GENRE: Steampunk Romance
Sophia may be the youngest Windsor, but she knows her mind. A Princess of York, she’s committed to do her duty – prevent Jonas Byron from finding Nikola Tesla and decimating the time line.
Jax Ruston is a rugged metalsmith with curly hair and dimples to die for. A resident of 1855, he’s pledged to help Sophia find Jonas. Together, they journey across continental Europe in pursuit of Jonas.
Despite her duty, Sophia’s attracted to handsome Jax. However, he’s committed to living in 1855. Can Sophia keep her focus on her mission, or will desire interfere with her task? Only one thing is certain: a princess is always right.
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“Gus? Lord Ridgecroft? Are you here?”
“I seemed to have crushed a bed of dahlias. I’ll be all right, Miss Windsor.”
Sophia drew in a deep, calming breath, as a strong sense of responsibility settled over her. She had a mission — find Jonas Byron and prevent him from interfering with Nikola Tesla’s life. It sounded easy, but Jonas had a head start and depending on when she landed, she might be days behind him.
“Oww!” Gus’ shrill cry pierced the night air.
“Lord Ridgecroft!” Jax rushed to the spot where his cry of distress originated. Sophia scrambled to her feet, unsure of her surroundings, though she believed they landed in the spot they had left from — the garden behind the Ridgecroft townhouse in London.
The stars provided little light. Kerosene lamps from the street cast long murky shadows over the garden walls.
“Ow! Ow! Ow!” Gus cried.
Jax reached him. “His hand is caught in some type of trap.”
Sophia frowned. Augustus “Gus” Darling had been thrust into the role of a nobleman when his uncle, Douglas Dunkirk, passed away. She really should remember to address him as such.
Slowly, she inched toward Jax and Lord Ridgecroft’s shadows.
A door slammed. “Who’s out there?”
She recognized the voice of Jeeves, the Ridgecroft’s butler. Her shoulders relaxed a little.
“It’s Sophia Windsor! Lord Ridgecroft appears hurt.”
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Stephanie Burkhart is a 911 dispatcher for LAPD. She was born and raised in Manchester, New Hampshire. After serving 11 years in the US Army she currently calls Castaic, California her home. Stephanie was married in Denmark in 1991 and has two young sons. She adores chocolate, is addicted to coffee and enjoys early morning walks. She’s also an assistant den leader for her son’s Cub Scout den and is a Boy Scout mom. She writes paranormal, contemporary, and steampunk romance and has two children’s books published with 4RV Publishing.
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