From the New York Times bestselling author of The Secret Wedding, a classic Regency romance back in print and in trade paperback for the first time.
Though the widowed Chloe Stanforth loves her house by the sea, a series of puzzling incidents has left her unsettled and anxious to find a new home. Her situation is complicated by the arrival of her husband''s cousin, for whom she has long harbored a deep and guilty attraction.
Back from the war, Justin Delamere hopes he can finally woo Chloe, until he suspects her guilty of treason-and murder. Can he trust the woman he''s always desired, and can Chloe surrender her most private secrets to the man who controls her freedom and now her heart?