|About the Book|
London, 1820The mission did not go quite as Robert Ware—known in society as the new Earl of Kirkland—planned. A spy in the service of His Majesty, Robert is a guest at a masquerade party as he retrieves vital information for a murder investigation. Until hes quite unexpectedly interrupted by an exquisite, masked woman with glittering green eyes. And a pistol she has cocked and aimed right at him...Lady Sophia Merrill has defiantly taken up justices shining sword, determined to expose the brigand who murdered her eccentric but brilliant father, and stole his latest invention. Now she must masquerade as Roberts betrothed in order to infiltrate the Inventors Society and find the killer. But the undeniable potent attraction between them not only imperils the investigation, but Sophias reputation... and both of their lives.