From the author of In the Heart of the Highlander, a romance proving that inappropriate desires can provide the most passionate encounters... Harriet Benson takes her work at the Evensong Agency seriously, but lately, between convalescing from an illness and tending to her father and two young brothers, she's had to shorten her hours. So when a promising position opens up for part time work, she immediately accepts, despite the fact that her new boss is scandalously indecent—and dangerously appealing. Though his reputation paints him as a scoundrel, Sir Thomas Featherstone is more proper than anyone would guess. But Harriet's wit and luscious curves are driving him to distraction. She's the perfect woman to fill his office requirements, and other desperate needs he's been ignoring... Harriet has always held firm to the rule that a secretary must never fall in love with her employer. Only Thomas is determined to win her affections—and he's willing to risk any cost to make her his... Praise for the Ladies Unlaced Novels "Downton Abbey fans will fall in love.”—Tessa Dare, USA Today bestselling author "Full of witty dialogue and scorching romance.”—Elizabeth Essex, RITA Award-nominated author "Highly recommended.”—Library Journal Maggie Robinson, author of the Ladies Unlaced series, including In the Arms of an Heiress, In the Heart of the Highlander, and The Reluctant Governess, is a former teacher, library clerk, and mother of four who woke up in the middle of the night absolutely compelled to create the perfect man and use as many adverbs as possible doing so. A transplanted New Yorker, she lives with her not-quite-perfect husband in Maine, where the cold winters are ideal for staying inside and writing hot historical romances.