A Lady, A Kiss, A Christmas Wish: A Sweet Historical Regency Romance (Daughters of Desire (Scandalous Ladies) Book 1)


NOVELLA: Brandon is the son of a Lord but decided to choose a different path in life instead of taking his place in society. He became a physician to help the less fortunate people and finds great fulfillment in his work. Joy is a companion to an older lady who mistreats her and the staff, leaving Joy lonely and miserable. Brandon visits the older lady, who complains of medical issues often and witnesses how she mistreats Joy. Joy caught Brandon’s eye the first time he met her and he would love to get to know her better, but Joy carries a secret that could destroy her job and everything she has worked for.

“A Lady, A Kiss, A Christmas Wish” is a sweet historical regency romance that will bring a smile to the reader and have one believing that Christmas wishes really can come true. The characters and story are beautifully written and bring the story alive. As this is a novella, one may feel that the romance between Brandon and Joy is rushed somewhat. The antics of the cat and dog add much to the story and bring a smile to one’s face. The reader will enjoy how Brandon brings happiness and Christmas to the widow, Joy, and the whole household. This is book 1 in the Daughters of Desire (Scandalous Ladies) series and a must read for everyone looking for a sweet and quick happily ever after.

Victoria Zumbrum