True love sees a distant dream, but this dainty lady’s sweet, calming presence soothes his troubled soul . . . just being near her sends tingles down his spine, and all he wants to do is take her in his arms and make her his own.
Tobias Peyton, Marquess of Penwell, is terrified that his gravely ill grandfather might die. When the sick old man wrings a promise from him to find a lady of the ton to marry, and soon, how can he refuse? Lady Selina seems a perfect match, but Tobias knows he can never love her. Their marriage will doom him to a loveless marriage of convenience, but he feels he has no choice until an enchanting young lady unexpectedly appears in his life.
Daisy Gibson is a physician’s daughter, a dedicated healer of the sick, whose father serves the wealthiest families of London’s fashionable ton. A woman in a man’s world, she dreams only of one day taking over her father’s practice, despite Society’s disapproval. Love is the last thing on her mind when she’s tasked with nursing the Duke of Berbrook. Until she meets his handsome grandson and is swept off her feet by his charms, dreaming that he might one day return her love. When she learns he’s engaged to a lady of the ton, that dream, and her heart, is crushed. But Daisy has no idea how she has changed Tobias’s mind . . . and captured his heart.
If you like engaging characters, heart-wrenching twists and turns, and lots of romance, then you’ll love this novel.