Lady Pippa Godfrey has suffered the most ruinous London
Season. She escapes to her Somerset estate for a quiet
Christmastide holiday with her family, away from society’s
prying eyes. But before her parents can join her, a storm
crashes down on Somerset to destroy any hope of Pippa’s
white Christmas dream. The roads have flooded and travel
is impossible, leaving her stranded and alone. But a
muddied, angry and devilishly handsome lord appears at her
door demanding shelter.
his parents, the Marquis and Marchioness of Bowmont, to
attend a holiday party in the wilds of the country, far from his
London townhouse. He suspects they command his
attendance for far different reasons than a simple country
party. When a storm strands his carriage, he’s forced to seek
shelter at the only home for miles around, a local manor
called Helton House.
he’s been raised to do—demand she provide him and his
servants with shelter until the storm passes. But the beautiful
woman draws his interest far more than he’s willing to admit.
Can Lucas find a way out of the predicament his parents
she is bombarded with memories of betrayals in her past.
Can she forget those difficult life lessons to claim
a Christmastide kiss from a perfect stranger?
Christina McKnight is a book lover turned writer. From a
young age, her mother encouraged her to tell her own
stories. She’s been writing ever since.
family, her wine, and lots of coffee. Oh, and her
books…don’t forget her books! Most days she can be
found writing, reading, or traveling the great state of California.