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NO PLACE FOR A LADY
Genre: Historical Romance
When Marcus Kane, Lord Chadwick, is asked to protect an MP from assassination, he expects this to be a fairly usual mission—until he meets his "partner," Fanny Delarive, a streetwise hellion.
Since childhood, Fanny has roamed the rookeries of London's slums and survived. She's savvy, intelligent and a superb actress who can change roles and accents at the drop of a hat. She can be a pub house whore, a servant in an elegant ballroom, a flirting miss or a thieving boy, and she is just what Marcus needs, but not what he wants.
With wit and near-slapstick humor, Katherine Greyle creates a delightful story peopled with engaging characters (mostly the feisty children Fanny befriends), sizzling sensual tension and an exciting mystery. The pace
Reviewed By: Kathe Robin
Published: May 2003