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Genre: Historical Romance
When they were children, Selena, the falconer's daughter, saved the life of young John Markley, the Duke of Canby. He vows to repay the debt. But when he asks her to be his mistress and she refuses, he leaves to serve the Crown as the spy known as the Falcon. Years later, John learns that Selena has been accused of murder--his! In a daring rescue, John saves Selena, first from Newgate and then from the hangman's noose.
John's reappearance throws everything into an uproar--his mother's scheme
Selena has loved John forever, but as
Birdsell's novel that entwines elements of a spy thriller, a gothic suspense and a love story to more than satisfy readers. Though some events are predictable,
Reviewed By: Kathe Robin
Publisher: Berkley Sensation
Published: October 2005