Out of print for over ten years, bestselling author Jane Ashford presents a stunning reissue of her beloved Regency romance. Gavin Graham works alone, trusts one, and never, ever falls in love. But this spy may have met his match... Ex-governess Laura Devane has been handpicked to fulfill an important mission: distract Gavin from the deceptive charms of a Russian countess. Once, years ago, Laura defiantly rejected Gavin's marriage proposal, but w she meets his cool charm and tempting advances with maddening poise. Undeterred, Gavin is pulled by Laura's passion for intrigue, and when she plunges headfirst into a perilous investigation, Gavin fears t only for her safety, but for that of his heart as well.