When stolen letters and blackmail bring Maggie Windham, who has lived for years under the stigma of being the Duke of Moreland’s illegitimate daughter, to investigator Benjamin Hazlit, she finds her attraction to this man growing with every encounter.
Lady Maggie Windham has secrets…
And she’s kept them…until now. When a blackmailer threatens to expose Maggie’s secret letters, she turns to investigator Benjamin Hazlit to keep catastrophe at bay.
Benjamin Hazlit has secrets of his own, including an earldom he never talks about. However, when Maggie comes to him with innocent eyes and a puzzling conundrum, he can’t help but offer his assistance. With each day that passes, Maggie intrigues Benjamin more than the riddle she’s set him to solve.
As Benjamin uncovers more and more of her past, Maggie struggles to keep him at a distance, until they both must decide whether it’s worth the risk to reveal the truth in their hearts…