I had a hard time staying interested in this bk.
Lady Ariana of Rosebriar is the Spy of the Night, a woman blackmailed into gathering secrets about the nobles. A woman who will do anything to protect her deaf son - and her secrets -- even if it means murder. But on her latest mission to deliver tawdry tidbits in a secret place in the church, she encounters a false priest, a man bent on exposing her. Though she initially escapes, Gabriel of Whitestone's resolve leads to her capture. He must deliver her to the King in order to earn the land that will provide safety and sustenance to his seven siblings.
A woman on the run having killed her abusive husband. A bounty hunter determined to find his half-brother's murderer. Meeting and marrying at first sight neither knows whats about to happen.
Lady Ariana kills her abusive husband to protect her son. Gabriel is a bounty hunter sent to capture his half-brothers murderer. She falls into his clutches. He struggles to win her trust putting his honor and duty at risk. Desire draws her to him, but her soul can never be tamed. Or can it?