When sweet Lady Susanna Derring meets Gideon, she's fascinated by his spontaneous, daring approach to life. Everyone warns her that his devilish ways aren't just a show--they're a part of his life as a thief and swindler in a notorious gang from London's slums. But Susanna is tired of being safe. She could use a little danger in her life, and besides, what has London's stifling upper class ever done for her?
Susanna is quick to learn her lesson. Following Gideon into the gritty criminal underworld, she finds out that no rules apply and that no one--not even Gideon--is who they seem. In the dark underworld, Susanna begins to find her true self, but just might lose her heart along the way...