What happens when a struggling actress and a grieving widower come together in a night of unbridled debauchery orchestrated by a bored and machinating rake? With the devil in charge...there will be hell to pay!
She’s a lonely lady down on her luck... Phoebe Scott, alias Kitty Willis, is a struggling Covent Garden actress with a bruised heart and a closely guarded secret.
He’s steadfast and eminently respectable.. Sir Edward Chambers, Ned to his intimates, is guilt-ridden over his beloved wife’s death and avowed to live out a rustic and mundane life … of celibacy.
With the devil in charge — there will surely be hell to pay. Devil in disguise, Viscount Ludovic DeVere, is determined to return his best friend, Ned, to the land of the living. His meddling machinations result in a night of mind blowing passion after which “dull dog Ned” awakes to find himself in the King of England’s bed!
Phoebe, an aspiring actress is eager to acquire an acting job. In order to do that, she’s going to have to find a patron and there is no one better fit for the description than the local rake, Viscount Ludovic DeVere.
But DeVere is not alone when Phoebe approaches him. His best friend, Ned ( a widower) is accompanying him. Ned and Phoebe are immediately drawn to each other.
DeVere, seeing that his friend, Ned, and the new girl at his feet love one another, makes him decide to interfere to bring them together. But just how far will he need to go to prove to Ned that Phoebe is the woman made just for him?
Rating: 3 Kisses