A Christmas Eve ball.
A light-hearted beauty.
An earl who needs to come in from the cold.
All year long, Chloe Garland's been trading witty remarks and heated glances with her nemesis, the arrogant Lord Cheverell. But when Chloe tricks him into wearing a hideous waistcoatcomplete with sequins, pompoms, and jingle bellsto her family's Christmas Eve party, she may have gone too far. Her penalty? A single, scorching kissand a Christmas gift she never expected.
A warm, funny, Regency short story to celebrate a few cherished traditions: ugly Christmas sweaters, family togetherness, and the true spirit of the holidayslove. Length: approximately 50 pages.