A delightful historical romance novella from the New York Times bestselling author of the Fairbourne Quartet!
Madeline Hunter weaves passion and adventure into this exquisite love story. A noblewoman, beset by her brother’s creditors, offers a cherished tapestry to a wealthy London merchant–who has more on his mind than settling her debts…
Originally published in the anthology Tapestry
Praise for the novels of Madeline Hunter:
“Clever plotting, delicious sensuality, excellent art history elements, and strong, magnetic characters will attract readers to this engaging and beautifully executed romance.” –Library Journal
“Hunter’s books are so addictive.”—Publishers Weekly
“Richly spiced with wicked wit and masterfully threaded with danger and desire…superbly sexy…irresistible and wonderfully entertaining.”—Booklist (starred review)
Madeline Hunter has published numerous critically acclaimed historical romances including The Conquest of Lady Cassandra, The Counterfeit Mistress, Ravishing in Red, Dangerous in Diamonds, and The Surrender of Miss Fairbourne. Her books regularly appear on the New York Times and USA Today bestseller lists. More than five million copies of her books are in print. She has won two RITA awards and holds a PhD in art history, which she teaches at the university level.