Torn from the only home she’s ever truly known, young Lady Eleanor is thrust into the home of Lord William, a man she is forced to marry at the word of her uncle, the king. Isolated and alone, she struggles to know her husband, but he is cold and distant. That is, until he comes to her bedchamber.
William awakens new desires within Lady Eleanor that she never knew one could have. Things she imaged as dark, sinful, she learns she craves within her very soul. With William to guide her, she learns of lust and need.
As Lord William teaches Eleanor the ways of passion, she slowly teaches him the ways of love. Locked away in the cold winter of Northumberland, together they begin to awaken new things within each other, things neither ever dared to dream for.
Though not all is well as forces transpire to tear the lady from her lord…