Every Whispered Word - Orphan, Bk 4 Author:Karyn Monk When Lady Camelia Marshall barges uninvited into Simon Kell's London laboratory with a business proposition, she finds the inventor not at all as she had imagined. Far from the elderly scholar expected, Kent is handsomely disheveled, surprisingly brawny, and decidedly uninterested in helping her pursue the archaeological work of her late father ... more »that could make known to the world the stirring secrets of an ancient culture and the mysterious cave paintings of the lost Tomb of Kings.
Though intrigued by the strikingly unconventional beauty of Lady Camelia, Kent cannot fathom leaving behind his inventions and research to scrabble in the African dirt. But while he may not grasp the magnitude of Camelia's proposition at once, someone else does?someone willing to go to dangerous lengths to stop Camelia...and anyone associated with her. Suddenly, seduced by the sun-kissed hair and bronze skin of this gifted and indomitable woman, Kent finds himself drawn into a risky adventure that will lead him to an astonishing paradise he could never have imagined.« less
England, 1885. Story of Simon Kent, inventor, and Lady Camelia Marshall, archaeologist. Simon was one of the children adopted by Haydon and Genevieve in "The Wedding Escape." The other grown-up adopted "Kent" children are featured in "My Favorite Thief" and "The Prisoner." Excellent story.