Isabella Adams has tasted desire—and paid the price.
With four scandalous attachments to her name, only the fierce patronage of Lady Watson has kept the doors of fashionable society open. And yet, when a handsome stranger literally sweeps her off her feet, Isabella can't help but yearn for more…
After five long years away from England, Lord James Crawford has returned to find little has changed—aside from his aunt's new companion. James cannot equate the reserved Miss Adams with the wicked rumours surrounding her—but he can't deny he'd like to look more closely.
Soon, the attraction between them becomes undeniable…and giving into temptation has never tasted so sweet. But when the secrets of the past are revealed, will Isabella accept her lord's most improper proposal?