By Michelle Diener
Set in early nineteenth-century England, this brilliant and romantic ancient novel is going from the main based ballrooms of London to the city’s such a lot tawdry slums, as a lively younger lady is helping get to the bottom of a plot by means of Napoleon to bleed England of all its gold.
From nineteenth-century London’s dependent ballrooms to its darkest slums, a lively younger girl and a nobleman investigating for the Crown unmask a plot via Napoleon to bleed England of its gold.
Chance ended in Charlotte Raven’s transformation from chimney sweep to prosperous, expert noblewoman, yet she nonetheless walks a fragile tightrope among worlds, not able to show her again at the ruthless crime lord who was her early life protector.
When Lord Edward Durnham is tapped to unravel the secret of England’s swiftly disappearing gold, his seek leads him to the stews of London, and Charlotte turns into his interesting consultant to the city’s darkish, forbidding underworld. yet as her involvement brings Charlotte to the eye of fellows who've no qualms approximately who they harm, and as Edward forges a grudging alliance with the damaging ghosts of Charlotte’s former existence, she faces a decision: to proceed dwelling in limbo, or to shut the door at the earlier and probability her center and her happiness on an unpredictable destiny.