After a few illicit trysts with her first love, Lady Amelia Huddleston discovers she’s been utterly ruined. She turns to her lover for help, but the scoundrel abandons her in her hour of need. Realizing time will soon reveal her indiscretion, she sets out to find a husband before the year ends.
Dr. Andrew Montgomery is married to his profession. As a talented young doctor, he works tirelessly at The London Hospital, treating the poor and forgotten in Darkest London. When he crosses paths with a beautiful debutante at a winter ball, their attraction is undeniable. Unfortunately, her secrets have crippled her, keeping her just beyond his reach. Can he convince her to trust him? Will her past destroy their future?