Violet Whitechapel committed an unspeakable crime to save a
child. To escape the hangmanâ€™s noose, she takes refuge in a
crumbling abbey with secrets darker than her own. When its
master offers her a temporary post, Violet cannot say no.
But when secrets begin to unravel, none of the abbeyâ€™s
residents will be able to remain hidden.
THEIR PASSION BURNS BRIGHT . . .
Alistair Waldegrave keeps his daughter imprisoned in the
black heart of his Gothic abbey. As he searches for a cure
to the disease the villagers call demonic, his new governess
brings much needed light into their lives. But how can the
passion between them survive the darkness encroaching from
outside their sheltered walls?