By Lori Bond
Lady Caroline Stravers, basically daughter of the Earl of Wickshire, doesn't are looking to marry the crude, older guy her mom and dad have selected for her. within the early hours of the morning she sneaks out of her trendy London domestic to runaway for Paris or the US or even Australia.
Jerry, Viscount St. David, has been despatched by means of his father, the Duke of Danvers, to seize a Russian undercover agent who stole plans for a brand new kind of bayonet. If the Russians be ready to get the plans, this might rather well flip the tide of the Crimean War.
When the 2 meet each other at Paddington Station, Caroline consents to assist Jerry song down the secret agent in go back for passage to big apple urban. the 2 strike a cut price, and the following day board a steamship sure for America—and rumored to carry the Russian spy.
Wars, lives—and hearts—are at the line, yet operating in such shut quarters leads either Caroline and Jerry to find emotions neither anticipated. Will their new courting result in a more robust bond or jeopardize their undertaking?
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A Harmless Lie and a Dangerous Spy (Harmless/Dangerous Stories Book 1) by Lori Bond