Andrew Battencourt, Earl of Shefford, is looking forward to spending some quiet time in the country after a grueling year-long mission for the Home Office. But before Drew can begin his holiday, he is sent to secretly investigate a break-in, and meets the beautiful Princess Caroline.
Caro is in London to find a suitable husband to ensure she will not be the last of her royal line. The last thing she needs is a tempting man underfoot, asking questions and watching her with an intensity that sets her senses on fire. But as strange incidents escalate into violent episodes, Caro knows she'll need Drew's protection . . . and much, much more.