Despite the odds, two poets manifest their dreams.
His recent appointment as Regius Professor of Greek has Jules Knowlton enjoying a life of leisure, one that begins with a writing retreat to stimulate his mind - but ends with the unanticipated arousal of his heart. The problem? His newfound ladylove is arranged to marry someone else.
Leila Owen is a loyal and devoted daughter, one who would do anything for her family - anything except marry the suitor they've chosen for her. Using her poetic cunning, she schemes ways to convince her parents the man of her choice is a better match. The problem? The suitor is nothing, if not perfect.
This is the love story of Jules and Leila, two poets who playact through life's charade. From second chance romances to mistaken identities, experience A Touch of Romance in this collection of one short novel, and 12 bonus, flash-fiction pieces.