Every Heartbeat
Laws of Attraction Laws of Attraction, Book 1 · Laws of Attraction, Book 2
A Very Scandalous Proposal A Very Scandalous Proposal
The Unexpected Heiress The Unexpected Heiress
Wake the Dead Wake the Dead
Surrender Surrender
Crimes of Passion Crimes of Passion