Natasha's Secret is a gripping historical romance set against the backdrops of Georgian England and Imperial Russia. The heroine, Natasha, secretly loves Alan Tresselian. When they both sail to the opulent court of the Empress Elisabeth of Russia, she hopes he will return her love. Instead, he remains faithful to the girl who has just married his best friend, a Jacobite sympathiser. Natasha and the girl who will one day become known as Catherine the Great discover a plot to murder the Empress, who is sexually attracted to Alan Tresselian's good looks. Only after many exciting twists and turns of the plot is Natasha able to find the true love that has evaded her.