Beautiful Marianne Winslow has had her share of suitors -- and her share of scandal. Three engagements, no wedding… And the ton is beginning to talk. Smoldering Rafe Knight has lived the past fifteen years of his life with one goal -- avenging the death of his parents. His final target? The Earl of Misbourne. The perfect bartering tool? The Earl's daughter, Marianne…. Held at gunpoint on Hounslow Heath, Marianne is taken captive by a mysterious masked highwayman. Her father must pay the price -- but Marianne finds more than vengeance in the highwayman's warm amber eyes….