By Julie McElwain
While very good FBI agent Kendra Donovan stumbles again in time and unearths herself in a nineteenth century English fortress lower than chance from a vicious serial killer, she scrambles to resolve the case earlier than it takes her life—200 years sooner than she used to be even born.
Beautiful and excellent, Kendra Donovan is a emerging megastar on the FBI. but her route to specialist luck hits a velocity bump in the course of a disastrous raid the place part her staff is murdered, a mole within the FBI is exposed and she or he herself is seriously wounded. once she recovers, she is going rogue and travels to England to assassinate the fellow accountable for the deaths of her teammates.
While fleeing from an unforeseen murderer herself, Kendra escapes right into a stairwell that can provide sanctuary but if she stumbles out back, she is within the similar position - Aldrich fort - yet in a unique time: 1815, to be exact.
Mistaken for a lady's maid employed to aid with weekend visitors, Kendra is pressured to speedy adapt to the period of time till she will be able to work out how she received there; and, extra importantly, find out how to come again domestic. despite the fact that, after the physique of a tender woman is located at the broad grounds of the county property, she begins to suppose there's a few function to her extraordinary situations. Stripped of her twenty-first century instruments, Kendra needs to use her wits on my own on the way to unmask a crafty madman.
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