A Grosvenor Square Christmas by Shana Galen, Vanessa Kelly, Anna Campbell and Kate Noble is an anthology of four short stories centered around a single address, Number 3 Grosvenor Square. The house is famous for its annual Christmas ball where some sort of magic always happens, nudged along by Lady Winterson and her loyal butler.
Its 1803, and the Harcourts are all in attendance at Lady Winterson’s annual Christmas ball. Rowena, the dowager Duchess is shocked to see a familiar face. The Harcourts are former French Royals who had to flee to England during the Revolution. Rowena owes her life to a footman who sheltered her and her young son and helped her flee to England. He is back now, and a very well known spy for England. As they share a dance, old emotions surface and Rowena is surprised to find that Gabriel has feelings for her. The magic of Christmas brings these two most unlikey people together in Shana Galen’s story.
Vanessa Kelly brings us One Kiss for Christmas. The beautiful Amelia Easton is the belle of the ball. Her parents expect her to make a good marriage. She has to choose one of the titled gentlemen who follow her around and hang on to her. Nigel Dash lives a simple lifestyle that hides his wealth. He is also not of noble blood but his love for Amelia is pure. How he wishes she will look upon him as more than a friend! Lady Winterson comes to the rescue. And the Grosvenor Square mansion lives up to its legend.
Susannah has always tagged along behind her brother and his friend Sebastian. Sebastian is her best friend and he calls her little Suzie. Then he leaves her devastated when he embarks on a Grand Tour. Taking her aunt’s advice to heart, Susannah concentrates on developing some lady like ways. Its Christmas time and the annual ball at No.3 Grosvenor Square is in full swing. Sebastian is back from his tour and roped into attending the ball. He is attracted to a beautiful young woman who seems to have everyone’s attention, and shocked to see it is his little Suzie. Lady Winterson and Philbert the butler give Sebastian a helping hand and two souls in love are united yet again.
These stories tell the story of hope, love and the magic of Christmas. There is more magic in store for you when you read A Grosvenor Square Christmas, brought to you by four wonderful romance authors.