Miss Philippa Dunn, the only daughter of Lord Montclair is firmly on the shelf. After scolding her betrothed in colorful language and calling off their engagement, she is branded a shrew. She is a self-proclaimed bluestocking who enjoys reading.
Now, relegated to chaperone, Philippa is determined to help her beautiful cousin makes a better match than she did . . .
Until the handsome Duke of Chutney finds Philippa alone in her garden with a book that is not quite ladylike.
Perhaps the Duke will be the one to see past the cruel words of the Ton and melt the ice surrounding Philippa’s heart.