Caroline had been left a tidy fortune by her father. Enough to attract a husband. But Caroline was not interested in being married for her wealth. Furthermore, her guardian uncle was 'investing' her money in some ridiculous scheme involving mechanical magic. It was not until the dashing and enigmatic Lord Terrell took an interest in both her and the magic that things really began to happen. And with Caroline's suspicions of Lord Terrell's motives the affair took a lot of untangling.