A Gentleman by Any Other NameLarge Print - 2006
"Kicking off a new series in fine form, seasoned romance novelist Michaels introduces the Beckets of Romney Marsh. Romance is only part of the well-executed plot, and the dynamic among the various Becket siblings is vital, humorous and authentic, making this an engaging beginning to the Beckets' saga." -- Publishers Weekly
Chance Becket has spent his entire lifetime trying to forget his childhood and the town of Romney Marsh. He has become a London gentleman and has managed to keep the nightmares of his earlier years at bay.
Now a widower, he hires Julia, a mysterious woman, as his daughter's governess and quickly learns that she has the ability to soothe his ravaged soul. But when an emergency draws them back to the windswept coast of Romney Marsh, Chance will be forced to confront his past and the ghosts of his childhood.
New York Times bestselling author Kasey Michaels has been awarded the Career Achievement Award from Romantic Times for her Regency-era historical romances.