Can a Bold Deception
Elise MacGregor is in a fix. While visiting London to buy clothes for her upcoming marriage to an older gentleman, she develops a tendre for a handsome young man. Only after Elise has written to call off her engagement does she learn that the young man in question is really in love with her sister! Now, with her jilted suitor and father about to arrive during the capital's Frost Fair, Elise will have to confess that she was spurned . . . unless she can convince someone to pose as her new fiancé, just long enough for her to regain her pride.
Become a Forever Love?
Walter Belvedere finds the company of books infinitely preferable to hobnobbing with polite society, but he agrees to escort Elise, believing that she can grant him access to a magnificent library at task's end. To his surprise, this lovely and impulsive young woman turns out to be the most intriguing subject he's ever studied. But as the Frost Fair draws to a close, will they each discover a true love burning bright in a magical winter landscape?