Whitney is an only child who lost her mother at a very young age. Misunderstood by her father and neighbors, she is the common topic of ridicule among the villagers until her Aunt take s her away to France in hopes of saving her.
Two years later, a dazzling Whitney makes her debut in the French society and becomes every French man's dream. Yet her heart yearns for her childhood love and she hopes he still awaits her back in her home town and all her efforts are directed solely towards winning him once she returns.
The Duke of Westmoreland is famous for all the wrong reasons and makes a very unusual betrothal agreement with Whitney's father. She is summoned home and is confronted by a strange neighbor who is dangerously attractive and keeps getting in her way as she tries to win her childhood love back. Unaware of his identity as a duke and as her legally betrothed, Whitney is caught between her infatuation and this newly budding feelings that she still can't understand.
A must read for any Romance lover. You will not be able to put the book down until you have reached the end, only to start over again!