Jacobin de Chastelux was bound and determined to take charge of her own life. When her uncle loses her in a card game, Jacobin does the only thing she can: flees. She's finally able to put the skills she's learned to the test, hiding out in a noble's kitchen and making delicious pastries. But her freedom is short-lived when her uncle is poisoned by one of her desserts! Forced to flee or be arrested, Jacobin seeks refuge at the last place anyone would suspect - with the very same man who had won her. Now Jacobin must work twice as hard to keep her secretand her heart.