Now a New York Times Bestseller!
"A dazzling debut brimming with passion, romance, and
-Sophia Nash, RITA ward-winning author of Secrets of a
An earl who can't be bribed...
Gayle Windham, earl of Westhaven, is the first legitimate son
and heir to the duke of Moreland. To escape his father's inexorable
pressure to marry, he decides to spend the summer at his townhouse
in London, where he finds himself intrigued by the secretive ways
of his beautiful housekeeper...
A lady who can't be protected...
Anna Seaton is a beautiful, talented, educated woman, which is
why it is so puzzling to Gayle Windham that she works as his
As the two draw closer and begin to lose their hearts to each
other, Anna's secrets threaten to bring the earl's orderly life
crashing down-and he doesn't know how he's going to protect her
from the fallout...
"A luminous and graceful erotic Regency...a captivating
love story that will have readers eagerly awaiting the planned
- Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"Burrowes' outstanding debut is a witty, sensual,
Regency romance featuring complex characters who ring to to the
time period, leaving readers saying huzzah!"
- Booklist (starred review)