"Lady Augusta Colebrook, "Gus," and her twin sister, Julia, need to rescue their friend's goddaughter, Caroline, from her violent husband. The sisters set out to Caroline's country estate, but their carriage is accosted. In the scuffle, Gus accidentally shoots and injures the ruffian, only to discover he is Lord Evan Belford, who was charged with murder twenty years ago. What follows is a high adventure full of danger, clever improvisation, heart- racing near misses, and a little help from Lord Evan. So begins the beguiling secret life and adventures of the Colebrook twins" --
Includes readers guide with discussion questions.