A lady in waiting Phillipa Carstairs is absolutely lovelyso everyone has said since the hour she entered the world. Any gentleman would thrill to make her his bride, yet Pippa is all alone, waiting for a fiancé who disappeared many months ago. Shes long forgotten why she loved him, and shes nearly given up hope.
A man of action At first glance, Maxwell, Lord Montrose, is nothing but a dandyalbeit a well-chiseled, irresistibly handsome one! But his foppish demeanor hides a keen mind and a steely resolve. A spy for the Crown who knows absolutely everyone, hes the only one who can help Pippa find her missing fiancé.
An irresistible desire Crossing England on the trail of the elusive husband-to-be, Maxwell and Pippa have the best of intentions. But a simmering attraction builds in close quarters . .
. with a sinful passion that will be impossible to deny.