The Edge of Desire is the sixth novel in a seven book series tied together by a retreat called the Bastion Club. The author is Stephanie Laurens. Set after the Battle of Waterloo, these returning soldiers are all veterans of what today would be MI5 or the CIA. All the members inherited titles during the Napoleonic Wars and have returned to take up their familial duties which includes finding a bride among the English Ton. However the Bastion Club gentlemen are beginning to think it was easier fighting the French then it is finding the right girl for them. Love and danger, spies and mystery set the stage for these historic romance novels. Read and Enjoy!