Book 2 in the Rogues' Gallery series.Anthony Dyson, Duke of Bradford, doesn't believe his father committed suicide, even after the scandal drives him from London. Now he's back, ready to face his responsibilities and carry on the Dyson name. When an enticing invitation from childhood sweetheart Emily Martin lands in his lap, he agrees to be her lover. He's secretly desired Emily for years and this is his chance to fulfill his utmost fantasies, but her inability to produce an heir stays him from proposing to the one woman who has captured his heart.After inheriting a fortune, Emily Martin vows to remain single--and as the widow of a country parson she has only one goal in mind. Ultimate pleasure. Who better to help her experience wantonness than her dear friend, Anthony Dyson? In exchange for his protection, she'll help him find a suitable bride. But being with Anthony--in bed and out--proves to be more than she bargained for, especially once she uncovers the dangerous truth behind his father's death.