Tycoon - Joanna Shupe This is 0.5 book (basically the first) in the "The Knickerbocker Club" series. This is a short read that you can read easily and enjoy a lot. I love Joanna Shupe writing. This book is set in the late 1800's in America.
Clara Dawson has taken care of herself for a long time and now that she has been witness to a crime she is being hunted down. While running at a train station she grasp Ted Harper at total stranger and tries to throw off the people chasing her. Ted is taken back by this women who has basically took a hold of him and now he finds he wants to help her.