By Michelle Griep
A mysterious invitation to spend Christmas at an English manor domestic may perhaps carry danger...and love?
England, 1851: while Clara Chapman gets an fascinating invitation to spend Christmas at an English manor domestic, she is hesitant but feels forced to attend—for if she continues to be the period of the twelve-day get together, she is promised a sum of 5 hundred pounds.
But is she strolling into chance? It appears to be like so, particularly whilst she comes head to head with one of many different guests—her former fiancé, Benjamin Lane.
Imprisoned unjustly, Ben wishes revenge on whoever stole his honor. while he’s given the opportunity to realize his freedom, he jumps at it—and is confronted with the anger of the lady he stood up on the altar. introduced jointly lower than mysterious situations, Clara and Ben realize that what they’ve been striving for isn’t what eventually matters.
What concerns such a lot is what Christmas is all approximately . . . love.
Pour a cup of tea and settle in for publication 1 of the as soon as Upon a Dickens Christmas series--a page-turning Victorian-era vacation tale--by Michelle Griep, a reader and critic favorite.
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12 Days at Bleakly Manor: Book 1 in Once Upon a Dickens Christmas by Michelle Griep