The second installment in The Ladies Travelers Society series begins another great adventure. Lady Willhelmina Bascombe finds with her husbands death, there is a missing piece of art that she needs to fund her future. Set up by the Society to act as a chaperone leading a group to Europe, she sets out to find an art collector in Venice that she thinks can help her. Little does she know there is someone else looking for that piece of art that had been a part of his family's collection. Dante Augustus Montague tracts down a trail that leads to Lady Willie having the piece of art. As things often happen, as Dante attaches himself to Willie's group, an attraction begins to grown. With each not knowing the other is seeking the same piece of art, when the truth comes out, it could be devastating.
Follow the adventure of this highly amusing and charming couple and see where it takes them.
As with all of Victoria Alexander's books, you will be glad you picked this up to read. Cannot wait for more adventures of the Lady Travelers Society!
Join the Lady Travelers Society in their latest romantic misadventure, from #1 New York Times bestselling author Victoria Alexander
She must secure her future
A lady should never be obliged to think of matters financial! But when Lady Wilhelmina Bascombe’s carefree, extravagant lifestyle vanishes with the demise of her husband, her only hope lies in retrieving a family treasure—a Renaissance masterpiece currently in the hands of a cunning art collector in Venice. Thankfully, the Lady Travelers Society has orchestrated a clever plan to get Willie to Europe, leading a tour of mothers and daughters…and one curiously attentive man.
He must reclaim his heritage
Dante Augustus Montague’s one passion has long been his family’s art collection. He’s finally tracked a long-lost painting to the enchanting Lady Bascombe. Convinced that the canvas had been stolen, he will use any means to reclaim his birthright—including deception. But how long before pretend infatuation gives way to genuine desire?
Now they’re rivals for a prize that will change everything
Willie and Dante know they’re playing with fire in the magical moonlit city. Their common quest could compromise them both…or lead them to happily-ever-after.