Maxima, the half Mohawk, American heroine, loses her father under suspicious circumstances. She decides to walk to London from her uncles Yorkshire estate, dressed as a young man, to try to find out what really happened. En route, she runs into Robin. He has just returned from France, where he has spent the last twelve years spying. He is also a rich aristocrat. But he doesn't tell Maxie any of this. He decides he is going to accompany her to London, to make sure sure arrives safely. Eventually, Robin's older brother and Maxie's aunt also meet while searching for them and this leads to romance for them also. One of the best romances I've read lately. Great characters!
This synopsis report prepared by Kim Mills