A romantic suspense story where a couple forced together find their way to true love. Lady Lucy Cavendish descends from her country estate to London with her new husband, the rakish Marquess of Bristol, a complete stranger to her and a savage brute by reputation. Her brother James, the new Duke of Devonshire descends to their new estate with the rest of the ton to celebrate the new couple at a dinner party, a tradition of the Marquess's family. A shocking murder ruins the dinner party and potentially Lucy's reputation as a hostess. Everyone at the party has something to hide and secrets are as common as titles amongst the elites. Murder is a horrendous affair and one that Lucy wishes no part in at that. But what if this crime isn't the last? Her new husband, the rakish, insufferable Marquess of Bristol chases danger at every turn. He's the last man in England Lucy ever wished to marry, yet, besotted with his new bride, he'll do everything in his power to make her world safe again.