Benedict is not ready to take on the responsibility of his father's title, but can Clara convince him that she is worth the risk?
Benedict is not ready to be a viscount, especially since his father has not yet technically died. The responsibilities are overwhelming, and to make matters worse, his meddling, matchmaking mother is hellbent on finding him a wife to become his viscountess. When he stumbles upon brilliant, beautiful Clara in the gardens of his home, he wonders if she would be worth settling down for.
Clara's reputation, according to her mother, is her most valuable asset. When the chemistry between her and the charming son of the manor, Benedict, becomes too hot to handle, she gives in, just enough to make her vulnerable to ruin. A snap decision on her part makes Benedict question everything about Clara, putting their future together in jeopardy.
Can Clara and Benedict find a way to trust each other?
With witty banter and engaging characters, this steamy historical novella is perfect for lovers of Tessa Dare and Sarah MacLean, and is the prequel to the Flower Sister Series.