To Protect an Heiress Author:Adrienne Basso Spirited Lady Meredith Barrington was the talk of the ton. Her bold ways were the subjuct of endless gossip, and her only true friend was Lavinia Morely, Marchioness of Dardington. But one afternoon, Lavinia died most tragically, leaving both her husband, Trevor, and Meredith shattered. — Still mourning years later, Trevor dulls his pain in drink... more » and reckless affairs, while Meredith is as independent as ever, unwilling to be any man's chattel. Yet a chance meeting ignites a mutual passion neither anticipated- and neither can resist.
But there's a killer at large in London, stalking beautiful women, and Meredith is worthy prey. Having lost his first love, Trevor will take any risk to avoid losing another.« less