A promising young apothecary picks up the pieces of her life, only to collide with the ruthless thief-taker who once shattered her dreams and her heart.
When the love of his life chose an apprenticeship in Scotland over his marriage proposal, thieftaker Cameron Adair buried himself in his work--building an unmatched network of underworld spies. Forged by his reputation as a ruthless, greed-driven businessman, he has amassed a fortune. But he has one vulnerable spot in his armor--a brilliant, green-eyed apothecary, who continues to haunt his heart. When a murder investigation brings him back into contact with Charlotte Fielding, Cameron sets aside the past to find a killer and to distract a headstrong apothecary, clue by clue, kiss by kiss.
Thief-taker Cameron Adair and apothecary surgeon Charlotte Fielding team up again to track down the reason why so many of London's poor are dying at the hands of their trusted caretakers.
Four Determined Brothers ~ One Broken Town ~ A Mountain of Secrets
Will the fourteen-year-old secret she’s been keeping from him kill their second chance at love?
Can he protect the woman he loves from a cold-blooded killer—and win her battered heart?