Independent Margot de Bryun has no intention of giving a man control of her life! Although handsome rake Stephen Standish, Marquess of Fanworth, does pique her interest Maybe a man can offer other advantages?
Stephen sees Margot as perfect marriage materialtalented, intelligent and alluring. But when a stolen family ruby is traced to the jewelry shop Margot owns, Stephen is infuriated and demands she become his mistress. Except Margot's not one to be easily tamedand whether she be mistress or wife, sparks will certainly fly!
"Merrill delivers another juicy, scandalous romance." RT Book Reviews on The Fall of a Saint