After finding herself at the center of a very public
scandal that left one man dead and another on the run, Lady Alexandra
Huntington has exiled herself to her brother's estate and is content to manage
his affairs. But the arrival of darkly handsome Collin Blackburn awakens her
curiosity and her desire--and the advantage of being a fallen woman is that she
can be ruined only once...
After a promise sworn to his father, Collin Blackburn
is compelled to seek the aid of the woman who brought about his brother's death
in a senseless duel. Yet Lady Alexandra is not the shameless femme fatale he
expected. In fact, Collin suspects she is guilty of nothing more than a hunger
to experience passion, and the brawny Scot is certainly equipped to oblige. But
the quick-witted, keenly sensual Alexandra has a few lessons of her own to
impart--on life, love, and the delicious joys of succumbing to temptation...