Another Dangerous Rogue takes center stage in this friends-to-lovers romance. With her emotionally intense and poignant storytelling, Clare brings to light one woman’s ability to deal with the trauma of abuse. Readers will be moved by the charming, compassionate hero and the inclusion of characters from the previous novels. This is a thoughtful and lovingly crafted romance.

The malicious author of a scandal sheet revels in maligning Lady Jessica Heyer’s reputation. Only her dearest friend Hayden, Duke of Alsborough, knows what secrets the lovely young widow is hiding behind her scandalous behavior. Hayden has loved Jessica for years, and now that she is a widow he would marry her in a heartbeat. But Jessica fears that love will ruin their friendship. Hayden is out to prove her wrong and convince her to put aside her fears. It isn’t until they are face to face with danger that Jessica realizes the depth of Hayden’s love and places her trust, her life and her heart in his hands. (ST. MARTIN’S, Mar., 380 pp., $7.99)
Reviewed by: 
Kathe Robin