Disgraced, destitute, and determined to find out the truth . . . Madeleine Russell counted on making a splendid match. Instead, a devastating family scandal left her orphaned and penniless . . . and determined to uncover the villain who disgraced and killed her father. The beautiful, quick-witted Maddy disguises herself as a household servant, vowing to work in her prime suspect s house and learn the truth. But the closer she gets to the man who may have ruined her family, the more she feels drawn in by his wicked reputation . . . Captain Thomas Morgan rose from lowly beginnings on London s streets to attain wealth, influence, and a highborn fiancee. Yet his gaze keeps returning to his feisty new housemaid, a stunning brunette who clearly harbors a secret agenda. A desire rooted in deception could lead Maddy and the captain to explosive passion . . . or shattered hearts."