Lorraine Heath gives us a smart, sassy heroine with a secret in her upcoming novel When the Duke Was Wicked.That the secret is given plenty of foreshadowing makes it no less interesting and unusual as a plot device.
Lady Grace never really got over her childhood crush on the Duke of Lovingdon. But he has changed drastically. Because of the tragedy that has befallen him, he can’t risk his heart. She can’t go into a marriage unless her heart and her trust are fully engaged.
A final complication serves to bring them together and cements their bond to go forward together come what may.