My Heart's Desire
Orphaned and penniless, Miriame has learned to survive in the back slleys of Paris as a thief. When she finds a badly wounded gentleman in the streets, she steals his boots, his purse and his identity. As Jean-Paul Metin, she joins the King's Guard to make her fortune.
After a miraculous recovery, Jean-Paul goes in search of the scoundrel who robbed him of everything. But instead he finds love... More
Orphaned and penniless, Mirianne Dardagny has learned to survive in the back alleys of Paris using her wits and quick fingers, desperately seeking any chance to escape her fate. Jaded as she is, however, she cannot leave a badly wounded gentleman to die in the streets after being attacked by ruffians - though, she easily steals his boots, his purse...and his identity. As Jean-Paul Metin, she joins the Musketeers of the King's Guard, certain she has found a way to make her fortune.
After a miraculous recovery, Jean-Paul goes in search of the scoundrel who took everything he had. Yet the defiant young lad proves a force to be reckoned with and retribution will be hard won - harder still when Jean-Paul meets the boy's sister, a spirited beauty whose kiss almost makes him forget the danger that stalks him. But when he discovers that the thief who stole his name and the woman who stole his heart are one and the same, his battle for vengeance quickly becomes a passionate fight for love...
This book was previously published by Kensington Books under the name Thief of Hearts.