Lily Snowe is the brightest diamond in London’s society, but her brilliance hides a scandalous past. Her every step skirts the shadow of her secrets. Her only confidants, the Mandeville brothers, have finally returned to London. Is this Lily’s chance, at last, to find freedom from the past and true love?
Ralph Mandeville is honor bound to protect his family and to protect Lily’s trust. But from the minute he sees her again, his passion threatens to overcome his sensibilities. The delicate dance of their courtship is thrown into chaos by a single cryptic phrase: The Mandevilles have been chosen.
How can their bright new love defeat a dark past and a sinister conspiracy?