Genre: Sweet Regency, Historical Romance
Lady Veronica Carstairs’ mission: keep her beautiful and naïve friends out of the clutches of money-grubbing rakes.
Traveling to the Yorkshire moors by horseback to investigate another suitor, Veronica is set upon by a pack of wild dogs—and rescued by a handsome stranger who also seems on the brink of madness.
Known only as “The Riverkeep,” Julian Masters, the seventh Earl of Eve, lives in a deserted abbey and prowls the windswept moors determined to expose the fiends who murdered his family.
When Julian realizes the man Veronica is investigating holds answers he seeks, the pair is thrust into a dangerous intrigue. Sparks fly between them. But how can a wild lord with a wounded soul win the heart of a beautiful and independent lady?