Dark secrets, betrayal, murder
Jenny, close friend and companion to Mary, Queen of Scots, has grown up at the French court – a place of ruthless ambition, intrigue and deceit. When Jenny overhears a whispered plot, and several mysterious deaths take place, she turns spy for Mary.
Then Mary returns to Scotland to claim her throne, and the girls face even greater peril. There are many who would slit Mary’s throat to steal her crown, and Jenny must protect her mistress – while aso fighting her feelings for the charismatic nobleman Duncan Alexander.