Enchanting daughter of a poor English vicar, Taryna was posing as a Canadian heiress to please her lonely school friend, Kit. It was an innocent masquerade to appease Kit's snobbish stepmother.
So Taryna was drawn into the glittering world of fabulous wealth and gaiety. But was it all so gay and lighthearted, she wondered? Why had Kit's father entrusted her with a mysterious secret mission? What if he discovered the truth about her?
Before the masquerade was over, Taryna had become the pawn of an unscrupulous financier-and her untried heart learned the meaning of passionate love!