A seductive, heartwarming holiday romance full of winter charm and second chances. Proving it’s never too late to find love… even when you least expect it.
Everyone knows Annabelle as someone else: Aunt, Mother, the late Lord Warrington’s widow… it feels as if her true identity has been lost. Then, one Christmas, trapped in a blizzard and far away from her everyday life and expectations, Annabelle is at last free to be herself. To her surprise, it becomes the Christmas she thought she would never have: a festive holiday so perfect, it is like a dream.
Until it all goes wrong.
Charming and distinguished, Lord Richard Scott, has suffered terribly at the hands of the young wife he was all but tricked into marrying, and now publicly humiliated, all he longs for is solitude and peace. When he is trapped at his local inn, during the worst snowstorm for over a decade, Lord Scott meets the beautiful and intriguing Ms Annabelle Sharpe.
Together, they share the most wonderful Yuletide either has ever known, but someone from the past returns to shatter their joy; ensuring that the course of true love never did run smooth…
Join Annabelle and Lord Scott in this captivating historical romance by Darcy Laurent. A standalone novel, from the Romance for the Seasons Series, this is the perfect Christmas romance to cosy up with and kindle your festive spirits. Enjoy Annabelle and Lord Scott’s romantic journey in and out of several festive seasons, as history and circumstance do their best to keep them apart. Will their ending be merry and bright?
Though part of The Romance for the Seasons Collection, all of these novels by Darcy Laurent are standalone stories and can be enjoyed in any order. Please note there is some adult content.
Fans of Julia Quinn, Lisa Kleypas and Emily Larkin will enjoy all of Darcy Laurent’s seductively escapist Regency romances – happy ever afters are, of course, guaranteed.