Delaney Deverell has a private obsession - but when he finds the woman in his painting, and she needs help...well, he's there for her. There are mysteries to solve and a danger to face, and all while Dev and Léonie Girard are doing their best not to fall in love. But the inevitable will occur...they cannot escape destiny.
Ian McPherson is a Bow Street Runner, among other things. But the handsome Highlander is not pleased to be sent chasing down a stolen ruby, since its owner is the exact sort of Society Beauty he can't stand! Little does he know that Amelia DeVere is about to face the biggest challenge of her life and the results will change both of them - forever.