Rescued from smugglers by notorious scoundrel Damien Mackenzie, Lady Kiri Laford finds herself falling in love with her brother's oldest friend as they work together to stop a deadly threat against England's crown. Original.
In this spirited historical romance from Mary Jo Putney, a society woman falls for a gambler with a bad reputation. Lady Kiri Lawford knows Damian Mackenzie to be a rogue, but when he rescues her from some smugglers, she finds she can't help developing feelings for him. Damian resists her advances, as she is the sister of his friend, but he soon finds it difficult to fight his desire.