Badly wounded, Dominic is put in the care of a beautiful gentlewoman - Julianne Greystone - only to discover that her sympathies lie with his enemies. Yet he can't help but seduce the woman who saved his life, hoping she never learns of his betrayal.
Julianne is captivated by the wounded stranger she believes is a revolutionary hero. Until she discovers the truth…her ‘hero' is the privileged Earl of Bedford. Devastated and determined to forget him, Julianne travels to London. But when she finds herself in danger, it is Bedford who comes to the rescue. Now Julianne must navigate the intrigues of a perilous city, the wild yearnings of her own heart and the explosion of their passion.