Miss Juliette Covington has spent the majority of her life hiding from the world. Cursed at the age of ten with a mysterious skin condition, Juliette is ostracized by society, and despised by her mother. When a mysterious stranger presents her with an escape, she quickly learns it’s not only her heart that is in danger. If her mother discovers her plan, Juliette’s entire future could be in jeopardy.
Lord Samuel Parkington has spent years working as a spy for the crown. Now retired, he is struggling to find his place in the world. Hiding from a future he doesn’t want, he seeks refuge in Hyde Park, only to collide with a young lady who instantly captivates him. Soon Sam is thrust into a scandal that could destroy not only the young lady being threatened, but his heart as well.