By Caroline Linden
"He'd by no means been shot by way of a woman...
He used to be a wonderful military officer, a guy of honor and heroism. yet that was once earlier than Alexander Hayes was once wrongly accused of treason. pressured to desert every thing he held expensive, Alec turned a undercover agent for England in an try and transparent his identify. His most recent fee sounds uncomplicated: find a retired soldier long past lacking. however it additionally sends him again domestic, to a relations who'd concept him useless for 5 years—and a girl who'd wish to shoot him.
Everything Cressida Turner's ever heard approximately Alec tells her that he's a traitor of the worst sort, and but this enigmatic, infuriating, and completely eye-catching guy could be the in simple terms individual she will be able to trust—and the one one that can locate her lacking father. With nowhere else to show, she reluctantly joins forces with Alec, unprepared for either the harmful secrets and techniques that threaten them and the relentless ardour that drives them into every one other's arms.