By Christina Dodd
Unique book: 1994
Since youth, Rosie's existence has been the stage—passing herself off as a boy taking part in women's roles within the slightly disreputable theatrical troupe of actor Danny Plympton, Rosie's adoptive father. but if unanticipated chance confronts them, they need to flee London, taking shelter on the property of Sir Anthony Rycliffe. A good-looking, devil-may-care rakehell, Tony quick sees via Rosie's disguise.
But a lush, womanly shape and eminently kissable lips will not be the ravishing younger beauty's merely secrets—and the burning allure Tony feels for her doesn't decrease the peril she has dropped at his doorstep. The speeding rogue is set to strip the impossible to resist woman of her mysteries—and her masculine garb—using all of his fabled seductive powers. in spite of everything, Tony has a name to uphold, as . . .