By Elizabeth Hoyt
Can a pirate research that the single precise treasure lies in a woman's heart?Widowed Silence Hollingbrook is impoverished, attractive, and kind--and 9 months in the past she made a terrible mistake. She went to a river pirate for assist in saving her husband and within the method made a discount that price her her marriage. That evening wounded her so extraordinarily that she hides within the foundling domestic she is helping run along with her brother. other than now that very same river pirate is back...and he's requesting her help."Charming" Mickey O'Connor is the main ruthless river pirate in London. Devastatingly good-looking and fearsomely clever, he clawed his method up via London's felony underworld. Mickey has no need for delicate feelings like compassion and love, and he sees humans as pawns to be manipulated. And but he's by no means been in a position to fail to remember the naive captain's spouse who got here to him for support and spent one memorable evening in his bed...talking. whilst his bastard female child was once dumped in his lap--her mom having died--Mickey couldn't face up to the Machiavellian urge to go away the infant on Silence's doorstep. the child will be hidden from his enemies and he'd additionally bind Silence to him by means of her love for his daughter.