Gabrielle Foote is a woman who's ahead of her time. She's a writer and a poet, a women's rights activist -- and a willing spy for her country. She's also beautiful, unconventional, and ripe for adventure. Major Darcy Rhoads is a British officer in a foreign land. The last thing he needs is an upstart American minx in his life. But when fate throws Gabrielle and Darcy together in a carriage for the ride of their lives, it's desire at first sight. With war on the horizon and the future of two nations poised in the balance, can Gabrielle and Darcy find common ground? With love to lead the way, anything's possible . . . especially in Darcy's Kiss . . .