Impending Danger by Jeanette Cooper
Approx. 133,910 words.
Published on December 9, 2010.
Gabrielle falls in love with the future duke of Falkhurst after he rescued her from a near death experience. A nun, torn between her vows and secularism, fights a losing battle with passions drawing her and Jonathan together. Their love match is perfect until his deceit surrounding her father’s death tears them apart—then he is falsely imprisoned and she faces the worst nightmare of her life.